Gaming win drops again, down 5 percent

Stutz, Howard
June 2008
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);6/16/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 24, pP16
The article reports that Nevada gaming revenues declined by 5.05 percent from April 2007 at $1 billion. The entry notes that the decrease in revenue is due to more consumers reducing their discretionary spending. It cites historic decreases in casino revenue trends including the 14 percent decline in November 2007 and the 6.9 percent drop in April 2003. It also mentions that revenues from the area were lower by 1.28 percent compared to April 2007.


Related Articles

  • Gamification's wide impact. Ezra, Aron // Casino Journal;Jan2016, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p24 

    The article argues on the lack of gamification in the casino industry. It explores the trend which motivates customers and employees by using game mechanics like answering a trivia question to get a discount, turning walking into a game to encourage people exercising, and creating digital...

  • Gaming revenue run continues in May.  // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);6/26/2006, Vol. 26 Issue 51, p11 

    The article reports on the increased of revenues for the state-licensed casinos after the hurricane in New Orleans, Louisiana. The revenue of May 2006 totaled $220.2 million up by ten percent compared to last year of May of only $199.5 million in revenues. According to analysts hurricane relief...

  • Seeking separation from the pack. Weinert, Joe // International Gaming & Wagering;Jun2005, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p26 

    Emphasizes the need to separate Atlantic City, New Jersey among the gaming operations in the Northeastern states. Total casino revenue in the Northeastern states in 2004; Images of Atlantic City that must be established in order to distinguish the city among the gaming operations in the...

  • Neighboring states place bets against Atlantic City casinos. P., SHANKAR // njbiz;8/31/2009, Vol. 22 Issue 35, p1 

    The article focuses on the casino campaigns launched by neighboring states against the casinos in Atlantic City, New Jersey. It cites the threat posed by the 5,000 slot machines at Yonkers Raceway in New York to established gaming in New Jersey. The casino wins in Atlantic City declined by 12.7...

  • When's the weather getting better? Anderer, Charles // International Gaming & Wagering;May2008, Vol. 29 Issue 5, p46 

    The article presents a perspective on the developments and issues surrounding the gambling industry in the U.S. It has been noted by the author that the introduction of table games to the gambling market in West Virginia in 2007 has helped increase revenues. However, the revenues for the fourth...

  • ASIA HITS THE JACKPOT. Ellis, Eric // Fortune International (Europe);12/27/2004, Vol. 150 Issue 12, p13 

    Reports on the potential construction of casinos in Asia and discusses the reasons why countries would want to promote the industry. Speculation that gambling in Asia could generate $120 billion; Governments which are attempting to enter the market, including Indonesia, Taiwan, South Korea and...

  • Boost from Revel can't reverse casino revenue trend. Burd, Joshua // njbiz;4/16/2012, Vol. 25 Issue 16, p2 

    The article reports on the five percent drop in casino gaming revenue for March 2012 at Atlantic City despite the inclusion of the 163,000 dollar revenues gathered from the three test days of Revel Entertainment's new casino.

  • Beating the ODDS. Clare, Stephen // Hotelier;Mar/Apr2008, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p19 

    The article examines the Canadian casino industry. In 2007, the industry had another banner year, generating more than $6.7 billion in revenue. At present, there are more than 80 gaming establishments in operation across the country, with plans for several more in the works. Many of Canada's...

  • Macau casinos generate US$10B in yearly revenue. Doocey, Paul // International Gaming & Wagering;Feb2008, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p12 

    The article reports that 28 casinos earned U.S.$10 billion in gross revenue during 2007 in Macau, China. It has increased by 46.5 percent over 2006 totals. Government officials expected casino gross revenue to be U.S.$1.03 billion for the month of December alone. 35% of receipts is the tax rate...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics