Carnival (LON:CCL) Given “Equal weight” Rating at Barclays

Barclays reiterated their equal weight rating on shares of Carnival (LON:CCL) in a research note published on Friday, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports.

A number of other analysts have also issued reports on CCL. Shore Capital reiterated a hold rating on shares of Carnival in a research note on Thursday, January 30th. HSBC reiterated a hold rating on shares of Carnival in a research note on Wednesday, January 29th. Finally, Berenberg Bank reiterated a sell rating on shares of Carnival in a research note on Wednesday, February 19th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating and four have given a hold rating to the stock. The company has a consensus rating of Hold and a consensus target price of GBX 3,585 ($47.16).

LON:CCL opened at GBX 2,771 ($36.45) on Friday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 45.41, a quick ratio of 0.12 and a current ratio of 0.23. Carnival has a 52-week low of GBX 2,966 ($39.02) and a 52-week high of GBX 4,406 ($57.96). The firm has a market cap of $5.18 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 6.41. The business’s fifty day moving average is GBX 3,320.46 and its 200 day moving average is GBX 3,364.02.

The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, March 13th. Investors of record on Thursday, February 20th will be paid a dividend of $0.50 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 20th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.05%. Carnival’s payout ratio is 0.36%.

Carnival Company Profile

Carnival plc operates as a leisure travel company in North America, Australia, Europe, and Asia. It operates in four segments: North America and Australia Cruise Operations, Europe and Asia Cruise Operations, Cruise Support, and Tour and Other. The company operates cruises under the Carnival Cruise Line, Princess Cruises, Holland America Line, P&O Cruises (Australia), Seabourn, Costa, AIDA, P&O Cruises (UK), and Cunard brand names.

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