CCL : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Carnival IT Operations Being Outsourced

    December 13, 2016
    The news of cost cutting can be mixed depending on if you are an investor or customer.
  2. Cruise Lines are Staying Clear of Turkey

    December 8, 2016
    The cruise lines are reacting to low customer demand in a part of the world where risks are too high.
  3. When it Comes to Cruises Everyone Loves the Mouse (CCL, DIS)

    December 6, 2016
    Cruisers love Disney for one simple reason - quality.
  4. Mostly Thumps Up from Carnival Cruise Reviewers (CCL)

    December 6, 2016
    If you're looking for the party, this might be the cruise for you.
  5. Will Mobile Have a Contract with Carnival Next Year? (CCL)

    December 2, 2016
    Bookings are taking place far beyond the negotiated time frame with the Alabama port city.
  6. Two Cruise Lines Thinking About Sailing to Cuba (CCL, RCL)

    December 1, 2016
    Cuba might return to its former glory as a travel destination, but don't expect this to take place soon.
  7. Carnival Sails Into Self-Made Problem (Again) (CCL)

    December 1, 2016
    Carnival’s Princess Cruises must pay a hefty fine for a deliberate action and cover up.
  8. What Is the Best Cruise Line Private Island? (DIS, RCL)

    November 30, 2016
    Whether you're an investor or traveler you'll want to know which islands are ranked at the top.
  9. Princess Cruises Wants to "Sailabrate" Good Times (CCL)

    November 30, 2016
    An online gifting initiative just in time for the holidays and eager holiday shoppers.
  10. Norwegian Cruise Line Investing in Experiences (NCLH, CCL)

    November 29, 2016
    Norwegian Cruise Line has gone about things a little differently than its peers recently.
  11. Carnival Setting Sale From Miami (CCL)

    November 29, 2016
    The biggest Carnival cruise ship is currently operational in Miami with choices for the cruise-hungry consumer.
  12. Carnival Halts Fathom Cruise to Cuba (CCL)

    November 28, 2016
    Carnival’s newest cruise line will stop sailing from Miami soon, but there's a catch.
  13. Amazon and Carnival Working Together for Clicks (CCL, AMZN)

    November 21, 2016
    This limited promotion will try to get Amazon users to click to Carnival Cruises.
  14. Another Case of Norovirus on the High Seas (CCL)

    November 21, 2016
    The latest incident of norovirus took place on a Holland America cruise ship. Holland America is owned by Carnival Corporation. ...
  15. A New Island for Cruise Line Customers (NCLH, RCL)

    November 18, 2016
    After four years in the works Harvest Caye in Belize is now open. It's another island in the cruise lines' inventory of private ...
  16. Carnival's Photo Service is Joining the 21st Century (CCL)

    November 17, 2016
    Carnival’s new technological innovations, specifically in the area of photography, could lead to more satisfied guests, as ...
  17. Carnival: A Cruise Line for the Masses (CCL, RCL)

    November 11, 2016
    Carnival's simplicity and "fun" status is making what was once a wealthy person's vacation option, one for the masses.
  18. Next Step for Carnival? Mobile, Alabama (CCL)

    November 11, 2016
    This is good news for Carnival right now, but the tide could change in a hurry.
  19. What can Investors Expect from Cruise Line Stocks? (CCL, RCL)

    November 8, 2016
    Much like the seas they sail, cruise lines can expect some ups and downs. What is the best course for navigating these investments?
  20. An Investment Adventure Worthy of the High Seas (CCL)

    November 3, 2016
    The Carnival Miracle, Carnival's latest cruise, is looking to capitalize on the disposable income of consumers.
  21. Royal Caribbean's Full Court Press (RCL, CCL)

    November 2, 2016
    Royal Caribbean is hoping to score points in New York.
  22. Vacation Disappointment Due to Mechanical Problems (CCL, RCL)

    November 2, 2016
    Passengers forced to cancel vacations at last minute.
  23. Corporate Citizenship on the High Seas (CCL)

    October 28, 2016
    Carnival aims to “Lead with Purpose.”
  24. Can the Cruise Company Navigate its Stock Price? (RCL, CCL)

    October 26, 2016
    A quick look at the circumstances heading into the quarter.
  25. Carnival Upgrades Alabama and California Ops (CCL)

