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In keeping with Warren Buffett's long-term way of looking at things, we bring back our timeless and time-tested predictions to mark the coming new year.
Warren Buffett is losing his decade-long $1 million "big bet" against a collection of hedge funds, but it's still early in the race. Buffett hopes his "tortoise" will catch up over the next nine years, erasing an early lead for the "hare" after a tough year for everyone.
An amended SEC filing by Berkshire Hathaway this afternoon indicates Warren Buffett's company did not have any 'secret' stock holdings as the third quarter ended on September 30.
In 2003 Buffett gave me the opportunity to write what would become The Snowball, the book he will never write himself. I jumped at the chance. People couldn’t get enough of his witty, insightful nuggets of wisdom. And yet I was certain even more business lessons could be learned by observing him at close range. Not only that, I wanted a peek behind the curtain at the real man behind the elusive billionaire’s public image," writes Alice Schroeder, author of "The Snowball."
Warren Buffett may be the nation's most beloved investor, but that hasn't helped make his first name any more popular with parents around the United States over the past few decades.
U.S. stocks climbed on Monday as the dollar pulled back and a report showed a sharp jump in existing-home sales. Will the rally likely continue throughout the week? John Merrill, founder and CIO of Tanglewood Wealth Management, and Burt White, CIO of LPL Financial, shared their market outlooks.
In U.S. President Barack Obama's speech to Asia-Pacific leaders at the APEC Summit in Singapore over the weekend, he highlighted the importance of a strong China economy in the context of global growth.
It was an extraordinary sight: Warren Buffett and Bill Gates walking around the Columbia University campus in Manhattan with CNBC's Becky Quick, and three TV cameras. During the tour, Buffett and Gates answered Becky's questions on a wide variety of topics. Here, for the first time in a CNBC.com exclusive, is the complete Buffett-Gates 'Columbia Walk and Talk.'
Warren Buffett doesn't want Congress to "fool around" with the Federal Reserve's political independence. Here's a CNBC.com exclusive 'web extra' video clip recorded before last week's Warren Buffett & Bill Gates: Keeping America Great.
Warren Buffett will be one of three co-chairmen for a just-announced $500 million Goldman Sachs initiative to help small businesses around the United States, and perhaps, the firm's damaged public image.
The Federal Reserve is monitoring the declining value of the dollar closely as part of its commitment to both jobs growth and price stability, said Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke on Monday. Art Cashin, director of floor operations at UBS Financial Services, shared his insights on the Fed and the markets.
Warren Buffett says he's not expecting, and isn't entitled to, "spectacular" returns on Berkshire Hathaway's planned acquisition of the Burlington Northern Santa Fe freight railroad. This is a transcript of Buffett's comments on his proposed BNSF deal during a broadcast interview on The Charlie Rose Show.
In what appears to be a bet consumers will stick with discount retailers even after the economy rebounds, Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway increased its Wal-Mart holdings by almost 90 percent during the summer. It added almost 18 million shares, currently worth almost $1 billion, in the third quarter.
Lowe's posted a 30 percent drop in quarterly profit. But it offered a fourth-quarter profit forecast that could beat Wall Street expectations. Mitchell Kaiser, senior retail analyst at Piper Jaffray, shared his insight on Lowe's and top rival Home Depot.
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway is due to release its third quarter stock portfolio 'snapshot' later today (Monday). The 13F filing with the SEC will list Berkshire's holdings of U.S. publicly traded stocks as of September 30. There are times, however, that Berkshire gets permission from the SEC to keep some holdings confidential, often as it is accumulating a position.
The major indicies are all up more than five percent in the last two weeks. How long will the rally last? Robert Doll, vice chairman and global CIO of equities at BlackRock, shared his market insights.
Warren Buffett tells CNBC that Berkshire Hathaway hasn't added to its stock holdings of American Express "in years." That's in response to a statement made by biographer Alice Schroeder in the just-published paperback edition of The Snowball.
This is an online video of the complete CNBC Town Hall Event Warren Buffett and Bill Gates: Keeping America Great, hosted by Becky Quick, as aired on Thursday, November 12, 2009.
This is the unofficial transcript of the CNBC Town Hall event Warren Buffett and Bill Gates: Keeping America Great, taped Thursday, November 12, 2009 at Columbia University in New York City.
These are excerpts from the unofficial transcript of CNBC's town hall interview today (Thursday) with Warren Buffett and Bill Gates from Columbia Business School in New York City, as released by CNBC.