Business has increased in Atlantic City
February 16, 2015 5:09 PM
by Ray Poirier
Now that Atlantic City has been reduced from 12 operating casinos to 8, business has increased.
The Casino Control Commission reported casino revenue at $197.5 million for January, an increase of 18.8 percent over January, 2014.
Leading the group was the Borgata with $60.9 million, or 16.6 percent higher than last year. It was followed by Harrah’s $30.7 million, up 20.1 percent; Caesars, $23.2 million, up 29.8 percent, and Tropicana, $22.5 million, up 28.6 percent.
The only casino showing a negative for the month was Trump Taj Mahal with $12.1 million, down 21.2 percent.
Ray Poirier is the longtime executive editor at GamingToday.
Contact Ray at RayPoirier@GamingToday.com.