Shares of Carnival plc (LON:CCL) have received an average recommendation of “Hold” from the seven research firms that are covering the stock, Marketbeat.com reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average twelve-month target price among brokers that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 4,903.33 ($65.04).

Several brokerages recently commented on CCL. Barclays PLC restated an “equal weight” rating and set a GBX 5,300 ($70.30) target price on shares of Carnival plc in a report on Monday, July 17th. Credit Suisse Group reaffirmed an “outperform” rating and issued a GBX 5,920 ($78.53) target price on shares of Carnival plc in a research report on Wednesday, July 5th. Finally, HSBC Holdings plc lifted their price target on shares of Carnival plc from GBX 5,200 ($68.97) to GBX 5,600 ($74.28) and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research note on Monday, June 26th.

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Shares of Carnival plc (LON CCL) opened at 4826.00 on Wednesday. The company’s market cap is GBX 34.94 billion. Carnival plc has a 1-year low of GBX 3,723.00 and a 1-year high of GBX 5,435.00. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is GBX 5,088.06 and its 200 day moving average price is GBX 4,952.09.

The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which was paid on Friday, September 15th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 24th were paid a dividend of $0.40 per share. This represents a dividend yield of 0.6%. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, August 24th.

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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