A robust fourth quarter and healthy 2019 outlook are propelled by a lucrative fleet addition.
News & Analysis: Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings
NCLH earnings call for the period ending December 31, 2018.
Shifting investor sentiment combined with positive industry news to send cruise giants higher last month.
Share prices of the world's biggest cruise line operators all slid after Carnival warned of slowing growth in 2019.
The company is seeing healthy booking trends heading into the new fiscal year.
NCLH earnings call for the period ending September 30, 2018.
The world's two largest cruise ship operators have slipped after posting mixed quarterly results this earnings season. The third-largest player is also weak ahead of next month's report. There's an opportunity here for a bon voyage for opportunistic investors.
Management discussed additions to Norwegian's fleet, analysts' concerns over industry supply, and fuel expense during the company's recent earnings conference call.
The good times may be over for cruise line companies.
The No. 2 and 3 cruise lines are growing along with the industry overall.