Travel Casinos and Gaming


  • A number of casino stocks amid positive news from the much-maligned Macau gambling scene.

  • People walk on the boardwalk in Atlantic City, N.J., Nov. 8, 2014.

    Atlantic City decided to make its $1.8 million bond payment Monday to avoid default, Mayor Don Guardian says.

  • Apollo Education, which runs the University of Phoenix, jumped 12 percent Monday after a group of investors raised their bid for the company. Halliburton rose 2 percent after its long-planned deal to acquire rival oilfield services company Baker Hughes was called off because of antitrust concerns. Apollo Education, which runs the University of Phoenix,...

  • BOSTON— Two major resort casinos won't duke it out in Massachusetts' southeastern corner after all. Mass Gaming& Entertainment lost its bid to build a resort in Brockton on Thursday after the state Gaming Commission voted 4-1 to deny it a gambling license. Joe Baerlein, a spokesman for Mass Gaming& Entertainment, said the company was disappointed but thanked the...

  • The Nevada Gaming Control Board reported Thursday that the state's casinos won $922 million in March, down from $951 million in March 2015. Las Vegas Strip gambling revenue was down 4 percent to $487 million last month, and downtown Las Vegas winnings were down 4 percent to $51 million. Reno casino revenue was up 1 percent at $47 million, and South Lake Tahoe...

  • WYOMISSING, Pa. _ Penn National Gaming Inc. on Thursday reported first-quarter net income of $23.7 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. For the current quarter ending in July, Penn National Gaming said it expects revenue in the range of $786.8 million. Penn National Gaming shares have increased 3 percent since the beginning of the...

  • April 27- Shares of Red Rock Resorts Inc fell 5 percent in their debut on Wednesday, valuing the Las Vegas- based casino operator at $2.14 billion. At the time, the company operated under the name Station Casinos. Station Casinos filed for bankruptcy in 2009, under the burden of debt from the leveraged buyout and a struggling Las Vegas economy.

  • LAS VEGAS _ Boyd Gaming Corp. on Tuesday reported first-quarter earnings of $33.2 million. The average estimate of eight analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 25 cents per share. Six analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $563.9 million.

  • The Mashantucket Pequot and Mohegan tribes, owners of Foxwoods Resort Casino and Mohegan Sun respectively, provided lawmakers with copies of a letter from Lawrence S. Roberts, the acting assistant secretary for Indian Affairs at the U.S. Department of Interior. They've proposed building a jointly owned casino in northern Connecticut to help blunt...

  • LAS VEGAS— Boyd Gaming Corp. says it has reached an agreement to buy Cannery Casino Resorts LLC's two Las Vegas properties for $230 million. Boyd CEO Keith Smith says in a company statement that the purchases will give Boyd a strong foothold in North Las Vegas, which he says is one of the fastest-growing areas in the region. Boyd also announced last week that it will...

  • Las Vegas Sands

    China's slowdown is the biggest risk to Las Vegas Sands' Macau business, says Fitch Ratings' senior director, Alex Bumazhny.

  • Las Vegas Sands Earnings

    Las Vegas Sands' Q1 headline numbers are disappointing but mass market demand pick-up is healthy, says Union Gaming's North America director, John Decree.

  • April 15- U.S.-based casino operator Red Rock Resorts Inc plans to raise as much as $569 million in an initial public offering, which could value the company at about $2.4 billion. Other companies currently marketing their IPOs include Dell- owned cyber security firm Dell Secure Works and MGM Growth Properties LLC, a real estate investment trust backed by...

  • April 15- U.S.-based casino operator Red Rock Resorts Inc plans to raise as much as $569 million in an initial public offering. The company expects the offering of 27.1 million class A shares to be priced at $18- $21 per share, it said in a regulatory filing on Friday. Red Rock said it had applied to list its shares on the Nasdaq under the symbol "RRR".

  • The "Fast Money" traders give their final trades of the day.

  • Mario Gabelli, Gabelli Funds Chairman, shares his best idea.

  • The SEC said the consultant served as a middleman to conceal Las Vegas Sands' effort to buy a team in the Chinese Basketball Association, which forbade gaming companies from ownership, and part of a Beijing building despite China's casino gambling ban. Las Vegas Sands also failed to properly document some transactions involving its Macau operations, the SEC...

  • Cramer's Mad Dash: Wynn should be W-I-N

    Jim Cramer explains what to watch ahead of the open including Wynn Resorts.

  • Wynn: Same views on China as Disney's Iger

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports on Steve Wynn's investor conference call including the casino CEO's positive view on China. The "Fast Money" traders weigh in.

  • High roller Vegas suite

    CNBC's Robert Frank looks at The Venetian's invite-only top suite in Las Vegas.