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Sorry Mr Buffett, your advice of index fund investing not best choice in India

The SBI Nifty Index Fund has an expense ratio of 0.70 per cent, whereas an actively-managed fund such as SBI Bluechip fund charges 1.98 per...

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Warren Buffett Asks Big Money: Why High Fees?

Andrew Ross Sorkin, New York TimesPoof: $100 billion disappeared.That's the figure that Warren E. Buffett recently calculated that pension funds, endowments and wealthy individuals have lost over the last decade to hedge funds and other money...

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Warren Buffett's Ten Most Profitable Investments of 2017

Jon Ogg, 24/7 Wall StreetBerkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has released its annual letter for 2016, and 24/7 Wall St. has already broken out many of the top trends and takeaways from that report. Covered here are the most profitable positions in the...

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Distressed Investing Guru Wilbur Ross Confirmed As U.S. Commerce Secretary

Famed turnaround artist and billionaire private equity investor Wilbur Ross has easily won confirmation as U.S. Commerce Secretary in President Donald Trump's new administration, and will now become a highly influential figure in any negotiations...

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US stocks at new highs, Buffett says stocks cheap (1724019)

Markets were mixed on Monday. In the US, the S&P 500 rose 0.1 percent to a record high while the Dow Jones Industrial Average edged up to a 12th consecutive record close. However, earlier in the day, the STOXX Europe 600 fell 0.1 percent while the...

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Whitney Tilson – “We hedgies” Deserve “A Lashing”; Berkshire Worth $300k A Share [UPDATED]

From Whitney Tilson’s latest email to investors. Buffett released his annual letter  (attached, along with the 10K and earning release) and it was one of his best ever I think. Below are notes by the WSJ reporters, and here are a few of my...

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Yes Warren Buffett Stocks Are In A Bubble (Video)

We discuss the valuation question in this video, and Warren Buffet`s assertion that stocks are not in a bubble. Warren didn`t you say to buy when there is Blood in the Streets? Warren Buffet says a lot of contradictory things, take everything he says...

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Senate confirms Wilbur Ross as commerce secretary

The Senate has confirmed billionaire investor Wilbur Ross as commerce...

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Warren Buffett praises 'talented and ambitious immigrants' in shareholder letter

Buffett subverted one of the president's favorite foils — immigrants — in a subchapter that might be the antithesis of Trump's glowering...

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Cramer: Tax reform and repatriation are not what stocks need to roar higher

Cramer spells out why international growth is far more important to the stock market’s trajectory than Trump’s...

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Here is the full transcript of billionaire investor Warren Buffett's interview with CNBC

Billionaire investor Warren Buffett spoke with CNBC's Becky Quick on "Squawk Box." Read the interview...

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Becoming Warren Buffett: Essential Viewing For All Value Investors

HBO documentary, Becoming Warren Buffett, is worth a watch even for experts on the Oracle of Omaha Warren Buffett has to be one of the most profiled characters in the world today. As the world’s greatest investor, and second richest man, he has...

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How Buffett's business empire could unravel

Josh Brown had a terrific comment about the secret of Warren Buffett's success. Buffett is unabashedly "permabullish" on America:One of the hallmarks of Berkshire’s success has been its willingness to raise or lower its formidable...

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A quick reminder that Bill Ackman's worst nightmare is still very much a thing

It's time to check in on a Wall Street disaster. Valeant Pharmaceuticals will report earnings on February 28, and analysts up and down Wall Street remain skeptical that the company can get back on its feet after a nightmarish run. Here's what...

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SCHUMER: The GOP is in 'disarray' over Obamacare repeal, and the 'odds are very high' it won't happen

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer isn't so sure Republicans can repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, the law better known as Obamacare. In a "prebuttal" Monday to President Donald Trump's joint address to Congress on...

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Jolly Old Warren Buffett Dispenses Folksy Nuggets Of Wisdom Like ‘If A Lady Says No, She Means Maybe’

Everyone's favorite billionaire has a decidedly quaint view of...

