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.... . Mr Buffett is frequently pictured in public drinking Cherry Coke, and his investment firm Berkshire Hathaway is Coca-Cola's biggest shareholder, with nearly 10% of the shares. ... [Read full article on BBC ]
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....Coca-Cola announced over the weekend that a grinning cartoon portrait of the American business magnate would adorn cans and bottles of his favourite flavour following its introduction in the country on 10 March. Berkshire Hathaway, Buffett’s investment firm, is Coca-Cola’s biggest shareholder with a 9. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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Billionaire Warren Buffett becomes face of Cherry Coke in China image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 5th of April 2017 07:17:20 AM
....Coca-Cola announced over the weekend that a grinning cartoon portrait of the American business magnate would adorn cans and bottles of his favourite flavour following its introduction in the country on 10 March. Berkshire Hathaway, Buffett’s investment firm, is Coca-Cola’s biggest shareholder with a 9. ...
Warren Buffett appears on Cherry Coke cans in China image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 4th of April 2017 10:15:19 AM
.... . Mr Buffett is frequently pictured in public drinking Cherry Coke, and his investment firm Berkshire Hathaway is Coca-Cola's biggest shareholder, with nearly 10% of the shares. ...
Warren Buffett upbeat on US business growth image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 26th of February 2017 11:22:32 AM
....But he took an upbeat view of the US economy, repeating his claim that "babies born in America today are the luckiest crop in history". Mr Buffett's comments came as his firm Berkshire Hathaway, which owns dozens of US stocks including Apple, Coca-Cola and the four biggest US airlines, reported a 15% rise in fourth-quarter profits to $6. ...
Warren Buffett, 'Oracle of Omaha', criticises Wall Street and praises immigrants image
. The billionaire Warren Buffett, whose stock picks have turned Berkshire Hathaway into one of the most successful conglomerates in the world, criticised Wall Street on Saturday, saying investors should “stick with low-cost index funds”. ...
Unilever takes steps to fend off renewed bid from Kraft Heinz image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 22nd of February 2017 03:09:35 PM
....Unilever’s decision to take action immediately after becoming a bid target suggests management believes Kraft could renew its interest after its billionaire backers tasted a rare defeat. Warren Buffett’s investment group Berkshire Hathaway and buyout house 3G, backed by the Brazilian billionaire Jorge Lemann, own 51% of Kraft Heinz between them. ...
The Unilever-Kraft Heinz takeover: the three key players image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 17th of February 2017 05:30:54 PM
....The son of a US congressman, Buffett displayed an early talent for business, with early ventures including selling golf balls and owning pinball machines. After a series of successful ventures, he took over the textile firm Berkshire Hathaway, which he transformed into a giant investment vehicle, with stakes in everything from restaurants to insurance companies and IBM. ...
Unilever to mount fierce defence against Kraft Heinz after rejecting £115bn offer image
....The US firm’s attentions drew fire from trade union Unite, which branded Kraft “predatory” and predicted that any deal would trigger job losses among the two companies’ combined UK workforces of nearly 9,000. It said Kraft Heinz, backed by Brazilian private equity group 3G Capital and Berkshire Hathaway – the investment vehicle of billionaire investment guru Warren Buffett – was out to make a “quick buck”. ...
How artificial intelligence could help make the insurance industry trustworthy image
....Lemonade is part of a trend by insurance companies to improve how they market their services and serve customers online. Berkshire Hathaway, for example, created AirCare, flight insurance that promises immediate payouts for cancellations, delays and baggage loss. ...
World's eight richest people have same wealth as poorest 50% image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 16th of January 2017 12:01:08 AM
....The World Economic Forum (WEF) said last week that rising inequality and social polarisation posed two of the biggest risks to the global economy in 2017 and could result in the rolling back of globalisation. Oxfam said the world’s poorest 50% owned the same in assets as the $426bn owned by a group headed by Gates, Amancio Ortega, the founder of the Spanish fashion chain Zara, and Warren Buffett, the renowned investor and chief executive of Berkshire Hathaway. ...
Coke names new CEO with focus on reducing sugar and calorie counts image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 9th of December 2016 07:56:00 PM
....Quincey, who joined Coke in 1996, is also credited with streamlining Coke’s bottling operations by merging its three main bottlers in Europe to form Coca-Cola European Partners, now Coke’s largest independent bottler by net revenue. His latest promotion was given a vote of confidence by Warren Buffett, CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, Coke’s largest shareholder. ...
Warren Buffett lunch costs $3,456,789 for anonymous bidder image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 11th of June 2016 04:15:50 PM
....However, the $3,456,789 (£2. 42m) is not going to line the pockets of the Berkshire Hathaway chief, who is the world’s third-richest person with a $66bn fortune, according to Forbes. ...
A case that will run and run: Duracell and Energizer's court fight over rabbit mascots image
....It says this is likely to confuse customers and damage its business, which has been using a drumming bunny in US marketing since 1989, making the claim that its batteries “keep going and going and going”. Duracell, owned by billionaire investor Warren Buffett’s firm, Berkshire Hathaway, has called the suit a thinly veiled attempt to renegotiate the two companies’ 1992 agreement to divide rabbit rights between Europe and North America. ...
Warren Buffett buys $1bn of Apple stocks in first for Berkshire Hathaway image
. Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway has bought $1bn worth of Apple shares in a bet that the iPhone-maker will bounce back from a recent slump. ...
Hedge funds have a lot to answer for, no wonder they're paid so well image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 10th of May 2016 06:44:41 PM
.... The sheer size of the funds meant the rewards for the managers were still enormous. It underlines a point Warren Buffett, a dogged sceptic of hedge funds, made at his Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting last month: “There’s been far, far, far more money made by people in Wall Street through salesmanship abilities than through investment abilities. ...
Warren Buffett to shareholders: climate change is nothing to worry about image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 2nd of March 2016 03:28:45 PM
....Environmental advocacy groups have criticized billionaire businessman Warren Buffett for his recent claims that climate change will be a manageable and profitable risk for the insurance industry. In his annual letter to shareholders of his conglomerate Berkshire Hathaway, Buffett pointed out that the potential devastation caused by climate change will benefit – not harm – his insurance subsidiaries. ...
Warren Buffett lambasts Donald Trump for talking down US economy image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 28th of February 2016 01:49:12 AM
. Warren Buffett has used his annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders to lambast presidential candidates who talk down the nation’s economic future as “dead wrong” – an apparent jab at Republicans and frontrunner Donald Trump. ...
Warren Buffett's 'Woodstock of capitalism' broadcast live for first time image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Sunday 21st of February 2016 08:00:08 AM
. Small investors around the world will be able to watch Warren Buffett talk live via the internet when he addresses the annual meeting of Berkshire Hathaway shareholders in April. ...
Why tackling corruption in corporate governance is not impossible image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 18th of February 2016 03:53:43 PM
....The realists were wrong. Since the beginning of the year, Berkshire Hathaway’s Warren Buffett and JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon have been holding meetings with other business leaders to discuss possible improvements in corporate governance. ...
Corruption falters as investors, journalists and voters take action image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 17th of February 2016 10:20:07 AM
....The realists were wrong. Since the beginning of the year, Berkshire Hathaway’s Warren Buffett and JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon have been holding meetings with other business leaders to discuss possible improvements in corporate governance. ...
When economists ignore the human factor, we all pay the price | Timothy Garton Ash image
.... Then there’s the conduct of major players, be they ministers, central bankers or business leaders. I recently read a splendidly robust lecture by the veteran investor Charlie Munger, Warren Buffett’s partner in Berkshire Hathaway, delivered in 2003, well before the crash. ...
How Alphabet became the biggest company in the world image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 1st of February 2016 10:20:26 PM
....Related: Google's Alphabet set to overtake Apple as world's most valuable company. Less than a year after it stormed past Berkshire Hathaway, ExxonMobil and Microsoft on its way to the top, the company’s value has passed Apple. ...
Google's Alphabet set to overtake Apple as world's most valuable company image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 1st of February 2016 09:58:49 PM
....Outside of Google, Alphabet’s subsidiaries will each have their own chief executive, reporting to Page. The structure is reportedly modelled after billionaire investor Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway, which owns a complex portfolio of businesses including clothes manufacturer Fruit of the Loom, insurer Geico and this week bought Precision Castparts, maker of aerospace and other industrial parts. ...
Investor checklist for a stock market crash image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Sunday 13th of December 2015 08:58:58 PM
.... Benjamin Graham, considered the godfather of modern value investing, and the man who taught Warren Buffett everything he knows, thought that adequate diversification could be achieved with 10 to 30 stocks. Warren Buffett himself holds 90pc of his Berkshire Hathaway portfolio in just 15 stocks. ...
Be a better forecaster by challenging your assumptions image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Saturday 5th of December 2015 04:41:19 PM
.... The best investors have the humility to accept that they just might be wrong and deliberately go in search of people who think differently. A couple of years ago, for example, Warren Buffett invited a well-known hedge fund trader who was shorting Berkshire Hathaway stock to a debate at the company’s annual meeting. ...
John Malone: the mystery method behind a media empire  image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Sunday 22nd of November 2015 09:02:56 PM
.... Malone has repaid the devotion of his investors. In his first act as chief executive of TCI, a US cable company acquired by AT&T in 1998, he delivered a compound annual growth rate of more than 30pc, just behind Berkshire Hathaway. ...
The White House climate commitments are another set of incoherent goals image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 20th of October 2015 12:12:43 PM
....Another day, another set of climate promises from big business. At the White House on Monday, the chief executives of five companies – Johnson & Johnson, Intel, Hershey’s, PG&E and Berkshire Hathaway Energy – expressed support for government action to curb climate change, joining dozens of big firms that pledged to curb their own greenhouse gas emissions. ...
Buffett's Berkshire takes on Charles Taylor insurance books image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Monday 19th of October 2015 11:33:10 AM
. Charles Taylor has offloaded its last tranche of property and casualty insurance policies to a subsidiary of Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway, three years after increasing competition prompted it to call time on its general insurance run-off business. ...
Investors can make mistakes and still finish up in front image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Saturday 10th of October 2015 12:36:39 PM
.... But this approach requires courage. The kind of guts that saw Warren Buffett invest 42pc of Berkshire Hathaway’s assets in American Express in 1974 when no one else was interested. ...
Warren Buffett cashes in some of his reinsurance bet with Munich Re stake sale image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Tuesday 29th of September 2015 02:52:57 PM
.... . Mr Buffett and his Berkshire Hathaway investment business built up a stake in Munich Re in 2010, building on his position in US reinsurance. ...
How to profit from the next stock market plunge - the Warren Buffett way  image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Saturday 19th of September 2015 07:01:15 AM
.... A war chest is useful at such times. Billionaire investor Warren Buffett has built a cash pile in recent years, with his company Berkshire Hathaway holding a record war chest of $67bn, prior to its $37bn acquisition of US industrial group Precision Castparts last month. ...
Warren Buffett spent $500m a week on shares during market turmoil image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Tuesday 8th of September 2015 09:40:29 PM
.... . Mr Buffett revealed he has been adding to his company's sizable stake in IBM, adding that Berkshire Hathaway's $32bn Precision Castparts deal hasn't left him short on cash for other investments. ...
Questor: Hold Amlin while it navigates the low rate environment image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Monday 24th of August 2015 05:36:10 PM
.... . Even Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway has recently suggested that it will refocus away from reinsurance in the face of increasing competition that has kept rates low. ...
