Berkshire Hathaway

Here's What Warren Buffett Really Thinks About Bitcoin

Hint: The cryptocurrency probably won't end up in Berkshire Hathaway's portfolio anytime soon.<p>Bitcoin is not only the top digital currency on the …

Stocks

Why Twitter Inc Wouldn't Be a Warren Buffett Stock

With the company's stock up 19% since announcing "blowout" third-quarter earnings results on Oct. 26, some may think <b>Twitter</b> (NYSE: TWTR) must be close to righting the ship. For those who follow the tech industry in general, it was hard to miss the headlines.<p>The headlines went something like this: …

Stocks

As Warren Buffett Throws in the Towel, What's Next for IBM?

While Berkshire Hathaway and Warren Buffett continue to trim their position in IBM, is this an opportunity for long-term investors?<p>In a rare misfire …

Stocks

Can I Buy Wawa Stock?

Find out everything there is to know about investing in this popular Pennsylvania convenience-store chain.<p>Founded more than 50 years ago when the …

Stocks

MORGAN STANLEY: These 16 stocks are set for huge growth no matter what

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway has made nearly $2 billion on its investment in Apple.<p>The conglomerate bought more in the third quarter just as the stock, with the rest of the tech sector, continued to hit new highs.<p>Many of his other investments aren't doing too badly either, to say the …

Stocks

3 Smart Things You Can Do with $1,000 Right Now

A thousand dollars can be far more powerful than you think, if you spend it strategically. Here are some great ways to put $1,000 to work for you.<p>So …

Stocks

So, About That Tax Break For Private Jets

Why one of the most liberal lawmakers in the Senate is backing it and what it really means.<p>Tucked away inside the Senate Republican’s tax bill, already jam-packed with goodies for U.S. businesses, is a provision that seems specially tailored to spark massive populist outrage: a tax break aimed at …

News (U.S.)

Warren Buffett is ignoring a major disruptive force

One of Berkshire's biggest subsidiaries is auto insurer GEICO. According to Buffett's annual letter, GEICO's underwriting profit was $462 million in 2016, about 22% of the total underwriting profit from Berkshire's insurance operations. Its float -- a huge source of cash for investing -- was $17.1 …

Stocks

Here's How Berkshire Hathaway Crushed It in 2017

Warren Buffett's investment vehicle executed several well-timed investments and a spectacular cash-in during the year.<p>We're not at the end of 2017 …

Stocks

A guide to buying and selling Bitcoin

Bitcoin, the world’s first decentralised cryptocurrency, has fluctuated dramatically in both value and reputation since its release in 2009 by the …

Bitcoin

Tesla's Transformers-Like Semi Truck Must Terrify Billionaire Warren Buffet

<b>Now I get Tesla:</b> Forget costly debt raises, Tesla's (TSLA) resident showman (but not very good public speaker) Elon Musk wants YOU to fund his …

Automotive Industry

Who is Warren Buffett, the most popular billionaire in America?

Investing.com - Warren Buffett has been called a wizard, a sage, and is amicably referred to as the "Oracle (NYSE:ORCL) of Omaha". His wealth extends …

Wealth

Why Warren Buffett Is Selling These Stocks

Berkshire Hathaway's portfolio doesn't change very often, but when it does, investors ought to know about it, especially if they own stocks that …

Stocks

Less is best when it comes to making an investment decision as a group

Money manager Lou Simpson recently talked about the negative correlation between the number of people making an investment decision and the results. He noted that if a lot of people are involved, the tendency is for the least competent person to effectively make the decision when a consensus is …

Finance

Senate bill has provision favorable to private jet owners - MarketWatch

Private jet owners won’t have to pay certain taxes if the Senate’s version of Republicans’ tax overhaul becomes law.<p>The plan passed by the Senate …

U.S. Congress

Buffett Quarter Three Changes

Only three purchases during the third quarter with Apple being the largest.<p>Three large sales plus dividends add $9.5 billion to cash hoard, including …

Stocks

How 7 Bank Stocks Could Win Big From Financial Reform | Investopedia

Financial reform is not just about the giants of Wall Street. A bipartisan agreement announced this past Monday would give midsize U.S. regional …

Finance

Here's How Bank of America Corporation Crushed It in 2017

Bank of America continues to transform itself, and its efforts are paying off.<p><b>Bank of America</b> (NYSE:BAC) was one of the hardest-hit major U.S. banks …

Stocks

Warren Buffett's Buying These Top Stocks Now

The world's best stock picker just released his latest buys, and these three companies were his biggest buys last quarter.<p>Warren Buffett's <b>Berkshire</b> …

Stocks

IBM: Berkshire Be Damned, It’s a Buy, Says CFRA

<b>CFRA Research</b> analyst <b>David Holt</b> today defends shares of <b>International Business Machines</b> (IBM), after it was revealed in federal filings on Monday that</b> …

Stocks

Warren 'Mr Moneybags' Buffet offloads huge chunk of IBM investment

Legendary investor Warren Buffett appears to be cutting his losses on his IBM investment, slashing his shares by one-third in the last quarter.<p>Going …

Warren Buffett

Here's My Top Stock to Buy in November

A collection of excellent assets, an embedded culture of high-quality managers, and a record war chest mean Berkshire is positioned to thrive for …

Stocks

Data Sheet—Nvidia's CEO Is Just Getting Started at the Firm He Co-Founded 24 Years Ago

NEWSWORTHY<p><b>Less neutral.</b> Federal regulators are moving forward with plans to gut their <b>2015 net neutrality rules</b>. Trump-appointed Federal …

Richard Spencer

US stocks drop as weak oil prices drag down oil shares

NEW YORK (AFP) - Wall Street stocks fell on Wednesday (Nov 15) on doubts about President Donald Trump's tax cut proposal as weakness in oil prices …

Markets

3 Brand-Name Stocks Billionaire Money Managers Ditched in the Third Quarter

You're probably a customer of at least one of these three companies.<p>November brings more to investors' tables than pumpkin-spiced lattes and turkey …

Stocks

Warren Buffett Bought 3.9 Million More Apple, Inc. Shares Last Quarter

While also unloading 17 million shares of IBM.<p>Warren Buffett is famously averse to investing in tech companies, in part because technology advances …

Stocks

7 Stocks That Warren Buffett Is Buying and Selling

Christmas comes four times a year if you’re a fan of Warren Buffett. Thanks to regulatory requirements, acolytes get a peek at what stocks the Oracle …

Stocks

Why Compounders?

Compounders have the capacity to reinvest at high returns that results in strong stock price performance over the long-term.<p>These stocks compound at …

Investing

Warren Buffett Sheds More IBM Stock

Warren Buffett's <b>Berkshire Hathaway</b> (NYSE: BRK-A) (NYSE: BRK-B) made a nearly $11 billion bet on tech giant <b>International Business Machines</b> (NYSE: IBM) in 2011. The move seemed out of character for Buffett, who typically shuns tech stocks for being well outside his circle of competence. But IBM's …

Stocks

Why Billionaire Warren Buffett Is 100% Right on Apple

While billionaire investor Warren Buffett has always tended to stay away from investing in tech companies, he made his first foray into Apple (AAPL) …

Investing