Berkshire Hathaway

How to Travel in Style Exactly Like Billionaire Warren Buffett

Billionaire investor and Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A) (BRK.B) CEO Warren Buffett is known for his legendary frugality almost as well as he is for his …

Warren Buffett

How to Make a Deal Like Billionaire Investor Warren Buffett

Billionaire investor Warren Buffett knows how to strike a good deal. The "Oracle of Omaha" has amassed $78 billion in net worth and owns more than 60 …

Stocks

How to invest like . . . Geraldine Weiss,
the queen of blue-chip dividends

Warren Buffett has his four principles of investing and Benjamin Graham used 
a 10-point “deep value” checklist for picking stocks. But did you know that if you had focused on one measurement alone – the dividend yield – you could have generated better returns than America’s S&P 500 index and …

Investing

Buffett calls pessimists about United States 'out of their mind'

Uncertainty about how the United States will cope with growing tumult in the world has not dampened Warren Buffett's optimism for the country's prospects over the long term -- even 100 years into the future.<p>"Whenever I hear people talk pessimistically about this country, I think they're out of …

Business

Analyst: Berkshire Hathaway Stock Is a Buy -- The Motley Fool

One analyst thinks investors are underestimating Berkshire's upside. Here's why.<p>JPMorgan analyst Sarah Dewitt just started coverage on famed investor …

Stocks

Even Business Leaders Are Realizing Health Insurance Companies Serve No Purpose

Most of us have lost faith in private health insurers and want the government to do more in health care.<p>Polls show a growing number of Americans are …

Health Care

Here’s the mistake most Australian investors are making

The Australian share market has been one of the best places to have your money invested for a very long time.When you add in the generous franking …

Investing

STORE Capital: A DG Story Emerges

Store has garnered some attention and price appreciation since the announcement of Berkshire buying a large stake.<p>Store has continued to perform well …

Business

Buffett Wins Bet

NYPost: The Oracle of Omaha once again has proven that Wall Street’s pricey investments are often a lousy deal. Warren Buffett made a $1 million bet …

Investing

The wealthiest local sheriff in America is starting his first full week on the job

The new sheriff in Macon County, Illinois, doesn’t have a long and storied career in law enforcement. He’s a commercial farmer, an author of multiple books, and a corporate-board member. He’s also the head of a multi-billion-dollar foundation that wants to end world hunger, and the son of one of …

Wealth

University of Berkshire Hathaway: Notes From Annual Shareholders Meeting (Book Review)

If you are a Buffett & Munger follower, you should be intrigued by University of Berkshire Hathaway: 30 Years of Lessons Learned from Warren Buffett …

Charlie Munger

3 Stocks to Buy and Hold for Decades -- The Motley Fool

These stocks should stand the test of time.<p>Trading in and out of stocks may be exciting, but it's no way to build wealth. Buying shares of …

Stocks

Why Berkshire Hathaway's Dividend Is Coming Sooner Than You Might Think -- The Motley Fool

Berkshire Hathaway isn’t the only company with more money than investment ideas. Blackstone, KKR, Apollo, and Oaktree Capital Group are awash with …

Stocks

I Am Following Buffett In Buying This REIT

STORE Capital's assets will always find willing tenants and are not threatened by the e-commerce trend.<p>STORE Capital's management makes many …

Investing

JPMORGAN: Here's who we think will replace Warren Buffett at Berkshire Hathaway

In Berkshire Hathaway's 2014 letter, Warren Buffett wrote that the legendary conglomerate's "future CEOs should come from internal candidates whom the Berkshire board has grown to know well."<p>JPMorgan believes that it has identified the most likely internal candidate.<p>The bank's analysts named Greg …

Stocks

Now This Is Getting Ridiculous

While the mantra on Wall Street continues to be for higher rates, economic fundamentals continue to point to a resumption of the grind lower in long …

Finance

STOCKS SLIP FROM RECORD HIGHS: Here's what you need to know

Stocks fell from a record highs reached earlier this week as traders reacted to escalating North Korean tensions and oil prices declined.<p>The S&P 500 lost 0.1%. Meanwhile, the Dow rose 0.2% and the more tech-heavy Nasdaq decreased 0.5%.<p>First up, the scoreboard:<p><b>Dow:</b> 22,210.92, +53.36, (+0.24%)• <b><br>S&P …

Business

Get There - The Washington Post

• Perspective<p>This high-powered banker quit to make caramel chocolates at her company, Chouquette — and never looked back.<p>Perspective<p>A credit freeze is much more powerful than putting a fraud alert on your credit report.<p>Perspective<p>Did any of the credit bureau executives profited off knowing before the …

Jamie Dimon

Underneath The Hood: AutoZone Shows 17% Upside

Searching for stocks with potential moats will lead value investors to AutoZone.<p>While shares are down 30% year-to-date, ROIC hasn't dropped below 30% …

Stocks

Warren Buffett Increased His Wealth 7,268% Using This 1 Method

Albert Einstein called compound interest the 8th wonder of the world. But it doesn't just apply to finance.<p>With an estimated net worth of $76 billion (and growing steadily), Warren Buffett is unquestionably one of the most successful investors in history.<p>Over his 52-year stint as CEO of Berkshire …

Wealth

Berkshire Hathaway adds a sell-side fan

JPMorgan's Sarah DeWitt initiates coverage on Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A, BRK.B) with an Overweight rating and price target (on A shares) of $315K, or …

Business

The 10 Biggest Companies That Subject Workers to Drug Testing

For the past 35 or so years, millions of American workers have had to submit to a humiliating, privacy-invading procedure to get or keep a job: the …

Liberal View

How Warren Buffett broke American capitalism

by Robin Harding,<p>Growing up, I admired nobody more than Warren Buffett, the greatest investor ever. His achievement is towering. The market is an …

Warren Buffett

Home Capital investors reject investment from Warren Buffett's firm

OMAHA, Neb. — Shareholders of Canadian lender Home Capital Group have rejected Warren Buffett's offer to buy a second large block of stock in the company.<p>In June, Berkshire Hathaway agreed to lend $1.5 billion to Home Capital and bought roughly 20% of Home Capital's stock.<p>That deal included a …

Money

Five things you should know before you start your work day on Sept. 13

Good morning. Editor Nicole MacAdam (@nicole_mac1) here. Home Capital shareholders reject second investment by Warren Buffett, Britain sides with …

Canadian News

Home Capital shareholders vote down Buffett investment

Home Capital Group’s (HCG.TO) shareholders have voted overwhelmingly against the second tranche of Warren Buffett’s investment in the embattled …

Business (Canada)

Warren Buffett Bags Quick 29% Return in Store Capital -- The Motley Fool

After acquiring 10% of Store Capital in June, Berkshire Hathaway is already up nearly 30% in less than three months.<p>Warren Buffett's legendary …

Stocks

Unilever: Sell Now?

The share price of Unilever has undergone a stellar appreciation since the Kraft Heinz merger proposal.<p>Unilever looks to be on track with its …

Stocks

Home Capital shareholders vote no on second investment by Warren Buffett

TORONTO — Shareholders of Home Capital Group Inc. voted against Warren Buffett’s additional investment in the alternative mortgage lender, keeping …

Canadian News

Home Capital shareholders reject Buffett plans to increase stake

Shares in struggling Canadian subprime mortgage lender Home Capital fell on Tuesday after shareholders rejected billionaire investor Warren Buffett’s …

Warren Buffett