Analysts See $0.51 EPS for Carnival Corporation (CCL)


Carnival Corporation has 717.25 million shares outstanding, and in the last trade has seen ATR around 1.22. 2,798,900 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 3,165,140. Global Payments Inc. (NYSE:GPN) has risen 21.35% since December 6, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 7.42% the S&P500. The Company's segments include North America, and Europe, Australia & Asia (EAA). The company has market cap of $45.72 billion. 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, Cunard, and P&O Cruises (Australia) brands in Europe, Australia, and Asia. It has a 17.93 P/E ratio. Its Carnival Cruise Line offers cruises generally from 3 to 8 days with nearly all of its ships departing from 16 convenient United States home ports located along the East, Gulf and West coasts, Puerto Rico and Hawaii, as of November 30, 2016. Fisher Asset Limited Liability Company reported 0% of its portfolio in Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL). Therefore 42% are positive. Carnival plc has a 52-week low of $43.45 and a 52-week high of $65.23. The stock was sold at an average price of $65.57, for a total value of $327,850.00. Sharps Compliance had 6 analyst reports since September 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has "Buy" rating by Stifel Nicolaus given on Wednesday, July 19. Berenberg maintained Carnival plc (LON:CCL) rating on Wednesday, October 11.

The stock of Carnival plc (NYSE:CUK) is a huge mover today! As per Tuesday, October 4, the company rating was initiated by Macquarie Research. Bernstein initiated the shares of CCL in report on Friday, September 9 with "Outperform" rating.

Carnival Corporation most recently reported earnings per share (EPS) of $2.29 for the August 2017 versus $1.92 in the same quarter previous year, representing 19% growth. The firm has a market capitalization of $36,034.97, a price-to-earnings ratio of 17.42, a P/E/G ratio of 1.20 and a beta of 0.73.

Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL) CEO Arnold W. Donald sold 5,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, December 1st. 24 funds opened positions while 34 raised stakes. The company reported $0.38 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.33 by $0.05. Rothschild Inv Il owns 0.16% invested in Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL) for 21,647 shares. Stoneridge Investment Ptnrs Ltd Liability Co holds 35,715 shares or 0.08% of its portfolio. Telos Cap Inc has invested 1.01% of its portfolio in Carnival plc (LON:CCL).

Carnival Corporation (CCL) traded down $1.31 during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting $65.94. The Texas-based Twin Tree Management Lp has invested 0.02% in Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL). Carroll Fincl Associates holds 0% or 550 shares. Ontario Teachers Pension Plan Board has 0.46% invested in Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL). Ww Asset holds 0.09% or 38,348 shares. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. now owns 1,456,063 shares of the company's stock valued at $96,275,000 after purchasing an additional 677,470 shares in the last quarter.

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Carnival Corporation operates as a leisure travel and cruise company. This is an increase from Carnival's previous quarterly dividend of $0.40. UBS reiterated a "buy" rating and set a $76.00 price objective (up previously from $67.00) on shares of Carnival in a research report on Thursday, August 17th. The stock's last price was higher from the average trading price of 50 days recorded at $13.79 while enlarging the period to 200 trading days, the average price was $12.96. Davidson Investment holds 1.67% or 180,253 shares. Sharps Compliance Corp. (NASDAQ:SMED) has risen 1.67% since December 6, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. They expect $0.27 earnings per share, down 28.95% or $0.11 from last year's $0.38 per share. CCL's profit will be $3.67M for 2406.27 P/E if the $0.51 EPS becomes a reality.

In the most updated research from a number of analysts on Wall Street, the company gets 15 Buys and 1 Sell among 25 analysts. Therefore 81% are positive. Amtrust Financial Services had 20 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Thursday, September 14 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. On Wednesday, August 5 the stock rating was downgraded by Compass Point to "Neutral". (NYSE:C). Dowling & Yahnke Limited Liability Corp reported 79,983 shares stake. The company was maintained on Thursday, April 7 by JP Morgan. The firm earned "Outperform" rating on Wednesday, December 16 by Credit Agricole.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.89 in Q2 2017. Its down 0.03, from 1.15 in 2017Q1. It dropped, as 68 investors sold AFSI shares while 49 reduced holdings.

Several hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in CCL. 408.62 million shares or 0.87% less from 412.20 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Rockefeller Serv stated it has 738,669 shares or 0.96% of all its holdings.