Royal Caribbean International is a cruise line brand famous for its vessel, Oasis of the Seas. The Line offers rock-climbing walls, ice-skating rinks, the Royal Promenade, a main boulevard of shops, restaurants, and lounges that run the length of the ship.

Miami, US
Size (employees)
66,000 (est)
Royal Caribbean was founded in 1969 and is headquartered in Miami, US
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Key People/Management at Royal Caribbean

Richard Fain

Richard Fain

Chairman & CEO
Jason Liberty

Jason Liberty

Harri Kulovaara

Harri Kulovaara

EVP, Maritime

Royal Caribbean Office Locations

Royal Caribbean has an office in Miami
Miami, US (HQ)
1050 Caribbean Way
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Royal Caribbean Financials and Metrics

Royal Caribbean Financials

Royal Caribbean's revenue was reported to be $8.78 b in FY, 2017

Revenue (FY, 2017)

8.8 b

Net income (FY, 2017)

1.6 b

EBIT (FY, 2017)

1.7 b

Market capitalization (5-Mar-2018)

26.8 b

Cash (2-Mar-2018)

120.1 m


34.2 b
Royal Caribbean's current market capitalization is $26.8 b.
usdFY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


6.8 b7.5 b7.7 b8 b8.3 b8.3 b8.5 b8.8 b

Revenue growth, %


Operating expense total

7 b

Depreciation and amortization

951.2 m
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017


2.3 b1.9 b2 b2.4 b1.8 b2.1 b2.5 b1.9 b2.1 b2.6 b2 b2.2 b


444.2 m97.5 m195.6 m529.5 m105.7 m261.3 m258 m163.1 m282.3 m735 m279.5 m419.7 m

EBIT margin, %


Interest income

3.3 m3.3 m2.6 m2.1 m3.7 m2.8 m1.7 m2.7 m5.7 m6.5 m6.3 m5.8 m
usdY, 2009Y, 2010Y, 2011Y, 2012Y, 2013Y, 2014Y, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


284.6 m419.9 m262.2 m194.9 m204.7 m189.2 m121.6 m132.6 m120.1 m

Accounts Receivable

318.6 m


151.2 m123.5 m123.5 m114.1 m111.4 m

Current Assets

956.4 m801.1 m837 m748.3 m843 m
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017


209.6 m216.5 m185.3 m183.2 m229.7 m159.4 m147.4 m117.4 m175.2 m178.4 m109.3 m130.5 m


160.2 m145.2 m143.4 m136.2 m125.1 m140.2 m131.1 m121.4 m112.4 m118.8 m108.4 m109.1 m

Current Assets

1 b1 b978.3 m860.2 m951.2 m913.4 m900.8 m892.3 m857.9 m803.1 m756.7 m767.6 m


17.5 b17.5 b17.5 b17.2 b18.2 b18.9 b18.8 b18.8 b20.2 b20.2 b19.9 b19.8 b
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

473.7 m764.1 m665.8 m1.3 b

Depreciation and Amortization

754.7 m772.4 m827 m894.9 m


(4.3 m)

Accounts Payable

19 m(40.7 m)(40.7 m)29.6 m
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017

Net Income

466.7 m26.5 m164.1 m654.4 m45.2 m230.2 m459 m99.1 m329 m1 b214.7 m584.3 m

Depreciation and Amortization

564.1 m193.7 m386.6 m579.1 m200.5 m406.9 m617.7 m210.8 m432.4 m661.7 m235.7 m470.7 m


(6.4 m)

Accounts Payable

43.4 m7.6 m45.7 m(33.7 m)9.3 m14.7 m68.5 m41.2 m56.4 m69.6 m
USDY, 2017


19.6 x


20.6 x


133 k

Financial Leverage

2.1 x
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Royal Caribbean Operating Metrics

FY, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017

Available Passenger Cruise Days

5.15 m8.78 m9.04 m9.47 m5.40 m9.19 m9.54 m9.77 m5.75 m9.28 m9.15 m


105.75 k110.90 k123.27 k


3 3 3

Cruise Ships Fleet

43 44 49
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Royal Caribbean News and Updates

Royal Caribbean Is Convinced It Has the Smarts to Woo Millennials

The CEO of Royal Caribbean Cruises knows millennials are in the market to create memories — and with the largest cruise ships in the world, he is well-positioned to deliver what those passengers want. -Hannah Sampson

Royal Caribbean reveals new brand campaign

Royal Caribbean reveals new brand campaign

Royal Caribbean Cruisers Were On Board Mexico Tour Bus That Flipped, Killing 12 People

Miami-based Royal Caribbean Cruises says that passengers from two of its ships have been involved in a fatal bus crash in Mexico Tuesday afternoon. Royal Caribbean says in a statement that passengers from the Celebrity Equinox and Serenade of the Seas were on the bus that flipped on a two-lane highw…

Video: Royal Caribbean CEO on Building Smarter Ships

As cruise ships grow in size, the need for innovation in onboard activities and experiences has grown in tandem. Companies like Royal Caribbean Cruises have led the way, but there is still a long way to go until megaship cruises shed their image as a low-brow vacation. -Andrew Sheivachman

Royal Caribbean plans to turn cruise ships into high-tech vacation spots

Royal Caribbean Cruises is turning its fleet of 37 cruise ships into high-tech playgrounds where technology is designed to help you enjoy your vacation. The company is showing off its concepts for the future at an event in New York on Wednesday evening. It’s all part of the evolution of technology, …

Royal Caribbean Bookings Bounced Back After Costliest Hurricane Season

After the costliest hurricane season in its history, Royal Caribbean Cruises still saw profits increase and exceeded its own expectations for the quarter. The business appeared to recover quickly, but we are curious to find out if travelers will be willing to book Caribbean cruises during the peak t…
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