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Synchrony Financial (SYF) Q1 Earnings: What's in the Cards?

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Synchrony Financial (SYF - Free Report) will release first-quarter 2018 results on Apr 20, 2018, before the market opens. Last quarter, the company delivered a positive earnings surprise of 11.11%.

2 Large Banks Report Soft Consumer Numbers

2018-04-15 seekingalpha
Both J.P. Morgan (JPM) and Wells Fargo (WFC) fell 2.7% and 3.4% respectively after the street was disappointed with their reported earnings and financial metrics.

Netflix, Bank of America, United Continental and More Earnings On Tap This Week

2018-04-15 247wallst
The U.S. broad markets ended this past up for the first time in a while. Year to date, the Dow Jones industrial average and the S&P 500 are down 1.5% and 0.6%, respectively. Although the numbers have been worse, the past week’s gain and a positive outlook for an earnings season that could very well stabilize the markets.

SA Stock To Watch: Netflix To The Rescue?

2018-04-14 seekingalpha
Welcome to Seeking Alpha's Stocks to Watch - a preview of key events scheduled for the next week. Follow this account and turn the e-mail alert on to receive this article in your inbox every Saturday morning.

'Very, very good' earnings season risks being overshadowed by trade, politics in week ahead

2018-04-13 cnbc
Trade talk and politics could hang over the market in the coming week, even with a blast of earnings news providing a bright spot.

Amazon's Checking Account Push Shows Next Target: Swipe Fees - Bloomberg

2018-04-07 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.

Stocks slip again after US proposes more China tariffs

NEW YORK (AP) — Another increase in trade tensions has stocks reversing course and falling again Friday morning as the U.S. considers an even larger set of tariffs on imports from China. Stocks have tumbled and then climbed this week as investors tried to get a sense of whether a trade dispute between the two nations will escalate, an outcome that could have major consequences for the global economy.

U.S. Concrete Deserves A Higher Multiple - Cramer's Lightning Round (4/5/18)

2018-04-06 seekingalpha
Stocks discussed on the Lightning Round segment of Jim Cramer's Mad Money Program, Thursday, April 5.

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Are Short Sellers Betting General Electric Will Kill Its Dividend?

2018-03-27 247wallst
Short interest in General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) rose by nearly 14% in the reporting period that ended March 15. Short sellers added almost 19 million shares to their positions, and a total of 155.34 million shares (1.8% of the total float) were short.

Stock Spin-Offs And Superinvestors

2018-03-26 seekingalpha
Many Superinvestors (including Warren Buffett, Joel Greenblatt, and Peter Lynch) have invested in stock spin-offs to generate world-class returns.

A swan-song for Toys R Us, the going-out-of-business sale

NEW YORK (AP) — Toys R Us opened its doors Friday with a going-out-of-business sale, offering clearance discounts at all 735 U.S. stores, including Babies R Us.

The Fingerprints Of Buffett's Next Deal

2018-03-20 seekingalpha
I looked at deals where Berkshire went in alone, or went in partners with 3G capital.

What Buffett And Munger Have To Say About Investing In Spinoffs

2018-03-16 valuewalk
Superinvestors and Stock Spinoffs: What Buffett, Munger, Klarman, Greenblatt, Lynch, and Pabrai Have to Say about Investing in Spinoffs

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