Foxwoods’ May slot revenues down 2.6%

BY Joe Cooper

PHOTO | Contributed
PHOTO | Contributed
Foxwoods Resort Casino.
Foxwoods Resort Casino reported its slot revenues fell 2.6 percent in May to $38.5 million.

The casino, operated by the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation, posted $38.5 million in slot revenues last month, down 2.6 percent from $39.5 million recorded in May 2017.

The amount slot bettors wagered in May, known as the "handle," was $482 million, a decrease of 4.4 percent from the $504 million wagered in the year-ago period.

Foxwoods said it contributed $9.9 million to the state in May.