Axalta Shares Benefit from Buffett Stake

Axalta Coating Systems LTD shares have risen by 5% early on Tuesday morning once the company announced that Warren Buffett, billionaire investor, has taken a stake in the business. On Tuesday, the company tells us that a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate has agreed to purchase 20 million shares of the company at $28 per share, which …

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Buffett’s Compensation Falls Slightly in 2014

The Berkshire Hathaway CEO and chairman Warren Buffett saw a slight drop in compensation from 2013 to 2014, but the pay of his second-in-command has risen quite a bit because of an acquisition, we learn according to a regulatory filing. Warren Buffett, chairman of the company, received a total dollar amount of $464,011 during 2014, …

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Duracell Deals Raises Tax Benefit Profile

Allan Sloan, finance watcher, chose to analyze the pending Duracell/Procter & Gamble deal with Berkshire Hathaway for the Washington Post. He mentions that it uses a once minor loophole in taxes known as the “cash-rich split off” that has become large enough to make Sloan “sit up and pay attention.” Sloan makes an estimate saying …

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Berkshire Hathaway to Purchase Duracell from P&G

Berkshire Hathaway, Warren Buffett’s investment company, has come to an agreement to purchase Duracell, the battery company, from Procter & Gamble. This deal comes only a month after the computer products business decided to sell the asset. The Berkshire Hathaway conglomerate, which owns railroads, retailers, insurance companies and other businesses, believes that the deal is …

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The 10 Most Valuable Warren Buffett Stocks

The stock market had a difficult time gaining moment at the beginning of 2014, but Warren Buffett and his philosophy stayed true. He continued to invest in all of his favorite companies. Because of a new regulatory filing, we now have the opportunity to look at the way Warren Buffett used his capital during the …

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3 Buffett Portfolio Dividend Growth Companies

As far as successful investors go, there’s no question that Warren Buffett is one of the best. He has created a gigantic empire by putting his money in long-term, high-quality companies. Taking a look at the Berkshire Hathaway investment portfolio is a great strategy for investment ideas if you are an investor. When looking at …

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5 Buffett Stocks Dumb Investors Should Avoid

We have two types of investors in this world: the smart investors and the dumb investors. Eugene Fama, of Efficient Market Hypothesis fame taught the dumbest investors to become a little bit smarter by telling them to switch to passive investing. It’s the kind of investing that mimics the performance of the S&P 500 or …

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Buffett’s 10 Favorite Stocks

There’s no question that Warren Buffett is one of the most successful investors in the history of our world. The largest Berkshire Hathaway shareholder – and chairman and CEO – has been able to navigate his way through numerous bear and bull markets, all while becoming a multibillionaire throughout the process. Because of this, he …

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Warren Buffett’s 5 Best Dividend Stocks

As of this time, Warren Buffett believes that Berkshire Hathaway should not pay a dividend and retain its earnings instead. The company feels it could put this money to better use, and shareholders will often benefit more by having Berkshire invest its money in stable companies as opposed to paying any an attractive dividend. But …

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Buffett Cuts Back On Consumer Stocks And Berkshire Cash Swells

During the second-quarter of 2012, the cash flow of Berkshire Hathaway has reached its highest level in over a year as Warren Buffett, chairman, backed off regarding the amount of shares that Berkshire Hathaway owns as far as consumer-products stocks are concerned. Berkshire’s cash has actually advanced to $40.7 billion over the last three months, …

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