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The Dumbest Churchill Story Ever

(Steven Hayward) There are a lot of myths and apocryphal stories about Churchill that can never quite be put down (such as the one that he was so drunk on one 1940 radio speech that he hired an actor to deliver it for him). The Churchill Center—you should join!—has a long list of the myths, along with links with the definitive information. Show More Summary

Gambling company Churchill Downs acquires Big Fish Games for $885 million

Best known outside of the gambling industry as the racecourse that hosts the Kentucky Derby, the casino operator and online betting company now has a new gaming arm....

Churchill Downs Inc. (CHDN): Balyasny Asset Management Adds 45% To Its Holdings As The Company Seeks To Improve P.R.

Dmitry Balyasny’s Balyasny Asset Management disclosed today a 45% increase in its exposure to Churchill Downs, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHDN). According to a Schedule 13G form filed with the SEC, the fund now beneficially owns an aggregate of 909,724 shares of the company’s Common Stock, which represent more than 5.2% of its total shares outstanding. Balyasny Asset […]

Churchill Downs Inc. Is Deviating From Their Long Term, Low Debt Strategy

By ColoradoWealthManagementFund: Churchill Downs Inc. (NASDAQ:CHDN) has four segments, though only three of them are significant to the operation of the business. Those segments, in order of revenue are: Gaming Racing Online Other Investments The business model of Churchill Downs has been changing. Show More Summary

Churchill Downs, Inc. (CHDN): Three Bays Capital Discloses 5% Passive Stake

Matthew Sidman’s Three Bays Capital has revealed a new stake in Churchill Downs, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHDN). The position contains almost 921,900 shares, which represent 5.3% of the company’s common stock. At the current price of Churchill Downs, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHDN), the value of the passive position amounts to roughly $90.33 million. Matthew Sidman is a former employee […]

Wes Welker -- Churchill Downs Backs NFL Star ... No Signs of Drug Use

6 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity :

Churchill Downs has no problems with Wes Welker -- with reps telling TMZ Sports there were no signs he was doing drugs during the Kentucky Derby... noting that he's welcome back to the track anytime. Welker was suspended by the NFL for 4 games…

Update: Churchill Downs Earnings

By Marshall Hargrave: Churchill Downs (NASDAQ:CHDN) released 2Q earnings that had EPS coming in at $3.21 (beating consensus of $3.17) and revenues of $303.7 million (missing consensus of $309.5 million). The company did manage to post record revenues that were up 7% y/y and record EBITDA up 12% y/y. Show More Summary

Rory McIlroy Leads By a Nose at Top of Stretch

7 months agoSports / Golf : Armchair Golf

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Not far from Churchill Downs, along Shelbyville Road east of downtown, there's a horse race otherwise known as the PGA Championship. Firing a third-round 67 that included six birdies and two bogeys, favorite Rory McIlroy is ahead by a nose. Show More Summary

Dufner Serves "Butt Rubbed" Filet Mignon To Former Champs

Anyone who hosts their PGA Champions Dinner at Churchill Downs

Churchill Downs' (CHDN) CEO Bob Evans on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Churchill Downs Incorporated (NASDAQ:CHDN) Q2 2014 Earnings Conference Call July 31, 2014 09:00 a.m. ET Executives Courtney Yopp Norris – Director of Corporate Communications Bob Evans – Chairman and CEO Bill Mudd – Chief Financial Officer...Show More Summary

Los Alamitos bets on thoroughbreds

When California Chrome arrived at Churchill Downs earlier this year, his trainer, Art Sherman, kept hearing from people around the track why his horse wouldn't win the Kentucky Derby.

Wes Welker didn't return extra $15K to Churchill Downs

Wes Welker confirmed Friday he didn't return the extra $15,000 he won at the Kentucky Derby to Churchill Downs.

Horse Dead at Churchill Downs After Blast from Obnoxious Stadium-Style Sound System

A racehorse died at Kentucky's Churchill Downs racetrack, killed by a freak accident after being startled, the owner says, by the track's new sound system. Trainer Kenneth Wirth reported that Never Tell Lynda, a five-year-old mare, was near the paddock when she suddenly reared, twisted in the air, then fell striking her head. Show More Summary

Horse Dies In Infuriatingly Avoidable Accident At Churchill Downs

9 months agoSports : Deadspin

Unless you reject the idea of horse racing, you have to accept that horses break down and are destroyed. It's an unfortunate part of the sport, and lots could be done to minimize fatalities, but it's always going to happen. At Churchill Downs yesterday, five-year-old mare Never Tell Lynda did not need to die. Read more...

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