Warren Buffett

Warren Buffett’s Top Stocks (and Some Changes) for the Rest of 2019

Investors and much of the public are still in love with Warren Buffett. The iconic billionaire who has held the title of the world's wealthiest person can still make major ...
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Many Problems & Caveats Face Any Would-Be Acquirer of Walgreens, Even Warren Buffett

It's one thing to think that there is a value investor's dream awaiting in the shares of Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. (NASDAQ: WBA). It's another thing to really consider that ...
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Why Bank of America’s $2 Billion Impairment Charge Didn’t Matter

Bank of America Corp. (NYSE: BAC) reported third-quarter 2019 results before markets opened Wednesday. The big bank reported diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.56 on revenue of $22.8 billion. ...
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If Warren Buffett Buys More Bank of America Shares, and Other Banks Too

If bank earnings are not a good enough story on a strong day, imagine the reaction to news reports that Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) want to ...
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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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Warren Buffett’s Best-Performing Stock of 2019 May Be Unknown to Most Investors

Investors usually love hearing about new ideas and opportunities. They don't always act just because a company's story sounds good, but sometimes they do, or at least put it on ...
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10 Lessons of Sanity From Warren Buffett During Insane Markets

There have been many concerns in the stock market and bond market in the second half of 2019. It is important to keep in mind that the major U.S. stock ...
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Why Warren Buffett Doesn’t Care About Airline Stock Turbulence

Warren Buffett has been considered one of the greatest investors of the modern era. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) is one of the greatest growth stories of the 20th and ...
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As Berkshire Hathaway Keeps Buying Other Stocks, Financial Dominance Becomes More Obvious

Warren Buffett may be getting older every year, but he and the giant Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) have remained acquirers of public stocks for years. The conglomerate could even ...
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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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2019 Fed CCAR Gift to Warren Buffett: Dividend Hikes and Buybacks Galore for All Major Banks

At the end of June, the Federal Reserve now releases its annual Comprehensive Capital Analysis and Review (CCAR). This exercise includes a quantitative assessment for the top banks that operate ...
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A New Member to the Club of People Worth $100 Billion

The role of the world's most valuable person by net worth has traded back and forth between Amazon founder Jeff Bezos and Microsoft founder Bill Gates for a while. Both ...
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Bid for Buffett Lunch Hits $4,567,888

An annual bidding ritual to have lunch with Warren Buffett, the proceeds of which go to charity, has hit $4,567,888, according to the bidding page on eBay. The amount was ...
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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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