Is Warren Buffett Losing His Edge?

Going from the Oracle of Omaha to ordinary. That’s what a new analysis and the New York Times are saying about the legendary investor, and what they want you to believe about Warren Buffett. As an investor for over the last 50 years, Buffett has failed to outperform the S&P 500 only 10 times. For …

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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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Buffett Tells Us the Biggest Mistake You Can Make in Stocks

In a relatively broad, multi-topic interview that Berkshire Hathaway’s Warren Buffett gave on the CNBC a while back, he told the world what he believed to be the biggest mistake individual investors could make in relation to buying and selling stocks. During this interview, he stated: “I think the worst mistake you can make in …

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Warren Buffett’s Son Peter Says Millenials to Blaze New Philanthropy Trail

Peter Buffett, when looking closely at how charities work, believes that millennials have much more to give. “Younger people have the appetite and idealism and energy for it like nobody else [to] imagine new structures,” he said to policymic.com. The musician Peter Buffett, best known as being the son of Warren Buffett, also mentions that …

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Newspaper Magnate Warren Buffett

Back in 1969, billionaire investor Warren Buffett wrote a letter to his investing partners that is now quite famous. In this letter he told his investing partners that he was not able to find any value in the marketplace and he believed it best to return their money and dissolve the partnership. In the letter …

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Berkshire Hathaway Investors and Warren Buffett Pay “Buffett Rule” Tax Voluntarily

Warren Buffett, CEO and chairman of Berkshire Hathaway, just announced today that he wrote a personal donation check to the United States treasury in an effort to comply with “The Buffett Rule.” In another interesting turn of events, every Berkshire Hathaway investor is going to have 30% of their capital gains and dividends withheld. This …

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Did You Hear Buffett’s Advice In October 2008?

Back on October 16, 2008, CEO, chairman and value investor Warren Buffett wrote an op-ed piece that was published in the New York Times. The piece was titled “Buy American. I am.” This op-ed piece first appeared in print on October 17 of the same year, right during the height of the financial crisis. Stock …

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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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Warren Buffett’s Thoughts About President Obama

Within the business community, Warren Buffett is the greatest ally of President Barack Obama. There is even a proposal to raise taxes brought about by President Obama named the Buffett Rule, which obviously bears the name of the billionaire entrepreneur and investor. And more often than not, President Obama appeals to the authority and business …

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Be Careful If You Plan On Following Buffett’s Lead Into The Newspaper Business

During the month of June, Warren Buffett raised some eyebrows when the news told us that he was purchasing 63 newspapers from media conglomerate Media General. There were two different camps in regards to this purchasing decision. Some people thought that Warren Buffett finally lost his mind. While others believed that he noticed an opportunity …

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