Casinos and Gaming


  • Stock-picking poker player   Thursday, 30 Oct 2014 | 2:56 PM ET
    Stock-picking poker player

    2013 World Series of Poker champion, Ryan Riess, reveals what stocks he is buying right now.

  • *Hong Kong gambling shares up after Wynn Macau earnings. HONG KONG, Oct 29- China and Hong Kong shares rose more than 1 percent on Wednesday, heading for a second straight day of gains, on hopes of more favorable policies from the Chinese government, with tranportation stocks leading gains for mainland equities. In Hong Kong, the Hang Seng Index advanced 1.4 percent...

  • Jersey sports bets delayed   Monday, 27 Oct 2014 | 1:29 PM ET
    Jersey sports bets delayed

    Sports betting is illegal according to the Federal law in all but 4 states. CNBC's Morgan Brennan provides an update on the debate over sports betting in New Jersey.

  • Gambling blocked in NJ   Monday, 27 Oct 2014 | 10:58 AM ET
    Gambling blocked in NJ

    A U.S. district judge temporarily blocked a New Jersey racetrack's plans to legalize sports betting. CNBC's Morgan Brennan discusses what's next for New Jersey's struggling gambling industry.

  • Icahn presses casino union to help save the Taj Friday, 24 Oct 2014 | 7:49 AM ET
    Carl Icahn

    Billionaire investor Carl Icahn on Friday urged Atlantic City's largest casino workers union to help save the Taj.

  • Sands China: 'We had a pretty good Q3 report card'   Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 | 9:07 PM ET
    Sands China: 'We had a pretty good Q3 report card'

    Edward Tracy, President and CEO of Sands China, believes that the casino operator's focus on mass-market gamers and non-gaming sectors bode well for its growth.

  • Rolls-Royce: The most expensive Phantom fleet ever Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 | 11:37 AM ET
    A Rolls-Royce Phantom image from the Louis XIII order.

    Mark Ellwood of CNBC’s “The Filthy Rich Guide” weighs in on Hong Kong tycoon Stephen Hung’s order of 30 Rolls-Royce Phantoms for his Macau hotel.

  • A worrying sign for Sands China   Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 9:34 PM ET
    A worrying sign for Sands China

    Profit margins from the mass market were guided lower in Las Vegas Sands' quarterly earnings and that is a worrying sign for Sands China, says Jamie Soo, Analyst, Macau Gaming Sector at Daiwa Capital Markets.

  • Judge voids Trump Taj Mahal union contract: DJ   Friday, 17 Oct 2014 | 3:22 PM ET
    Judge voids Trump Taj Mahal union contract: DJ

    A federal judge has voided the union contract for the Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City. CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports the details.

  • Judge voids union contract with Trump Taj Mahal Friday, 17 Oct 2014 | 3:07 PM ET
    The Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City, N.J.

    A federal bankruptcy court judge voided a union contract with Atlantic City's Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort on Friday.

  • Crucial ruling due on Taj Mahal casino's future Friday, 17 Oct 2014 | 8:20 AM ET
    The Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City, N.J.

    A bankruptcy court judge will issue what the owners of Atlantic City's Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort consider a life-or-death decision for the casino.

  • Are big buybacks a smart bet by Las Vegas Sands?   Wednesday, 15 Oct 2014 | 9:34 PM ET
    Are big buybacks a smart bet by Las Vegas Sands?

    Jonathan Galaviz, Partner at Global Market Advisors, explains why Las Vegas Sands raised its repurchase program by $2 billion after a worse-than-expected third quarter earnings.

  • How 'triad' gangs fit in with Hong Kong protests Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014 | 3:27 PM ET
    Hong Kong protests

    Some experts say the Chinese underworld gangs' far-flung business ventures make any motives for attacking pro-democracy demonstrators unclear.

  • How to get the vapors when you're on vacation Saturday, 11 Oct 2014 | 11:00 AM ET
    A man smokes an electronic cigarette in Miami.

    E-cig consumption is on track to pass regular cigarettes in a decade, but for now, rules on where you can smoke are often unclear.

  • Goodbye, casino business. Hello...Arena Football? Monday, 6 Oct 2014 | 1:16 PM ET
    An Arena Football League game featuring the new LA Kiss, which is owned by members of the rock band Kiss.

    The ex-CEO of Foxwoods Casino knew back in 2012 that he was in the mood for a career change. Boy, did he find one.

  • Tracking the impact of a smoking ban in Macau   Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 11:36 PM ET
    Tracking the impact of a smoking ban in Macau

    John Bruce, Director of Operations for Macau at Hill & Associates, says the ban is the least-threatening problem facing Macau's gaming sector as casino operators are well-prepared for it.

  • 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
    Icahn's Fountainebleau remains empty

    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
    Steve Wynn: Internet gambling bad idea

    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.

  • Look who just won bidding for bankrupt Revel Casino Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 7:51 AM ET
    Revel Atlantic City stands behind a building being demolished in Atlantic City, New Jersey, U.S., on Thursday, July 17, 2014.

    Brookfield Asset Management has won the auction for Atlantic City's bankrupt Revel Casino Hotel, said a source familiar with the situation.