NYSE:CUK - Carnival Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $53.64 -0.25 (-0.46 %) (As of 01/23/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$53.89Today's Range$53.21 - $54.2852-Week Range$45.17 - $72.29Volume268,300 shsAverage Volume395,053 shsMarket Capitalization$11.12 billionP/E Ratio12.53Dividend Yield3.68%Beta1.11 ProfileDiscussionChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider 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 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 Current SymbolNYSE:CUK Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.carnivalplc.com Phone44-23-8065-5000Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.34 Current Ratio0.22 Quick Ratio0.17Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio12.53 Forward P/E Ratio11.54 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$18.88 billion Price / Sales0.59 Cash Flow$24.6055 per share Price / Cash Flow2.18 Book Value$130.90 per share Price / Book0.41Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.26 Net Income$3.15 billion Net Margins16.70% Return on Equity12.45% Return on Assets7.25%Miscellaneous Employees99,200 Outstanding Shares207,338,000Market Cap$11.12 billion 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 declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, January 17th. Stockholders of record on Friday, February 22nd will be paid a dividend of $0.50 per share on Friday, March 15th. This represents a $2.00 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.73%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 21st. 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 program on Monday, April 24th 2017, which permits the company to repurchase $1,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to buy up to 2.4% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are often an indication that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued. How were Carnival's earnings last quarter? Carnival plc (NYSE:CUK) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, December, 20th. The company reported $0.70 EPS for the quarter, hitting the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.70. The business had revenue of $4.46 billion for the quarter. Carnival had a net margin of 16.70% and a return on equity of 12.45%. View Carnival's Earnings History. When is Carnival's next earnings date? Carnival is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March 28th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Carnival. Has Carnival been receiving favorable news coverage? News stories about CUK stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Carnival earned a news sentiment score of 1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the company a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future. 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), GasLog (GLOG), Matson (MATX), Teekay Lng Partners (TGP), Golar LNG Partners (GMLP), Golden Ocean Group (GOGL), GasLog Partners LP Unit (GLOP), KNOT Offshore Partners (KNOP), Tidewater (TDW), Hoegh LNG Partners (HMLP) and Teekay Offshore Partners (TOO). 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, Chief Exec. Officer of Holland America Group & Carnival UK (Age 60)Mr. Alan B. Buckelew, Chief Information Officer (Age 70) Who are Carnival's major shareholders? Carnival's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Bank of Montreal Can (0.01%) and Fulton Bank N.A. (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 Bank of Montreal Can and Fulton Bank N.A.. 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. 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 $53.64. How big of a company is Carnival? Carnival has a market capitalization of $11.12 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 99,200 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: 229 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 232 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 461MarketBeat'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 1/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the quiet period?