WYNN : Analysis & Opinions

  1. McDonald's And Other Restaurant Stocks To Sell Now (DRI, MCD, ...

    September 24, 2013
    New research from Oppenheimer suggests that many leisure stocks may be overpriced now. The analysts suggest that investors ...
  2. Las Vegas Sands Kept at Neutral - Analyst Blog

    June 18, 2013
    We maintain our Neutral recommendation on Las Vegas Sands.
  3. Macau Weighs Down Wynn's 4Q - Analyst Blog

    February 1, 2013
    Wynn Resorts Ltd.'s (WYNN) fourth quarter 2012 adjusted earnings of $1.17 per share fell short of the Zacks Consensus Estimate ...
  4. MGM Clears Govt Hurdle for Cotai - Analyst Blog

    January 10, 2013
    MGM Resorts International (MGM) has finally received a long-awaited approval from the Macau Government for development of ...
  5. Alexion Pharmaceuticals and Other Nasdaq Stocks Making Big Moves ...

    January 2, 2013
    After this morning's trading, the market is looking good. The Nasdaq is trading up 2.3%; the S&P 500 is up 1.8%; and the ...
  6. Texas Roadhouse to Pay Special Div - Analyst Blog

    December 13, 2012
    Texas Roadhouse Inc. (TXRH) recently enhanced shareholders' value based on its strong cash flow position and in anticipation ...
  7. Marcus Pays Special Dividend - Analyst Blog

    December 12, 2012
    The Marcus Corporation (MCS) recently enhanced shareholders' value based on its strong cash flow position and in anticipation ...
  8. Rush for Dividend or Miss the Bus - Analyst Blog

    December 10, 2012
    The impact of the "Fiscal Cliff" or $600 billion in spending cuts and increase in tax rate on dividend income and capital ...
  9. Costco Comps Rise - Analyst Blog

    November 29, 2012
    Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST), one of the leading U.S. warehouse club operators, recently posted sales data for the ...
  10. MGM Resorts Reiterated at Neutral - Analyst Blog

    November 28, 2012
    We are maintaining our long-term 'Neutral' recommendation on MGM Resorts International (MGM) based on its strong brand name, ...
  11. Liberty Global and Other Big Movers on the Nasdaq on November ...

    November 5, 2012
    This morning, the Nasdaq has climbed 0.1%, the S&P 500 has declined 0.3% and the Dow has slipped 0.3%. The Nasdaq Composite ...
  12. Stocks over $100: Love 'Em or Hate 'Em? - Analyst Blog

    October 13, 2012
    In stock investing, $100 a share used to be a magic number. Before electronic trading and low-priced Internet trades, $1 ...
  13. Las Vegas Sands Worth A Gamble

    July 27, 2012
    Las Vegas Sands trades at a reasonable valuation and has plenty of growth opportunities. The stock also offers a quarterly ...
  14. Wynn Resorts Lags on Both Lines - Analyst Blog

    July 18, 2012
    Wynn Resorts Ltd. (WYNN) reported second quarter 2012 adjusted earnings of $1.38 per share, lagging the Zacks Consensus Estimate ...
  15. Services Stocks Making Big Moves on July 12, 2012

    July 12, 2012
    The Nasdaq has decreased 1.3%, the S&P 500 has slipped 0.8% and the Dow is down 0.5% on a bad morning for the market. The ...
  16. Biggest Services Sector Movers for July 6, 2012

    July 6, 2012
    The market is currently down, with the Nasdaq falling 1.7%, the S&P 500 down 1.3% and the Dow decreasing 1.4%. The Services ...
  17. MGM Resorts Balanced at Neutral - Analyst Blog

    June 14, 2012
    We maintain our long-term Neutral rating on MGM Resorts International (MGM). We are optimistic on the company's strong brand ...
  18. Churchill Downs' Marvelous Run Continues

    April 10, 2012
    Churchill Downs continues its transition from racetrack operator to lifestyle brand. This transition spells bigger profits ...
  19. Obama’s Corporate Tax Proposal: Which Companies Will Take A Hit?

