Subscribe to our Daily Digest e-mail

Analysis

Fantasy Sports

article Is DFS under threat? (5/23/2019)
(USA) -- You’ve just bought a Ferrari. The engine roars as you race past traffic like it’s not even there. But, as you cruise down the freeway, you notice an...
1 Article on this Issue

Wynn Boston Harbor

article Wynn: Selling Encore Boston Is A Bad Idea Whose Time Has Not Come (5/23/2019)
(Wall Street) -- Last week, Wynn Resorts Ltd. (NASDAQ:WYNN) confirmed that it was in “very preliminary talks” with MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM) to...
1 Article on this Issue

New York Gaming

article Does New York have a gambling problem? Survey hopes to find out (5/16/2019)
(New York) -- After two decades of widely expanded state-sanctioned gambling opportunities in New York, officials with the Cuomo administration now want to find out what...
article NY state to study gambling addiction (5/16/2019)
(New York) -- The New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services will begin the selection process to award a contract for a new examination into...
article Moody's Investor Services again issues negative outlook for del Lago (1/13/2019)
(New York) -- A little better than a year ago, but still underperforming. For the second consecutive year, del Lago Resort & Casino will begin the year with a...
3 Total Articles on this Issue

Virginia Gaming

article Commission identifies gaming study consultant (5/13/2019)
(Virginia) -- Virginia’s Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission on Monday named the private consulting firm that will assist in its review of gaming...
1 Article on this Issue

Labor & Unions

article Study Recommends Moving Two Casinos Out of the Local Market (4/10/2019)
(Louisiana) -- A report analyzing the gaming industry in Louisiana says that the Bossier City-Shreveport riverboat market has seven casinos in what “should be a...
1 Article on this Issue

Louisiana Gaming

article Study: 2 Bossier City riverboat casinos should move (4/10/2019)
(Louisiana) -- A study prepared for the Louisiana Department of Economic Development recommends that two riverboat casinos in Bossier City move. Spectrum Gaming Group of...
1 Article on this Issue

MMIW

article Researcher discusses importance of data for missing, murdered Native women (3/25/2019)
(Montana) -- As Annita Lucchesi began researching violence against Native American women, she hit a problem. “The more I looked, the messier it got,” the...
article A New Study on Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls Highlights Challenges (11/21/2018)
(Washington) -- An alarming number of Indigenous women and girls disappear or are murdered each year. The absence of consistent, standardized reporting on the issue has...
article Study: Numbers of missing, murdered indigenous women underreported (11/17/2018)
(North Dakota) -- A new study warns that available numbers for indigenous women and girls in the United States who go missing or are victims of murder seriously...
3 Total Articles on this Issue

Sports Betting

article Sports Betting Legislative Lasso: Major-Market Movement In New York, Illinois (3/25/2019)
(New York) -- Hello ladies and gents, and welcome back inside the lasso. Here we try to shed light on the conversations state lawmakers are having as they consider bills...
article AGA: Americans Will Wager $8.5 Billion on March Madness (3/18/2019)
(Washington D.C.) -- $8.5 billion. That’s how much the American Gaming Association estimates will be bet in the United States on March Madness. The study,...
article State Of The States: Sports Betting In The Midwest Region (1/2/2019)
(Washington D.C.) -- Since the Supreme Court struck down the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act in May, seven states have launched sports betting and two...
article Instant Expert Legal Analysis Of The Federal Sports Betting Bill – Part 2 (12/25/2018)
(Washington D.C.) -- This is the second of a two-part look into the federal sports betting bill. If you are reading this first, go back and check out the opening article...
article STUTZ: Fitch Ratings analyst: Legal sports betting providing ‘knock-on’ benefit to casinos (12/24/2018)
(Wall Street) -- Fitch Ratings Service told investors the growing legal U.S. sports betting market could provide $3 billion to $5 billion annually to casinos, racetracks...
article Investors See Paddy Power Betfair Growth Potential From US Sports Betting Expansion (11/5/2018)
(USA) -- Paddy Power Betfair (PPB) might have reported an underwhelming set of financials for Q3, but US sports betting prospects look quite good. Investment banks...
6 Total Articles on this Issue

