Thinking about what stocks you should check out for March Madness 2013? Food, Drinks, and Broadcasting/Advertising. Here is a short list of gambling, broadcasting, eating, and drinking stocks that should benefit from March Madness.
What is March Madness 2013 ? The annual NCAA college basketball tournament held in March.
When is March Madness 2013? its the second week of March through the first week of April. The 1st, 2nd & 3rd round play runs from March 19 -March 24. Regional championships March 28 -31st . The Final Four play April 6 and the championship game is Monday, April 8 at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta.
Below are some March Madness 2013 stocks for you to consider by Sector:
Wynn Resorts (WYNN) Wynn Resorts, Limited, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the development, ownership, and operation of destination casino resorts. The company owns and operates two casino resort complexes in Las Vegas, the Wynn Las Vegas and Encore at Wynn Las Vegas with two hotel towers with a total of 4,750 hotel rooms, suites, and villas; 240 table games; 2,195 slot machines; a race and sports book; 1 poker room in approximately 186,000 square feet of casino gaming space, including a sky casino and private gaming salons; 35 food and beverage outlets; 2 spas and salons; lounges; and approximately 95,000 square feet of retail space featuring various boutiques.
MGM Resorts (MGM), through its wholly owned subsidiaries, owns and/or operates casino resorts. The company operates in two segments, Wholly Owned Domestic Resorts and MGM China. Its resorts offer gaming, hotel, convention, dining, entertainment, retail, and other resort amenities. The company operates 15 wholly owned resorts in Nevada, Michigan, and Mississippi; and the MGM Macau resort and casino in China. It also owns the Shadow Creek golf course, the Primm Valley Golf Club, and the Fallen Oak golf course. The company was formerly known as MGM MIRAGE and changed its name to MGM Resorts International in June 2010. MGM Resorts International was founded in 1986 and is based in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Las Vegas Sands (LVS) develops, owns, and operates integrated resorts in Asia and the United States. The company owns and operates The Venetian Macao Resort Hotel, the Four Seasons Hotel Macao, the Plaza Casino, and the Sands Macao and Sands Cotai Central in Macau, the People’s Republic of China. It also owns and operates the Marina Bay Sands in Singapore; The Venetian Resort Hotel Casino, the Palazzo Resort Hotel Casino, and the Sands Expo and Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada; and the Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. The company’s integrated resorts comprise accommodations, gaming and entertainment facilities, retail facilities, convention and exhibition facilities, celebrity chef restaurants, and other amenities. Las Vegas Sands Corp. was founded in 1988 and is based in Las Vegas, Nevad
CBS (CBS) owns and operates multiplexed channels that offer subscription program services, including theatrical feature films, original series, documentaries, boxing and other sports-related programming, and special events; and CBS Sports Network, a 24-hour cable program service that provides college sports and related content.
Walt Disney (DIS) produces, licenses, and distributes live-action and animated television programming; and operates ABC-, ESPN-, ABC Family-, and SOAPnet-branded Internet businesses.
Verizon (VZ) mobile devices keep us connected to the world like never before, that mean a lot of data usage that can be billed for streaming games and scores.
Eats and Drinks
Molson Coors Brewing Company (TAP) manufactures and sells beer and other beverage products. The company was formerly known as Adolph Coors Company and changed its name to Molson Coors Brewing Company in February 2005 as a result of its merger with Molson Inc. Molson Coors Brewing Company was founded in 1873 and is headquartered in Denver, Colorado.
Buffalo Wild Wings (BWLD) engages in the ownership, operation, and franchise of restaurants primarily in the United States. It offers chicken and various food and beverage items, as well as serves bottled beers, wines, and liquor. As of December 30, 2012, the company owned and operated 381 company-owned restaurants, and franchised an additional 510 Buffalo Wild Wings Grill & Bar restaurants in North America. Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc. was founded in 1982 and is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Domino’s Pizza (DPZ), through its subsidiaries, operates as a pizza delivery company in the United States and internationally. The company operates in three segments: Domestic Stores, Domestic Supply Chain, and International. It sells and delivers pizzas under the Domino’s Pizza brand name. The company offers pizzas through company-owned and franchised Domino’s Pizza stores. As of March 6, 2013, it operated approximately 10,200 stores in 70 international markets. The company was founded in 1960 and is headquartered in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
NIKE (NKE) , together with its subsidiaries, engages in the design, development, marketing, and sale of footwear, apparel, equipment, and accessories for men, women, and children worldwide. The company sells its products to through its retail stores and Internet sales, as well as independent distributors, licensees, and sales representatives NIKE, Inc. was founded in 1964 and is headquartered in Beaverton, Oregon.
Under Armour (UA) engages in the development, marketing, and distribution of branded performance apparel, footwear, and accessories for men, women, and youth primarily in North America, the Middle East, Africa, Asia, and Latin America. The company was incorporated in 1996 and is headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland.