Posts Tagged ‘NYSE:BRK.A’

Hospira, Inc. (NYSE:HSP)

DaVita HealthCare (DVA), Hospira (HSP), Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A) Lead LMR Partners’ Portfolio Into Q2

Ben Levine, Andrew Manuel and Stefan Renold’s LMR Partners has filed its latest 13F, and there has been a good deal of turnover in the fund’s equity......(read more)
Francis Chou Chou Associates Management

Nokia Corporation (NOK), Sears Holdings (SHLD) Citigroup (C): Chou Associates Management’s Top Picks for Q2

Francis Chou’s Chou Associates Management has filed its latest 13F with the SEC, disclosing the positions held in its equity portfolio as of March 31......(read more)
David E. Shaw Vertex Pharmaceutical

Phillips 66, Marathon Petroleum Corp, LyondellBasell Industries: D E Shaw Bullish On Energy Stocks

D E Shaw, the large hedge fund founded by David Shaw, is an interesting study in that its positions are constantly changing. Rarely does it stand pat......(read more)
Warren Buffett

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.A) Propels Warren Buffet Ahead of Carlos Slim As World’s Second Wealthiest Man

When people call you an ‘Oracle’, and you are working in the finance industry, Warren Buffet, CEO and Chairman of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (......(read more)
Warren Buffett

Warren Buffet Rolling High on DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc (DVA)’s 18% Rise

Warren Buffet must be very pleased with DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc (NYSE:DVA)’s performance, which is apparently the only healthcare stock in......(read more)
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Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.A)’s Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) Investment Losing nearly $280 Million

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A)‘s Warren Buffet has had to face some disappointment to the tune of $280 million from his investment in the......(read more)
The Coca-Cola Company

Berkshire Hathaway Inc (BRK.A) Might Not Want To Throw In The White Towel, Despite The Coca-Cola Co (KO) Being Close To A K.O.

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A) in under the lens of analysts and besides the recent story about International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE:IBM)’......(read more)
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Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.A) Payed $600 Million Less to Procter & Gamble Co (PG) For Duracell Than Gillette Did to KKR In 1996

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A)‘s Warren Buffet is renowned in the financial circles for the extremely profitable deals that he is able to......(read more)
Oprah Winfrey

10 Self-Made Billionaires Who Came From Nothing

Wondering who some of the self-made billionaires who came from nothing are? We often see billionaires around the world, with luxurious mansions, traveling......(read more)
How Slower Growth, Falling Oil Will Boost This Airline

After A Long Test-Drive, Berkshire Hathaway Inc (BRK.B) Takes Van Tuyl Group

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.B)’s CEO, Warren Buffett, decided to “play strings on automobiles” as he announced on CNBC that a contract of......(read more)
AVENUE CAPITAL

Hedge Fund News: Marc Lasry, Warren Buffett & Marcato Capital Management

Avenue Capital Says Raising 200 Million Pounds for Debt Fund (BusinessWeek) Avenue Capital Group LLC, the U.S. hedge fund founded by billionaire Marc......(read more)
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Burger King Worldwide Inc (BKW)’s Acquisition of Tim Hortons Inc. (USA) (THI): Is Warren Buffett Being a Hypocrite in Supporting the Deal?

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A)’s Chairman, Warren Buffett surprised the Street today by saying that Tim Hortons Inc. (USA) (NYSE:THI) is more......(read more)
Top 4 Strengths a Successful Entrepreneur Needs

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.A) Fined $900,000 For Failure To Report Transaction

Even firms as big as Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A) don’t learn from their past mistakes. This was proved when Warren Buffett‘s Berkshire......(read more)
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Will Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.A)’s Leadership Be as Strong After Buffet?

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A) and Warren Buffett are synonymous, one can never see them differently, but what will happen to Berkshire Hathaway......(read more)
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Which Stocks Does Gilchrist Berg’s WS Management Love?

On the deadline date for the second quarter of 13F filings, WS Management, the Chicago-based hedge fund managed by Gilchrist Berg, disclosed its long......(read more)
Warren Buffett and Billionaires

Buffett Might Have $55 Billion In Cash But Watches His Step Before He Invests Says Mary Buffett

Finance expert and New York Times bestselling author Mary Buffett, talked about the investment strategies of the ‘Oracle of Omaha’, Warren Buffet......(read more)
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Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.A)’s Future after Buffet

Speculation has been going on for ages, as to who would replace the Oracle of Omaha as the Chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A). The......(read more)
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Why Is Warren Buffett So Successful?

