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One of America’s Greatest CEOs Just Turned 89

The list of great American CEOs includes Jeff Bezos of Amazon.com, Tim Cook of Apple and Satya Nadella of Microsoft. It also includes one of the world's most wealthy men ...
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Why Warren Buffett Doubled Down on BofA Even More Over Wells Fargo

Bank of America Corp. (NYSE: BAC) already was one of the top equity holdings of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A). The position originally dates back to a preferred share private ...
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Why UBS Is Growing More Cautious About General Electric

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) has seen its share of volatility in recent years. After peaking before the Great Recession, even during the great recovery this conglomerate never came close ...
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What GE Might Fetch for Its Venture Capital Arm

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) is still looking for ways to raise capital from inside the company. One possible means of raising cash may come from its years' worth of ...
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Warren Buffett & Berkshire Hathaway Make Key Changes to 2019 Stock Picks

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has released its public equity holdings as of March 31, 2019. Warren Buffett still runs Berkshire Hathaway and, as he is one of the richest ...
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With $21.66 Billion in Q1 Net Income, Berkshire Hathaway’s Share Buybacks Remain Muted

This weekend marked the "Stockpalooza" event for investors, which of course is the annual meeting for Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A). Warren Buffett and team had reported a dismal fourth ...
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Who Knew Berkshire Hathaway Is America’s 3rd Largest Company?

Today is the date of America's most anticipated corporate annual meeting, that of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-B). Famed investor Warren Buffett will host the event, which will draw tens ...
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What Warren Buffett Sees in Berkshire Hathaway’s New Amazon Stake

This weekend will mark another "stockpalooza" wherein Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) will host its annual shareholder meeting in Omaha, Nebraska. Most investors tend to follow anything and everything that ...
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Why Warren Buffett May Buy More Bank Stocks Rather Than Make Large Share Buybacks

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) is a bit of an enigma when it comes to a traditional company. The company is the largest conglomerate of all, with a $533 billion ...
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GE’s Downward 2019 Guidance Creates Value Story for 2020 and 2021

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) was down initially but was then indicated up early Thursday after the company further updated its guidance for 2019. CEO Larry Culp put guidance under ...
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3M Pledges to Move to 100% Renewable Energy Over Time

3M Co. (NYSE: MMM) is joining the ranks of companies that are going green. The conglomerate has announced that it is committed to move to 100% renewable electricity. While this ...
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Future Shock: Warren Buffett and Berkshire May Fall Into the Kraft Heinz Trap Again and Again

Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) have taken a serious beating on the huge stake in Kraft Heinz Co. (NASDAQ: KHC). With many investors having considered Buffett to ...
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Warren Buffett’s Top Stocks for 2019

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has released its public equity holdings as of December 31, 2018. Most investors should look at these public equity holdings as the top holdings at ...
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Earnings Preview: How 3M Could Rock the Dow

The last week of January will mark the zenith of the Dow earnings season. While most investors will be looking closely at the fourth-quarter earnings per share and revenue data, actually ...
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7 Investments That Will Make or Break Warren Buffett in 2019

Investors have had to endure a lot of stock market volatility as 2018 turned into 2019. The selling pressure of December, for the worst year-end performance since the Great Depression ...
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