Berkshire Hathaway Growth Driven By Buyout and Business Mix

The Berkshire Hathaway conglomerate consists of nearly 90 subsidiaries and has businesses that range from ice cream to insurance to locomotives. Although the company runs many different types of businesses, its causality and property insurance business is its main source of income. This overall segment has provided a huge moat for Berkshire Hathaway, making the …

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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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Berkshire Hathaway is Officially in the Car Dealership Business

One of the wealthiest men in the world, Warren Buffett, also happens to be one of the most successful investors in business history, and has assets stretching beyond any reasonable estimation. And he now has the chance to add to his lifelong list that he is the owner of the fifth-largest auto dealership chain in …

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Berkshire Hathaway Breaks All Time High

Last year, Warren Buffett mentioned that Berkshire Hathaway and the future of the company is going to be about expanding and buying big businesses. As Buffett celebrates is golden anniversary as far as running the company is concerned, many investors are beginning to rally behind the idea. Shares of Berkshire Hathaway, based out of Omaha, …

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Buffett Now Second Richest in the World

After Berkshire Hathaway shares have reached record numbers this past Friday, Warren Buffett has now slid into the second spot as the second richest persons in the world. Currently, Class B shares of Berkshire Hathaway are trading at $152 a share, and this is a 27% increase year to date. The latest rise in price …

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Warren Buffett Says He Bought Stocks during the Recent Selloff

Warren Buffett, billionaire investor, said recently on CNBC that he purchased stocks during the big selloff that took place recently. He would not name any names. He would not say if he was adding to his current holdings. But he described the stocks that he purchased during an interview on “Squawk Box” as being “names …

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