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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 7/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.04
CUK's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
55% of the 866 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 0.58 vs. CUK: 0.04 )
CUK' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.03   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.04

Equity to Asset 0.60
CUK's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
78% of the 850 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 0.51 vs. CUK: 0.60 )
CUK' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.54   Max: 0.62
Current: 0.6

0.54
0.62
Interest Coverage 4.24
CUK's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
59% of the 580 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 16.37 vs. CUK: 4.24 )
CUK' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 4.24   Max: 9999.99
Current: 4.24

4.24
9999.99
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 2.24
M-Score: -3.01
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 6/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 10.39
CUK's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 865 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 8.88 vs. CUK: 10.39 )
CUK' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 8.75   Max: 29.07
Current: 10.39

8.75
29.07
Net-margin (%) 8.97
CUK's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 865 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 5.15 vs. CUK: 8.97 )
CUK' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: 6.97   Max: 29.27
Current: 8.97

6.97
29.27
ROE (%) 5.74
CUK's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
69% of the 833 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 7.68 vs. CUK: 5.74 )
CUK' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 4.42   Max: 17.16
Current: 5.74

4.42
17.16
ROA (%) 3.51
CUK's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
73% of the 870 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 3.38 vs. CUK: 3.51 )
CUK' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 2.7   Max: 11.13
Current: 3.51

2.7
11.13
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 4.95
CUK's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
62% of the 870 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 12.69 vs. CUK: 4.95 )
CUK' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 4.13   Max: 15.79
Current: 4.95

4.13
15.79
Revenue Growth (%) 1.80
CUK's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
67% of the 726 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 4.80 vs. CUK: 1.80 )
CUK' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: 1.8   Max: 18.3
Current: 1.8

1.8
18.3
EBITDA Growth (%) -7.90
CUK's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
61% of the 622 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 6.90 vs. CUK: -7.90 )
CUK' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -7.9   Max: 30.8
Current: -7.9

-7.9
30.8
EPS Growth (%) -18.60
CUK's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
59% of the 534 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 5.90 vs. CUK: -18.60 )
CUK' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -18.6   Max: 14.1
Current: -18.6

-18.6
14.1
» CUK's 10-Y Financials

Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

CUK Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Sarah Ketterer 56,910 sh (+20.4%)
David Dreman 176,734 sh (+6.61%)
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Q4 2013

CUK Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Jim Simons 134,800 sh (New)
Julian Robertson 8,850 sh (New)
Sarah Ketterer 188,139 sh (+230.59%)
David Dreman 124,421 sh (-29.6%)
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Q1 2014

CUK Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Sarah Ketterer 220,561 sh (+17.23%)
David Dreman Sold Out
Julian Robertson Sold Out
Jim Simons 98,300 sh (-27.08%)
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Q2 2014

CUK Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Jim Simons 148,300 sh (+50.86%)
Sarah Ketterer 310,873 sh (+40.95%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with CUK

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
David Dreman 2014-03-31 Sold Out 0.57%$37.97 - $42.58 $ 40.31-1%0
Julian Robertson 2014-03-31 Sold Out 0.11%$37.97 - $42.58 $ 40.31-1%0
David Dreman 2013-12-31 Reduce -29.6%0.16%$32.43 - $41.24 $ 40.3112%124421
Julian Robertson 2013-12-31 New Buy0.11%$32.43 - $41.24 $ 40.3112%8850
John Hussman 2011-12-31 Sold Out 0.0029%$29.85 - $38.4 $ 40.3119%0
David Dreman 2011-09-30 Add 22.93%0.01%$28.71 - $39.53 $ 40.3121%84242
David Dreman 2011-06-30 Add 44.07%0.02%$35.68 - $43.27 $ 40.312%68528
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 28.20
CUK's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
74% of the 929 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 28.70 vs. CUK: 28.20 )
CUK' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 6.62   Max: 30.56
Current: 28.2

6.62
30.56
P/B 1.39
CUK's P/B is ranked higher than
79% of the 929 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 2.33 vs. CUK: 1.39 )
CUK' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.66   Max: 3.35
Current: 1.39

