Macau December gaming revenue growth pegged at about 12 percent

    Analysts estimate growth in Macau’s gross gaming revenue will be about 12 percent this month. Sterne Agee sees revenue of $3.96 billion, up 12 percent, while Barclays is among the more bullish, predicting growth of about 18.5 percent. Wells Fargo Securities has a range of 12 -15 percent. Sterne Agee reckons month-to-date December table market share is SJM at 25.3 percent, Galaxy Entertainment at 17.2 percent, Las Vegas Sands at 22.8 percent, Melco Crown at 12.7 percent, Wynn Resorts at 11.7 percent and MGM Resorts at 10.3 percent.