NYSE:CCL - Carnival Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$60.75 +0.17 (+0.28 %)
(As of 08/21/2018 01:52 AM ET)
Previous Close$60.58
Today's Range$60.34 - $60.85
52-Week Range$56.45 - $72.70
Volume2.67 million shs
Average Volume3.74 million shs
Market Capitalization$31.62 billion
P/E Ratio15.90
Dividend Yield3.34%
Beta0.86
Carnival logoCarnival Corporation operates as a leisure travel and cruise company. It offers cruises under the Carnival Cruise Line, Holland America Line, Princess Cruises, and Seabourn brands in North America; and AIDA, Costa, P&O Cruises (Australia), Cunard, and P&O Cruises (UK) brands in Europe, Australia, and Asia. The company operates approximately 100 cruise ships. 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. The company was incorporated in 1972 and is headquartered in Miami, Florida. Carnival Corporation is a subsidiary of Carnival Corporation & plc.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Water transportation
Sub-IndustryHotels Resorts & Cruise Lines
SectorConsumer Discretionary
SymbolNYSE:CCL
CUSIP14365830
Phone305-599-2600

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.34
Current Ratio0.24
Quick Ratio0.20

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio15.90
Forward P/E Ratio14.33
P/E Growth0.94

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$17.51 billion
Price / Sales1.84
Cash Flow$8.7789 per share
Price / Cash6.92
Book Value$45.19 per share
Price / Book1.34

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.82
Net Income$2.61 billion
Net Margins15.40%
Return on Equity12.31%
Return on Assets7.21%

Miscellaneous

Employees99,200
Outstanding Shares530,610,000
Market Cap$31.62 billion

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 announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, July 19th. Investors of record on Friday, August 24th will be given a dividend of $0.50 per share on Friday, September 14th. This represents a $2.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.29%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 23rd. View Carnival's Dividend History.

How will Carnival's stock buyback program work?

Carnival declared that its board has approved a stock buyback program on Monday, April 24th 2017, which authorizes the company to buyback $1,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to purchase up to 2.4% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are generally a sign that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Carnival's earnings last quarter?

Carnival Corp (NYSE:CCL) posted its earnings results on Monday, June, 25th. The company reported $0.68 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.59 by $0.09. The firm had revenue of $4.36 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $4.32 billion. Carnival had a return on equity of 12.31% and a net margin of 15.40%. Carnival's quarterly revenue was up 10.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.52 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, September, 25th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Carnival.

What guidance has Carnival issued on next quarter's earnings?

Carnival issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Monday, June, 25th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $4.15-4.25 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $4.36. Carnival also updated its Q3 guidance to $2.25-2.29 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for CCL?

17 analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Carnival's stock. Their predictions range from $67.00 to $83.00. On average, they expect Carnival's stock price to reach $74.5333 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 22.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Carnival.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Carnival?

17 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Carnival in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 12 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Carnival.

Who are some of Carnival's key competitors?

Who are Carnival's key executives?

Carnival's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Arnold W. Donald, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 63)
  • Mr. David Bernstein, CFO & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 60)
  • Mr. Arnaldo Perez, Gen. Counsel & Company Sec. (Age 58)
  • Mr. Stein Kruse, Chief Exec. Officer of Princess Cruises, Holland America Line, Seabourn & Carnival Australia (Age 59)
  • Mr. Michael Olaf Thamm, Chief Exec. Officer of the Costa Group & Chief Exec. Officer of Carnival Asia (Age 54)

Has Carnival been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about CCL stock have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Carnival earned a daily sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also gave media stories about the company an impact score of 48.09 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. View Recent Headlines for Carnival.

Who are Carnival's major shareholders?

Carnival's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (5.78%), OppenheimerFunds Inc. (1.35%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.74%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.59%), FMR LLC (0.55%) and Janus Henderson Group PLC (0.54%). 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 OppenheimerFunds Inc., Morgan Stanley, Millennium Management LLC, Janus Henderson Group PLC, BlackRock Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Waddell & Reed Financial Inc. and Jennison Associates LLC. Company insiders that have sold Carnival company stock in the last year include Arnaldo Perez, Arnold W Donald, David Bernstein, Richard Glasier, Sir Jonathon Band 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 Long Pond Capital LP, Miller Howard Investments Inc. NY, Hexavest Inc., Unigestion Holding SA, Sterling Capital Management LLC, USS Investment Management Ltd, Putnam Investments LLC and DnB Asset Management AS. 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 $60.75.

How big of a company is Carnival?

Carnival has a market capitalization of $31.62 billion and generates $17.51 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $2.61 billion in net income (profit) each year or $3.82 on an earnings per share basis. Carnival employs 99,200 workers across the globe.

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:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  764 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  650 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,414
MarketBeat'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.
This page was last updated on 8/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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