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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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NCAA $1 Billion Bracket: What to Do (and Not Do) If You Win

It seems nearly unimaginable to actually win the lottery. Odds are often one in 270 million, but for the lucky one or few of each lotto winning there are instant ...
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Even Warren Buffett Hates Bitcoin

How many warnings have you seen about Bitcoin being a charade or having serious risks? It has to be more than can easily be counted. After FINRA warned this week, ...
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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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Strong Buffett 2013 Annual Report, Yet Book Value Not Keeping Up With Stock

Warren Buffett has released the highly anticipated Annual Report for Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A), which also contains the highly visible Annual Letter to Shareholders. Buffett is often considered the ...
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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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Meet the 2014 Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Stocks

As many consider Warren Buffett to be the greatest investor of modern times, investors want to know any time there are big changes in the Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) ...
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Six Stocks Buffett Never Sold

Warren Buffett is often regarded as the greatest investor of modern times. Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has become one of the largest conglomerates and holding companies in the ...
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Exxon or Chevron: Is Either a Value Play?

The two largest U.S. integrated oil companies, Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE: XOM) and Chevron Corp. (NYSE: CVX), have now reported 2013 results, and neither one can claim to have made ...
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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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Earnings in the Air: Southwest vs. United

Warren Buffett has said for years that he wants anyone to talk him out of owning an airline. That, of course, was before airlines became wildly profitable and before consolidation ...
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Does Warren Buffett Understand NCAA Basketball Risks?

Is the Oracle of Omaha truly an Oracle? That is what Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has bet on. Quicken Loans announced on Tuesday morning that it has joined forces ...
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Do Big Companies Need CEOs?

Several small but well-known companies have dumped the management structure that requires them to have a chief executive officer. Shoe firm Zappos is the most well-known among them. These actions, ...
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Forbes vs. Bloomberg Billionaire Lists

Which billionaires list is better, the one produced by Forbes, which is decades old, or the new list created by Bloomberg? The answer is that neither is better than the ...
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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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