Buffett’s Buy and Hold Strategy is Misunderstood

“Our favorite holding period is forever,” Buffett is often quoted as saying. It is understandable that the average person assumes that Buffett does all his research upfront, buys a company that he feels is strong and capable of making a profit in years to come, and then sits back and enjoys the spoils. However, a …

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Buffett’s Tips for Investing when the Market is High

With the constant ups and downs, the Stock Market is like a constant exercise in evaluation. Knowing which stock will go up, how much it’s worth, and whether it’s something that you should invest in can be a tricky and even risky business, especially if you’re just getting started. Many investors make the mistake of …

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Buffett on Reinvesting

Warren Buffett, who is regarded as the most successful investor of all time, is known for his strategies as well as treating his stocks like business. Buffett has had immense success and luck, turning a textile firm into a conglomerate worth hundreds of billions of dollars, so it is no surprise that businessman tend to …

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How Important Is Diversity?

Warren Buffett, famed investor and 2nd wealthiest man in the world, is always one to share his thoughts with you. He took Berkshire Hathaway, which started as a textile firm, and built it up to be a mega conglomerate worth about $400 billion through many years of strategic investing. He is constantly asked by hopeful …

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Buffett on the Benefits of Leaving Wall Street

When most people think of investors and the stock market, images of Wall Street probably come to mind. Dozens of computers with stock prices flipping along like some kind of complicated Matrix code, and charts zooming up and down while men in suits run around, shouting over each other, and punching in numbers on computer …

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Why Doesn’t Berkshire Meet With Shareholders?

Warren Buffett, fabled investor that he is, has had a lot of success as CEO of Berkshire Hathaway. The Oracle of Omaha took control of the mega-conglomerate back in the 1960’s, and the same shares he purchased for $7.50 ($60 if you factor in inflation) are now worth close to $250,000. Berkshire is a little different …

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Is Buffett Hurting America’s Competition?

Buffett has been deemed the most successful of all time by many, and when he shares advice, people tend to listen. He has been in the spotlight since 1965, sharing his thoughts and strategies, and now investors seem to generally focus on high return, low profit, and low risk businesses to invest in. After having …

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Warren Buffett’s Most Misunderstood Advice

Warren Buffett is one of the most quoted businessmen in the world. No matter what advice you’re looking for, there’s a good chance that the down-to-earth Warren Buffett has something to say about it. However, in being so often quoted and re-quoted (and sometimes even misquoted) the Oracle of Omaha has some advice that just …

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Warren Buffett and his Partner of Choice

One of Warren Buffett’s famous pieces of advice is to always keep cash handy. Ideally, this keeps him always ready to make a deal, no need for scraping together capital or figuring out what to sell in order to have the money on hand. It helps his conglomerate, Berkshire Hathaway, ultimately be more secure. Even …

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Warren Buffett’s Wealth Through the Years

Warren Buffett is a very well-known name, if not for his investment strategies, then just because he is the second wealthiest man in the world. Granted, that has not always been the case. 86 year old Buffett actually acquired 99% of his net worth— valued at $73.1 billion currently— after his 50th birthday. Buffett began …

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