3 hrs ago
Erie Times News
In Brief: Heinz offers buyout to majority of Pittsburgh-area workforce
The new management at H.J. Heinz Co. this month has acknowledged that the massive changes being made at the historic Pittsburgh company have not worked out for a lot of the workers that it inherited.
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7 hrs ago
The Motley Fool
Stocks to Watch Now: Amazon.com and Berkshire Hathaway
In this segment from Tuesday's Investor Beat , Motley Fool analysts Morgan Housel and Mike Olsen each discuss one stock popping up on their radar this week.
12 hrs ago
Long Island Business News
New owners offer buyouts to Pittsburgh Heinz staff
The new owners of H.J. Heinz Co. have offered buyouts to all workers in Pittsburgh, where the ketchup-and-food giant has been based for decades, but insist the offer doesn't signal a plan to move the company's headquarters.
14 hrs ago
Berkshire Hathaway Adds 4.93 Mln Shares to Stake in USG Corporation
USG ), following a conversion of notes into shares of common stock. As a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission revealed, Berkshire received a total of around 4.93 million shares of USG, at a conversion price of $11.40 per share.
23 hrs ago
Cape Cod Times
Buffett rubber ducks offered at meeting
Berkshire Hathaway will sell rubber ducks of Chairman Warren Buffett and Vice Chairman Charles Munger wearing Mexican-themed outfits at the company's annual meeting, which falls two days before Mexico's national holiday, Cinco de Mayo.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
NetJets Nearing Official Launch in China
"We are making the necessary arrangements to launch our aircraft management business in China quickly once our license is approved," said NetJets Chairman and CEO Jordan B. Hansell.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
The Motley Fool
You'll Never Guess How Warren Buffett Plans to Make His Next Billion
In 2013, Berkshire Hathaway reported nearly 30% of its $19.5 billion in earnings available to shareholders came from its insurance lines.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Cramer on Buffett: 'His luck's about to change'
On Tuesday night's "Mad Money," Cramer shot back. "Whenever I see an article that criticizes the stock holdings of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway, I know it's time to break out his portfolio and look it over for some terrific ideas."
Lee Ann Wilkinson Group earns Pinnacle Award from Berkshire Hathaway
The Lee Ann Wilkinson Group includes in back Beth Heid, Bob Green, Garrett King, Chris Holt, Dane Baich and Mark Robinson.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Graham Holdings and Berkshire Hathaway Sign Agreement for Berkshire Hathaway to Acquire WPLG-TV
The specific number of shares of each company and the amount of cash will be determined on the closing date based on certain factors, including the market prices of the shares of both companies at that time.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Behind Warren Buffett's Oil & Gas Canadian Pick
What picks a guru from a determinate industry and geography can be hard or impossible to infer.
Aon CEO says Berkshire Hathaway deal good for Lloyd's market
The head of insurance broker Aon has mounted a defence of a deal signed last year with Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway that some fear could weaken the Lloyd's insurance market, arguing it is good for London.
No cold calling your friends
You have heard of cold calling-unsolicited random dialing of as many people as possible for the purpose of selling some product or service.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Prudential Don Johnson to change name
The name change goes into effect August 5, said Brad Johnson , general manager for the San Antonio-based real estate firm.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
The Motley Fool
The S&P 500's 5 Most Loved Stocks
Don't let the latest two-day swoon fool you: The broad-based S&P 500 has been a practically unstoppable force since the recession's lows.
Buffett's Own Prediction of Mediocre Returns: 40 Years Too Early
A recent NYT article called attention to Warren Buffett's mediocre recent returns.
Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings
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NetJets Gearing Up for Launch in China
NetJets Business Aviation Limited is part of a joint venture with NetJets Inc.; Hony Jinsi Investment Management Ltd, a subsidiary of Hony Capital, a leading private equity firm of China; and Fung Investments, part of the private investment arm of the families of Dr. Victor Fung and Dr. William Fung, the controlling shareholders of the Li & Fung ... (more)
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Buffett's Berkshire Stock Portfolio
While the momentum in the equity market's highfliers has started to work its way into the rest of the market over the last two trading days, one stock that has been insulated so far is Berkshire Hathaway .
Palatinea s Starck takes Berkshire Hathaway name
Palatine-based Prudential Starck Realtors, with its Prudential First Realty and Prudential Harding & Starck brokerages in McHenry and Crystal Lake, will become Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Starck Real Estate beginning Tuesday, said President Andy Starck.