Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (RCL) Analysts See $1.92 EPS

July 13, 2018 - By whatsonthorold

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE:RCL) LogoInvestors sentiment decreased to 1.14 in 2018 Q1. Its down 0.18, from 1.32 in 2017Q4. It is negative, as 49 investors sold Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. shares while 178 reduced holdings. 70 funds opened positions while 189 raised stakes. 144.48 million shares or 6.03% less from 153.74 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported.
Coastline invested 0.05% in Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE:RCL). Taylor Asset Management Inc holds 3,400 shares or 0.16% of its portfolio. Adage Cap Ptnrs Llc invested 0.06% in Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE:RCL). First Quadrant Limited Partnership Ca invested in 227,394 shares. Retirement Sys Of Alabama accumulated 0.1% or 168,118 shares. 3,386 are owned by First Republic Invest. Suntrust Banks holds 0% or 5,610 shares in its portfolio. Hartline Invest Corporation holds 0.29% of its portfolio in Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE:RCL) for 8,805 shares. Nicholas Invest Partners Ltd Partnership reported 17,975 shares. Beach Investment Counsel Pa holds 1.37% in Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE:RCL) or 111,778 shares. Point72 Asia (Hong Kong) has invested 0.24% in Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE:RCL). Ifrah Fin Svcs Inc invested in 2,280 shares or 0.1% of the stock. Calamos Advsrs Ltd owns 168,396 shares or 0.13% of their US portfolio. Voya Invest Management Limited Company holds 0.04% or 168,672 shares in its portfolio. Daiwa Securities Grp reported 10,069 shares.

Since January 16, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 11 sales for $21.35 million activity. $2.56 million worth of stock was sold by Fain Richard D on Tuesday, January 16. Lutoff-Perlo Lisa sold $996,208 worth of stock or 7,404 shares. 19,060 Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE:RCL) shares with value of $2.50 million were sold by Bayley Michael W.

Analysts expect Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE:RCL) to report $1.92 EPS on August, 7.They anticipate $0.21 EPS change or 12.28 % from last quarter’s $1.71 EPS. RCL’s profit would be $406.56M giving it 14.18 P/E if the $1.92 EPS is correct. After having $1.09 EPS previously, Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.’s analysts see 76.15 % EPS growth. The stock decreased 0.27% or $0.3 during the last trading session, reaching $108.94. About 1.69M shares traded. Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE:RCL) has declined 0.42% since July 13, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 12.99% the S&P500.

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE:RCL) Ratings Coverage

Among 8 analysts covering Royal Caribbean (NYSE:RCL), 6 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 75% are positive. Royal Caribbean had 12 analyst reports since January 18, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. Bank of America maintained Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE:RCL) on Thursday, January 25 with “Neutral” rating. The stock of Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE:RCL) earned “Buy” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Friday, April 27. As per Tuesday, June 5, the company rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley. The rating was maintained by Susquehanna with “Buy” on Thursday, January 18. On Thursday, January 25 the stock rating was maintained by Wedbush with “Buy”. The company was maintained on Friday, June 15 by JP Morgan. The firm has “Buy” rating by SunTrust given on Thursday, January 25. The stock of Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE:RCL) earned “Buy” rating by Susquehanna on Wednesday, April 25. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the shares of RCL in report on Wednesday, January 24 with “Buy” rating. The stock has “Buy” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Thursday, April 19.

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. operates as a cruise company. The company has market cap of $23.07 billion. The firm operates cruises under the Royal Caribbean International, Celebrity Cruises, and Azamara Club Cruises brand names. It has a 14.39 P/E ratio. The Royal Caribbean International brand provides a range of itineraries ranging from 2 to 24 nights with options for onboard dining, entertainment, and other onboard activities to various destinations.

More notable recent Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE:RCL) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Analyzing sulfur cap impact in the cruise line sector” on July 09, 2018, also Investorplace.com with their article: “The 20 Stocks From Goldman Sachs’ Buy List That You Should Actually Consider” published on July 11, 2018, Benzinga.com published: “Barron’s Picks And Pans: Michael Kors, Royal Caribbean, Toll Brothers And More” on July 08, 2018. More interesting news about Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE:RCL) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Royal Caribbean Pulling Into Rougher Waters (Podcast)” published on July 03, 2018 as well as Fool.com‘s news article titled: “Why Carnival Corporation Caused Cruise Line Stocks to Sink Yesterday” with publication date: June 26, 2018.

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