Another Part of Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Secret

To all those people trying to tell us how to invest our money, Warren Buffett’s secret to success at Berkshire Hathaway has always been simple. It’s to buy the right kind of stock and hold onto it forever. For those economists looking to understand this success, the puzzle typically goes much deeper than that. No …

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Buffett & VHI Make Deal That Will Save Taxpayers €90 Million

VHI, state owned company in Ireland, has come to terms on a deal with the most successful investor in the world. This move should create a way to save taxpayers as much as €90 million. Warren Buffett – who has an estimated fortune of $53 billion (€40 billion) – is recognized as the person who …

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Berkshire’s “Subpar” Year And Other Goodies

Warren Buffett, the most famous investor in America, really holds himself to a much higher standard than most. That’s why he describes the business year of 2012 as “subpar” even though Berkshire Hathaway made a total of $24.1 billion for its shareholders. Buffett pointed out that only for the ninth time in Berkshire Hathaway’s 48 …

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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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