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

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$108.77 -0.58 (-0.53 %)
(As of 01/22/2019 12:25 PM ET)
Previous Close$109.35
Today's Range$108.52 - $109.78
52-Week Range$89.48 - $135.65
Volume59,221 shs
Average Volume1.47 million shs
Market Capitalization$22.85 billion
P/E Ratio14.42
Dividend Yield2.56%
Beta1.36
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

Industry Water transportation
Sub-IndustryHotels Resorts & Cruise Lines
SectorConsumer Discretionary
CUSIPV7780T10
Phone305-539-6000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$8.78 billion
Cash Flow$11.0877 per share
Book Value$45.50 per share

Profitability

Net Income$1.63 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees66,000
Market Cap$22.85 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 declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, December 4th. Investors of record on Thursday, December 20th will be given a dividend of $0.70 per share on Friday, January 4th. This represents a $2.80 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.56%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, December 19th. View Royal Caribbean Cruises' Dividend History.

How will Royal Caribbean Cruises' stock buyback program work?

Royal Caribbean Cruises declared that its board has initiated a share repurchase plan on Wednesday, May 9th 2018, which permits the company to repurchase $1,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to buy up to 4.5% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are usually an indication that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Royal Caribbean Cruises' earnings last quarter?

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd (NYSE:RCL) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October, 25th. The company reported $3.98 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $3.97 by $0.01. The company had revenue of $2.80 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.82 billion. Royal Caribbean Cruises had a net margin of 19.46% and a return on equity of 16.93%. 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 Wednesday, January 23rd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Royal Caribbean Cruises.

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

Royal Caribbean Cruises issued an update on its fourth quarter 2018 earnings guidance on Thursday, October, 25th. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.45-1.50 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.60. Royal Caribbean Cruises also updated its FY 2018 guidance to $8.75-8.85 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for RCL?

14 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for Royal Caribbean Cruises' stock. Their predictions range from $104.00 to $165.00. On average, they expect Royal Caribbean Cruises' stock price to reach $141.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 28.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Royal Caribbean Cruises.

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

14 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 11 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Royal Caribbean Cruises.

Has Royal Caribbean Cruises been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about RCL stock have been trending very positive recently, according to InfoTrie. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Royal Caribbean Cruises earned a media sentiment score of 3.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days.

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 71)
  • Mr. Jason T. Liberty, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 43)
  • Mr. Adam M. Goldstein, Vice Chairman (Age 59)
  • Ms. Lisa Lutoff-Perlo, Pres & CEO of Celebrity Cruises (Age 61)
  • Mr. Michael W. Bayley, Pres & CEO of Royal Caribbean International (Age 60)

Who are Royal Caribbean Cruises' major shareholders?

Royal Caribbean Cruises' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Abner Herrman & Brock LLC (0.04%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.04%), CENTRAL TRUST Co (0.02%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.02%), Advisors Capital Management LLC (0.02%) and Boston Advisors LLC (0.01%). 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 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 Boston Advisors LLC, CENTRAL TRUST Co, Nippon Life Global Investors Americas Inc., Cozad Asset Management Inc., State of Alaska Department of Revenue, First Midwest Bank Trust Division, Spirit of America Management Corp NY and Advisors Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Royal Caribbean Cruises company stock in the last year include Bernt Reitan, 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 purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Landsberg Bennett & Dubbaneh LLC, JCIC Asset Management Inc., Addenda Capital Inc., Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Coastline Trust Co, Regent Investment Management LLC, Cerebellum GP LLC and Ipswich Investment Management Co. Inc.. 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 $109.42.

How big of a company is Royal Caribbean Cruises?

Royal Caribbean Cruises has a market capitalization of $22.85 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:  773 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  472 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,245
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This page was last updated on 1/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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