NYSE:CCL - Carnival Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $56.60 -0.66 (-1.15 %) (As of 03/22/2019 09:55 AM ET)Previous Close$57.26Today's Range$56.59 - $57.1752-Week Range$45.64 - $69.11Volume323,834 shsAverage Volume3.59 million shsMarket Capitalization$29.83 billionP/E Ratio13.29Dividend Yield3.54%Beta1.26 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Carnival Corporation operates as a leisure travel company in North America, Australia, Europe, and Asia. It operates in four segments: North America and Australia Cruise Operations, Europe and Asia Cruise Operations, Cruise Support, and Tour and Other. The company operates cruises under the Carnival Cruise Line, Princess Cruises, Holland America Line, P&O Cruises (Australia), Seabourn, Costa, AIDA, P&O Cruises (UK), and Cunard brand names. It also owns Holland America Princess Alaska Tours, a tour company in Alaska; and the Canadian Yukon, which owns and operates hotels, lodges, glass-domed railcars, and motor coaches. In addition, the company is involved in the lease of cruise ships. It sells its cruises primarily through travel agents and tour operators. Carnival Corporation was incorporated in 1972 and is headquartered in Miami, Florida. Receive CCL News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for CCL and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Water transportation Sub-IndustryHotels Resorts & Cruise Lines SectorConsumer Discretionary Current SymbolNYSE:CCL Previous Symbol CUSIP14365830 CIK815097 Webwww.carnival.com Phone305-599-2600Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.32 Current Ratio0.24 Quick Ratio0.19Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio13.29 Forward P/E Ratio11.94 P/E Growth0.89 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$18.88 billion Price / Sales1.58 Cash Flow$9.5932 per share Price / Cash Flow5.90 Book Value$46.40 per share Price / Book1.22Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.26 Net Income$3.15 billion Net Margins16.70% Return on Equity12.44% Return on Assets7.22%Miscellaneous Employees102,000 Outstanding Shares526,960,000Market Cap$29.83 billion Next Earnings Date3/26/2019 (Confirmed) OptionableOptionable Carnival (NYSE:CCL) Frequently Asked Questions What is Carnival's stock symbol? Carnival trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CCL." How often does Carnival pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Carnival? Carnival declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, January 17th. Investors of record on Friday, February 22nd will be paid a dividend of $0.50 per share on Friday, March 15th. This represents a $2.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.53%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 21st. View Carnival's Dividend History. How will Carnival's stock buyback program work? Carnival declared that its board has approved a stock repurchase program on Monday, April 24th 2017, which permits the company to repurchase $1,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to repurchase up to 2.4% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are generally a sign that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued. How were Carnival's earnings last quarter? Carnival Corp (NYSE:CCL) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, September, 27th. The company reported $2.36 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $2.32 by $0.04. The firm had revenue of $5.84 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $5.80 billion. Carnival had a net margin of 16.70% and a return on equity of 12.44%. The firm's revenue was up 5.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm posted $2.29 EPS. View Carnival's Earnings History. When is Carnival's next earnings date? Carnival is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, March 26th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Carnival. How can I listen to Carnival's earnings call? Carnival will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, March 26th at 10:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link. What price target have analysts set for CCL? 19 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for Carnival's stock. Their predictions range from $54.00 to $85.00. On average, they expect Carnival's share price to reach $69.4773 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 22.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Carnival. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Carnival? 19 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Carnival in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 14 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Carnival. Has Carnival been receiving favorable news coverage? Media headlines about CCL stock have trended somewhat positive on Friday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Carnival earned a media sentiment score of 0.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the company a news buzz of 7.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future. Who are some of Carnival's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Carnival include Royal Caribbean Cruises (RCL), Brookfield Infrastructure Partners (BIP), Carnival (CUK), Kirby (KEX), Golar LNG (GLNG), Matson (MATX), GasLog (GLOG), Teekay Lng Partners (TGP), GasLog Partners LP Unit (GLOP), Golar LNG Partners (GMLP), Tidewater (TDW), Golden Ocean Group (GOGL), Hoegh LNG Partners (HMLP), KNOT Offshore Partners (KNOP) and International Seaways (INSW). What other stocks do shareholders of Carnival own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Carnival investors own include Starbucks (SBUX), Home Depot (HD), General Electric (GE), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), NVIDIA (NVDA), Boeing (BA), Cisco Systems (CSCO), CVS Health (CVS), Alibaba Group (BABA) and AT&T (T). Who are Carnival's key executives? Carnival's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Arnold W. Donald, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 64)Mr. David Bernstein, CFO & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 61)Mr. Arnaldo Perez, Gen. Counsel & Company Sec. (Age 59)Mr. Stein Kruse, Chief Exec. Officer of Princess Cruises, Holland America Line, Seabourn & Carnival Australia (Age 60)Mr. Michael Olaf Thamm, Chief Exec. Officer of the Costa Group & Carnival Asia (Age 55) Who are Carnival's major shareholders? Carnival's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Suntrust Banks Inc. (7.32%), BlackRock Inc. (5.39%), Northern Trust Corp (4.27%), Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund (1.66%), London Co. of Virginia (1.28%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (0.89%). Company insiders that own Carnival stock include Alan Buckelew, Arnaldo Perez, Arnold W Donald, David Bernstein, Richard Glasier, Sir John Parker, Sir Jonathon Band and Stein Kruse. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Carnival. Which major investors are selling Carnival stock? CCL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Northern Trust Corp, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Jennison Associates LLC, Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC, Ontario Teachers Pension Plan Board, FMR LLC, BlackRock Inc. and Brandywine Global Investment Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Carnival company stock in the last year include Arnaldo Perez, Arnold W Donald, David Bernstein and Stein Kruse. View Insider Buying and Selling for Carnival. Which major investors are buying Carnival stock? CCL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Norges Bank, Millennium Management LLC, American Century Companies Inc., Two Sigma Advisers LP, Altshuler Shaham Ltd, Eagle Asset Management Inc. and APG Asset Management N.V.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Carnival. How do I buy shares of Carnival? Shares of CCL can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Carnival's stock price today? One share of CCL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $56.60. How big of a company is Carnival? Carnival has a market capitalization of $29.83 billion and generates $18.88 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $3.15 billion in net income (profit) each year or $4.26 on an earnings per share basis. Carnival employs 102,000 workers across the globe. What is Carnival's official website? The official website for Carnival is http://www.carnival.com. How can I contact Carnival? Carnival's mailing address is 3655 N W 87TH AVE PO BOX 1347, MIAMI FL, 33178. The company can be reached via phone at 305-599-2600. MarketBeat Community Rating for Carnival (NYSE CCL)Community Ranking: 2.6 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 819 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 742 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,561MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Carnival and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CCL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CCL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. 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