Buffett, Berkshire Continue Auto Industry Play

Less than a month after purchasing Van Tuyl Group, the largest privately held dealership group in
the United States, Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway is making another bet on the auto industry, with one of its subsidiaries purchasing $560 million worth of Axalta Coating Systems Ltd. shares.

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The Two Most Important Pages Of Warren Buffett’s 50th Anniversary Shareholder Letter

Warren Buffett’s 50th anniversary letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders has now been analyzed by a myriad of pundits who have dissected just about every sentence of it. But, given that Buffett offers plenty of his trademark wisdom and wit in the 15-page communique, what are the most essential parts of the letter for investors? There’s plenty to pick from, but we think these two pages stand out.
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Buffett’s Energy Dump

While oil prices were tumbling in the fourth quarter, Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway was dumping most of its energy holdings, according to recent regulatory filings.

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Buffett on Interest Rates, Yellen, and a Potential Acquisition

Berkshire Hathaway is working on a deal to buy a small Western European business, Warren Buffett told Fox Business Network’s Liz Claman in a wide-ranging interview.

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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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