News stories about Carnival (NYSE:CUK) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Carnival earned a coverage optimism score of 0.14 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave headlines about the company an impact score of 46.0133761210603 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next several days.
Shares of Carnival (CUK) traded down $0.55 on Wednesday, reaching $66.56. 145,453 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 346,626. Carnival has a twelve month low of $55.85 and a twelve month high of $72.29. The firm has a market cap of $47,730.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 18.54 and a beta of 0.77. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.29, a quick ratio of 0.14 and a current ratio of 0.18.
Carnival (NYSE:CUK) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, December 19th. The company reported $0.63 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.47 by $0.16. Carnival had a net margin of 14.88% and a return on equity of 11.78%. The business had revenue of $4.26 billion for the quarter. analysts anticipate that Carnival will post 4.15 earnings per share for the current year.
In related news, CEO Arnold W. Donald sold 6,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, December 19th. The shares were sold at an average price of $68.00, for a total value of $408,000.00. Following the transaction, the chief executive officer now owns 115,572 shares in the company, valued at approximately $7,858,896. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link. Also, CEO Arnold W. Donald sold 8,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, February 1st. The shares were sold at an average price of $71.66, for a total transaction of $573,280.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now owns 102,150 shares in the company, valued at approximately $7,320,069. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. In the last quarter, insiders sold 298,323 shares of company stock worth $20,079,863. 0.03% of the stock is owned by company insiders.
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Carnival plc is a leisure travel company. The Company’s segments include North America, and Europe, Australia & Asia (EAA). Its North America segment includes Carnival Cruise Line, Princess Cruises (Princess), Holland America Line and Seabourn. Its EAA segment includes Costa Cruises (Costa), AIDA Cruises (AIDA), P&O Cruises (the United Kingdom), P&O Cruises (Australia) and Cunard.
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