About Carnival (NYSE:CUK)
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.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry Water transportation
Trailing P/E Ratio17.32
Forward P/E RatioN/A
Sales & Book Value
Annual Sales$17.51 billion
Price / Sales0.78
Cash Flow$24.9698 per share
Price / Cash2.65
Book Value$130.90 per share
Price / Book0.51
EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.82
Net Income$2.61 billion
Return on Equity11.97%
Return on Assets7.01%
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 declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, April 12th. Investors of record on Friday, May 25th will be paid a dividend of $0.50 per share on Friday, June 15th. This represents a $2.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.02%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 24th. This is an increase from Carnival's previous quarterly dividend of $0.45. View Carnival's Dividend History.
How will Carnival's stock buyback program work?
Carnival announced that its Board of Directors has approved a share repurchase program on Monday, April 24th 2017, which allows the company to repurchase $1,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to reacquire up to 2.4% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are generally a sign that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.
How were Carnival's earnings last quarter?
Carnival (NYSE:CUK) issued its earnings results on Thursday, March, 22nd. The company reported $0.52 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.39 by $0.13. The firm had revenue of $4.23 billion for the quarter. Carnival had a net margin of 14.73% and a return on equity of 11.97%. View Carnival's Earnings History.
When is Carnival's next earnings date?
Who are some of Carnival's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Carnival include Carnival Cruise Line (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), Golden Ocean Group (GOGL), Teekay Offshore Partners (TOO), GasLog Partners (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
- Mr. David Bernstein, Chief Financial Officer and Chief Accounting Officer
- Mr. Alan B. Buckelew, Chief Information Officer
- Mr. Stein Kruse, Chief Exec. Officer of Holland America Group & Carnival UK
- Mr. Michael Olaf Thamm, Group Chief Exec. Officer of Costa Group and Group Chief Exec. Officer of Carnival Asia
Has Carnival been receiving favorable news coverage?
News coverage about CUK stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Carnival earned a daily sentiment score of 0.17 on Accern's scale. They also assigned headlines about the company an impact score of 46.95 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.
Who are Carnival's major shareholders?
Carnival's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Aperio Group LLC (0.63%), Todd Asset Management LLC (0.18%), State of Wisconsin Investment Board (0.16%), Northern Trust Corp (0.12%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.10%) and Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.09%). 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 Northern Trust Corp, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Sei Investments Co., O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC, Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc., US Bancorp DE, Allianz Asset Management GmbH and Allianz Asset Management GmbH. 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 major investors are buying Carnival stock?
CUK stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Wisconsin Investment Board, Aperio Group LLC, Todd Asset Management LLC, UBS Group AG, Citadel Advisors LLC, Millennium Management LLC, Greenleaf Trust and Wells Fargo & Company MN. 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 $66.17.
How big of a company is Carnival?
Carnival has a market capitalization of $13.72 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.
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Carnival (NYSE:CUK) Dividend Information
Carnival pays an annual dividend of $2.00 per share, with a dividend yield of 3.02%. CUK's next quarterly dividend payment will be made on Friday, June 15. The company has grown its dividend for the last 2 consecutive years and is increasing its dividend by an average of 17.00% each year. Carnival pays out 52.36% of its earnings out as a dividend.
|Dividend Growth:||17.00% (3 Year Average)|
|Payout Ratio(s):||52.36% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings) |
46.51% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
8.01% (Based on Cash Flow)
|Track Record:||2 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth|
Carnival (NYSE:CUK) Dividend History by Quarter
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
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