Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. said its second-quarter normalized net income was 55 cents per share, compared with the S&P Capital IQ consensus estimate of 97 cents per share.
EPS climbed 25.1% year over year from 44 cents.
Normalized net income, which excludes unusual gains or losses on a pre- and after-tax basis, was $126.9 million, a gain of 25.8% from $100.9 million in the year-earlier period.
The normalized profit margin increased to 9.4% from 8.5% in the year-earlier period.
Total revenue climbed 13.3% year over year to $1.34 billion from $1.19 billion, and total operating expenses rose 11.6% year over year to $1.07 billion from $957.7 million.
Reported net income rose 36.7% from the prior-year period to $199.3 million, or 87 cents per share, from $145.8 million, or 64 cents per share.