Harrah's down but not out, analysts say

McClain, Randy
June 1995
New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);6/19/95, Vol. 15 Issue 50, p1
Reports on the market performance of a Harrah's Casinos' branch in New Orleans, Louisiana for 1995. Disappointment by casino owner Harry Curtis; Effect on the company's stock prices; Factors attributed to the poor performance.


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