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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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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 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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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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Nine Companies With the Most Unusual Origins

Some of America’s most well-known companies went through big changes before becoming the dominant corporations they are today. The origin of one of today’s most famous beauty products company is door-to-door book ...
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Warren Buffett’s Top Dividend Stocks

Now that stocks have pulled back from their highs, some investors have moved on to more defensive stock positions. That move often lands some of the top dividend payers as ...
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Buffett Optimistic Despite War Talk — Except for on Bitcoin

Warren Buffet of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-B) appeared to shrug off concerns over Russian military movement in Ukraine's Crimean region Monday and offered a bullish outlook on the U.S. ...
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Is This Really a Solution to Rail Tank Car Explosions?

The railroad industry is patting itself on the back for agreeing to a number of steps that it says will make a “safe rail network even safer.” The U.S. Department ...
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Why Warren Buffett Changed His Big Oil Bet

Friday's SEC filings showed investors which stocks Warren Buffett and his portfolio managers have been buying and selling. While the full stock holdings of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-B) grew ...
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Will Berkshire Hathaway Join GE and AIG on Systemic Risk List?

The U.S. Financial Stability Oversight Council (FSOC) has begun looking at Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-B) to determine whether the financial powerhouse is important enough to the global financial system ...
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2014 Conglomerate Watch: Hard for Warren Buffett and Friends to Repeat 2013

With the S&P 500 up about 28% and the Dow Jones Industrial Average up about 27% so far in 2013, it is going to be very hard to expect a ...
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Eight Stocks That Will Have Huge Volume Friday Around S&P 500 Rebalance

This Friday, trading volume on some top stocks in the S&P 500 will soar. In addition to the normal volatility and volume associated with quadruple witching, the S&P 500 will ...
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