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Warren Buffett: Global warming not impacting the way Berkshire writes insurance

Buffett said there's not enough evidence to make him alter Berkshire Hathaway's insurance underwriting...

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Breakingviews: Buffett’s $1 Trillion Target for Apple Is in Sight

The billionaire investor bought even more shares of Apple, maker of the iPhone, reckoning it will be the first company with a 13-digit...

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Apple Is Now One of Warren Buffett's Top Stocks

Paul La Monica, CNNMoneyThe Oracle of Omaha said in an interview with CNBC that he's bought a lot more Apple so far in 2017. He praised the company for its 'incredible...

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David Tepper: I'm 'Still Long Stocks' & 'Still Short Bonds'

Matthew Belvedere, CNBCAppaloosa Management founder David Tepper tells CNBC he remains bullish on the stock market...

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Warren Buffett only wears suits made by one Chinese entrepreneur

Madam Li took a risk, caught Buffett's attention and then won his...

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Warren Buffett: Will judge Trump by results but 'unlikely' he'll vote for him in 4 years

Warren Buffett is a long-time Democrat but does agree with President Trump on some...

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David Tepper Still Long Stocks & Short Bonds

Appaloosa Management's David Tepper has told Scott Wapner at CNBC Fast Money Halftime Report that he's still long stocks and short bonds.  Here's the quote:"Why are stocks and bonds acting differently?  It's as...

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David Tepper: Still Long Stocks & Short Bonds

David Tepper of Appaloosa Management says he is still long stocks and short bonds. The “Fast Money Halftime Report” traders weigh in on market commentary from famed money managers David Tepper and Warren Buffett. 2016 Hedge Fund Letters H/T...

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Warren Buffett Doubled Apple Stake in January: CNBC Interview

Berkshire Hathway's Warren Buffett sat down for an interview with CNBC's Becky Quick.  Earlier today we posted up Warren Buffett's 2016 annual letter which was just released.Here's the takeaways from the interview:- Between...

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Apple is ticking up as Buffett buys more shares (AAPL)

Warren Buffett revealed that he raised his stake in Apple this year, in an annual report Saturday from Berkshire Hathaway. Buffet more than doubled his holding as of December 31, raising his stake in Apple this to about 133 million shares. Buffett...

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BUFFETT: Free trade is 'wonderful' ... but not for everyone

Warren Buffett has weighed in on the free trade debate. "Free trade is wonderful for the world and the United States. But its benefits are diffused among 320 million people," he said in an interview with CNBC's Becky Quick on Monday....

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Warren Buffett made an inappropriate remark to describe the logic behind a $140 billion takeover bid

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Warren Buffett made an inappropriate remark about women while attempting to describe the logic behind Kraft Heinz' recent takeover bid for Unilever. Kraft Heinz, which is backed by Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway and the private equity firm 3G...

Warren Buffett talks up stocks and his big Apple stake while bashing bonds and hedge funds

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Buffett trumpeted stocks and bashed bonds in his CNBC interview. He also detailed three ways he plans to judge...

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Who Is Bill Ackman Trying To Fool?

You can either be a good hedge funder or a good person. Choose one and stick with...

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Warren Buffett says this is one behavior that causes airlines to go broke (AAL, DAL, UAL, LUV)

Berkshire Hathaway chairman Warren Buffett doesn't invest in airlines very often. And it's for good reason. According to the legendary investor, the capital intensive nature of the business and frequent bankruptcies have made airlines a tough...

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Warren Buffett on Airlines, ETFs and Bank Valuation

Buffett had a wide-ranging interview with CNBC Monday morningCheck out Warren Buffett Stock Picks » Download GuruFolio Report of Warren Buffett (Updated on...

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Warren Buffett Comments on Bank of America

Guru stock highlightCheck out Warren Buffett Stock Picks » Download GuruFolio Report of Warren Buffett (Updated on...

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Warren Buffett and Solar Energy

Warren Buffett has made headlines in the last few years regarding his involvement in the solar industry via Berkshire Hathaway’s ownership of MidAmerican Energy (now a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway Energy).  Most notably, the...

