Carnival PLC Company Profile (NYSE:CUK)

About Carnival PLC

Carnival PLC logoCarnival plc is a leisure travel company. The Company's segments include North America, and Europe, and Australia & Asia (EAA). Its North America segment includes Carnival Cruise Lines, Princess Cruises (Princess), Holland America Line and Seabourn. Its EAA segment includes Costa Cruises (Costa), AIDA Cruises (AIDA), P&O Cruises (United Kingdom), P&O Cruises (Australia) and Cunard. The Company's segment also includes Cruise Support, including its cruise port and related facilities located in Cozumel, Mexico; Grand Turk, Turks and Caicos Islands; Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic, and Roatan, Honduras. In addition to its cruise operations, it owns Holland America Princess Alaska Tours, a tour company in Alaska and the Canadian Yukon. The Company operates approximately 100 cruise ships within a portfolio of over 10 global, regional and national cruise brands that sell cruise products, services and vacation experiences in all the world's vacation geographic areas.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Discretionary
  • Industry: General Entertainment
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: CUK
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $46.73
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $47.09
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $48.63
  • 52-Week Range: GBX 42.45 - GBX 58.08
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 14.53
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 12.63
  • P/E Growth: 1.10
  • Market Cap: $34.11B
  • Outstanding Shares: 730,000,000
  • Beta: 0.79
  • Net Margins: 15.10%
  • Return on Equity: 10.76%
  • Return on Assets: 6.32%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.36%
  • Current Ratio: 0.22%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.17%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Carnival PLC (NYSE:CUK) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Carnival PLC (NYSE:CUK)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
12/8/2015Numis Securities LtdDowngradeAdd -> HoldView Rating Details
6/20/2015Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingUnderperform$2,300.00View Rating Details
4/9/2015Barclays PLCReiterated RatingEqual WeightView Rating Details
4/8/2015Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
3/25/2015Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
3/10/2015Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/22/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Carnival PLC (NYSE:CUK)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
9/26/2016Q3$1.92ViewListenView Earnings Details
9/22/2015Q3$1.60$1.75ViewListenView Earnings Details
6/23/2015Q2$0.13$0.25ViewListenView Earnings Details
3/27/2015Q1$0.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/23/2014$1.40$1.58ViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/24/2014Q2$0.02$0.10ViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/19/2013Q4$0.04ViewListenView Earnings Details
6/25/2013$0.06$0.09ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Carnival PLC (NYSE:CUK)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.35 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.7 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Carnival PLC (NYSE:CUK)
Annual Dividend:$1.40
Dividend Yield:3.00%
Dividend Growth:3.20% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:42.94% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
41.79% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
37.84% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Carnival PLC (NYSE:CUK)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
7/18/2016QuarterlyGBX 0.358/24/20168/26/20169/16/2016
4/14/2016QuarterlyGBX 0.355/25/20165/27/20166/17/2016
1/19/2016QuarterlyGBX 0.302/17/20162/19/20163/11/2016
10/19/2015QuarterlyGBX 0.3011/18/201511/20/201512/11/2015
7/17/2015quarterlyGBX 0.302.21%8/19/20158/21/20159/11/2015
4/17/2015specialGBX 0.252.08%5/20/20155/22/20156/12/2015
1/14/2015specialGBX 0.252/18/20152/20/20153/13/2015
10/16/2014specialGBX 0.252.86%11/19/201411/21/201412/12/2014
7/18/2014quarterlyGBX 0.252.73%8/20/20148/22/20149/12/2014
4/23/2014quarterlyGBX 0.252.61%5/21/20145/23/20146/13/2014
1/17/2014quarterlyGBX 0.252.36%2/19/20142/21/20143/14/2014
10/16/2013quarterlyGBX 0.253.03%11/20/201311/22/201312/13/2013
