3 Buffett Habits to Adopt

Warren Buffett has gone from a seven-year-old boy roaming the streets of Omaha selling Coca-Cola bottles for five cents apiece to a man now sitting atop the Berkshire Hathaway empire that he created, and has more than $525 billion worth of assets. Have you ever wondered which habits helped Warren Buffett get to this place …

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Washington & Warren Buffett

It’s great to be the investing king. Two particular events that took place yesterday show us that it’s also good to be friends with President Obama. Businesses owned by Warren Buffett, the Democratic billionaire, are enjoying what could be construed as a light touch from Washington. The Surface Transportation Board from the government announced on …

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Buffett Unloads another 1.4 Million Shares of Moody’s

On Wednesday we learned that Berkshire Hathaway recently sold another 1.4 million shares of Moody’s stock owned by the company. This means that they have already unloaded over 3 million shares this month of the credit rating agency, and we are only eight days in. But Berkshire Hathaway still actually controls a total of 11% …

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Buffett Sells As Moody’s Stock Price Recovers

Over the last two days, Berkshire Hathaway, Warren Buffett’s investment company, sold 1.7 million shares of their Moody’s investment. Once the sale was complete, Berkshire Hathaway still owned 11.9% of the company, which equates to 26.6 million shares. The average share price paid by Berkshire Hathaway is just over $60 per share. Prior to June …

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Berkshire Hathaway Might Have Lost $300 Million In Moody’s Stock Value

According to Warren Buffett, he claims to follow the specific advice to “never invest in a business you cannot understand.” But he may not have taken his own advice in this instance… During a Congressional hearing a few years ago, Warren Buffett mentioned that he did not necessarily know a lot about the credit rating …

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Is Insurance Warren Buffett’s Ace In The Hole?

Insurance is a big reason why Berkshire Hathaway’s risk-adjusted investment return has been able to beat every mutual fund since the year 1976. We learn this according to a new research paper from New York University and AQR Capital Management, told by The Economist. The insurance and reinsurance companies that are part of Berkshire Hathaway …

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Warren Buffett Isn’t Worried About The Debt Ceiling

Billionaire investing juggernaut Warren Buffett isn’t worried about the debt ceiling so much as some of the other issues that this country is facing. Over the weekend, Buffett mentioned that the $16.4 trillion worth of debt the US currently has isn’t something that most people should be focused upon. “It is not a good thing …

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