Carnival Cruise – Analyzing the Stock's Performance

Large-cap Consumer Discretionary company Carnival has logged a -2.8% change today on a trading volume of 39,771,545. The average volume for the stock is 31,288,421.

Carnival Corporation & plc engages in the provision of leisure travel services in North America, Australia, Europe, Asia, and internationally. Based in Miami, United States the company has 106,000 full time employees and a market cap of $19,927,148,544.

The company is now trading -26.8% away from its average analyst target price of $20.84 per share. The 16 analysts following the stock have set target prices ranging from $13.0 to $25.0, and on average give Carnival a rating of buy.

Over the last 52 weeks, CCL stock has risen 40.6%, which amounts to a 18.4% difference compared to the S&P 500. The stock's 52 week high is $19.74 whereas its 52 week low is $8.37 per share. With its net margins declining an average -20.9% over the last 6 years, Carnival may not have a strong enough profitability trend to support its stock price.

Date Reported Total Revenue ($ k) Net Profit ($ k) Net Margins (%) YoY Growth (%)
2023 20,036,000 -1,624,000 -8 84.0
2022 12,168,000 -6,093,000 -50 89.96
2021 1,908,000 -9,501,000 -498 -172.13
2020 5,595,000 -10,236,000 -183 -1407.14
2019 20,825,000 2,990,000 14 -17.65
2018 18,881,000 3,152,000 17
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