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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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3952 stories by Todd Shriber

Swift Kelce

DraftKings, FanDuel Benefit from Taylor Swift-Inspired Kelce Prop Bets

Following two weeks of what feels like nonstop coverage of Kansas City Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce’s new romance with pop star Taylor Swift, football fans are likely tired of Chiefs broadcasts bordering on episodes of Access Hollywood. But sportsbook operators are...

Todd Shriber October 3, 2023
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Las Vegas Casino Stocks Can Rebound, Says Analyst

Following brutal performances since early August, some Las Vegas casino stocks are mired in bear markets. Still, at least one analyst believes that weakness will be short-lived as the medium-term outlook for Strip operators remains attractive. In a note to clients today,...

Todd Shriber October 2, 2023
Green Valley Ranch

Red Rock Stock Draws Upgrade on Las Vegas Locals Steadiness

Shares of Red Rock Resorts (NASDAQ: RRR) closed modestly higher today after the stock landed an upgrade from a sell-side analyst. In a note to clients today, CBRE analyst John DeCree lifted his rating on the gaming equity to “buy” from “hold”...

Todd Shriber October 2, 2023
Churchill Downs Kentucky Derby horse deaths

Churchill Downs Top Gaming Growth Story, Says Analyst

Churchill Downs (NASDAQ: CHDN) is mired in a slump that’s seen the shares drop 16.08% over the past 90 days. But that tumble belies the company’s compelling growth prospects. That’s the take of Stifel analyst Jeffrey Stantial, who initiated coverage of the...

Todd Shriber October 2, 2023
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell

NFL Revises Betting Policy, Gets Tough on Players Wagering on Own Teams

Following a spate of sports betting controversies and suspensions of involved players, the NFL revised its sports wagering rules, including harsher punishments for players who bet on their own teams. In a recently distributed memo, Commissioner Roger Goodell noted that a player...

Todd Shriber October 1, 2023
Bally's Bus

Bally’s Could Pay $100 Million+ for Trump Bronx Golf Course

The Trump Organization, the business conglomerate controlled by former President Donald Trump’s family, could reap a windfall in the sale of its lease on a Bronx, NY golf course to Bally’s (NYSE: BALY). It was reported earlier this month that the regional...

Todd Shriber September 28, 2023
Okada Manila Philippines

26 Capital Faces $1.9 Million Suit from Former Law Firm

The law firm that previously represented 26 Capital (NASDAQ: ADER) is suing the special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) to recoup nearly $2 million in legal fees. Earlier this week, Schulte Roth & Zabel asked Delaware's Court of Chancery to halt the blank-check...

Todd Shriber September 28, 2023
NFL Sunday Ticket

DraftKings, FanDuel Customer Loyalty Dents Omnichannel Thesis

Following the 2018 Supreme Court ruling on the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA) -- and the subsequent boom in U.S. iGaming and sports wagering -- it was believed that land-based casino operators would have a leg up on online-only competitors....

Todd Shriber September 27, 2023
National Indian Gaming Commission

Tribal Gaming Regulator Chides Caesars, MGM on Ransomware Attacks

In what appears to be a clear instance of kicking them while they’re down, the National Indian Gaming Commission (NIGC) recently took some shots at Caesars Entertainment and MGM Resorts International. The jibes were regarding recent ransomware attacks on those commercial operators....

Todd Shriber September 27, 2023
WNBA betting

WNBA Superteams Driving Betting Increase

The formation of two WNBA “superteams,” the Las Vegas Aces and the New York Liberty, is among the reasons more bettors are flocking to the women’s basketball league. BetMGM, which is one of the largest domestic online sportsbook operators, said it’s experienced...

Todd Shriber September 27, 2023