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Colorado Casino Market Up 5% to $790M in 2015
Written by B. Solomon | Tuesday, April 26th, 2016

In 2015, Colorado’s casino market generated $790.1 million in revenues, representing a 5.9% improvement on the previous year. Furthermore, the revenue increase reverses the slight declines noted in 2013 and 2014, whilst also boosting state gambling tax revenues... 

Mississippi Casino Revenues Down 5% in March
Written by B. Solomon | Tuesday, April 26th, 2016

The Mississippi Department of Revenue has released its latest casino results, revealing that the state’s coastal and river casinos generated $188 million in March, lower by 5% compared to the $198 million that was collected in the same month last year. While... 

Las Vegas Sands Revenues Fall 9.2% in Q1
Written by B. Solomon | Thursday, April 21st, 2016

Las Vegas Sands has posted its financial results for the first quarter of 2016, revealing a 9.2% decrease in revenues to $2.72 billion, compared to the $3.01 billion that was collected in Q1 of 2015. The world’s biggest casino operator’s blamed a number... 

Pennsylvania Casinos Up 4.2% to $289.2M in March
Written by B. Solomon | Wednesday, April 20th, 2016

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board has released its latest casino results for March, revealing an impressive 4.2% increase in revenues to $289.2 million. From that tally, table game revenues were higher by 11.7% at $77.9 million, while slots revenues were also... 

Louisiana Casino Revenues Sink 9.7% in March
Written by B. Solomon | Tuesday, April 19th, 2016

The Louisiana Gaming Control Board has released its latest financial results, revealing that the state’s 15 riverboats, 4 racinos, and one land-based casino in New Orleans generated $214.2 million in March, down by 9.7% from the $237.1 that was collected... 

Detroit Casino Revenues Up 0.8% to $125M in March
Written by B. Solomon | Friday, April 15th, 2016

Detroit’s casinos have had an interesting start to 2016, and after year-on-year revenues fell in January (-1.8%), the past two months have seen growth return to the market with business up in February by +1.7%, and now in March by a further +0.8%. According... 

Steve Wynn Expresses His Contempt For Poor People
Written by M. Rhodes | Tuesday, April 12th, 2016

French queen Marie Antoinette was known for her lavish spending during a time of great poverty, but her disregard for the underprivileged came to a head after her purported comment that her starving citizens should “eat cake” if they couldn’t... 

Indiana Casino Revenues Up 2% to $199M in March
Written by B. Solomon | Monday, April 11th, 2016

The Midwestern state of Indiana has released its gambling figures for March, revealing a 2% increase in revenues to $199 million, compared to the $195 million that was generated in the same month in 2015. Impressively, around two-thirds of the state’s 13... 

Governor Chris Christie Defends Trump’s NJ Record
Written by A. Mitchell | Friday, April 8th, 2016

For more than two decades, Donald Trump was an integral part of New Jersey’s gambling industry, with the billionaire having employed thousands of people at his three Atlantic City casinos, and having generated millions of dollars in state tax revenues. In... 

Ohio Casino Revenues Up 1% in March
Written by B. Solomon | Friday, April 8th, 2016

March is traditionally the best time of the year for Ohio’s casino market, and last month was no exception with the state’s four casinos generating a combined $73.7 million in revenues, up by 1.1% compared to March 2015. That figure also represents...