Berkshire Hathaway Inc


  • 2014 was a boom for some execs, bust for others Friday, 2 Jan 2015 | 5:55 PM ET

    Notable, wealthy founders and executives saw a wide spectrum of gains and losses from their company's stock movement in 2014.

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    These cities might just be the next Silicon Valley.

  • Goldman: Here's how to play rising interest rates Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 1:25 PM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    According to Goldman Sachs strategists, the answer is fairly simple: Bet on companies that don't see so much turnover in their shares.

  • All of Buffett's bad bets add up to a big year Tuesday, 23 Dec 2014 | 8:00 AM ET
    Warren Buffett

    If you think Buffett has lost his touch—with IBM, Coke and Exxon bets all dogs—then why is Berkshire Hathaway crushing the S&P 500 in 2014?

  • BEIJING, Dec 23- Investor Warren Buffett's NetJets Inc has been caught by surprise by headwinds in China amid Beijing's austerity drive and a slowing economy, the business aircraft supplier's chief executive officer said. Less than three months after NetJets won regulatory approval to provide charter services in China, business in and around China is...

  • Dec 22- Procter& Gamble Co said it would sell its soap brands Camay and Zest to Unilever Plc for an undisclosed amount to focus on its faster-growing brands. The company will also sell its Talisman facility in Mexico to Unilever. The Cincinnati- based company sold its Duracell battery business to Berkshire Hathaway Inc in November and its pet food business in...

  • Warren Buffett’s big China car bet just lost $1B Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 10:07 AM ET
    Warren Buffett, Chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway answers questions at a press conference at which Detroit was named the 11th city to be included in the $500 million Goldman Sachs initiative at Ford Field.

    Warren Buffett took a hit when shares in Chinese car company BYD plunged on Thursday, The New York Times reports.

  • UPDATE 1-Jefferies in talks to sell futures business Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 9:33 AM ET

    Dec 16- Investment bank Jefferies Group LLC, owned by Leucadia National Corp, reported a quarterly net loss and said it was in talks to sell its futures brokerage. Jefferies bought the business, formerly known as Prudential Bache, from Prudential Financial Inc in 2011 for $430 million to expand into a full-fledged investment bank. Leucadia, which models itself on...

  • Shockingly boring millionaire investing secrets Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 | 9:59 AM ET

    Millionaires love a certain stock that fits in your pocket, but overall are surprisingly conservative investors, a CNBC survey reveals.

  • Buffett now the world's most generous man Tuesday, 9 Dec 2014 | 10:02 PM ET
    Warren Buffett Big Head by Fathead

    Go big or go home seems to be Warren Buffett's mantra when it comes to philanthropy.

  • Lightning Round: Liked this since first show Tuesday, 9 Dec 2014 | 7:19 PM ET

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  • Cramer Remix: McDonald's reminds me of Kesha Tuesday, 9 Dec 2014 | 7:05 PM ET

    "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer is rapping about the recent performance of some of the biggest names in the market, from McDonald's to Netflix

  • Warren Buffett

    Berkshire Hathaway's specialist commercial insurance arm has secured its first permit to operate outside the U.S. The Financial Times reports.

  • Buffett now No. 2 as shares surge to all-time high Monday, 8 Dec 2014 | 5:02 PM ET
    Warren Buffett

    Warren Buffett has moved ahead of Mexico's Carlos Slim on the Forbes ranking of billionaires, thanks to big gains for Berkshire shares.

  • West Coast port traffic jam: 3 investor takeaways Monday, 8 Dec 2014 | 12:49 PM ET
    Workers at the Port of Los Angeles

    Fallout from ongoing port congestion on the West Coast has implications for retailers, manufacturers, railroads and truck lines ... and their investors.

  • Behind Warren Buffett's donation to Hillary Friday, 5 Dec 2014 | 1:38 PM ET
    Warren Buffett (L) and Hillary Clinton (R). Warren Buffett donated money to a PAC that supports Hillary Clinton.

    Buffett's contribution to a presumed Clinton presidential run is not as big a departure from his anti-PAC principles as it appears.

  • Big-hearted Warren Buffett's guide to giving Friday, 5 Dec 2014 | 8:00 AM ET
    From left: Charlie Munger and Warren E. Buffett

    Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger have agreed to disagree on a few very big topics, including how the rich should give away their money.

  • Warren Buffett invests in Clinton presidential bid Thursday, 4 Dec 2014 | 6:13 PM ET
    Warren Buffett

    Warren Buffett donated $25,000 to Ready for Hillary, a super PAC laying the groundwork for the Democrat's potential White House bid, USAT reports.

  • Pilots sue Buffett's NetJets over labor, privacy Wednesday, 3 Dec 2014 | 4:36 PM ET

    Dec 3- A group representing more than 2,700 pilots in contentious contract talks with NetJets Inc has sued the luxury aviation unit of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc over alleged violations of federal labor and privacy laws. The NetJets Association of Shared Aircraft Pilots accused NetJets of impersonating a pilot on Twitter, baiting pilots to...

  • Learn to buy stock like a 'greedy' Buffett Wednesday, 3 Dec 2014 | 8:00 AM ET

    The end of the year can lead investors to seek stock market bargains, but many don't understand how a contrarian really thinks, or trades.