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  1. 3000 sites of some size still checking inRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | 3000 NewsWire

    ... across this country, Hong Kong, Macau, and Japan, plus it counts on online sales. See's is owned by Berkshire Hathaway. Berkshire's iconic founder Warren Buffett called See's "the prototype of a dream business." Buffett certainly knows nothing of ...

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  2. Exor Raises PartnerRe Offer in - Final' Push to Beat Axis BidRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | The Washington Post

    ... reinsurer. The combination would help Bermuda-based Axis compete with larger rivals like Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc., Munich Re and Swiss Re AG. PartnerRe's investors now have a sweeter cash option. The revised offer "seems to be at a ...

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  3. In GE Antares Action, Banks Have the Advantage Over Buyout FirmsRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | TheStreet.com

    ... netted the burger giant about $1.5 billion. The largest straight M&A deal last year -- the purchase by Berkshire Hathaway of H.J. Heinz was valued at $28 billion -- obviously doesn't compare with GE's spinoff. The 2000 combination of America Online ...

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  4. EXOR Raises Bid for PartnerRe by 5.8%, Buys 9.32% StakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Insurance Journal West

    ... reinsurer. The combination would help Bermuda-based AXIS compete with larger rivals like Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc., Munich Re and Swiss Re AG. PartnerRe's investors now face a sweeter cash offer. In an effort to seal the deal, EXOR ...

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  5. Noel Steps Down from Berkshire Travel Insurance Chief Due to IllnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Insurance Journal West

    Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. said John Noel is stepping down as head of its travel-insurance unit because of illness and will be succeeded by Dean Sivley. Noel, 67, was recently diagnosed with early-stage Lewy Body Disease, a form of dementia, according to a statement Monday from the company.

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  6. Which local companies rank among the world's 1,000 largest?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Business Journal

    ... spots on the list, with Bank of China heading the list for the third consecutive year. Warren Buffett 's Berkshire Hathaway was the top-ranked U.S. company on the list, coming in at No. 5.

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  7. Lubrizol to Showcase Expanded Global Solutions at IATI Biomed 2015Read the original story

    Monday May 11 | PR-inside.com

    ... available with industry leading lead times. About The Lubrizol Corporation The Lubrizol Corporation, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is a technology-driven global company that combines complex, specialty chemicals to optimize the quality, performance ...

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  8. J.J. Zhang's Winner Take All: Just because Warren Buffett is a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | MarketWatch

    Berkshire Hathaway recently held their annual shareholder's meeting and it was a special event at that, celebrating 50 years of Buffett taking control of Berkshire and turning it into the investment empire it is today. Buffett and other shareholders certainly have much to celebrate, up 2,850,000% since it started.

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  9. Ian Cumming Sells Stake in INTL FCStoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | GuruFocus.com

    ... into a $6.8 billion enterprise after starting from scratch in 1978. Leucadia is often called a "baby Berkshire Hathaway " ( BRK.A )( BRK.B ) for the extensive variety of its holdings - mining and drilling, telecommunications, healthcare, ...

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  10. AmEx Stock Performance This Year - Disappointing,' CEO SaysRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | The Washington Post

    ... and that he thinks the company will prevail in its appeal of the court's ruling. Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. is the largest investor in AmEx. Shareholders approved the firm's slate of directors and its executive compensation proposal in ...

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  11. Outlook positive after Heinz Kendal factory saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Dairy Reporter

    ... was quite positive. I think they are even looking at new products." Following Heinz's A 18bn takeover by Berkshire Hathaway and 3G Capital in February 2013, and the subsequent announcement of up to 250 Heinz UK job losses, staff at many of its sites ...

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  12. Don't Bet On Rising Auto Sales With Sonic AutomotiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Seeking Alpha

    Late last year, it was announced that Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway agreed to acquire the privately-held Van Tuyl Group, one of the largest auto dealer networks in the United States. Investors may be tempted to follow in Buffett's footsteps by making a similar bet on the United States' rebounding auto sales and low gas prices - but we don't think the famous "rising tide lifts all boats" analogy applies here.

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  13. Warren Buffett's 5 Highest-Yielding Dividend StocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | TheStreet.com

    ... stock market wisdom is in as high demand as ever. For instance, nearly 40,000 people attended the latest Berkshire Hathaway annual shareholders' meeting. Buffett invests in businesses with durable competitive advantages that can compound his money ... 1 comment

  14. The real reason Warren Buffett plays ukeleleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | USA Today

    ... ukelele many years ago to impress a female student he had a "crush" on during college. Buffett, CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, to this day is seen strumming the four-stringed instrument. "I went to University of Nebraska and there was a girl there I had ...

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  15. Forbes' Adams: Buffett Will Withstand Attacks From Loeb, OthersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | News Max

    ... have taken Buffett to task for allegedly predatory lending by the Clayton Homes subsidiary of Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway. But "I predict the headlines will soon blow over," Adams writes . "While I believe the latest Buffett critiques are ...

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  16. Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices PenFed Realty Sales Professionals...Read the original story

    Monday May 11 | PRWeb

    ... profession. These members of our team are knowledgeable, have a strong work ethic, and are sales leaders. Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices PenFed Realty (BHHS PFR) announced today that the company's Sales Professionals Laura Engels, Dan Madrigal, ...

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  17. Heinz Q1 sales drop 11.5%; North America frozen meals post double-digit declinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | FoodNavigator

    ... Heinz Beanz, and Smart Ones frozen meals. Heinz - which was acquired by private equity firms 3G and Berkshire Hathaway in June 2013, and recently announced plans to merge with Kraft - said the 11.5% sales drop was driven by a 4.5% decline in organic ...

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  18. Peggi Medeiros: Piece by piece, New Bedford's South End is disappearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... percent of the small shops were demolished to build Route 18. The Dennison Memorial is gone. The powerful Berkshire Hathaway headquarters is gone. There are lots of glassy generic stores.  What would shock and puzzle my grandfather, Antoine ...

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  19. Apple Inc. (AAPL), Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Among Billionaire Ken Fisher's Longterm HoldingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | Insider Monkey

    ... sold its Duracell business for approximately $3 billion to billionaire Warren Buffett 's holding company Berkshire Hathaway, which also happened to be a longterm shareholder of Procter & Gamble Co (NYSE:PG). Buffett will trade in his $4.8 billion ...

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  20. Report Published: "McLane Company, Inc. - Strategy and SWOT Report"Read the original story

    Sunday May 10 | PR-inside.com

    ... 'the company') is a privately-held supply chain services company. The company is a wholly-owned unit of Berkshire Hathaway and primarily operates in the US. It is headquartered in Temple, Texas and employs about 20,000 people. The company generates ...

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