Sunday, 10 December, 2017

$0.51 EPS Expected for Carnival Corporation (CCL)

Melinda Barton | 07 December, 2017, 17:35

Petersen Flynn & Dinsmore Inc bought 4,785 shares as the company's stock rose 11.01% with the market. Usa Portformulas invested in 1.04% or 65,607 shares. The company has market cap of $45.90 billion. The stock is trading $66.05 its 50-day moving average by 0.11%. About 3.00 million shares traded. 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.

Holland Capital Management Llc decreased Global Payments (GPN) stake by 99.72% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Lodestar Investment Counsel LLC IL now owns 12,050 shares of the company's stock valued at $710,000 after buying an additional 300 shares in the last quarter. M&T Bank & Trust accumulated 95,005 shares. RDC has risen 6.96% in the 1-month period. The stock increased 0.52% or $0.17 during the last trading session, reaching $32.65. About 370,827 shares traded. Carnival plc (LON:CCL) has 0.00% since December 6, 2016 and is. UBS maintained the shares of CCL in report on Thursday, August 17 with "Buy" rating. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Thursday, September 24 by Deutsche Bank. The stock of Global Payments Inc. (NASDAQ:MDLZ) on Wednesday, February 15 with "Hold" rating. On Friday, September 2 the stock rating was downgraded by Morgan Stanley to "Underweight". The firm has "Hold" rating given on Thursday, December 1 by ING Group. The company was maintained on Thursday, April 7 by JP Morgan. The company was maintained on Tuesday, August 8 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. The NYSE-listed company saw a recent bid of $65.94 on volume of 2.8 million shares.

Sometimes the stock market can be very confusing, even for the most seasoned investors. Barclays PLC boosted their price target on Carnival Corp from $56.00 to $63.00 and gave the company an "equal weight" rating in a research note on Wednesday, March 29th.

Since June 15, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 insider sale for $69,610 activity.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.96 in 2017 Q2. Short-term as well long term shareholders always focus on the liquidity of the stocks so for that concern, liquidity measure in recent quarter results of the company was recorded N/A as current ratio and on the opponent side the debt to equity ratio was 0.00 and long-term debt to equity ratio also remained 1.02. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 28,919,554 shares of the company's stock valued at $1,896,255,000 after acquiring an additional 934,311 shares during the period. 71 funds opened positions while 114 raised stakes. Millennium Management Ltd Liability Corporation owns 183,634 shares.

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Analysts await Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL) to report earnings on December, 19. CCL's profit will be $3.67M for 2406.27 P/E if the $0.51 EPS becomes a reality. After $2.29 actual earnings per share reported by Carnival Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -77.73 % negative EPS growth. Zacks downgraded Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL) on Monday, August 10 to "Buy" rating. Argus reiterated a "neutral" rating and set a $67.00 price objective (down previously from $78.00) on shares of Carnival in a research report on Thursday, September 28th. Bernstein upgraded the stock to "Outperform" rating in Wednesday, November 23 report. Stifel Nicolaus maintained Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL) on Thursday, August 10 with "Buy" rating. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Monday, October 3 by HSBC. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, June 8 by William Blair. Its down 0.07, from 0.96 in 2017Q1.

Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CUK) CEO Arnold W. Donald sold 5,000 shares of the business's stock in a transaction dated Friday, December 1st. The percentage of shares being held by the company management was 0.7% while institutional stake was 89.9%. The company reported $2.29 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $2.20 by $0.09. Kessler Inv Grp Limited Liability Co holds 300 shares. Retirement Of Alabama holds 0.21% of its portfolio in Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL) for 588,341 shares. Omers Administration owns 22,300 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. 38,518 were accumulated by Telos Cap Management.

Carnival Corporation has a beta of 1.9, offering the possibility of a higher rate of return, but also posing more risk. Hanson Mcclain invested in 1,320 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Cleararc reported 11,957 shares stake. (NYSE:BWA) for 20.47M shares. First Allied Advisory Services, a Missouri-based fund reported 3,573 shares. The firm operates through two divisions, Engine and Drivetrain.