0.66
3.35
P/S 2.00
CUK's P/S is ranked higher than
67% of the 929 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 1.67 vs. CUK: 2.00 )
CUK' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 1.07   Max: 5.05
Current: 2

1.07
5.05
PFCF 33.93
CUK's PFCF is ranked higher than
77% of the 929 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 50.47 vs. CUK: 33.93 )
CUK' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 20.45   Max: 540.4
Current: 33.93

20.45
540.4
EV-to-EBIT 31.89
CUK's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
70% of the 929 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 22.46 vs. CUK: 31.89 )
CUK' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 9.5   Max: 31.3
Current: 31.89

9.5
31.3
Shiller P/E 17.98
CUK's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
92% of the 929 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. CUK: 17.98 )
CUK' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 7.36   Max: 29.14
Current: 17.98

7.36
29.14
Current Ratio 0.22
CUK's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
58% of the 862 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 1.29 vs. CUK: 0.22 )
CUK' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.2   Max: 0.78
Current: 0.22

0.2
0.78
Quick Ratio 0.17
CUK's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
58% of the 862 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 1.13 vs. CUK: 0.17 )
CUK' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.15   Max: 0.73
Current: 0.17

0.15
0.73

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 2.49
CUK's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
62% of the 576 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 2.01 vs. CUK: 2.49 )
CUK' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.24   Max: 8.43
Current: 2.49

0.24
8.43
Dividend Payout 0.71
CUK's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
73% of the 929 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 2.32 vs. CUK: 0.71 )
CUK' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.06   Max: 12.5
Current: 0.71

0.06
12.5
Dividend growth (3y) 33.30
CUK's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
91% of the 365 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 9.70 vs. CUK: 33.30 )
CUK' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0   Max: 35.5
Current: 33.3

0
35.5
Yield on cost (5-Year) 2.50
CUK's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
59% of the 582 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 2.22 vs. CUK: 2.50 )
CUK' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.24   Max: 8.43
Current: 2.5

0.24
8.43
Share Buyback Rate 1.20
CUK's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
91% of the 592 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: -0.60 vs. CUK: 1.20 )
CUK' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 1.2   Max: -12
Current: 1.2

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Tangible Book 1.71
CUK's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
81% of the 929 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 4.11 vs. CUK: 1.71 )
CUK' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 1.09   Max: 4.29
Current: 1.71

1.09
4.29
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.35
CUK's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
85% of the 929 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 3.88 vs. CUK: 1.35 )
CUK' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.84   Max: 3.43
Current: 1.35

0.84
3.43
Price/Median PS Value 0.93
CUK's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
85% of the 929 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 1.16 vs. CUK: 0.93 )
CUK' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.62   Max: 5.42
Current: 0.93

0.62
5.42
Price/Graham Number 1.49
CUK's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
83% of the 929 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 3.41 vs. CUK: 1.49 )
CUK' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.63   Max: 3.96
Current: 1.49

0.63
3.96
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 3.10
CUK's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
62% of the 782 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 5.80 vs. CUK: 3.10 )
CUK' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 3.2   Max: 10.5
Current: 3.1

3.2
10.5
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -3.01
CUK's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
60% of the 674 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 6.67 vs. CUK: -3.01 )
CUK' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -3.3   Max: 30.1
Current: -3.01

-3.3
30.1

Business Description

Industry: Travel & Leisure » Leisure
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Carnival PLC operates as a cruise company. It also operates as a vacation company in the world. It separates its cruise brand operating segments into three reportable cruise segments. These three reportable cruise segments are North America cruise brands, Europe, Australia & Asia cruise brands and Cruise Support. North America cruise segment includes Carnival Cruise Lines, Holland America Line, Princess and Seabourn. Europe, Australia & Asia cruise segment includes AIDA, Costa, Cunard, Ibero, P&O Cruises (UK) and P&O Cruises (Australia). These individual cruise brand operating segments have been aggregated as two reportable segments based on the similarity of their economic and other characteristics, including the products and services they provide. The company Cruise Support segment represents certain of the company's port and related facilities and other corporate-wide services that are provided for the benefit of the company's cruise brands. The company's Tour and Other segment represent the hotel tour and transportation operations of Holland America Princess Alaska Tours and the company's two owned ships that it charter to an unaffiliated entity.
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