    February 24, 2012
    President Obama has proposed corporate tax cuts that will lower corporate income taxes from 35% to 28%, but claims he willl ...
  20. Emerging Market Exposure By Investing Locally

    December 28, 2011
    Emerging markets undoubtedly will be the growth engines of the future. For investors, playing that growth doesn’t necessary ...
  21. The Year In Casino Stocks

    December 27, 2011
    The casino and gaming industry with a presence in Macau have been reaping major gains.
  22. Bet On Macau

    December 15, 2011
    China’s new found wealth is transforming Macau into an entertainment mecca.
  23. IGT Has Gone Back To Its Knitting And Is Reaping The Benefits

    November 10, 2011
    IGT has listened to its customers and stands to reap the benefits.
  24. Roll The Dice With Las Vegas Sands

    October 31, 2011
    Investors willing to roll the dice on continued Asian growth may see Las Vegas Sands as a good deal.
  25. Playing Asia’s Growing Wealth

    October 28, 2011
    Two Swiss reports highlight growth in Asian wealth. For investors, this may be a great long-term play.
  26. Emerging Market Exposure By Investing Locally

    October 20, 2011
    Emerging markets undoubtedly will be the growth engines of the future. For investors, playing that growth doesn’t necessary ...
  27. 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.
  28. The Best Emerging Market Plays Are Local Ones

    September 14, 2011
    Emerging markets undoubtedly will be the growth engines of the future. For investors, playing that growth doesn’t necessary ...
  29. Shuffle Master Creating Its Own Luck

    September 9, 2011
    Steady profit growth will be needed to justify Shuffle Master's high earnings multiple
  30. MGM Resorts Slowly Improving Its Fortunes

    August 11, 2011
    MGM Resorts' forward prospects may remain limited given the firm's heavy debt load.
  31. Gaming Partners International's Got Game

    July 11, 2011
    GPIC sells poker chips to casinos around the world. It's a niche market that should continue to grow.
  32. Vail Resorts Could Use A Profit Lift

    June 14, 2011
    While Vail Resorts currently possesses valuable real estate, it is unreasonably valued from a profit perspective.
  33. Shuffle Master Still Worth A Gamble

    June 13, 2011
    There is upside potential in Shuffle Master's stock.
  34. Market Kicks Las Vegas Sands In The Face

    May 9, 2011
    Las Vegas Sands showed impressive earnings for its first quarter, but many investors still cashed in their chips.
  35. Shuffle Master Worth A Gamble

    March 15, 2011
    A low valuation implies significant upside in the stock of Shuffle Master.
  36. Cedar Fair Gets Better

    February 23, 2011
    Amusement park operator Cedar Fair finished up a rough year with a strong fourth quarter and full year results.
  37. Full Speed Ahead For Carnival Cruise

    December 30, 2010
    Carnival Cruise reported an encouraging fourth quarter and full-year earnings, suggesting that the cruise industry is steering ...
  38. October’s Best And Worst S&P500 Components

    November 2, 2010
    The performance of these S&P500 stocks was far off market averages.
  39. 4 Reasons Not To Gamble On Casino Stocks

    November 1, 2010
    Casino stocks are popular right now, but we'll look at some reasons why they may not be worth the hype.
  40. Casinos Have Turned the Corner, But By Enough?

    October 29, 2010
    Did the casino stocks really deserve to hit it big in October?
  41. 6 High-Flying S&P 500 Stocks

    October 12, 2010
    Check out six S&P 500 stocks that are returning more than 60%.
  42. Casino Stocks Not Playing Games

    September 9, 2010
    The casino stocks with exposure to China have been strong, but domestic operators are struggling.
  43. The House Does Not Always Win

    August 18, 2010
    Sin stock tracking is a valuable way to gauge an economy's strength.
  44. Vail Resorts Sees A Short-Term Lift

    June 14, 2010
    Despite unique ski assets, Vail Resorts does not stand out for its investment appeal.
  45. Four Price-To-Sales Bargains

    February 5, 2010
    Keeping an eye out for companies that trade at discounts to sales can provide investors with opportunities for nice profits.
  46. Why It's Time To Cash Out Of Casino Stocks

