3 Types of Companies Buffett Avoids

Investing is a tricky business. It involves strategy, foresight, and even hindsight. A lot of people look to Warren Buffett for advice, and he freely offers it. He runs one of the most successful conglomerates in the world, plus, he’s got some strategies that are pretty easily followed— like these three types of companies that …

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Buffett and Munger on the Circle of Competence

Warren Buffett has been a public spectacle for a number of years at this point, and is constantly looked toward for advice in business and investing. He tends to keep it simple, which is still the case with his”Circle of Competence” theory. “What an investor needs is the ability to correctly evaluate selected businesses… You …

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3 Things Warren Buffett Will Never Do

Investing properly involves quite a bit of strategy and foresight, and so it’s no surprise that everyone is looking for advice from Warren Buffett on investing and how to make money. And, while there are plenty of quotes and investing advice that Buffett has dispensed over the years, sometimes knowing what not to do is more …

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Warren Buffett’s Soft Spot for Newspapers

It’s not often that we see the “Oracle of Omaha” stumped. It seems that trends in the newspaper world finally got him though, as Warren Buffett finally had to concede that the industry isn’t what it once was. “Newspapers are going to go downhill… the transition to the internet so far hasn’t worked in digital. …

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Buffett’s Test for Separating Investors from Speculators

To the layman, investing and stocks seems like something of a guessing game where you’re doing nothing more than simply guessing and hoping that the companies you invest in go the right way. But, according to Warren Buffett, the Oracle of Omaha, it doesn’t (and even shouldn’t) have to be that way. After all, he …

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Q & A Highlight: Buffett Speaks to College Students

Recently, Warren Buffett met at the University of Maryland for a discussion panel with college students pursuing their MBA/MS degrees. The students came from 8 different schools (Boston University, Columbia University, Concordia, Grinnell College, Marquette University, St. Louis University, University of Maryland, and Yale University) and prepared 20 questions for Buffett. The discussion lasted a …

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Warren Buffett’s 10 Most Expensive Deals

Warren Buffett has been in the investing and trading market for years. He’s made hundreds of deals for either part or all of a company, but there are always a few that will stand out. Today, we’ve taken and ranked the top 10 most expensive deals Warren Buffett has made over the years. It’s worth …

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Warren Buffett’s 4 Filter Approach to Investing

It’s common knowledge that Warren Buffett makes extremely fast decisions when it comes to investing. Even billion dollar deals decisions are quick. This method is essential for anyone looking to save a bit of time, and Buffett has spoken repeatedly on the fact that he doesn’t believe in wasting time on investment pitches. Usually, it …

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What is Warren Buffett Selling?

Warren Buffett has a long term investing approach that brings him immense success. Investors look to Buffett when wondering what stocks they should be buying, but maybe there should be more of a focus on what he is selling! Warren Buffett’s conglomerate Berkshire Hathaway, and all companies with over $100 million in qualifying assets, complete …

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Warren Buffett Invests in the Business, not the Board

There are a lot of things that need to be taken into account when it comes to investing in a business. Not only the potential of the business but the current market, daily news, and trends. But, according to the Oracle of Omaha, the last thing you should be taking into account when you decide …

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