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Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (RCL) Dividends

Dividend Summary:

The next Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. dividend will go ex in 11 days for 78c and will be paid in 1 month.
The previous Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. dividend was 78c and it went ex 2 months ago and it was paid 2 months ago.
There are typically 4 dividends per year (excluding specials), and the dividend cover is approximately 3.4.
Country:
United States
Exchange:
New York Stock Exchange
Sector:
Travel & Leisure
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Status: Paid Declared
Type: Quarterly Quarterly
Per Share: 78c Sign Up Required
Ex-div Date: Thu 19 Dec 2019 Thu 05 Mar 2020
Pay Date: Mon 06 Jan 2020 Mon 06 Apr 2020
Your Holding: 100 shares 100 shares
Your Payment: $78.00 $78.00

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Declared and Forecast Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. Dividends

Ex-Div Date Pay Date Type Amount Currency Status
18 May 2012 06 Jun 2012 Quarterly 10c USD Paid
21 Sep 2012 09 Oct 2012 Quarterly 12c USD Paid
13 Dec 2012 28 Dec 2012 Quarterly 12c USD Paid
19 Feb 2013 06 Mar 2013 Quarterly 12c USD Paid
17 May 2013 04 Jun 2013 Quarterly 12c USD Paid
20 Sep 2013 08 Oct 2013 Quarterly 25c USD Paid
12 Dec 2013 02 Jan 2014 Quarterly 25c USD Paid
13 Feb 2014 04 Mar 2014 Quarterly 25c USD Paid
16 May 2014 05 Jun 2014 Quarterly 25c USD Paid
18 Sep 2014 02 Oct 2014 Quarterly 30c USD Paid
18 Dec 2014 06 Jan 2015 Quarterly 30c USD Paid
13 Feb 2015 04 Mar 2015 Quarterly 30c USD Paid
15 May 2015 02 Jun 2015 Quarterly 30c USD Paid
16 Sep 2015 06 Oct 2015 Quarterly 37.5c USD Paid
17 Dec 2015 05 Jan 2016 Quarterly 37.5c USD Paid
18 Feb 2016 03 Mar 2016 Quarterly 37.5c USD Paid
26 May 2016 13 Jun 2016 Quarterly 37.5c USD Paid
27 Sep 2016 13 Oct 2016 Quarterly 48c USD Paid
19 Dec 2016 05 Jan 2017 Quarterly 48c USD Paid
03 Mar 2017 05 Apr 2017 Quarterly 48c USD Paid
31 May 2017 05 Jul 2017 Quarterly 48c USD Paid
21 Sep 2017 11 Oct 2017 Quarterly 60c USD Paid
20 Dec 2017 05 Jan 2018 Quarterly 60c USD Paid
06 Mar 2018 05 Apr 2018 Quarterly 60c USD Paid
01 Jun 2018 03 Jul 2018 Quarterly 60c USD Paid
20 Sep 2018 11 Oct 2018 Quarterly 70c USD Paid
19 Dec 2018 04 Jan 2019 Quarterly 70c USD Paid
06 Mar 2019 05 Apr 2019 Quarterly 70c USD Paid
03 Jun 2019 03 Jul 2019 Quarterly 70c USD Paid
19 Sep 2019 11 Oct 2019 Quarterly 78c USD Paid
19 Dec 2019 06 Jan 2020 Quarterly 78c USD Paid
05 Mar 2020 06 Apr 2020 Quarterly Sign Up Required USD Declared
01 Jun 2020 01 Jul 2020 Quarterly Sign Up Required USD Forecast
17 Sep 2020 09 Oct 2020 Quarterly Sign Up Required USD Forecast
17 Dec 2020 04 Jan 2021 Quarterly Sign Up Required USD Forecast
04 Mar 2021 05 Apr 2021 Quarterly Sign Up Required USD Forecast
28 May 2021 30 Jun 2021 Quarterly Sign Up Required USD Forecast
16 Sep 2021 08 Oct 2021 Quarterly Sign Up Required USD Forecast
16 Dec 2021 31 Dec 2021 Quarterly Sign Up Required USD Forecast
03 Mar 2022 04 Apr 2022 Quarterly Sign Up Required USD Forecast

How accurate are our Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. forecasts?

