Despite the threat of a slowdown, at least one major investor appears bullish on casinos and hotels.
The Mad Money host offers his theory on why the billionaire is dumping Ford (and it isn't just because the automaker's doing so poorly).
Here's our Fast Money Final Trade. Our gang gives you Monday's best trades, right now!
Has panic or forced selling completely separated prices from fundamentals?
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
As the storm called Gustav heads for America's Gulf Coast, Susquehanna Financial Group gaming, lodging, and leisure analyst Robert LaFleur says casinos in the region are better prepared to weather the storm than they were when Hurricane Katrina came ashore.
MGM Mirage has secured another $550 million of the $3 billion in financing needed to complete the $9.2 billion CityCenter project in Las Vegas. Reuters is reporting that $300 million is coming from China Construction Bank. And: David Duchovny has voluntarily admitted himself into rehab for sex addiction. Timing good for Fox; how about CBS' Showtime?
You have to admit, I get the best emails. Keep reading and check'em out!
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"!
Thunder rolled across Las Vegas in a sudden downpour Monday, a literal representation of the perfect storm that has rocked Sin City.
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.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of China Precision Steel and Tree.com popped while Lowe's and Starbucks dropped.
I'm heading to Las Vegas. I'll be filing live reports from there Wednesday on how the economy may be hurting Sin City, both in gaming and Strip mega-developments. We're also going to look at residential real estate in a place where bubble grew the biggest -- and popped the loudest. There will be plenty of Web Extras, too..!
Q: On Fast Money’s trader radar we look at the stock that was lighting up screens across Wall Street. This company was formed by two resort casinos in the industry’s largest merger ever, and now operates hot properties including the Bellagio, Mandalay Bay, and the Monte Carlo. Unfortunately, all gamblers' hot streaks must end; cash-strapped consumers and doubts over Macau left investors aggressively cashing out these shares. Who is it?
Following are the week’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of MGM and Schlumberger popped while Wachovia and General Motors dropped!
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Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of General Motors and Amazon popped while Newmont Mining and Alpha Natural Resources dropped.
Don't bet against the house.
It's the Fed's turn to sway the markets Tuesday, but stock traders will keep their eyes on the volatile oil and commodities markets.