Gaming/casino sector

What are the usual drivers for the gaming industry in Macau and Asia in general? And what are the typical financial metrics most often used by analysts to compare between different casinos? It seems like a lot has to do with macro factors. Would appreciate if someone could help me figure out what I should be looking at and maybe more importantly what is often looked at but is not as important as people make it out to be.

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Apr 26, 2018 - 5:19am

Typical drivers would be drop amount (money exchanged for chips), hold % (amount left when chips are cashed out) and net casino sales (net win by the casino). There are also other factors like regulations, revenue cap., opening hours, staff employment, number of tables allowed etc.

Apr 26, 2018 - 7:40am

.....and political influence.

Get your facts first, then you can distort them as you please.
Mar 29, 2021 - 8:32pm

" What are the usual drivers for the gaming industry in Macau and Asia in general? And what are the typical financial metrics most often used by analyst to compare between different casinos? "
That's right, you're right. a lot has to do with macro factors. I can make an example on gangnamholdem.org which shows itself well in contrast to the other site, which I will not share because of the bad reputation... A distinctive feature of the two sites is macro factors that greatly affect the overall quality of the casino and so on. This is especially true in Asia and Eastern countries, as the sphere of slot machines and so on is more developed in them

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