American Gaming Association

article American Gaming Association predicts big betting with 'March Madness' underway (3/22/2019)
(Washington D.C.) -- It's that time of year when March Madness takes the country by storm. A new American Gaming Association (AGA) study shows roughly 19 percent of...
press release States’ Economies Boosted by Tribal Gaming, New Research Shows (11/8/2018)
(Washington D.C.) -- Today, the American Gaming Association (AGA) released a comprehensive study of the state-by-state economic impact of tribal casino gaming in the...
article Nielsen Data Projects Massive Money For Leagues From Sports Betting (10/22/2018)
(USA) -- Should this be defined as “piling on”? Probably not — the latest Nielsen Company research data compiled for the American Gaming Association on...
3 Total Articles on this Issue

MGM Resorts

article MGM: One Too Many Ants At An Otherwise Nice Picnic (3/14/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- In many articles on MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM) we have expressed both enthusiasm and head scratching. We guided high when we saw a clear bull...
article MGM Resorts International: A Brief Synopsis (12/20/2018)
(Wall Street) -- The MLB recently delegated MGM Resorts International as its first official gaming and entertainment partner. MGM's presence in the expanding China/...
article MGM: Overstretched And Oversold, A Dilemma And Opportunity (12/17/2018)
(New York) -- Few stocks in the casino sector pose as challenging a solution to a buy, sell, or hold position as does MGM International Resorts (NYSE:MGM). As we have...
3 Total Articles on this Issue

Allergan Patent

article States Unlikely to Enjoy Sovereign Immunity at PTO (3/13/2019)
(New York) -- Prestigious research universities that develop their own patents appear no more likely to enjoy sovereign immunity at the Patent and Trademark Office than...
1 Article on this Issue

Marijuana & Hemp

article Hemp Opportunities Growing Like Weeds (3/13/2019)
(USA) -- While farmers and other businesses across the country are eager to break into the newly legalized hemp industry since the passage of the 2018 Farm Bill,...
article More than a fig leaf: MAPLE Act of 2018 offers protection for non-U.S. citizens involved in cannabis industry (2/5/2019)
(USA) -- In mid-October 2018, recreational use of marijuana became legal across Canada. In advance thereof, on October 9, 2018, U.S. Customs and Border Patrol warned...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Connecticut Gaming

article Opponents of casino and sports betting bills press lawmakers for studies (3/12/2019)
(Connecticut) -- In Connecticut’s long-running debate over gambling expansion, theirs is the voice that tends to get drowned out: the opponents. But late Tuesday...
1 Article on this Issue

Sheldon Adelson

article Analyst: Las Vegas Sands in ‘good hands’ despite Adelson cancer diagnosis (3/1/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- One analyst said Friday Las Vegas Sands Corp. “remains in incredibly good hands” despite the cancer diagnosis facing company Chairman and CEO...
1 Article on this Issue

Washington, DC Online

article ANALYSIS: Sports gambling: Bet on it (2/18/2019)
(Washington D.C.) -- Should major sports athletes be prohibited from betting on major league games? Consider the answer through this lens. “Show me the money....
1 Article on this Issue

Skill-Based Gaming

press release Synergy Blue Releases New Report on the State of Skill-Based Gaming (2/6/2019)
(London) -- Synergy Blue, the premier creator of skill-based games and platforms for an emerging class of players, today released a new report showing the state of...
1 Article on this Issue

Wynn Resorts

article CEO Matt Maddox steadies Wynn Resorts, analysts say (2/6/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Just one year ago, the future of Wynn Resorts Ltd. seemed dire. Charismatic Founder, Chairman and CEO Steve Wynn stepped down Feb. 6, 2018 amid...
1 Article on this Issue

Wire Act

article Wire Act Opinion Could Strip Education, Social Services In Sports Betting States (1/31/2019)
(Washington D.C.) -- Nearly two weeks ago, a new Wire Act opinion surfaced from the Department of Justice’s Office of Legal Counsel, potentially shaking the...
1 Article on this Issue

Macau Gaming

article Macau mass can be a US$30 billion a year business (1/30/2019)
(Macau) -- Las Vegas Sands (LVS) President and COO Rob Goldstein says Macau’s mass gaming segment can become a US$30 billion a year business. Goldstein’s...
article Macau gaming demand remains strong: Morningstar (1/21/2019)
(Macau) -- Macau’s gaming market is likely to experience a contraction this year before returning to growth in 2020, says a new note from investor services firm...
article Don’t expect 2-digit GGR growth in Macau for now, say analysts (1/3/2019)
(Macau) -- Casinos in Macau saw a substantial increase in gross gaming revenue (GGR) last year as it increased 14% over 2017. Casinos took in a total of $37.57 billion...
article Positive prediction for Macau casino market (11/7/2018)
(Macau) -- In Macau, Economy and Finance Secretary Lionel Leong Vai Tac (pictured) has reportedly declared that he expects this year’s aggregated gross gaming...
4 Total Articles on this Issue

