Carriage Services, Inc. is a provider of death care services and merchandise in the United States. The Company operates in two business segments: Funeral Home Operations and
Cemetery Operations. The Funeral Homes segment provides funeral services (traditional burial and cremation) and sells related merchandise, such as caskets and urns. Its cemetery products and services include interment services, the rights to interment in cemetery sites and related cemetery merchandise, such as memorials and vaults. It serves suburban and rural markets. It provides funeral and cemetery services and products on both at-need (time of death) and preneed (planned prior to death) basis. It also maintains trusts in connection with funeral home and cemetery operations, including preneed funeral trusts, preneed cemetery merchandise and service trusts and cemetery perpetual care trusts. As of December 31, 2016, it operated 170 funeral homes in 28 states and 32 cemeteries in 11 states.
December 29, 1993
Melvin PayneChairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer
Carl BrinkChief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President, Treasurer
3040 Post Oak Blvd Ste 300 Houston, TX United States Phone: +1 713 332-8400 Fax: +1 302 636-5454 www.carriageservices.com
Net income declined by 19.68%, year over year, to (U.S.)$0.24 per share during the most recently completed quarter. However, this was among the strongest results reported by any company in this industry.