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Reporter: Todd Shriber

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

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 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,, and The Wall Street Journal. His work can also be found on Benzinga, ETF Daily News, ETF Trends, MarketWatch, Fox Business, and

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.

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3855 stories by Todd Shriber

Macau debt

Macau Retakes Lead as World’s No. 1 Casino Hub from Las Vegas

The Chinese gaming enclave is getting its groove back. In the first half of this year, Macau’s six concessionaires generated a combined GGR of $10 billion, well ahead of the $7.5 billion notched by Nevada casino operators, according to the Wall Street...

Todd Shriber August 21, 2023
NFL ad spending

With NFL Season Looming, Expect More Sports Betting Ads

The 2023 NFL Season kicks off on Thursday, Sept. 8, with the defending Super Bowl champion Kansas City Chiefs hosting the upstart Detroit Lions. Whether or not the Chiefs can hoist the Lombardi Trophy again remains to be seen. But there is...

Todd Shriber August 20, 2023
David Portnoy Hamptons

First World Problems: Portnoy Chides New York Post on Hamptons Mansion Article

A Hamptons real estate controversy was sparked Thursday when the New York Post reported Barstool Sports founder David Portnoy dramatically cut the price of his mansion on Old Montauk Highway, implying he’s “desperate for cash.” Thing is Portnoy said his property in...

Todd Shriber August 18, 2023

Fanatics Will Eventually Add Trading Cards, Collectibles to Betting Loyalty Program

In the future, Fanatics will add collectibles, including Topps trading cards, to its sports wagering loyalty platform though an exact date for the addition isn’t yet known. A spokesman for the company told that collectibles will be part of the Fanatics...

Todd Shriber August 18, 2023
DraftKings market share

DraftKings Gaining OSB Market Share, According to Stifel

The U.S. sports betting landscape is essentially a duopoly controlled by Flutter Entertainment’s (OTC: PDYPY) FanDuel and DraftKings (NASDAQ: DKNG), and it appears as though the latter is gaining market share. In the second edition of Stifel’s "Online Gambling Monthly Tracker," analyst...

Todd Shriber August 17, 2023
Caesars sportsbook

Caesars Sportsbook Customer Retention Impresses

Gaming companies spend heavily to acquire customers for their sports wagering operations. It's one thing to get a customer in the door, but client retention is another ballgame. With Flutter Entertainment’s FanDuel and DraftKings combining to control about three-quarters of the U.S....

Todd Shriber August 17, 2023
Caesars Digital

Caesars Palace Online Casino Debuts Mobile App

Caesars Entertainment (NASDAQ: CZR) Wednesday announced the debut of its Caesars Palace Online Casino mobile application. The app bearing the most iconic brand in the Caesars stable can be accessed by bettors of legal age in Michigan, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, West Virginia,...

Todd Shriber August 16, 2023

Fanatics Rolls Out Sports Betting App in Four States

Following a six-month beta test, the Fanatics sports wagering mobile application is now available to bettors in Maryland, Massachusetts, Ohio, and Tennessee. Fanatics Sportsbook can be downloaded to smartphones using the Android and iOS operating systems. The timing is crucial because the...

Todd Shriber August 16, 2023
Macau Concessionaires

Sands, Wynn Could Be Pinched by Slumping Chinese Economy

Shares of Las Vegas Sands (NYSE: LVS) and Wynn Resorts (NASDAQ: WYNN) are higher by 12.11% and 15.23%, respectively, year to date, but those bullish showings could be derailed by softness in the Chinese economy. Sands China and Wynn Macau, the Macau...

Todd Shriber August 16, 2023
Fantasy Life

Fantasy Life Raises $2M from NFL Stars Josh Allen, Joe Burrow, Ja’Marr Chase

Fantasy Life, the fantasy sports and betting media property founded by Matthew Berry, reportedly closed a $2 million financing round led by multiple professional athletes and celebrities. Axios broke news of the “friends and family round” earlier Tuesday. Participating investors include Buffalo...

Todd Shriber August 15, 2023