Indian Children Welfare Act (ICWA)

article Assessing An NPR Report On The Indian Child Welfare Act (1/23/2019)
(Washington D.C.) -- A Dec. 17 report on All Things Considered about the Indian Child Welfare Act prompted harsh criticism from the Native American Journalists...
1 Article on this Issue

Crow Tribe

article BLOG: Justices grapple with preclusion and “occupation” in Crow Tribe treaty case (1/9/2019)
(Washington D.C.) -- On Tuesday, the Supreme Court heard argument in its latest foray into Indian treaty interpretation, Herrera v. Wyoming. The case concerns the...
1 Article on this Issue

Historical Racing Machines

article Historical horse racing examined (1/8/2019)
(USA) -- The phenomenon known as historical horse racing is proliferating in the US, with the slot-like machines operating in Wyoming, Kentucky and soon Virginia, while...
1 Article on this Issue

Arkansas Gaming

article BLOG: Calling all casino nerds, draft casino regulations released (12/28/2018)
(Arkansas) -- Byron Freeland, attorney for the state Racing Commission, has provided me with a copy of draft rules for regulating expanded casino gambling in Arkansas....
article Economic study shows positive impact by casinos (10/6/2018)
(Arkansas) -- A study by an economic research institute has found that the economic impact from approving Arkansas’ casino ballot measure could result in 6,000...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

PASPA Decision

article SCOTUS Kicks PASPA to the Curb in 2018: How It Played Out and What’s in Store for 2019 (12/26/2018)
(Washington D.C.) -- On May 14, 2018, the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) issued a ruling that struck down the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act...
1 Article on this Issue

Massachusetts Gaming

article UMass report finds Plainridge casino has brought significant financial benefits, few socioeconomic problems (12/7/2018)
(Massachusetts) -- Massachusetts’ first casino is bringing significant financial benefits to its region and to the state, while having minimal socioeconomic...
article Gaming Commission continues research on casino impact (10/11/2018)
(Massachusetts) -- Although it’s too soon to project the economic impact of the MGM Springfield casino, a researcher told the state Gaming Commission Thursday...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

eSports

article Catching up with esports (11/30/2018)
(Worldwide) -- Ten years ago, the idea that millions of people across the world would tune in to watch others play Call of Duty or Street Fighter for cash prizes may...
1 Article on this Issue

Supreme Court

article Argument preview: Justices to turn again to rules for disestablishing tribal reservations (11/20/2018)
(Washington D.C.) -- Carpenter v. Murphy has the Supreme Court once again reviewing the troubled history of the nation’s treatment of Native Americans. The...
1 Article on this Issue

New Mexico Gaming

article State releases racino feasibility report (11/18/2018)
(New Mexico) -- The New Mexico Racing Commission has released a feasibility study exploring the viability of a sixth racetrack-casino in the state, as well as an...
1 Article on this Issue

Eastern Band of Cherokee

article A story from this American Indian reservation has important lessons for America’s young voter turnout problem (10/25/2018)
(North Carolina) -- Voting is an integral part of the democratic process. But each election cycle, voter turnout is much lower in the United States than in other parts...
1 Article on this Issue

Elizabeth Warren

article NAGLE: Elizabeth Warren’s DNA test hurts Native people (10/18/2018)
(Washington D.C.) -- After years of Trump and other Republican leaders bullying Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) to take a DNA test to “prove” her claims of...
1 Article on this Issue

Online Poker

article How Midterm Elections Could Affect Online Poker (10/10/2018)
(USA) -- Some decisions in the midterm elections next month could have an effect on poker players in various states, with the overall outlook for online poker...
1 Article on this Issue

