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Carnival Corporation is a leisure travel company that provides travelers with vacations. It offers cruises under the Carnival Cruise Line, Princess Cruises, Holland America Line, Seabourn, Costa Cruises, AIDA Cruises, Cunard, and P&O Cruises brands. Carnival also owns Holland America Princess Alaska Tours, a tour company that operates hotels, lodges, glass-domed railcars, and motorcoaches.

TypePublic
Founded1972
HQMiami, FL, US
Websitecarnivalcorp.com
Overall CultureD

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Employees (est.) (Nov 2020)69,000(-33%)
Revenue (FY, 2020)$5.6 B(-73%)
Share Price (Sept 2021)$22.8(-3%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Carnival

Arnold W. Donald

Arnold W. Donald

President and Chief Executive Officer, Director
Peter C. Anderson

Peter C. Anderson

Chief Ethics & Compliance Officer
Josh Weinstein

Josh Weinstein

Chief Operations Officer
David Bernstein

David Bernstein

Chief Financial Officer and Chief Accounting Officer
Roger Frizzell

Roger Frizzell

Chief Communications Officer
William R. Burke

William R. Burke

Chief Maritime Officer
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Carnival Office Locations

Carnival has offices in Miami and Southampton
Miami, FL, US (HQ)
3655 NW 87th Ave
Southampton, GB
Carnival House 100 Harbour Parade
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Carnival Financials and Metrics

Carnival Revenue

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Carnival's revenue was reported to be $5.6 b in FY, 2020 which is a 73.1% decrease from the previous period.
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Revenue (FY, 2020)

5.6b

Revenue growth (FY, 2019 - FY, 2020), %

(73.1%)

Gross profit (FY, 2020)

(2.6b)

Gross profit margin (FY, 2020), %

(47.4%)

Net income (FY, 2020)

10.2b

EBIT (FY, 2020)

(8.9b)

Market capitalization (8-Sept-2021)

27.1b

Closing stock price (8-Sept-2021)

22.8

Cash (30-Nov-2020)

9.5b

EV

46.0b
Carnival's current market capitalization is $27.1 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

18.9b20.8b5.6b

Revenue growth, %

10%(73%)

Cost of goods sold

11.1b12.9b8.2b

Gross profit

7.8b7.9b(2.6b)
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Revenue

4.2b4.4b5.8b4.7b4.8b6.5b4.8b740.0m31.0m

Cost of goods sold

2.7b2.7b3.0b3.1b3.2b3.5b3.5b2.5b1.5b

Gross profit

1.5b1.7b2.9b1.5b1.7b3.0b1.3b(1.7b)(1.5b)

Gross profit Margin, %

36%38%49%33%35%46%26%(236%)(4897%)
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

982.0m518.0m9.5b

Accounts Receivable

358.0m444.0m273.0m

Prepaid Expenses

436.0m671.0m443.0m

Inventories

450.0m427.0m335.0m
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

3.2b3.0b(10.3b)

Depreciation and Amortization

2.0b2.2b2.2b

Inventories

(67.0m)79.0m77.0m

Accounts Payable

(24.0m)34.0m(165.0m)
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Net Income

391.0m951.0m2.7b336.0m787.0m2.6b(781.0m)(5.2b)(8.0b)

Depreciation and Amortization

488.0m1.0b1.5b516.0m1.1b1.6b570.0m1.1b1.7b

Inventories

1.0m(16.0m)(19.0m)7.0m5.0m22.0m(15.0m)58.0m71.0m

Accounts Payable

19.0m(14.0m)(94.0m)65.0m68.0m(25.0m)148.0m1.1b(97.0m)
USDQ1, 2018

Debt/Equity

0.4 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

1.7 x
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Carnival Operating Metrics

FY, 2014FY, 2015Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017FY, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018FY, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019FY, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020FY, 2020

Brands

91091099

Cruise Ships Ordered

101719182114

Ocean Cruise Ships Fleet

10099102103104104142

Passengers

10.6 m10.8 m3.27 m11.5 m2.77 m2.91 m3.44 m12.1 m2.86 m2.97 m3.56 m12.41 m2.94 m3.1 m3.75 m12.87 m3.06 m426 k12.4 m
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Carnival Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
1972 Productions, Inc.
6348 Equipment LLC
A.C.N. 098 290 834 Pty. Ltd.
Adventure Island Ltd.
AIDA Kundencenter GmbH
Air-Sea Holiday GmbH
A.J. Juneau Dock, LLC
Alaska Hotel Properties LLC
Barcelona Cruise Terminal SLU
Bay Island Cruise Port, S.A.
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Carnival Revenue Breakdown

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Carnival revenue breakdown by business segment: 32.0% from Europe, Australia & Asia, 64.8% from North America and 3.2% from Other

Carnival revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 12.3% from Australia and Asia, 29.4% from Europe, 55.1% from North America and 3.2% from Other

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Carnival Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

80/100

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Carnival Online and Social Media Presence

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Carnival Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    D

