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Hitt og þetta 9. febrúar 2006

DJ MARKET TALK: Online Gaming Stocks Attract Attention

[Dow Jones] Online gaming stocks including PartyGaming RTY.LN), Empire Online (EOL.LN), 888 (888.LN), Sportingbet (SBT.LN) find support following upbeat comments by industry executives at Morgan Stanley gaming conference in London, say traders.

PartyGaming CEO Richard Segal to speak later today; although he's unlikely to say anything new with the group in a closed period ahead of FY results, which are due out February 28. Conference closed to the media.

PartyGaming +2.1%, at 132p; Empire Online +6.6%, at 125p; 888 +1.3%, at 205.25p and Sportingbet +4.6%, at 409.75p. (LEV)