By becoming a bank holding company, they are trying to broaden their funding sources, and will gain greater access to capital under the current and any future government-sponsored programs.
Casino operator Las Vegas Sands, which warned last week it was in danger of violating loan agreements, said it would suspend construction in Macau as it copes with a lack of financing options.
Following are the week’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Fluor and Archer-Daniels-Midland popped while Yahoo! and Sprint dropped.
For the first time in history,the Dow, S&P 500, and NASDAQ finished the week up over 10%. Despite the gains this week, all major indices ended the month sharply lower.
This market is now a bear-within-a-bear: The S&P 500 have given up 20 percent since Sept. 1, 2008. About 30 S&P stocks are down by 50 percent or more. See the stats — and the biggest losers.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of IBM and Exxon Mobil popped while Boeing and Las Vegas Sands dropped.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Amylin and Las Vegas Sands popped while Williams-Sonoma and DSW Inc. dropped.
I'm reporting all day from the Las Vegas Strip, and we have extended coverage here on the Web. But I just spoke with Elvis and got the real scoop. This "Elvis" came to L.V. two years ago, and makes a living performing at private events, weddings, and occasionally getting a bit part in a production. From the street-view level where he works, there's a whole lot less "Viva" in "Las Vegas" these days.
The e-mails are coming in over my Las Vegas reports. The dollar vs. euro, Elvis, luxury retail and more. Plus: Adult stock tickers and better names for "cougars"!
I’m in the only city in America which is paying no attention to the Democratic National Convention: Las Vegas. If I asked someone, “What did Michelle Obama say?” they'd look at me like I’d asked, “How did the Croatians do in the Olympics?” They say Vegas is hurting, and I'll be reporting from the Strip Wednesday, starting on Squawk Box.
Financials rebounded from Tuesday's sell-off but housing finance giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac plunged on growing concerns of a possible government bailout.
Fast Money Now – the trades you need while the market is open.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Medtronic and Reliance Steel popped while Las Vegas Sands and Starbucks dropped.
Looking for the Fast Money Final Trade? We ran out of time on the broadcast so we made that your Wednesday Web Extra! What should be your first move on Thursday?
The Lightning Round is extended in this CNBC.com exclusive feature.
Should you roll the dice on casino stocks ahead of Wynn earnings on Thursday?
Macau tycoon Stanley Ho's gaming flagship finally made its stock market debut on Wednesday, hovering near its offering price in early Hong Kong trade after overcoming a last-minute legal challenge.
For a long time, shares of casino gaming companies were best bets. Those days are over -- but there's still money to be made in the right stocks, says Jake Fuller.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Hess and GameStop popped while Verizon and Coca-Cola dropped.
All current signs point to another chaotic summer for the markets.