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How to buy Royal Caribbean Cruises stock
Learn how to easily invest in Royal Caribbean Cruises stock.
Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd is a travel services business based in the US. Royal Caribbean Cruises shares (RCL) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Royal Caribbean Cruises employs 84,900 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.
How to buy shares in Royal Caribbean Cruises
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- Open your brokerage account. Complete an application with your details.
- Confirm your payment details. Fund your account.
- Research the stock. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol – RCL – and research it before deciding if it's a good investment for you.
- Purchase now or later. Buy your desired number of shares with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until the stock reaches a desired price.
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What's in this guide?
- RCL shares summary
- Compare share dealing platforms
- Is RCL stock a buy or sell?
- Stock performance over time
- Is RCL suitable for ethical investing?
- Are RCL shares over-valued?
- Royal Caribbean Cruises's financials
- How volatile are RCL shares?
- Does Royal Caribbean Cruises pay a dividend?
- Have RCL shares ever split?
- Other common questions
Royal Caribbean Cruises stock price (NYSE: RCL)Use our graph to track the performance of RCL stocks over time.
Royal Caribbean Cruises shares at a glance
|Latest market close||$35.29|
|52-week range||$34.10 - $98.27|
|50-day moving average||$61.20|
|200-day moving average||$75.80|
|Wall St. target price||$80.14|
|Dividend yield||$0 (0%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$-20.79|
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Is it a good time to buy Royal Caribbean Cruises stock?
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Royal Caribbean Cruises price performance over time
|1 week (2022-06-27)||-12.50%|
|1 month (2022-06-03)||-37.35%|
|3 months (2022-03-31)||-57.88%|
|6 months (2022-01-04)||-57.16%|
|1 year (2021-07-02)||-58.98%|
|2 years (2020-07-02)||-28.72%|
|3 years (2019-07-03)||116.54|
|5 years (2017-07-03)||108.84|
Is Royal Caribbean Cruises stock undervalued or overvalued?
Valuing Royal Caribbean Cruises stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Royal Caribbean Cruises's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Royal Caribbean Cruises's PEG ratio
Royal Caribbean Cruises's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 1.3105. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.
The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Royal Caribbean Cruises's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.
Royal Caribbean Cruises financials
|Revenue TTM||$2.5 billion|
|Gross profit TTM||$-1,083,258,000|
|Return on assets TTM||-7.13%|
|Return on equity TTM||-80.48%|
|Market capitalisation||$10.3 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Royal Caribbean Cruises's environmental, social and governance track record
Environmental, social and governance (known as ESG) criteria are a set of three factors used to measure the sustainability and social impact of companies like Royal Caribbean Cruises.
When it comes to ESG scores, lower is better, and lower scores are generally associated with lower risk for would-be investors.
Royal Caribbean Cruises's total ESG risk score
Total ESG risk: 21.81
Socially conscious investors use ESG scores to screen how an investment aligns with their worldview, and Royal Caribbean Cruises's overall score of 21.81 (as at 12/31/2018) is pretty good – landing it in it in the 26th percentile of companies rated in the same sector.
ESG scores are increasingly used to estimate the level of risk a company like Royal Caribbean Cruises is exposed to within the areas of "environmental" (carbon footprint, resource use etc.), "social" (health and safety, human rights etc.), and "governance" (anti-corruption, tax transparency etc.).
Royal Caribbean Cruises's environmental score
Environmental score: 7/100
Royal Caribbean Cruises's social score
Social score: 8.31/100
Royal Caribbean Cruises's governance score
Governance score: 2/100
Royal Caribbean Cruises's controversy score
Controversy score: 3/5
ESG scores also evaluate any incidences of controversy that a company has been involved in. Royal Caribbean Cruises scored a 3 out of 5 for controversy – a middle-of-the-table result reflecting that Royal Caribbean Cruises hasn't always managed to keep its nose clean.
Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) summary
|Total ESG score||21.81|
|Total ESG percentile||26.14|
|Level of controversy||3|
Royal Caribbean Cruises share dividends
We're not expecting Royal Caribbean Cruises to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
Have Royal Caribbean Cruises's shares ever split?
Royal Caribbean Cruises's shares were split on a 2:1 basis on 2 August 1998. So if you had owned 1 share the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 2 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Royal Caribbean Cruises shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 50% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Royal Caribbean Cruises shares which in turn could have impacted Royal Caribbean Cruises's share price.
Royal Caribbean Cruises share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Royal Caribbean Cruises's shares have ranged in value from as little as $34.1 up to $98.27. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Royal Caribbean Cruises's is 2.4102. This would suggest that Royal Caribbean Cruises's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.
Royal Caribbean Cruises overview
Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. operates as a cruise company worldwide. The company operates cruises under the Royal Caribbean International, Celebrity Cruises, Azamara, and Silversea Cruises brands, which comprise a range of itineraries that call on approximately 1,000 destinations. As of February 25, 2022, it operated 61 ships. The company was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Miami, Florida. .
Royal Caribbean Cruises in the news
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Frequently asked questionsWhat percentage of Royal Caribbean Cruises is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 13.812% of Royal Caribbean Cruises shares are held by insiders and 76.702% by institutions. How many people work for Royal Caribbean Cruises?
Latest data suggests 84,900 work at Royal Caribbean Cruises. When does the fiscal year end for Royal Caribbean Cruises?
Royal Caribbean Cruises's fiscal year ends in December. Where is Royal Caribbean Cruises based?
Royal Caribbean Cruises's address is: 1050 Caribbean Way, Miami, FL, United States, 33132-2096 What is Royal Caribbean Cruises's ISIN number?
Royal Caribbean Cruises's international securities identification number is: LR0008862868 What is Royal Caribbean Cruises's CUSIP number?
Royal Caribbean Cruises's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: V7780T103
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