Buffett Not Convinced Greece Leaving the Eurozone is a Bad Thing

Warren Buffett, investing billionaire and CEO and President of Berkshire Hathaway, is not quite convinced that Greece leaving the Eurozone is actually going to be a bad thing. “I’ve thought the euro has structural problems from the moment it was put in, which does not necessarily mean it will fail,” said Warren Buffett on CNBC …

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Warren Buffett Anecdote You Never Knew

Whether you can believe it or not, Warren Buffett said that his early involvement in Berkshire Hathaway was a $200 Billion dollar mistake! In truth, Buffett was ready to sell his shares in the struggling textile mill, but the CEO at the time attempted to undercut a verbal offer that he had made to Buffett. …

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Congress Likely to Address Tax Dodging Mergers

Warren Buffett said “you are getting more mergers that are tax driven” and he said that Congress is “likely to address” this issue. When responding to a question about Pfizer’s bid to purchase the foreign drug maker AstraZeneca, partially to reduce its tax build in the United States by moving overseas, Buffett tells us that …

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Buffett & Boardroom Belching

More belching is needed in corporate boardrooms. Do not take this literally. As a matter of fact, the metaphor itself belongs to the legendary investor Warren Buffett who chose to use this phrase. At the time, he was comparing it to the act of voting “no” on a corporate board. It had nothing to do …

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Buffett Defends High Pay for CEOs

Warren Buffett recently defended the extremely high pay for CEOs and then brushed off the criticism by choosing not to vote in regards to a controversial compensation plan for executives at Coca-Cola, we learned about in an interview with Fortune that was just published on Monday morning. “I don’t think [CEO pay] is out of …

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Buffett’s Real Thoughts on Climate Change

While appearing on Squawk Box on CNBC last month, Warren Buffett commented about how disasters related to the weather have had an effect on the insurance businesses owned by Berkshire Hathaway. This set many commentators abuzz all over the Internet, and had people discussing whether or not climate change really did have an impact. Even …

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Warren Buffett To Be Interviewed Live On Squawk Box Tomorrow

Warren Buffett is going to be appearing live on CNBC’s Squawk Box on Wednesday, October 24, 2012. He’ll be settling in for a two-hour interview being conducted by Becky Quick. The interview starts at seven a.m. Eastern time. He will also be speaking later on during the day, when he appears at GE Capital’s National …

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