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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

New York Casino

MGM, Sands, Wynn Shares Could Get New York Casino Boost, Says Analyst

The competition for three downstate casino licenses in New York is a long way from being decided. But one analyst is already forecasting potentially significant share price impacts for three contenders. In a note to clients on Tuesday, Bank of America’s Shaun...

Todd Shriber April 11, 2023
Everi stock

Everi Buying Select Video King Assets for $59M

Everi Holdings (NYSE: EVRI) announced Tuesday it's acquiring certain assets of Video King for $59 million. It's a deal the buyer says will be immediately accretive to cash flow and adjusted earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation, and amortization (EBITDA). The transaction, which...

Todd Shriber April 11, 2023
Macau stocks

Wynn Resorts Earns Price Target Boost on Macau Rebound

Shares of Wynn Resorts (NASDAQ: WYNN traded modestly higher Monday after a sell-side analyst lifted his price target on the stock, citing a strong rebound in Macau gross gaming revenue (GGR). In a note to clients Monday, JP Morgan analyst Joseph Greff...

Todd Shriber April 10, 2023

Playtika Could Be Target of Private Equity Firms

Shares of mobile games developer Playtika (NASDAQ: PLTK) jumped 1.97% Monday on volume that was nearly quadruple the daily average amid speculation that private equity companies could be eyeing the Israeli firm as a takeover target. Citing unidentified sources with knowledge of...

Todd Shriber April 10, 2023

Barstool Sports to Open Second Chicago Office

Penn Entertainment’s Barstool Sports is opening another office in Chicago, its second location in the third-largest US city. The sports and pop culture media entity, cofounded by David Portnoy, leased new office space at 400 N. Noble St. near Fulton Market, according...

Todd Shriber April 10, 2023
Flutter US Listing

Flutter Chairman Rumor Could Confirm US Stock Listing

Flutter Entertainment (OTC: PDYPY) is close to hiring a new chairman, and that candidate’s background could signal the gaming company will forge ahead with plans to list its stock in the US. The FanDuel parent is reportedly in discussions with John Bryant...

Todd Shriber April 8, 2023
Larry Ellison Cal Neva casino Lake Tahoe

Cal Neva, Former Haunt of Sinatra’s Rat Pack, Sold to Real Estate Developer

The history-rich Cal Neva Resort and Casino was sold to a Denver-based real estate developer for an undisclosed sum. The Lake Tahoe property, which derives its name from residing along the California-Nevada border, opened in 1926 and was renovated by Frank Sinatra...

Todd Shriber April 7, 2023
Caesars F1

Caesars Sees $25M F1 Cash Flow Boost, Might Drop Two Sports Betting Deals

Caesars Entertainment (NASDAQ: CZR) forecast a $25 million cash flow increase from the Las Vegas Grand Prix in November. The operator could drop two of its three marquee sports wagering sponsorship deals in a bid to cut costs. In a new note...

Todd Shriber April 7, 2023
Caesars Digital

Strip Venue Likely to Hit Market this Year, Says Analyst – But Not Caesars

A Las Vegas Strip casino resort is likely to hit the auction block this year, and it won’t be one of the venues currently operated by Caesars Entertainment (NASDAQ: CZR). Nor will the Horseshoe operator look to add its already robust Strip...

Todd Shriber April 7, 2023
Loop Caesars

VICI Properties Revered on Wall Street

VICI Properties (NYSE: VICI) is saddled with a modest year-to-date loss. But the dominant owner of casino real estate continues attracting a crowd on Wall Street. More than 83% of the analysts covering the Caesars Palace owner have the equivalent of a...

Todd Shriber April 6, 2023