Carnival Paradise to sail to Cuba from Tampa

Investors who are keeping close eye on the stock of Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL) established that the company was able to keep return on investment at 8.66 in the trailing twelve month while Reuters data showed that industry's average stands at 2.41 and sector's optimum level is 8.88. The difference between the estimated and actual earnings was $0.09 per share. Capital World Investors now owns 3,690,000 shares of the company's stock valued at $180,146,000 after buying an additional 3,400,000 shares during the period. Carnival Corporation had a return on equity of 11.35% and a net margin of 16.96%. Henderson Group PLC boosted its position in shares of Carnival Corporation by 235.5% in the third quarter. Trinity Street Asset Management LLP now owns 963,032 shares of the company's stock worth $47,015,000 after buying an additional 10,366 shares during the period.

The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, March 17th.

Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL) share price Jumped 0.37% to reach $56.46 during the last trading session. This represents a $1.40 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.48%. "The opportunity to visit Havana, combined with the fun, relaxed ambiance and wide variety of amenities and features offered on Carnival Paradise, will make for a truly one-of-a-kind vacation experience". The company's a year ago sales total was 3.65 Billion.

03/18/2014 - Carnival Corporation had its " rating reiterated by analysts at UBS. The average analysts gave this company a mean recommendation of 2.40.

03/25/2015 - Carnival Corporation had its "buy" rating reiterated by analysts at Berenberg Bank. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have assigned a hold rating and thirteen have assigned a buy rating to the company.

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The latest Insider trade was made on 17 Jan 2017 where Band (Jonathon) Director did a transaction type "Sell" in which 6276 shares were traded at a price of $53.48. Meiji Yasuda Asset Management Co Ltd. increased its stake in shares of Carnival Corporation by 52.6% in the fourth quarter.

In other Carnival Corporation news, CFO David Bernstein sold 60,664 shares of the company's stock in a transaction on Thursday, December 29th. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website. The short ratio in the company's stock is documented at 5.94 and the short float is around of 4.93%.

Carnival Corporation is a leisure travel company. The Company's segments include North America, and Europe, Australia & Asia (EAA).

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