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Todd Shriber is a senior news reporter covering gaming financials, casino business, stocks, and mergers and acquisitions for Casino.org.

Todd got his start in financial markets as a reporter with Bloomberg News. Later, he became a trader at a Southern California-based long/short hedge fund, where he specialized in the trading sector and international ETFs leading up to and during the financial crisis. He joined Casino.org in 2019.

Currently, Todd analyzes, researches, and writes on ETFs for various web-based publications and financial services firms. Shriber has been featured and quoted in Barron's, CNBC.com, and The Wall Street Journal. His work can also be found on Benzinga, ETF Daily News, ETF Trends, MarketWatch, Fox Business, and Nasdaq.com.

He currently resides in Las Vegas, where he enjoys golf and taking his black lab to the dog park. He's also an avid sports fan and likes to wager on college football and the NBA. You can also find him at the three-card poker and roulette table, even though he knows better.

Contact Todd at todd.shriber@casino.org.

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DraftKings Soars as Analysts Gush Over 2023 Outlook

On the back of a better-than-expected 2023 outlook, analysts fawned over DraftKings (NASDAQ: DKNG) stock today, contributing to a 15.33% jump on volume that was more than six times the daily average. That was good for one of the best intraday performances...

Todd Shriber February 17, 2023
Penn Barstool

Penn Entertainment Completes Barstool Buy

Penn Entertainment (NASDAQ: PENN) completed its acquisition of Barstool Sports, acquiring the 64% of David Portnoy’s sports and entertainment media outlet it didn’t previously own for $388 million. The casino operator put the finishing touches on the transaction almost exactly three years...

Todd Shriber February 17, 2023
Rio All-Suite Hotel

Rio Back in Play as Potential Site of Las Vegas Baseball Stadium

Long-running rumors about the Rio Hotel & Casino Las Vegas potentially becoming the site of a Major League Baseball (MLB) stadium resurfaced Thursday. That added a third venue to the list of candidates that eventually may be the home ballpark for the...

Todd Shriber February 16, 2023

DraftKings Jumps On Improved 2023 Guidance

DraftKings (NASDAQ: DKNG) surged in Thursday’s after-hours trading session after the online sportsbook operator revealed improved 2023 top and bottom-line guidance. The gaming company increased the midpoint of its 2023 revenue outlook to $2.95 billion from $2.9 billion while boosting the midpoint...

Todd Shriber February 16, 2023

Aristocrat to Provide Online Casino Content to BetMGM

Aristocrat Leisure Ltd. and BetMGM announced Thursday that the slot machine manufacturer’s online unit will supply the gaming company with content for its internet casino. Aristocrat’s newly formed Anaxi business will deliver gaming content to the internet casino giant. Formed last year...

Todd Shriber February 16, 2023
Caesars Rewards

Caesars Expands Rewards Program in Quest for Times Square Casino

Caesars Entertainment and SL Green announced Thursday that the casino operator is expanding its customer loyalty program to accommodate New York City-area businesses. That's as the companies attempt to win approval to bring a gaming venue to Times Square. With more than...

Todd Shriber February 16, 2023

Wynn Resorts Lands 24 Five-Star Awards on Forbes Travel List

Wynn Resorts cemented its status as the operator of some of the poshest integrated resorts in Asia and North America, commanding another 24 five-star awards in the 2023 edition of the Forbes Travel Guide (FTG). Those designations are spread across the operator’s...

Todd Shriber February 15, 2023

Rio Owner Dreamscape Lands $850M in Financing, Eyes More Casino Deals

Dreamscape Companies, which owns the property assets of the Rio Hotel & Casino Las Vegas, has raised $850 million in capital. That paves the way for the real estate developer to broaden its footprint in the gaming industry. The New York-based real...

Todd Shriber February 15, 2023
Monarch Casino & Resort

Monarch Casino Open to Mergers and Acquisitions

Monarch Casino & Resort (NASDAQ: MCRI) delivered fourth-quarter results late Wednesday. One of the more interesting tidbits to emerge could be the company signaling a willingness to consider mergers and acquisitions. Currently, the Reno-based regional casino operator owns just two gaming venues...

Todd Shriber February 15, 2023
Boyd dividend

Boyd Boosts Quarterly Dividend by Nearly Seven Percent

Boyd Gaming (NYSE: BYD) announced today that it is increasing its quarterly dividend to 16 cents a share from 15 cents. The Las Vegas-based casino operator’s board of directors approved the raise, which works out to 6.66%. At the close of trading...

Todd Shriber February 14, 2023