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Warren Buffett is right. Hot stockpickers rarely beat their benchmarks year after year

Active fund managers struggle to consistently outperform index funds, according to S&P Dow Jones...

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Billionaire Julian Robertson Bets Big on Technology Sector With These Stocks

Julian Robertson is an iconic hedge fund manager who started Tiger Management in 1980. Not only is he famous for his own hedge fund, but he also seeded a large number of other funds which were run by his former employees known as “Tiger...

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Apple Inc. Likely To Hit Trillion-Dollar Valuation Before Berkshire Hathaway: Buffett

Apple is a technology stock, and we know that billionaire investor Warren Buffett rarely likes such stocks. The chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway has readily admitted that he does not understand technology, so he has avoided making investments...

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Warren Buffet increases Apple stake in 2017 to $17 billion

Legendary investor Warren Buffett told CNBC on Monday that his Berkshire Hathaway group nearly doubled its stake in Apple to 133 million shares worth around $17 billion. Apple is Berkshire Hathaway's second-largest holding. Video provided by...

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Apple shares up after Buffett boosts stake to $17 billion

Warren Buffett has been on a Apple stock buying...

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Warren Buffett Confesses Why He Sold His Wal-Mart Shares

Buffett appeared on CNBC Monday morning, and one of the many things that he talked about was why he sold out of Wal-Mart...

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Warren Buffett effect lifts Indian airline stocks

“We are seeing a spillover effect due to the Warren Buffett effect after he stated that he has bought airline stocks in the US,” said IIFL's Sanjiv...

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BUFFETT: Wells Fargo's accounts scandal was 'a huge mistake'

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Warren Buffett expressed his disappointment with the fake accounts scandal at Wells Fargo during an interview on Monday morning. Buffett, who owns roughly 10% of the bank, did not bring up the bank's scandal in his annual letter released on...

Warren Buffett: Here's the very simple metric I use before I invest in a bank

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"It's the same metric I use for buying any asset," Buffett told CNBC's "Worldwide...

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Op-Ed: Why Warren Buffett is wrong about this investment strategy

It's time to challenge the infallibility of this retirement investment strategy, says American Funds' Tim...

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Warren Buffett: Red-hot market not in a bubble, still looks 'cheap'

Has the stock market euphoria gotten out of hand? Warren Buffett doesn't think so. The legendary investor says the stock market is not in "bubble territory" and actually looks "on the cheap side" due to low interest...

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Papers Other Than NY Times and Wall Street Journal May Not Surive: Buffett

Warren Buffett, whose Berkshire Hathaway owns several papers, including his hometown paper, made a particularly pessimistic comment about the newspaper...

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Buffett will give $1 million a year to any employee who gets Sweet 16 right

March may be the best month to work at Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway, especially for college basketball...

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Larry Summers: genius economist, failure at Psychology 101

 - by New Deal democratOne of my recurring themes is how macroeconomic theory, no matter how elegant mathematically, consistently errs because it fails to take into account basic psychology -- i.e., how the human animal actually works.A big...

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Jim Cramer on Warren Buffett: If investing were the NBA, he'd be LeBron

There can only be a few investing superstars, and Warren Buffett is one of them, Cramer...

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Why anyone would buy a 30 year bond 'absolutely baffles me,' Warren Buffett says

"The idea of committing your money at roughly 3 percent for 30 years ... doesn't make any sense to me," the billionaire tells...

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Warren Buffett names the only 2 newspapers he thinks have an 'assured future'

Buffett says they have an "assured future" because of their print and internet...

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Warren Buffett on Amazon: 'I don't have a good answer' on why I didn't buy it long ago

"Obviously, I should have bought it long ago," Buffett says. "I didn't understand the power of the...

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Warren Buffett: Kraft Heinz bid for Unilever was not a 'hostile offer'

Warren Buffett tells CNBC that Unilever may have misinterpreted Kraft Heinz's merger...

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Buffett: Self-driving cars will hurt the insurance industry

The autonomous vehicle industry will come head to head with insurance providers when it's fully developed, Buffett...

