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How to buy Royal Caribbean Group stock | $83.91

Learn how to easily invest in Royal Caribbean Group stock.

Royal Caribbean Group is a travel services business based in the US. Royal Caribbean Group shares (RCL) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Royal Caribbean Group employs 84,900 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

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Royal Caribbean Group stock price (NYSE: RCL)

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Royal Caribbean Group shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-10-15.
Latest market close$83.91
52-week range$51.33 - $99.24
50-day moving average $85.68
200-day moving average $84.37
Wall St. target price$93.08
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield $0 (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-22.18

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Is it a good time to buy Royal Caribbean Group stock?

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Royal Caribbean Group price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $83.91 from 2021-10-20

1 week (2021-10-14) -3.44%
1 month (2021-09-21) 1.19%
3 months (2021-07-21) 6.35%
6 months (2021-04-21) -0.92%
1 year (2020-10-21) 38.26%
2 years (2019-10-21) -25.13%
3 years (2018-10-19) 115.18
5 years (2016-10-21) 20.96%

Is Royal Caribbean Group under- or over-valued?

Valuing Royal Caribbean Group stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Royal Caribbean Group's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

Royal Caribbean Group's PEG ratio

Royal Caribbean Group'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 Group'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 Group's EBITDA

Royal Caribbean Group's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $1.2 billion.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Royal Caribbean Group's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Royal Caribbean Group financials

Revenue TTM $93.4 million
Gross profit TTM $-462,699,000
Return on assets TTM -6.54%
Return on equity TTM -59.49%
Profit margin 0%
Book value $30.96
Market capitalisation $22 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Royal Caribbean Group shares

There are currently 14.6 million Royal Caribbean Group shares held short by investors – that's known as Royal Caribbean Group's "short interest". This figure is 0.9% down from 14.8 million last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Royal Caribbean Group shares can be evaluated.

Royal Caribbean Group's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Royal Caribbean Group's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Royal Caribbean Group shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Royal Caribbean Group shares traded daily (recently around 3.8 million). Royal Caribbean Group's SIR currently stands at 3.89. In other words for every 100,000 Royal Caribbean Group shares traded daily on the market, roughly 3890 shares are currently held short.

However Royal Caribbean Group's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Royal Caribbean Group shares, or, against the total number of tradable Royal Caribbean Group shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Royal Caribbean Group's short interest could be expressed as 0.06% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Royal Caribbean Group shares in existence, roughly 60 shares are currently held short) or 0.0653% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Royal Caribbean Group shares, roughly 65 shares are currently held short).

Such a low SIR usually points to an optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against Royal Caribbean Group.

Find out more about how you can short Royal Caribbean Group stock.

Royal Caribbean Group'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 Group.

When it comes to ESG scores, lower is better, and lower scores are generally associated with lower risk for would-be investors.

Royal Caribbean Group'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 Group'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 Group 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 Group's environmental score

Environmental score: 7/100

Royal Caribbean Group's social score

Social score: 8.31/100

Royal Caribbean Group's governance score

Governance score: 2/100

Royal Caribbean Group's controversy score

Controversy score: 3/5

ESG scores also evaluate any incidences of controversy that a company has been involved in. Royal Caribbean Group scored a 3 out of 5 for controversy – a middle-of-the-table result reflecting that Royal Caribbean Group hasn't always managed to keep its nose clean.

Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) summary

Royal Caribbean Group was last rated for ESG on: 2019-01-01.

Total ESG score 21.81
Total ESG percentile 26.14
Environmental score 7
Social score 8.31
Governance score 2
Level of controversy 3

Royal Caribbean Group share dividends

We're not expecting Royal Caribbean Group to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Have Royal Caribbean Group's shares ever split?

Royal Caribbean Group'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 Group shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 50% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Royal Caribbean Group shares which in turn could have impacted Royal Caribbean Group's share price.

Royal Caribbean Group share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Royal Caribbean Group's shares have ranged in value from as little as $51.33 up to $99.24. 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 Group's is 2.7037. This would suggest that Royal Caribbean Group's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.

Royal Caribbean Group 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 December 31, 2020, it operated 61 ships with an aggregate capacity of approximately 137,930 berths. The company was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Miami, Florida. .

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of Royal Caribbean Group is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 14.086% of Royal Caribbean Group shares are held by insiders and 74.271% by institutions.
How many people work for Royal Caribbean Group?
Latest data suggests 84,900 work at Royal Caribbean Group.
When does the fiscal year end for Royal Caribbean Group?
Royal Caribbean Group's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is Royal Caribbean Group based?
Royal Caribbean Group's address is: 1050 Caribbean Way, Miami, FL, United States, 33132-2096
What is Royal Caribbean Group's ISIN number?
Royal Caribbean Group's international securities identification number is: LR0008862868
What is Royal Caribbean Group's CUSIP number?
Royal Caribbean Group's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: V7780T103

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