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  • *Shares touch a high of $24, above IPO price $23. July 31- General Electric Co's credit card unit, Synchrony Financial, made a muted debut on the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday as investors remained ambivalent about the chances of a consumer-led U.S. economic recovery.

  • GE credit card unit Synchrony makes muted debut on NYSE Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 | 9:55 AM ET

    July 31- General Electric Co's credit card unit, Synchrony Financial, made a muted debut on the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday as investors remained ambivalent about a consumer-led U.S. economic recovery. Synchrony's shares touched a high of $24 before slipping to $22.75, just below the offer price of $23 per share.

  • July 31- MasterCard Inc, the world's second-largest debit and credit card company, posted a better-than-expected 10 percent rise in quarterly profit, as more customers used its cards to make purchases. MasterCard shares were up 2.8 percent at $78 in trading before the bell on Thursday.

  • MasterCard quarterly profit rises 10 pct Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 | 8:05 AM ET

    July 31- MasterCard Inc, the world's second-largest debit and credit card company, posted a 10 percent rise in quarterly profit, as more customers used cards to make purchases. The company's net income rose to $931 million, or 80 cents per share, in the second quarter ended June 30, from $848 million, or 70 cents per share, a year earlier.

  • July 30- General Electric Co's credit card unit, Synchrony Financial, raised $2.88 billion in the biggest initial public offering so far this year, the company said on Wednesday.

  • Final Glance: Credit Card companies Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 6:02 PM ET

    American Express Co. fell$. 80 or. 9 percent, to $90.91. Capital One Financial Corp. rose$. 37 or. 5 percent, to $81.56. Discover Financial Services rose$. 21 or. 3 percent, to $62.55.

  • Midday Glance: Credit Card companies Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 1:22 PM ET

    American Express Co. fell $1.31 or 1.4 percent, to $90.40. Capital One Financial Corp. rose$. 11 or. 1 percent, to $81.30. Discover Financial Services fell$. 33 or. 5 percent, to $62.01.

  • Early Glance: Credit Card companies Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 10:42 AM ET

    American Express Co. fell $1.07 or 1.2 percent, to $90.64. Capital One Financial Corp. rose$. 16 or. 2 percent, to $81.35. Discover Financial Services fell$. 03 or percent, to $62.31.

  • WASHINGTON, July 29- More than 17,000 U.S. military personnel and other consumers will receive about $92 million in debt relief as part of a settlement over a lender's alleged improper practices, the U.S. consumer watchdog and 13 states announced on Tuesday.

  • July 29- American Express Co reported a bigger-than-expected 9 percent rise in quarterly profit as more customers used its credit cards in a recovering U.S. economy.

  • Ally posts 2Q profit on higher auto loan demand Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 11:32 AM ET

    DETROIT— Ally Financial Inc. on Tuesday reported a second-quarter profit after posting a loss in the same period a year ago as more people deposited money into its bank and demand for auto loans increased.

  • Soldiers get $92M in debt relief under settlement Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 10:33 AM ET

    Deceptive practices by Rome Finance Co., more recently doing business as Colfax Capital Corp. and Culver Capital LLC, based in California and Georgia, included failing to accurately disclose charges and interest rates, New York's Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said Tuesday.

  • NEW YORK, July 29- Ally Financial Inc reported a bigger-than-expected quarterly profit on Tuesday as auto lending jumped 11 percent to the second-highest level in the company's history. The former financing arm of General Motors Co said it had earned $323 million, or 54 cents per share, in the second quarter.

  • Final Glance: Credit Card companies Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 6:04 PM ET

    American Express Co. fell$. 07 or. 1 percent, to $91.86. Capital One Financial Corp. fell$. 12 or. 1 percent, to $81.53. Discover Financial Services rose$. 18 or. 3 percent, to $62.79.

  • Midday Glance: Credit Card companies Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 1:31 PM ET

    American Express Co. fell$. 10 or. 1 percent, to $91.83. Capital One Financial Corp. fell$. 22 or. 3 percent, to $81.43. Discover Financial Services rose$. 01 or percent, to $62.62.

  • Early Glance: Credit Card companies Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 10:33 AM ET

    American Express Co. fell$. 70 or. 8 percent, to $91.23. Capital One Financial Corp. fell$. 28 or. 3 percent, to $81.37. Discover Financial Services fell$. 24 or. 4 percent, to $62.37.

  • Final Glance: Credit Card companies Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 | 6:22 PM ET

    American Express Co. fell$. 13 or. 1 percent, to $93.15. Capital One Financial Corp. rose$. 41 or. 5 percent, to $82.40. Discover Financial Services rose$. 37 or. 6 percent, to $63.26.

  • Midday Glance: Credit Card companies Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 | 1:23 PM ET

    American Express Co. rose$. 01 or percent, to $93.29. Capital One Financial Corp. rose$. 48 or. 6 percent, to $82.47. Discover Financial Services rose$. 34 or. 5 percent, to $63.23.

  • Early Glance: Credit Card companies Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 | 11:37 AM ET

    American Express Co. rose$. 12 or. 1 percent, to $93.40. Capital One Financial Corp. rose$. 30 or. 4 percent, to $82.29. Discover Financial Services rose$. 27 or. 4 percent, to $63.16.

  • NEW YORK, July 24- Trying to take your financial temperature? It's not just a matter of how much money you have in the bank. Contrary to big financial numbers that make most people stick their heads in the sand, many obsess about their credit scores, says Greg McBride, chief financial analyst for Bankrate.com.