Other News

press release Casino Gaming Market is Thriving Worldwide (4/8/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- A new business intelligence report released by HTF MI with title “Global Casino Gaming Market Report 2018 ” has abilities to raise as the most...
article Limited School Choice For Native Americans (3/3/2019)
(California) -- According to a report released Monday by the U.S. Government Accountability Office, "Few areas provide American Indian and Alaska Native students...
article Seven Tips for Tribal Governments to Reduce Tribal Member Taxes in 2019 (2/6/2019)
(Washington D.C.) -- When President Donald Trump signed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) in December 2017, it marked the first major overhaul of the U.S. tax system in...
article Native Americans Face Greater Risk Of Becoming Problem Gamblers (2/4/2019)
(Indian Country) -- This story is KCUR's contribution to a collaborative reporting project from Sharing America called Fixed Odds, exploring the impact of problem...
article LEGAL BLOG: The 15th century doctrine that upholds Indigenous land dispossession (2/4/2019)
(Washington D.C.) -- All Canadian and U.S. law schools teach basic property law and a brief history of the transfer of title from the original peoples to the present-day...
article Las Vegas, Macau, and Japan: Casino Developments to Watch in 2019 (1/21/2019)
(Wall Street) -- In the following excerpt from our deep-dive into casino operators and online sports betting, the Motley Fool Industry Focus: Consumer Goods podcast team...
press release Fantini Gaming Research publishes its 2019 National Legislative Preview (1/8/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- With state legislatures preparing to meet across the U.S., Fantini Gaming Research has produced a National Legislative Preview, which examines efforts on...
article ANALYSIS: Casino lights and sounds encourage risky decision-making (10/29/2018)
(British Columbia) -- The blinking lights and exciting jingles in casinos may encourage risky decision-making and potentially promote problem gambling behaviour,...
article The condition of indigenous Australians is a national disgrace (10/25/2018)
(Australia) -- Just over 3% of Australians, around 800,000 people, claim indigenous ancestry. They constitute a tiny minority in every part of the country, except the...
article Gambling in an Emerging Market: What Uganda Can Learn from Japan (10/17/2018)
(Uganda) -- When it comes to technology, Japan is out there in a league of its own. Although the US and other countries have become tech hubs in recent years, Japan has...
article Credit Suisse launches gaming coverage, gives high marks to VICI, GLPI and AGS (8/15/2018)
(Wall Street) -- Credit Suisse jumped backed into gaming sector when analyst Cameron McKnight released research on nine companies Tuesday, providing out-perform ratings...
article Jefferies sees upside with Vegas casinos stocks (8/14/2018)
(Wall Street) -- Jefferies analyst David Katz sees the recent weakness in casino stocks as an opportunity for investors to look at Boyd Gaming (NYSE:BYD) and several...
article Study reveals a startling ‘Native Truth’ (8/8/2018)
(USA) -- A study designed to find out the social imprint of modern-day Native Americans and ways to improve upon that exposure has revealed some startling ‘truths...
article Casino sector sell-off hits day two (8/2/2018)
(Wall Street) -- The casino sector is reeling a bit after reports from Wynn Resorts (WYNN -6.2%) and MGM Resorts (MGM -1.8%) disappoint the high-flying expectations of...
article Analysis Vital Even in Non-Sports Bets (8/2/2018)
(Las Vegas) -- Gambling has become pervasive in our post-modern society. Here is why analysis is important, even in non-sports betting.
article High times for the casino sector (7/31/2018)
(New York) -- Casino stocks are higher on a mix of positive sentiment surrounding new partnerships, Macau double-digit GGR and solid trends out of Nevada.
article Through Research, Native Americans Find Ways to Shift Negative Stereotypes (7/21/2018)
(Washington D.C.) -- A new report finds contradictory stereotypes about Native Americans persist in the United States. Researchers say it's the largest public-...
article Are Sin Taxes Healthy for State Budgets? (7/19/2018)
(Washington D.C.) -- When Kansas lawmakers found themselves facing a projected $900 million budget shortfall in 2017, then-Governor Sam Brownback (R) proposed tax hikes...
article Prevention of Underage Drinking on California Indian Reservations Using Individual- and Community-Level Approaches (7/9/2018)
(California) -- To evaluate combined individual- and community-level interventions to reduce underage drinking by American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) youths on rural...
article Marc Etches: Creating a benchmark for consumer behaviour (7/2/2018)
(USA) -- GambleAware has just completed the first year of its new five-year plan, have you achieved all you set out to at this stage? We published our five-year strategy...

visionary sponsor advertisement

sponsor advertisement