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New Jersey Betting
New Jersey residents placed bets totaling $16.4 million from June 14-30 as the state opened up sports betting operations following the Supreme Court ruling that overturned a previous law barring states from legalizing sports gambling.
The sports books were able to hold $3.5 million, the amount the house keeps of the amount wagers, while the state of New Jersey was able to generate $300,000 in taxes from the wagers.
For comparison, Nevada has averaged a hold percentage of 5.5% since 1992.
JP Morgan Investor Earnings Call
JP Morgan feels pretty good right now. Here's why TheStreet's founder Jim Cramer remains bullish on the bank stock.
TheStreet's Executive Editor Brian Sozzi covers the one "killer stat" that investors should know about earnings. Memo: traders should be cautious into earnings from hot tech companies such as Facebook (FB) - Get Meta Platforms Inc. Report and Amazon (AMZN) - Get Amazon.com Inc. Report .
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