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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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3118 stories by Todd Shriber

Sightline Payments

Sightline Payments Hits $1B Valuation, Becomes Nevada’s First Fintech Unicorn

Sightline Payments, a provider of cashless gaming solutions, has eclipsed a private market valuation of more than $1 billion, making the company Nevada's first fintech “unicorn.” “Unicorn” is financial parlance for closely held companies with valuations of at least $1 billion. Just...

Todd Shriber August 17, 2021
Einhorn Betway

Einhorn’s Greenlight Capital Exits Betway SPAC

Greenlight Capital, the hedge fund run by financier and poker player David Einhorn, sold its stake in special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) Sports Entertainment Acquisition Corp. (NYSE:SEAH) in the second quarter. Sports Entertainment is serving as the vehicle through which Super Group,...

Todd Shriber August 16, 2021
casino stocks

Boyd, Caesars, Red Rock Top JPMorgan Casino Stock List

JPMorgan released a broad look at the gaming industry today, highlighting Boyd Gaming (NYSE:BYD), Caesars Entertainment (NASDAQ:CZR) and Red Rock Resorts (NASDAQ:RRR) as its top three ideas among the casino stocks it rates “overweight.” Each of those names is tethered to the...

Todd Shriber August 16, 2021
LVS stock

Las Vegas Sands Stock So Bad, It May Actually Be Good, Says Strategist

Down 33 percent year-to-date, Las Vegas Sands (NYSE:LVS) stock isn't just one of the worst-performing gaming equities. Residing more than 40 percent below its 52-week high, it's the only member of the S&P 500 with a 2021 loss of at least 30...

Todd Shriber August 14, 2021
Yokohama casino

Yokohama Casino Effort Will Move Ahead with Genting Likely Winner, Says Bank

Amid swirling controversy over the fate of a gaming venue in Yokohama, at least one investment bank believes an integrated resort will come to life in Japan's second-largest city. It sees Genting Singapore as the likely winner of the two bidders. In...

Todd Shriber August 13, 2021
NeoGames stock

NeoGames Buying Opportunity Afoot Following Post-Earnings Slide, Says Analyst

NeoGames (NASDAQ:NGMS) stock tumbled nearly 15 percent Thursday following its second-quarter earnings update, and that slide is continuing today. But one analyst called reaction to the results “puzzling” while noting a buying opportunity in shares of the online lottery operators is now...

Todd Shriber August 13, 2021
Bally's Telescope

Bally’s Continues Acquisition Binge in Telescope Deal

Bally's (NYSE:BALY) is continuing its acquisitive ways, announcing earlier today the purchase of Telescope Inc. Financial terms of the deal weren't disclosed. Privately held Telescope provides “fan engagement services” for live events, interactive livestreams, and gamified second screen entertainment. Bally's is looking...

Todd Shriber August 12, 2021

Entain Forecasts Up To 25% Share of $32B North American iGaming, Sports Betting

Entain Plc (OTC:GMVHY), half owner of the BetMGM business, said at its Investor Day today it's aiming for 20 percent to 25 percent of the North American internet casinos and online sports wagering markets. The operator believes the market will eventually be...

Todd Shriber August 12, 2021
Penn Score Media

Penn National Score Media Acquisition ‘Credit Positive,’ Says Moody’s

Penn National Gaming's (NASDAQ:PENN) $2 billion cash and stock purchase of Score Media and Gaming (NASDAQ:SCR) last week is a credit positive for the buyer, according to Moody's Investors Service. The research firm has a “B1” rating, with a “stable” outlook on...

Todd Shriber August 12, 2021
DraftKings Golden Nugget

DraftKings Nevada Entry Possible Following Golden Nugget Online Acquisition

DraftKings (NASDAQ:DKNG) could eventually make its long-awaited move into Nevada sports wagering following the purchase of Golden Nugget Online Gaming (NASDAQ:GNOG) announced earlier this week. On Monday, the sportsbook operator said it's acquiring Tilman Fertitta's online casino firm for $1.56 billion in...

Todd Shriber August 12, 2021