Prediction Date Dividend Date Forecast Amount Actual Amount Accuracy
10 Sep 2019 05 Mar 2020 78c 78c 100% πŸ˜„
10 Sep 2019 19 Dec 2019 78c 78c 100% πŸ˜„
16 Aug 2019 05 Mar 2020 81.5c 78c 98% πŸ˜ƒ
16 Aug 2019 19 Dec 2019 81.5c 78c 98% πŸ˜ƒ
16 Aug 2019 19 Sep 2019 81.5c 78c 98% πŸ˜ƒ
Average Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. Forecast Accuracy 99% πŸ˜ƒ

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About Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd., incorporated on July 23, 1985, is a cruise company. The Company owns and operates three global cruise brands: Royal Caribbean International, Celebrity Cruises and Azamara Club Cruises (Global Brands). The Company also own joint venture interest in the German brand TUI Cruises, interest in the Spanish brand Pullmantur and interest in the Chinese brand SkySea Cruises (collectively, Partner Brands). Together, its Global Brands and its Partner Brands operate a combined total of 50 ships in the cruise vacation industry with an aggregate capacity of approximately 123,270 berths, as of December 31, 2016. As of July 31, 2018, the Company's ships offer a selection of itineraries that call on approximately 540 destinations in 105 countries, covering all seven continents.

 

Royal Caribbean International

 

Royal Caribbean International offers a range of itineraries to the destinations, including Alaska, Asia, Australia, Bahamas, Bermuda, Canada, the Caribbean, Europe, the Panama Canal, South America and New Zealand with cruise lengths that range from 2 to 24 nights. Royal Caribbean International offers various options for onboard dining, entertainment and other onboard activities. As of December 31, 2016, the Company operated 25 ships with an aggregate capacity of approximately 78,150 berths under its Royal Caribbean International brand. As of December 31, 2016, this count included its two ships, such as the 5,450 berth Harmony of the Seas and the 4,100 berth Ovation of the Seas.

 

Celebrity Cruises

 

Celebrity Cruises offers accommodations, dining, and personalized service and spa facilities. Celebrity Cruises a range of itineraries to the destinations, including Alaska, Asia, Australia, Bermuda, Canada, the Caribbean, Europe, Hawaii, New Zealand, the Panama Canal and South America with cruise lengths that range from 2 to 18 nights. As of December 31, 2016, the Company operated 12 ships with an aggregate capacity of approximately 23,170 berths. As of December 31, 2016, the Company additionally, had four ships of a new generation, known as Project Edge, on order with an aggregate capacity of approximately 11,600 berths.

 

Azamara Club Cruises

 

Azamara Club Cruises serves the up-market segment of the North American, the United Kingdom and Australian markets. The up-market segment incorporates elements of the premium segment and the luxury segment. Azamara Club Cruises offers various itineraries to destinations, including Asia, Australia/New Zealand, Northern and Western Europe, the Mediterranean, Central and North America and the islands of the Caribbean. As of December 31, 2016, Azamara Club Cruises operated two ships with an aggregate capacity of approximately 1,400 berths under its Azamara Club Cruises brand, offering cruise itineraries that range from 3 to 21 nights.

 

Pullmantur

 

Pullmantur, which operates in the contemporary segment, is designed for Spanish-speaking families and couples, and includes a Spanish-speaking crew, as well as food and entertainment options. As of December 31, 2016, Pullmantur operated four ships with an aggregate capacity of approximately 7,450 berths.

 

SkySea Cruises

 

SkySea Cruises offers a product for Chinese cruise guests. All onboard activities, services, shore excursions and menu offerings are designed to suit the preferences of this target market. Cruising is considered a vacation sector in the North American and European markets and a developing sector in various other emerging markets.

