ï»¿New Jersey Online Gambling Revenue Drops for First Time
New Jersey’s Atlantic City casinos saw online gambling revenues fall for the time that is first April. (Image: Atlantic-City-Casino.com)
While the revenues from New Jersey’s emerging online gambling market happen little, most observers have actually remained upbeat about the long-lasting prospects for Internet gambling in the state. Each month, suggesting that steady growth could be expected for some time after all, since the launch of the sites in November of last year, online casino and poker games have brought in more and more money.
But that streak is now at an end. Online gambling revenues were down somewhat for nj in falling to a total of $11.4 million for the month april. That’s about a half-million less than in March, once the web sites earned $11.9 million.
An element of the reason because of this is the fact that had one less day than March april. But that does not tell the whole tale: the average take per day was also down very somewhat, dropping from $383,173 in March to $380,958 in April.
This comes after strong gains in recent months. Both January and March saw double-digit monthly gains over previous months, while even February the quickest month of the season saw a nine percent increase over January.
Good Weather, Payment Issues Cited
Officials cited reasons that are possible the decrease, while remaining upbeat about the future of on the web gambling in the state.
‘Maybe whenever the weather was nice, […]