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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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3124 stories by Todd Shriber

Facebook gaming ads

Facebook Reveals Limitations On Betting Advertisements

Facebook recently updated its policies on wagering-related advertisements on the social media site, noting that prospective advertisers will have to request, in writing, permission to run betting ads on the platform. Those requests must be made to Meta Platforms, which is the...

Todd Shriber November 23, 2022
Disney sports betting

ESPN Sports Betting Plans May Not Be Assisted by Disney CEO Change

Walt Disney Co. (NYSE:DIS) stunned the entertainment industry and the investment community  Sunday, announcing the return of Bob Iger as chief executive officer and the departure of Bob Chapek from that role. Disney said Chapek, who replaced Iger at the helm of...

Todd Shriber November 23, 2022
World Cup betting

World Cup Fevered Pitch Could Benefit Sportsbook Operators

The 2022 World Cup kicked off earlier this week. This is the first edition of the most prestigious soccer tournament with a significant portion of the US population having access to regulated sports wagering. During the 2018 edition of the tournament, only...

Todd Shriber November 22, 2022

Wynn Holding Screening, Offering Packages Tied to ‘Yellowstone’ Prequel ‘1923’

Wynn Las Vegas announced Tuesday that it will hold an exclusive screening of "1923" -- the newest prequel tied to the smash hit series "Yellowstone." The screening will take place on Saturday, December 3 in the Encore Theater at Wynn Las Vegas....

Todd Shriber November 22, 2022
DraftKings hack

DraftKings Says Impact of Hack Limited, Analysts Concerned About User Confidence

DraftKings (NASDAQ: DKNG) investors and clients were spooked Monday after the sportsbook operator confirmed some customer accounts were hacked by cyber thieves. The Boston-based gaming company said late Monday that less than $300K in client funds were affected by the cyber breaches....

Todd Shriber November 22, 2022
Bally's Chicago

Bally’s Sells Chicago Casino Land to Unidentified Investor for $500 Million

Bally’s (NYSE: BALY) announced Monday it sold the property of its upcoming Chicago casino resort to an unidentified investor for $500 million. It is entering a sale-leaseback transaction with the real estate owner. Bally’s sold the 30-acre Tribune Publishing Center site for...

Todd Shriber November 21, 2022
gaming equities

Las Vegas Sands, Red Rock Resorts Favorable in New Morgan Stanley Covers

Morgan Stanley analyst Stephen Grambling launched fresh coverage of a variety of gaming equities on Monday. Las Vegas Sands (NYSE: LVS) and Red Rock Resorts (NASDAQ: RRR) were among the names earning praise. Grambling initiated coverage of nine gaming stocks, but rated...

Todd Shriber November 21, 2022
DraftKings hack

DraftKings Tumbles on Reports of Hacked Client Accounts

DraftKings (NASDAQ: DKNG) stock slipped early Monday on reports that some client accounts were hacked and the funds were depleted by cybercriminals. The DraftKings customer service Twitter account acknowledged “reports of customers having issues with their accounts” and encouraged affected clients to...

Todd Shriber November 21, 2022
DraftKings stock

DraftKings Stock Has Big Upside Potential, Says Piper Analyst

DraftKings (NASDAQ: DKNG) stock traded modestly higher Friday amid a couple of favorable headlines, including a new bullish sell-side call. In a note to clients on Friday, Piper Sandler analyst Matt Farrell started coverage of the online sportsbook operator with an “overweight”...

Todd Shriber November 18, 2022
Sports Betting Alliance

Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry Joins Sports Betting Alliance

Sports wagering isn’t legal in Texas, but there’s mounting support to change that, including among politicians such as former Gov. Rick Perry. Perry, a Republican, joined the Sports Betting Alliance -- a group comprised of professional sports franchises in Texas and gaming...

Todd Shriber November 17, 2022