BUFFETT

Buffett targets CEO for Berkshire-Amazon-JPMorgan healthcare…

Buffett targets CEO for Berkshire-Amazon-JPMorgan healthcare…

Published 05/05/2018

OMAHA, Neb. (Reuters) - Warren Buffett on Saturday said he hoped a chief executive would be found within a couple of months for the healthcare [more…]

The wit and wisdom of Warren Buffett, ‘Oracle of Omaha’

The wit and wisdom of Warren Buffett, ‘Oracle of Omaha’

Published 05/05/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Billionaire investor Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Inc Vice Chairman Charlie Munger are answering five hours of questions from shareholders, journalists [more…]

Buffett defends doing business with gun manufacturers

Buffett defends doing business with gun manufacturers

Published 05/05/2018

OMAHA, Neb. (Reuters) - Billionaire Warren Buffett on Saturday defended his earlier remark that it would be “ridiculous” for the conglomerate not to do business [more…]

Buffett owns 5 percent of Apple. He’d like to own more

Buffett owns 5 percent of Apple. He’d like to own more

Published 05/05/2018

OMAHA, Neb. (Reuters) - Warren Buffett said he would be happy if his conglomerate Berkshire Hathaway Inc owned more than 5 percent of Apple Inc’s [more…]

With $116 billion cash, Buffett says Berkshire needs ‘huge’ deals

With $116 billion cash, Buffett says Berkshire needs ‘huge’ deals

Published 25/02/2018

Warren Buffett on Saturday lamented his inability to find big companies to buy and said his goal is to make "one or more huge acquisitions" of non-insurance businesses to bolster results at his conglomerate Berkshire Hathaway Inc. [more…]

Buffett says Berkshire can handle $400 billion mega-catastrophe

Buffett says Berkshire can handle $400 billion mega-catastrophe

Published 25/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett waits to play table tennis during the Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting weekend in Omaha, Nebraska, U.S. May 7, [more…]

Buffett says ‘terrible mistake’ for long-term investors to be in bonds

Buffett says ‘terrible mistake’ for long-term investors to be in bonds

Published 24/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: Berkshire Hathaway shareholders walk by a video screen at the company's annual meeting in Omaha, Nebraska, U.S., May 4, 2013. REUTERS/Rick Wilking/File PhotoNEW [more…]

Highlights: Buffett craves acquisitions, flags bond risks in…

Highlights: Buffett craves acquisitions, flags bond risks in…

Published 24/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett visits the BNSF booth before the Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting in Omaha, Nebraska, U.S., May 6, 2017. REUTERS/Rick [more…]

Shares in Canada`s Home Capital surge as Buffett rides to rescue

Shares in Canada`s Home Capital surge as Buffett rides to rescue

Published 23/06/2017

FILE PHOTO - The entry to the Home Capital Group's headquarters is seen at an office tower in the financial district of Toronto, Ontario, Canada on May 1, 2017. Picture taken using a wide angle lens. REUTERS/Chris Helgren/File Photo

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc (BRKa.N) is providing a C$2 billion loan to Home Capital Group Inc (HCG.TO) and taking a 38 percent stake in the mortgage lender, a move which is pressuring short sellers who targeted the stock as Canada's housing market has turned riskier.

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