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2018 Market Analysis & Industry Outlook: Casinos

Overview: the U.S. Casinos Industry

This section provides answers to key questions about the industry:

  1. What is the total market size (industry revenue)?
  2. What is the industry outlook?
  3. Market Analysis: Is the market growing or declining, and how quickly?
  4. Are long-term forecasts positive or negative?
  5. What is the average company size in the industry?
  6. How many companies are in the industry?

Market Size & Industry Statistics

The total U.S. industry market size for Casinos: Industry statistics cover all companies in the United States, both public and private, ranging in size from small businesses to market leaders. In addition to revenue, the industry market analysis shows information on employees, companies, and average firm size.

Investors, banks, and business executives use growth rates and industry trends to understand the market outlook and opportunity.

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Statistics 2012        2013        2014        2015        2016        2017
Market Size
(Total Sales/Revenue)

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Total Firms
Total Employees
Average Revenue Per Firm
Average Employees Per Firm
Statistics Source: U.S. Census, AnythingResearch Market Analysis

Market Forecast

Market forecasts show the long term industry outlook and future growth trends. The following five-year demand forecast projects both short-term and long-term trends.

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Forecast / Industry Outlook 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022
Market Forecast ($ millions)
Projected Industry Growth Rate (%)
Source: AnythingResearch Economic Analysis

Product & Services Breakdown

Research products and services in the Casinos industry generating sales. Note that products are broken into categories with different levels of classification.

Product DescriptionNumber of Companies Sales ($ millions) Percent of Total Sales

Industry Total

Table Wagering Games

Table Wagering Games, Played Against The House

Table Wagering Games, Played Against Other Bettors

Gambling Machines

Meals And Beverages, Prepared And Served Or Dispensed, For Immediate Consumption

Meals And Non-Alcoholicoholic Beverages

Alcoholic Beverages

All Other Receipts

All Other Operating Receipts

U.S. Geographic Distribution: Revenue Statistics by State

Market Size by State ($ millions) indicates how the industry's competition is distributed throughout the country. State-level information can identify areas with higher and lower industry market share than average.

U.S. map by state

Income Statement (Average Financial Metrics)

Financial metrics provide a snapshot view of a benchmark "average" company. Key business metrics show revenue and operating costs. The data collected covers both public and private companies.

Industry AveragePercent of Sales
(Industry Benchmark)
Total Revenue

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Operating Revenue
Cost of Goods Sold
Gross Profit

Operating Expenses
Pension, profit sharing plans, stock, annuity
Rent paid on business property
Charitable Contributions
Domestic production activities deduction
Compensation of officers
Salaries and wages
Employee benefit programs
Taxes and Licenses
Bad Debts
Other Operating Expenses
Total Operating Expenses
Operating Income
Non-Operating Income
EBIT (Earnings Before Interest and Taxes)
Interest Expense
Earnings Before Taxes
Income Tax
Net Profit
Source: AnythingResearch Analysis of U.S. federal statistics

Financial Ratio Analysis

Financial ratio information can be used to benchmark how a Casinos company compares to its peers. Accounting statistics are calculated from the industry-average for income statements and balance sheets.

Profitability & Valuation RatiosIndustry Average
Company valuation can be measured based on the firm's own performance, as well as in comparison against its industry competitors. These metrics show how the average company in the Casinos industry is performing.
Profit Margin
Gross Profit Margin, Operating Profit Margin, and Net Profit Margin. Show company earnings relative to revenues.
Return on Equity (ROE)
Return on Equity (ROE) is net income as a percentage of shareholders' equity. Shareholders' Equity is defined as the company's total assets minus total liabilities. ROE shows how much profits a company generates with the money shareholders invested (or with retained earnings).
Return on Assets (ROA)
Return on Assets (ROA) is net income relative to total assets. The market research on Casinos measures how efficiently the company leverages its assets to generate profit. ROA is calculated as Net Income divided by Total Assets.

Liquidity RatiosIndustry Average
Bankers and suppliers use liquidity to determine creditworthiness and identify potential threats to a company's financial viability.
Current Ratio
Measures a firm's ability to pay its debts over the next 12 months.
Quick Ratio (Acid Test)
Calculates liquid assets relative to liabilities, excluding inventories.

