Carriage Services, Inc. (NYSE:CSV) will release its earnings data after the market closes on Monday, October 23rd. Analysts expect Carriage Services to post earnings of $0.41 per share for the quarter.

Carriage Services (NYSE:CSV) last issued its earnings results on Wednesday, July 26th. The company reported $0.30 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.40 by ($0.10). The business had revenue of $63.87 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $64.35 million. Carriage Services had a net margin of 8.35% and a return on equity of 15.25%. Carriage Services’s quarterly revenue was up 3.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $0.37 earnings per share. On average, analysts expect Carriage Services to post $1.59 EPS for the current fiscal year and $1.72 EPS for the next fiscal year.

Shares of Carriage Services, Inc. (NYSE CSV) opened at 25.32 on Monday. Carriage Services, Inc. has a 12 month low of $23.15 and a 12 month high of $29.11. The firm has a market capitalization of $423.35 million, a PE ratio of 21.44 and a beta of 0.89. The stock has a 50 day moving average of $24.79 and a 200-day moving average of $25.93.

Several research firms have recently issued reports on CSV. Zacks Investment Research raised Carriage Services from a “strong sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, September 26th. BidaskClub downgraded Carriage Services from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Friday, July 28th.

ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: This report was first posted by American Banking News and is the property of of American Banking News. If you are accessing this report on another publication, it was stolen and reposted in violation of U.S. & international copyright laws. The correct version of this report can be read at

In other news, CEO Melvin C. Payne sold 100,000 shares of Carriage Services stock in a transaction on Friday, August 18th. The stock was sold at an average price of $23.85, for a total transaction of $2,385,000.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now owns 1,131,753 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $26,992,309.05. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link. Insiders own 13.40% of the company’s stock.

Carriage Services Company Profile

Carriage Services, Inc is a provider of death care services and merchandise in the United States. The Company operates in two business segments: Funeral Home Operations and Cemetery Operations. The Funeral Homes segment provides funeral services (traditional burial and cremation) and sells related merchandise, such as caskets and urns.

Earnings History for Carriage Services (NYSE:CSV)

Receive News & Ratings for Carriage Services Inc. Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Carriage Services Inc. and related companies with's FREE daily email newsletter.