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Is Berkshire Hathaway Becoming More Private Equity Than Conglomerate Under Buffett?

Warren Buffett and his team may be gradually making changes to how they operate Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A). The changes have been subtle in recent years, but the way ...
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Short Sellers Going Against Warren Buffett and His Top Stocks

Short sellers are often viewed by the investing public as more than just an interesting breed. Sometimes, particularly in bear markets or during market corrections, short sellers are simply hated. After ...
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Warren Buffett’s Childhood Home Goes on Airbnb

The bidder has to be a Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-B), but beyond that qualification, people can bid on a stay at Warren Buffett's childhood home, via Airbnb. There are ...
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GE Stock Collapses While Jeff Immelt Is Chairman

Whatever else has happened through all its restructurings, share buybacks and dividend increases, General Electric Co.'s (NYSE: GE) stock is down 20%, while the S&P 500 has risen over 110%, since Jeffrey ...
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The Top 8 Dividend Stocks Owned by Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway

Investors love dividends. Now that the bull market is six years old and that the Federal Reserve is closer to raising interest rates, investors might be smart to consider which ...
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Berkshire Hathaway Finds Cheaper Borrowing Costs in Europe

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has made some interesting news this week. The conglomerate under Warren Buffett has successfully borrowed over $3 billion in new note and bond offerings. What ...
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Short Sellers Change Bets Against Top Warren Buffett Stocks

Everyone seems to still be enamored with Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A). Unfortunately, the Oracle of Omaha and his top trading professionals have come under at least ...
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Apple Gains Nearly $200 Billion in Market Value in 2014

Apple's market cap, at the current share price, is about $665 billion. That is up from about $475 billion in January, a massive climb in value. To put Apple Inc.'s ...
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Significant Changes in Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Holdings

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has released its public equity holdings as of September 30, 2014. Warren Buffett’s portfolio has recently undergone some radical changes on the surface, some of ...
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Is Buffett Stealing Duracell From P&G?

When Procter & Gamble Co. (NYSE: PG) reported third-quarter results in late October, the firm said it was getting out of the battery business by selling its share of Chinese ...
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Berkshire Hathaway Near 52-Week High

Shares of Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) closed at $210,000 per share on Friday, less than 2% below the stock’s 52-week high. Combined, just the top 10 stocks ...
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The 20 Most Profitable Companies in the World

With the recent release of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, Apple is again the focus of the financial world. Already in its opening weekend, Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) sold ...
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AutoNation Becomes Target as Buffett Moves In

As Warren Buffett of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-B) bought Van Tuyl Group, the nation's fifth largest car dealership, the future of the largest, AutoNation Inc. (NYSE: AN) may change to ...
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Buffett Drives the Gravy Train for Public Auto Dealership Sector

With news that Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) have gotten into the car dealership business with an acquisition of the privately held VanTuyl car dealership, 24/7 Wall ...
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Warren Buffett Gets in the Car Dealership Business

Warren Buffett is on the move again. Thursday morning he announced that Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) had entered a definitive agreement to acquire the Van Tuyl Group. The transaction ...
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