Carnival Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 20, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 12, 2014. Shareholders who purchased CCL stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 7th quarter that CCL has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $37.86, the dividend yield is 2.64%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CCL was $37.86,
representing a -9.62% decrease from the 52 week high of $41.89 and
a 20.42% increase over the 52 week low of $31.44.
CCL is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as General Dynamics Corporation (
) and Carnival Corporation (
). CCL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.4. Zacks Investment Research reports CCL's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 8.91%, compared to an
industry average of 8.4%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
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Interested in gaining exposure to CCL through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CCL as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Fundamental Pure Large Value Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PXLV with an increase of
3.29% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of CCL at 0.32%.