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Warren Buffett: I'll judge Trump by how he handles the No. 1 threat to US security

Billionaire investor Warren Buffett tells CNBC his top concern is how to prevent rogue nations from getting weapons of mass...

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Buffett Becomes One Of Apple’s Largest Shareholders, Talks Investment Mistakes, Airlines And More

Warren Buffett is doing his annual 3 hour CNBC interview with Becky Quick today following the release of his 2016 letter yesterday  – see below for links to videos, as well as video embeds. Get The Full Warren Buffett Series in PDF Get...

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Surprise CNBC Exclusive: Warren Buffett Likes Stocks

At some point this shit has to become redundant. How long does CNBC think it can get away with this shit? The old man books an interview with Becky Quick three times per annum to exclusively talk his book. How generous of him. Amongst other things...

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Warren Buffett’s 10 Most Profitable Investments of 2017

When Warren Buffett speaks (or invests), people tend to listen. Here are the 10 most profitable positions of Berkshire Hathaway and Buffett so far in...

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Warren Buffett, on CNBC, says bought about 120 million Apple shares in 2017

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Warren Buffett, chairman and chief executive of Berkshire Hathaway Inc , told CNBC on Monday that his conglomerate had purchased about 120 million shares of Apple Inc. in 2017 and that U.S. stocks were not in a "bubble...

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Warren Buffett's bite of Apple even bigger than was thought

Buffett's aggressive buying spree at Apple caught many off guard because he has historically steered clear of technology...

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Warren Buffett: Here's why I jumped into airline stocks

These aren't last century's airline companies, and that's why legendary investor Warren Buffett is spending money on...

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Warren Buffett's 2016 Letter

Berkshire Hathaway's Warren Buffett has released his 2016 annual letter.  In it, he touches on Berkshire's performance and doles out some investing insight.  Here's some quick takeaways:- Best book Buffett read in 2016:...

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BUFFETT: Stocks are cheap and not in bubble territory (AAPL)

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Berkshire Hathaway Chairman Warren Buffett said stocks are cheap when measured against the current level of interest rates.  In an interview with CNBC on Monday, he added that stocks are not in bubble territory. If interest rates rise,...

US stock market not in bubble territory, Buffett says

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Billionaire investor Warren Buffett told CNBC on Monday that U.S. stock prices are on the cheap side with interest rates are current...

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Billionaire Warren Buffett more than doubled his holdings in Apple in 2017

The Berkshire Hathaway CEO tells CNBC that his stake in Apple between the start of the year and Apple's earnings...

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Morning Agenda: Stock Exchange Merger, Herbalife, Warren Buffett

The London Stock Exchange Group said its union with Deutsche Börse was in jeopardy after European regulators demanded the sale of an additional...

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Why you should take Warren Buffett’s advice on share buybacks

Share buybacks – where a company buys its own shares – are controversial among investors. But they aren’t always a bad thing, says John Stepek – just most of the time. The post Why you should take Warren Buffett’s advice on...

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DealBook: Buffett Asks Big Money: Why Pay High Fees?

A staunch defender of index funds, Warren Buffett uses his annual shareholders’ letter to skewer money managers who charge more for inferior...

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Buffett’s new-found love for aviation surprises all: Is there a cue for Dalal Street?

India recorded 9.6 million air passengers in January, up 25.7% from the same month last year, thanks to lower ticket prices and improving economic...

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Emma Stone calls B.S. on Warren Beatty: 'I was holding my Best Actress envelope'

Who you gonna believe — Warren Beatty, Emma Stone, or some other, even weirder version of the truth? Beatty told millions of people watching the Oscars' jaw-dropping, history-distorting mishap Sunday night that he mistakenly called out La...

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As Trump Offers Pessimism, Warren Buffett Brings Optimism

Landon Thomas, NYTWarren E. Buffett, the billionaire investor, on Saturday lauded the miraculous qualities of the United States economy in highlighting another stellar year for his company, Berkshire Hathaway.Mr. Buffett, whose record of beating the...

