Matt Koppenheffer, was one of the many who attended Berkshire Hathaway's annual meeting last week. His unique and Foolish perspective of the event is a must for serious investors.
The Fool's Matt Koppenheffer doesn't think Warren Buffett rides a Hog, but he certainly had some good things to say about Harley-Davidson at the recent Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting. What do biker tattoos have to with investing,Show More Summary
Warren Buffett famously started investing when he was just 11 years old -- and he's often quipped that he started too late. As Foolish investors, we know that our biggest advantage is time. The power of compounding practically guarantees success if you're invested for long enough. Show More Summary
Warren Buffett bonds are no longer deemed as safe as a T-bills by the sages at Standard & Poor’s. Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. had its credit rating cut one notch to double-A by Standard & Poor’s, which cited the conglomerate’s reliance on its insurance operations…. Show More Summary
This is the season when we celebrate great financiers like Warren Buffett. But you don’t invest in the past. You invest in the future. Maybe we should be celebrating Elon Musk instead. The Fool’s Jason Hall calls what is happening with Musk’s stock “a bubble,” and on an absolute valuation basis, he’s right. But if you [...]
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Matt Koppenheffer attended Berkshire Hathaway's annual meeting last week. His unique and Foolish perspective of the event is a must for serious investors.
Why do investors flock to Omaha for Berkshire Hathaway's annual meeting when Warren Buffett has been saying a lot of the same things for decades? There's got to be more to it than the free samples of See's peanut brittle. It turns out,...Show More Summary
"Only buy something that you'd be perfectly happy to hold if the market shut down for 10 years," Warren Buffett has famously said. Easier said than done, but it's an aim to strive for -- especially for dividend investors who are counting on dividend stocks to provide them with reliable income for years to come. Show More Summary
Berkshire Hathaway filed its highly anticipated quarterly stock-holdings report with the SEC this week. One clear conclusion from the report: Warren Buffett likes his banks. The Berkshire CEO raised its holding of, the largest bank by market value and the fourth-largest by assets, by 4% in the first quarter. Show More Summary
Congress may finally be enforcing some changes to the capital structure of big banks in the aftermath of the financial crisis. So why does Warren Buffett think that some of these banks will do well despite new regulations? And which banks have earned his trust? Play the video below to find out... Show More Summary
The Motley Fool's senior banking analyst, Matt Koppenheffer, was one of the many who attended Berkshire Hathaway's annual meeting last week. His unique and Foolish perspective of the event is a must-hear for serious investors.
LONDON -- One of Warren Buffett's famous investing sayings is, "Be fearful when others are greedy and greedy only when others are fearful." Or, in other words, sell when others are buying, and buy when they're selling. But we might expect...Show More Summary
The Oracle of Omaha Wants S'more Warren Buffett, the Dairy Queen ® system's No. 1 Fan, enjoys the first ever S'mores Blizzard ® OMAHA, Neb.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- WHO: Warren Buffett, CEO of Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE: BRK.A and BRK.B) and...Show More Summary
Warren Buffett's Disingenuous Stance on Gold
Still glowing from the news of Warren Buffett’s increased holdings, Wells Fargo just might be bolstering its peers, too.
Having Warren Buffett at your back usually bodes well, as big banks Bank of America Corp (NYSE:BAC) and Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE:WFC) well know. Ever since the Oracle noted that his company, Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A), has been buying up Wells Fargo stock, the bank’s shares have been moving pretty nicely upward, as I [...]
Having Warren Buffett at your back usually bodes well, as big banks Bank of America and Wells Fargo well know. Ever since the Oracle noted that his company, Berkshire Hathaway, has been buying up Wells Fargo stock, the bank's sharesShow More Summary
Few days ago Warren Buffett stated that he would buy more shares of International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE:IBM) from “time to time”. Investing in large cap tech stocks is always a good idea, and IBM offers a great return on investment. With innovation being the key to the company’s strategy, IBM has outgrown its peers whenever [...]
Every quarter, many money managers have to disclose what they’ve bought and sold, via “13F” filings. Their latest moves can shine a bright light on smart stock picks. Today, let’s look at investing giant Warren Buffett. His Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A) company has increased its per-share book value by an annual average of 19.7% between 1965 [...]