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Janis “Jan” Jones Blackhurst has been appointed to the Company’s Board of Directors at Caesars Entertainment (NASDAQ: CZR)

Caesars Entertainment (NASDAQ: CZR) spotted trading -2.70% off 52-week high price. On the other end, the stock has been noted 103.94% away from the low price over the last 52-weeks. The stock changed 0.34% to recent value of $11.9. The stock transacted 18878711 shares during most recent day however it has an average volume of 20356.73K shares. The company has 677.77M of outstanding shares and 672.67M shares were floated in the market.  

Caesars Entertainment (NASDAQ: CZR), one of the world’s most diversified casino-entertainment providers, announced that Janis “Jan” Jones Blackhurst has been appointed to the Company’s Board of Directors, effective September 5, 2019, subject to regulatory approval. Ms. Blackhurst, who has been a senior executive at Caesars since 1999, will continue in her current role, Executive Vice President, Public Policy & Corporate Responsibility, until October 1, 2019. Ms. Blackhurst replaces Richard Schifter who has resigned as a director effective September 5, 2019.

During her 20 years at Caesars, Ms. Blackhurst helped develop and grow the industry’s first Responsible Gaming practices to include an ambassador model for the gaming industry and the first industry code of commitment. Under her leadership, Caesars Entertainment has earned a perfect score in the Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index for 10 consecutive years. Most recently, she led the Company’s Gender Equity Initiative. Ms. Blackhurst also served as Chair of the Caesars Foundation, strengthening communities through philanthropic activities and corporate gifts

“Jan is not only a driven and accomplished leader, but she is also a legend in Las Vegas – the city’s first woman mayor and a popular leader in business and politics – and we are thrilled to welcome her to the Board,” said James Hunt, Chairman of Caesars Entertainment. “With her appointment, Caesars will continue to benefit from her vast experience, expertise and incredible relationships and I am confident she will bring valuable leadership and insight to our board.”

 Its earnings per share (EPS) expected to touch remained 104.60% for this year while earning per share for the next 5-years is expected to reach at 0.24%. CZR has a gross margin of 52.40% and an operating margin of 7.10% while its profit margin remained -2.60% for the last 12 months. 

 According to the most recent quarter its current ratio was 1.1 that represents company’s ability to meet its current financial obligations. The price moved ahead of 3.34% from the mean of 20 days, 1.72% from mean of 50 days SMA and performed 24.48% from mean of 200 days price. Company’s performance for the week was 3.39%, 3.84% for month and YTD performance remained 75.26%.

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