Carnival (CCL) reported 4th Quarter November 2017 earnings of $0.63 per share on revenue of $4.3 billion. The consensus earnings estimate was $0.50 per share on revenue of $4.2 billion. The Earnings Whisper number was $0.54 per share. Revenue grew 8.2% on a year-over-year basis.
The company said it expects first quarter earnings of $0.37 to $0.41 per share and fiscal 2018 earnings of $4.00 to $4.30 per share. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.46 per share for the quarter ending February 28, 2018 and $4.24 per share for the year ending November 30, 2018.
Carnival Corp is a leisure travel company operating a
portfolio of 100 cruise ships. Its brands include Carnival Cruise Lines, in North America;
P&O Cruises and Cunard in the UK; AIDA Cruises in Germany; Costa Cruises in