 

TUI Cruises

 

TUI Cruises is a joint venture owned by the Company is a German tourism and shipping company, which is designed to serve the contemporary and premium segments of the German cruise market by offering a product especially for German guests. All onboard activities, services, shore excursions and menu offerings are designed to suit the preferences of this target market. As of December 31, 2016, TUI Cruises operated five ships, with an aggregate capacity of approximately 11,300 berths.

 

The Company competes with Carnival Corporation & plc, Disney Cruise Line, MSC Cruises and Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd.

Fundamentals

Optimized Dividends

Annual Dividends

Year Amount Change
2006 0.0c
2007 0.0c 0%
2008 0.0c 0%
2009 0.0c 0%
2010 0.0c 0%
2011 0.0c 0%
2012 46.0c 100%
2013 87.0c 89.1%
2014 115.0c 32.2%
2015 142.5c 23.9%
2016 181.5c 27.4%
2017 228.0c 25.6%
2018 270.0c 18.4%
2019 304.0c 12.6%
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Dividends

Ex-Div Date Pay Date Year Type Frequency Status Amount
18 May 2012 06 Jun 2012 2012 Interim Quarterly Paid 10c
21 Sep 2012 09 Oct 2012 2012 Interim Quarterly Paid 12c
13 Dec 2012 28 Dec 2012 2012 Interim Quarterly Paid 12c
19 Feb 2013 06 Mar 2013 2012 Final Quarterly Paid 12c
17 May 2013 04 Jun 2013 2013 Interim Quarterly Paid 12c
20 Sep 2013 08 Oct 2013 2013 Interim Quarterly Paid 25c
12 Dec 2013 02 Jan 2014 2013 Interim Quarterly Paid 25c
13 Feb 2014 04 Mar 2014 2013 Final Quarterly Paid 25c
16 May 2014 05 Jun 2014 2014 Interim Quarterly Paid 25c
18 Sep 2014 02 Oct 2014 2014 Interim Quarterly Paid 30c
18 Dec 2014 06 Jan 2015 2014 Interim Quarterly Paid 30c
13 Feb 2015 04 Mar 2015 2014 Final Quarterly Paid 30c
15 May 2015 02 Jun 2015 2015 Interim Quarterly Paid 30c
16 Sep 2015 06 Oct 2015 2015 Interim Quarterly Paid 37.5c
17 Dec 2015 05 Jan 2016 2015 Interim Quarterly Paid 37.5c
18 Feb 2016 03 Mar 2016 2015 Final Quarterly Paid 37.5c
26 May 2016 13 Jun 2016 2016 Interim Quarterly Paid 37.5c
27 Sep 2016 13 Oct 2016 2016 Interim Quarterly Paid 48c
19 Dec 2016 05 Jan 2017 2016 Interim Quarterly Paid 48c
03 Mar 2017 05 Apr 2017 2016 Final Quarterly Paid 48c
31 May 2017 05 Jul 2017 2017 Interim Quarterly Paid 48c
21 Sep 2017 11 Oct 2017 2017 Interim Quarterly Paid 60c
20 Dec 2017 05 Jan 2018 2017 Interim Quarterly Paid 60c
06 Mar 2018 05 Apr 2018 2017 Final Quarterly Paid 60c
01 Jun 2018 03 Jul 2018 2018 Interim Quarterly Paid 60c
20 Sep 2018 11 Oct 2018 2018 Interim Quarterly Paid 70c
19 Dec 2018 04 Jan 2019 2018 Interim Quarterly Paid 70c
06 Mar 2019 05 Apr 2019 2018 Final Quarterly Paid 70c
03 Jun 2019 03 Jul 2019 2019 Interim Quarterly Paid 70c
19 Sep 2019 11 Oct 2019 2019 Interim Quarterly Paid 78c
19 Dec 2019 06 Jan 2020 2019 Interim Quarterly Paid 78c
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