Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.B) is among the many holding companies that have experienced the full effects of the sickening drop in oil prices this year, which has seen a number of energy stocks lose substantial amount of value. Despite receiving massive hits in the energy sector, Bloomberg’s Noah Buhayar notes that the firm still enjoyed […]
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Shares in BYD, a Chinese electric car company backed by Warren Buffet’s Berkshire Hathaway, plunged without explanation by as much as 47 percent on Thursday.
The companies owned by Berkshire Hathaway, the huge conglomerate that Warren Buffett built, follow their leader in embracing corporate social responsibility, stewardship and sustainability. But the breadth and scale of the sprawling conglomerate can hide both the commitments and periodic problems.
I finally bought Berkshire Hathaway a week ago; here are the top eight reasons that pushed me over the edge.
What's right for Berkshire Hathaway isn't necessarily right for individual investors.
One number is often repeated when discussing Berkshire Hathaway, but Buffett himself wants us to know it doesn't provide a clear picture of the true value of his company.
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway owns stock in 47 companies. There's a good chance he'll sell out of one in 2015.
When people call you an ‘Oracle’, and you are working in the finance industry, Warren Buffet, CEO and Chairman of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A), will tell you that life doesn’t get any better, at least in terms of amassing huge sums of wealth. In a segment on CNBC, it was revealed that Buffet is now […]
Jamie Dimon, chairman and CEO of JP Morgan Chase has ” a healthy fear of the unknown,” as in the “unknown” but sooner or later expected financial crisis in our future. Warren Buffett, the chairman of Berkshire Hathaway reckons there will be a “discontinuance,” a financial crisis in the form of a disruption, disjunction, or […]
Warren Buffett became the world’s second-richest person after shares of Berkshire Hathaway reached a record high. ||| New York - Warren Buffett became the world’s second-richest person on Friday after shares of Berkshire Hathaway reached a record high. Show More Summary
Warren Buffett is limited to buying large companies. Here's where his elephant gun may be aiming next.
The Berkshire Hathaway CEO donated $25,000 in the third quarter to a pro-Hillary Super PAC
More Prudential Real Estate-affiliated brokerages — including Mid-Atlantic heavyweight Prudential PenFed Realty — are making the switch to Warren Buffett’s franchise brand, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices. Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices PenFed Realty, a subsidiary of Pentagon Federal Credit Union, has close to...
Both P&G and Berkshire had reasons to do the deal, but one side will win more than the other.
Warren Buffett has made a career out of honing in on the world's best investments. Through his holding company, Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE: BRK-A), he's invested nearly half of his portfolio
Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway is making a big bet on a new brand -- its own.
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway is getting rid of its Procter & Gamble shares without a big tax hit. This doesn't mean you should sell your PG shares.
There's much hype about the stocks Warren Buffett buys and sells through Berkshire Hathaway, but when it comes down to Berkshire Hathaway the business, those matter less than you might think.
It may have taken a while him to get into franchising, but Warren Buffett is no newcomer to residential real estate. Berkshire Hathaway affiliate HomeServices of America owns more than two dozen brokerages around the country, including heavyweights that are...