It May Be Time to Take Your Profits in Royal Caribbean

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RCL Stock: Royal Caribbean Still Has a Tall Mountain to Climb

While volatility is on the rise in broader markets, investors wonder if now could be a good time to buy Royal Caribbean (NYSE:RCL). After all, like many other battered travel and cruise names, RCL stock is down over 50% year-to-date.

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RCL Stock: Royal Caribbean Still Has a Tall Mountain to Climb

However, that metric tells only half the story. Since the lows hit in March, the shares have tripled in value, in part due to hopes for a V-shaped economic recovery and the development of a vaccine.

Abhinav Sharma and Juan Luis Nicolau of Pamplin College of Business at Virginia Tech recently conducted a study on the effects of the pandemic on the travel industry. They conclude that while hotels, airlines, cruise lines and car rental agencies have

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Boeing Nears Decision To Move More 787 Dreamliner Production to South Carolina

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Sep 21, 2020 ( via Comtex) —
By Eric M. Johnson, Tim Hepher

SEATTLE/PARIS (Reuters) – Boeing Co is nearing a decision to shift more 787 Dreamliner production to South Carolina, industry sources said, a cost-cutting strategy accelerated by the COVID-19 pandemic that would deplete its iconic factory north of Seattle.

As recently as last year, Boeing was making record numbers of 787s at its Everett widebody hub north of Seattle and – since 2012 – a second plant in North Charleston, South Carolina.

But the strategy of supporting two plants has been severely tested by the coronavirus slump in international travel, on top of a cyclical downturn in demand for big jets.

The decision marks a watershed moment in a decade-long saga that has seen the 787 emerge as an alternative cash cow to the 737

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IndiGo tops the Safe Travel Barometer in India – Odisha Breaking News | Odisha News | Latest Odisha News

New Delhi: India’s leading carrier, IndiGo, has been ranked #1 by the Safe Travel Barometer with a rating of 4.2 out of 5 as the safest airline in India. Safe Travel Barometer, which is the world’s most comprehensive database for COVID-19 traveller health and safety protocols, has released the Safe Travel Score for airlines worldwide.

Mr. William Boulter, Chief Commercial Officer, IndiGo said, “We are pleased to be ranked as the safest airline in India by the Safe Travel Barometer. We have not only taken all precautionary measures as mandated by the government but have also gone beyond to ensure the safety of our passengers onboard our flight. This recognition is the evidence of our commitment towards safety and it further encourages us to strive for better services for our customers as they travel onboard our lead, clean flying machine”.

The safe travel score by Safe Travel is based on

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Wm Brown magazine and its founder celebrate the ‘manly country squire’ lifestyle

I was prepared to dislike Matt Hranek.

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WV Travel Team: Saying goodbye to summer at Deep Creek’s Wisp All Season Resort | Travel

SWANTON, Md. — When I boarded the pontoon boat at Deep Creek Lake State Park, I expected a relaxing ride along the shores of Maryland’s largest inland body of water. While I got what I expected, the engrossing narrative of skipper Bob Salvucci added much to the experience.

“You want to explore the north or south end of the lake?” Salvucci asked as we set off from the dock. “The north takes in the town of McHenry, the ski area and the dam. The south includes a look at the house Einstein vacationed in back in 1946, the beautiful shoreline with some incredible mega-mansions and the sail boat section of the lake, home of the Turkey Neck Yacht Club.”

Our party of seven picked south, and off we went as Salvucci began telling us a bit of local history with amazing panache and verve.

“This area was once the summer

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Save up to $2400 per couple with APT on the Mekong

APT will be cruising through Vietnam and Cambodia aboard the brand new Mekong Serenity from 2021. Luxuriously spacious, all the Mekong Serenity’s suite categories include a private balcony, so guests can enjoy the ever-changing scenery in absolute comfort. With one staff member to every two guests, there’s an intuitive, friendly and gracious style of service. Exclusive to APT is the Indochine by Luke Nguyen restaurant where guests can delight in the taste of Vietnam with an intimate culinary journey inside a private dining room of 16 people.

Renowned chef Luke Nguyen said; “It is exciting to be part of the development of Indochine aboard the beautiful Mekong Serenity. I’m very proud that my authentic yet modern Vietnamese cuisine is so well received by diners and it gives me so much pleasure shaping the menu

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2020 Corales Puntacana Resort & Club Championship odds, predictions and PGA Tour best bets

Esten McLaren, Sportsbook Wire
Published 1:28 p.m. ET Sept. 21, 2020 | Updated 1:07 p.m. ET Sept. 23, 2020

The 2020 Corales Puntacana Resort & Club Championship follows up the US Open. As a result of the scheduling, a weak field is in attendance for the third running of the PGA Tour event at Corales Golf Club in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (it was previously a Tour event). Below, we look at the 2020 Corales Puntacana Resort & Club Championship betting odds, and make our PGA Tour picks and best bets.

Regular PGA Tour programming will return next week with the Sanderson Farms Championship. The 2020 Masters Tournament is less than two months away and scheduled for Nov. 12-15. The top players from the Golfweek/Sagarin world rankings will play sparingly until then.

2020 Corales Puntacana Championship Betting Picks – Favorite

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Why Carnival, Royal Caribbean, and Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Stocks Are All Sinking Thursday

What happened

It’s another bad day for investors in Carnival (NYSE:CCL) (NYSE:CUK), Royal Caribbean (NYSE:RCL), and Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings (NASDAQ:NCLH). In Thursday trading, the three major cruise line stocks all fell in near lockstep. As of 11:05 a.m. EDT, shares of Carnival are down 4.1%, Royal Caribbean is down 4.3%, and Norwegian is down 5.2%.

So what

Why are cruise stocks down again today? Take your pick of the reasons. The U.S. Department of Labor just reported that claims for unemployment benefits are rising once more, up 4,000 to 870,000 in the week ended Sept. 19. Economists had been hoping jobless claims would decline, and the fact that they’re moving the wrong way isn’t great news for the economy — or for the discretionary spending power of consumers who might like to take a cruise, if they only had the money.

Elsewhere in Washington, Congress still

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No Dee Beckwith for UT Vols

Tennessee will not have versatile freshman Dee Beckwith available for its season opener against South Carolina on Saturday (7:30 p.m. ET, SEC Network).

Beckwith suffered an ankle injury during practice this week and will not make the trip to Columbia, coach Jeremy Pruitt said during Wednesday’s SEC teleconference.

“He’ll be out, and hopefully we can get him back and get him back going again so he can contribute before the season is over,” Pruitt said.

Beckwith emerged as a Swiss Army Knife throughout the preseason, practicing at wide receiver, tight end and running back. He played quarterback in high school.

“In the last week, he really has made a lot of strides — just kind of showing his natural playmaking ability, whether it’s catching the ball or competing on special teams,” Pruitt said. “But, unfortunately, he won’t travel with us this week.”

Another Tennessee running back, freshman Len’Neth Whitehead, is

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