Penn National Gaming stock drops after profit misses while revenue beats, as gaming expenses jump

Cedar Fair's stock soars toward more-than 2-year high after confirming SeaWorld's buyout bid

Shares of Penn National Gaming Inc. PENN, -3.32% slumped 3.2% in premarket trading Thursday, after the gaming and esports company and Barstool Sports Inc. partner reported fourth-quarter profit that was well below expectations even as revenue topped forecasts, as gaming costs jumped and amid a “frenzied competitive environment.” Net income rose to $44.8 million, or … Read more

‘No, no, no, no, no!’ My wife and I are close to retirement, but we want to buy a house. Should I empty my 401(k) for the down payment?

'No, no, no, no, no!' My wife and I are close to retirement, but we want to buy a house. Should I empty my 401(k) for the down payment?

Dear MarketWatch, My wife and I have been renting for many years, and we think it’s time to buy our first house. We live in Westchester County, N.Y., and we are looking for a home in the $450,000 to $475,000 price range. We both have 401(k)s — my wife has about $450,000 in her 401(k) and … Read more

Which games were all-time classics?

Which games were all-time classics?

There was a time when Super Bowl dramatics were few and far between. But for most of the past two decades, the game has usually managed to live up to its perpetual hype. With Super Bowl 56 fast approaching, here are my all-time Super Sunday game rankings (cardinal number, season noted in parentheses): 1. LI … Read more