3G Capital is a Hardcore Cost Cutter

Berkshire Hathaway’s newest investment partner also happens to be a serial cost cutter that may ultimately end up destroying growth over the long term in order to earn profits in the short term, and this is based on a confidential report that was recently completed about the firm 3G Capital. The company that bought Heinz …

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Buffett Quadruples Ketchup Investment

In a stellar move, you can now add Maxwell House and Velveeta to the Berkshire Hathaway portfolio. Berkshire Hathaway and Warren Buffett owned Heinz, along with the private equity firm out of Brazil, 3G capital, is buying Kraft in the near future. Most famously, when Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway purchased Burlington Northern Santa Fe railroad, …

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Why Buffett Wants to Sell Cars, Houses and Much More

People with even just a slight interest in the business world are very familiar with the folksy wisdom and grandfatherly message of the Oracle of Omaha, Warren Buffett. And Berkshire Hathaway, his long-time investing company, is becoming a household name more and more each passing year. Yet, relatively speaking, the brand that is Berkshire Hathaway …

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Winters Warns Against Sweetheart Deal

David Winters, a Coca-Cola shareholder, recently raised up a ruckus over the new company incentive plan put forth back in April. He is up to his old tricks again, and this time he is accusing Warren Buffett of plotting to take Coca-Cola private. In a letter to the Board of Directors at Coca-Cola, Winters said …

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Prudential Arizona Joins Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Network

The Prudential real estate brand – which has been the home to over 2000 residential real estate agents across Nevada and Arizona, and also tied to over 21 offices, has officially gone by the wayside – in order to capitalize on the power and profitability of the billionaire investor Warren Buffett. Just this past April, …

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Buffett Discusses His Biggest Weaknesses

Is it possible to build a huge and successful company and still be an awesome boss? Warren Buffett might be one of the few people on the planet to pull this off. Through the acquisition of dozens of companies that currently make up the $315 billion Berkshire Hathaway, Buffett has never gotten involved too closely …

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8 Funny Reagan Era Buffett Insights

So many things have changed since 1984: President Reagan is no longer in office, gas costs much more than one dollar per gallon and Apple computers look a lot different than they did back then. In over 30 years, one thing hasn’t changed though. Buffett is still writing his letters to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders. Each …

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Warren Buffett’s Partner Teaches 12 Steps To Financial Freedom

Jorge Paulo Lemann, the richest citizen in Brazil, isn’t exactly a household name, just not yet. But he controls some of the biggest brands in the world, and I am sure you and many other consumers are quite familiar with them. Along with his partners, Lemann is in charge of some of the biggest brands …

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