Berkshire Hathaway has agreed to make a $1.5 billion loan to a unit of Home Capital Group and indirectly purchase $300 million of the company’s stock at a steep discount.
Berkshire Hathaway offers a $1.8 billion rescue plan to troubled Canadian mortgage lender, Home Capital Group.
Berkshire Hathaway, run by Mr. Buffett, agreed to buy a stake in Home Capital, which has struggled amid accusations of fraud.
Robert (Bob) Moline, who's been running the HomeServices of America affiliate for Berkshire Hathaway, today announced that he'll be retiring. Moline is also on the board of managers for both the Broker Public Portal and Upstream...
“Berkshire Hathaway Home Services, NRT, Redfin – all brokers. Do brokers drop out of IDX because they are selling homes in their market? Brokers share their listings with these large firms everyday. If Zillow joins the list, what’s the diff?” This is the conversation starter that an investment banker had with me today. Show More Summary
An anonymous fan of Warren Buffett agreed to pay $2,679,001 at an online charity auction to have lunch with the billionaire chairman of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. The winning bid came in the closing seconds of the five-day eBay auction, which drew 41 bids before ending on Friday night. It was lower...
Three years ago, Berkshire Hathaway Travel Protection (BHTP) got the travel-insurance world talking with the launch of its AirCare flight-protection product. Now BHTP is back with something completely new. Leading the way is ExactCare Extra, an innovative hybrid product. Show More Summary
Would you consider implementing a real estate team structure that allowed you to earn more while selling less? Recent podcast guest Jeff Cohn of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices decided to do just this...
Apple may be the world’s largest company by market capitalization, but it doesn’t top all the rankings. The Fortune 500 ranks U.S. companies by annual revenue, and Apple has retained the #3 slot it achieved last year, albeit with changes either side of it … more…
The tech giant joins companies like Alphabet ( GOOG, GOOGL), Priceline Group ( PCLN) and Berkshire Hathaway ( BRK.A, BRK.B), among a few others, who have reached the $1,000 barrier at least once. Amazon has been on a tear in 2017. The stock is up 30 percent, and is up a staggering 1,500 percent since 2009, when the stock market began its current eight-year climb.
My two for Tuesday morning train reads: • America Is Great. Home Country Bias Ain’t. (GMO) see also In the Stock Market, International Is Actually First (New York Times) • 10 Insights from the Berkshire Hathaway Weekend (Behavioral Value...Show More Summary
Don't let Berkshire Hathaway's IBM stock selloff scare you, Morgan Stanley says. T he multinational technology company 's stock price is primed for a strong second half of the year, according to the US investment bank. IBM posted weak...Show More Summary
What Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway bought and sold according to its latest 13F filing.
Berkshire Hathaway is an insurer that throws off a lot of cash.
Just one day after the House of Representatives voted 217-213 to repeal Obamacare and replace it with a health care bill of their own, Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett came out swinging against the plan.
I was supposed to give a presentation at the GuruFocus conference in Omaha, a day before Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting. I was more nervous than usual. I agreed to give this presentation because I wanted to push myself to explore a brand new topic. Show More Summary
When Warren Buffett speaks, the whole investment world perks up their ears and listens. If you happened to miss his weekend Berkshire Hathaway Annual Meeting (for example, if your invitation got lost in the mail), you missed some gems. Show More Summary
Warren Buffett regrets not investing in Google. The Berkshire Hathaway CEO told shareholders on Saturday that he "blew it" even though he understood the company's prospects for growth. In an interview with CNBC on Monday, Buffett explained...Show More Summary
The Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting has been called "The Woodstock of Capitalism" and a host of other corny names over the years as famed investors Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger have whipped up a festival-like atmosphere complete...Show More Summary
Warren Buffett says that in 10 years the retail industry will look nothing like it does now. "The department store is online now," the billionaire investor said Saturday at Berkshire Hathaway's annual meeting in Omaha, Nebraska, as reported by Business Insider's Bob Bryan. Show More Summary