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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

Penn stock

Cantankerous David Portnoy Not Problematic for Penn Entertainment, Says Analyst

Barstool Sports founder David Portnoy is no stranger to controversy. Some might say he even embraces and enjoys it. Fortunately for investors, at least one analyst believes that’s not problematic for Penn Entertainment (NASDAQ: PENN). Last month, the regional casino operator completed...

Todd Shriber March 16, 2023
Caesars 401(k)

Caesars 401(k) Participants Can Proceed with Suit Against Russell Investments

A class action suit brought by Caesars Entertainment (NASDAQ: CZR) 401(k) participants against Russell Investments can proceed. That's after a Nevada federal judge ruled the bulk of the complaint has enough merit to move forward. Earlier this week, US District Judge Cristina...

Todd Shriber March 15, 2023
Light & Wonder

Light & Wonder Considering Australia Stock Listing

Slot machine manufacturer Light & Wonder (NASDAQ: LNW) told investors Wednesday it’s considering a secondary listing of its equity on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX). That would be in addition to its current primary listing on the Nasdaq. Australia is one of...

Todd Shriber March 15, 2023

Tabcorp Could Eye Bid for PointsBet Aussie Operations

PointsBet (OTC: PBTHF) has long been viewed as a potential takeover target -- sentiment pertaining to both its Australia and US operations. Speculation is now intensifying regarding the former. Citing unidentified sources, the Australian Financial Review reports that Tabcorp held initial talks...

Todd Shriber March 15, 2023
MGM China

MGM China on Pace to Reach Pre-COVID Mass GGR Before Macau Rivals

MGM China is on pace to see its mass-market gross gaming revenue (GGR) reach pre-coronavirus levels, perhaps as soon as the current quarter. That would make it the first Macau operator to accomplish the feat. In a note to clients on Wednesday,...

Todd Shriber March 15, 2023
Texas sports betting

Ex-Governor Rick Perry Still Optimistic on Texas Sports Betting Future

Former Gov. Rick Perry (R-TX) remains bullish on the prospects for regulated sports wagering in Texas, noting that if the issue is put to voters, it will pass in resounding fashion. In recent comments on the "World Series of Politics" podcast, the...

Todd Shriber March 14, 2023
Maryland casinos MGM National Harbor gaming revenue

Urban One Activates Put Notice on MGM National Harbor Stake for $145.5 Million

Media company Urban One (NASDAQ: UONE) is parting ways with its stake in MGM National Harbor after having more than tripled its investment in the Oxon Hill, Md. gaming venue. In a Form 8-K filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC),...

Todd Shriber March 14, 2023
MVB Financial

MVB Financial, Bank to Sportsbooks, Avoids Silicon Valley Bank, Silvergate Calamity

Amid Great Depression-style bank runs and the recent collapses of Silicon Valley Bank (NYSE: SVB) and SVB Financial (NYSE: SIVB), among other financial institutions, sports bettors can rest assured that their deposits with gaming companies are likely safe. MVB Financial (NASDAQ: MVBF)...

Todd Shriber March 14, 2023

BetMGM Promising $10M for Ever-Elusive Perfect NCAA Tourney Bracket

It's the holy grail of sports wagering, and yes, office pool entry fees are considered bets. What is it? The perfect NCAA Tournament bracket, of course. Should anyone accomplish the highly improbable, though not impossible, feat on BetMGM’s free-to-play game this year,...

Todd Shriber March 13, 2023
Fertitta Commanders

Tilman Fertitta is Credible Contender to Buy NFL’s Washington Commanders

Golden Nugget owner Tilman Fertitta is emerging as a viable contender to eventually win ownership of the NFL’s Washington Commanders. That is, if current owner Dan Snyder proceeds with selling the team. Embattled because of a slew of workplace misconduct allegations, including...

Todd Shriber March 13, 2023