Shares of Carnival plc (LON:CCL) have earned a consensus rating of “Hold” from the seven brokerages that are covering the company, MarketBeat Ratings reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating on the company. The average 12-month price target among brokerages that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 4,903.33 ($63.65).

Several research firms have recently commented on CCL. Barclays PLC reiterated an “equal weight” rating and issued a GBX 5,020 ($65.17) price target on shares of Carnival plc in a research report on Friday, June 9th. Berenberg Bank reissued a “hold” rating and set a GBX 4,300 ($55.82) price objective on shares of Carnival plc in a research note on Tuesday, May 23rd. Credit Suisse Group reissued an “outperform” rating and set a GBX 5,920 ($76.85) price objective on shares of Carnival plc in a research note on Wednesday, July 5th. Finally, HSBC Holdings plc increased their price target on shares of Carnival plc from GBX 5,200 ($67.51) to GBX 5,600 ($72.70) and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a research note on Monday, June 26th.

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Shares of Carnival plc (CCL) opened at 5340.00 on Tuesday. The company has a 50-day moving average price of GBX 5,148.91 and a 200 day moving average price of GBX 4,767.67. Carnival plc has a 12-month low of GBX 3,298.00 and a 12-month high of GBX 5,340.00. The firm’s market capitalization is GBX 38.66 billion.

The company also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, September 15th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 24th will be given a $0.40 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 24th. This represents a yield of 0.6%.

About Carnival plc

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.

Analyst Recommendations for Carnival plc (LON:CCL)

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