Carriage Services Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.42 (+1.11 %)
(As of 06/11/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume117,619 shs
Average Volume93,449 shs
Market Capitalization$690.16 million
P/E Ratio20.78
Dividend Yield1.06%
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About Carriage Services

Carriage Services, Inc. provides funeral and cemetery services, and merchandise in the United States. It operates through two segments, Funeral Home Operations and Cemetery Operations. The Funeral Home Operations segment engages in the provision of consultation, funeral home facilities for visitation and memorial services, and transportation services; removal and preparation of remains; and sale of caskets and related funeral merchandise. The Cemetery Operations segment provides interment rights for grave sites, lawn crypts, mausoleum spaces, and niche; related cemetery merchandise, including outer burial containers, memorial markers, and floral placements; and interments, inurnments, and installation of cemetery merchandise services. As of December 31, 2020, it operated 178 funeral homes in 26 states, and 32 cemeteries in 12 states. Carriage Services, Inc. was founded in 1991 and is based in Houston, Texas.


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Overall MarketRank

2.70 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

1st out of 310 stocks

Personal Services Industry

1st out of 32 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 3.1 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Carriage Services (NYSE:CSV) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Carriage Services a buy right now?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Carriage Services in the last twelve months. There are currently 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Carriage Services stock.
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Are investors shorting Carriage Services?

Carriage Services saw a increase in short interest in May. As of May 28th, there was short interest totaling 394,000 shares, an increase of 23.2% from the May 13th total of 319,900 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 86,900 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 4.5 days. Currently, 2.5% of the shares of the stock are short sold.
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When is Carriage Services' next earnings date?

Carriage Services is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, July 27th 2021.
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How were Carriage Services' earnings last quarter?

Carriage Services, Inc. (NYSE:CSV) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, April, 20th. The company reported $0.81 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.59 by $0.22. Carriage Services had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 17.73% and a net margin of 9.53%.
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How has Carriage Services' stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Carriage Services' stock was trading at $17.33 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, CSV stock has increased by 120.7% and is now trading at $38.24.
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How often does Carriage Services pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Carriage Services?

Carriage Services announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, April 22nd. Shareholders of record on Monday, May 10th will be given a dividend of $0.10 per share on Tuesday, June 1st. This represents a $0.40 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.05%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, May 7th.
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Is Carriage Services a good dividend stock?

Carriage Services pays an annual dividend of $0.40 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.06%. Carriage Services does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Carriage Services is 21.51%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Carriage Services will have a dividend payout ratio of 14.81% next year. This indicates that Carriage Services will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for CSV?

3 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for Carriage Services' stock. Their forecasts range from $46.00 to $50.00. On average, they anticipate Carriage Services' stock price to reach $48.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 25.5% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Carriage Services' key executives?

Carriage Services' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Melvin C. Payne, Founder, Exec. Chairman & CEO (Age 78, Pay $1.81M)
  • Mr. Carl Benjamin Brink, CFO, Sr. VP & Treasurer (Age 40, Pay $530.23k)
  • Mr. Steve Metzger, Sr. VP, Sec. & Gen. Counsel (Age 43, Pay $520k)
  • Mr. Shawn R. Phillips, Sr. VP, Regional Partner and Head of Strategic & Corp. Devel. (Age 58, Pay $553.51k)
  • Ms. Peggy Schappaugh, VP of Operations & Acquisition Analysis (Age 46)
  • Mr. Carlos R. Quezada, Sr. VP of Sales & Marketing (Age 50)
  • Mr. Michael S. Loeffel, Sr. VP of HR (Age 47)
  • Mr. Paul Donald Elliott, Sr. VP & Regional Partner of West (Age 60)
  • Mr. Christopher Manceaux, Sr. VP & Regional Partner (Age 50)
  • Ms. Adeola Olaniyan, Corp. Controller (Age 42)

What is Mel Payne's approval rating as Carriage Services' CEO?

24 employees have rated Carriage Services CEO Mel Payne on Glassdoor.com. Mel Payne has an approval rating of 59% among Carriage Services' employees. This puts Mel Payne in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

Who are some of Carriage Services' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Carriage Services own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Carriage Services investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Mastercard (MA), Service Co. International (SCI), Verizon Communications (VZ), QUALCOMM (QCOM), AT&T (T), The Boeing (BA), Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY), The Walt Disney (DIS) and The Home Depot (HD).

What is Carriage Services' stock symbol?

Carriage Services trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CSV."

Who are Carriage Services' major shareholders?

Carriage Services' stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (7.59%), BlackRock Inc. (7.48%), Ameriprise Financial Inc. (6.30%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (5.80%), Global Alpha Capital Management Ltd. (5.43%) and Kennedy Capital Management Inc. (3.27%). Company insiders that own Carriage Services stock include Adeola Olaniyan, Carl Benjamin Brink, Carlos R Quezada, Christopher Manceaux, Donald Douglas Patteson Jr, James Raymond Schenck, Melvin C Payne, Michael Loeffel, Paul Donald Elliott, Peggy Schappaugh, Shawn R Phillips, Steven D Metzger, Viki K Blinderman and William Goetz.
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Which major investors are selling Carriage Services stock?

CSV stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Citigroup Inc., Nicholas Company Inc., K2 Principal Fund L.P., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Global Alpha Capital Management Ltd., and Wedge Capital Management L L P NC. Company insiders that have sold Carriage Services company stock in the last year include Adeola Olaniyan, Carl Benjamin Brink, Melvin C Payne, Paul Donald Elliott, and Shawn R Phillips.
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Which major investors are buying Carriage Services stock?

CSV stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Polar Asset Management Partners Inc., LSV Asset Management, Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Ameriprise Financial Inc., Financial Enhancement Group LLC, Kennedy Capital Management Inc., and BlackRock Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Carriage Services stock in the last two years include Adeola Olaniyan, Carl Benjamin Brink, Carlos R Quezada, Christopher Manceaux, Donald Douglas Patteson Jr, James Raymond Schenck, Melvin C Payne, Michael Loeffel, Peggy Schappaugh, Shawn R Phillips, Steven D Metzger, Viki K Blinderman, and William Goetz.
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How do I buy shares of Carriage Services?

Shares of CSV can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Carriage Services' stock price today?

One share of CSV stock can currently be purchased for approximately $38.24.

How much money does Carriage Services make?

Carriage Services has a market capitalization of $690.16 million and generates $329.45 million in revenue each year. The company earns $16.09 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.86 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Carriage Services have?

Carriage Services employs 2,718 workers across the globe.

What is Carriage Services' official website?

The official website for Carriage Services is www.carriageservices.com.

Where are Carriage Services' headquarters?

Carriage Services is headquartered at 3040 POST OAK BOULEVARD SUITE 300, HOUSTON TX, 77056.

How can I contact Carriage Services?

Carriage Services' mailing address is 3040 POST OAK BOULEVARD SUITE 300, HOUSTON TX, 77056. The company can be reached via phone at 713-332-8400.

This page was last updated on 6/13/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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