Battle of the billionaires! Amazon founder's stock wealth pegged at $65.1B, while Berkshire Hathaway chief's falls to $65.0B
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is now the third richest man in the world. According to Bloomberg, Bezos's total net worth hit $65.05 billion on Thursday, pushing him past Berkshire Hathaway's founder Warren Buffett by $32 million. That puts Bezos'...Show More Summary
On Thursday a number of CEOs including Berkshire Hathaway's Warren Buffett, General Motors' Mary Barra, and Larry Fink, the CEO of BlackRock all got together and signed a letter listing a bunch of ways to improve corporate governance...Show More Summary
Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway agrees to buy Medical Liability Mutual Insurance. ||| New York - Berkshire Hathaway agreed to buy Medical Liability Mutual Insurance Company, extending Chairman Warren Buffett’s leadership in the business of protecting doctors against lawsuits. Show More Summary
A subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway has agreed to acquire New York’s largest medical malpractice insurer in a deal that could have wide-ranging effects on doctors, hospitals and dentists... To view the full story, click the title lin...
(Reuters) - Warren Buffett, the billionaire chairman of Berkshire Hathaway Inc, has donated another roughly $2.86 billion of his holdings in the company’s stock to the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and four family charities, as part...Show More Summary
Shares in BYD, the China battery supplier and automobile maker backed by Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway, rose by 5% to their best close in Hong Kong since June 2015 on hopes that talks on cooperation with Samsung will bear fruit. BYD, whosestock also trade in Shenzhen, after the end of trade [...]
The business titan distributed his annual donation of Berkshire Hathaway stock to five charities, including the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
Berkshire Hathaway chairman Warren Buffett donates roughly $2.9bn of his holdings in the company's stock to charity. ||| New York - Warren Buffett, the billionaire chairman of Berkshire Hathaway, has donated another roughly $2.86 billion...Show More Summary
Warren Buffett has donated roughly $2.86 billion more Berkshire Hathaway Inc stock to five charities, as part of the billionaire’s plan to give away nearly his entire fortune. Buffett’s 11th annual donation to the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and four family charities comprised...
Out with old S&P 500 record and in with new; Amazon now more valuable than Berkshire Hathaway; "Pokemon Go" breaks download records. These headlines and more from CBS MoneyWatch.
When people think of Warren Buffett, the greatest investor of all time, they often focus on his knack for picking cheap stocks, or the extra free leverage gained by his massive insurance operations, or even Berkshire Hathaway’s new focus of buying whole companies to add to its already impressive empire. Show More Summary
Warren Buffett, chairman and chief executive officer of Berkshire Hathaway Inc., speaks during a television interview at Smith & Wollensky restaurant in New York, U.S., on Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2015. Bloomberg Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A) has petitioned the Federal Reserve to add to its position in Wells Fargo (WFC). Wells Fargo’s stock price jumped to […]
(Reuters) - Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc has applied to increase its ownership stake in Wells Fargo & Co above 10 percent, the Federal Reserve said on its website on Friday. Boosting the stake above 10 percent could mean increased federal scrutiny over the investment. Show More Summary
Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway are growing their stake in Wells Fargo. The famed investor applied to the Federal Reserve on Friday to increase his firm's stake in the bank above 10%, according to a report from Bloomberg's Noah...Show More Summary
By Jonathan Stempel (Reuters) - California's insurance commissioner has ordered two Berkshire Hathaway Inc insurance units to stop selling some workers' compensation policies that he considers illegal. Commissioner Dave Jones on Wednesday...Show More Summary
Now it can be told: About ten years ago, my pal Rodney was an employee at NetJets, a Berkshire Hathaway Company(™). Not for long, however. He was fired for making a very specific suggestion to his female boss. TTAC is a family-friendly...Show More Summary
Apple's beleaguered stock got some good news last month when Berkshire Hathaway announced that it had purchased a substantial stake in the iPhone maker. Now, thanks to a regulatory filing, we know how much the Warren Buffett-headed company paid: an average of $99.49 a share, Bloomberg reports. Show More Summary
The chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway spoke on a panel at the United State of Women Summit this week.
Berkshire Hathaway boss Warren Buffett says the anonymous bidder who paid around $3m for a meal with him is a woman. ||| Washington - Warren Buffett on Tuesday said the anonymous bidder who agreed last week at an annual charity auction...Show More Summary