Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CUK) CEO Arnold W. Donald sold 5,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, December 1st. The shares were sold at an average price of $65.57, for a total value of $327,850.00. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link.

Arnold W. Donald also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Monday, October 16th, Arnold W. Donald sold 90,903 shares of Carnival stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $67.41, for a total value of $6,127,771.23.

Shares of Carnival Corporation (NYSE CUK) traded down $1.08 during trading on Tuesday, hitting $66.12. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 273,004 shares, compared to its average volume of 296,821. Carnival Corporation has a one year low of $50.35 and a one year high of $70.56. The stock has a market cap of $13,955.18, a price-to-earnings ratio of 17.11 and a beta of 0.70. The company has a current ratio of 0.21, a quick ratio of 0.16 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.32.

The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 15th. Shareholders of record on Friday, November 24th will be paid a dividend of $0.45 per share. This represents a $1.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.72%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, November 22nd. This is a positive change from Carnival’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.40. Carnival’s dividend payout ratio is currently 49.18%.

Several institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the business. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. lifted its stake in shares of Carnival by 87.0% during the 2nd quarter. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. now owns 1,456,063 shares of the company’s stock worth $96,275,000 after purchasing an additional 677,470 shares during the period. Aperio Group LLC lifted its stake in shares of Carnival by 1.5% during the 3rd quarter. Aperio Group LLC now owns 1,186,488 shares of the company’s stock worth $76,505,000 after purchasing an additional 17,713 shares during the period. Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC lifted its stake in shares of Carnival by 1.6% during the 2nd quarter. Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC now owns 338,061 shares of the company’s stock worth $22,353,000 after purchasing an additional 5,205 shares during the period. Renaissance Group LLC lifted its stake in shares of Carnival by 0.6% during the 2nd quarter. Renaissance Group LLC now owns 252,305 shares of the company’s stock worth $16,682,000 after purchasing an additional 1,395 shares during the period. Finally, Wells Fargo & Company MN lifted its stake in shares of Carnival by 0.9% during the 3rd quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 188,682 shares of the company’s stock worth $12,166,000 after purchasing an additional 1,686 shares during the period. 3.78% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

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Carnival Company Profile

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.

Insider Buying and Selling by Quarter for Carnival (NYSE:CUK)

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