WYNN : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Macau Gaming Revenues Rise for Fifth Month

    January 4, 2017
    Macau gaming revenues rose 8% in December, the fifth straight month they've climbed on a year-over-year basis. However, ...
  2. Las Vegas Strip Casinos' Win Dips 3.5% in November

    December 30, 2016
    The action wasn't all that hot in the key Las Vegas casinos in November, at least according to the latest financial figures. ...
  3. Too Early to Place Bets on Casino Winners in Japan

    December 16, 2016
    Japan's parliament may have given the go-ahead to legalize gambling in the country, but it's much too early to say who will ...
  4. Macao Stocks Set to Reward Short Sellers (WYNN, LVS)

    December 13, 2016
    Macao stocks are testing support levels after the Chinese government ordered new restrictions on ATM transactions and could ...
  5. Macau Casinos Rebound After ATM Restriction Scare

    December 12, 2016
    The big Macau casino scare turned out to be a nothingburger. Shares of Wynn Resorts (NASDAQ: WYNN), Las Vegas Sands (NYSE: ...
  6. Top Hotels in Las Vegas Based on Reviews (MGM, WYNN)

    December 7, 2016
    Being at the top of this list guarantees recurring revenue, but only under two conditions.
  7. Wynn, Caesars Join Las Vegas' Pay-to-Park Posse

    December 2, 2016
    Like airlines that now nickel-and-dime us with charges for every once-free amenity they offer, Las Vegas casinos are beginning ...
  8. Macau Gross Gaming Revenue Jumps, Again (MGM, LVS)

    December 2, 2016
    This is a positive sign for the casino resort industry in an area that was having past difficulty.
  9. Ceasars Seeing Green (and not just at the casinos) (CZR, MGM)

    November 17, 2016
    Caesars must find ways to steal market share. This "green" initiative is at least one small step.
  10. Can CEO Opinions Affect Their Brand and Profit? (WYNN, SBUX)

    November 8, 2016
    They both fight for what they believe in, but backlash towards them and their businesses is possible.
  11. Japanese PM Stacking the Deck to Get Casinos (MGM, WYNN)

    November 7, 2016
    This could be good news for U.S. casino companies.
  12. Some Hotel Bets in Macau Worked Out (LVS, WYNN)

    November 4, 2016
    Despite industry headwinds, Las Vegas Sands sees growth in Macau.
  13. Macau Issues Weigh Heavily on Wynn Resorts

    November 4, 2016
    Wynn Resorts (NASDAQ: WYNN) is suffering from casino cannibalization in Macau: Its new Wynn Palace on the Cotai Strip, which ...
  14. Revenue For Wynn Palace in Macau Disappoints (WYNN)

    November 3, 2016
    The stock is taking a beating over lower revenue and and a property whose access is "highly encumbered."
  15. Betting on a Deal for the Asian Market (MGM, LVS)

    November 2, 2016
    It would be a big investment, but it might pay off.
  16. Las Vegas Wants to Play Ball With Sports Teams (MGM, LVS)

    October 28, 2016
    Las Vegas might be a very different city than it is today If professional sports teams begin landing there.
  17. A Focus on Chinese Tourists is Shaking Things Up (LVS, MGM)

    October 26, 2016
    The Chinese consumer will play a big role, and the mainstays might lose this battle.
  18. Casino Companies are Gambling on China (LVS, MGM)

    October 26, 2016
    Just like in Vegas, most people focus on the reward, but ignoring the risk could be costly.
  19. Golden Week Good News for Macau (MGM)

    October 14, 2016
    That could mean increased revenue for casino companies.
  20. Wynn & Murren Want an NFL Stadium in Vegas (MGM)

    October 12, 2016
    They’re making a strong case. Details here.
  21. Steve Wynn Reveals Secrets to Success (WYNN)

    October 10, 2016
    Steve Wynn dropped several hints on a recent CNN interview.
  22. Elaine Wynn vs. Wynn Resorts (WYNN)

    October 10, 2016
    Elaine Wynn seeks whistleblower protection.
  23. Top Wynn Macau Executive Abruptly Resigns

