IBM Underperforms Again, Loses Buffett Millions

Warren Buffett is having something of a rough week in the stock market. Less than a week after United Airline’s stocks took a tumble, IBM shares are suddenly not looking quite so good either. The Oracle of Omaha lost somewhere in the ballpark of $800 million on Wednesday after IBM’s first quarter results were posted …

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One Thing You Can Do That Warren Buffett Can’t

Warren Buffett is the world’s leading stock market investor. He’s managed to beat the market consistently in the last 50 years and his company, Berkshire Hathaway, has a cash surplus of more than $20 billion on hand for acquisitions and investing purposes. With that amount of money, it’s easy to think that Buffett could really …

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Six Bank Stocks in Warren Buffett’s Portfolio

  People are constantly looking to emulate the Oracle of Omaha, whose immense success has catapulted him to the top five richest men in the world. So, obviously, one of the things that is constantly under scrutiny is Warren Buffett’s portfolio. Although there are dozens of different stocks which fairly frequently change, shrewd investors may …

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Will Buffett Drop United After Passenger Removal Scandal?

United Airlines has been under fire since Sunday when a video of a man being forcibly removed, from an United airplane went viral. The man, a doctor, was selected to give up his spot for United employees who needed a seat to work a future flight. When he refused, security officials physically wrestled the screaming …

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Why Buffett Isn’t Really Against Active Managing

Every year, Warren Buffett releases his highly-anticipated shareholder letter in which he not only speaks on the progress of Berkshire Hathaway in the previous year, but also offers some tidbits of wisdom and a glimpse into his mental process. It’s always an interesting read and both investors and businesspeople alike could stand to learn a …

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How Buffett’s 20 Slot Rule Can Help You Be a Better Investor

Warren Buffett is one of the most wildly successful investors in the world. In fact, he’s beaten the S&P 500 pretty consistently in the last 50 years. While it’s not likely that you’ll be able to emulate his success exactly, there are some things that you can do in order to be a better investor. …

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The One Thing Warren Buffett Can’t Predict

  Warren Buffett is often called the “Oracle of Omaha” or the “Sage of Omaha.” While there is some doubt on where the nickname came from, the implication is obvious: Buffett’s success is almost precognitive. In fact, his company has beaten the S&P 500 consistently for around 50 years. There’s no doubt that Buffet is …

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How Much Better Has Buffett Performed than the S&P 500?

Warren Buffett has been lauded as the world’s greatest investor. He seems to have this almost uncanny knack for picking stocks and despite the fact that he asserts no one can predict the stock market, he has a ridiculous record for doing better handpicking stocks than anyone else. In fact, his stock Berkshire Hathaway has …

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Warren Buffett’s Top 10 Investment Tips

Warren Buffett is the world’s most successful investor. He’s beaten the market consistently for years, so it’s no wonder that people are clamoring for his advice. You can learn a lot by reading his shareholder letters or checking out some of his favorite investing books, and throughout all of them there are some concepts that you’ll …

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Why Warren Buffett May Buy More Apple Shares

Warren Buffett has never been shy about admitting that one of the things he knows next to nothing about is technology. Instead, his companies tend to be either mechanical or service-oriented, such as insurance. However, recently, Berkshire Hathaway has begun to invest in Apple and in the most recent quarter, more than doubled its stake, leaving …

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