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OMAHA, Neb. _ Berkshire Hathaway Inc. on Friday reported first-quarter earnings of $5.59 billion. On a per-share basis, the Omaha, Nebraska- based company said it had profit of $3,401. Keywords: Berkshire Hathaway, Earnings Report, Priority Earnings.
Hiring was expected to have continued at a strong pace in April, even as the economy grows at a sluggish pace.
Hedge fund titan Robbins is involved in a business known for risks, but on Wednesday he had some uncharacteristically conservative advice.
OMAHA, Neb.— The first online broadcast of Berkshire Hathaway's annual shareholder meeting was viewed 1.8 million times last Saturday. Yahoo Finance broadcast the meeting where Berkshire Chairman and CEO Warren Buffett and Vice Chairman Charlie Munger answered questions for more than five hours. In addition to the online audience, Buffett says roughly...
Hedge fund manager Bill Ackman defended his key holding Valeant Pharmaceuticals on Monday, as its shares continued to tumble.
OMAHA, Neb.— In a story April 30 about Berkshire Hathaway's annual shareholders meeting, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Fabio Rivera is a student at the University of Arkansas. He attends Harding University in Searcy, Arkansas. Harding University student Fabio Rivera says he and some friends drove up from Searcy, Arkansas to attend the meeting...
There are many ways to run a business, but don't run it like Michael Pearson ran Valeant, Warren Buffett says.
The most effective tool a salesperson can use has nothing to do with what many people believe sales is all about, Geico's Alan Alford tells CNBC.
In the next 10 to 20 years, artificial intelligence will be "extremely helpful" in managing our lives, Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates tells CNBC.
Berkshire Hathaway CEO and iconic investor Warren Buffett shares his wisdom on how to stay happy, make money, and avoid choosing the wrong battles.
The U.S.' dependency on "printing money" has led to this, Berkshire's Charlie Munger says.
Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett was on CNBC's "Squawk Box" today and discussed his view on a variety of topics including the election and economy.
Charlie Munger, Berkshire Hathaway vice-chairman; and Bill Gates, Microsoft chairman, share their thoughts on earned income credit and tax reform.
Bill Gates, Microsoft chairman shares his views on finding the balance between privacy and security. And Berkshire's Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger share their views.
Berkshire Hathaway's Warren Buffett; Charlie Munger, Berkshire Hathaway vice-chairman discuss Valeant's pricing strategy and why Munger thought Valeant was a "sewer." And Bill Gates weigh in on the potential threat of the Zika virus.
"If the government absolutely said interest rates are going to be zero for 50 years, the Dow would be at 100,000," Warren Buffett says.
The economy. Donald Trump. Jeff Bezos. Coca-Cola. The Oracle of Omaha touched on all that and more in a three-hour CNBC interview Monday morning.
Berkshire Hathaway's Warren Buffett; Charlie Munger, Berkshire Hathaway vice-chairman; and Bill Gates, Microsoft chairman, share their thoughts on the 2016 presidential race for the White House.
People are lulled into a sense of safety, says Bill Gates, Microsoft chairman, sharing his thoughts on problems calculating pension returns. And Berkshire's Charlie Munger weighs in.
Berkshire Hathaway's Warren Buffett; and Charlie Munger, Berkshire Hathaway vice-chairman weigh in on Puerto Rico's debt crisis.