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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market Carnival plc (NYSE:CUK) from Services

Today’s top gainers include the company Carnival plc (NYSE:CUK) which is in the industry General Entertainment, gaining 0.86% today. In the last week its performance is -0.58%, and -0.49% for the past quarter. Currently, Carnival plc, CUK has a target price of 44, so today’s gain of 0.86% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 1.15%.

Carnival plc (NYSE:CUK), has a market cap of 34219.64, and is based in United Kingdom. Insider ownership is at 0.03%, and institutional ownership is 3.00%.

At the current price of 46.65, it has a dividend yield of 3.00%, and its target price is 44. This is with a profit margin of 15.10%, and total debt/equity of 0.41. Carnival plc (NYSE:CUK) has a P/E of 14.29, as well as a forward P/E of 11.46.

With a current EPS of 3.26, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 22.96%,Carnival plc (NYSE:CUK) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at -1.80%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 13.40%.

Performance for the year is -10.67%. Since its IPO date on 10/23/2000, the total performance to date is -16.36%.

Volume today for Carnival plc (NYSE:CUK), is 261800, while its average volume is 352.89. Whilst the total gain today was 0.86%, it did have a day high of -6.63%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.32%, and 1.62% for the month. The 52-week low for Carnival plc, CUK has been 12.15%, while the 52-week-high has reached -18.03%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 7.80%, and its return on assets is 6.20%. Carnival plc (NYSE:CUK) has an operating margin of 18.50%. With a sales growth of 4.40% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Carnival plc, CUK is in the sector Services, its long-term debt/equity is 0.36, and has a current ratio of 0.2 and 0.2 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Carnival plc? Well its PEG is 1.07, and the P/S is 2.12, along with a P/B of 1.5. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 74.07.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

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