The five charts that show markets are tanking – and no one knows how bad it will get image
.... Warren Buffett, the world’s third wealthiest person, saw $3. 6 billion get wiped off his fortune last week after shares in his company Berkshire Hathaway were hit. ...
Amlin raises dividend and says it's not for sale image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Monday 24th of August 2015 10:15:00 AM
.... . Even Warren Buffett's business Berkshire Hathaway is reconsidering its focus on the reinsurance industry in the face of increasing competition. ...
Market rout wipes $182bn off the world's 400 richest billionaires, according to research image
....The biggest loser in dollar terms was  Warren Buffett, the world’s third-wealthiest person, who saw $3. 6bn wiped off his fortune last week according to the Bloomberg Billionaires’ index, as shares in his Berkshire Hathaway fell more than 5 per cent. ...
From Alphabet to Warren Buffett: how the conglomerate was reborn image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 15th of August 2015 03:00:05 PM
....Just as Warren Buffett put the final touches to a $37. 2bn deal to add a nuts-and-bolts maker to his sprawling Berkshire Hathaway empire last week, Google founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin unveiled a restructuring that borrowed liberally from the sage of Omaha’s rulebook. ...
Kraft Heinz slashes 2,500 jobs in US and Canada amid changing tastes image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Wednesday 12th of August 2015 04:45:33 PM
.... Brands including Heinz baked beans are facing falling sales amid changing tastes  Photo: Alamy. The combination of Pittsburgh-based Heinz and Kraft earlier this year was engineered by Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway and Brazilian investment firm 3G Capital, which has become known for its tight cost controls. ...
Kraft Heinz announces 2,500 job cuts image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 12th of August 2015 02:07:12 PM
....Kraft Heinz is the third largest food company in North America following the merger between Kraft and Heinz earlier this year. The deal was engineered by Heinz's owners, the Brazilian investment firm 3G Capital, and billionaire investor Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway. ...
Questor share tip: What would be on Buffett's UK shopping list? image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Wednesday 12th of August 2015 08:25:26 AM
.... Shares in Precision Castparts are also out of favour, down 14pc from record highs as investors worry about an industrial slowdown. The only thing that was out of place was the price that Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway is paying – $32bn (£21bn) or $235 per share, a 21pc premium to the previous week is certainly not cheap. ...
US authorities break up 'insider trading ring' that used Ukrainian hackers image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Tuesday 11th of August 2015 06:44:26 PM
.... . Business Wire, part of Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway conglomerate, said it has co-operated fully with the US Department of Justice during its ongoing investigation. ...
Inside Alphabet: why Google rebranded itself and what happens next image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 11th of August 2015 04:53:12 PM
....Outside of Google, Alphabet’s subsidiaries will each have their own chief executive, reporting to Page. The structure is reportedly modelled after billionaire investor Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway, which owns a complex portfolio of businesses including clothes manufacturer Fruit of the Loom, insurer Geico and this week bought Precision Castparts, maker of aerospace and other industrial parts. ...
Why investors welcome Google's plan image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 11th of August 2015 12:59:27 PM
....". Larry Page has compared the new structure to Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway, investing long term in core businesses which are allowed to operate independently. ...
....The Sage of Omaha cast a spell over shares in the UK’s aerospace engineers after making his biggest acquisition to date. Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway swooped on aircraft parts supplier Precision Castparts in a £23. ...
Warren Buffett in £24bn swoop for leading aircraft parts firm Precision Castparts image
. Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway investment group is to snap up US aircraft components manufacturer Precision Castparts in a $37. ...
Google to restructure into new holding company called Alphabet image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 10th of August 2015 09:35:57 PM
.... Shares in Google soared 5% in after hours trading. The new structure is said to be similar to Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway, which wholly owns a number of diverse holdings and has stakes in several others. ...
