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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Why Hasn’t Warren Buffett Sold Wells Fargo?

By now, you’ve probably caught wind of the huge Wells Fargo scandal that went public this year. The company, for about 5 years, had employees creating unauthorized deposit accounts and credit card applications that totaled more than $2.6 million in fees for Wells Fargo. It has been said that employees were doing this in order to …

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Warren Buffett Makes $8 Billion After Trump Win

If there is one good thing that can be said for president-elect Donald Trump, it is that his landmark win has had a big impact on the stock market and the economy, and in a good way. Since the election results on Nov. 8, 2016, bank stocks have surged, and the DOW has enjoyed a …

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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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Buffett’s Argument Falters In $1 Million Bet to Benefit Charity

To be an investor, you have to be something of a gambler, even if it’s mostly  making safe bets. It seems that Berkshire Hathaway’s Warren Buffett is absolutely no exception to this rule. The billionaire philanthropist has been tracking an ongoing bet with Protege Partners, LLC. And, while the bet is well into its ninth …

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Berkshire Hathaway Invests in Airlines

Warren Buffett’s conglomerate holding company Berkshire Hathaway recently made some big changes in its investments. The company massively cut Walmart holdings and in turn made some big investments in the 4 main United States airlines. Berkshire Hathaway began the process of cutting stake in Walmart during the third quarter of the year, when the company …

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Mars Announces Intention to Buy Shares from Buffett

In 2008, Berkshire Hathaway helped the candy company Mars finance the $23 billion purchase of Wrigley. Of course, in the process, Buffett and his corporation gained a minor share of the Wrigley stock. However, it looks like the confectionery giant is looking to reacquire the shares back from Buffett. On Thursday, Forbes reported that Mars …

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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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Buffett Sells Shares of Tesco

Billionaire investor Warren Buffett has pared down his shares of the ailing Tesco by roughly 30%. After reading information about Berkshire Hathaway, we learned that the investment company sold off around 115 million shares of this large retailer in 2013. This is actually 35 million shares more than previously reported. He still owns a little …

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