Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Given Consensus Rating of “Buy” by Analysts (NASDAQ:NCLH)
Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings (NASDAQ:NCLH) has received a consensus rating of “Buy” from the nine ratings firms that are covering the company, ARN reports. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating on the company. The average 1-year target price among brokerages that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is $38.12.
Several analysts have recently commented on the stock. Analysts at Stifel Nicolaus raised their price target on shares of Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings from $41.00 to $44.00 in a research note on Thursday, July 31st. Separately, analysts at Nomura reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings in a research note on Wednesday, July 30th. They now have a $40.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $42.00. Finally, analysts at SunTrust downgraded shares of Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note on Monday, June 16th. They now have a $37.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $41.00.
Shares of Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings (NASDAQ:NCLH) opened at 33.79 on Thursday. Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings has a 52-week low of $28.57 and a 52-week high of $37.30. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $32.66 and a 200-day moving average of $32.74. The company has a market cap of $6.866 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 19.44.
Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings (NASDAQ:NCLH) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Monday, July 28th. The company reported $0.58 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.57 by $0.01. The company had revenue of $765.90 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $797.55 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.29 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 18.9% on a year-over-year basis. Analysts expect that Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings will post $2.26 EPS for the current fiscal year.
Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. is a global cruise line operator, offering cruise experiences for travelers with a variety of itineraries in North America (NASDAQ:NCLH), the Mediterranean, the Baltic, Central America, Bermuda and the Caribbean.
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