Buffett and oil price drive US shares image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 10th of August 2015 09:13:46 PM
Warren Buffett: six key deals image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 10th of August 2015 02:48:35 PM
. In more than 50 years of investing, Warren Buffett has bought and sold stakes in some of the biggest companies in the world through his Berkshire Hathaway vehicle. ...
Buffett buys Precision Castparts image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 10th of August 2015 11:47:38 AM
. Warren Buffett's investment firm Berkshire Hathaway has agreed to buy aircraft components manufacturer Precision Castparts Corp (PCC) in a deal worth $37. ...
Activist investor buys into Cadbury's owner image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 6th of August 2015 04:11:10 PM
....A slowdown in growth for the global packaged food industry has prompted a wave of consolidation as firms try to cut costs, boost efficiency and gain scale. In the most high-profile deal, Heinz, backed by Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway and Brazilian private equity firm 3G Capital, agreed in March to buy Kraft Foods in a $46bn deal. ...
Activist investor Bill Ackman takes $5.5bn stake in Cadbury maker Mondelez image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Thursday 6th of August 2015 01:40:13 PM
.... . That deal was orchestrated by Heinz's owners, Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway and the Brazilian investment firm 3G Capital. ...
Warren Buffett - the world's third richest man - denies buying a Greek island image
Source : Independent [Read Article] Wednesday 22nd of July 2015 03:23:31 PM
....Warren Buffett might be one of the richest men in the world, but he isn't planning on splurging on a Greek retreat any time soon, despite reports in a Greek newspaper that he's got his sights set on buying an island. The 84-year-old Berkshire Hathaway chief has publicly denied a report that appeared in a Greek newspaper over the weekend that he and an agent, Alessandro Proto, snapped up St Thomas Island, south west of Athens. ...
Gold price: This is why gold may not be as safe as you think image
Source : Independent [Read Article] Tuesday 21st of July 2015 01:37:16 PM
.... When its value crashes, like it did on July 20, investors will lose out. "What motivates most gold purchasers is their belief that the ranks of the fearful will grow," Warren Buffett said in a 2011 letter to investors in his company Berkshire Hathaway. ...
Warren Buffett makes $2.84bn donation to Gates Foundation and charities image
....Warren Buffett has donated about $2. 84bn of Berkshire Hathaway Inc stock to the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and four family charities, as part of the billionaire’s plan to give away nearly all of his wealth. ...
Coty set for $12bn takeover of Proctor & Gamble beauty operation image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 16th of June 2015 06:33:12 PM
.... The world’s No 1 household products maker said in August it could sell about half of its slow-growing brands over the next two years. Last year, it sold its Duracell batteries to Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway for $4. ...
Warren Buffett buys $500m stake in Insurance Australia Group image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 16th of June 2015 02:00:34 AM
....Warren Buffett, the world’s most revered investor, is buying a $A500m ($US388m) stake in Insurance Australia Group as he targets a share of the growing Asian insurance market. The deal will his Berkshire Hathaway group receive a 20% share of IAG’s gross written premium and pay 20% of its claims for the next decade. ...
Terry Smith: What investors can learn from Alex Bird's 500 winning bets at the races image
.... When Warren Buffett announced that after a career investing only in the US he had bought a British share for the first time, the bookmakers made odds on which share it was. This was dangerous given that a number of intermediaries, such as Berkshire Hathaway’s brokers, already knew. ...
Do corporate mega mergers inhibit social responsibility? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 10th of June 2015 06:02:47 PM
.... Last month, just two years after acquiring HJ Heinz Co for $23. 2bn, Brazilian private equity firm 3G Capital and Berkshire Hathaway orchestrated a deal to buy Kraft Food Group Inc that is expected to save roughly $1. ...
Diageo shares fizz on bid talk image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 8th of June 2015 04:44:13 PM
....Lemann, however, had a powerful ally on the Anheuser share register in the form of Buffett. The latter’s Berkshire Hathaway investment group held 5% of Anheuser’s shares and threw his weight behind Lemann’s takeover ambitions. ...
