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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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3112 stories by Todd Shriber


Publicly Traded Sports Betting Firm Could Go Private in 2023, Says Research Firm

Less than three years removed from a flurry of initial public offerings (IPOs) by companies with ties to the sports betting industry, it’s possible that at least one of those firms goes private this year. That’s the sentiment of research firm Eilers...

Todd Shriber January 5, 2023
Sands Nassau

Sands Focusing on Nassau County in New York Casino Bid

Las Vegas Sands (NYSE: LVS) could focus its New York City-area casino efforts on Nassau County -- a densely populated area of western Long Island that borders the borough of Queens. Late Tuesday, New York opened the request for applications (RFA) process...

Todd Shriber January 5, 2023
Candy Digital

Fanatics Sells Candy Digital Stake Amid ‘Imploding’ NFT Market

Fanatics is divesting its 60% interest in non-fungible token (NFT) platform Candy Digital as prices for digital collectibles plunge. The sports apparel giant that’s fast approaching entry into the US online sports wagering market is selling its stake in Candy Digital to...

Todd Shriber January 4, 2023
Georgia sports betting

Casinos, Sports Betting Could See Favorable Odds in Georgia

Georgia, a state long coveted but not hospitable to gaming operators, could finally be warming to wagering expansion, including casinos and sports betting. That’s the sentiment of State Rep. Ron Stephens, a Savannah Republican, who told Georgia Public Broadcast (GPB) that the...

Todd Shriber January 4, 2023
gaming equities

Sands, Wynn Propelled by Bank of America Price Target Boosts

Las Vegas Sands (NYSE: LVS) and Wynn Resorts (NASDAQ: WYNN) were two of Wednesday’s best-performing gaming equities. That's as the duo commanded another round of increased price targets from a sell-side analyst. In a note to clients on Wednesday, Bank of America...

Todd Shriber January 4, 2023
Mattress Mack

Mattress Mack Plunks Down $1.5M on Plucky TCU Horned Frogs

The TCU Horned Frogs have one box left to check in a magical 2022 season: beating the heavily favored Georgia Bulldogs in the College Football Playoff (CFP) title game. And if they accomplish that goal, Jim McIngvale’s sports betting legacy will surely...

Todd Shriber January 4, 2023
Fanatics IPO

FanDuel, Fanatics Could be Among 2023’s Hottest IPOs

Owing to weak market conditions, there was an initial public offering (IPO) slump in 2022, but expectations are in place for a 2023 rebound. If that scenario materializes, the gaming space could be a driver of the resurgence, potentially on the backs...

Todd Shriber January 4, 2023
Las Vegas Sands

Las Vegas Sands Seen Benefiting from China Easing COVID Restrictions

Few US companies are on par with Las Vegas Sands (NYSE: LVS) to reap rewards from China relaxing its zero-COVID policy, and Wall Street recognizes as much. In a report to clients on Tuesday, Wells Fargo analyst Daniel Politzer maintained an “overweight”...

Todd Shriber January 3, 2023
VICI Properties

VICI Properties Slotted as Top REIT Pick by Jefferies

VICI Properties (NYSE: VICI), the largest casino landlord, earned some sell-side praise to kick off 2023. In a note to clients on Tuesday, Jefferies analyst Jonathan Peterson anointed the real estate investment trust (REIT) a top pick for 2023, while placing a...

Todd Shriber January 3, 2023
Wynn Resorts

Wynn Resorts Starts 2023 Strong as Wells Fargo Upgrades Stock

Wynn Resorts (NASDAQ: WYNN) stock started 2023 on a strong note with the help of an upgrade from Wells Fargo analyst Daniel Politzer. In a note to clients, the analyst upgraded the Encore operator to “overweight” from “equal weight” while boosting his...

Todd Shriber January 3, 2023