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How to buy Synchrony Financial stock

6 simple steps to owning and managing your SYF shares.

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How to buy shares in Synchrony Financial

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  2. Open and fund your brokerage account. Complete an application with your personal and financial details, like your ID and bank information. Fund your account with a bank transfer, credit card or debit card.
  3. Search for Synchrony Financial. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol: SYF. Research its history to confirm it's a solid investment against your financial goals.
  4. Purchase now or later. Buy today with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until Synchrony Financial reaches your desired price. To spread out your purchase, look into dollar-cost averaging, which smooths out buying at consistent intervals and amounts.
  5. Decide on how many to buy. At today's price of $22.01, weigh your budget against a diversified portfolio that can minimize risk through the market's ups and downs. You may be able to buy a fractional share of Synchrony Financial, depending on your broker.
  6. Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of Synchrony Financial. Optimize your portfolio by tracking how your stock — and even the business — performs with an eye on the long term. You may be eligible for dividends and shareholder voting rights on directors and management that can affect your stock.

INVESTMENT PRODUCTS: NOT A DEPOSIT • NOT FDIC INSURED • NO BANK GUARANTEE • MAY LOSE VALUE

Price details for Synchrony Financial (SYF)

Open $22.35 Previous close $21.86
High $22.825 Change $0.15
Low $22 Change % 0.686%
Close $22.01 Timestamp 1593702180
Volume N/A GMT offset 0

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Synchrony Financial company summary

Information last updated 2020-08-02.

Synchrony Financial (SYF) is a leading Consumer Finance business based in the USA. Synchrony Financial (SYF) is listed on the NYSE and employs 16500 staff.

Profile

Industry Credit Services Currency symbol $
Code SYF Country name USA
Type Common Stock Country ISO US
Name Synchrony Financial ISIN US87165B1035
Exchange NYSE CUSIP 87165B103
Currency code USD Sector Financial Services
Currency name US Dollar Full-time employees 16500

Detailed company information

Synchrony Financial operates as a consumer financial services company in the United States. It delivers a range of specialized financing programs and consumer banking products to digital, retail, home, auto, travel, health, and pet industries. The company also offers private label credit cards, dual cards, general purpose co-branded credit cards, and small and medium-sized business credit products; and promotional financing for consumer purchases, such as private label credit cards and installment loans. In addition, it provides promotional financing to consumers for health, veterinary and personal care procedures, and services and products, such as dental, vision, audiology, and cosmetic; debt cancellation products; and deposit products, including certificates of deposit, individual retirement accounts, money market accounts, and savings accounts to retail and commercial customers, as well as accepts deposits through third-party securities brokerage firms. The company offers its credit products through programs established with a group of national and regional retailers, local merchants, manufacturers, buying groups, industry associations, and healthcare service providers; and deposit products through various channels, such as digital and print. Synchrony Financial was incorporated in 2003 and is headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut.

When does Synchrony Financial's fiscal year end?

Synchrony Financial's fiscal year ends in December.

Where is Synchrony Financial based?

In the USA. Synchrony Financial's address is 777 Long Ridge Road, Stamford, CT, United States, 06902.

What is Synchrony Financial's international securities identification number?

Synchrony Financial's ISIN is US87165B1035.

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