Essential Updates for Royal Caribbean Cruises (RCL) Shareholders

Shares of Marine Shipping company Royal Caribbean Cruises jumped 5.5% today. With many investors piling into RCL without a second thought, it may be a good idea to take a closer look at the stock. Here are some quick facts to get you started:

  • Royal Caribbean Cruises has moved 76.7% over the last year, and the S&P 500 logged a change of 26.5%

  • RCL has an average analyst rating of buy and is -7.07% away from its mean target price of $161.04 per share

  • Its trailing earnings per share (EPS) is $7.85

  • Royal Caribbean Cruises has a trailing 12 month Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of 19.1 while the S&P 500 average is 15.97

  • Its forward earnings per share (EPS) is $12.71 and its forward P/E ratio is 11.8

  • The company has a Price to Book (P/B) ratio of 7.48 in contrast to the S&P 500's average ratio of 2.95

  • Royal Caribbean Cruises is part of the Consumer Discretionary sector, which has an average P/E ratio of 22.96 and an average P/B of 4.24

  • The company has a free cash flow of $-318876000, which refers to the total sum of all its inflows and outflows of cash over the last quarter

  • Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. operates as a cruise company worldwide. The company operates cruises under the Royal Caribbean International, Celebrity Cruises, and Silversea Cruises brands, which comprise a range of itineraries. As of February 21, 2024, it operated 65 ships. Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Miami, Florida.

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