Casinos and Gaming


  • Was King Digital's pricing wrong?  Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 12:35 PM ET

    Tom Forte, managing director at Telsey Advisory Group, says the reaction to King Digital's IPO show that investors are skeptical and await the release of a new hit game from the Candy Crush developer.

  • 9/11 Memorial Museum to open to public May 21 Monday, 24 Mar 2014 | 2:49 PM ET
    Rendering of the planned 9/11 Memorial Museum, New York.

    The museum at the site of the World Trade Center will open to the public in May, officials announced today.

  • Watch out Macau, this may be the next gaming hub  Wednesday, 19 Mar 2014 | 9:23 PM ET

    Can South Korea's first foreign-owned casino give casino hotspots like Vegas and Macau a run for their money? CNBC's Julia Wood, Susan Li and Bernie Lo discuss.

  • What makes you happy, wealth or well-being? Wednesday, 19 Mar 2014 | 4:13 AM ET

    In observation of Thursday's International Day of Happiness, designated by the United Nations, we are asking: which makes you happier, wealth or well-being?

  • Gambler sues casino after losing $500,000  Friday, 7 Mar 2014 | 4:57 PM ET

    Las Vegas gambler Mark Johnston is suing a casino after losing $500,000 for letting him play drunk, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.

  • The better bet: WYNN vs LVS  Friday, 7 Mar 2014 | 12:35 PM ET

    FMHR traders Pete and Jon Najarian debate if Wynn Resorts or Las Vegas Sands is the better investment for your portfolio.

  • Man sues casino after drunken $500K loss Friday, 7 Mar 2014 | 8:47 AM ET

    A gambler is suing a Vegas casino after he lost $500,000, arguing he should not pay his debt because the establishment got him drunk.

  • Japan has 'massive gaming potential': Pro  Monday, 24 Feb 2014 | 6:35 PM ET

    Should Japan legalize casino gambling, the Land of the Rising Sun could become the world's third largest gaming market after the U.S. and Macau, says Jonathan Slone, CEO of CLSA.

  • 'Candy crush' maker files for IPO  Tuesday, 18 Feb 2014 | 2:48 PM ET

    Re/code Senior Editor Peter Kafka discusses King Digital Entertainment's IPO and Zynga's profitably.

  • Hackers hit Sheldon Adelson's casinos Wednesday, 12 Feb 2014 | 10:52 AM ET
    Las Vegas Sands Corp, The Venetian.

    Intruders displayed employee information, a picture of Adelson with Benjamin Netanyahu, and images of casinos engulfed in fire. NBC reports.

  • Fight is on over Internet gambling  Wednesday, 12 Feb 2014 | 10:43 AM ET

    Former Gov. George Pataki, R-N.Y., discusses his efforts to ban online gambling and the launch of The Coalition to Stop Internet Gambling first web campaign.

  • LaGuardia Airport in New York

    LaGuardia Airport is on track for a $3.6 billion overhaul that should remove it from a number of travelers' "most-hated" lists.

  • Hotel data breach went undetected for nine months Thursday, 6 Feb 2014 | 4:47 PM ET

    Customers at 14 hotels in eight states will get free credit monitoring for a year after a data breach.

  • Time to go all in on Macau casino stocks?  Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014 | 9:17 PM ET

    Mark Tinker, Head of AXA Framlington Asia at AXA Investment Managers Asia, says Macau's cashflows and strong fundamentals indicate the gaming sector remains attractive.

  • Tabcorp CEO: Well positioned for growth in H2  Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014 | 8:36 PM ET

    David Attenborough, CEO of Tabcorp, says strength in the firm's diversified gambling businesses helped the company grow 5.4 percent in the first half of the year.

  • 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.