Warren Buffett

Learn From Warren Buffett's Diversification

One of the investing principles we are thought and read about is to diversify our portfolio by sector and by asset allocations. It's one of the …

Investing

My Heartbreaking Stock Epiphany - Chapter 2 of 3

Have you ever had one of those “aha moments” that wasn’t a good thing? One that made you sick to your stomach and had you question what you were doing? (To read Chapter 1: <i>The Day Mutual Funds And Annuities Failed Me</i> click here)<p>My big meeting with my new client was only a couple of days away and I …

Benjamin Graham

Warren Buffett And The Greatest Crisis Facing The World Today

<b>On the heels of a rough couple of weeks in major markets, today King World News takes a look at Warren Buffett and the greatest crisis facing the</b> …

Investing

Charlie Munger on The Intelligent Improvement of Yourself

How should we go about <i>intelligently</i> improving ourselves?<p>The irreverent billionaire and business partner of Warren Buffett offered a deep response at …

Charlie Munger

9 books billionaire Warren Buffett thinks everyone should read

When Warren Buffett started his investing career, he would read 600, 750, or 1,000 <i>pages a day.</i><p>Even now, he still spends about 80% of his day …

Investing

Why Investors Shouldn’t Steal Stock Picks from Great Investors

Regulatory filings make it easy to see what billionaire investors are buying or selling, but here’s why you should do your work before diving in with …

Berkshire Hathaway

How Warren Buffett Built a Massive Base of Superfans

Every year, thousands travel to a stockholder meeting to see The Oracle of Omaha. These aren't your average consumers--they're superfans.<p><i>In their book,</i> Superfandom: How Our Obsessions Are Changing What We Buy and Who We Are<i>, authors and cofounders of toy company Squishable Zoe Fraade-Blanar and</i> …

Berkshire Hathaway

A Look Back At Warren Buffett's 5-Year IBM Prediction

In Berkshire Hathaway's 2011 shareholder letter Warren Buffett laid out a logical framework for share repurchases.<p>One illustration focused on the …

Investing

A Few Things I Learned Watching a Hedge Fund Manager Lose $4 Billion on One Trade

Maybe you also followed this story. Or maybe not. But basically a really big hedge fund manager, one of those guys who people quote and probably talk …

Berkshire Hathaway

A $4.7 trillion deal? Painter tells SEC he's richer than Gates, Buffett and Bezos

A few hours after the New York market closed on February 1, an obscure Chicago artist by the name of Antonio Lee told the world he had become the …

Fraud

5 Undervalued Large-Cap Stocks For Value Investors - March 2017

FITB, AMP, DOW, STI, and SYMC are all rated as suitable for the Defensive Investor and/or the Enterprising Investor following the ModernGraham …

Benjamin Graham

Trump Bump: Warren Buffett Is The Biggest Billionaire Gainer Since The Election

Billionaire investor Warren Buffett arrives in a trolley he rented to take voters to their polling station, on election day in Omaha, Neb., Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)<p>The billionaire who has benefited most from the market rally following Trump’s election was one of Clinton’s most …

Berkshire Hathaway

2 Stocks Billionaires Own

Breaking down bets on Liberty Broadband and Delta Air Lines by billionaire investors George Soros and Warren Buffett.<p>Billionaires Warren Buffett and …

Investing

Best Warren Buffett: Sell Deere & Co. At The Top

The stock is running out of steam.<p>There is a gap at $95 that needs to be filled.<p>Flat revenue for 2017 is clear sell signal after big rally.<p>Investors …

Stocks

The Many Faces Of Value

Warren Buffett commemorated the 50th anniversary of <i>Security Analysis</i> by writing about a few <i>lucky</i> investors. The accepted theory at the time was that …

Stocks

7 Personal Finance Tips From Warren Buffett

Here are some of my favorite words of wisdom from the Oracle of Omaha.<p>Warren Buffett is generally considered to be the best long-term investor of all …

Investing

This Is the Only Part of Warren Buffett's Pay That Changed in the Past 7 Years

His salary's been stuck at $100,000 for decades.<p>Being a billionaire is usually pretty great — but it can also come with a huge target on your …

Investing

How to Use a Formula to Think Like Warren Buffet

1<p><b>Avoid technology companies if you cannot easily understand them.</b> The same is true if they have competitors you cannot easily understand. Any time …

Benjamin Graham

West Virginia factory worker wins $100,000 in Warren Buffett's bracket challenge

<b>New York (CNN) —</b> Warren Buffett's NCAA bracket challenge has a winner.<p>A West Virginia factory worker won $100,000 for correctly picking the first 29 games of the basketball tournament's first round, outlasting everyone else who entered the competition for Berkshire Hathaway employees.<p>He also picked …

Investing

Five stock picks inspired by 3G Capital and Buffett strategies

<i>John Reese is CEO of Validea.com and Validea Capital, the manager of an actively managed ETF. Globe Investor has a distribution agreement with Validea.ca, a premium Canadian stock screen service. Try it today –</i> <b>Globe and Mail readers get an exclusive 25-per-cent discount.</b><p>The Brazilian billionaire …

Berkshire Hathaway

Highlights from Markel’s 2016 Annual Letter

Intelligent investors should be skeptical when reading about companies that could be the “next Berkshire Hathaway” or executives who resemble a …

Berkshire Hathaway

Warren Buffett Proves Right And Wrong About Munich Re

Buffett sold a large portion of his stake in Munich Re (HAM:MUV2) in 2015 citing a terrible outlook for the reinsurance business. A year and a half later, it’s clear he would have made continued to profit on the stock if he had held it, but it is unclear how long that will last and whether his …

Investing

Apple shares set all-time high on rumors of upcoming product release

Apple shares surged one percent to hit an all-time high of $141.46 at the end of trading on Monday following reports that the company's first …

iPhone

Kraft Heinz Expands Sustainability Push After Unilever Bid - Bloomberg

Kraft Heinz Co., rebuffed recently in its bid to buy Unilever, is investing $200 million in an expanded corporate social responsibility program that …

Unilever

Because of Warren Buffett, people now realize Apple does have a 'moat,' analyst says

UBS analyst Steven Milunovich shared his views on Apple in an interview Tuesday on CNBC's "Squawk on the Street."<p>On Apple's run in the market: "The …

Investing

Sentiment Analysis of Warren Buffett’s Letters to Shareholders

(This article was first published on <b>Michael Toth's Blog</b>, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)<p>Last week, I was reading through Warren Buffett’s most …

Data Science

Warren Buffett Revealing His Secret To Becoming Wealthy And Successful

Lots of people aspire to do plenty of things at the same time, from getting a well-paid job, to traveling around the world, becoming an amateur …

Self-improvement

Bill Gates Net Worth 2017: Forbes’ Billionaire List Recognizes Warren Buffett, Jeff Bezos, Amancio Ortega As World’s Richest

Few financial lists generate as much excitement as Forbes' annual Billionaires List, which ranks the world's richest people. From titan investors to …

Wealth

Warren Buffett pushes back at critics of stock buybacks

<i>John Reese is CEO of Validea.com and Validea Capital, the manager of an actively managed ETF. Globe Investor has a distribution agreement with Validea.ca, a premium Canadian stock screen service. Try it.</i><p>Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway currently has $86-billion (U.S.) cash at its disposal to …

Stocks