Cars and Cards for Berkshire, Buffett In Q3

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway significantly upped its stake in both Visa and Mastercard in the third quarter, while also ramping up its investment in embattled automaker General Motors.

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Buffett Thinks Duracell Has Power Left

Batteries aren’t exactly a sexy business, but Warren Buffett sees value in them, with his Berkshire Hathaway this week announcing it will acquire Duracell from Procter & Gamble.

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Warren Pieces: Buffett On Professional Investors, And The Path To Hell

A periodic look through the archives of the greatest investor in history

In Berkshire Hathaway’s 1985 Letter to Shareholders, Warren Buffett offered his thoughts on why professional investors create instability in financial markets. Below is an excerpt from the letter.

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Warren Pieces: Why Buffett Wants His Stocks To Fall

A periodic look through the archives of the greatest investor in history

In Berkshire Hathaway’s 2011 Letter to Shareholders, Warren Buffett offered his thoughts on why he sometimes hopes that his holdings will decline in value, using IBM as an example. Below is an excerpt from the letter.

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Buffett, Berkshire Dumping Retailer’s Shares

After saying that he made a “huge mistake” by investing in the firm, Warren Buffett is now decreasing Berkshire Hathaway’s stake in grocery giant Tesco.

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Buffett Buying Amid Declines

While the market was tumbling on Wednesday, Warren Buffett was buying.
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Warren Pieces: Buffett on Ted Williams, Macro Forecasting, and Fear

A periodic look through the archives of the greatest investor in history

In Berkshire Hathaway’s 1994 Letter to Shareholders, Warren Buffett offered his thoughts on macroeconomic forecasting, and discussed why fear is “the friend of the fundamentalist” . Below is an excerpt from the letter.

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