Casino-based resorts have certainly changed over the years. The word casino translates to "small house," and the first casinos were just that -- small, dimly lit gambling venues. Over time, casinos evolved into colossal resorts, complete with entertainment, convention facilities, luxury shopping malls, theme parks, pools, and fine dining.
Boyd Gaming's (BYD) focus on sports betting expansion and digital opportunities in online casino gaming bode well. However, inflationary pressures are a concern.
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