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Cruise stocks up more than 20% today because of great vaccine trial news

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If you own cruise line stock, you are waking up to some fabulous news this morning.

Cruise line stocks are up as much as 20% in pre-market trading on Monday thanks to positive data from Coronavirus vaccine trials.

Both Pfizer and BioNTech's vaccine trials showed to be more than 90% effective seven days after the second dose in preventing infection in participants with no evidence of prior SARS-CoV-2 infection.

The positive news sent the major cruise line stocks of Carnival Cruise (NYSE:CCL), Norwegian Cruise (NYSE:NCLH), Royal Caribbean (NYSE:RCL) anywhere between 25%-30%. Lindblad Expeditions (NASDAQ:LIND) is up 18%.

Drug makers may apply for emergency use as soon as later this month.

"This is a game changer," Albert Bourla, Pfizer's chairman and chief executive said Monday.