NYSE:CUK - Carnival Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $60.08 +0.70 (+1.18 %) (As of 08/17/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$60.08Today's Range$58.87 - $60.1752-Week Range$56.76 - $72.29Volume207,731 shsAverage Volume329,809 shsMarket Capitalization$12.31 billionP/E Ratio15.73Dividend Yield3.40%Beta0.82 Company ProfileChartDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryFinancialsInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions 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 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 Ratio15.73 Forward P/E RatioN/A P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$17.51 billion Price / Sales0.71 Cash Flow$25.2437 per share Price / Cash2.38 Book Value$130.90 per share Price / Book0.46 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$12.31 billion 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. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 24th will be given a dividend of $0.50 per share on Friday, September 14th. This represents a $2.00 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.33%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 23rd. View Carnival's Dividend History. How will Carnival's stock buyback program work? Carnival announced that its Board of Directors has approved a stock buyback plan on Monday, April 24th 2017, which permits the company to buyback $1,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to buy up to 2.4% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are usually a sign that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued. How were Carnival's earnings last quarter? Carnival plc (NYSE:CUK) issued its quarterly earnings data on Monday, June, 25th. The company reported $0.68 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.58 by $0.10. The business 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. 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 trended somewhat positive on Saturday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Carnival earned a news and rumor sentiment score of 0.10 on Accern's scale. They also gave media stories about the company an impact score of 46.69 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View Recent Headlines for Carnival. Who are Carnival's major shareholders? Carnival's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Aperio Group LLC (0.62%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.32%), Todd Asset Management LLC (0.19%), Bank of America Corp DE (0.15%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.10%) and Natixis (0.08%). 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 State of Wisconsin Investment Board, Aperio Group LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Raymond James & Associates, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Bank of America Corp DE, Citadel Advisors LLC and World Asset Management Inc. Company insiders that have sold Carnival company stock in the last year include 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 bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Natixis, Sei Investments Co., Jane Street Group LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, K2 Principal Fund L.P., Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt SYS and Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc.. 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 $60.08. How big of a company is Carnival? Carnival has a market capitalization of $12.31 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: 219 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 215 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 434MarketBeat'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 8/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is a closed-end mutual fund (CEF)?