Carnival plc (NYSE: CUK) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 35740.49. It is in the General Entertainment industry and sector Services, with a current P/E of 14.98, a forward P/E of 12.02 and EPS of 3.26. At a stock price of 48.91 (-1.23%) it has a dividend yield of 2.86%.
EPS growth for the last five years have been -1.80%, more recently this last year it has grown by 44.30%. The next year growth is going to be about 22.96% and more long-term 13.40% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is 23.80%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 1.70% and sales growth quarter over quarter is 4.40%.
For performance, Carnival plc the past week has seen a gain of -0.79%. For the last month performance for Carnival plc is 5.36%. While the last quarter is 10.90% and half year, -6.34%. Finally for the year, performance is -2.69%.
The 52-week high for Carnival plc, is at -14.06%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 17.58%. The 20-day simple moving average is 3.33% and -0.35% for the 200-day simple moving average.
Volatility for the week is at 1.21%, and for the month it is 1.65%. Carnival plc, has a target price of 44.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.36, and for total debt/equity Carnival plc has 0.41. The gross margin is 54.70%, while operating margin is 18.50%, the profit margin is 15.10%. The current ratio is 0.2 and the quick ratio is 0.2.
Insider ownership is at 0.03%, with instituitional ownership at 3.10%. Carnival plc has a payout ratio of 39.70%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 730.74. The shares float is 159.06, with the float short at 0.06%, with short ratio coming to 0.27.
In terms of returns, the return on assets see Carnival plc, get 6.20%, with its returns on investment at 7.80%. Return on equity is 10.60%. So will the investors see the target price of 44, reached soon?
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