Intercontinental Exchange Q3 Results Top Views; Unveils $2 Bln Buyback Plan & Maintains $0.24/Share Dividend

Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) reported early Wednesday Q3 adjusted earnings of $0.85 per diluted share, up from $0.73 per share a year ago and also above the $0.80 average estimate from analysts polled by Capital IQ. Revenue jumped by 5% year-on-year to $1.20 billion, beating the $1.19 billion consensus. In a separate statement, the company said that its board has authorized […]

Buyers of Mandarin Oriental on Strip finally revealed

Temporary signs direct traffic to the Waldorf Astoria on the first day for the new Las Vegas hotel formerly known as Mandarin Oriental on the Strip Friday, Aug. 31, 2018. K.M. Cannon Las Vegas Review-Journal work crew removes the Mandarin Oriental fan on the top of the Waldorf Astoria on the first day for the new Las Vegas hotel on […]

Nevada’s casino gaming win dips for first time in 6 months

The Las Vegas Strip (Richard Brian/Las Vegas Review-Journal) One fewer weekend day and a weak convention calendar produced a lackluster visitation month for Southern Nevada in July, the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority reported Thursday. Year-over-year visitor volume was down 3.4 percent — the biggest decline by percentage for the year — to 3.7 million people for the month. […]

The Ladder: Sunrise Children’s Hospital hires new COO

Mark J. Amox has joined Sunrise Children’s Hospital as its new chief operating officer. Amox was previously president and CEO of El Paso Children’s Hospital in El Paso, Texas, and was the administrator of University of Florida Health Shands Children’s Hospital in Gainesville, Florida before that.

Hilton’s Waldorf Astoria to debut on Las Vegas Strip

Crews work to remove a sign for Mandarin Oriental on the Las Vegas Strip. Hilton Hotels started to rebrand the property as Waldorf Astoria on Friday, August 31, 2018. (K.M. Cannon Las Vegas Review-Journal) and condo tower Mandarin Oriental, Friday, July 14, 2017, in CityCenter on the Las Vegas Strip. (Bizuayehu Tesfaye/Las Vegas Review-Journal) Hilton will begin rebranding the as […]