    56/100

  • CEO Rating

    C-

    63/100

  • Compensation

    F

    43/100

  • Diversity

    D+

    58/100

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Carnival News and Updates

World Travel & Tourism Council, Carnival Corporation and Hilton Present the 2021 Global Scientific Summit on COVID-19

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) – together with the world's largest cruise company, Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), and the leading global hospitality company Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. (NYSE: HLT) – today announced the 2021 Global Scientific Summit on CO…

Holland America Line's 2022 Canada & New England Cruises Stretch to the Stunning Landscapes of Greenland, Iceland and Newfoundland

Along the East Coast of North America, the sun-kissed skies of summer collide with the jewel-toned hues of autumn, and in 2022 Holland America Line's Zaandam and Nieuw Statendam will be there to showcase nature's most colorful spectacle. Bookings are now open for May through October 2022, enticing g…

Costa Resumes Its Cruises Starting From May

Costa Cruises, the Italian company of Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), has revised its plans moving its restart to May. The decision has been taken in consideration of the restrictions still in place in Italy and other European countries to contain Covid-19. Such measures d…

Princess Cruises Reveals Details of All Inclusive UK 'Summer Seacations' on MedallionClass® Ships

Princess Cruises has revealed details of its series of short breaks and week-long cruises aboard MedallionClass ships, Regal Princess and Sky Princess, scheduled to sail from Southampton around the UK coast from late summer. The all-inclusive 'Summer Seacations' will go on sale on Wednesday, March 2…

Carnival Corporation Recognized Among Best Companies for Latinos to Work

Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL;NYSE: CUK), the world's largest cruise company, today announced it has been recognized as one of the Best Companies for Latinos to Work by Latino Leaders Magazine, the only national magazine fully dedicated to showcasing and promoting leadership in the L…

Holland America Line Pauses All Alaska Cruises Sailing Roundtrip from Seattle Scheduled to Depart in June 2021

Holland America Line has announced it is extending its pause of cruise operations to now include all June 2021 roundtrip sailings to Alaska from Seattle, Washington. This includes six cruises on Eurodam and Oosterdam with a call at Victoria, British Columbia, Canada.
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Carnival Blogs

P&O Cruises Australia Extends Cruising Pause Until Mid-January 2022

P&O Cruises Australia Extends Cruising Pause Until Mid-January 2022 Jessie.Mijeno@… Tue, 09/21/2021 - 21:10 P&O Cruises Australia Extends Cruising Pause Until Mid-January 2022 Sep 21, 2021 This release is a backfill from a News Wire …

Princess Cruises Extends Pause of Cruise Vacations in Australia Through Mid-January 2022

SANTA CLARITA, Calif., Sept. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --  Princess Cruises , the world's leading international premium cruise line, is extending its pause in cruise vacations in Australia/New Zealand to January 27, 2022, due to the uncertainty around the return of cruising in the region.

Costa Cruises Updates its Programs for 2022-23: New Costa Venezia Cruises to Turkey and Costa Toscana Cruises in the Mediterranean from March 2022

A great innovation for the 2022/2023 season: from May 2022 Costa Venezia will offer cruises departing from Istanbul to discover Turkey and Greece, while in winter she will visit Turkey, Egypt, Israel and Cyprus. The new "green" flagship Costa Toscana will enter service in the Mediterranean in March

Half of Carnival Cruise Line's U.S. Fleet Back in Service Following Return of Carnival Dream and Glory

America's Cruise Line Now Operating 11 Ships from Seven U.S. Homeports MIAMI , Sept. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- With Carnival Dream and Carnival Glory resuming guest operations on Sept. 19 , Carnival Cruise Line now has 11 ships – representing half of its U.S. fleet – sailing again.

Carnival Cruise Line First To Resume Sailings From Port Of New Orleans

Carnival Glory Will Set Sail From Erato Street Cruise Terminal on Seven-Day Cruise to the Bahamas This Afternoon NEW ORLEANS , Sept. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Glory is set to depart on a seven-day cruise from the Port of New Orleans this afternoon marking the first sailing from the city

Carnival Corporation & plc To Provide Third Quarter 2021 Business Update

Carnival Corporation & plc To Provide Third Quarter 2021 Business Update Content Import Fri, 09/17/2021 - 12:25 Carnival Corporation & plc To Provide Third Quarter 2021 Business Update Sep 17, 2021 This release is a backfill from a News Wire …
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Carnival Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Carnival founded?

    Carnival was founded in 1972.

  • Who are Carnival key executives?

    Carnival's key executives are Arnold W. Donald, Peter C. Anderson and Josh Weinstein.

  • How many employees does Carnival have?

    Carnival has 69,000 employees.

  • What is Carnival revenue?

    Latest Carnival annual revenue is $5.6 b.

  • What is Carnival revenue per employee?

    Latest Carnival revenue per employee is $81.1 k.

  • Who are Carnival competitors?

    Competitors of Carnival include Norwegian Cruise Line, MSC Cruises and Royal Caribbean International.

  • Where is Carnival headquarters?

    Carnival headquarters is located at 3655 NW 87th Ave, Miami.

  • Where are Carnival offices?

    Carnival has offices in Miami and Southampton.

  • How many offices does Carnival have?

    Carnival has 2 offices.