Conglomerate

passenger cabin

Major Changes in Warren Buffett & Berkshire Hathaway Stocks: American Airlines, Delta, Kinder Morgan, Wal-Mart, BNY Mellon and More

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has released its public equity holdings as of September 30, 2016. Outside of Warren Buffett being one of the richest men alive and being considered the ...
Read Full Story »
3D printer

Does GE’s Failed 3D Printing Deal Make 3D Printing Players More Attractive?

When investors hear about a failed merger, they probably think that they should be discouraged or that something bad is taking place. That just may not be the case for ...
Read Full Story »
Stethoscope

Would a Varian Acquisition by GE Help GE in Its Long-Term Goals?

Varian Medical Systems Inc. (NYSE: VAR) sure saw a pop on Thursday, just a day ahead of earnings from General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE). These two companies might not be tied ...
Read Full Story »
GE

Why GE Analysts and Investors May Be Set Up for an Earnings Surprise

This Friday morning will mark the third-quarter earnings report for General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE). While GE has had great promise in 2016, the reality is that GE has also ...
Read Full Story »
Warren Buffett square

Major Changes Seen in Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Stocks: Apple, Wal-Mart, Phillips 66, Deere and More

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has released its public equity holdings as of June 30, 2016. What makes this so interesting for Warren Buffett fans, outside of Buffett being one ...
Read Full Story »
buy sell stocks

Good Earnings at Berkshire Hathaway Might Not Be Good Enough

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) reported its second-quarter earnings on Friday after the close of trading. Normally a gain of 25% in profits should sound great. Those gains were driven ...
Read Full Story »
Honeywell thermostat

Honeywell Earnings Undermined by Lower Revenue Guidance

Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE: HON) reported second-quarter 2016 results before markets opened Friday. The conglomerate posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.66 on revenues of $9.99 billion. In the ...
Read Full Story »
GE

Why GE Earnings Could Catch Analysts and Investors Off Guard by Wide Margin

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) may be the king of conglomerates, but its stock also has had quite a strong performance. This will matter for GE's earnings report on Friday ...
Read Full Story »
store-front-night

The 5 Best Performing Warren Buffett Stocks of 2016 — With IBM and Wal-Mart?

Warren Buffett is currently among the world's most closely followed investment gurus. As he was the world's richest man on paper, it seems pretty certain he must know a few things ...
Read Full Story »
buy sell stocks

Warren Buffett’s Worst Performing Stocks of 2016

Warren Buffett is generally considered to be the best investor of modern times. After all, becoming the world’s richest man on paper lends itself to credibility and it probably means ...
Read Full Story »
business problems

More Analysts Begin to Question Upside on GE: The Duel Continues

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) is still the largest of the core conglomerates, outside of Berkshire Hathaway. In fact, it is more or less the same size by market cap ...
Read Full Story »
GE

Why Investors Remain So Focused on GE Over Other Conglomerates in 2016

Investors have a mixed history of how they view conglomerates. They are supposed to be preferred companies in times of uncertainty, but that was not the case during the Great ...
Read Full Story »
buy sell stocks

11 Crucial Things to Consider About Warren Buffett’s New Apple Stake

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) was back in the news on Monday, but with a bright side for a change. Apple's stock trajectory and news flow have been less than positive ...
Read Full Story »
Warren Buffett

Major Changes Seen in Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Stock Holdings — Including Apple

Being the wealthiest man in the world on paper tends to draw some attention. This is why investors and outsiders watch new equity investment positions taken by, or sold by, ...
Read Full Story »
Warren Buffett

10 Great Stocks That Warren Buffett Should Have Never Sold

Warren Buffett is considered by many people to be the best investor of the modern era. Getting to be one of the world's richest men on paper may have something ...
Read Full Story »