*Microsoft set to unveil new Xbox Tuesday. *Xbox key to Microsoft's broader push into consumers' lives. SAN FRANCISCO/ SEATTLE, May 18- Microsoft Corp is set to make a splash this week with the eagerly awaited unveiling of its new Xbox game console, eight years after the last version, as it seeks a larger share of the $65 billion a year global computer gaming industry.» Read More
David Bain, Sterne Agee gaming analyst, provides insight on Caesar's initial public offering, warning investors to avoid it unless they expect a huge economic turnaround, with the Fast Money traders.
CNBC's Mary Thompson reports that Caesar's IPO will begin trading Wednesday at $9/share and under the symbol CZR on the Nasdaq.
As part of Tuesday’s offering, it will sell only 1.8 million shares to the public – a small 1.4 percent of the company. A select group of co-investors will also be allowed to sell a block of roughly 11 million shares once the stock opens for trading.
CNBC's Darren Rovell discusses some of the oddest wagers of the Super Bowl weekend.
After failing to go public the first time around, casino operator Caesars Entertainment is trying again, with CNBC's Kayla Tausche.
LVH Las Vegas Hotel & Casino is among several casinos offering prop bets for the Super Bowl, with CNBC's Courtney Reagan.
To help breathe some life into your office pool, here are five new rules worth experimenting with.
Solid gaming revenue growth of 40 percent seen in Macau over 2011 is not reflected in the stock price of companies operating in the world’s biggest casino center, says David Bain, Entertainment Analyst at brokerage Sterne Agee, who believes it is time to gain exposure to the undervalued casino operators.
If you want to bet legally on the outcome of Super Bowl, then you better live in Nevada, Delaware, Montana or Oregon.
There are now some 350 betting lines, or propositions, on smaller outcomes or scenarios in the Super Bowl, including which player scores first, accounting for half of all money wagered on the game in Las Vegas.
Will the Chinese New Year bring good fortune to the Asian gaming industry this weekend? CNBC's Jane Wells has the details.
Discussing rising oil prices today as Iran threatens to cut off the key oil shipping route through the Strait of Hormuz, with Dan Dicker, Merc Bloc.
“DrJ” explains how he would invest in shares of his favorite casino operators.
The “Mad Money” host likes both of these names, but thinks one is a superior stock right now.
Mad Money's Cramer explains why he's placing his bet on Las Vegas Sands.
The Fast Money traders with the play on casino stocks, as well as tobacco companies raising cigarette prices, with Bonnie Herzog, Wells Fargo.
Grant Chum, MD & Head of Hong Kong Equity Research, UBS, says slowing growth in Asia's gaming sector in 2012 is reasonable, given the extraordinarily high growth rates of the past two years.
As states grapple with shrinking revenues, online gambling stands to reap a jackpot, an industry executive said on “Fast Money.”
"Fast Money" trader Pete Najarian and KeyBanc Capital Markets’ Dennis Forst agree—WYNN is a buy.
Discussing whether you should be betting on the gaming sector, with Robin Farley, UBS gaming analyst.