    October 18, 2016
    Carnival Corp. is investing more than $4 million to upgrade and expand its terminals in Mobile, Alabama, and Long Beach, ...
  26. Cruise Critic Names Best New Cruise Ship (CCL)

    October 13, 2016
    Several other cruise line awards included.
  27. Carnival Ecstasy Leaves Passengers in Misery (CCL)

    October 11, 2016
    Passengers of the Carnival Ecstasy were at sea longer than planned. Here are potential consequences.
  28. Carnival Bans Samsung Galaxy Note 7 on Ships (CCL)

    October 7, 2016
    Dangerous explosions possible.
  29. Hurricane Matthew Will Hit the Cruise Lines (CCL)

    October 4, 2016
    Hopefully not physically, but in a fiscal sense the storm may churn things up.
  30. Another Robbery Near Port Of Belize (CCL)

    September 30, 2016
    A cruise line takes another hit.
  31. This Is America’s Most Trusted Cruise Line (CCL)

    September 28, 2016
    This cruise line has been ranked #1 for two consecutive years, but has that translated to superior investment performance?
  32. Carnival Will Advertise to The Masses (CCL)

    September 19, 2016
    Carnival is about to air three T.V. shows on major networks. Here’s what to expect.
  33. Carnival Faces Yet Another PR Squall (CCL)

    September 14, 2016
    Cruise ship operator deals with another on-sea mishap.
  34. Carnival Navigating Choppy Waters on Image (CCL)

    September 9, 2016
    Another controversy on one of its ships may mean Carnival will have to allay travelers' concerns.
  35. Do You Make More Money Than a Cruise Ship Captain?

    September 8, 2016
    As the cruise-ship industry continues to grow, ship captains are in demand, but it's a strenuous and demanding path to the ...
  36. Top Travel Industry Stocks in 2016 (DAL, WYN)

    August 22, 2016
    Discover the two generations driving the travel industry. Review four travel-related stocks that are well positioned to meet ...
  37. Consumer Discretionary Sector: Industries Snapshot

    May 4, 2016
    Discover the consumer discretionary sector, industries within this sector and companies producing goods that fall under the ...
  38. Earnings May Not Be as Bad as the Analysts Think (WBA, AYI)

    April 11, 2016
    Analysts have donned their sackcloth and are wailing in the Street, but perhaps they shouldn't be so pessimistic.
  39. The Top 4 Dividend-Paying Entertainment Stocks for 2016 (SIX, ...

    December 23, 2015
    Learn about the top four dividend-bearing stocks in the entertainment industry for 2016 and beyond, including a few solid ...
  40. Four of the Strongest Stocks Right Now

    November 9, 2015
    These four stocks are very strong right now, but it may not be the best time to buy. Here are entry points to consider.
  41. Carnival Cruises Deeper Into the Chinese Market (CCL, CUK)

    October 22, 2015
    Cruise ship operator Carnival (NYSE: CCL) (NYSE: CUK) has decided to sail further East. The company announced that it has ...
  42. Carnival Corporation: Should You Cruise Along? (CCL)

    October 13, 2015
    Carnival Corporation & plc is the market leader in the cruise line industry. Does that make it a good stock?
  43. 5 Companies With Hot Summer Earnings

    August 18, 2015
    Some companies have strong earnings year round, while others see a seasonal spike in revenue during different times of the ...
  44. Carnival Gets Fed Approval to Sail to Cuba (CCL, CUK)

    July 8, 2015
    Cuba is 90 miles from the tip of Key West, Florida. It often seems much farther away from us, though, given the chilly relationship ...
  45. What Cuba-US Relations Could Mean For U.S. Industry

    January 30, 2015
    The restoration of diplomatic relations with Cuba could mean big profits for U.S. travel, agriculture, and financial services ...
  46. Disney Does It Again

    May 8, 2013
    Disney comes through again, but valuation is getting pretty high.
  47. Biggest Services Sector Movers for June 22, 2012

    June 22, 2012
    The market is currently up, with the Nasdaq up 0.5%, the S&P 500 rising 0.3% and the Dow climbing 0.5%. The Services ...
  48. Carnival's Profit Rut

    January 2, 2012
    A fuel hedging program could help Carnival get out if its multi-year profit rut.
  49. 3 Reasons To Own Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines

    September 15, 2011
    Despite a global economy that is still sick, I'll look at three reasons Royal Caribbean is worth buying right now.