Churchill Downs Inc


  • Could a California Chrome Triple Crown hurt racing? Saturday, 7 Jun 2014 | 9:17 AM ET
    California Chrome, winner of the 2014 Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes, gallops during morning workouts at Belmont Park in Elmont, New York June 4, 2014.

    California Chrome's bid to win the Triple Crown has the racing world captivated, but the achievement actually could be detrimental to the sport.

  • Kentucky Derby's real winner: Churchill Downs Friday, 2 May 2014 | 2:31 PM ET
    Bob Evans in 2006

    From a fiscal perspective, "Things are going pretty well, and I hope we get to play that hand out over the next several years," the CEO says.

  • Why bet on the Kentucky Derby when you can own it? Wednesday, 30 Apr 2014 | 11:10 AM ET
    Joel Rosario atop Orb on his way to winning the 139th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 4, 2013.

    Shares of Churchill Downs, operator of the Kentucky Derby, offer investors steady growth that has little to do with horse wagering.

  • How Churchill Downs Diversifies Its Business Friday, 3 May 2013 | 3:43 PM ET

    Churchill Downs hit a new high on Friday. But it's how the company got to this point that makes it so intriguing.

  • Churchill Downs completes $141M acquisition Tuesday, 23 Oct 2012 | 1:39 PM ET

    LOUISVILLE, Ky.-- Churchill Downs has completed its approximately $141 million acquisition of a Mississippi casino and hotel.

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    Both the Dow and S&P continued their march higher on Friday as surging oil prices drove up energy shares.

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  • Barbaro: What Does Burial Mean For Churchill Downs Stock? Wednesday, 30 Jan 2008 | 9:09 AM ET

    Exactly a year after I wrote about how you could cash in on the death of Barbaro things seem to be getting clearer. Yesterday came the news that the horse--winner of the 2006 Kentucky Derby, who was eventually euthanized after an injury suffered during the Preakness--would be buried on Churchill Downs grounds.

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  • Time Warner reached a deal Monday to sell the Atlanta Braves to Liberty Media Corp., according to the Wall Street Journal. Because there is so much thrown in, it's hard to see exactly how much the Braves were valued at, but I'd say it's already too much. Public companies have no business owning sports teams. They, for the most part, don't make rational sense...

  • Betting On Barbaro; Bears Cashing In Tuesday, 30 Jan 2007 | 6:25 PM ET

    Churchill Downs in unusual Barbaro bid; Bonds officially a San Francisco Giants player, in a one-year, $15.8 million contract; 1985 Bears capitalizing on Super Bowl XLI.