In April 2011, Louisiana casinos won $202 million from gamblers, edging up 1 percent from April 2010.
State police reported Thursday, that The 13 riverboat casinos won $139.6 million, Harrah’s downtown New Orleans casino won $29.3 million and gamblers left behind $33.5 million at the four race track casinos. The casinos took in $200.5 million in April 2011.
In April, Louisiana’s four racetrack casinos won $33.5 million from customers, a 5 percent decline from a month earlier although a 2.1 percent improvement from the April of a year ago. The revenue for Slots at the Fair Grounds in New Orleans is also included in that, which reported revenue of $3.72 million in April, plummeting 20.1 percent from the previous month, and a 5.4 percent improvement on last year’s April result of $3.53 million.
N.J. based Morowitz Gaming Advisors, analyst Cory Morowitz of Galloway, said the Louisiana casino business probably hit bottom around September 2010 and is showing signs of slow recovery, though most markets are still underperforming by historical standards.
New Orleans although quite a distance behind Las Vegas as the second favorite place where gamblers would like to spend their time and money according to a poll released earlier this month by Fairleigh Dickinson Public Mind.
47 percent of respondents, who were asked which casino destination they would most like to visit, Las Vegas was their first choice. Followed by Atlantic City at 8 percent, Reno, Nev., at 5 percent, and St. Louis at 4 percent, New Orleans was second at 10 percent.
Online casino tips
The elementary theory of motivation and the pleasure of gambling are driving the incredible gambling world. The impulsive feeling to great heights is stimulated and it is pleasurable due to the fact that the opportunity to win a lot of money.
As the result of the Internet, the revolution in gambling has evolved, thereby enabling everybody to play online accessible gambling. At any moment in time, to anyone via his or her personal computer, the online casino is accessible.
Below you will find online casino tips, which are on online casino gaming that, will hopefully be of some help to you.
Claim every deposit bonus that you can so that you will get some easily, and others not quite so easily. Because the additional “00″ in American Roulette almost doubles the house edge contrast to European Roulette, for that reason whenever possible, play European Roulette instead of American roulette.
In Blackjack, do not ever take insurance bets because the odds of winning these are more than twice the house odds of other bets.
In a video poker hand, do not keep any cards that does not have anything that pays out.
The more likelihood the casino has of winning, the longer one plays. Always remember that if you do not fully be aware of what you are doing, then you are just throwing away your money. Always keep in mind that you are playing for real money, when playing online.
Do not get carried away easily. It is a good time to walk away, if your bankroll is up. Your luck can simply change, if you start thinking that you are imperishable. It is advisable to sustain a low profile, to keep unpleasant characters on the prowl at bay. Do not tell anyone in the casino how you are doing, whether you are winning or losing, for your own protection.