By Jonathan Stempel OMAHA, Neb. (Reuters) - Clayton Homes, the mobile home unit of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc, said it is seeing an upturn in activity even as it defends against accusations its lending practices harm borrowers and can be racist. Show More Summary
By Adventures in Capitalism The Woodstock Of Crony Capitalism It’s been a while since I've attended the Berkshire Hathaway (BRK:NYSE) annual meeting. Between the tedium of little kids asking questions about how to live life, to the feel-good nature of the thing, I simply got repulsed. Show More Summary
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I own a little bit of Berkshire Hathaway stock. As of Thursday morning the Class B shares I own were trading at about $147 a share and have one-1,500th the value of originally floated Class A stock that now trades closer to $221,000Show More Summary
David Sokol, the former executive at Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK.A)(NYSE:BRK.B) rumored as the pick to replace Warren Buffett (Trades, Portfolio), has returned to the investing stage making demands at a bank in which he has a large stake, Middleburg Financial Corp., The Wall Street Journal reported. Sokol resigned from Berkshire in 2011, [...]
One of the most successful investors in history received the only A+ from Professor Benjamin Graham (of Graham and Dodd “Security Analysis” fame) at Columbia: the chairman and chief executive officer at Berkshire Hathaway, Inc.,
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There are a lot of technology applications that look promising, none more so than the recent launch of their Home Valuation System on foxroach.com powered by Buyside™. Fox and Roach is the largest Berkshire Hathaway Home Services company. Show More Summary
Led by branch manager Nick Cacarnakis Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties Beverly Hills office is located at the intersection of Wilshire and Roxbury. The office services the entire Beverly Hills region and the Westside of Los Angeles...
Warren Buffett, chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway and second wealthiest man in the United States, advises his children to invest in index funds rather than try to emulate what he did. Photo by Kevin Lamarque/Reuters Personal finance doesn’t have to be complicated. Show More Summary
Warren Buffett's right-hand man, Charlie Munger, is worried about American finance. According to the Berkshire Hathaway vice chairman, we have "a vast gambling culture, and people have made it respectable." Basically, the stock market is a casino and too many people want to get rich quick. "There’s way, way too much of that in America. Show More Summary
Warren Buffett, the leader of Berkshire Hathaway and one of the most successful investors ever, has a few adages for his form of value investing. While Buffett has been a wellspring of investing insights, one of the most integral parts...Show More Summary
The majority of billionaires give at least some of their money to charity, but some of them are planning on giving away the majority of their fortunes to worthwhile causes. Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett and Bill and Melinda Gates partnered together to create the Giving Pledge. Show More Summary
Steven John, president and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway affiliate HomeServices Relocation, recently closed a client file where a corporate executive's move involved two property transactions totaling $2.5 million. This is an extreme example...Show More Summary
(Reuters) - Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Monday said it has increased its ownership stake in Wells Fargo & Co to 10 percent, a level that could mean increased federal scrutiny over the investment. Berkshire owns 506.3 million...Show More Summary
Warren Buffett is synonymous with Berkshire Hathaway but there will eventually be the day when the 85-year-old investor is no longer at the helm of the company he founded. When that day arrives UBS’ Brian Meredith believes the company will be able to get along just fine without its long-time leader. Show More Summary
The Oracle of Omaha won't be around forever, but Buffett has Berkshire prepared to thrive anyway.
Berkshire Hathaway doesn't need Warren Buffett quite as much as it used to. And this is great news, according to analysts at UBS. In a note to clients on Monday morning, UBS initiated coverage on shares of Berkshire Hathaway with a "Buy"...Show More Summary
Originally published on Sustainnovate. By Henry Lindon The Berkshire Hathaway Energy subsidiary BHE Renewables has purchased a 66 megawatt (MW) solar garden portfolio from Geronimo Energy, according to recent reports. This brings the...Show More Summary
Online real estate Berkshire Hathaway affiliate HomeServices of America, based in Minneapolis, has appointed former Trulia Vice President Industry Services Alon Chaver as its new chief information officer.