Atlantic City gambling enterprises are once once more thoroughly enjoying counting their income that is monthly bounty. And also as had been the situation in previous months, in February it ended up being online gambling that kept the seven staying land-based venues in the black.
Originally known as the Golden Nugget and famed for its commercials starring owner Steve Wynn (left) and Frank Sinatra, the Atlantic Club is poised for yet another makeover after being sold last week.
Total gaming win for February came in at $205.36 million, a feeble 0.3 percent gain set alongside the $204.7 million Atlantic City collected in the month that is same 2016. However when the shuttered Trump Taj Mahal’s previous take is eliminated, the still in business resorts were up 6.6 percent year.
And that’s only because of online gambling where New Jersey residents offered $18.7 million to casinos, a nearly 27 percent year-over-year increase. Table games were down at the brick-and-mortar gambling enterprises, but slot play win was up 1.5 percent.
Borgata once again led the real way with almost $62 million in casino and internet gaming win. Tropicana came in a distance second with $31.5 million.
Five casinos have actually closed since 2014, but the ‘Gambling Capital of the East Coast’ happens to be in the midst of finding some kind of new norm. Gaming profits have stabilized, and there is a bit of enthusiasm Continue reading “Atlantic City Casinos Win Again Thanks to Online Gambling, Atlantic Club Sold”