Berkshire Hathaway Earnings Results This Week

Berkshire Hathaway, headed up by billionaire investor Warren Buffett, also one of the largest holding companies in the world, is scheduled to post its second-quarter results this Friday once the market closes. Many investors choose to watch Berkshire Hathaway as a way to track the investment strategies of Warren Buffett. They particularly do this because …

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Joey Prusak Receives Surprise Call from Warren Buffett

A manager at the Minnesota Dairy Queen, Joey Prusak, recently performed a good deed for a blind customer that went viral on the Internet last week. He also received an unlikely phone call that he will probably never forget: “Just got off the phone with @Warren Buffett, what a great phone call that was! Thank …

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Buffett Grabs Even Bigger Piece of DaVita

The Associated Press reports that billionaire investor Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway purchased an additional 500,000 shares of DaVita Healthcare Partners, a company based out of Denver, Colorado. Buffett’s company Berkshire Hathaway now owns a total of 5.6 million shares of the dialysis provider. In total, Berkshire has a 15% ownership in the company. Buffett …

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Charlie Munger Gives Biggest Gift in the University of Michigan’s History

The University of Michigan is set to receive a $110 million gift of shares of stock from a philanthropist and investor based out of Los Angeles California. This is the largest donation in the school’s history. It is set aside for a graduate student residence hall. This will be a strong selling point as the …

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