Efficiency Ratios - Key Performance IndicatorsIndustry Average
Measure how quickly products and services sell, and effectively collections policies are implemented.
Receivables Turnover Ratio
If this number is low in your business when compared to the industry average in the research report, it may mean your payment terms are too lenient or that you are not doing a good enough job on collections.
Average Collection Period
Based on the Receivables Turnover, this estimates the collection period in days. Calculated as 365 divided by the Receivables Turnover
Inventory Turnover
A low turnover rate may point to overstocking, obsolescence, or deficiencies in the product line or marketing effort.
Fixed-Asset Turnover
Generally, higher is better, since it indicates the business has less money tied up in fixed assets for each dollar of sales revenue.

Compensation & Salary Surveys for Employees

Compensation statistics provides an accurate assessment of industry-specific jobs and national salary averages. This information can be used to identify which positions are most common, and high, low, and average annual wages.

TitlePercent of WorkforceBottom Quartile Average (Median) SalaryUpper Quartile
Management Occupations 3%

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Chief Executives0%
General and Operations Managers1%
Protective Service Occupations 8%
Other Protective Service Workers 8%
Security Guards and Gaming Surveillance Officers 8%
Security Guards 6%
Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations 21%
Cooks and Food Preparation Workers 6%
Food and Beverage Serving Workers 10%
Waiters and Waitresses 5%
Waiters and Waitresses 5%
Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations 7%
Building Cleaning and Pest Control Workers 6%
Building Cleaning Workers 6%
Personal Care and Service Occupations 31%
Supervisors of Personal Care and Service Workers 6%
First-Line Supervisors of Gaming Workers 5%
Entertainment Attendants and Related Workers 25%
Gaming Services Workers 22%
Gaming Dealers 18%
Sales and Related Occupations 9%
Retail Sales Workers 8%
Cashiers 8%
Office and Administrative Support Occupations 10%
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

Casinos Industry Market Share [PREMIUM]

Largest companies in the industry and related industries, with private company revenue estimates.

CompanyAddressRevenue Estimate

Top Innovators

CompanyInnovation Score

Additional companies, details and innovation scoring in the full report.

Latest Industry News

  • Largest Nevada casinos earn $1.6B during fiscal year 2017 - LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada's largest casinos turned a profit for the second fiscal year in a row and finally broke the revenue record set in 2007 before the recession affected the operators' books, according to a state report released Friday. The largest ... (01/13/2018)
  • Atlantic City casinos post second straight year of revenue growth - Atlantic City casinos defied pessimists by reporting their second straight year of annual revenue growth in 2017. On Friday, the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement reported its casino licensees generated brick-and-mortar gaming revenue of $186.2m in ... (01/13/2018)
  • 1,000 state municipalities say no dice to mini-casinos - You can cross Connoquenessing, East Lackawannock, Lackawaxen, Nescopeck, Nuangola, Orwigsburg, Skippack, Springettsbury and Towamensing off the list of potentially tongue-twisting Pennsylvania casino destinations. Both East Chillisquaque and West ... (01/13/2018)
  • AC casinos win; Borgata has best year ever - ATLANTIC CITY – In 2017, it was a very good year — for Atlantic City’s casinos. They saw their gambling revenue increase for the second year in a row after a dismal decade in which five of the city’s 12 casinos shut down, eliminating 11,000 jobs. (01/13/2018)
  • Largest Nevada casinos profit $1.6B during fiscal year 2017 - Gambling regulators in Nevada say the state's largest casinos turned a profit for the second fiscal year in a row and finally broke the revenue record set in 2007 before the recession. Data from the Nevada Gaming Control Board show the largest casinos in ... (01/13/2018)
  • Cryptocurrencies Pose Regulatory Risk for Casinos in Asia, Says Ex-Police Chief - Cryptocurrencies are bad news for Asia’s casinos and gaming companies that flirt with them should expect a regulatory backlash from Beijing and other governments. That’s the lowdown from Steve Vickers, the former commander of the Royal Hong Kong Police ... (01/12/2018)
  • Jack Entertainment's casinos and racino have brought in $2.78 billion in gaming revenue - CLEVELAND, Ohio - Despite a decline in annual revenue year over year, Jack Cleveland Casino appears to have been a profitable venture for Dan Gilbert. The casino's gaming revenue since opening in May 2012 totals $1.26 billion, according to the Ohio Casino ... (01/12/2018)
  • Mini-casinos in Pennsylvania: 1,000-plus municipalities opt out - Despite a flood of municipal resolutions prohibiting the development of new casinos in Pennsylvania, the state Gaming Control Board is optimistic it will be able to auction off its 10 so-called mini-casino licenses this year. Much of focus so far on the ... (01/12/2018)
  • Casinos end 2017 on an even keel - Northwest Indiana's casinos closed 2017 with a strong December that left gaming revenue for the year essentially level with 2016. A December win of $74.2 million — up 1.3 percent from the same month a year ago — brought their total for the year to $ ... (01/10/2018)
  • Macau Casinos Are a Good Bet Now After Big Gaming Revenue Miss - Shares of Macau casino operators Las Vegas Sands (NYSE: LVS), Melco Entertainment (NASDAQ: MLCO), and Wynn Resorts (NASDAQ: WYNN) took a hit recently after gaming regulators reported a smaller rise in revenues than expected. Despite pushing non-gambling ... (01/10/2018)

