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Monday, May 4, 2015

China's Corruption Crack Down caused - 39% drop in Macau revenues

Clark Schultz, SA News Editor

  • A fresh report from the Macao Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau indicates gaming revenue fell off 39% in April to 19.17B patacas ($2.41B).
  • The drop was within the range forecast by analysts of a -38% to -40% decline.
  • Shares of Macau stocks are higher today after the worst-case scenario for April was avoided and following steep losses last week after Wynn Resorts slashed its dividend.
  • Gainers: Wynn Macau (OTCPK:WYNMF, OTCPK:WYNMY) +3.4%, Wynn Resorts (NASDAQ:WYNN) +3.8%, Galaxy Entertainment (OTCPK:GXYEF) +2.9%, Melco Crown (NASDAQ:MPEL) +0.7%, Las Vegas Sands (NYSE:LVS) +1.6%, Sands China (OTCPK:SCHYY, OTCPK:SCHYF) +5.5%, SJM Holdings (OTCPK:SJMHF) +6.4%.
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Clark Schultz, SA News Editor
  • MGM Resorts (NYSE:MGM) reports adjusted EBITDA slipped 3% Y/Y at U.S. resorts to $390M and 33% at MGM China to $148M in Q1.
  • A significant tail-off in the VIP business in Macau was a dominant theme of the quarter.
  • Revenue per available room in Las Vegas improved 1% to $136.
  • The contribution to income from both CityCenter and Borgata was higher this year than last year.
  • MGM -2.76% premarket to $20.81.
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