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Paddy Power blows a million dollars by paying out on a Crooked Hillary Clinton win 2 weeks ago. Premature?

By Tom Winnifrith | Monday 31 October 2016


Disclosure: I have no positions in any stocks mentioned, and no plans to initiate any positions within the next 72 hours. I wrote this article myself, and it expresses my own opinions. I am not receiving compensation for it (other than from ShareProphets). I have no business relationship with any company whose stock is mentioned in this article.


On 18th October Paddy Power (PPB) announced that it would pay out more than $1 million to those who had backed crooked Hillary Clinton to win the US Election even though voting was still three weeks away. With hindsight was this a rather costly blunder. On the 18th Paddy announced on its blog


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