Arnold W. Donald Sells 5,000 Shares of Carnival plc (CUK) Stock
Carnival plc (NYSE:CUK) CEO Arnold W. Donald sold 5,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, March 1st. The stock was sold at an average price of $66.41, for a total transaction of $332,050.00. Following the sale, the chief executive officer now owns 132,376 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $8,791,090.16. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website.
Arnold W. Donald also recently made the following trade(s):
- On Tuesday, January 9th, Arnold W. Donald sold 3,000 shares of Carnival stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $68.00, for a total transaction of $204,000.00.
Carnival plc (NYSE:CUK) traded up $0.65 during mid-day trading on Monday, hitting $65.17. 324,017 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 347,409. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.29, a quick ratio of 0.14 and a current ratio of 0.18. The firm has a market capitalization of $13,506.94, a PE ratio of 18.09 and a beta of 0.77. Carnival plc has a twelve month low of $54.23 and a twelve month high of $72.29.
The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, March 16th. Investors of record on Friday, February 23rd will be issued a dividend of $0.45 per share. This represents a $1.80 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.76%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 22nd. Carnival’s dividend payout ratio is currently 50.14%.
Several hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of CUK. Sei Investments Co. boosted its holdings in shares of Carnival by 27.5% during the third quarter. Sei Investments Co. now owns 76,643 shares of the company’s stock worth $4,942,000 after purchasing an additional 16,512 shares during the period. Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. raised its position in Carnival by 22.2% during the third quarter. Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. now owns 39,649 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,557,000 after acquiring an additional 7,190 shares in the last quarter. Quantbot Technologies LP bought a new position in Carnival during the third quarter valued at approximately $675,000. Ameriprise Financial Inc. raised its position in Carnival by 2.8% during the third quarter. Ameriprise Financial Inc. now owns 32,097 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,069,000 after acquiring an additional 877 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd bought a new position in Carnival during the third quarter valued at approximately $1,651,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 4.43% of the company’s stock.
Carnival Company Profile
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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