How Buffett Looks at Exxon

Recently, Warren Buffett’s newest distaste for the oil market has just taken on a new twist. Berkshire Hathaway has recently passed Exxon Mobil and is now considered the third most valuable company in the United States. This happens just a few weeks after Warren Buffett disclosed that he is selling off his energy stocks, and …

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The Reason Buffett Hasn’t Split Berkshire Hathaway Stock

Buying a share of Berkshire Hathaway Class A costs so much money that it could pay for a person’s entire college education. It can even buy two houses in Omaha, Nebraska. To put it another way, you could purchase 40,000 large Blizzards from Dairy Queen, owned by Berkshire Hathaway. Why doesn’t Warren Buffett split the …

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Google Helps Buffett Go Green

Google recently made its largest renewable energy purchase, and they agreed to buy 407 MW of carbon free electricity. It is going to be generated by a large wind project under construction by MidAmerican Energy in the state of Iowa. This company is one of the subsidiaries owned by Warren Buffett. Google is technically buying …

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Berkshire Hathaway Reached $300 Billion Market Cap

Even though Berkshire Hathaway was not able to grow its net worth quicker than the S&P 500 index over the past five years, they did reach a major milestone though. The company passed the $300 billion market capitalization mark for the very first time. Since reporting record earnings last week, the Berkshire Hathaway stock has …

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Is Warren Buffett A Happiness Guru?

Investors all over the world have been scrutinizing and implementing Warren Buffett’s investing and money strategies for many years. Many people recognize and understand that they will greatly benefit from Buffett’s expertise if they use his info to make money, but they also believe that they can spend money and buy their own happiness. So, …

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Doris & Warren Buffett Present Online Advice about Giving

If you ever wondered how to get free giving advice from billionaire investor Warren Buffett, then your prayers have been answered. Warren is going to appear in a six session online course titled “Giving with Purpose,” as part of an offshoot of a college program series started by his sister Doris, and Alex Rozek, her …

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Larry Page Chooses Buffett’s Path on Health Issues

Larry Page, CEO of Google Inc. certainly idolized Apple cofounder and former CEO, Steve Jobs, but he is not going to emulate the way Jobs acted secretly about his health issues. On Tuesday, in a very lengthy post on Google +, one day before Google’s big developer conference, Google I/O, told the world he has …

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Berkshire Hathaway Surpasses Google in Market Cap Rank

By recently looking at the S&P 500 in regards to largest market capitalization, we learned that Berkshire Hathaway has now earned the number three spot and has taken over for Google Inc., according to information presented by The Online Investor. If you are an investor, it’s really important to keep your eye on market capitalization …

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Is Warren Buffett Still Against Private Equity?

Very recently, 3G Capital and Warren Buffett have teamed up to purchase H.J. Heinz. And yes, 3G is a private equity firm. Warren Buffett isn’t really a big fan of private equity, and in the past he has said that these firms are short-term financial engineers who “don’t love” the companies that they purchase. He …

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Google & Warren Buffett Spend $2.2 Billion On Solar & Wind Projects In December

Warren Buffett recently made a very large investment in renewables over the holidays, and Google also announced a $200 million equity investment in a wind farm in West Texas this past Wednesday. “In late December, while most of us were busy wrapping presents, our treasury team was tying a bow on our most recent renewable …

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