It was a relatively calm end to the week of trading on the markets for the online casino sector. Here are the numbers for a few of the main names from yesterday, Friday December 11th 2009.
Friday saw William Hill get a lift. At the beginning of the day the share valuation stood at 187.40 and the share price was 187.10 by the conclusion of business. This price is 0.42% higher than the Thursday December 10th price of 186.30 and leaves the price 0.21% higher than the Wednesday December 9th price of 186.70.
Shares in PartyGaming by contrast were down on Friday. At the day’s start 256.70 was the valuation of the shares and 256.80 was the share valuation at the conclusion of the day. This price is 1.24% lower than the Thursday December 3rd price of 260.00 and is all of 0.73% lower than the 258.70 on Wednesday.
Stock in Cryptologic also went up on Friday. At the opening of trading 2.97 is where the shares stood and 2.98 was the standing of the shares by the conclusion of business. This price is 1.00% up on the Thursday December 10th price of 2.95 and is all of 2.34% up from 2.91 on Wednesday December 9th.
The big area of interest at the moment is what will happen with regard to the possibility of new regulation in the United States and there is certainly a feeling that many investors are waiting for some indication as to what is going to happen with that.