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Buffett's tip: Make hay in stocks while the sun sets, because it will surely rise again

Buffett showed off his wit again, with an annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway Inc. shareholders that built on some of his favorite themes and added new...

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Billionaire Buffett in attack on sky-high hedge fund fees

Warren Buffett has attacked hedge funds, arguing that their highly paid managers cannot beat the stock...

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Warren Buffett on America’s miraculous achievements and amazing abundance, thanks to free market capitalism

From Warren Buffett’s annual letter to the shareholders of Berkshire Hathaway, which was released yesterday (my emphasis): One word sums up our country’s achievements: miraculous. From a standing start 240 years ago – a span of...

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Warren Buffett praises 'talented and ambitious immigrants'

Billionaire Warren Buffett took the opportunity to praise 'talented and ambitious immigrants' in his annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway...

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Dan Loeb is Aboard the Trump Trade, Says Pro-Business Administration is ‘Paradigm Shift’

Last year, Dan Loeb said the hedge fund industry had entered the ‘killing fields’ and were primed for culling — after many made wrong directional bets. This year, after seeing the Trump trade work its magic, his tune has...

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3 ways to invest like Warren Buffett as detailed in his annual shareholder letter

You don’t have to be a stock-picking whiz to benefit from the Oracle of Omaha's investing...

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Warren Buffett hung newspapers from 7 market catastrophes on an office wall to remind him 'anything can happen'

Warren Buffett may have an estimated net worth of around $76 billion, but the Omaha headquarters of his conglomerate Berkshire Hathaway are simple and sparse. In the hallway leading to Buffett's office are hung some fun photos of himself and his...

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Buffett and Gates: America Is Already Great, Thanks to Immigrants

Bill Gates, the world’s richest man, and Warren Buffett, the third richest, are—not entirely coincidentally—two of the most unremittingly optimistic men on the planet. So when I met the two of them in New York recently to talk about the...

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5 Interesting Takeaways From Warren Buffett’s Letter To Shareholders

Earlier today, Warren Buffett released his annual letter to shareholders.  There were five interesting takeaways from this letter: Get The Full Warren Buffett Series in PDF Get the entire 10-part series on Warren Buffett in PDF. Save it to your...

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Warren Buffett’s Top 20 High Dividend Stocks

Updated February 24th, 2017 by Nicholas McCullum I think you’ll agree with me that high dividend stocks can be excellent investments for those looking for both: Current income Strong total returns But it can be difficult to find high...

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Warren Buffett On the Best Book He Read Last Year

Warren Buffett released his 2016 Berkshire Hathaway Shareholder Letter this morning. [bffett] In the letter, Buffett covers many topics – from America’s future economic prospects, to accounting policies. Hidden in the letter, however, Buffett...

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The 25 Greatest Quotes from Warren Buffett’s 2016 Berkshire Hathaway Shareholder Letter

Warren Buffett released his 2016 Berkshire Hathaway Shareholder Letter on Saturday morning. Here are 25 of the best quotes from his letter: Get The Full Warren Buffett Series in PDF Get the entire 10-part series on Warren Buffett in PDF. Save it to...

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The new self-driving company taking on Uber’s Otto

Another player has entered the self-driving trucks startup arena. Say hello to...

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Buffett scorns tricky Wall Street accounting, but defends buybacks

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Billionaire investor Warren Buffett on Saturday attacked what he saw as tricks used by U.S. companies to boost earnings and stock prices, but he defended one oft-criticized practice: share buybacks. ...

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For Commerce Pick Wilbur Ross, ‘Inherently Bad’ Deals Paid Off

Mr. Ross, who amassed a fortune with help from trade deals like Nafta, has vowed to tear up those deals if confirmed as commerce...

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Warren Buffett Rails Against Fee-Hungry Wall Street Managers

NEW YORK, Feb 25 (Reuters) - Billionaire Warren Buffett, whose stock picks over several decades have enriched generations of Berkshire Hathaway Inc shareholders, delivered a black eye to the investment industry on Saturday, urging ordinary investors to...

