Boyd Gaming Corp (NYSE:BYD)

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Activist Hedge Fund Brings Excitement to Boyd Gaming

Shares of Las Vegas-based casino operator Boyd Gaming Corp. (NYSE: BYD) took off in after-hours trading Monday after a regulatory filing from activist hedge fund Elliott Associates disclosed that it ...
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You Can Play Real-Money Poker Online Again — If You Live in Nevada

The first legal online gambling site in the U.S. launched today, ultimatepoker.com, a majority-owned subsidiary of Station Casinos LLC. In order to play, though, you must be able to prove ...
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Real-Money Gambling Goes Live

Today’s launch of real-money gambling in the United Kingdom has sent shares of Zynga Inc. (NASDAQ: ZNGA) soaring this morning. The anticipated launch in a partnership with Bwin.party Digital Entertainment ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — March 4, 2013: Markets Open Lower, Rise at End of Day (YHOO, NS, GPS, DF, MRK, ARNA, BYD, SSYS, RIG, YGE, CKP, CEP, FOE, SCSS, SSYS)

U.S. equity markets opened lower this morning following news out of China that government is about to tighten restrictions on real estate transactions. The news pushed the Shanghai exchange down ...
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Seven Highly Unusual Volume Spikes (BYD, MTG, NS, PANW, PRAN, SCSS, SSYS)

24/7 Wall St. is tracking seven highly unusual volume spike stocks within the first 90 minutes of trading so far this Monday. We have shown the price and volume on ...
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Boyd Gaming Misses Estimates, Even Without Huge Impairment Charge

Boyd Gaming Corp. (NYSE: BYD) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2012 results before markets opened this morning. For the quarter the casino operator reported an adjusted earnings per share (EPS) loss ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — March 1, 2013: Markets Struggle to Small Gains (DB, V, DRI, BUD, ADSK, BODY, CTIC, CLNE, DECK, GPS, MCP, PANW, SD, BBY, ARNA, BYD, SSYS, RIG, GRPN, MTG, IEP)

U.S. equity markets opened lower this morning following a number of disappointing data releases in Europe and Asia. Eurozone PMI remains on the pessimistic side, with a reading of 47.9, ...
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Nevada Online Gambling Law Juices Stocks (ZNGA, FB, IGT, BYI, BYD, WMS, SHFL, CZR, MGM, MPEL)

We noted last Friday the impact on some stocks following Nevada’s enactment of legislation permitting online gambling in the state. Now a state with just 3 million people is not ...
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Online Gambling Now Legal in Nevada (ZNGA, IGT, BYI, BYD, WMS, SHFL)

The governor of Nevada signed legislation yesterday legalizing online gambling in his state. New Jersey’s governor recently vetoed a similar bill but said he could sign one if properly amended. ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades (ADTN, ATI, AIG, BYD, CLF, G, HON, INTC, IBM, KMP, ONXX, P, RAX, RSG, SN, TIBX, TUP, UTX, PAY, WM, WWAV)

These are some of the top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen in Wall St. research calls this Wednesday. ADTRAN Inc. (NASDAQ: ADTN) cut to Sell at Citigroup. Allegheny Technologies ...
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Short Sellers Lighten Up on Bets Against Casinos and Gambling (BYD, CZR, LVS, MPEL, MGM, PENN, WYNN, IGT)

    Short sellers have actually lightened up on their bets against the casinos and against the gambling machine makers. Perhaps the drop from the highs has taken the easy ...
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Gambling Technology Stocks Short or Long: Pick ‘em (BYI, IGT, BYD, WMS, SHFL, ZNGA, FB)

In our report on short interest in casino stocks, we noted a drop in short interest at one company that makes gaming machines, International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT). In addition ...
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Short Sellers Increasing Bets Against Casinos (BYD, CZR, LVS, MPEL, MGM, PENN, WYNN, IGT)

Short sellers have not unilaterally increased their bets against casinos, but there was a rise in the short interest in this sector's leaders on the August 15 settlement date versus the ...
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Key Short Interest in Casinos (BYD, CZR, LVS, MPEL, MGM, PENN, WYNN)

You have probably seen that the casinos have sold way off of their highs as the economy has softened. Las Vegas gambling revenues were lower in recent data and word ...
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Bally Tops Estimates, Boosts Guidance (BYI, IGT, BYD, MGM)

Bally Technologies Inc. (NYSE: BYI) reported adjusted fourth fiscal quarter earnings per share (EPS) of $0.78 and $246 million in revenues after markets closed yesterday. EPS for the same period ...
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