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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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, ...
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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 ...
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Why JPMorgan Says It Is Time to Sell General Electric

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) is the top American conglomerate by market capitalization, and the company has been in a multiyear transformation. GE's stock has also surged off of the ...
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How the Bulls and Bears Alike Can View GE After Its Earnings and Guidance

When it comes to the earnings reports from General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE), they still can perhaps best be described as "complicated and complex." In fact, it may still be ...
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General Electric Earnings Top Lowered Estimate

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) reported first-quarter 2016 results before markets opened Friday. The conglomerate posted diluted net earnings per share (EPS) of $0.21 on revenues of $27.85 billion. In the ...
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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 ...
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