Government Contracts

In 2016, the federal government spent a total of $100,031 on Casinos. It has awarded 12 contracts to 4 companies, with an average value of $25,008 per company.   

Top government vendors:

CompanyFederal ContractsTotal Award Amount

Growth Opportunities / Competitive Threats

Companies in other industries may also sell similar products. Since there is an overlap in the customer base, there may be an opportunity for companies in Casinos to sell additional products/services offered by these adjacent industries. Alternatively, these industries may identify further products in this industry to target. Products most at risk are those with the highest profit margins and lowest barriers to entry.

The following industries are competing channels for sales of similar products/services.

Meals & Bev, Prepared/Served/Dispensed, For Immediate Consumption
Competing IndustrySales Relative to CasinosOpportunity/Threat
Movie Theaters
Movie Theaters
Amusement & Theme Parks
Golf Courses & Country Clubs
Bowling Alleys Competing industry

Sales from other industries of Meals & Bev, Prepared/Served/Dispensed, For Immediate Consumption are less than those from Casinos. This may mean that other channels are a competitive risk of increasing their Meals & Bev, Prepared/Served/Dispensed, For Immediate Consumption sales, taking market share from this industry.
Meals & Bev, Prepared/Served/Dispensed, For Immediate Consumption Product Sales Report

Meals & Non-Alcoholic Bev, Prepared/Served/Dispensed, For Immediate Consumption
Competing IndustrySales Relative to CasinosOpportunity/Threat
Amusement & Theme Parks
Golf Courses & Country Clubs
Condominium & Homeowner's Associations & Athletic Associations Competing industry
Sports Teams & Clubs Competing industry
Bowling Alleys Competing industry

Sales from other industries of Meals & Non-Alcoholic Bev, Prepared/Served/Dispensed, For Immediate Consumption are less than those from Casinos. This may mean that other channels are a competitive risk of increasing their Meals & Non-Alcoholic Bev, Prepared/Served/Dispensed, For Immediate Consumption sales, taking market share from this industry.
Meals & Non-Alcoholic Bev, Prepared/Served/Dispensed, For Immediate Consumption Product Sales Report

Alcoholic Beverages Prepared/Served/Dispensed, For Immediate Consump
Alcoholic Beverages Prepared/Served/Dispensed, For Immediate Consump Product Sales Report

Segments classified within this market research report

This industry market research report includes companies whose primary business is any of the following:
Riverboat casinos, Floating casinos (i.e., gambling cruises, riverboat casinos), Stand alone casinos (except slot machine parlors), Gambling cruises, Cruises, gambling, Casinos (except casino hotels), etc.

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