NYSE:CUK - Carnival Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $52.96 -0.84 (-1.56 %) (As of 04/19/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$52.96Today's Range$52.72 - $53.8952-Week Range$45.17 - $67.54Volume234,079 shsAverage Volume291,169 shsMarket Capitalization$10.98 billionP/E Ratio12.43Dividend Yield3.72%Beta1.21 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Carnival plc operates as a leisure travel company in North America, Australia, Europe, and Asia. It operates in four segments: North America and Australia Cruise Operations, Europe and Asia Cruise Operations, Cruise Support, and Tour and Other. The company operates cruises under the Carnival Cruise Line, Princess Cruises, Holland America Line, P&O Cruises (Australia), Seabourn, Costa, AIDA, P&O Cruises (UK), and Cunard brand names. 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 lease of cruise ships. It sells its cruises primarily through travel agents and tour operators. Carnival plc was founded in 1850 and is based in Southampton, the United Kingdom. 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 Current SymbolNYSE:CUK Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A CIK1125259 Webwww.carnivalplc.com Phone44-23-8065-5000Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.38 Current Ratio0.22 Quick Ratio0.17Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio12.43 Forward P/E Ratio11.90 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$18.88 billion Price / Sales0.58 Cash Flow$24.2936 per share Price / Cash Flow2.18 Book Value$116.92 per share Price / Book0.45Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.26 Net Income$3.15 billion Net Margins16.03% Return on Equity12.30% Return on Assets7.03%Miscellaneous Employees102,000 Outstanding Shares207,338,000Market Cap$10.98 billion Next Earnings Date6/24/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable 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, April 19th. Stockholders of record on Friday, May 24th will be paid a dividend of $0.50 per share on Friday, June 14th. This represents a $2.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.78%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 23rd. View Carnival's Dividend History. How will Carnival's stock buyback program work? Carnival declared that its board has authorized a share repurchase program on Monday, April 24th 2017, which permits the company to repurchase $1,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to repurchase up to 2.4% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are often an indication that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued. How were Carnival's earnings last quarter? Carnival plc (NYSE:CUK) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, March, 26th. The company reported $0.49 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.42 by $0.07. The company had revenue of $4.67 billion for the quarter. Carnival had a net margin of 16.03% and a return on equity of 12.30%. View Carnival's Earnings History. When is Carnival's next earnings date? Carnival is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, June 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Carnival. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Carnival? 1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Carnival in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Carnival. Has Carnival been receiving favorable news coverage? News coverage about CUK stock has trended positive this week, according to InfoTrie. The research firm ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Carnival earned a daily sentiment score of 2.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the company a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. 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 (TGP), Golar LNG Partners (GMLP), Tidewater (TDW), GasLog Partners LP Unit (GLOP), Golden Ocean Group (GOGL), KNOT Offshore Partners (KNOP), Hoegh LNG Partners (HMLP) and Teekay Offshore Partners (TOO). What other stocks do shareholders of Carnival own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Carnival investors own include Carnival (CCL), Carnival (CCL), Micron Technology (MU), General Electric (GE), Ctrip.Com International (CTRP), Merrimack Pharmaceuticals (MACK), QUALCOMM (QCOM), WD-40 (WDFC), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET) and Constellation Brands (STZ). Who are Carnival's key executives? Carnival's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Arnold W. Donald, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 64)Mr. David Bernstein, CFO & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 61)Mr. Arnaldo Perez, Company Sec. & Gen. Counsel (Age 59)Mr. Stein Kruse, Group Chief Exec. Officer of Holland America Group & Carnival UK (Age 60)Mr. Michael Olaf Thamm, Group Chief Exec. Officer of Costa Group & Carnival Asia (Age 55) Who are Carnival's major shareholders? Carnival's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include We Are One Seven LLC (0.00%), Mercer Global Advisors Inc. ADV (0.00%), Fulton Bank N.A. (0.00%), FNY Investment Advisers LLC (0.00%) and Huntington National Bank (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 major investors are selling Carnival stock? CUK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fulton Bank N.A. and Huntington National Bank. Company insiders that have sold Carnival company stock in the last year include Arnaldo Perez, Arnold W Donald, David Bernstein, Michael Olaf Thamm and Stein Kruse. View Insider Buying and Selling for Carnival. Which major investors are buying Carnival stock? CUK stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Mercer Global Advisors Inc. ADV, We Are One Seven LLC and FNY Investment Advisers 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 $52.96. How big of a company is Carnival? Carnival has a market capitalization of $10.98 billion and generates $18.88 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $3.15 billion in net income (profit) each year or $4.26 on an earnings per share basis. Carnival employs 102,000 workers across the globe. What is Carnival's official website? The official website for Carnival is http://www.carnivalplc.com. 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: 242 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 245 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 487MarketBeat'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 4/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Why Invest in Dividend Achievers?