Buffett's Berkshire dumps GE, adds Synchrony

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Monday said it has taken a 17.5 million share stake in Synchrony Financial and shed its investment in the financial services company's former parent, General Electric Co.

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___ Apple drives Dow above 22,000 even as other stocks struggle NEW YORK (AP) — The Dow Jones industrial average closes above 22,000 points for the first time, driven by a big gain in Apple.

The Long and Short of Trading Stocks

Investors have two main ways to make money when stocks move, though many investors have heard of only one. Everyone knows you can profit on stocks as they go up,…

Dow hits record high while tech retreats

(Reuters) - The Dow Jones Industrial Average hit a record closing high on Monday, helped by Boeing, while selling in Facebook, Alphabet and other technology companies checked the S&P 500 and pulled the Nasdaq lower.