    October 3, 2016
    There are many reasons why an executive might leave his position, but because companies and markets prefer orderly transitions, ...
  24. Best Performing Casino Stock (WYNN)

    September 30, 2016
    A look at the fundamentals, stock performance comparisons, and dividend yields.
  25. Wynn Shares Slide on New Worries About Macau

    September 20, 2016
    Investors with holdings in the gaming industry may have been hoping the rebound in Macau's gambling revenues last month ...
  26. 3 S&P 500 Rallies Flying Under the Radar

    September 20, 2016
    A review of the mid-tier in S&P 500 component performance reveals three stocks that look ready for much higher prices.
  27. Las Vegas Sands' Parisian in Macau Gets 150 Tables

    September 6, 2016
    Macau gaming authorities awarded Las Vegas Sands (NYSE: LVS) 150 tables at its new Parisian casino set to open later this ...
  28. Macau's Gaming Revenues Rise -- Finally!

    September 2, 2016
    The two-year-long Chinese gambling drought is finally over: After a  downturn brought on by the Chinese government's nationwide ...
  29. WYNN: How Wynn Resorts' Stock Price Rose 23% in 6 Months

    September 1, 2016
    Wynn Resorts' stock price has steadily climbed higher in the first half of 2016, outperforming both the industry average ...
  30. Melco Crown Insists All Is Well at Studio City

    August 22, 2016
    Though the centerpiece of Melco Crown Entertainment's (NASDAQ: MPEL) Cotai renaissance plan is struggling to attract visitors ...
  31. Why Cotai's New Casinos Can't Escape Old VIP Model

    August 22, 2016
    The Cotai Strip on Macau was supposed to be different. Unlike the rest of the gaming-dominated Chinese territory, its focus ...
  32. Wynn Resorts $4-Billion Bet On Macau Resort

    August 18, 2016
    Will Steve Wynn’s gamble pay off against the backdrop of a sluggish economy, rising competition, and the Chinese government's ...
  33. MGM Pushes Back Cotai Casino Opening Once Again

    August 9, 2016
    MGM Resorts' (NYSE: MGM) decision to push back the opening of its new MGM Cotai resort until the second quarter of 2017 ...
  34. Speculators Betting Macao Stocks Have Hit Bottom

    July 27, 2016
    Major Macao casino operators have risen sharply this week, in reaction to renewed optimism that monthly revenues will grow ...
  35. MGM Resorts Is Going Solar in a Big Way

    July 8, 2016
    Taking another step forward in its plan to go off the grid, MGM Resorts (NYSE: MGM) has completed its expansion of what ...
  36. How Mutual Funds Chasing Popular Stocks Hurt Alpha

    June 29, 2016
    Learn about the Goldman Sachs research report, which concluded that mutual funds overweight holdings of stocks that are less ...
  37. SDOG vs. NOBL: Comparing Dividend-Oriented ETFs

    April 20, 2016
    Read an overview and comparative analysis of two ETFs that employ different approaches to stock selection based on dividend ...
  38. Macao Casino Operators Poised For Additional Gains (WYNN, LVS)

    April 14, 2016
    Wynn Resorts and Las Vegas Sands recovery efforts may continue well into the second quarter.
  39. Wynn Anticipates Sharp Macau Revenue Drop for Q1

    April 8, 2016
    Casino kingpin Wynn Resorts (NASDAQ: WYNN) continued to struggle in Asia during the recently completed first quarter. The ...
  40. 5 Stocks That Are Crushing the Market (FCX,NEM)

    March 25, 2016
    These five stocks have gone parabolic over the past three months. Is there still time to capture some gains or is the real ...
  41. 3 Volatile Consumer Discretionary Stocks for the Risk Taker (PCLN, ...

