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Amazon Is Google’s Top Search Advertiser

Online retailer Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) spent $158 million in 2013 to buy search advertising from Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG), nearly twice as much as the $82 million that second-ranked ...
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Do CEOs Use Social Media?

Some pretty high-profile CEOs have jumped on the social media train, but most are only occasional users of LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter or other tools. The pace of adoption is picking ...
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How Warren Buffett Is Helping Burger King and Tim Horton Merger

A conference call is scheduled for 11:30 a.m. ET Tuesday, at which the CEOs of Burger King Worldwide Inc. (NYSE: BKW) and Tim Hortons Inc. (NYSE: THI) will discuss the ...
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Google Ranks 3rd in Market Cap Among All U.S. Companies

Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG) has passed Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) to become the third most valuable U.S. company as measured by market capitalization. The search company's number ...
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Berkshire Hathaway Enters DOJ Settlement Tied to USG — Updated Buffett Statement

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) is supposed to be one of the squeaky clean companies as far as accounting and operational oversight are concerned. It turns out that even the ...
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The 10 Most Dominant Warren Buffett Stocks

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) recently released its latest changes to the company's public equity holdings, as of June 30, 2014. What stood out the most was just how large ...
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Berkshire Hathaway Has Raised Its VeriSign Stake Yet Again

VeriSign Inc. (NASDAQ: VRSN) has had two key things going for it of late. Its directory listing dominance of the .com and other domain extensions has been a dominant part ...
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Berkshire Hathaway Profit Rides Bull Market, but Book Value Premium Now 33%

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has released its second-quarter earnings report. Recall, though, that Warren Buffett and his team never really worry about quarterly reports, and they warn investors that ...
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Top Stocks With Insider Buying and Selling This Week

After a week that had almost every possible component for investors, from good earnings to a steep sell-off to numerous geopolitical issues, there was still some sizable insider transactions on ...
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Warren Buffett Disposes of $2.8 Billion in Berkshire Hathaway Stock

Warren Buffett has never really been a big seller of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) stock. Still, it has been well telegraphed that the shares in Mr. Buffett's estate would ...
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Positive Ratings News for Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) may be considered one of the strongest companies in America, or in the world. Well, the company just had a bit of a negative tone ...
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The Ultimate Large Cap Portfolio to Buy and Hold Forever

Almost every firm that we cover on Wall Street seems to agree that the best class of stocks to own going forward is the large cap leaders. In fact, a ...
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Lunch Bill With Warren Buffett Now Above $600,000

Earlier this week we noted how Warren Buffett's annual luncheon auction was off to a strong start. In mid-afternoon on Monday, the luncheon was bid up at just over $350,000. ...
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Buffett Glide Lunch Auction Off to Strong Start in 2014

Having lunch with Warren Buffett is not something that many people get to do. So, once a year  Warren Buffett auctions of a luncheon to the highest bidder. That is ...
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Fortune 500 Companies Reach All-Time Sales Record

The 500 largest corporations in the United States posted profits of more than $1 trillion last year, the first time ever to reach that level and, of course, a new ...
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