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Investors Buy Large Volume of Put Options on Synchrony Financial (SYF)

After $0.61 actual EPS reported by Synchrony Financial for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -1.64% negative EPS growth. The company has PEG ratio...


One killed, several wounded by army mutiny in Ivory Coast

But a large military convoy arrived in the town of Tiebissou, about 60 km (40 miles) south of Bouake , on Sunday afternoon, the witness said. The renewed sho...


Trump to move quickly to replace Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Trump had tweeted, "James Comey better hope that there are no "tapes" of our conversations before he starts leaking to the press!" Democrats have accused th...


Friday cyberattack hit 200000 victims in over 150 countries

I am anxious about how the numbers will continue to grow when people go to work and turn on their machines on Monday morning. "I am anxious about how the number...


Riyadh first stop in Trump's inaugural overseas trip

The formal White House announcement also emphasized the Saudi component of the trip. At the end of May, Trump is supposed to land in Saudi Arabia, which will ...


Salvador Sobral Of Portugal Wins Eurovision Song Contest

The winning song was titled Amar Pelos Dois . "This is a victory for music. music isn't fireworks, music is feeling". The composers-lyricists of the song are ...


China's leader offers billions for new Silk Road initiative

China will be holding a high profile meeting on the initiative of China Silk Road that will link Asia to Europe tomorrow in Beijing called One Belt One Road sum...


USA institutions "under assault': Ex National Intelligence head"

Clapper also told Stephanopoulos that then-FBI Director Comey seemed "uneasy" about having dinner with President Trump because of "the appearance of potentially...


Family says JetBlue kicked them off plane over carry-on cake

The family say they put the cake in an overhead bin, but a flight attendant told them it posed a "security risk" so they moved it under a seat. According to ...


Snap Inc. loses $2.2B in first quarter as public company

Even without that one-time cost, however, Snap's loss doubled from the same quarter a year earlier. "The connectivity issue is a real problem in the develop...


China's Su clinches men's 100m title at Shanghai meeting

Long jumper Luvo Manyonga opened his global campaign in explosive fashion on Saturday, taking a commanding victory at the Diamond League meeting in Shanghai ...


Warren Buffet regrets missing out on Google and Amazon

By comparison, the two stock-pickers at Berkshire, Ted Weschler and Todd Combs, manage about $20 billion between them and get paid $1 million a year in salary, ...


Oil prices rise in Asia in expectation of Aramco supply cut

Falih said recent price falls had been caused by the low demand season and refinery maintenance, as well as by non-OPEC production growth, especially in the Uni...


The Lib Dems just pledged to legalise cannabis

The policy proposal was included in the party's manifesto for women, and comes after the United Nations and Amnesty International said that banning prostitution...


Nigeria, others benefit as oil prices surge 3 per cent

All members of OPEC support an extension of the cuts for a second six-month period, as do non-member nations that joined last year's accord to curtail a global ...


Bank of England keeps rates at record low as economy slows

Prime Minister Theresa May is pushing for a trade agreement to be negotiated at the same time as Brexit, but her European Union counterparts made it clear they ...


Active Volume Stock: Kohl's Corp. (KSS)

GHP Investment Advisors Inc. acquired a new position in shares of Kohl's Co. during the third quarter valued at approximately $246,000. Botty Investors LLC no...


Oil prices edge up in anticipation of extended crude output cut

In the report, OPEC pointed to continued high compliance by its members with the supply cut deal and said oil stocks in industrialised nations fell in March -...


Jimmy Kimmel's powerful, personal monologue touches off health care debate

Late night TV host Jimmy Kimmel has delivered an emotional monologue about healthcare and the birth of his son after returning to air following a week off. With...


#RWC2019: Springboks to face All Blacks in pool stages

The action gets underway on September 20 2019 and ends with the final on November 2. "We've got two very big games in our pool against France and Argentina...


Former AG Yates tells Senate she warned of Flynn vulnerability

The testimony from Yates , an Obama administration holdover fired soon after for other reasons, marked her first public comments about the concerns she raise...


Swiss National Bank Boosts Position in Symantec Co. (SYMC)

The short ratio in the company's stock is documented at 4.38 and the short float is around of 3.95%. SYMC was trading -5.30% below its 52-week high and 96.2...


Coach acquires Kate Spade for $2.4 billion

Handbag maker Coach Inc. has been looking for an acquisition for months now, as it looks to turn around its business in the ever-slow handbag market. Kate Spa...


Buffett says AHCA is tax cut for the rich

Shareholders overwhelmingly rejected a proposal that would have required Berkshire to disclose its political contributions twice a year. He said it may have b...


Cook: Apple Spending $1B for Advanced Manufacturing Jobs

CEO Tim Cook revealed late Wednesday that his company has created a $1 billion fund to invest in USA companies developing advanced manufacturing technologies. "...