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How to Value Strategic Hotels in a Buyout

Strategic Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: BEE) has been thrown around as a would-be takeover target before, and Credit Suisse decided to take a look back at its value prospects ...
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Caesars Bankruptcy Possible Following Court Ruling

A federal bankruptcy judge in Chicago has denied a request from casino and resort operator Caesars Entertainment Corp. (NASDAQ: CZR) to delay creditor lawsuits totaling some $11 billion while the ...
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Looking at the Upside in 4 Hotel Stocks

So far 2015 has not been a good year for most hotel stocks, but this weakness could prove to be a good opportunity. In fact, one key analyst sees these ...
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Will Sailing to Cuba Really Matter for Carnival?

Carnival Corp. (NYSE: CCL) has announced what many tourists have hoped would come about for years. It will now be able to take you and thousands of other tourists to ...
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Colorado Ranch Is Nation’s First Marijuana-Friendly Resort

A 170-acre ranch near Durango, Colo., bills itself as “A Bud+Breakfast™ Mountain Resort,” the first marijuana-friendly resort in the United States. CannaCamp features cannabis-infused massage therapy, cooking classes and, of ...
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Dwindling Macau Revenue Continues to Hit Casino Stocks

Macau overtook Las Vegas as the world’s gambling hub some years ago, as it consistently delivered huge gaming revenue growth, driven by the explosion of wealth in Hong Kong and ...
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4 Top Cruise and Casino Picks for the Rest of 2015 and Into 2016

As we approach the halfway point in the year, many of the top firms we cover at 24/7 Wall St. are readjusting and making some tweaks to their lists of ...
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3 Top JPMorgan Gambling Stocks to Buy Now

While many of the top gaming stocks have been hurt due to the slowdown in Macau revenues, others have been hurt by either different issues or an overall malaise of ...
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MGM Macau Revenues Plummet and Activist Investor Battles On

MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) reported first-quarter 2015 results before markets opened on Monday. The casino and resort operator posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.33 on revenues ...
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Starwood Could Again Become the Ultimate Prize for Private Equity

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc. (NYSE: HOT) announced its first-quarter financial results Wednesday before the markets opened. While Starwood beat earnings expectations, this will be no match whatsoever for ...
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Will Wynn Investors Dislike Earnings or the Dividend Cut More?

Wynn Resorts Ltd. (NASDAQ: WYNN) reported its first-quarter earnings after the markets closed Tuesday. The company had $0.70 in earnings per share (EPS) on $1.09 billion in revenue compared to ...
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Royal Caribbean Disembarks Q1 on Weak Guidance

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE: RCL) reported its first-quarter financial results Monday before the markets opened. The major cruise liner had $0.20 in earnings per share (EPS) on $1.82 billion ...
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Why Carnival Is Sailing to Post-Recession Highs

Carnival Corp. (NYSE: CCL) has set sail on its earnings in its most recent report and on its new growth plans. The cruise ship operator had a solid performance, and ...
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Why One Analyst Sees Casinos With Nearly 30% Upside

Is Wall Street no different from gambling at a casino? The answer almost certainly depends on whom you ask. Still, Wall Street analysts and investors often follow the parents of ...
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Why MGM Activist Assumptions May Be Too Optimistic

Would MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) be better off as a real estate investment trust (REIT)? Activist investor Land and Buildings (L&B) thinks that it would. The firm released a ...
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