What 3 Words of Advice from Buffett Make Investors Rich?

Warren Buffett has so much great advice to offer to investors, but it all boils down to this: Get over yourself. Stop believing that there is a secret magic formula out there for making millions of dollars overnight, and quit thinking that you will discover this formula because you’re much smarter than all of the …

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The Truth about Investing Like Warren Buffett

It’s quite amusing how the market has decided to embrace Warren Buffett, the CEO and chairman of Berkshire Hathaway. When you look at it on the one hand, he’s looked upon by traders as well as active investors as somebody – the average person – that can actually beat the market. But on the other …

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Berkshire Hathaway Profits Soar By 41% and Break Previous Records

This past Friday, Berkshire Hathaway provided its second-quarter earnings report and profits soared by 41% to reach a record high. This reflects substantial gains in investments, plus improved manufacturing, retail and service business results. “It’s clear that Warren Buffett’s bet on the US economy is paying off,” said Michael Yoshikami, the president of Destination Wealth …

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The Families that Buffett Made Rich

If there ever comes a time that Warren Buffett shows an interest in your business, let him buy it with shares of Berkshire Hathaway stock and forget about cash. Some of the richest families in America acquired their multibillion-dollar fortunes this way. All in all, at least six families worth $1 billion or more – …

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How to Invest Like Warren Buffett

Some of today’s investors look at the stock market the same way that they look at table games in Las Vegas. They see it as a gamble. Then again, there are other investors that look at the market as a challenge. In truth, Warren Buffett started out with $100,000 and through his long-term investment strategy …

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Zacks Gives Berkshire Hathaway Outperform Rating

In a report released on Wednesday, Zacks recently restated their outperform rating on Berkshire Hathaway shares. The current price objective on the stock according to Zacks is $153 for Class B shares. An analyst at Zacks wrote, “Berkshire Hathaway’s first-quarter earnings missed the estimates by a couple of pennies. Despite the earnings miss, we retain …

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Why Buffett Doesn’t Invest in Technology

Marc Andreessen, a venture capitalist from Silicon Valley, set many tongues wagging on Twitter the other day when he immediately dismissed Warren Buffett’s Bitcoin skepticism. He suggested that Mr. Buffett was an old white guy speaking negatively about technology that he didn’t understand. Andreessen is quite witty and quick, so he probably wasn’t trying to …

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Buffett’s 5 Rules of Investing

Billionaire CEO and chairman of Berkshire Hathaway, Warren Buffett, uses an example of a farm that he bought in 1986 as a way to caution investors about frequently buying and selling stocks. He says that investors should treat all of their equity holdings like they would treat real estate purchases, focusing strictly on potential profits …

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3 Commonalities in Warren Buffett Investments

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway didn’t become the powerful $290 billion company it is without help. Buffett manning the helm was a major reason for the company’s success. As Berkshire Hathaway chairman, Buffett has made several incredible investments in a number of different industries, including consumer products and financial services. Although each investment differed in its …

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Buffett & Berkshire Hathaway Year in Review 2013

All things considered, Berkshire Hathaway and Warren Buffett had a fairly eventful year in 2013. They made a number of significant stock purchases and they even had a major acquisition. And then there’s the main question that continues to linger. Warren Buffett and His Acquisition of Heinz  On February 14, 2013 – Valentine’s Day – …

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