1 hr ago
The Globe and Mail
The opportunity in crisis-mauled stocks
Fairfax Financial chairman and CEO Prem Watsa. While the shares of many companies mauled during the financial crisis are showing some zip, they remain dream stocks for deep value investors because they are still bargain-priced. Investment greats who've selectively been taking positions in some of these unloved companies include Canada's Mr.
5 hrs ago
Warren Buffett helps launch DQ's new s'mores-flavored Blizzard Treat
Warren Buffett, CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, joined Dairy Queen in kicking off the summer season by serving the first-ever Dairy Queen S'mores Blizzard Treat to DQ fan Paula Talamo.
9 hrs ago
Natl. Relocation & Real Estate
Prudential Georgia Realty Named One of the Top Performing Brokerage Firms In the Nation
RISMEDIA, May 14, 2013-Prudential Georgia Realty was recently recognized by RISMedia as one the top real estate firms in America.
14 hrs ago
China approves $28 billion Heinz sale to Berkshire Hathaway, 3G Capital
Chinese regulators have approved the sale of the H.J. Heinz Co., leaving just two more countries to weigh in on the $28 billion cash-and-debt deal.
18 hrs ago
The Epoch Times
Attempting to Follow Warren Buffett's Strategy
Investment gurus, pundits, and especially the media watch Warren Buffett, chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, like a hawk in the hopes of learning his strategies and perhaps achieving a similar stature.
Thu May 23, 2013
Is Our Corporate Tax System Irrational?
My guess is that just about everyone reading this headline would answer in the affirmative.
The Motley Fool
Joseph Stiglitz on the Silver Lining of Financial Crises
Charlie Munger, whose Berkshire Hathaway owns huge stakes in several leading banks, said this about the financial system a few years ago: We would be better off if we downsized the whole financial sector by about 80%. I don't think the rest of us have anything to gain having massive trading between computers which try to outwit one another with ... (more)
The Motley Fool
How Builders FirstSource Attracted This Value Investor
The annual Value Investor Conference is one of the premier events surrounding Berkshire Hathaway 's annual meeting in Omaha.
New York Post
Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway likely has the power to block a plan to restructure ResCap that Ally plans to submit today to a bankruptcy-court judge.
Wed May 22, 2013
Silcon Valley Moms
Berkshire Sues NeighborCity.com in IP Dispute
Berkshire Hathaway has filed a lawsuit against NeighborCity.com, a real estate listing portal , despite the fact that the Warren Buffet's company is a licensee of the latter.
Deal Professor: With His Magic Touch, Buffett May Be Irreplaceable for Berkshire
Acquisitions usually come with a nice premium for the seller. But when Warren E. Buffett is the buyer, there is typically something of a discount.
Tue May 21, 2013
Warren Buffett Helps Pitch Berkshire Hathaway's Dairy Queen as Barkley Airs First Ad for Chain
Warren Buffett is helping to pitch Dairy Queen just as Kansas City, Mo.-based agency Barkley is airing its first TV ad for the chain, five months after it landed the creative account.
Low Volatility Investing In 2013
Readers of my articles know that I am enamored with the idea of low volatility investing.
Berkshire Hathaway: This Is How Investing Should Be Done
It is quite staggering to imagine a holding company that generates 19.7% cumulative annual rate of return over 45 years.
Mon May 20, 2013
XLF, FINU: Big ETF Inflows
Looking today at week-over-week shares outstanding changes among the universe of ETFs covered at ETF Channel, the largest inflow was seen in the Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund , which added 6.6 million shares, or a 1.0% increase week over week.
Berkshire Hathaway's Weschler Helps Cantor Raise $717K in April
House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, R-Va., raised $717,931 through his PAC and joint fundraising committee during April.
Sun May 19, 2013
La Vista Sun
Buffett's hot on Buffalo, and happy to promote it on YouTube
A screen shot of Warren Buffett making a YouTube pitch for Empire State Development, which promotes economic growth in New York.
Campbell Soup Earnings Preview: Double-Digit Revenue Growth Expected
Campbell Soup , which some have speculated could be a takeover candidate for Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway , is scheduled to report its third-quarter fiscal 2013 results Monday, May 20, before the markets open.
Fri May 17, 2013
S&P lowers Berkshire credit rating
Warren Buffett, chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway Inc., tours the exhibition floor prior to the start of the Berkshire shareholders meeting in Omaha on May 4. Rating agency Standard & Poor's lowered one of Berkshire Hathaway Inc.'s credit ratings by a notch Thursday, a day after another agency, A.M. Best, kept the Omaha investment company's ... (more)