If there’s a stock perfect for the “Bro Investor” who likes risk, action, and (potentially) a big pay-off, it’s DraftKings (NASDAQ:DKNG).
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DraftKings began as a fantasy sports game manager. It took advantage of the 2018 Supreme Court decision allowing the legalization of sports gambling to build an empire.
On August 12 that empire was worth $21 billion. The stock opened for trade at about $52.20 per share. Caesar’s Entertainment (NYSE:CZR), the largest physical casino operator, is worth $19.8 billion. Caesar’s had revenue of $2.5 billion in the June quarter, DraftKings about $300 million.
Top Casino Stocks To Own For 2023: Opko Health Inc(OPK)
OPKO Health, Inc., a pharmaceutical and diagnostics company, engages in the discovery, development, and commercialization of novel and proprietary technologies primarily in the United States, Chile, and Mexico. It provides a range of solutions, including molecular diagnostics tests, proprietary pharmaceuticals, and vaccines to diagnose, treat, and prevent neurological disorders, infectious diseases, oncology, and ophthalmologic diseases. The company offers molecular diagnostic platform technology for the rapid identification of molecules or immunobiomarkers; Alzheimer?s test for Alzheimer?s diagnostic; and protein-based influenza vaccines to provide multi-season and multi-strain protection against various influenza virus strains, such as seasonal influenza strains, as well as global influenza pandemic strains which include swine flu, and avian flu. It also offers Oligonucleotide Therapeutics for the treatment of various illnesses, including cancer, heart disease, metabolic disorders, and genetic anomalies; and oligosaccharide for asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary diseases. In addition, the company provides Rolapitant, a potent and antagonist; neurokinin-1, which has completed Phase II clinical trials for prevention of chemotherapy induced nausea and vomiting, and post-operative induced nausea and vomiting; and SCH 900978 that has completed Phase II clinical trials for chronic cough. Further, it offers bevasiranib, a drug candidate for the treatment of Wet AMD; and develops Aquashunt, a shunt to be used in the treatment of glaucoma. Additionally, the company involves in the development, commercialization, and sale of ophthalmic diagnostic and imaging systems, and instrumentation products. OPKO Health, Inc. was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in Miami, Florida.
- [By Motley Fool Transcribers]
Opko Health Inc (NASDAQ:OPK)Q4 2018 Earnings Conference CallFeb. 27, 2019, 4:30 p.m. ET
Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants
- [By Keith Speights]
Shares of Opko Health (NASDAQ:OPK) were tanking 19.6% as of 11:28 a.m. EST on Tuesday. The big drop followed the company’s pricing of its offering of $200 million in convertible senior notes. Opko will also issue up to 30 million new shares in connection with the note offering to lend to Jefferies. Purchasers of the convertible senior notes will be able to borrow shares from Jefferies and sell those shares to create a hedge on their investments in the notes.
Top Casino Stocks To Own For 2023: Green Plains, Inc.(GPRE)
Green Plains Inc. (Green Plains), incorporated on June 29, 2004, is a vertically integrated producer, marketer and distributor of ethanol. The Company operates through four segments: Ethanol Production, Agribusiness, Marketing and Distribution, and Partnership. The Company has operations throughout the ethanol value chain, beginning upstream with its grain handling and storage operations, continuing through its ethanol, distiller’s grains and corn oil production operations, and ending downstream with its ethanol marketing, distribution and blending facilities. In addition, the Company owns an ethanol production facility in Hereford, Texas, which includes approximately 100 million gallons per year of production capacity, a corn oil extraction system and other related assets.
The Company’s Ethanol Production Segment is engaged in the production of ethanol and related distillers grain. Its ethanol production segment includes over 10 ethanol plants in Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia. The Company’s ethanol plants use a dry mill process to produce ethanol and co-products, such as wet, modified wet or dried distiller grains, as well as corn oil.
The Company owns and operates grain handling and storage assets through its agribusiness segment, which has grain storage capacity of approximately 58.6 million bushels, with over 44.2 million bushels of storage capacity at the Company’s ethanol plants, approximately 11.6 million bushels of total storage capacity at its over four separate grain elevators and approximately 2.8 million bushels of storage capacity at its cattle feedlot operation. The Company owns a feedlot with the capacity to support over 70,000 head of cattle.
Marketing and Distribution
The Company’s Marketing and Distribution Segment is engaged in the sale, marketing and distribution of ethanol, distillers’ grains and corn oil produced at the Company’s ethanol plants. The Marketing and Distribution segment is engaged in marketing and providing logistical services for ethanol and other commodities for a third-party ethanol producer.
The Partnership segment provides fuel storage and transportation services through its over 30 ethanol storage facilities located at or near its approximately 10 ethanol production plants; over eight fuel terminal facilities located near rail lines, and a leased railcar fleet and other transportation assets. Partnership segment provides fuel storage and transportation services by owning, operating, developing and acquiring ethanol and fuel storage tanks, terminals, transportation assets and other related assets and businesses.
The Company competes with Archer Daniels Midland Company, POET, Flint Hills Resources and Valero Energy Corporation.
- [By Maxx Chatsko]
While all producers have paid the price of a grossly oversupplied market in recent years, none has suffered as much as Green Plains (NASDAQ:GPRE). The business is much more dependent on ethanol output and selling prices than peers Archer Daniels Midland or Valero Energy, which generate the majority of their income from agricultural raw materials and petroleum refining, respectively.
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Green Plains Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE)Q4 2018 Earnings Conference CallFeb. 11, 2019, 11:00 a.m. ET
Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants
Top Casino Stocks To Own For 2023: DHX Media Ltd.(DHXM)
DHX Media Ltd. develops, produces, distributes, broadcasts, and licenses television and film programs for conventional and specialty terrestrial and cable/satellite television broadcasters worldwide. The company focuses on childrens, youth, and family productions; offers animation programs; and provides production services. It exploits the companys own and third party brands in toys, games, apparel, publishing, and other categories; and holds broadcast licenses for Family Channel, Family Jr., Télémagino, and Family CHRGD. In addition, the company sells initial broadcast rights, packages of programs, and reuse rights to existing series to individual broadcasters, as well as pre-sells series in development. Further, it produces and distributes media products, including approximately 35 owned Websites and approximately 50 online games to broadcast partners; licenses its brands, such as Teletubbies, Yo Gabba Gabba!, Caillou, Inspector Gadget, Johnny Test, Twirlywoos, Doozers, Busytown Mysteries, Degrassi, and Slugterra brands to third party developers for various platforms; and creates content for mobile platforms and publishes the content directly to consumers through paid subscription or download-to-own services. The company was formerly known as The Halifax Film Company Limited and changed its name to DHX Media Ltd. in March 2006. DHX Media Ltd. was incorporated in 2004 and is headquartered in Halifax, Canada.