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

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$59.21 +0.12 (+0.20 %)
(As of 10/17/2018 01:50 PM ET)
Previous Close$59.09
Today's Range$58.49 - $59.37
52-Week Range$56.45 - $72.70
Volume167,289 shs
Average Volume3.78 million shs
Market Capitalization$33.60 billion
P/E Ratio15.46
Dividend Yield3.43%
Beta0.92
Carnival 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 Ratio0.22
Quick Ratio0.17

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio15.46
Forward P/E Ratio13.93
P/E Growth1.09

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$17.51 billion
Price / Sales1.78
Cash Flow$8.0014 per share
Price / Cash7.40
Book Value$45.19 per share
Price / Book1.31

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.82
Net Income$2.61 billion
Net Margins17.15%
Return on Equity12.30%
Return on Assets7.20%

Miscellaneous

Employees99,200
Outstanding Shares526,850,000
Market Cap$33.60 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 Wednesday, October 17th. Stockholders of record on Friday, November 23rd will be given a dividend of $0.50 per share on Friday, December 14th. This represents a $2.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.38%. View Carnival's Dividend History.

How will Carnival's stock buyback program work?

Carnival declared that its Board of Directors has authorized a stock repurchase program on Monday, April 24th 2017, which permits the company to buyback $1,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to reacquire up to 2.4% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are often an indication that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Carnival's earnings last quarter?

Carnival Corp (NYSE:CCL) posted its earnings results on Thursday, September, 27th. The company reported $2.36 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $2.32 by $0.04. The business earned $5.84 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $5.80 billion. Carnival had a net margin of 17.15% and a return on equity of 12.30%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 5.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior 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, December 18th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Carnival.

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

Carnival updated its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Thursday, September, 27th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $0.65-0.69 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.73.

What price target have analysts set for CCL?

16 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Carnival's shares. Their forecasts range from $55.00 to $85.00. On average, they expect Carnival's stock price to reach $72.8462 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 23.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Carnival.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Carnival?

16 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Carnival in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings and 10 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)

Who are Carnival's major shareholders?

Carnival's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include DNB Asset Management AS (0.25%), Hexavest Inc. (0.19%), State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D (0.14%), Advisors Capital Management LLC (0.04%), Gradient Investments LLC (0.03%) and Investment House LLC (0.03%). 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 State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, DNB Asset Management AS, Covenant Multifamily Offices LLC, Appleton Partners Inc. MA, Pittenger & Anderson Inc., Iowa State Bank, CenturyLink Investment Management Co and New Jersey Better Educational Savings Trust. 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 acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hexavest Inc., First American Bank, First Hawaiian Bank, Gradient Investments LLC, Andra AP fonden, Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD, Vigilant Capital Management LLC and Biltmore Wealth Management LLC. 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 $59.19.

How big of a company is Carnival?

Carnival has a market capitalization of $33.60 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.

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:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  792 (Thanks for Voting!)
Underperform Votes:  680 (Thanks for Voting!)
Total Votes:  1,472
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This page was last updated on 10/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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