State Gaming Revenue Off

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The Indiana Gaming Commission says monthly casino revenue decreased again in November. The agency reports adjusted gross revenue was $173.5 million, compared to $188.7 million in the same period last year. East Chicago's Ameristar Casino was one of only three venues in the state to notch a revenue increase. It took in $19.6 million last month, compared to $16.8 million last year.

Tropicana Evansville also edged up with an adjusted gross revenue of nearly $9.5 million, up from $8.6 million in November 2013.

Indiana Grand Racing and Casino in Shelbyville recorded monthly revenue of nearly $18.8 million, compared to $17.1 million during the same period last year. Hoosier Park Racing and Casino in Anderson, the state's other racino, took in $15.9 million in November, down from from $17 million. Racinos are approved to take an 8.5 percent deduction each month.

The Blue Chip Hotel Casino Spa in Michigan City reported monthly revenue of $11.7 million, compared to $12.6 million.

French Lick Casino ended November with an adjusted gross revenue of $5.3 million, down from $5.8 million in the same month a year ago.

Hollywood Casino in Lawrenceburg dipped to $13.8 million, compared to $19 million in November 2013.

Horseshoe Southern Indiana Casino in Elizabeth decreased to nearly $21 million last month from $22.3 million last year.

Horseshoe Casino Hammond reported AGR of nearly $34.5 million, compared to $40.7 million during the same period in 2013.

Rising Star in Rising Sun cited revenue of $3.2 million last month, which was down from $5 million in November of last year.

Belterra Casino in Florence dipped to $8.43 million from $10.1 million.

The Majestic Star in Gary's revenue decreased to $6.8 million, compared to $7.6 million in October 2013. The Majestic Star II ticked downward to $5.2 million last month, compared to $6 million one year earlier.

You can view the November 2014 report by clicking here.

You can view the November 2013 report by clicking here.

Source: The Indiana Gaming Commission