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No Laughs at Wynn Resorts

Casino EntranceWynn Resorts Ltd. (NASDAQ: WYNN) reported fourth quarter and full year 2012 results after markets closed today. For the quarter, the casino and...

Should You Gamble on Less Active Stocks?

Street Directory recently made the argument that if investors want some degree of price stability, they should buy stocks which have heavy daily trading volumes. But what if an investor prefers the potential of sharp moves up or down that comes with a stock whose normal daily volume is modest?

Casino Mogul Wynn Raises the Stakes in Philly

Two months ago, when Steve Wynn first publicly proposed taking over the stalled Foxwoods casino project in Philadelphia, his plan seemed modest. Wynn described the would-be enterprise as "cute." On Monday, the casino mogul got serious with a proposal for a gambling hall that he promised would be "Wynn top to bottom."

Casino IPOs: A new sin index

For many years, analysts have run sin indexes. Some had to do with the consumption of liquor, and others with cigarettes. It was always hard to tell...