Carnival Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 19, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 14, 2014. Shareholders who purchased CCL stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 5th quarter that CCL has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of CCL was $40.76,
representing a -2.7% decrease from the 52 week high of $41.89 and a
29.64% 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 $1.38. Zacks Investment Research reports CCL's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 9.14%, compared to an
industry average of 11.4%.
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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:
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Consumer Discretionary
- Guggenheim Defensive Equity ETF (
- PowerShares Fundamental Pure Mid Value Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PXMV with an increase of
9.01% over the last 100 days. RCD has the highest percent weighting
of CCL at 1.37%.