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6/19/2018

article Margaritaville Resort Casino to be acquired by Penn National
(Louisiana) -- Margaritaville Resort Casino Bossier City will be acquired by Penn National Gaming, Inc. and VICI Properties, Inc. Bossier Casino Venture, Inc., the owner...
article Penn National Gaming To Buy Operations Of Margaritaville Resort Casino
(Louisiana) -- Penn National Gaming, Inc. (PENN) agreed Tuesday to acquire the operations of Margaritaville Resort Casino in Bossier City, Louisiana in an all cash deal...
article Penn National to acquire Louisiana casino
(Louisiana) -- Wyomissing-based Penn National Gaming Inc. announced Tuesday that it has entered into an agreement to acquire the operations of Margaritaville Resort...

5/1/2018

article Penn National secures additional approvals for pending Pinnacle Entertainment acquisition
(USA) -- After last month receiving conditional approval from the West Virginia Lottery Commission (WVLC) and The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB), Penn National...

4/30/2018

article Mississippi regulators approve Penn National’s $2.8B purchase of Pinnacle
(Mississippi) -- The Mississippi Gaming Commission became the latest state regulatory body to approve Penn National Gaming’s $2.8 billion acquisition of Pinnacle...

4/13/2018

article Penn National Gets Financing Approval for Pinnacle Deal
(Pennsylvania) -- Penn National Gaming Inc. announced Thursday afternoon the Illinois Gaming Board has approved the proposed financing for its acquisition of Pinnacle...

4/9/2018

article Pennsylvania Regulator Allows Interactive Gaming Skins
(Pennsylvania) -- The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board has a tough job. Once lawmakers approved online poker and casino sites for the state, the state’s gambling...

4/4/2018

article Hollywood Casino Doubling Down On Mini-Casino With Second License
(Pennsylvania) -- The first round of the subsequent auction for mini-casino licenses got underway Wednesday morning. The proceedings featured a single bidder, Hollywood...
article Penn National Secures Second Pennsylvania Satellite Casino With $10.5 Million Bid, Reading Targeted
(Pennsylvania) -- Penn National Gaming has secured rights to a second satellite casino after submitting a $10.5 million bid during Wednesday’s Pennsylvania Gaming...
article Penn National snares its 4th casino license in Pennsylvania
(Pennsylvania) -- Penn National Gaming was the sole and winning bidder on Wednesday for a fifth new mini-casino license authorized by cash-poor Pennsylvania, potentially...
article Penn National wins another mini-casino auction, picks site in Lancaster County
(Pennsylvania) -- The operator of Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course in Dauphin County has now won two mini-casino auctions.
article Penn National wins another mini-casino auction, picks site in Lancaster County
(Pennsylvania) -- Berks County-based Penn National Gaming Inc. finds itself on two parallel paths when it comes to Pennsylvania’s ongoing mini-casino craze. On one...
article Penn National wins bid to place second mini-casino in Reading
(Pennsylvania) -- Penn National Gaming has won the right to place a mini-casino somewhere in the Reading / Lancaster corridor. The Wyomissing-based company, which...
article Why did they do it? Penn National explains its second dive into the Pennsylvania's satellite casino market
(Pennsylvania) -- Football coaches might call it an attacking defense. But that's exactly what Penn National Gaming had in mind when it decided to jump back into the...

3/29/2018

article Acquisition of Indiana Casino Parent Hits Milestone
(Las Vegas) -- The proposed $2.8 billion acquisition of Las Vegas-based Pinnacle Entertainment Inc. (Nasdaq: PNK), which owns Ameristar Casino and Hotel in East Chicago...

3/23/2018

article Penn National Gaming OK'd to acquire Pittsburgh-area casino
(Pennsylvania) -- Berks County-based Penn National Gaming has gotten the formal OK to operate its second casino in Pennsylvania. The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board...

3/22/2018

article Double thumbs up for Penn National Gaming following approval from regulators
(Pennsylvania) -- US casino operator, Penn National Gaming has confirmed that it has received approval from both the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board and the West...

3/16/2018

article Penn National Pinnacle Entertainment Buyout Sparks Second Federal Trade Commission Review, Monopoly Concerns at Stake
(New York) -- Penn National Gaming’s $2.8 billion acquisition of Pinnacle Entertainment is still scheduled to be completed in the latter half of 2018, but a second...