    January 22, 2010
    Casino stocks have been in the spotlight lately due to their solid performance and recent upbeat news from Macau. But I think ...
  47. Playing With Fire With Boyd Gaming

    January 8, 2010
    Boyd Gaming does not have a strong enough track record for posting sufficient returns on invested capital.
  48. Lower The Ante On International Game Technology

    November 10, 2009
    Shares of International Game Technology need to fall back to the teens to better reflects challenging industry trends.
  49. Betting On Penn National

    October 15, 2009
    We look at Penn's potential ahead of it's Q3 earnings release.
  50. Surprises Among Best Mid Cap Stocks

    October 7, 2009
    The top performing mid cap stocks in September 2009 contained a few surprises from sectors that had been left for dead by ...
  51. A Sin City Wrap-Up

    August 5, 2009
    Learn about casino stocks and delve into the recent earnings from Las Vegas Sands and Wynn.
  52. Viva Las Vegas?

    May 11, 2009
    Casino stocks have soared of late. It this the long awaited turnaround for Sin City, or just a desert mirage?
  53. Radiant Raytheon And Other Sin Stocks

    April 1, 2009
    Don't be scared off by so-called "sin stocks." They may be the long-term gainers you've been looking for.
  54. B/E Aerospace Sprouts Wings

    March 27, 2009
    Insider buying activity can give investors a clue about a stock's trajectory - good or bad.
  55. MGM - Worth The Gamble?

    March 26, 2009
    Learn the latest about MGM Mirage and the news regarding Dubai World.
  56. A Quick Sin City Review

    March 9, 2009
    Should you roll the dice on Vegas stocks?
  57. Boyd Gaming Angles For Position

    March 2, 2009
    Boyd's earnings and its reported interest in buying assets of Station Casinos could result in a play.
  58. Sin Stocks For February

    February 6, 2009
    Some think that sin-type stocks have the potential to provide the investor with a safe haven during trying times.
  59. MGM Continues Gamble On Vegas Strip

    January 9, 2009
    Recent cutbacks to the CityCenter project should give MGM the breathing room it needs to survive the economic storm.
  60. Dark Horse Plays For The New Year

    December 29, 2008
    Yahoo, Boeing and Wynn Resorts have all seen their share of misery this year. Learn why there is hope for a rebound in 2 ...
  61. Sector Wrap Up - Casino Stocks

    December 26, 2008
    Heady into 2009, casino stocks are strictly for gamblers.
  62. A Red Ink Review

    December 10, 2008
    Playboy and Isle of Capri Casinos both expect big losses, but is there rebound potential here, too?
  63. See How The Mighty Have Fallen

    November 24, 2008
    Wynn Resorts' market cap was $17.2 billion last year. What could you buy with $17.2 billion today? Try the whole casino industry, ...
  64. Las Vegas Sands Still A Bad Bet

    November 7, 2008
    The gaming sector earns a yellow light - proceed with caution.
  65. Sinful Stocks For Blissful Returns

    October 15, 2008
    Picking your portfolio based on sin stocks otherwise known as unethical investments.
  66. Penn's Weakness Could Attract Vultures

    October 7, 2008
    Penn National Gaming lowered expectations for Q3. The damage done by a failed buyout attempt last year could but the company ...
  67. Are Gambling Stocks Worth The Risk?

    September 25, 2008
    Overview of a couple of reasonably valued gaming stocks and a few to avoid.
  68. Five Sinful Stocks For September 5

    September 5, 2008
    Sin Stocks provide protection in a down market. In this piece we focus on Northrop Grumman.
  69. Penn Gaming Deal Folds

    July 8, 2008
    Fortress Investment Group abandoned its bid to buy Penn National Gaming. The good news is Penn doesn't walk away empty handed.
  70. Follow The Cash Flow To Find Hidden Value

    July 1, 2008
    Sometimes a bottom line doesn't tell the whole story. Cash flow analysis can put fortunes of five beaten-down stocks in a ...
  71. Bally's Is Worth A Bet (BYI)

    January 16, 2008
    According to Bally's Q1 results and outlook going forward, this company could be on a roll.
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