Carnival Corporation Company Profile (NYSE:CUK)

About Carnival Corporation

Carnival Corporation 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: $54.86
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $53.18
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $49.70
  • 52-Week Range: $726,000,000.00 - $43.45
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 14.60
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.37
  • P/E Growth: 1.15
  • Market Cap: $39.42B
  • Outstanding Shares: 726,000,000
  • Beta: 0.67
  • Net Margins: 16.96%
  • Return on Equity: 11.35%
  • Return on Assets: 6.59%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.37%
  • Current Ratio: 0.24%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.19%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CUK) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CUK)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
12/8/2015Numis Securities LtdDowngradeAdd -> HoldView Rating Details
6/20/2015Jefferies Group LLCReiterated 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 GroupReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/19/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Carnival Corporation (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 Corporation (NYSE:CUK)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.57 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.06 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CUK)
Annual Dividend:$1.40
Dividend Yield:2.58%
Dividend Growth:10.50% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:37.43% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
39.22% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
34.48% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CUK)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CUK)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.01%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 2.50%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/15/2017Alan BuckelewInsiderSell31,158$55.88$1,741,109.04View SEC Filing  
2/15/2017Arnaldo PerezGeneral CounselSell13,004$55.88$726,663.52View SEC Filing  
2/15/2017Arnold W DonaldCEOSell32,049$55.88$1,790,898.12View SEC Filing  
2/15/2017David BernsteinCFOSell23,030$55.88$1,286,916.40View SEC Filing  
1/18/2017Sir Jonathon BandDirectorSell6,276$53.48$335,640.48View SEC Filing  
1/17/2017Alan BuckelewInsiderSell9,273$52.95$491,005.35View SEC Filing  
1/17/2017Arnaldo PerezGeneral CounselSell11,560$52.95$612,102.00View SEC Filing  
1/17/2017Arnold W DonaldCEOSell24,186$52.95$1,280,648.70View SEC Filing  
1/17/2017David BernsteinCFOSell14,932$52.95$790,649.40View SEC Filing  
12/29/2016Arnaldo PerezGeneral CounselSell15,165$52.11$790,248.15View SEC Filing  
12/29/2016Stein KruseCEOSell60,664$52.11$3,161,201.04View SEC Filing  
10/18/2016Arnold W. DonaldCEOSell91,813$46.67$4,284,912.71View SEC Filing  
10/4/2016David BernsteinCFOSell4,030$49.18$198,195.40View SEC Filing  
5/31/2016Michael Olaf ThammCEOSell9,590$49.58$475,472.20View SEC Filing  
4/1/2016Richard GlasierDirectorSell10,000$52.43$524,300.00View SEC Filing  
2/23/2016David BernsteinCFOSell6,214$48.11$298,955.54View SEC Filing  
2/17/2016Alan BuckelewCOOSell7,029$46.01$323,404.29View SEC Filing  
2/9/2016Alan BuckelewCOOSell5,808$40.79$236,908.32View SEC Filing  
2/9/2016Arnaldo PerezGeneral CounselSell8,362$40.79$341,085.98View SEC Filing  
2/9/2016Arnold W. DonaldCEOSell23,281$40.79$949,631.99View SEC Filing  
2/9/2016David BernsteinCFOSell4,588$40.79$187,144.52View SEC Filing  
2/9/2016Larry R. FreedmaninsiderSell407$40.79$16,601.53View SEC Filing  
1/15/2016Arnaldo PerezGeneral CounselSell12,749$49.92$636,430.08View SEC Filing  
1/15/2016David BernsteinCFOSell16,467$49.92$822,032.64View SEC Filing  
1/15/2016Stein KruseCEOSell26,560$49.92$1,325,875.20View SEC Filing  
12/22/2015Arnaldo PerezGeneral CounselSell7,355$53.65$394,595.75View SEC Filing  
10/15/2015Arnold W. DonaldCEOSell5,000$49.95$249,750.00View SEC Filing  
10/8/2015Michael Olaf ThammCEOSell6,943$50.64$351,593.52View SEC Filing  
7/17/2015Richard GlasierDirectorSell10,000$52.04$520,400.00View SEC Filing  
5/7/2015Richard GlasierDirectorSell4,000$44.59$178,360.00View SEC Filing  
2/17/2015David BernsteinCFOSell14,026$43.33$607,746.58View SEC Filing  
2/17/2015Stein KruseCEOSell33,046$43.33$1,431,883.18View SEC Filing  
1/29/2015Michael Olaf ThammCEOSell5,700$45.96$261,972.00View SEC Filing  
11/19/2014Gerald Raymond CahillCEOSell25,000$41.60$1,040,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/3/2014Gerald Raymond CahillCEOSell25,002$40.09$1,002,330.18View SEC Filing  
9/19/20141994 B Shares Lp MaInsiderSell123,337$40.22$4,960,614.14View SEC Filing  
9/19/2014Micky Meir ArisonMajor ShareholderSell212,474$40.22$8,545,704.28View SEC Filing  
6/12/20141994 B Shares Lp MaInsiderSell258,318$40.15$10,371,467.70View SEC Filing  
6/12/2014Micky Meir ArisonMajor ShareholderSell445,008$40.15$17,867,071.20View SEC Filing  
6/10/20141994 B Shares Lp MaInsiderSell576,050$40.35$23,243,617.50View SEC Filing  
6/10/2014Micky Meir ArisonMajor ShareholderSell992,369$40.35$40,042,089.15View SEC Filing  
6/6/20141994 B Shares Lp MaInsiderSell558,258$40.24$22,464,301.92View SEC Filing  
6/6/2014Micky Meir ArisonMajor ShareholderSell961,717$40.24$38,699,492.08View SEC Filing  
6/4/20141994 B Shares Lp MaInsiderSell521,077$40.11$20,900,398.47View SEC Filing  
6/4/2014Micky Meir ArisonMajor ShareholderSell897,668$40.11$36,005,463.48View SEC Filing  
6/2/20141994 B Shares Lp MaInsiderSell144,377$40.11$5,790,961.47View SEC Filing  
6/2/2014Micky Meir ArisonMajor ShareholderSell248,720$40.11$9,976,159.20View SEC Filing  
5/27/20141994 B Shares Lp MaInsiderSell21,024$40.05$842,011.20View SEC Filing  
5/27/2014Micky Meir ArisonMajor ShareholderSell36,219$40.05$1,450,570.95View SEC Filing  
5/23/20141994 B Shares Lp MaInsiderSell1,974$40.03$79,019.22View SEC Filing  
5/23/2014Micky Meir ArisonMajor ShareholderSell3,400$40.03$136,102.00View SEC Filing  
3/24/20141994 Shares Lp MaInsiderSell304,954$40.09$12,225,605.86View SEC Filing  
3/24/2014Micky Meir Arisonmajor shareholderSell525,348$40.09$21,061,201.32View SEC Filing  
3/21/20141994 Shares Lp MaInsiderSell393,029$40.18$15,791,905.22View SEC Filing  
3/21/2014Micky Meir Arisonmajor shareholderSell677,077$40.18$27,204,953.86View SEC Filing  
2/28/20141994 Shares Lp MaInsiderSell2,000,000$39.50$79,000,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/28/2014Micky Meir Arisonmajor shareholderSell5,000,000$39.50$197,500,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/21/2014David BernsteinCFOSell11,673$40.80$476,258.40View SEC Filing  
1/21/2014Stein KruseCEOSell21,616$40.80$881,932.80View SEC Filing  
1/14/2014Gerald Raymond CahillCEOSell30,000$41.60$1,248,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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What is Carnival Corporation's stock symbol?

