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  • 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...

  • ATLANTIC CITY, N.J.— The new owner of Atlantic City's troubled Revel casino is getting ready to welcome guests back— for a rope course. Glenn Straub said this week that he is hopes to open a ropes course at the site of the failed casino in June. The Florida developer says he also plans to re-open restaurants and a casino in the $2.4 billion property that closed in...

  • ATLANTIC CITY, N.J.— A top Atlantic City casino regulator said Thursday the gambling halls plan to hire more workers this year. Matt Levinson, chairman of the New Jersey Casino Control Commission, has surveyed the city's eight casinos and found they plan to hire 2,400 workers this year. Atlantic City saw four of its 12 casinos shut down in 2014.

  • A steep slide in traditional safe-play stocks such as phone companies and utilities weighed on Wall Street Thursday, snapping a three-day winning streak for the market. The broad decline came as investors pored over company earnings for clues about the health of Corporate America and the trajectory of the U.S. economy. "Today might be a little bit of...

  • 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.

  • RENO, Nev. _ Monarch Casino& Resort Inc. on Wednesday reported first-quarter profit of $4.6 million. Monarch Casino shares have decreased 13 percent since the beginning of the year. Keywords: Monarch Casino, Earnings Report.

  • LAS VEGAS— Las Vegas Sands Corp. shares sank in extended trading Wednesday after the casino operator reported a disappointing first-quarter profit and said operations in Macau remain challenging. That missed market expectations of 61 cents per share, according to Zacks Investment Research. Las Vegas Sands shares closed at $52.18 and fell more than 6...

  • 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.

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

  • HONG KONG, April 3- A Macau court has ruled that a former business partner of Las Vegas Sands Corp, the world's biggest casino company, can proceed with a lawsuit seeking billions in damages for breaking the terms of their former partnership agreement. In a filing made on March 16, a court in the Chinese southern territory denied Las Vegas Sands a motion to dismiss...