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The Swellesley Report
Warren Buffett: Now the Wizard of Wellesley
Prudential Town and Country real estate in Wellesley has announced it will begin operating as Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Town and Country - yup, a mouthful - in February.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
BNSF Railway shuffles top execs, Rose gives up CEO title
Matthew Rose, who has been mentioned as a possible successor to legendary investor Warren Buffett to head Berkshire Hathaway, will become executive chairman of Fort Worth-based BNSF Railway, effective Jan. 1. Rose, 54, has been the railroad's CEO since 2000.
Sales fall at Heinz as restructuring costs dig into profit
The H.J. Heinz Co. saw sales fall 3.7 percent to $2.72 billion in the three months ended Oct. 27, according to a regulatory filing today.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Post Secondary, Icahn Enterprises Remains Pricey
Shares of Icahn Enterprises are getting slaughtered today after the company announced the sale of 2 million units in a secondary offering, diluting shareholders by nearly 2% .
Warren Buffett's Latest Filing Reveals That He is Still Fond of...
Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway, in a new filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, revealed buying a significant amount of shares of DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc .
A Stock Warren Buffett May Secretly Hold
In May 2008 Warren Buffett gave a little noticed interview to the German weekly Der Spiegel in which he mentioned another German stock Berkshire Hathaway held besides Munich Re : Buffett: We have two different categories at Berkshire Hathaway.
Berkshire Hathaway Is Undervalued By 15%
Berkshire Hathaway is unlikely to repeat the 19.8% returns it enjoyed from 1964-2011 due to its size and because it has already bought up many of the most desirable investment opportunities in the marketplace.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Buffett And Watsa's IBM And Berkshire Appear Undervalued
Cautious investor and businessman Prem Watsa built the Canadian insurance conglomerate Fairfax Financial , compounding its book value per share by 23% annually since he began it in 1985.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
The Motley Fool
Warren Buffett's Secrets Uncovered by New Study
Is Warren Buffett's success as an investor the result of luck or skill? That's the question two analysts at AQR Capital Management, one of the world's largest and most sophisticated hedge funds, and a professor at New York University teamed up to answer once and for all.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Berkshire Hathaway, Tesla Motors,...
Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets.
Why Did Buffett Spend $3.4 Billion On Exxon? Here's Your Answer
Every quarter, many of us in the investing world eagerly anticipate the SEC filings that the world's largest investment managers are required to file.
Zacks Reiterates "Neutral" Rating for Berkshire Hathaway
's stock had its "neutral" rating restated by Zacks in a research note issued on Friday, American Banking and Market News reports.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
New Bedford tries to save old Berkshire Hathaway building
It may not look like much now, but this building on Cove Street in New Bedford, is actually of historic significance.
30 Most Inspirational Quotes By Successful CEOs
The secret of great people is often conveyed by their words. Here is a great list of inspirational quotes from some of the best CEOs of all time.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Berkshire's Earnings Are Understated By $4.5 Billion Annually
Valued at roughly $288 billion, Berkshire Hathaway has operations spanning insurance, utilities, railroads, and various manufacturing, service and distribution businesses.
The Curious Capitalist
When You Wear Your Emotions at Work
Well before he had written a word about management, Peter Drucker learned just how high people's passions can run at the office.
CIO of a Berkshire Hathaway unit: Why Twitter could get Cisco'd
Surprisingly strong economic indicators are starting to infect stocks this week.
The Motley Fool
Here's Why The Hershey Company Is a Wonderful Business
Hershey has followed that formula for years: buying sugar and cocoa and selling Hershey's, Reese's, Kit Kat, and other American favorites in the candy aisle.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Will Warren Buffett's Berkshire Join Fannie, Freddie Privatization Effort?
Now, five years after the U.S. Treasury's bailout of both government sponsored mortgage giants, one wonders whether the Oracle of Omaha might be enticed by Fannie and Freddie privatization bids.
Exxon Mobil Is Cheap
On November 14, 2013 , Berkshire Hathaway submitted its Form 13F to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.