    March 11, 2016
    Learn why Priceline, Chipotle and Wynn Resorts represent a few of the best volatile stocks on the market for investors willing ...
  42. The Winning Game of Losing in Politics

    February 23, 2016
    The very rich have a much higher tendency to save their wealth than the average earner, so election season can act as a sort ...
  43. Avoid These Stock at All Costs Right Now (TWTR)

    January 25, 2016
    If you bet on these stocks to appreciate over the next year, then you're gambling. There are much easier (and safer) ways ...
  44. The Top 5 Entertainment Stocks for 2016 (NFLX, WYNN)

    December 30, 2015
    Discover the top five entertainment stocks for 2016, including one across-the-board winner and three value stocks poised ...
  45. 3 Best Defensive Stocks for 2016

    December 16, 2015
    Learn about the three best defensive stocks for 2016, including some big names in the casino and resort development, tobacco ...
  46. How to Play the Gaming and Gambling Sectors

    November 11, 2015
    An upturn in macro revenue numbers should signal a significant trading and investment opportunity in the gaming and gambling ...
  47. 5 Risky Stocks to Own Right Now

    November 10, 2015
    These five well-known stocks are risky propositions. Here's why.
  48. Will WYNN Continue to Rally?

    October 13, 2015
    Wynn Resorts has experienced a rally recently. Will it remain a good bet?
  49. Macau Casino Revenue Craters Yet Again (LVS, WYNN)

    September 2, 2015
    In a development that came as a surprise to no one in the casino industry, Macau gaming revenue saw another steep year-over-year ...
  50. Las Vegas Strip Gaming Revenue Down 16% in June (LVS, WYNN)

    August 4, 2015
    The world's most iconic gambling hotspot is not on a winning streak. Collectively, casinos on the Las Vegas Strip saw a ...
  51. Unsurprisingly, Wynn Resorts Q2 Profit Falls

    July 31, 2015
    On the back of a persistent slump in one of its main markets, Wynn Resorts' (NASDAQ: WYNN) second quarter results are down ...
  52. Macau: Not Your Father's Gambling Destination

    July 29, 2015
    Macau has given Las Vegas casinos a run for their money, but what's behind the scenes? Here's an overview of Macau's gambling ...
  53. Stock Options To Trade On Intraday Momentum Index

    July 7, 2015
    The intraday momentum index, or the IMI, can offer a reliable way to profit on options, but only for the right stocks.
  54. 3 Reasons to Buy Las Vegas Sands Stock (LVS, AAPL)

    June 4, 2015
    Most Americans think of Las Vegas Sands (NYSE: LVS) as the company that helped make the Nevada gaming capital the place ...
  55. Should Bet on This Top Gaming ETF?

    May 4, 2015
    BJK has been performing well, but is this just a blip in an otherwise bear market for gaming companies?
  56. Gambling on Macau: Too Risky?

    April 17, 2015
    Macau was once heralded as the new Las Vegas for casino investors. Is it too late?
  57. How Sheldon Adelson Made Las Vegas Sands an Empire (LVS, WYNN)

    April 10, 2015
    If you talk about Las Vegas Sands (NYSE: LVS) with people of a certain age, they'll immediately think back to the beginnings ...
  58. New Approaches To The Old Cup And Handle

    March 24, 2015
    Many cup and handle traders adhere strictly to O'Neil’s rules for construction, but there are many variations that produce ...
  59. Watch These Trending Resort and Casino Stocks

    February 9, 2015
    Watch for breaks — higher or lower — in the these Resort and Casino stocks.
  60. What Bill Gross, Steve Jobs and Steve Wynn Share

    October 3, 2014
    Few people build a multi-billion dollar business and leave it. But these did just that.
  61. Will Macau Remain The Best Bet For Casino Investors?

    May 8, 2014
    China's newfound consumer wealth is spilling over into areas of entertainment - namely gambling. As gaming revenues continue ...
  62. For Casino Stocks- Macau Is Still Where It’s At

    May 7, 2013
    China’s growing consumer class isn’t just spending their hard earned money of fast food, TVs and designer handbags. It seems ...
  63. 3 Reasons To Own Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines

    September 15, 2011
    Despite a global economy that is still sick, I'll look at three reasons Royal Caribbean is worth buying right now.