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A) has generated tremendous returns for investors and for Warren Buffett himself over a long period of time. His famous......(read more)
Warren Buffett

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.A) Might Further Pursue Oil Plays

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A) recently came out with results which were better than analysts’ expectations. The company’s stock also gave thumbs......(read more)
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Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.A): Next Acquisition Might Be a Large One

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A) is seeking for a large deal to put its mountain of cash to work.  In a video segment on CNBC, Jay Gelb, analyst......(read more)
Warren Buffett and Billionaires

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.A) Will Wait for a Fat Pitch for Its $50 Bln Cash

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A) reported a record breaking second quarter on Friday as its profits jumped by as much as 41% indicating an impressive......(read more)
Warren Buffett and Billionaires

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.A) Has a Lot of Exposure to US Economy

Warren Buffett‘s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A) is one of the greatest holding companies, gathering many successful businesses under its......(read more)
Steven Cohen

Hedge Fund News: Steven Cohen, Warren Buffett & Farallon Capital

Profits Soaring After Disgrace at Cohen’s Hedge Fund (NYTimes) Three months after his once-powerful hedge fund entered a guilty plea to insider trading......(read more)
Warren Buffett and Billionaires

Hedge Fund News: Warren Buffett, Thomas Steyer & Larry Robbins

Warren Buffett donates $2.8 billion to charities (DigitalJournal) Warren Buffett broke his own record by donating $2.8 billion dollars to the Bill and......(read more)
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Hedge Fund News: Warren Buffett, Boaz Weinstein & Two Sigma Advisors

Why Buffett is betting on energy stocks again (Yahoo) Warren Buffett has been a big believer in and buyer of U.S. energy-indirectly. When it comes to......(read more)
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Hedge Fund News: Warrant Buffett, Louis Bacon & Greenlight Capital

How Much Does it Cost to Have Lunch with Warren Buffett? (Chinatopix) If you think the first lunch date you had with your girlfriend was already the world......(read more)
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Hedge Fund News: George Soros, Warren Buffett & Jim Rogers

John Kerry Set to Introduce George Soros at State Department Forum (TheBlaze) Secretary of State John Kerry is set to introduce billionaire investor George......(read more)
TIGER MANAGEMENT

Hedge Fund News: Julian Robertson, Joel Greenblatt & Warren Buffett

Popular Hedge Fund Stocks in Free Fall (InstitutionalInvestorsAlpha) Monday’s market sell-off hit hard many of the stocks that are most popular among......(read more)
David Winters

David Winters´ Wintergreen Advisers: More Focused on Consumer Goods and Financial Companies; Cuts Exposure to Tobacco

Last Friday, David Winters’ Wintergreen Advisers filed its 13F form at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, disclosing its long equity positions......(read more)
Tom Gayner

Markel Corp’s Top Picks Include CarMax Inc. (KMX), Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.A) & More

In the current round of 13F filings, hedge funds and other institutional investors are disclosing their equity portfolios as held at the end of the last......(read more)
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Hedge Fund News: John Paulson, Marc Faber & Warren Buffett

Hedge Funds Dodge Brunt of Selloff as Dalio to Paulson Gain (BusinessWeek) Hedge funds held up better than global stocks last month, falling an average......(read more)
Barry Rosenstein JANA PARTNERS

Hedge Fund News: Barry Rosenstein, Steven Cohen & Carl Icahn

Jana Partners Ekes Out November Gain Despite Some Notable Losses (InstitutionalInvestorsAlpha) After a rocky start to the month, Barry Rosenstein‘......(read more)
GREENLIGHT CAPITAL David Einhorn

Hedge Fund News: David Einhorn, Whitney Tilson & Warren Buffett

Greenlight Posts Big Gains in November (InstitutionalInvestorsAlpha) David Einhorn’s Greenlight Capital posted a strong 4.7 percent gain in November......(read more)
Kyle Bass

Hedge Fund News: Kyle Bass, Edward Lampert & David Tepper

Frontiers forge ahead as emerging markets disappoint (FT) Kyle Bass, a hedge fund manager who made a fortune betting against Greek bonds and US subprime......(read more)
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Hedge Fund News: Warren Buffett, Jim Chanos & Jim Rogers

