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  • Buffett on JC Penney's future     Wednesday, 16 Oct 2013 | 7:51 AM ET

    Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway chairman & CEO, discusses the multiple connections Berkshire Hathaway has with JC Penney and the retailer's efforts to turnaround the company.

  • Buffett on Fed policy and economy     Wednesday, 16 Oct 2013 | 7:28 AM ET

    Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway chairman & CEO, says he has no idea when the Fed will begin to taper, and even if Congress comes to a resolution today, people's opinion of Congress still will have diminished.

  • Warren Buffett says he thinks Apple's management has done a great job and he would side with them against activist investor Carl Icahn's call for a big stock buyback. "I just wish I'd bought the stock years ago," he joked.

  • Buffett's big mistakes     Wednesday, 16 Oct 2013 | 7:07 AM ET

    Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway chairman & CEO, gives the big picture view of some of his investment mistakes.

  • Buffett on JPMorgan's woes     Wednesday, 16 Oct 2013 | 7:05 AM ET

    Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway chairman & CEO, weighs in on the government's inquiries into JPMorgan's banking problems. "Jamie (Dimon) will survive, he knows how to run a bank, Buffett says.

  • Buffett buys banks based on the future     Wednesday, 16 Oct 2013 | 7:04 AM ET

    Berkshire Hathaway Chairman and CEO Warren Buffett said banks' big problem is that "they all have more money around than they would like."

  • Buffett: Coca-Cola vs. Pepsi     Wednesday, 16 Oct 2013 | 7:00 AM ET

    Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway chairman & CEO, compares the pros and cons of both beverage companies.

  • Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway chairman & CEO, discusses his promise not to bring the paint company into big box retail stores and keep it into the dealer network.

  • The country should have a "sustainable path," says Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway chairman & CEO, but Congress should "fight it out" without putting the nation's credit at risk.

  • US is like a very rich family: Buffett     Wednesday, 16 Oct 2013 | 6:38 AM ET

    Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway chairman & CEO, says that "it's very possible" the country will get back to higher rates of growth, but we're not getting rich at quite the same rate as we had before.

  • Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway chairman & CEO, explains why he is concerned the "full faith and credit" of the U.S. is at risk because of the stalemate Washington.

  • Berkshire's $1.1 billion acquisition     Wednesday, 16 Oct 2013 | 6:11 AM ET

    Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway chairman & CEO, discusses his company's recent acquisition of a British vending machine company and the billions more he has and will spend on acquiring other companies.

  • Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway chairman & CEO, says not raising the debt ceiling is an "improper" weapon to use against the American people. This is like "poison gas," he added.

  • Buffett: It's not a mistake to buy stocks now     Wednesday, 16 Oct 2013 | 6:04 AM ET

    Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway chairman & CEO, says despite the "mess" in Washington, there are still long-term investment opportunities in the U.S.

  • Fitch puts US credit rating on watch for downgrade Tuesday, 15 Oct 2013 | 4:46 PM ET

    Fitch Ratings put the US government's AAA credit rating on 'rating watch negative' Tuesday

  • Fitch puts US credit rating on negative watch     Tuesday, 15 Oct 2013 | 4:46 PM ET

    Fitch has put the U.S. credit rating on negative watch, reports CNBC's Dominic Chu.

  • Moody's CEO: US won't stop debt payments     Monday, 7 Oct 2013 | 4:19 AM ET

    Raymond McDaniel, president and CEO of Moody's, reiterates the agency's AAA rating for the U.S. and says that even if Congress fails to raise the debt ceiling in time, the Treasury will prioritize payments of its securities.

  • Dropping enrollment squeezes universities: Moody's Monday, 9 Sep 2013 | 2:18 PM ET

    The U.S. Census reported college enrollment declined for the first time in six years in 2012. That threatens higher education revenue, said Moody's.

  • S&P: India and Indonesia both need reform     Wednesday, 21 Aug 2013 | 11:23 PM ET

    Tan Kim Eng, Senior Director, Sovereign Ratings at S&P Ratings Services tells CNBC's Cash Flow why he thinks investors will eventually return to India and Indonesia.

  • Donal O' Mahony, global strategist at Davy Research, tells CNBC about how the different ratings agencies asses credit worthiness or otherwise.