3/12/2018

article Penn National Gaming, Inc (PENN) Shares Sold by OppenheimerFunds Inc.
(New York) -- OppenheimerFunds Inc. reduced its holdings in shares of Penn National Gaming, Inc (NASDAQ:PENN) by 25.0% during the fourth quarter, according to the...

3/1/2018

article Gamco Investors INC. ET AL Has $439,000 Stake in Penn National Gaming, Inc (NASDAQ:PENN)
(Las Vegas) -- Gamco Investors INC. ET AL lessened its holdings in shares of Penn National Gaming, Inc (NASDAQ:PENN) by 30.0% in the fourth quarter, according to the...

2/25/2018

article Penn National Gaming (PENN) Given Buy Rating at Jefferies Group
(New York) -- Penn National Gaming‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by Jefferies Group in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday,...

2/23/2018

article Penn National Gaming, Inc Expected to Earn FY2018 Earnings of $1.76 Per Share (PENN)
(Pennsylvania) -- Penn National Gaming, Inc (NASDAQ:PENN) – Research analysts at SunTrust Banks increased their FY2018 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for Penn...

2/20/2018

article Penn National Gaming Target of Unusually High Options Trading
(New York) -- Penn National Gaming, Inc (NASDAQ:PENN) saw unusually large options trading activity on Thursday. Stock investors acquired 3,634 call options on the...

2/14/2018

article Penn National Gaming (PENN) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold
(New York) -- Penn National Gaming (NASDAQ:PENN) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research...

2/10/2018

article Parx Casino Wants to Limit Pennsylvania Online Gambling Licensees to One Skin Only
(Pennsylvania) -- Pennsylvania’s Parx Casino is seeking to limit the scale of the state’s impending online gaming market by insisting participating land-...
article Penn National’s numbers up, but Alton’s Argosy Casino receipts dip in 2017
(Pennsylvania) -- Penn National Gaming Inc., this week announced a record fourth-quarter revenue of $769 million from all of its properties, including Argosy Casino...

2/8/2018

article Acquisition, Las Vegas shooting affect Penn Gaming earnings
(Las Vegas) -- Expenses from Penn National Gaming’s planned $2.8 billion acquisition of Las Vegas-based Pinnacle Entertainment dented the company’s fourth-...
press release Penn National Gaming Reports Record Fourth Quarter Revenue of $769.0 Million
(Pennsylvania) -- Penn National Gaming, Inc. (PENN: Nasdaq) (“Penn National” or the “Company”) today announced financial results for the three...

2/7/2018

article Pa. Defends Gambling Expansion, Seeks Toss Of Casino Suit [sub req]
(Pennsylvania) -- The Pennsylvania attorney general asked a federal judge Tuesday to toss Penn National Gaming Inc.'s lawsuit alleging the casino operator would be...
article Gov. Tom Wolf bids to kill Hollywood Casino's attempt to stop state from adding mini casinos
(Pennsylvania) -- Gov. Tom Wolf is urging a federal judge to toss out a bid by the owners of Hollywood Casino to kill part of Pennsylvania's controversial gambling...
article Three Peaks Capital Management LLC Invests $5.17 Million in Penn National Gaming, Inc (NASDAQ:PENN) Stock
(USA) -- Three Peaks Capital Management LLC bought a new stake in shares of Penn National Gaming, Inc (NASDAQ:PENN) during the 4th quarter, according to the company in...

2/5/2018

article Penn National Gaming, Inc (PENN) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.18 Per Share
(New York) -- Wall Street analysts expect Penn National Gaming, Inc (NASDAQ:PENN) to announce $0.18 earnings per share for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks.
article Strs Ohio Has $9.68 Million Stake in Gaming and Leisure Properties Inc (GLPI)
(New York) -- Strs Ohio raised its position in shares of Gaming and Leisure Properties Inc (NASDAQ:GLPI) by 3.4% in the 4th quarter, according to its most recent 13F...

1/31/2018

article Hollywood Casino seeking candidates for 150 jobs
(Missouri) -- Hollywood Casino is searching for people to fill 150 full and part-time positions in the next few months. They have 100 positions open for people to work...

1/17/2018

article Just Before Buying A Mini Casino, Penn National Sues Over Mini Casinos
(Pennsylvania) -- Penn National Gaming’s grumblings over mini-casino proximity and partiality to some casinos over others became an official stance Jan. 2 when...

1/14/2018

article ICYMI: To protect its turf, Hollywood Casino bids $50 million to win Pennsylvania's first satellite auction
(Pennsylvania) -- Isolated in the heart of the state, Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course in Dauphin County has argued it is uniquely vulnerable to 360 degrees...

