Casinos and Gaming


  • Smoker-friendly hotel rooms get their own website Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014 | 4:47 PM ET

    As some hotel chains are going smoke free, smokers can search 250,000 smoking-allowed rooms on a new booking website.

  • China slowdown won't affect us: Sands China     Wednesday, 29 Jan 2014 | 9:43 PM ET

    Edward Tracy, CEO of Sands China, says the casino's mass market position will help it weather through China's economic slowdown, liquidity fears and a crackdown on luxury spending.

  • Hilton a buy on quiet period expiration?     Tuesday, 21 Jan 2014 | 10:32 AM ET

    Joseph Greff, JPMorgan gaming, lodging & cruise lines analyst, and Joel Simkins, Credit Suisse gaming, lodging, and leisure analyst, discusses Hilton's long-term growth potential and the hotel's growth strategy.

  • Vegas always the big winner for Super Bowl weekend Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 3:09 PM ET

    No matter where the Super Bowl is played, Las Vegas is always a winner. "Vegas is the mecca for Super Bowl shenanigans," said one repeat fan.

  • Will online gambling succeed?     Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 1:38 PM ET

    Atlantic City casinos report online revenue of $8.4 million, New Jersey forecasted revenue of $1.2 billion. Tom Ballance, Borgata president & COO, breaks down the online gambling numbers and explains what obstacles online gaming has faced so far.

  • Macau casino stocks set for 'watershed' year Tuesday, 7 Jan 2014 | 5:58 PM ET

    Macau gaming stocks are in for a "watershed" year, with casinos set to enjoy solid demand growth without an increase in new supply, says Citi.

  • Panel eyes options for Delaware gambling industry Tuesday, 7 Jan 2014 | 9:51 AM ET

    DOVER, Del.-- A panel examining how to keep Delaware's gambling industry competitive has yet to decide on recommendations for state lawmakers to consider. Several commission members noted that they are still awaiting a report from the accounting firm KPMG on the current status of Delaware's gambling industry.

  • Lucky year for Vegas?     Friday, 3 Jan 2014 | 1:47 PM ET

    Las Vegas has $9 billion in projects in the works, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.

  • Katsuhiko Ichihashi;Chiaki Takinaka

    CNBC's Jane Wells reports that though Macau remains the cash cow for gaming in Asia, it is actually helping drive business to the U.S. Dr. J says any dips on these stocks should be bought.

  • Young gamers leaving Las Vegas     Friday, 3 Jan 2014 | 11:58 AM ET

    Sin City can't seem to attract young gamblers, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.

  • Will 2014 be lucky for Las Vegas?     Friday, 3 Jan 2014 | 8:25 AM ET

    CNBC's Jane Wells reports on the economic turnaround in Sin City as hopeful signs surface and $9 billion worth of building projects get underway.

  • Online gaming in NJ not a threat to Borgata: COO Thursday, 2 Jan 2014 | 10:38 AM ET
    Visitors enter the Borgata Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City, N.J.

    In fact, users of gaming sites operated by the Borgata have created more than 20,000 accounts to bet real money online in New Jersey, the casino's COO told CNBC.

  • Borgata's gamble on Internet gaming     Thursday, 2 Jan 2014 | 7:44 AM ET

    Tom Ballance, president and COO of Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa, shares his views on the future of online gaming in New Jersey and discusses how his company plans to profit from it. "We know every bet you're making online," he said.

  • 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.

  • Taiwan's main island may theoretically be a better play than Matsu for the establishment of Taiwan's gaming industry, but local opposition means Matsu may be the only option for now. CNBC's Adam Molon explains.

  • Malaysia's Genting snubs Macau for Vegas     Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 8:45 PM ET

    Jonathan Galaviz, MD & Chief Economist at Galaviz & Company, explains why Malaysian firm Genting is setting its sights on the U.S., instead of Macau.

  • Is it too late to roll the dice on Macau? Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 5:40 AM ET

    Macau's casinos may have bright earnings prospects, but after many of the shares more than doubled this year, is it too late to make a bet?

  • And the next driver for Japan stocks is… Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 6:37 PM ET
    Casino Venus, a mock casino operated by Japan Casino School and Bright Inc. to provide the gambling experience, Japan, Dec. 3, 2013.

    Japan stocks, already up nearly 51 percent this year, may get another leg up after lawmakers last week submitted a long-awaited bill to legalize casinos.

  • Japan takes a gamble on casino bill     Sunday, 8 Dec 2013 | 7:34 PM ET

    Hideki Makihara, Member of the House of Representatives of Japan, explains how Japan can benefit from legalized casinos after lawmakers from the ruling Liberal Democratic Party submitted a bill to parliament.

  • Great times for gaming: Borgata Pres.     Wednesday, 27 Nov 2013 | 1:37 PM ET

    With online gaming in New Jersey live, Tom Ballance, Borgata president and COO, says it is a great time for the gaming industry in New Jersey. The online market is accretive to the overall gaming industry in Atlantic City.