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Carriage Services Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.44 (+2.09 %)
(As of 09/18/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $21.46
50-Day Range
MA: $22.34
52-Week Range
Now: $21.46
Volume179,046 shs
Average Volume155,622 shs
Market Capitalization$384.86 million
P/E Ratio71.53
Dividend Yield1.67%
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 offers burial, cremation, and consultation services; removes and prepares remains; sells caskets, urns, and related funeral merchandise; and enables the use of funeral home facilities for visitation, remembrance, and transportation services. The Cemetery Operations segment provides products and services, such as interment services; the rights to interment in cemetery sites comprising grave sites, mausoleum crypts, and niches; and related cemetery merchandise, including memorials and vaults. As of December 31, 2018, the company operated 182 funeral homes in 29 states; and 29 cemeteries in 11 states. Carriage Services, Inc. was founded in 1991 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 4.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.92 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Personal services
Sub-IndustrySpecialized Consumer Services



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$274.11 million
Cash Flow$2.23 per share
Book Value$12.69 per share


Net Income$14.53 million


Market Cap$384.86 million
Next Earnings Date10/26/2020 (Estimated)
+0.44 (+2.09 %)
(As of 09/18/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Carriage Services (NYSE:CSV) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Carriage Services' stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Carriage Services' stock was trading at $17.33 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, CSV stock has increased by 23.8% and is now trading at $21.46.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Carriage Services?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Carriage Services in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is Carriage Services' next earnings date?

Carriage Services is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, October 26th 2020.
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How were Carriage Services' earnings last quarter?

Carriage Services, Inc. (NYSE:CSV) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July, 29th. The company reported $0.45 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.33 by $0.12. The company had revenue of $77.48 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $72 million. Carriage Services had a net margin of 1.83% and a return on equity of 10.69%.
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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 Wednesday, July 22nd. Investors of record on Monday, August 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.087 per share on Tuesday, September 1st. This represents a $0.35 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.62%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, August 7th. This is a positive change from Carriage Services's previous quarterly dividend of $0.08.
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What guidance has Carriage Services issued on next quarter's earnings?

Carriage Services issued an update on its FY 2020 After-Hours earnings guidance on Tuesday, July, 28th. The company provided EPS guidance of 1.50-1.60 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.39. The company issued revenue guidance of $306-312 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $301.79 million.

What price target have analysts set for CSV?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Carriage Services' stock. Their forecasts range from $30.00 to $30.00. On average, they expect Carriage Services' share price to reach $30.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 39.8% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting Carriage Services?

Carriage Services saw a decrease in short interest in August. As of August 14th, there was short interest totaling 580,800 shares, a decrease of 29.3% from the July 30th total of 821,800 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 172,400 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.4 days. Currently, 3.6% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
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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), Walt Disney (DIS), Home Depot (HD) and Square (SQ).

Who are Carriage Services' key executives?

Carriage Services' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Melvin C. Payne, Founder, Exec. Chairman, CEO & COO (Age 76)
  • Ms. Viki King Blinderman, Principal Financial Officer, Chief Accounting Officer, Sr. VP & Sec. (Age 50)
  • Mr. Carl Benjamin Brink, CFO, Sr. VP & Treasurer (Age 38)
  • Mr. Shawn R. Phillips, Sr. VP and Head of Strategic & Corp. Devel. (Age 56)
  • Mr. Paul Donald Elliott, Sr. VP & Regional Partner of West (Age 58)

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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Nuveen Asset Management LLC (1.85%), Fenimore Asset Management Inc. (1.67%), LSV Asset Management (0.63%), Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. (0.62%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.61%) and Heartland Advisors Inc. (0.56%). Company insiders that own Carriage Services stock include Adeola Olaniyan, Barry K Fingerhut, Bryan Leibman, Carl Benjamin Brink, Christopher Manceaux, Donald Douglas Patteson Jr, James Raymond Schenck, Melvin C Payne, Michael Loeffel, 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 Prudential Financial Inc., Fenimore Asset Management Inc., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Tudor Investment Corp Et Al, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, National Investment Services of America LLC, and UBS Group AG. Company insiders that have sold Carriage Services company stock in the last year include Adeola Olaniyan, Christopher Manceaux, Melvin C Payne, Shawn R Phillips, and Viki K Blinderman.
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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 Heartland Advisors Inc., Mendel Money Management, Mackay Shields LLC, Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo & Co. LLC, Engineers Gate Manager LP, Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC, Aigen Investment Management LP, and AQR Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Carriage Services stock in the last two years include Adeola Olaniyan, Barry K Fingerhut, Bryan Leibman, Carl Benjamin Brink, Donald Douglas Patteson Jr, James Raymond Schenck, Melvin C Payne, Michael Loeffel, 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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Carriage Services' stock price today?

One share of CSV stock can currently be purchased for approximately $21.46.

How big of a company is Carriage Services?

Carriage Services has a market capitalization of $384.86 million and generates $274.11 million in revenue each year. The company earns $14.53 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.20 on an earnings per share basis. Carriage Services employs 2,797 workers across the globe.

What is Carriage Services' official website?

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

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 9/19/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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