Carnival plc (NYSE:CUK) CFO David Bernstein sold 2,600 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, January 16th. The shares were sold at an average price of $69.59, for a total value of $180,934.00. Following the transaction, the chief financial officer now directly owns 34,620 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $2,409,205.80. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link.

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

  • On Friday, January 12th, David Bernstein sold 4,340 shares of Carnival stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $69.11, for a total value of $299,937.40.
  • On Thursday, January 4th, David Bernstein sold 11,000 shares of Carnival stock. The shares were 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 shares were 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 shares were sold at an average price of $66.76, for a total value of $3,435,069.04.

Carnival plc (CUK) traded up $0.82 during mid-day trading on Thursday, reaching $69.75. The company had a trading volume of 329,000 shares, compared to its average volume of 330,455. Carnival plc has a one year low of $51.44 and a one year high of $70.56. 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 company has a market cap of $14,474.82, a price-to-earnings ratio of 19.43 and a beta of 0.70.

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

A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of CUK. First Trust Advisors LP purchased a new stake in Carnival during the 2nd quarter valued at $737,000. Fiera Capital Corp purchased a new stake in Carnival during the 2nd quarter valued at $220,000. Ameriprise Financial Inc. boosted its stake in Carnival by 7.4% during the 2nd quarter. Ameriprise Financial Inc. now owns 31,220 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,064,000 after purchasing an additional 2,156 shares during the last quarter. Citigroup Inc. boosted its stake in Carnival by 6.8% during the 2nd quarter. Citigroup Inc. now owns 2,174 shares of the company’s stock valued at $144,000 after purchasing an additional 139 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Suntrust Banks Inc. purchased a new stake in Carnival during the 2nd quarter valued at $3,064,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 3.80% of the company’s stock.

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About Carnival

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.

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