Stutz, Howard
January 2009
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);1/12/2009, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p18
The article reports that the average daily share prices of most of the major publicly traded casino operators and slot machine makers in the U.S. ended 2008 on a positive note as such companies as MGM Mirage, Penn National Gaming and Pinnacle Entertainment showed upticks in December. It notes that shares in the gaming sector in general lost anywhere from 23 percent to 95 percent of their value during the year as a result of the economic downturn.


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