The Insider Arnold Donald Sold 3000 shares of Carnival plc (CUK); ENEL-SOCIETA PER AZIONI ORDINARY SHARES (ESOCF) Sellers Increased By 24.24% Their Shorts

Recently, the President & CEO of Carnival Plc, Mr. Arnold Donald, made a sale of a substantial number of shares – 3,000, amounting to $204,000 USD, which is based on a stock price of $68.0 per each share. In the last month, he also sold 24,759 shares worth total $1,690,206 USD. Currently, Arnold Donald owns 498,101 shares which make up roughly 0.07% of the company’s market cap (total dollar market value of all company’s outstanding shares).

ENEL-SOCIETA PER AZIONI ORDINARY SHARES (OTCMKTS:ESOCF) had an increase of 24.24% in short interest. ESOCF’s SI was 51.43M shares in March as released by FINRA. Its up 24.24% from 41.40 million shares previously. With 1,000 avg volume, 51431 days are for ENEL-SOCIETA PER AZIONI ORDINARY SHARES (OTCMKTS:ESOCF)’s short sellers to cover ESOCF’s short positions. The SI to ENEL-SOCIETA PER AZIONI ORDINARY SHARES’s float is 0.68%. It closed at $5.94 lastly. It is down 0.00% since March 16, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Enel SpA, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an integrated electricity and gas firm in Europe, Latin America, and internationally. The company has market cap of $60.57 billion. The firm generates, transmits, distributes, transport, and sells electricity; produces and distributes gas; and engages in the transport, storage, and regasification of LNG. It has a 20.07 P/E ratio. It also engages in energy and infrastructure engineering; security, telecommunication, and real estate activities; management and maintenance of power plants; research and development in science and engineering; fuel supply; research and testing, analysis, consulting, and certification activities.

Analysts await Carnival plc (NYSE:CUK) to report earnings on March, 27. They expect $0.39 EPS, up 2.63% or $0.01 from last year’s $0.38 per share. CUK’s profit will be $274.85 million for 42.46 P/E if the $0.39 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.63 actual EPS reported by Carnival plc for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -38.10% negative EPS growth.

Carnival plc operates as a leisure travel and cruise firm in North America, Europe, Australia, and Asia. The company has market cap of $46.68 billion. It offers cruises under the Carnival Cruise Line, Princess Cruises, Holland America Line, and Seabourn brands in North America; and Costa, AIDA, P&O Cruises , Cunard, and P&O Cruises (Australia) brands in Europe, Australia, and Asia. It has a 18.45 P/E ratio. The firm operates approximately 100 cruise ships.

Since October 16, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 19 sales for $16.61 million activity. 16,226 shares were sold by DONALD ARNOLD W, worth $1.12M on Friday, January 12. 8,171 Carnival plc (NYSE:CUK) shares with value of $561,633 were sold by KRUSE STEIN. The insider Thamm Michael Olaf sold 8,486 shares worth $578,775. Another trade for 4,340 shares valued at $299,957 was made by Bernstein David on Friday, January 12. BAND SIR JONATHON sold $267,226 worth of stock or 3,840 shares. PEREZ ARNALDO sold $588,852 worth of Carnival plc (NYSE:CUK) on Tuesday, February 13. The insider GLASIER RICHARD sold 4,234 shares worth $288,874.

The stock decreased 0.50% or $0.33 during the last trading session, reaching $66.23. About 549,124 shares traded or 65.47% up from the average. Carnival plc (NYSE:CUK) has risen 20.73% since March 16, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 4.03% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.38 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.52, from 1.9 in 2017Q2. It dropped, as 8 investors sold Carnival plc shares while 23 reduced holdings. 19 funds opened positions while 40 raised stakes. 7.69 million shares or 6.71% more from 7.20 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Envestnet Asset Management owns 6,264 shares. Signaturefd Limited Liability reported 0.07% of its portfolio in Carnival plc (NYSE:CUK). Winfield Assocs Inc accumulated 105 shares. Glenmede Na invested 0% of its portfolio in Carnival plc (NYSE:CUK). Eagle Asset invested in 0% or 7,494 shares. 39,649 are held by Cambridge Invest Research Advsrs. National Bank & Trust Of America Corp De invested in 314,716 shares. Bb&T Corp invested in 10,951 shares or 0.01% of the stock. The New York-based Cibc World Markets has invested 0.04% in Carnival plc (NYSE:CUK). Arrowstreet Cap Limited Partnership owns 523,797 shares or 0.09% of their US portfolio. 31,396 are held by D E Shaw And. The Georgia-based Suntrust Banks has invested 0% in Carnival plc (NYSE:CUK). Deutsche National Bank Ag accumulated 2,456 shares or 0% of the stock. Farmers Merchants Invests accumulated 169 shares. The California-based Checchi Capital Advisers Ltd Liability Company has invested 0.02% in Carnival plc (NYSE:CUK).