Page 5 - Mississippi/Louisiana Gaming News - September, 2017
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MISSISSIPPI GROSS GAMING REVENUES
Month JULY JUNE MAY APR MAR FEB
Month JULY JUNE MAY APR MAR FEB
2015/2016 $84,145,100 $79,067,908 $72,902,701 $83,352,568 $85,093,833 $85,568,611
$490,130,720
2015/2016 $105,144,280 $96,175,314 $103,904,183 $97,514,237 $103,232,962 $104,757,190 $610,728,166
Increase (Decrease) $(4,651,473) $(6,599,556) $290,825 $1,496,845 $6,451,291 $(8,868,074) $(21,222,861)
RIVER CASINOS
Month 2016/2017 JULY $79,493,628 JUNE $72,468,352 MAY $73,193,526 APR $75,506,694 MAR $91,545,124 FEB $76,700,536
$468,907,860
GULF COAST CASINOS
Month 2016/2017 JULY $108,380,079 JUNE $101,818,183 MAY $96,192,165 APR $99,216,966 MAR $110,145,268 FEB $95,155,138
$610,907,799
% Increase (Decrease) -5.5% -8.3% 0.4% -1.9% 7.6% -10.4% -4.3%
% Increase (Decrease) 3.1% 5.9% -7.4% 1.7% 6.7% -9.2% 0.0%
Increase (Decrease) $3,235,799 $5,642,868
$(7,712,018) $1,702,729 $6,912,306
$(9,602,052) $179,633
LOUISIANA GROSS GAMING REVENUES
Month JULY JUNE MAY APR MAR FEB
Month JULY JUNE MAY APR MAR FEB
Month JULY JUNE MAY APR MAR FEB
Month JULY JUNE MAY APR MAR FEB
Month JULY JUNE MAY APR MAR FEB
2015/2016 $60,523,893 $50,638,084 $54,245,893 $55,673,557 $57,600,440 $58,717,049
$337,398,916
2015/2016 $69,099,000 $60,779,642 $53,920,533 $58,641,530 $55,373,328 $58,247,429
$356,061,462
2015/2016 $23,841,516 $21,641,167 $22,507,775 $24,154,250 $23,535,795 $23,308,017
$138,988,520
2015/2016 $24,719,574 $23,320,310 $23,100,237 $25,732,941 $24,866,430 $25,787,339
$147,526,831
Month 2016/2017 JULY $58,412,336 JUNE $52,887,117 MAY $54,189,829 APR $53,598,595 MAR $62,013,101 FEB $53,593,137
$334,694,115
Increase (Decrease) $(2,111,557) $2,249,033 $(56,064) $(2,074,962) $4,412,660 $(5,123,912) $(2,704,801)
SHREVEPORT/BOSSIER CASINOS
% Increase (Decrease) -3.5% 4.4% -0.1% -3.7% 7.7% -8.7% -0.8%
% Increase (Decrease) 2.6% -0.5% 12.1% 6.3% 13.5% -9.0% 3.9%
% Increase (Decrease) -1.4% 2.7% 4.3% -2.9% 7.0% 0.4% 1.6%
% Increase (Decrease) 9.8% 12.0% 13.7% 2.5% 20.4% 2.1% 7.5%
% Increase (Decrease) 6.9% 14.6% 8.4% 42.6% -9.0% -11.7% 8.4%
LAKE CHARLES CASINOS Increase
Month 2016/2017 JULY $70,888,913 JUNE $60,494,734 MAY $60,448,486 APR $62,314,325 MAR $62,831,938 FEB $53,014,978
$369,993,374
(Decrease) $1,789,913 $(284,908) $6,527,953 $3,672,795 $7,458,610 $(5,232,451) $13,931,912
NEW ORLEANS CASINOS
Month 2016/2017 JULY $23,508,226 JUNE $22,217,339 MAY $23,480,184 APR $23,460,707 MAR $25,179,604 FEB $23,389,601
$141,235,661
BATON ROUGE CASINOS
Increase (Decrease) $(333,290) $576,172 $972,409 $(696,543) $1,643,810 $81,584 $2,247,141
Increase (Decrease) $2,413,688 $2,805,638 $3,157,839
Month 2016/2017 JULY $27,133,262 JUNE $26,125,948 MAY $26,258,076 APR $26,379,490 MAR $26,330,880 FEB $26,330,880
$158,558,536
$646,549 $5,066,237 $543,541 $11,031,705
2015/2016 $22,450,804 $19,460,894 $23,274,096 $24,600,768 $23,958,789 $25,616,413
$139,361,764
Month 2016/2017 JULY $23,990,638 JUNE $22,303,047 MAY $25,219,590 APR $35,081,136 MAR $21,794,499 FEB $22,620,156
$151,009,066
Increase (Decrease) $1,539,834 $2,842,153 $1,945,494
$10,480,368 $(2,164,289) $(2,996,257) $11,647,302
HARRAH’S NEW ORLEANS CASINO
LA, areas of MS see year-over-year gains
By David Grisham
MISSISSIPPI/LOUISIANA — Statewide revenue totals were down slightly in July of this year compared to July of last year for Mississippi casinos as a decrease at river casinos offset an increase at coastal properties. Revenue was up in July at Louisiana casinos year over year. Revenue increased in July compared to June in all regions of Louisiana and Mississippi as vacation season heated up. Historically, July casino revenue is almost always higher than June’s.
Mississippi casinos took in $187,873,706 in July, down 0.7 percent from the $189,289,379 collected in July of last year. Statewide revenue in July was 7.8 percent higher than the June revenue figure of $174,286,534.
Mississippi Gulf Coast casinos saw revenue increase by 3.1 percent in July 2017 compared to July 2016, going from $105,144,280
in July of last year to $108,380,079 this July. Compared to June revenue of $101,818,183, July revenue was up 6.4 percent on the Gulf Coast.
River casinos in Mississippi took in $79,493,628 this July, down 5.5 percent compared to the $84,145,100 they collected in July of last year. Compared to a June revenue figure of $72,468,352, river casinos experienced an increase of 9.7 percent in July.
Statewide revenue was up 1.0 percent in Louisiana for riverboat casinos, going from $178,183,983 to $179,942,737 in the July-to-July comparison. Compared to a June revenue figure of $161,725,138, Louisiana riverboat casinos saw an 11.3 percent increase in July.
The land-based Harrah’s New Orleans saw revenue increase
6.9 percent in July 2017 compared to July 2016, jumping from $22,450,804 to $23,990,638. The $23,990,638 July figure was 7.6 percent higher than June’s $22,303,047.
Slots at Louisiana racetracks experienced a 2.8 percent increase in July 2017 versus July 2016, going from $30,646,604 to $31,516,325. Compared to June’s $29,068,605 revenue figure, slots at racetracks saw an 8.4 percent increase in July.
Breaking it down by region for Louisiana riverboat casinos, Shreveport/Bossier casinos saw revenue go from $60,523,893 in July 2016 to $58,412,336 in July 2017 for a 3.5 percent decrease (+10.4 percent compared to $52,887,117 in June).
Lake Charles experienced a 2.6 percent increase in July 2017 compared to the same month the prior year, going from $69,099,000 to $70,888,913 (+17.2 percent compared to $60,494,734 in June).
New Orleans dipped 1.4 percent in July 2017 compared to July 2016 — from $23,841,516 to $23,508,226 (+5.8 percent compared to $22,217,339 in June).
Baton Rouge experienced a 9.8 percent increase in revenue, bringing in $27,133,262 in July 2017 compared to $24,719,574 in July 2016 (+3.9 percent compared to $26,125,948 in June).
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