Carnival Corporation trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CUK."

How often does Carnival Corporation pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Carnival Corporation?

Carnival Corporation declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, January 20th. Investors of record on Friday, February 24th will be given a dividend of $0.35 per share on Friday, March 17th. This represents a $1.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.58%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, February 22nd.

Who owns Carnival Corporation stock?

Carnival Corporation's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.05%), Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky (0.04%), Renaissance Group LLC (0.03%), Marshall Wace LLP (0.02%), Allianz Asset Management AG (0.02%) and Two Sigma Investments LP (0.02%). Company insiders that own Carnival Corporation stock include Alan Buckelew, Arnaldo Perez, Arnold W Donald, David Bernstein, Larry R Freedman, Michael Olaf Thamm, Richard Glasier, Sir Jonathon Band and Stein Kruse.

Who sold Carnival Corporation stock? Who is selling Carnival Corporation stock?

Carnival Corporation's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Allianz Asset Management AG, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Renaissance Group LLC, Comerica Bank, Envestnet Asset Management Inc. and Fiera Capital Corp. Company insiders that have sold Carnival Corporation stock in the last year include Alan Buckelew, Arnaldo Perez, Arnold W Donald, David Bernstein, Michael Olaf Thamm, Richard Glasier, Sir Jonathon Band and Stein Kruse.

Who bought Carnival Corporation stock? Who is buying Carnival Corporation stock?

Carnival Corporation's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Marshall Wace LLP, Two Sigma Investments LP, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd, O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC, Boothbay Fund Management LLC, FNY Partners Fund LP and Elkfork Partners LLC.

How do I buy Carnival Corporation stock?

Shares of Carnival Corporation can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Carnival Corporation stock cost?

One share of Carnival Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $54.30.

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Last Updated on 2/19/2017 by Staff