Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CUK) CEO Arnold W. Donald sold 5,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, December 1st. The stock was sold at an average price of $65.57, for a total value of $327,850.00. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website.

Arnold W. Donald also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Monday, October 16th, Arnold W. Donald sold 90,903 shares of Carnival stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $67.41, for a total value of $6,127,771.23.

Shares of Carnival Corporation (NYSE CUK) opened at $66.29 on Friday. The firm has a market capitalization of $13,999.55, a PE ratio of 17.17 and a beta of 0.70. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.32, a quick ratio of 0.16 and a current ratio of 0.21. Carnival Corporation has a twelve month low of $50.35 and a twelve month high of $70.56.

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 15th. Stockholders of record on Friday, November 24th will be issued a dividend of $0.45 per share. This is a boost from Carnival’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.40. This represents a $1.80 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.72%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, November 22nd. Carnival’s payout ratio is 49.18%.

Several large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. grew its holdings in shares of Carnival by 87.0% during the second quarter. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. now owns 1,456,063 shares of the company’s stock worth $96,275,000 after purchasing an additional 677,470 shares during the last quarter. Aperio Group LLC grew its holdings in shares of Carnival by 1.5% during the third quarter. Aperio Group LLC now owns 1,186,488 shares of the company’s stock worth $76,505,000 after purchasing an additional 17,713 shares during the last quarter. Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC grew its holdings in shares of Carnival by 1.6% during the second quarter. Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC now owns 338,061 shares of the company’s stock worth $22,353,000 after purchasing an additional 5,205 shares during the last quarter. Renaissance Group LLC grew its holdings in shares of Carnival by 0.6% during the second quarter. Renaissance Group LLC now owns 252,305 shares of the company’s stock worth $16,682,000 after purchasing an additional 1,395 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Wells Fargo & Company MN grew its holdings in shares of Carnival by 0.9% during the third quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 188,682 shares of the company’s stock worth $12,166,000 after purchasing an additional 1,686 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors own 3.78% 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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