Carnival (CCL) reported 2nd Quarter May 2017 earnings of $0.52 per share on revenue of $3.9 billion. The consensus earnings estimate was $0.47 per share on revenue of $3.9 billion. The Earnings Whisper number was $0.50 per share. Revenue grew 6.5% on a year-over-year basis.
The company said it expects third quarter earnings of $2.16 to $2.20 per share and now expects fiscal 2017 earnings of $3.60 to $3.70 per share. The company's previous guidance was 2017 earnings of $3.50 to $3.70 per share. The current consensus earnings estimate is $2.14 per share for the quarter ending August 31, 2017 and $3.69 per share for the year ending November 30, 2017.
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