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Business Wire said that a Wall Street Journal article "may have caused some misperceptions, and that was of deep concern to us."
HOUSTON/ NEW YORK, Feb 20- BNSF Railway Co plans to move into tank car ownership and buy its own fleet of up to 5,000 new crude oil tank cars with safety features that exceed the latest industry standards, the unit of investor Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc said on Thursday.
NEW YORK, Feb 20- Business Wire will no longer let high-frequency trading companies buy potentially market-moving press releases directly from the Berkshire Hathaway unit.
BNSF Railway plans to buy its own fleet of up to 5,000 new crude oil tank cars with safety features that exceed the latest industry standards.
HOUSTON, Feb 20- BNSF Railway Co plans to buy its own fleet of up to 5,000 new crude oil tank cars with safety features that exceed the latest standards adopted by the industry more than two years ago, the unit of investor Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc said on Thursday.
NEW YORK, Feb 19- Since his ouster from American International Group Inc in 2005, Maurice "Hank" Greenberg has been quietly building an insurance and investment conglomerate that people close to him describe as a mini version of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc..
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
The company eliminated its holdings of Dish Network and GlaxoSmithKline, and trimmed its holdings in several other names.
Warren Buffett's company is considering trading its 1.7 million shares of Graham Holdings for sole ownership of part of the company.
One ranks among the greatest wealth creators of all time. The other has made investing during crisis an art form. Who has mattered more?
Some of the obvious titles include Benjamin Graham's "The Intelligent Investor," of course, one of the bibles of value investing and a favorite of gurus like Berkshire Hathaway's Warren Buffett.
*Loews' fourth-quarter net loss $198 mln vs $32 mln year earlier. Feb 10- CNA Financial Corp said it would sell its life and group insurance business, on the same day that parent Loews Corp reported a bigger quarterly loss, hurt by impairment charges.
Speed traders have been paying to receive market-moving news before the general public has access to it, The Wall Street Journal reports.
Warren Buffett has a big lead in a decade-long bet that put a stock index fund up against high-priced hedge funds.
What follows is a list of shoo-ins that we think particularly deserving of inclusion, followed by a list of laggards to consider:
Warren Buffett said he would pay $1 billion to anyone who could pick a perfect NCAA bracket, but it appears Yahoo may have had the idea first, a report said.
Facing pressure from activist investor Dan Loeb, Dow Chemical chief Andrew Liveris told CNBC that Warren Buffett supports his vision for the company.
NEW YORK, Jan 27- U.S. prosecutors have criminally charged a former Wells Fargo& Co broker and a banker with insider trading in Burger King securities ahead of a 2010 buyout of the fast-food chain.
Star mutual fund managers reveal secrets behind the stock-picking strategies buried in corporate filings.
NEW YORK, Jan 24- Corporate America is rapidly healing one of the last wounds suffered in the 2008 financial crisis.