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Some investment advice from Warren Buffett: Invest in low-cost index funds. It’s advice ignored by the ‘elites’

In Warren Buffett’s annual letter to the shareholders of Berkshire Hathaway, just released today, he offers some advice on how invest wisely using low-cost index funds (emphasis mine): When trillions of dollars are managed by Wall Streeters...

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Key Takeaways from the Latest Warren Buffett Shareholder Letter

The summary of —…–6 Warren Buffett shareholder letterCheck out Warren Buffett Stock Picks » Download GuruFolio Report of Warren Buffett (Updated on...

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Warren Buffett, in Annual Letter, Offers Hymn to U.S. Economy

The billionaire investor’s optimistic tone contrasts with President Trump’s darker descriptions. Mr. Buffett also gave credit to “ambitious...

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Buffett slams active investor 'monkeys' that cost clients at least $100 billion

Highlights of Warren Buffett's annual letter to...

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Some Highlights From Warren Buffett’s Annual Letter —…–6

'Money is always there, but the pockets change'Check out Warren Buffett Stock Picks » Download GuruFolio Report of Warren Buffett (Updated on...

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Warren Buffett basically just subtweeted President Donald Trump, shade, shade, shade

Warren Buffett, one of the greatest investors in the history of recorded math, has a message for President Donald Trump: America is already great.  The billionaire Berkshire Hathaway CEO, one of the most successful investors in the world and the...

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10 Takeaways From Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Report

24/7 Wall St. has broken out many of the top gems from the Berkshire Hathaway annual report and annual letter for...

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Warren Buffett praises 'ambitious immigrants' in annual letter to shareholders

The Oracle of Omaha publishes his eagerly anticipated annual overview of the...

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Buffett says he would rather 'prep for a colonoscopy' than do this again

Even the Oracle of Omaha has made mistakes, and here are a few he admits...

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Warren Buffett: 'Talented and ambitious immigrants' make the U.S. economy great

Warren Buffett noted that 'talented and ambitious immigrants' have made the U.S. economy great in his annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway...

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BUFFETT: The hedge fund industry's biggest profits are going to managers, not their clients (BRKA, BRKB)

Warren Buffett is not a fan of hedge funds and the high fees they charge clients for the promise of outperformance.  "When trillions of dollars are managed by Wall Streeters charging high fees, it will usually be the managers who reap...

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Warren Buffett just shared his best investment advice, and said the 'elite' have wasted $100 billion ignoring it

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway is out with its annual letter to shareholders. The letter covers a bunch of topics, touching on everything from stock buybacks to his favorite book of 2016, and also provides some investment...

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Warren Buffett credits 'miraculous' America in part to 'tide of talented and ambitious immigrants'

Warren Buffett is still bullish on America. The Berkshire Hathaway CEO has long been a believer in the economic power of the American people and its institutions and that opinion does not appear to have changed in his 2016 Annual Letter to...

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WARREN BUFFETT: 'Every decade or so, dark clouds will fill the economic skies, and they will briefly rain gold'

One of the most quoted Warren Buffett-isms is "be fearful when others are greedy and greedy only when others are fearful." And in the most recent annual letter to shareholders from Berkshire Hathaway, the billionaire investor once again touches...

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Here are Warren Buffett's most valuable investments (BRKA, BRKB, KO, AXP, AAPL, DAL, GS, IBM, PSX, LUV, WFC, HNZ)

Warren Buffett's investments continued to pay off in the fourth quarter, as Berkshire Hathaway reported a 15% rise in profits.  Buffett's holdings include a mix of subsidiaries like auto-insurer Geico, and publicly...

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WARREN BUFFETT: This is the best book I read last year...

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway is out with its annual letter to shareholders. Near the bottom of the letter, the billionaire investor touches on his favorite reads of 2016. "The best book I read last year was 'Shoe Dog'...

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Buffett's Berkshire says quarterly profit rises 15 percent

(Reuters) - Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Saturday said fourth-quarter profit rose 15 percent from a year earlier, helped by gains from investments and derivatives. ...

