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Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Stock: What You Are Buying

We can all buy into Warren Buffett's business through Berkshire Hathaway stock, but do you know what you're actually getting?

Zhaopin Limited: An Online Professional Networking Website Worth Buying Into

By Daniel Lynch: Zhaopin Limited (NYSE:ZPIN) the $684.04M market cap online professional networking company has been called the LinkedIn (NYSE:LNKD) of China. "Zhaopin Limited, through its subsidiaries, provides online recruitment services in the People?s Republic of China. Show More Summary

Bed Bath & Beyond: Gross Margin Pressures Seen In Sluggish Consumer Spending

By Seth Golden: Since last reporting on Bed Bath & Beyond's (NASDAQ:BBBY) recent performance and prospects for the future, Capital Ladder Advisory Group (for which I am employed) recently found more cause for concern at the home goods retailer. Show More Summary

Why This Consumer Spending Trend Is Worrisome

Americans' consumer spending continues to head higher, but a recent Gallup poll reveals some troubling finds that bring into question the sustainability of this growth.

Berkshire Hathaway Real Estate: Warren Buffett's Next Big Thing

There are a wide range of business that make up Berkshire Hathaway. But it turns out Warren Buffett recently revealed one of them will be the next big thing.

Apple Inc.'s iPhone 6 and iWatch: Less Than 2 Weeks Away?

Apple's September 9 event is shaping up to be a big day. In fact, one last minute report on what Apple may unveil during the event makes overstating the keynote's importance downright impossible.

What Happened Monday And A Look Forward

By Marc Chandler: The key economic event to start the week was the release of the August manufacturing PMIs. The reports largely confirmed what investors already knew, though will be some tweaks in the understanding of the macro picture. Show More Summary

3 Surprising Ways Intel Is Merging Technology With Healthcare

Let’s look at three remarkable ways Intel is expanding into the healthcare industry.

Speculating With Zynga

By George Kesarios: I have been a bear on Zynga (NASDAQ:ZNGA) for quite a long time now. More specifically, ever since the company decided to stop pursuing real money online gaming. While I had been bullish on Zynga since October 2012...Show More Summary

What Does A 'Good' Chinese Adjustment Look Like?

By Michael Pettis: I have always thought that the soft landing/hard landing debate wholly misses the point when it comes to China's economic prospects. It confuses the kinds of market-based adjustments we are likely to see in the US or Europe with the much more controlled process we see in China. Show More Summary

Update: Nyrstar Announces $800M Financing

By The Investment Doctor: Nyrstar (OTCPK:NYRSY) has today announced it will raise $470M in debt and $330M in equity to refinance the existing debt and to fund further expansion projects amongst which is the Port Pirie smelter project. Show More Summary

Food For Thought: Diving Into Key Sales Trend

By WestEnd511: Nielsen's Scantrack published its food sales industry data for the period ended on August 2nd and I track the top five major food stocks, namely Smucker (NYSE:SJM), Kellogg (NYSE:K), Hershey (NYSE:HSY), Kraft (NASDAQ:KRFT) and Campbell (NYSE:CPB). Show More Summary

New eBook on Understanding Options from John Carter

John Carter is at it again! This time he’s written a simple eBook entitled “Understanding Options” which you can download now: John is perhaps most known for his popular webinars and clear educational seminars for the trading community, but this time he’s detailing information in an easy-reference ebook. I’m an enthusiastic affiliate of John Carter’s Simpler Options and [...]

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5 Steps to Winning the Refinance Race

Here's how to get in position to refinance before rates rise again.

Why Is Guess Closing 50 Stores In North America?

By Options Calling: After having reported a 45% decrease in earnings for the second quarter for FY 2015, shares for Guess (NYSE:GES) slumped by almost 8%. Based on these reports, the company also slashed its guidance for the third quarter and the full year as well. Show More Summary

Update: Maya Gold And Silver Has Poured Its First Silver Bars

By The Investment Doctor: Maya Gold and Silver (OTC:MYAGF) has announced it has poured 20 ingots totalling 234.5 kilos of silver which will be sold shortly. This means that at the current silver price, this sale of the first 17 days of operation (of which 10 days were test-days with low-grade stockpiled ore) will bring in $140,000. Show More Summary

3 Fundamental Things About Investing and Life Charlie Munger Can Teach You

These three key investing principles will not only serve to educate you, but should also lead to a more reflected investment approach and likely higher investment returns in the long term.

Update: Shanta Gold Earnings

By The Investment Doctor: Shanta Gold (OTC:SAAGF) has announced its financial results for the first half of 2014 and these are quite good as the company produced just over 42,000 ounces of gold and sold 44,500 ounces for a total revenue of $58.3M. Show More Summary

What books Abnormal Returns readers purchased in August 2014

A monthly post looking at what books Abnormal Returns readers purchased at Amazon in the prior month is a great way to scan the month’s […] The post What books Abnormal Returns readers purchased in August 2014 appeared first on Abnormal Returns.

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