NYSE:RCL - Royal Caribbean Cruises Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$114.85 +0.24 (+0.21 %)
(As of 10/23/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$114.61
Today's Range$110.56 - $115.39
52-Week Range$101.20 - $135.65
Volume2.65 million shs
Average Volume1.74 million shs
Market Capitalization$24.07 billion
P/E Ratio15.25
Dividend Yield2.43%
Beta1.17
Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. operates as a cruise company. The company operates cruises under the Royal Caribbean International, Celebrity Cruises, and Azamara Club Cruises brands. The Royal Caribbean International brand provides itineraries to destinations worldwide, including Alaska, Asia, Australia, Bahamas, Bermuda, Canada, the Caribbean, Europe, the Panama Canal, and New Zealand with cruise lengths that range from 2 to 23 nights. The Celebrity Cruises brand offers itineraries to destinations, such as Alaska, Asia, Australia, Bermuda, Canada, the Caribbean, Europe, the Galapagos Islands, Hawaii, India, New Zealand, the Panama Canal, and South America with cruise lengths ranging from 2 to 19 nights. The Azamara Club Cruises brand offers cruise itineraries ranging from 4 to 21 nights to destinations, including Asia, Australia/New Zealand, Northern and Western Europe, the Mediterranean, Central and North America, and the less-traveled islands of the Caribbean. As of December 31, 2017, the company operated 49 ships with itineraries ranging from 2 to 23 nights to approximately 540 destinations. Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Miami, Florida.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Water transportation
Sub-IndustryHotels Resorts & Cruise Lines
SectorConsumer Discretionary
Current SymbolNYSE:RCL
Previous Symbol
CUSIPV7780T10
Phone305-539-6000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.68
Current Ratio0.20
Quick Ratio0.18

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio15.25
Forward P/E Ratio12.89
P/E Growth0.82

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$8.78 billion
Price / Sales2.73
Cash Flow$11.1181 per share
Price / Cash10.33
Book Value$45.50 per share
Price / Book2.52

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$7.53
Net Income$1.63 billion
Net Margins19.31%
Return on Equity16.50%
Return on Assets7.60%

Miscellaneous

Employees66,000
Outstanding Shares208,970,000
Market Cap$24.07 billion
OptionableOptionable

Royal Caribbean Cruises (NYSE:RCL) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Royal Caribbean Cruises' stock symbol?

Royal Caribbean Cruises trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "RCL."

How often does Royal Caribbean Cruises pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Royal Caribbean Cruises?

Royal Caribbean Cruises announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, September 6th. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 21st will be paid a dividend of $0.70 per share on Thursday, October 11th. This represents a $2.80 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.44%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 20th. This is a boost from Royal Caribbean Cruises's previous quarterly dividend of $0.60. View Royal Caribbean Cruises' Dividend History.

How will Royal Caribbean Cruises' stock buyback program work?

Royal Caribbean Cruises announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a stock buyback program on Wednesday, May 9th 2018, which authorizes the company to repurchase $1,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to repurchase up to 4.5% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are usually a sign that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Royal Caribbean Cruises' earnings last quarter?

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd (NYSE:RCL) posted its earnings results on Thursday, August, 2nd. The company reported $2.27 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.97 by $0.30. The company earned $2.34 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.34 billion. Royal Caribbean Cruises had a return on equity of 16.50% and a net margin of 19.31%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 6.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $1.71 EPS. View Royal Caribbean Cruises' Earnings History.

When is Royal Caribbean Cruises' next earnings date?

Royal Caribbean Cruises is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October 25th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Royal Caribbean Cruises.

How can I listen to Royal Caribbean Cruises' earnings call?

Royal Caribbean Cruises will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, October 25th at 10:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8776639606.

What guidance has Royal Caribbean Cruises issued on next quarter's earnings?

Royal Caribbean Cruises updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 2nd. The company provided EPS guidance of $8.70-8.90 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $8.86. Royal Caribbean Cruises also updated its Q3 guidance to $3.90-3.95 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for RCL?

15 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for Royal Caribbean Cruises' shares. Their forecasts range from $120.00 to $165.00. On average, they expect Royal Caribbean Cruises' share price to reach $143.2857 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 24.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Royal Caribbean Cruises.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Royal Caribbean Cruises?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Royal Caribbean Cruises in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 12 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Royal Caribbean Cruises.

Who are some of Royal Caribbean Cruises' key competitors?

Who are Royal Caribbean Cruises' key executives?

Royal Caribbean Cruises' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Richard D. Fain, Chairman & CEO (Age 70)
  • Mr. Jason T. Liberty, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 42)
  • Mr. Adam M. Goldstein, Vice Chairman (Age 58)
  • Ms. Lisa Lutoff-Perlo, Pres & CEO of Celebrity Cruises (Age 60)
  • Mr. Michael W. Bayley, Pres & CEO of Royal Caribbean International (Age 59)

Who are Royal Caribbean Cruises' major shareholders?

Royal Caribbean Cruises' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Hexavest Inc. (0.26%), Handelsbanken Fonder AB (0.25%), Handelsbanken Fonder AB (0.25%), Strs Ohio (0.15%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.13%) and Scout Investments Inc. (0.12%). Company insiders that own Royal Caribbean Cruises stock include Adam M Goldstein, Bernt Reitan, Bradley H Stein, Harri U Kulovaara, Henry L Pujol, Jason T Liberty, Lawrence R Pimentel, Lisa Lutoff-Perlo, Michael W Bayley, Richard D Fain, Wilhelmsen A S A and William K Reilly. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Royal Caribbean Cruises.

Which major investors are selling Royal Caribbean Cruises stock?

RCL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Seven Eight Capital LP, Scout Investments Inc., Bowling Portfolio Management LLC, Strs Ohio, Garnet Equity Capital Holdings Inc., Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD, Bank of Montreal Can and Addenda Capital Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Royal Caribbean Cruises company stock in the last year include Bradley H Stein, Harri U Kulovaara, Jason T Liberty, Lisa Lutoff-Perlo, Michael W Bayley and Richard D Fain. View Insider Buying and Selling for Royal Caribbean Cruises.

Which major investors are buying Royal Caribbean Cruises stock?

RCL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hexavest Inc., Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc., Handelsbanken Fonder AB, Handelsbanken Fonder AB, Telemus Capital LLC, Verde Servicos Internacionais S.A., Oakbrook Investments LLC and Aperio Group LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Royal Caribbean Cruises.

How do I buy shares of Royal Caribbean Cruises?

Shares of RCL 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 Royal Caribbean Cruises' stock price today?

One share of RCL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $114.85.

How big of a company is Royal Caribbean Cruises?

Royal Caribbean Cruises has a market capitalization of $24.07 billion and generates $8.78 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $1.63 billion in net income (profit) each year or $7.53 on an earnings per share basis. Royal Caribbean Cruises employs 66,000 workers across the globe.

What is Royal Caribbean Cruises' official website?

The official website for Royal Caribbean Cruises is http://www.rclcorporate.com.

How can I contact Royal Caribbean Cruises?

Royal Caribbean Cruises' mailing address is 1050 Caribbean Way, Miami FL, 33132. The company can be reached via phone at 305-539-6000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Royal Caribbean Cruises (NYSE RCL)

Community Ranking:  3.1 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  753 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  459 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,212
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This page was last updated on 10/23/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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