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Warren Buffett just said this man has done the 'most for American investors'

Warren Buffett just published his annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway investors, and buried in the 29-pages is a shoutout to one Jack Bogle.  "If a statue is ever erected to honor the person who has done the most for American investors,...

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BUFFETT: Stock buybacks are not 'un-American,' but buying back Berkshire shares has 'proved hard to do'

Warren Buffett wants to convince you stock buybacks are not the enemy. Over the past few years, prominent investment managers have decried the overuse of buybacks — in which a company buys its own shares — as the peak of...

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Warren Buffett says investors should stick with index funds

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Berkshire Hathaway Inc Chairman Warren Buffett on Saturday offered his latest critique of fund managers, saying that "both large and small investors should stick with low-cost index funds." ...

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Warren Buffett sees 'substantial' investment gains, knocks fund managers

The Oracle of Omaha offered up his latest advice on the U.S. economy and investing in Berkshire's annual...

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Krugman is Right on This: No Way is Trump Going to Be Able to Pull This Off

Trump: "We're going to put our miners back to work" No, we aren't. Decline of coal not the fault of the EPA pic.twitter.com/cwTulESZGf — Paul Krugman (@paulkrugman) February 24, 2017 Employment in the coal industry has been on...

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Why you need to binge-watch Carrie Fisher's final TV show immediately

Carrie Fisher might be best remembered for her role as Princess — and later General — Leia. But her final, wildly outspoken TV role is a reminder of all the reasons why we love her. Two months after her death, Carrie Fisher will...

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BUFFETT: Stocks are cheap and not in bubble territory (AAPL)

Berkshire Hathaway Chairman Warren Buffett said stocks are cheap when measured against the current level of interest rates.  In an interview with CNBC on Monday, he added that stocks are not in bubble territory. If interest rates rise,...   Read More >


FATHER OF DEAD NAVY SEAL REFUSED TO MEET TRUMP AT CEREMONY...

FATHER OF DEAD NAVY SEAL REFUSED TO MEET TRUMP AT CEREMONY... (Third column, 4th story, link) Related stories:Calls for investigation... ...   Read More >


SoftBank is in talks to invest up to $4 billion in WeWork

 SoftBank is being linked with an investment that could value WeWork at more than $20 billion. CNBC reported that the Japanese telco giant is gearing up to make an initial investment of $2 billion into WeWork, with a view to putting nearly...   Read More >


The White Helmets aren't happy about their Oscar win for a very important reason

Netflix finally won an Oscar for the 40-minute documentary The White Helmets, although the director, Syrian cinematographer Khaled Khatib, was reportedly denied entry to the U.S. at the last minute.  SEE ALSO: Netflix and Amazon finally win...   Read More >


Life After Death: A Look at What Happens to Totaled Cars

Subaru accident | Micah Wright/Autos Cheat Sheet While looking over an article in The Wall Street Journal, an interesting thought arose: What happens to all the totaled cars you see in movies? For decades, action flicks have...   Read More >


Why Japan’s monetary experiment has failed and what it means for everyone else

Yesterday’s most interesting headline in the Wall Street Journal was “The World’s Most Radical Experiment in Monetary Policy Isn’t Working”. After reading it, the right questions to ask are “why isn’t the policy...   Read More >


Warren Buffett made an inappropriate remark to describe the logic behind a $140 billion takeover bid

Warren Buffett made an inappropriate remark about women while attempting to describe the logic behind Kraft Heinz' recent takeover bid for Unilever. Kraft Heinz, which is backed by Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway and the private equity firm 3G...   Read More >


BUFFETT: Wells Fargo's accounts scandal was 'a huge mistake'

Warren Buffett expressed his disappointment with the fake accounts scandal at Wells Fargo during an interview on Monday morning. Buffett, who owns roughly 10% of the bank, did not bring up the bank's scandal in his annual letter released on...   Read More >


Sean Spicer is checking staff phones because his office leaks like sieve

Imagine if Noah had built his arc without checking for termites. All that wood, freshly cut and slotted into place for this big beautiful boat, suddenly full of holes and soaked to the core. Now imagine this boat is the White House press office. Just a...   Read More >