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  1. Preiss-Daimler to Acquire Glass Textiles Business in Sweden from Johns ManvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | AndhraNews

    Johns Manville and Preiss-Daimler announced today that a Preiss-Daimler group company will acquire Johns Manville's Glass Textiles business in Sweden. The business is a leading supplier of superior glass wallcoverings in the European markets, including woven as well as nonwoven products.

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

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

    Yesterday | 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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  5. 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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  6. View Press ReleaseRead the original story

    Friday | Business Wire

    The business is a leading supplier of superior glass wallcoverings in the European markets, including woven as well as nonwoven products. "This high-quality business fits perfectly with our growth strategy and we look forward to welcoming the JM Glass Textiles team to the Preiss-Daimler family," said JA1 4rgen Preiss-Daimler, founder and owner of Preiss-Daimler.

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

    Friday | Entrepreneur Magazine

    When the French luxury house introduced its Le Pliage bag 20 years ago, it was met with very little fanfare. Three years later and with virtually no marketing, it became a hit.

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

    Friday | Jalopnik

    This is The Morning Shift, our one-stop daily roundup of all the auto news that's actually important - all in one place every weekday morning. Or, you could spend all day waiting for other sites to parse it out to you one story at a time.

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

    Friday | Yahoo!

    Shares in Chinese car maker BYD, which plunged almost 30 percent in the previous session amid speculation about its business outlook, recovered partially in Hong Kong Friday after it moved to quash the rumours. The firm, which is backed by US billionaire Warren Buffett, ended up 14.17 percent at HK$28.60 in the afternoon Friday after it issued a statement denying talk that the investment icon intended to sell a large part of his stake.

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

    Friday | The Motley Fool

    Warren Buffett's keen eye for great businesses selling at reasonable prices has rewarded Berkshire shareholders and those who follow the stocks he buys. Buffett also has an eye for talented investment managers such as Todd Combs and Ted Weschler, who manage an increasing share of Berkshire's investment portfolio.

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

    Friday | Channelnewsasia.com

    Shares in Chinese car maker BYD, which plunged almost 30 percent in the previous session amid speculation about its business outlook, recovered partially in Hong Kong Friday after it moved to quash the rumours. Chinese electric car producer BYD, which is partly backed by US investment titan Warren Buffett, said its net profit plunged more than 94 per cent year-on-year in 2012.

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

    Friday | The Washington Post

    The automaker's shares gained 14 percent to HK$28.60 in Hong Kong trading, after slumping 29 percent yesterday. Trading had surged to more than 40 times the past year's daily average yesterday.

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  13. BYD recovers partially after plungeRead the original story

    Friday | The Standard

    Shares in Chinese car maker BYD, which plunged almost 30 percent in the previous session amid speculation about its business outlook, recovered partially in Hong Kong Friday after it moved to quash the rumors. The firm, which is backed by US billionaire Warren Buffett, ended up 14.17 percent at HK$28.60 in the afternoon Friday after it issued a statement denying talk that the investment icon intended to sell a large part of his stake.

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  14. 6 things Warren Buffett says you should do with your money in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Post-gazette.com

    Warren Buffett is such an investing powerhouse, it's hard to list his credentials without making him sound like Dos Equis' Most Interesting Man in the World: He made his first stock purchase when he was 11 and 99 percent of his $63 billion fortune after his 50th birthday. He was the lone insurance policy for Pepsi's Billion Dollar Sweepstakes .

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  15. BYD shares rebound after carmaker denies Buffett sell-down plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | South China Morning Post

    Shares in BYD staged a recovery on Friday morning after the maker of electric vehicles scotched rumours that investor Warren Buffet was planning to reduce his stake in the company. BYD shares had had plunged as much as 46.9 per cent on Thursday, after investors responded to market speculation about the Shenzhen-based carmaker.

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  16. BYD Shares Rebound After Saying Berkshire Hasn't Reduced StakeRead the original story

    Thursday | The Washington Post

    BYD Co., the electric carmaker partially owned by Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc., rebounded from yesterday's record slump after saying the shareholder had no intention to reduce its stake. The automaker's shares gained as much as 15 percent and traded at HK$27.75 as of 9:39 a.m. in Hong Kong trading, after slumping 29 percent yesterday.

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  17. BYD Says Bershire Hathaway Confirms No Plan to Cut StakeRead the original story

    Thursday | Bloomberg

    BYD Co. , the electric carmaker whose shares tumbled a record 29 percent yesterday, said it confirmed with shareholder Berkshire Hathaway Inc. that it has no present intention to reduce its stake in the company.

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  18. The Only Stock Carl Icahn Sold Last QuarterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Motley Fool

    Carl Icahn Icahn has made a name for himself as an activist investor, and he is one of the most successful investors in the U.S. Like Warren Buffett, Carl uses a strategy based on the Graham and Dodd tradition of finding undervalued stocks. However, unlike Buffett, Icahn becomes actively involved in the companies he invests in, aiming to improve their business and value.

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  19. Forest River Diesel Division Sees Rapid GrowthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | RV Business

    Forest River Inc.'s diesel division has increased its U.S. market share by 30.57% and retail registrations by 37.99% year-to-date through October, according to data released Monday , by Statistical Surveys Inc., Grand Rapids, Mich. The growth figures for Forest River's Legacy, Berkshire, Berkshire XL and Charleston lines compare positively with average, year-to-date, and U.S. sales figures for competitive diesel brands of 5.68%, Statistical Surveys confirms.

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  20. XLF, HYLS: Big ETF InflowsRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | MarketNewsVideo

    Comparing units outstanding versus one week ago at the coverage universe of ETFs at ETF Channel, the biggest inflow was seen in the Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund , which added 44,500,000 units, or a 5.5% increase week over week. Among the largest underlying components of XLF, in morning trading today Berkshire Hathaway Class B is up about 1.5%, and Wells Fargo & Company is up by about 1.8%.

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