Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CUK) CEO Arnold W. Donald sold 5,000 shares of Carnival stock in a transaction on Friday, December 1st. The shares were sold at an average price of $65.57, for a total value of $327,850.00. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink.

Arnold W. Donald also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Monday, October 16th, Arnold W. Donald sold 90,903 shares of Carnival stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $67.41, for a total value of $6,127,771.23.

Shares of Carnival Corporation (CUK) traded down $1.08 during trading hours on Wednesday, hitting $66.12. The stock had a trading volume of 273,000 shares, compared to its average volume of 296,821. Carnival Corporation has a twelve month low of $50.35 and a twelve month high of $70.56. The stock has a market cap of $14,198.15, a P/E ratio of 17.41 and a beta of 0.70. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.32, a current ratio of 0.21 and a quick ratio of 0.16.

The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 15th. Stockholders of record on Friday, November 24th will be issued a $0.45 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, November 22nd. This is an increase from Carnival’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.40. This represents a $1.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.72%. Carnival’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is currently 49.18%.

Large investors have recently made changes to their positions in the company. Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. increased its holdings in shares of Carnival by 29.7% in the 2nd quarter. Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. now owns 32,459 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,146,000 after acquiring an additional 7,433 shares during the period. Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. purchased a new position in shares of Carnival in the 3rd quarter valued at $6,115,000. Strategic Global Advisors LLC purchased a new position in shares of Carnival in the 2nd quarter valued at $272,000. Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd purchased a new position in shares of Carnival in the 3rd quarter valued at $1,651,000. Finally, Stifel Financial Corp increased its holdings in shares of Carnival by 55.7% in the 2nd quarter. Stifel Financial Corp now owns 44,694 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,959,000 after acquiring an additional 15,983 shares during the period. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 3.78% of the company’s stock.

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Carnival Company Profile

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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