State Reports Lower Gaming Revenue

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The Indiana Gaming Commission says monthly casino revenue dropped in February. The agency says adjusted gross revenue last month decreased to $184 million, compared to more than $211 million during the same period a year earlier. Hoosier Park Racing and Casino in Anderson and Indiana Grand Racing and Casino in Shelbyville were the only two of the state's 13 venues in reporting increases. The results reflect an 8.5 percent state-approved deduction.

Horseshoe Casino Hammond's adjusted gross revenue of $45.3 million in December is down from more than $36 million during the same period in 2012. Horseshoe Southern Indiana was off slightly at $21.2 million, from $22.2 million.

Hollywood Casino in Lawrenceburg again reported the largest monthly year-over-year decrease among Indiana gaming venues. Last month, it took in nearly $16.6 million in revenue, compared to $29.5 million during February 2013.

Horseshoe Cincinnati has had a significant impact on the region since opening about a year ago The other two venues in the area, Rising Star in Rising Sun and Belterra Casino in Florence, also reported lower monthly numbers.

You can view the January 2014 report by clicking here.

You can view the January 2013 report by clicking here.

Source: The Indiana Gaming Commission