Chanos takes on Buffett, calls Exxon and fellow oil majors a ‘value trap’ (MarketWatch) When the “Oracle of Omaha” talks, people listen......(read more)
DUQUESNE CAPITAL

Hedge Fund News: Stanley Druckenmiller Calls Himself ‘Washed Up,’ John Paulson & Chris Hohn

DRUCKENMILLER: ‘I’m A 60-Year-Old Washed Up Money Manager’ (BusinessInsider) This weekend Stan Druckenmiller sat down with the WSJ to......(read more)
John Arnold

Hedge Fund News: John Arnold’s $10M Donation, Paul Singer & Advertising

Former Centaurus Hedge Fund Founder Donates $10 Million During Government Shutdown (HedgeCo) Former hedge fund manager John Arnold and his wife have pledged......(read more)
Warren Buffett portrait

The Only Buffett Pick Signaling ‘Buy’ Right Now

Warren Buffett is synonymous with value investing and investment success. Buffett has consistently delivered profits to his investors in Berkshire......(read more)
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Warren Buffett Won’t Abandon Bank of America

Source: The Motley Fool. Two years ago, Warren Buffett called Bank of America Corp (NYSE:BAC) CEO Brian Moynihan to suggest a deal. In exchange for a......(read more)
Top 4 Strengths a Successful Entrepreneur Needs

The Best-Performing Stock Since 1980

Source: Wikimedia Commons. Before reading this, I challenge you to figure out what American company has had the best performing stock since 1980. My guess......(read more)
Sears Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:SHLD)

J.C. Penney Company, Inc. (JCP), Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.A): There’s More Than Meets the Eye With Sears Holdings Corporation (SHLD)

What comes to your mind when you think of an iceberg? You might conjure up scenes from the Titanic movie when the “unsinkable” ship collided......(read more)
Warren Buffett

Genworth Financial Inc (GNW), Bunge Ltd (BG): Do You Own These Potential Buffett Targets?

Although most companies appear largely focused on dividends and buybacks these days, some still see the merits of a growth-inducing acquisition. In a......(read more)
Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)

Why’d The Dow Skip Apple Inc. (AAPL), Google Inc (GOOG) & Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.B)?

The Dow Jones Industrial Average (INDEXDJX:.DJI) styles itself as “a clear, straightforward view of the stock market and, by extension, the U.S.......(read more)
American International Group Inc (NYSE:AIG)

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.A): Why American International Group Inc (AIG) Is Furious With Warren Buffett

As the old saying goes, “You don’t get rich without making a few enemies along the way.” According to a recent report from The Wall......(read more)
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Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.B): Why Warren Buffett Is a Better Heisenberg Than Bryan Cranston

Sources: Mark Hirschey and Gage Skidmore. Spoiler alert: The following article contains Breaking Bad plot information. Breaking Bad‘s Walter White......(read more)
American International Group Inc (NYSE:AIG)

American International Group Inc (AIG), AFLAC Incorporated (AFL), Markel Corporation (MKL): Three Insurance Companies Poised to Outperform

The insurance industry is quite risky and competitive. However, investing in the sector can be remarkably profitable when it comes to well-run companies......(read more)
How Slower Growth, Falling Oil Will Boost This Airline

International Business Machines Corp. (IBM), Alcoa Inc (AA): Why Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.B) Will Never Join the Dow

Source: Wikimedia Commons. When most people think about the Dow Jones Industrial Average (INDEXDJX:.DJI), they rightly assume it reflects the biggest......(read more)
DIRECTV (NASDAQ:DTV)

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.B), DIRECTV (DTV), DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc (DVA): Invest Like A Billionaire With These 4 Simple Tips

It takes money to make money. That’s the easy conclusion to draw when looking at the actions of the nation’s top hedge fund managers. Many......(read more)
How Slower Growth, Falling Oil Will Boost This Airline

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.B), Bank of America Corp (BAC): Invest with Buffett

Living in Nebraska in the 1980s and 1990s, I met several Nebraskans who had a chance to be early investors with Warren Buffett, but regretted they passed......(read more)
Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN), The Washington Post (NYSE:WPO), Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A), Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)

Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN), Starbucks Corporation (SBUX), Buffalo Wild Wings (BWLD): These 10 CEOs Are Total Fools

One of my favorite things about football season is fantasy football. So recently I asked myself: What if I could put together my own fantasy squad of......(read more)
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