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51 min ago | Forbes.com

Profit At Warren Buffett-Backed Chinese Automaker BYD Plunges In 1st Qtr

Profit at BYD, the Chinese manufacturer of autos, batteries and phone components 10% owned by Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway, plunged in the first quarter as tough competition in the world's largest auto market led to a decline in sales.

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Related Topix: Construction, Berkshire Hathaway, Investment Services, Business News

5 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

Why I broke up with Warren Buffett

This is a tough letter to write. For 15 years, you and I shared our lives. Now I'm heading out the door.

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Related Topix: Business Wire, Construction, Berkshire Hathaway , Startups, Berkshire Hathaway, Insurance, Empire Group, Investment Services, Financial Markets

6 hrs ago | Business Journal

Harley pays off $303 million loan from Warren Buffett

Harley announced during a recent earnings call with analysts that it had paid off a high-interest loan issued five years ago from Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Harley-Davidson Inc. paid off a $303 million, high-interest rate loan from Warren Buffett 's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. in February, funds that were used for Harley's financing ... (more)

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Related Topix: Harley Davidson, Automakers, Construction, Berkshire Hathaway, Investment Services

6 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

Buffett-inspired portfolio gives high marks to this cooking equipment maker

Validea's pick of the week provides a detailed report on a company that scores well in the stock-screening service's model portfolios.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Middleby Corporation The

7 hrs ago | ABC News

Behind the Billions: 8 Things You Never Knew About Warren Buffett

Warren Buffett, a self-made billionaire known as the "Oracle of Omaha," was practically born a businessman in 1930 in Omaha, Neb.

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Related Topix: Wells Fargo , Banking, Financial Services

10 hrs ago | The Economist

Global ageing: A billion shades of grey

WARREN BUFFETT, who on May 3rd hosts the folksy extravaganza that is Berkshire Hathaway's annual shareholders' meeting, is an icon of American capitalism .

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Related Topix: Construction, Berkshire Hathaway, Investment Services, Pension, Personal Finance

10 hrs ago | Sympatico Finance

CIBC chief executive to retire in April 2016

The top executive at CIBC announced Thursday that he plans to retire in about two years - effective April 30, 2016.

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12 hrs ago | Lincoln Daily News

Buffett: Moving Oil By Rail Safely Major Industry Concern

Warren Buffett, chairman of conglomerate Berkshire Hathaway, said on Wednesday that safety is a major priority for the rail industry, after a recent spate of accidents raised concerns about how to transport oil safely.

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Related Topix: Business Wire, Construction, Berkshire Hathaway , Startups, Berkshire Hathaway, Insurance, Empire Group, Investment Services, Beverages, CocaCola

14 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

9 Warren Buffett-Approved Dividend Stocks

Investing in stocks that provide a stable, high dividend can secure your financial future with steady cash flow.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, ConocoPhillips, Energy, Oil & Gas, Business Wire, Construction, Startups, Berkshire Hathaway, Empire Group, Investment Services

16 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

Why E*Trade Financial (ETFC) Stock Is Climbing In After-Market Trading

E*Trade posted quarterly net income of $97 million, or 33 cents per share, more than doubling the $35 million it reported during the same period in 2013.

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Related Topix: E*Trade, Financial Markets

Wed Apr 23, 2014

TheStreet.com

Why Biogen (BIIB) Stock Is Down Today

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Related Topix: Mozilla, Financial Markets, TheStreet

The Washington Post

Buffett Open to Future Home-Finance Role as Fannie Future Mulled

Warren Buffett, the billionaire chairman of Berkshire Hathaway Inc., said he's open to the possibility of his company eventually becoming more involved in housing finance once U.S. lawmakers resolve the future of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.

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Related Topix: Construction, Berkshire Hathaway, Investment Services, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Business News

Government Executive

The Brutal Bust in Next-Generation Biofuels in One Chart

When it comes to setting overly optimistic targets for the production of advanced biofuels, the United States Environmental Protection Agency makes Pollyanna sound like Eeyore .

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Related Topix: Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Biofuel

The Motley Fool

10 Reasons Berkshire Hathaway Is the Best Stock You Can Buy

This includes its core insurance operations, but also its railroad, utilities and energy segments, as well as its finance and financial products.

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Related Topix: Business Wire, Construction, Berkshire Hathaway , Startups, Berkshire Hathaway, Insurance, Empire Group, Investment Services

Seeking Alpha

The REIT Way To Invest In A Wide Moat Of Dividend Repeatability

Warren Buffett has used the term "wide moat" at least 20 times since 1986 to describe his investment process in annual letters to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders.

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Related Topix: REIT, Personal Finance, Business Wire, Construction, Berkshire Hathaway , Startups, Berkshire Hathaway, Insurance, Empire Group, Investment Services

The Washington Post

Buffett's Pay Principles Put to Test on Coke Vote, Winters Says

Warren Buffett owes it to shareholders of his Berkshire Hathaway Inc. to vote against Coca-Cola Co.'

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Related Topix: Beverages, Coca-Cola Bottling Co., CocaCola, Construction, Berkshire Hathaway, Investment Services, New York, Business News

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Ecology Global Network

How to Invest in Renewables

The renewable energy industry is well past its training wheel phase and there are now many ways to invest in all types of renewables.

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Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, 9, Financial Markets, Topaz, CA

The Papillion Times

Here's who'd play Pelini, Osborne and 19 other Nebraska celebrities in a movie

"Bo Pelini: The Movie." "The Doug McDermott Story." "Tyler Perry's A Very Warren Buffett Thanksgiving."

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Related Topix: Nebraska, Nebraska Government, Entertainment, Drama, Television

GuruFocus.com

How Not to Be a Patsy During Earnings Season

There is an old poker proverb that has been quoted by everyone from Warren Buffett and Marty Whitman to Amarillo Slim and Whispering Saul that applies to trading around earnings season.

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Related Topix: Games, Poker, Financial Markets

Wall Street Journal

Chinese Conglomerate Fosun Starts $100 Million Venture Arm In Silicon Valley

Chinese conglomerate Fosun International is raising its profile as an international investor, establishing a venture-capital operation in Silicon Valley.

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Related Topix: Venture Capital, Emerging Technology, Science, Computer Science, Construction, Berkshire Hathaway, Investment Services

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