Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd., a leading global cruise company, has announced it has been selected to join the S&P 500 Index effective at the open of trading on Oct. 13.
The holding company- which operates the Norwegian Cruise Line, Oceana Cruises, and Regent Seven Seas Cruises- will be added to the S&P 500 GICS Hotels, Resorts & Cruise Lines Sub-Industry index.
"We are honored to be joining the prestigious blue chip companies that comprise the S&P 500," said Frank Del Rio, president and chief executive officer of Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. "This significant milestone highlights our company's solid track record of strong financial performance since our initial public offering in 2013 and is a testament to the hard work and dedication of the talented men and women on board our 25 award-winning ships, our shore side employees across the globe, and our management team and board of directors."
With a combined fleet of 25 ships with approximately 50,400 berths, these three cruise lines offer itineraries to more than 500 destinations worldwide, including places all over Europe Asia, Africa, Australia, New Zealand, the South Pacific, and the Americas.
Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. plans to expand its operations, as its cruise lines will collectively introduce seven additional ships through 2025, with options to introduce two more ships for delivery in 2026 and 2027.
Through its subsidiary companies, Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. offers cruise travelers resort style luxury vacations, with accommodations like private pools, suites, personal butlers, concierge service, and fine dining.
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