Bad news: Late-breaking reports that the omicron variant of COVID-19 had arrived on U.S. shores shook up cruise line investors on Wednesday, sending shares of Carnival (NYSE: CUK) (NYSE: CCL), Royal Caribbean (NYSE: RCL), and Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings (NYSE: NCLH) tumbling after what had initially looked like it was going to be a "green" sort of a day. Good news: As the shock wears off, all three cruise line stocks are recovering today.
Ultra-luxury travel brand Silversea Cruises® has announced the name of its first ship, Silver NovaSM, developed as part of its innovative newbuild project known as Project Evolution, as well as the commencement of the ship's construction at Meyer Werft in Papenburg. Executives from Silversea and Meyer Werft marked the occasion with a traditional steel cutting ceremony on November 18. The revolutionary vessel, set for delivery in summer 2023, will be the first hybrid, luxury cruise ship free of l
The choppy seas for cruise line investors continued on Wednesday, as shares of Royal Caribbean (NYSE: RCL) and Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings (NYSE: NCLH), and most especially Carnival Corporation (NYSE: CCL) (NYSE: CUK), which were down yesterday, bounced back today. As of 10:50 a.m. ET, shares of both Royal Caribbean and Norwegian Cruise are gaining 3%, while Carnival is leading the pack higher with a 3.8% gain.