Buffett Faces Losing Dow Stake at $255 Million a Year

Warren Buffett may have no choice but to say goodbye to one of the high-yielding investments that he made during the financial crisis. Dow Chemical Co. shares recently rose past $53.72 at one point for the first time in over nine years. If the company closes above that price for 20 days of trading in …

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Warren Buffett vs. Hedge Funds – RE: Dow Chemical

We’ve just learned that Warren Buffett thinks it’s a bad idea to split Dow Chemical in two. Buffett does not often get into an argument with anyone when it comes to the Berkshire Hathaway holdings. But a proposal put forth by Third Point hedge fund activist investor and CEO Dan Loeb, telling them to spin …

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