7/18/2013quarterlyGBX 0.252.63%8/21/20138/23/20139/13/2013
4/17/2013quarterlyGBX 0.252.88%5/22/20135/24/20136/14/2013
1/18/2013quarterlyGBX 0.252.45%2/20/20132/22/20133/15/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Carnival PLC (NYSE:CUK)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.01%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 2.65%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/18/2016Arnold W. DonaldCEOSell91,813GBX 46.67£42,849.13View SEC Filing  
10/4/2016David BernsteinCFOSell4,030GBX 49.18£1,981.95View SEC Filing  
5/31/2016Michael Olaf ThammCEOSell9,590GBX 49.58£4,754.72View SEC Filing  
4/1/2016Richard GlasierDirectorSell10,000GBX 52.43£5,243View SEC Filing  
2/23/2016David BernsteinCFOSell6,214GBX 48.11£2,989.56View SEC Filing  
2/17/2016Alan BuckelewCOOSell7,029GBX 46.01£3,234.04View SEC Filing  
2/9/2016Alan BuckelewCOOSell5,808GBX 40.79£2,369.08View SEC Filing  
2/9/2016Arnaldo PerezGeneral CounselSell8,362GBX 40.79£3,410.86View SEC Filing  
2/9/2016Arnold W. DonaldCEOSell23,281GBX 40.79£9,496.32View SEC Filing  
2/9/2016David BernsteinCFOSell4,588GBX 40.79£1,871.45View SEC Filing  
2/9/2016Larry R. FreedmaninsiderSell407GBX 40.79£166.02View SEC Filing  
1/15/2016Arnaldo PerezGeneral CounselSell12,749GBX 49.92£6,364.30View SEC Filing  
1/15/2016David BernsteinCFOSell16,467GBX 49.92£8,220.33View SEC Filing  
1/15/2016Stein KruseCEOSell26,560GBX 49.92£13,258.75View SEC Filing  
12/22/2015Arnaldo PerezGeneral CounselSell7,355GBX 53.65£3,945.96View SEC Filing  
10/15/2015Arnold W. DonaldCEOSell5,000GBX 49.95£2,497.50View SEC Filing  
10/8/2015Michael Olaf ThammCEOSell6,943GBX 50.64£3,515.94View SEC Filing  
7/17/2015Richard GlasierDirectorSell10,000GBX 52.04£5,204View SEC Filing  
5/7/2015Richard GlasierDirectorSell4,000GBX 44.59£1,783.60View SEC Filing  
2/17/2015David BernsteinCFOSell14,026GBX 43.33£6,077.47View SEC Filing  
2/17/2015Stein KruseCEOSell33,046GBX 43.33£14,318.83View SEC Filing  
1/29/2015Michael Olaf ThammCEOSell5,700GBX 45.96£2,619.72View SEC Filing  
11/19/2014Gerald Raymond CahillCEOSell25,000GBX 41.60£10,400View SEC Filing  
11/3/2014Gerald Raymond CahillCEOSell25,002GBX 40.09£10,023.30View SEC Filing  
9/19/20141994 B Shares Lp MaInsiderSell123,337GBX 40.22£49,606.14View SEC Filing  
9/19/2014Micky Meir ArisonMajor ShareholderSell212,474GBX 40.22£85,457.04View SEC Filing  
6/12/20141994 B Shares Lp MaInsiderSell258,318GBX 40.15£103,714.68View SEC Filing  
6/12/2014Micky Meir ArisonMajor ShareholderSell445,008GBX 40.15£178,670.71View SEC Filing  
6/10/20141994 B Shares Lp MaInsiderSell576,050GBX 40.35£232,436.18View SEC Filing  
6/10/2014Micky Meir ArisonMajor ShareholderSell992,369GBX 40.35£400,420.89View SEC Filing  
6/6/20141994 B Shares Lp MaInsiderSell558,258GBX 40.24£224,643.02View SEC Filing  
6/6/2014Micky Meir ArisonMajor ShareholderSell961,717GBX 40.24£386,994.92View SEC Filing  
6/4/20141994 B Shares Lp MaInsiderSell521,077GBX 40.11£209,003.98View SEC Filing  
6/4/2014Micky Meir ArisonMajor ShareholderSell897,668GBX 40.11£360,054.63View SEC Filing  
6/2/20141994 B Shares Lp MaInsiderSell144,377GBX 40.11£57,909.61View SEC Filing  
6/2/2014Micky Meir ArisonMajor ShareholderSell248,720GBX 40.11£99,761.59View SEC Filing  
5/27/20141994 B Shares Lp MaInsiderSell21,024GBX 40.05£8,420.11View SEC Filing  
5/27/2014Micky Meir ArisonMajor ShareholderSell36,219GBX 40.05£14,505.71View SEC Filing  
5/23/20141994 B Shares Lp MaInsiderSell1,974GBX 40.03£790.19View SEC Filing  
5/23/2014Micky Meir ArisonMajor ShareholderSell3,400GBX 40.03£1,361.02View SEC Filing  
3/24/20141994 Shares Lp MaInsiderSell304,954GBX 40.09£122,256.06View SEC Filing  
3/24/2014Micky Meir Arisonmajor shareholderSell525,348GBX 40.09£210,612.01View SEC Filing  
3/21/20141994 Shares Lp MaInsiderSell393,029GBX 40.18£157,919.05View SEC Filing  
3/21/2014Micky Meir Arisonmajor shareholderSell677,077GBX 40.18£272,049.54View SEC Filing  
2/28/20141994 Shares Lp MaInsiderSell2,000,000GBX 39.50£790,000View SEC Filing  
2/28/2014Micky Meir Arisonmajor shareholderSell5,000,000GBX 39.50£1,975,000View SEC Filing  
1/21/2014David BernsteinCFOSell11,673GBX 40.80£4,762.58View SEC Filing  
1/21/2014Stein KruseCEOSell21,616GBX 40.80£8,819.33View SEC Filing  
1/14/2014Gerald Raymond CahillCEOSell30,000GBX 41.60£12,480View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Carnival PLC (NYSE:CUK)
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