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1 hr ago | 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.


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

5 hrs ago | 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 .


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

9 hrs ago | 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.


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

14 hrs ago | 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.


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

17 hrs ago | 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.'


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.


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."


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


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.


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.


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


Google inks huge wind power deal with Warren Buffett's Iowa power company

Google keeps finding creative ways to power its data centers with clean energy. Here's the largest and latest in Iowa.


Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Wind Power, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Construction, Berkshire Hathaway, Investment Services

Seeking Alpha

Bank Of America Should Copy Warren Buffett To Unlock Billions In Value

A simple press release stating a line in the sand would go a long way towards unlocking value in BAC shares.


Related Topix: Banking, Bank of America, Financial Services, Construction, Berkshire Hathaway, Investment Services


In U.S., it's hello solar, adios nukes

About 370,000 mirrors in the Mojave Desert reflect sunlight for a "power tower" system that powers 140,000 California homes.


Related Topix: Solar Energy, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Opinion


New Chinese Car Models Revealed On Twittersphere: #BeijingAutoShow

It's been a sharp switch of focus from New York to Beijing for car lovers this week.


Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Travel, Asia Travel, China Travel, Hong Kong, China Travel, Business News

Mon Apr 21, 2014

The Motley Fool

1 Industrial Company With Incredible Pricing Power

In the business world, pricing power is absolutely critical. This term describes the ability of a company to raise prices without experiencing a subsequent drop in demand, and it might just be the only measuring stick worth bothering with, according to Warren Buffett.


The Motley Fool

Which Warren Buffett Stock Is the Best Buy Now?

In 12 days, Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway will hold its annual shareholder meeting in Omaha, Nebraska.


Related Topix: Construction, Berkshire Hathaway, Investment Services, Events, The Motley Fool

Hispanic Business

Wintergreen Advisers Sends Second Letter to Warren Buffett on Coca-Cola Equity Plan

If the proposed 2014 Coca Cola Equity Plan were to be approved by its shareholders, the implication for investment returns in our country may be devastating.'


Related Topix: Beverages, CocaCola, Personal Finance, Retirement

New Media Journal

Obama's War on US Energy

A nation without adequate energy production is a nation in decline and that has been the President's agenda since the day he took office in 2009.


Related Topix: US News, Solar Energy, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy


How to shrink America's income gap

What's the one thing Pope Francis , Barack Obama , Marco Rubio , and Warren Buffett all agree on? America needs to change the way it sets wages to overcome its economically and politically unsustainable levels of income inequality.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Outsourcing


The Market is Going to Crash. A Dividend Investors Guide to 3 Stocks You Can Buy Blindfolded

The market is going to crash. Well sooner or later. But what happens in a market crash? Are you prepared? The answer to this simple but important question depends on who you are asking.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, Day Trading, Personal Finance, 9

Common Dreams

The Meritocracy Myth: How the Super-Rich Really Make Their Money

Warren Buffett once claimed that the "genius of the American economy, our emphasis on a meritocracy and a market system and a rule of law has enabled generation after generation to live better than their parents did."


Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Foreclosures, Housing, Financial Markets