Monday, May 17, 2010

Mohegan Sun Reports Decline In April Slot Revenue Of About 1%

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The Mohegan Sun today reported slot machine revenue of $63.7 million during the month of April, a decline of 0.9 percent when compared to the same month last year.

On Friday, Foxwoods reported April slot revenue of $52.3 million, a decline of 9.1 percent when compared to April 2009.

To attract customers, Mohegan Sun has substantially increased the free play promotions sent to customers. Patrons redeemed $5.4 million in free play at Mohegan Sun during the month of April, almost three times the amount redeemed in April 2009, while $6.2 million was redeemed at Foxwoods compared to $3.9 million redeemed at Foxwoods in April 2009.

Twenty-five percent of the casinos' slot revenue is paid to the State of Connecticut.