Diageo, Vodafone and BT jump on bid talk, but Greek woes hit FTSE image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 8th of June 2015 08:42:02 AM
.... This is more than double the equity component of the biggest LBO in history, TXU in 2007, which was $32bn. Moreover, 3G’s style has been to keep their direct equity participation small and look to the likes of Berkshire Hathaway to do the heavy lifting. ...
Brazil's richest man 'mulling bid for Diageo' sends London shares soaring image
.... Diageo also makes Smirnoff vodka . 3G Capital, which also has links with Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway, has already been linked with deals in the drinks sector this year. ...
At $1.59m, power lunch with Warren Buffett is basically a steal image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 5th of June 2015 04:50:51 PM
. If you’re interested in having lunch with Warren Buffet, CEO of Berkshire Hathaway and the world’s third-richest man, you’re in luck. ...
‘We have become so cautious we are even selling Warren Buffett’ image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Thursday 4th of June 2015 10:04:20 AM
.... . We have also reduced our holding in Warren Buffett’s firm, Berkshire Hathaway, mainly on valuation grounds but also because I am concerned about “key man” risk and the uncertainty over who is going to be his successor. ...
Zara owner overtakes Warren Buffett as world's second-richest person  image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Wednesday 3rd of June 2015 10:40:53 AM
....6bn, or 5pc, in the past year. American Express and Coca-Cola, two major listed companies in which his investment vehicle Berkshire Hathaway holds shares, have seen their share prices weaken over the past year. ...
How much are the world's 100 biggest companies worth? A cool $16 trillion image
.... . In fourth place was Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway, valued at $357bn, up from $134bn, pushing the investment group up from 12th place. ...
The most expensive lunch in the world: now accepting bids image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Monday 1st of June 2015 01:26:20 PM
.... Is it the world’s most expensive lunch – or a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for a private audience with the world's most famous investor? . Over the weekend, bidding opened at $25,000 (£16,432) for the chance to have lunch with Warren Buffett, the legendary investor behind Berkshire Hathaway. ...
Who is the FTSE 100's longest-serving chief executive? image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Wednesday 13th of May 2015 02:23:18 PM
.... Britain's most venerable blue-chip bosses still have some decades before they can hope to outlast the longest-serving US bosses. Leslie Wexner of L Brands has been in post for 52 years and counting, besting Warren Buffett, who comes in second with a relatively fleeting 45 years as chief executive of Berkshire Hathaway, according to Conference Board data. ...
Violent bond moves signal tectonic shifts in global markets image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Thursday 7th of May 2015 07:35:45 PM
.... . The worm turned two weeks later when bond king Bill Gross, at Janus Capital, declared that Bunds had become unhinged and were the “short of a lifetime”, quickly followed by warnings from Berkshire Hathaway’s Warren Buffett that bonds were “very overvalued”. ...
Start saving, Warren Buffett to auction off another lunch image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Tuesday 5th of May 2015 04:37:48 PM
.... . Other winners have included hedge fund manager David Einhorn of Greenlight Capital, and Ted Weschler, now a portfolio manager at Mr Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway. ...
Warren Buffett: stock markets will be overpriced if rates rise image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 3rd of May 2015 12:41:16 AM
....Warren Buffett has warned that stock prices will appear expensive if interest rates increase from their current ultra-low levels. “If we get back to normal interest rates, stocks at these prices will look high,” said the billionaire investor, speaking at the annual shareholders’ meeting of his conglomerate Berkshire Hathaway. ...
Warren Buffett defends mobile home operation accused of predatory lending image
. The billionaire Warren Buffett on Saturday offered a strong defence of his company’s manufactured home unit at the start of the Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting in Omaha. ...
Warren Buffett celebrates 50 years at Berkshire Hathaway with 10pc rise in profits image
. Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway has revealed that first-quarter profits rose 10pc, while operating results easily beat forecasts, boosted by its railroad and insurance businesses and gains from derivatives. ...

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