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S&P 500   4,397.94
DOW   34,265.37
QQQ   351.69
S&P 500   4,397.94
DOW   34,265.37
QQQ   351.69
S&P 500   4,397.94
DOW   34,265.37
QQQ   351.69

Carriage Services Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.40 (-0.76%)
(As of 01/21/2022 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
210,262 shs
Average Volume
157,462 shs
Market Capitalization
$867.24 million
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About Carriage Services

Carriage Services, Inc. engages in the provision of funeral and cemetery services. It operates through the Funeral Home and Cemetery segments. The Funeral Home segment offers a complete suite of services to meet families' funeral needs, including consultation, the removal and preparation of remains, the sale of caskets and related funeral merchandise, the use of funeral homes for visitation and remembrance services and transportation services. The Cemetery segment includes interment rights and related merchandise, such as markers and outer burial containers. The company was founded by Melvin C. Payne in 1991 and is headquartered in Houston, TX.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Personal services
Specialized Consumer Services
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$329.45 million
Cash Flow
$2.91 per share
Book Value
$13.47 per share


Net Income
$16.09 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$867.24 million

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 12/1 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Ex-Dividend for 3/1 Dividend
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Dividend Payable
Fiscal Year End


Overall MarketRank

3.01 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

11th out of 184 stocks

Personal Services Industry

3rd out of 19 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 4.7Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 3.3Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Carriage Services (NYSE:CSV) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Carriage Services a buy right now?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Carriage Services in the last twelve months. There are currently 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Carriage Services stock.
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How has Carriage Services' stock been impacted by COVID-19?

Carriage Services' stock was trading at $17.33 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, CSV stock has increased by 200.5% and is now trading at $52.08.
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Are investors shorting Carriage Services?

Carriage Services saw a increase in short interest during the month of December. As of December 15th, there was short interest totaling 915,000 shares, an increase of 30.2% from the November 30th total of 702,800 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 163,300 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 5.6 days. Currently, 6.3% 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 Wednesday, February 16th 2022.
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How were Carriage Services' earnings last quarter?

Carriage Services, Inc. (NYSE:CSV) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October, 26th. The company reported $0.82 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.60 by $0.22. The company earned $95.04 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $83.34 million. Carriage Services had a net margin of 7.61% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 22.71%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $0.51 EPS.
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How often does Carriage Services pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Carriage Services?

Carriage Services declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, January 20th. Stockholders of record on Monday, February 7th will be paid a dividend of $0.112 per share on Tuesday, March 1st. This represents a $0.45 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.86%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, February 4th.
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Is Carriage Services a good dividend stock?

Carriage Services pays an annual dividend of $0.45 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.86%. Carriage Services has been increasing its dividend for 2 consecutive year(s), indicating that it does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Carriage Services is 29.03%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Carriage Services will have a dividend payout ratio of 12.78% 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?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Carriage Services' stock. Their forecasts range from $60.00 to $77.00. On average, they expect Carriage Services' share price to reach $69.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 33.0% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Carriage Services' key executives?

Carriage Services' management team includes the following people:

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), Boeing (BA), Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY), Walt Disney (DIS) and 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 many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.16%), Exchange Traded Concepts LLC (0.06%), Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. (0.04%), AdvisorNet Financial Inc (0.02%) and Huntington National Bank (0.01%). Company insiders that own Carriage Services stock include Adeola Olaniyan, Carl Benjamin Brink, Carlos R Quezada, Carlos R Quezada, Christopher Manceaux, Donald Douglas Patteson Jr, James Raymond Schenck, Kathryn Housh Shirley, 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 Russell Investments Group Ltd.. Company insiders that have sold Carriage Services company stock in the last year include Adeola Olaniyan, Carl Benjamin Brink, Christopher Manceaux, Kathryn Housh Shirley, 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 purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Exchange Traded Concepts LLC, Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., AdvisorNet Financial Inc, and Huntington National Bank. 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 $52.08.

How much money does Carriage Services make?

Carriage Services has a market capitalization of $867.24 million and generates $329.45 million in revenue each year. The company earns $16.09 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.55 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, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 713-332-8401.

This page was last updated on 1/22/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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