Why Buffett Loves Wells Fargo

There’s no question that Warren Buffett has fully embraced the adage that you can never get enough of a great thing. This certainly helps to explain why Warren Buffett recently decided to put more money into his holding of Wells Fargo in the amount of $350 million, which we have heard him describe as his …

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5 Buffett & Munger Quotes to Live By

Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger made some fantastic observations during the 50th anniversary shareholder meeting this year in Omaha, Nebraska. Since they are two of the greatest investors that the world has ever known, it’s important to quote these two individuals to learn from their memorable life lessons. Our top five favorite quotes include: Dieting …

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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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Buffett Adds to Deere & Exits Exxon

Berkshire Hathaway, run by CEO and Chairman Warren Buffett, sold off roughly $4 billion worth of Exxon Mobil shares during the fourth quarter of 2014. This move was obviously spurred by the major drop in oil prices that have damaged all energy company profits, with Exxon included. In total, Berkshire Hathaway sold off roughly 41,000,000 …

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Berkshire Hathaway to File Update on Stock Holdings

Berkshire Hathaway, run by CEO and Chairman Warren Buffett, is going to update their US stock portfolio on Tuesday. Today, Berkshire Hathaway is going to file with the Securities and Exchange Commission the list of stocks that they owned at the end of 2014. Investors like to pay close attention to this filing because they …

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How Falling Oil Prices Could Hurt & Help Warren Buffett

During the last time the price of oil fell below $50 a barrel, Warren Buffett certainly showed his guilt. At the time Buffett purchased shares of Conoco Phillips for billions of dollars while it was nearing its peak in 2008, then out of nowhere crude oil prices and the energy company shares fell in value …

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Weschler & Combs Miss S&P 500 Yardstick in 2014

It’s hard for even Warren Buffett to outdo himself on occasion. But, his soon to be successors Ted Weschler and Todd Combs have been doing an excellent job thus far. Until 2014, that is, when the protégés of Warren Buffett underperformed the S&P 500’s 11.4% return by quite a wide margin, according to Fortune. Out …

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Berkshire Hathaway Dumps Deere, Adds Express Scripts

Over the last three years, Berkshire Hathaway, for the second time, has bought shares in a pharmacy related company. So it’s no surprise that Berkshire Hathaway’s Warren Buffett really likes the pharmacy business. During the third quarter, Berkshire Hathaway, owned by Warren Buffett, added shares of Express Scripts to its portfolio, and is widely followed …

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Berkshire Makes Secret Trades and Opens Express Scripts Stake

Berkshire Hathaway, owned by Warren Buffett, just announced that they have taken out a $35 million stake in Express Scripts Holding Co. The investment company has also made one other trade that they requested it be kept confidential. The company’s holdings in General Motors have risen by 21%. They also had an investment in Charter …

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DirecTV: One of Buffett’s Best Stocks

Warren Buffett is well-known for saying that he is not a big fan of technology stocks. The billionaire investor has mentioned time and time again that he looks for “businesses in which I think I can predict what they’re going to look like in 10 or 15 or 20 years,” and the tech sector does …

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