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  1. Market Report, "Meat, Fish & Poultry in France", publishedRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    ... 17 Supplier power 18 New entrants 19 Threat of substitutes 20 Degree of rivalry 21 Leading Companies 22 Berkshire Hathaway, Inc. 22 Bolton Group 25 Larzul SAS 27 Thunnus Overseas Group 28 Macroeconomic Indicators 29 Country Data 29 Appendix 31 ...

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  2. Mark Zuckerberg Should Heed This Warren Buffett WisdomRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    The wise words When discussing new investments made by Berkshire Hathaway in his 1996 letter to shareholders, Buffett spoke to how he and longtime lieutenant Charlie Munger sought businesses described as "The Inevitables," such as Coca-Cola and Gillette, which have an entrenched competitive advantage allowing them to "dominate their fields worldwide for an investment lifetime." He provided a point of clarification, noting that "you can, of course, pay too much for even the best of businesses," reminding investors even the best companies make for bad investments if the price paid relative to its value is too high.

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  3. Omerine M. Ross, 94Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Omerine M. Ross, 94, formerly of Fairhaven passed away Sunday, December 14, 2014 surrounded by her loving family. She was the wife of the late William A. Ross.

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  4. Berkshire Energy Fined for Eagle Deaths at Wyoming Wind FarmsRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    PacifiCorp, one of the utilities owned by Berkshire Hathaway Inc. 's energy unit, agreed to pay $2.5 million to settle charges that its wind facilities in Wyoming killed eagles and other birds. The deaths near the Seven Mile Hill and Glenrock/Rolling Hills wind farms violated the Migratory Bird Treaty Act, according to a statement today from the utility.

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  5. Berkshire Hathaway's multi-million dollar real estate company debutsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Walton Sun

    Locally owned and operated, Prudential PenFed Realty has joined forces with Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Real Estate Brokerage Network to form Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices PenFed Realty in The full-service brokerage joins a growing roster of affiliates that have transitioned to the network since September 2013. Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices now counts nearly 34,223 agents and 1,056 offices operating in 47 states.

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  6. Toro: A Quality Company with Strong ProspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | GuruFocus.com

    We might call The Toro Company the very model of a Buffett Munger company, with its ability to consistently grow its bottom line and a valuation of less than 1, indicating it is currently undervalued. Although it appears the two gurus don't own any Toro stock at the moment, the company should get the attention of investors who follow the legends at Berkshire Hathaway .

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  7. View Press ReleaseRead the original story

    Friday | Business Wire

    ... group employs 3,700 worldwide, generating a group revenue of $600 million. Johns Manville, a Berkshire Hathaway company (NYSE: BRK.A, BRK.B), is a leading manufacturer and marketer of premium-quality products for building insulation, mechanical ...

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  8. Buffett's Backup Stock Pickers Stumble as GM, Energy Bets FallRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | News Max

    At least half a dozen stocks that Ted Weschler and Todd Combs probably picked for Berkshire Hathaway Inc.'s portfolio are poised to end the year lower than where they started. They include energy companies that have slumped with oil prices; automaker General Motors Co., which has struggled with recalls; and Chicago Bridge & Iron Co., an engineering and construction firm that's down more than 50 percent since Dec. 31. "It appears, on first glance, that Todd and Ted have underperformed the S&P 500 this year," said David Kass, a professor at the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business who has studied Berkshire's portfolio.

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  9. Hot Topic: Ebola OutbreakRead the original story

    Friday | Information Technology

    FAIRFIELD, Conn.-- Acme United Corporation Donates Respirator Masks for Ebola Efforts i 1 2Source:i 1 2Acme United Corporation HUBBARD, Ohio-- NanoLogix Technology Being Configured For Rapid Ebola Virus Detection i 1 2Source:i 1 2NanoLogix Technology Business Wire, ai 1 2 Berkshire Hathaway i 1 2company, is the global leader ini 1 2 press release distribution i 1 2andi 1 2 regulatory disclosure .

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  10. Time Waits for No Man With This Watch-Rental StartupRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Entrepreneur Magazine

    ... decade, Brandoff cut his teeth in the private-jet industry, ultimately serving as the CMO of NetJets -- a Berkshire Hathaway company that offers fractional ownership and rentals of private jets. (He is also one of the early team at Marquis Jets and ...

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  11. DaVita's Outlook For 2015: Don't Overstay The FestivitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Seeking Alpha

    ... some big guns with this viewpoint. DaVita is a favored pick of Buffett protg Ted Weschler. The company is Berkshire Hathaway's (NYSE: BRK.A ) (NYSE: BRK.B ) ninth largest holding, and only healthcare stock. I was also emboldened by an article I read ...

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  12. Nissan CEO: Russian Ruble Crisis Is 'A Bloodbath For Automakers'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Jalopnik

    ... worked hard to reassure investors that all is normal and that Warren Buffett's stake has not changed. Berkshire Hathaway is still backing the company. What actually caused the drop is still a mystery. It's not the ruble, BYD is barely in Russia. ...

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  13. DaVita Healthcare's Outlook For 2015: Don't Overstay The FestivitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Seeking Alpha

    ... some big guns with this viewpoint. DaVita is a favored pick of Buffett protg Ted Weschler. The company is Berkshire Hathaway's (NYSE: BRK.A )(NYSE: BRK.B ) ninth largest holding, and only health care stock I was also emboldened by an article I read ...

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  14. Shares in China auto firm BYD recover partially after slideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Yahoo!

    ... in a statement to the Hong Kong exchange, where it is listed, BYD stated it had contacted Buffett's firm Berkshire Hathaway and said "the intention to reduce shareholdings in the company is not correct and that it has no present intention to reduce ...

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  15. Why Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Owns DaVita HealthCare PartnersRead the original story

    Friday | The Motley Fool

    ... investors want in their portfolio. Warren Buffett: This new technology is a "real threat" At the recent Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting, Warren Buffett admitted this emerging technology is threatening his biggest cash-cow. Buffett's fear can be ...

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  16. Shares in China auto firm BYD recover partially after plungeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... in a statement to the Hong Kong exchange, where it is listed, BYD stated it had contacted Buffett's firm Berkshire Hathaway and said "the intention to reduce shareholdings in the company is not correct and that it has no present intention to reduce ...

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  17. Deep Dive: Here are the best S&P 500 stocks and sectors of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | MarketWatch

    ... one this year, with a 25.4% gain, reflecting the desire of acquirers, including Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway to scoop up companies with strong regulated electric distribution businesses . It is the nature of the regulated business to be much ...

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  18. BYD Shares Rebound After Saying Berkshire Hasn't Cut StakeRead the original story

    Friday | The Washington Post

    ... certain investors have incurred losses in margin trading and sold shares. Warren Buffett, chairman of Berkshire Hathaway, didn't immediately respond to a request for comment sent to an assistant. Berkshire's energy unit, which holds the BYD ...

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  19. Asian Stocks Rise Most in Two Months Amid Global Equities RallyRead the original story

    Friday | The Washington Post

    ... BYD Co. advanced 14 percent, rebounding from a record slump yesterday, after saying Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. had no plans to reduce its stake in the electric-car maker. Toyota Motor Corp. jumped 4.3 percent in Tokyo. The MSCI Asia ...

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  20. BYD's Record Plunge Not Enough for Macquarie Seeing No TeslaRead the original story

    Friday | The Washington Post

    The brokerage has a 12-month target price of HK$20 for the electric carmaker backed by Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc., or 20 percent below yesterday's close of HK$25.05. The average estimate by 17 analysts tracked by Bloomberg is HK$46.09.

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