1/11/2018

article Penn National Gaming (PENN) Lifted to “Strong-Buy” at Zacks Investment Research
(USA) -- Penn National Gaming (NASDAQ:PENN) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research...

1/9/2018

article California Public Employees Retirement System Purchases 25,980 Shares of Penn National Gaming, Inc (PENN)
(New York) -- California Public Employees Retirement System lifted its position in shares of Penn National Gaming, Inc (NASDAQ:PENN) by 14.0% in the third quarter,...

1/8/2018

press release Penn National Gaming Form SC 13G/A Filed by Eagle Asset Management Inc.
(New York) -- In accordance with Section 13(d)(5) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, attached please find a copy of Schedule 13G for the above named company showing...

1/7/2018

article Is Penn National's Acquisition of Pinnacle Too Risky?
(Pennsylvania) -- Penn National Gaming's $2.8 billion acquisition of Pinnacle Entertainment would further cement the casino operator as the largest regional gaming...

1/1/2018

article After 5 years, has Hollywood Casino Columbus helped the West Side?
(Ohio) -- Frustrated with the lack of redevelopment at the Westland Mall site, James Schimmer talked earlier this year with Emmett Kelly, an attorney representing Plaza...

12/27/2017

article Penn National Gaming, Inc (PENN) Position Reduced by Symphony Asset Management LLC
(New York) -- Symphony Asset Management LLC reduced its position in shares of Penn National Gaming, Inc (NASDAQ:PENN) by 13.6% during the first quarter, according to its...

12/25/2017

article Three Way Deal Links Penn, Pinnacle and Boyd
(Pennsylvania) -- In the latest action by casino operators to expand their market share, diversify their businesses, move into new geographic areas and cut costs, Penn...

12/22/2017

article With New Acquisition Penn Is Now A National Gaming Powerhouse
(Pennsylvania) -- The news that Penn National Gaming acquired Pinnacle Gaming in a blockbuster $2.8 billion deal last week has shaken up the US gaming industry. The...
article Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. Grows Stake in Penn National Gaming, Inc (PENN)
(New York) -- Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. lifted its position in Penn National Gaming, Inc (NASDAQ:PENN) by 16.9% during the third quarter, according to...

12/21/2017

article Man arrested after brandishing gun at Rossford workplace, hiding on grounds of casino
(Ohio) -- A man was arrested Monday after he allegedly brandished a gun at a Rossford business and then hid in an empty bus on the grounds of the Hollywood Casino. The...

12/19/2017

article St. Louis casino acquisition could sweeten the pot for local gamblers
(Missouri) -- More St. Louis-area gamblers may be jetting off to Las Vegas after a planned $2.8 billion acquisition of Pinnacle Entertainment by Penn National Gaming...

12/18/2017

article Casino operator Penn National to buy Pinnacle in $2.8B deal
(Pennsylvania) -- Casino operator Penn National Gaming Inc. said on Monday it would buy smaller rival Pinnacle Entertainment Inc. in a cash-and-stock deal valued at...
article Expected sale of Pinnacle Ent. to Penn National worth $2.8B
(Pennsylvania) -- The expected sale of Pinnacle Entertainment to Penn National in a deal worth an estimated $2.8 billion was officially announced Monday. As part of the...
article Penn National buying Vegas-based gaming facility operator for $2.8B
(Pennsylvania) -- Wyomissing, Pa.-based owner of nearly 30 gaming facilities will expand its holdings in its home state and beyond with the $2.8 billion purchase of its...
article Penn National buys Pinnacle; then Boyd buys 4 casinos from Penn
(Pennsylvania) -- The parent company of Boomtown Biloxi and Hollywood Casino Gulf Coast on Monday bought Pinnacle Entertainment in a $2.8 billion deal. The companies...
article Penn National Gaming Acquires Rival Regional Casino Operator Pinnacle Entertainment for $2.8 Billion
(Pennsylvania) -- Penn National Gaming has completed its speculated acquisition of regional casino operator and rival Pinnacle Entertainment.
article Penn National Gaming to acquire Pinnacle Entertainment in $2.8bn deal
(Pennsylvania) -- American casino operator Penn National Gaming Inc has announced the agreement of a $2.8bn cash plus stock deal to acquire fellow gaming operator...
article Penn National-Pinnacle Entertainment deal will create gaming giant
(Pennsylvania) -- As little as two months ago, the announcement Monday that Penn National was buying fellow gaming company Pinnacle Entertainment would have been dead in...

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