Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. kicked off the trading day on 10/10/19 with a price increase of 1.70%, equivalent to $1.73 relative change for the day. Taking a more long-term approach, RCL had a 52-week range of $89.48 to $131.04. At the time of this article’s publishing, this stock is trading at $103.61 after starting the trading session at $102.31. At the time of writing, this stock’s 50-day Moving Average stands at $107.44, while the 200-day Moving Average of this stock is currently $114.32.
Currently, this company’s share volume is sitting at $1210213, but has maintained average daily volume of $1.72M. This stock has generated an average Year to Date volume of $1.59 million, alongside an average 20-day volume of $1.44 million. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $211.33 million, simultaneously with a float of $171.10 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $21.90 billion.
Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.(RCL) Ownership Data
Now let’s turn our focus to how large-scale investors are behaving with this stock. Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.’s current insider ownership accounts for 0.60%, in contrast to 76.00% institutional ownership. According to the most recent latest insider trade that took place on Sep 05 this organization’s Chairman & CEO sold 20,000 at the rate of 105.66, making the entire transaction hit 2,113,168 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 865,651. Preceding that transaction, on Aug 23 Company’s Pres&CEO, Azamara Club Cruises exercised an option 2,268 at a price of 23.98, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 54,387. This particular insider is now the holder of 47,659 in total.
If we take a glance at the Ownership summary of Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.’s stock, Institutional holders make up 76.00% of its total stock ownership. All together, they are the legal holders of 211.33M shares. If we focus on the top 3 stockholders for this publicly-traded organization, The Vanguard Group, Inc. owns 17,927,360 shares, with PRIMECAP Management Co. in 2nd place owning 9,573,911 shares and BlackRock Fund Advisors in third place with total ownership of 8,148,888 shares.
Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (RCL) Earnings and Revenue Data
In the latest quarterly report that this company released, which was put into the public domain on 6/29/2019, the organization reported $2.54 earnings per share (EPS) for the three-month period, surpassing the consensus estimate (set at $2.45) by $0.09.
This company achieved a net margin of 17.82 while generating a return on equity of 16.5. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 1.45 per share during the current fiscal year.
Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.’s EPS increase for this current 12-month fiscal period is 13.60%, and is forecasted to reach 10.75 in the upcoming year. Looking at the long run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 11.25% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the 31.90% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
Additional Trading Performance Indicators
Now turning our attention to the current performance indicators for Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd., this organization’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 0.10. The company has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 2.59. Alongside those, its PE Ratio stands at $11.77, and its Beta score is 1.41.
Another valuable indicator worth considering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 2.11 for this organization. Plus, this company’s price to book ratio for the last three-month fiscal period reported is 1.88, whereas its price to cash per share for the last quarter landed at 1.11.
In the same vein, RCL’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months was posted at 8.80, a figure that is expected to reach 4.33 in the next reported quarter, and analysts expect it will be 10.75 at the market close of one year from today’s date.