Royal Caribbean Cruises (RCL) Given News Impact Score of 0.11

Lloyd Doyle
December 7, 2017

Marathon Pete Corp now has $31.05 billion valuation. The company had a trading volume of 1,267,900 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,559,653. About 305,390 shares traded. The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) has risen 9.26% since December 6, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 16.84% the S&P500.The move comes after 5 months positive chart setup for the $12.97 billion company.

Delphi Management Inc decreased Royal Caribbean Cruises (RCL) stake by 17.09% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Shares for $2.23 million were sold by Fain Richard D. 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. The stock increased 0.48% or $0.59 during the last trading session, reaching $123.41. About 657,698 shares traded. Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. has $155 highest and $80 lowest target. It has outperformed by 21.52% the S&P500. Royal Caribbean Cruises's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 32.43%. Of the 11 analysts surveyed by Reuters that track MIDD 5 of them rate its stock a hold. Therefore 65% are positive. The firm operates cruises under the Royal Caribbean International, Celebrity Cruises, and Azamara Club Cruises brand names.

Royal Caribbean Cruises (NYSE:RCL) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, November 7th. The stock has "Hold" rating by Deutsche Bank on Thursday, September 29. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, November 16 by Deutsche Bank. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus on Wednesday, November 8 with "Buy". On Wednesday, August 5 the stock rating was upgraded by Zacks to "Hold". The firm has "Neutral" rating by Robert W. Baird given on Friday, November 3. The rating was initiated by Macquarie Research on Tuesday, October 4 with "Outperform". More interesting news about Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE:RCL) was released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: "Royal Caribbean: Smooth Sailing" with publication date: November 22, 2017.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.26 in 2017 Q2. Its up 0.19, from 1.07 in 2017Q1. It increased, as 77 investors sold DIS shares while 606 reduced holdings. 86 funds opened positions while 160 raised stakes. 150.60 million shares or 0.10% less from 150.74 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported.

Usa Financial Portformulas Corp decreased Applied Matls Inc (NASDAQ:AMAT) stake by 47,483 shares to 173,859 valued at $7.18 million in 2017Q2. Stevens Cap Mgmt Limited Partnership accumulated 79,981 shares. The stock of Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE:RCL) has "Buy" rating given on Friday, November 17 by Tigress Financial. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.58, a quick ratio of 0.13 and a current ratio of 0.16. Ahl Llp reported 0.05% stake. Aperio Grp Incorporated Ltd has 52,656 shares for 0.04% of their portfolio. Smithfield Tru invested in 242 shares or 0% of the stock. California Pub Employees Retirement holds 329,200 shares. Wells Fargo Mn owns 1.29 million shares for 0.05% of their portfolio. The stock has a consensus rating of "Buy" and an average target price of $126.02. Synovus Corp owns 3,201 shares. Oppenheimer Asset Mgmt, a New York-based fund reported 1,334 shares. Guggenheim Cap Llc holds 0.08% or 281,734 shares.

Virginia Retirement Systems Et Al increased Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd (RCL) stake by 46.01% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $3.20 earnings per share. RCL's profit will be $254.77M for 25.84 P/E if the $1.19 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.07 actual EPS reported by The Walt Disney Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 50.47% EPS growth. Fred Alger Management Inc. raised its stake in shares of Royal Caribbean Cruises by 4.6% in the second quarter.


Other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Hooker Furniture Corp (NASDAQ:HOFT) was raised too. This represents a $2.40 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.95%. Also, EVP Harri U. Kulovaara sold 7,527 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, May 1st. It also upped Southwestern Energy Co (NYSE:SWN) stake by 223,844 shares and now owns 369,338 shares.

Since June 14, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 1 insider sale for $1.36 million activity.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.05 in Q2 2017. Its up 0.70, from 0.82 in 2017Q1. 62 funds opened positions while 297 raised stakes. 383.45 million shares or 4.21% less from 400.29 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Tower Bridge Advsrs, a Pennsylvania-based fund reported 71,455 shares. Wealthfront Inc owns 16,556 shares or 0.01% of their USA portfolio. Ipg Invest Advsrs Ltd stated it has 0% in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS). The Ohio-based Mai Cap has invested 0.4% in Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC). Comerica Bankshares owns 15,687 shares. Moreover, Capstone Asset Com has 0.01% invested in Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Voloridge Ltd Liability Corporation reported 458,055 shares. Levin Capital Strategies LP has 10,300 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Opus Point Prtn Management Lc accumulated 49,095 shares or 3.6% of the stock. Cetera Advisor Ltd Co invested in 3,856 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Hanson Mcclain holds 301 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Schroder Inv Mngmt holds 0.17% of its portfolio in Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) for 2.28M shares. Therefore 53% are positive.

A number of equities analysts recently weighed in on RCL shares. The company was downgraded on Tuesday, January 5 by Morgan Stanley. The company was maintained on Wednesday, August 2 by Buckingham Research.

More important recent Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE:RCL) news were published by: Prnewswire.com which released: "The frustration-free vacation is arriving on Royal Caribbean" on November 08, 2017, also Prnewswire.com published article titled: "Royal Caribbean Announces Pricing Of $800 Million Senior Unsecured Notes Offering", Investorplace.com published: "Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd Stock Cruises Higher on Strong Q3 Earnings" on November 07, 2017. As per Wednesday, August 9, the company rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets. RBC Capital Markets has "Top Pick" rating and $58 target. Credit Suisse maintained The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) on Wednesday, August 9 with "Buy" rating. The company was maintained on Friday, June 10 by JP Morgan.

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