AC casino revenue down 3.8 percent; online win up 26 percent ATLANTIC CITY, N.J.— Bad weather helped keep gamblers away from Atlantic City's casinos in January, but led them to bet and lose more over the Internet. Internet gambling posted a big increase, but all it did was keep a bad month for Atlantic City's casinos from being an even worse one. "January started off strong with the New Year's holiday weekend, but those gains were...
Source: The Associated Press
| By: By WAYNE PARRY, Associated Press
Trades to love this Valentine's Day Whether you plan to spend Valentine's Day with your one true love or alone at the bar, there's profit to be made with these trades.
| By: Deirdre Bosa
No fear here: growth managers buy tech, materials stocks in selloff NEW YORK, Feb 12- The sharp contraction in global stock markets over the last six weeks has been welcome news to fund managers who say that high prices kept them on the sidelines over the past year. "Clearly the market is moving away from risk overall, and we'll take the opportunities it gives us," said Robert Marvin, co-portfolio manager of the Hood River Small Cap...
| By: David Randall
Earnings season pummels media stocks Disruptive technology and changing viewing habits shift assessment of cable and satellite TV. Financial Times reports.
Source: Financial Times
| By: Matthew Garrahan and Shannon Bond
Who says Valentine's Day is dead? Who says romance is dead? St. Valentine's Day is losing favour with couples as consumers plan to spend less this year and reject the holiday.
| By: Luke Graham, News Assistant
JGBs slip on profit taking, yields pull away from record lows TOKYO, Feb 12- Japanese government bond prices slipped on Friday as profit taking emerged after a volatile week that saw debt yields sink to record lows. Bond yields had declined steadily after the BOJ adopted negative rates on Jan. 29. Mediocre demand at Friday's liquidity-enhancing auction, under which the Ministry of Finance sells existing JGB issues to the...