Steve Wynn


  • Wynn reports 3Q drop in Macau, rise in Las Vegas Tuesday, 28 Oct 2014 | 5:53 PM ET

    LAS VEGAS— Las Vegas was good to Wynn Resorts Ltd. in the third quarter but not enough to make up for a stormy three months in Macau. Wynn reported Tuesday that the company's revenue dropped 1.4 percent to $1.37 billion in the quarter as gains in Vegas were offset by a decline in Macau, its biggest market. A majority of Wynn Resorts revenue— $942 million in the third...

  • Casino firms spend heavily to fight repeal of law Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 4:35 AM ET

    BOSTON— Casino companies that have been awarded licenses in Massachusetts donated $4.5 million this month to a group fighting repeal of the state's casino gambling law, according to campaign finance records. Wynn Resorts plans a $1.6 billion resort casino in Everett, and the company, led by Las Vegas gambling mogul Steve Wynn, was awarded the coveted eastern...

  • Wynn Resorts chairman and CEO Steve Wynn, does not agree on the punishment of American companies choosing to move overseas.

  • Wynn Resorts Chairman and CEO Steve Wynn tells Jane Wells in an exclusive interview that he believes the unrest in Hong Kong will "work itself out" and that the Chinese trust their government.

  • Steve Wynn: I'm 'more scared' about US than China Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 12:50 PM ET
    Steve Wynn

    Casino tycoon Steve Wynn says government crackdowns in Macau and protests in Hong Kong don't worry him so much.

  • Icahn's Fountainebleau remains empty     Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 12:20 PM ET

    CNBC's Jane Wells asked Wynn Resorts Chairman and CEO Steve Wynn, what will happen with the unfinished Fontainebleau casino resort on the Las Vegas Strip.

  • Steve Wynn: Internet gambling bad idea     Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 11:18 AM ET

    CNBC's Jane Wells speaks to Wynn Resorts chairman and CEO Steve Wynn, about Internet gambling and if it's a good bet for the gaming industry.

  • US scares Steve Wynn more than China     Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 7:41 AM ET
    Steve Wynn, speaking in Boston, Jan. 22, 2014.

    CNBC's Jane Wells sits down with billionaire gaming king Steve Wynn to discuss the investing environment in China and why he is more concerned about polarization in America.

  • Wynn, 72, and his company Wynn Resorts Ltd filed suit against Chanos, founder of New York- based hedge fund Kynikos Associates LP, in federal court in San Francisco.

  • Sept 26- Casino mogul Steve Wynn has filed a lawsuit accusing prominent short-seller Jim Chanos of slander. In a complaint filed on Thursday, Wynn said Chanos had told several people at an "invitation-only" event in Berkeley, California, on or about April 25 that Wynn and his company, Wynn Resorts Ltd, had violated the federal Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.

  • NEW YORK, May 14- Works by Andy Warhol, Gerhard Richter and Jeff Koons each sold for more than $25 million on Wednesday, helping drive Sotheby's $364 million sale of contemporary art, which the auction house said was among its highest totals ever.

  • TOKYO, May 7- A lawyer for Japan's Universal Entertainment Corp offered to pay a former Universal employee if he retracted a claim that the company had given bribes to advance a Philippine casino project and stopped cooperating with investigators, according to a copy of the proposal seen by Reuters.

  • Even billionaires have to wait in line at Milken Monday, 28 Apr 2014 | 6:02 PM ET
    Stephen A. Schwarzman, chairman of the Blackstone Group

    There are so many big names at Milken's annual Global Conference in Los Angeles that billionaires don't automatically get VIP treatment.

  • Revealed: Buyer of $142.4 million Bacon painting Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 10:14 AM ET
    Francis Bacon's "Three Studies of Lucien Freud"

    The billionaire ex-wife of a U.S. casino magnate bought the world's most expensive painting sold at an auction, the Wall Street Journal reported.

  • Is Wynn Resorts a house of cards?     Monday, 30 Dec 2013 | 12:29 PM ET

    Traders Jon Najarian and Josh Brown debate Wynn Resorts. Doctor J says VIP's will continue to flock to the casino. Brown thinks Wynn is overvalued and it's the wrong time to buy.

  • Who’ll Pay Special Dividends? Pros Place Bets Tuesday, 27 Nov 2012 | 1:49 PM ET

    A few companies appear likely to dole out payments before year end, the CNBC “Fast Money” pros said Tuesday.

  • Swiss offer military bunkers as art storage answer Sunday, 28 Oct 2012 | 1:14 PM ET

    ZURICH/ LONDON, Oct 28- A metal door set into a mountain in Switzerland offers a way out for fine art investors forced to pay over the odds to insure their collections.

  • Macau's SJM Holdings gets land deal for new casino Saturday, 20 Oct 2012 | 2:07 AM ET

    HONG KONG-- Casino operator SJM Holdings says it has signed a deal to buy land for a new casino in Macau, the world's biggest gambling market, giving it a chance to catch up with its rivals' rapid expansion. The company operates 20 casinos already in Macau but most are small.

  • Billionaire drops proxy fight against Wynn Resorts Friday, 19 Oct 2012 | 5:45 PM ET

    LAS VEGAS-- A Japanese billionaire has dropped his campaign to win seats for his allies on the board of Wynn Resorts Ltd., ending a chapter in a feud with casino mogul CEO Steve Wynn. It was a legal setback for Okada, a former Wynn friend and business partner, who once was Wynn Resorts' single largest shareholder.

  • MGM China gets land for new $2.5B Macau casino Thursday, 18 Oct 2012 | 11:05 AM ET

    HONG KONG-- The Chinese arm of U.S. casino company MGM Resorts International signed a land deal Thursday for a new $2.5 billion casino resort in Macau, the world's biggest gambling market, hoping to catch up with the rapid expansion of rival casino operators.