NYSE:CUK - Carnival Stock Price, Price Target & More Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $58.16 -0.39 (-0.67 %) (As of 07/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$58.55Today's Range$58.08 - $58.5352-Week Range$56.76 - $72.29Volume415,100 shsAverage Volume349,245 shsMarket Capitalization$12.29 billionP/E Ratio15.33Dividend Yield3.38%Beta0.88 Company ProfileFinancialsDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial MediaChart Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Carnival plc operates as a leisure travel and cruise company. It offers cruises under the Carnival Cruise Line, Princess Cruises, Holland America Line, and Seabourn brands in North America; and Costa, AIDA, P&O Cruises (UK), Cunard, and P&O Cruises (Australia) brands in Europe, Australia, and Asia. The company operates approximately 100 cruise ships. It also owns Holland America Princess Alaska Tours, a tour company in Alaska and the Canadian Yukon, which owns and operates hotels, lodges, glass-domed railcars, and motor coaches. In addition, the company is involved in the leasing of cruise ships. It sells its cruises primarily through travel agents and tour operators. The company was founded in 1850 and is based in Southampton, the United Kingdom. Carnival plc is a subsidiary of Carnival Corporation & Plc. Receive CUK News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for CUK and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Water transportation Sub-IndustryN/A SectorConsumer Discretionary SymbolNYSE:CUK CUSIPN/A Webwww.carnivalplc.com Phone44-23-8065-5000 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.34 Current Ratio0.24 Quick Ratio0.20 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio15.33 Forward P/E RatioN/A P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$17.51 billion Price / Sales0.69 Cash Flow$24.4370 per share Price / Cash2.38 Book Value$115.43 per share Price / Book0.50 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.82 Net Income$2.61 billion Net Margins15.40% Return on Equity12.31% Return on Assets7.21% Miscellaneous Employees99,200 Outstanding Shares207,340,000Market Cap$12,286.85 Carnival (NYSE:CUK) Frequently Asked Questions What is Carnival's stock symbol? Carnival trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CUK." How often does Carnival pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Carnival? Carnival announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, July 20th. Investors of record on Friday, August 24th will be paid a dividend of $0.50 per share on Friday, September 14th. This represents a $2.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.44%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 23rd. View Carnival's Dividend History. How will Carnival's stock buyback program work? Carnival declared that its Board of Directors has approved a share buyback plan on Monday, April 24th 2017, which allows the company to repurchase $1,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to buy up to 2.4% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are generally an indication that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued. How were Carnival's earnings last quarter? Carnival plc (NYSE:CUK) posted its quarterly earnings data on Monday, June, 25th. The company reported $0.68 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.58 by $0.10. The firm had revenue of $4.36 billion for the quarter. Carnival had a return on equity of 12.31% and a net margin of 15.40%. View Carnival's Earnings History. When is Carnival's next earnings date? Carnival is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, September, 25th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Carnival. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Carnival? 0 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Carnival in the last year. There are currently for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "N/A." Are investors shorting Carnival? Carnival saw a drop in short interest during the month of June. As of June 15th, there was short interest totalling 281,273 shares, a drop of 47.6% from the May 31st total of 536,291 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 425,958 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 0.7 days. View Carnival's Current Options Chain. Who are some of Carnival's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Carnival include Carnival (CCL), Royal Caribbean Cruises (RCL), Brookfield Infrastructure Partners (BIP), Kirby (KEX), Golar LNG (GLNG), Matson (MATX), GasLog (GLOG), Teekay Lng Partners, L.P. Common Stock (TGP), Golden Ocean Group (GOGL), Golar LNG Partners (GMLP), Teekay Offshore Partners (TOO), GasLog Partners LP Unit (GLOP), Kenon (KEN), Tidewater (TDW) and KNOT Offshore Partners (KNOP). Who are Carnival's key executives? Carnival's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Arnold W. Donald, Chief Exec. Officer, Pres and Director (Age 63)Mr. David Bernstein, Chief Financial Officer and Chief Accounting Officer (Age 60)Mr. Arnaldo Perez, Company Sec. and Gen. Counsel (Age 58)Mr. Stein Kruse, Chief Exec. Officer of Holland America Group & Carnival UK (Age 59)Mr. Michael Olaf Thamm, Group Chief Exec. Officer of Costa Group and Group Chief Exec. Officer of Carnival Asia (Age 54) Has Carnival been receiving favorable news coverage? News articles about CUK stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Carnival earned a media sentiment score of 0.02 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media stories about the company an impact score of 45.38 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. Who are Carnival's major shareholders? Carnival's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Atria Investments LLC (0.01%), OTA Financial Group L.P. (0.01%), FNY Investment Advisers LLC (0.00%) and World Asset Management Inc (0.00%). Company insiders that own Carnival stock include Alan Buckelew, Arnaldo Perez, Arnold W Donald, David Bernstein, Michael Olaf Thamm, Richard Glasier, Sir John Parker, Sir Jonathon Band and Stein Kruse. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Carnival. Which institutional investors are selling Carnival stock? CUK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including World Asset Management Inc. Company insiders that have sold Carnival company 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. View Insider Buying and Selling for Carnival. Which institutional investors are buying Carnival stock? CUK stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including OTA Financial Group L.P., FNY Investment Advisers LLC and Atria Investments LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Carnival. How do I buy shares of Carnival? Shares of CUK 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Carnival's stock price today? One share of CUK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $58.16. How big of a company is Carnival? Carnival has a market capitalization of $12.29 billion and generates $17.51 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $2.61 billion in net income (profit) each year or $3.82 on an earnings per share basis. Carnival employs 99,200 workers across the globe. How can I contact Carnival? Carnival's mailing address is 100 HARBOUR PARADE CARNIVAL HOUSE, SOUTHAMPTON X0, SO15 1ST. The company can be reached via phone at 44-23-8065-5000. MarketBeat Community Rating for Carnival (NYSE CUK)Community Ranking: 2.5 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 208 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 208 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 416MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Carnival and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CUK will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CUK will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 7/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What does earnings per share mean?