Carnival plc (NYSE:CUK) CFO David Bernstein sold 4,340 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Friday, January 12th. The stock was sold at an average price of $69.11, for a total value of $299,937.40. Following the completion of the sale, the chief financial officer now directly owns 26,103 shares in the company, valued at $1,803,978.33. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link.

David Bernstein also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Thursday, January 4th, David Bernstein sold 11,000 shares of Carnival stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $66.50, for a total value of $731,500.00.
  • On Thursday, December 27th, David Bernstein sold 25,526 shares of Carnival stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $66.59, for a total value of $1,699,776.34.
  • On Thursday, December 28th, David Bernstein sold 51,454 shares of Carnival stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $66.76, for a total value of $3,435,069.04.

Carnival plc (CUK) traded down $1.08 during mid-day trading on Tuesday, hitting $68.93. The stock had a trading volume of 335,750 shares, compared to its average volume of 330,600. Carnival plc has a 52-week low of $51.44 and a 52-week high of $70.56. The company has a quick ratio of 0.16, a current ratio of 0.21 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.32. The stock has a market capitalization of $14,701.61, a PE ratio of 19.20 and a beta of 0.70.

Carnival (NYSE:CUK) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, December 19th. The company reported $0.63 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.47 by $0.16. Carnival had a return on equity of 11.90% and a net margin of 14.88%. analysts expect that Carnival plc will post 4.15 EPS for the current year.

Hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of the company. Advisor Group Inc. raised its stake in shares of Carnival by 152.3% in the second quarter. Advisor Group Inc. now owns 1,721 shares of the company’s stock worth $114,000 after purchasing an additional 1,039 shares during the last quarter. Citigroup Inc. raised its stake in shares of Carnival by 6.8% in the second quarter. Citigroup Inc. now owns 2,174 shares of the company’s stock worth $144,000 after purchasing an additional 139 shares during the last quarter. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC raised its stake in shares of Carnival by 291.8% in the second quarter. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC now owns 2,672 shares of the company’s stock worth $177,000 after purchasing an additional 1,990 shares during the last quarter. Nine Chapters Capital Management LLC purchased a new position in shares of Carnival in the third quarter worth $206,000. Finally, Fiera Capital Corp purchased a new position in shares of Carnival in the second quarter worth $220,000. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 3.80% of the company’s stock.

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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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