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Considering shares of Berkshire Hathaway are down about 10% year to date, is it still a good idea to bet on Buffett?
Warren Buffett likes to say, "It's only when the tide goes out that you know who's been swimming naked." That's his way of saying a downturn exposes those who had been taking on excessive risk when times were good. The other side of the tide is featured in a glowing report on Berkshire Hathaway today from a stock analyst initiating coverage with an "outperform."
Bidding for next year's charity lunch with Warren Buffett has accelerated as the auction goes into its final day. The high bid stands at $456,789 with less than 10 hours remaining until the eBay auction closes at 10p ET tonight (Friday.) There's still a long way to go, however, to top last year's record $2.1 million tab.
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Download the full transcript of Warren Buffett's headline-generating live interview on June 24, 2009 with CNBC's Becky Quick.
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Warren Buffett appeared live on CNBC with Becky Quick today, Wednesday, June 24, 2009. Buffett told us the economy is in a "shambles" with no signs of a recovery anytime soon. He also criticized Apple for not disclosing earlier that CEO Steve Jobs had received a liver transplant. This is a transcript of their conversation.
In a live interview on CNBC today, Warren Buffett said there has been little progress over the past few months in the "economic war" being fought by the country. "We haven't got the economy moving yet."
Warren Buffett told CNBC that Apple has been too secretive about the health problems facing CEO Steve Jobs, saying the company should have immediately disclosed Jobs' liver transplant.
Warren Buffett's latest assessment of the U.S. economy will be a prime topic of conversation later this morning when he appears live on CNBC television. Buffett is scheduled to be interviewed by Squawk Box co-anchor Becky Quick at 11:45a ET, just before he hosts a charity lunch at New York's Smith & Wollensky steakhouse.
Newsletter writer and frequent CNBC guest Dennis Gartman isn't standing behind his reported "Warren Buffett is an idiot" quote. But Gartman does tell CNBC it's "inexcusable" that Berkshire Hathaway fell 45 percent in one year because Buffett didn't do enough to "mitigate" his losses in a tough market environment.
Warren Buffett is scheduled for a live interview on CNBC television this coming Wednesday morning at 11:45a ET on The Call. Squawk Box's Becky Quick will be speaking with Buffett in New York City, just before his lunch with last year's charity auction high bidder.
Microsoft's Bill Gates says the best advice he's ever gotten from his friend and fellow billionaire Warren Buffett is to keep things simple.
Bidding is now underway for an opportunity to have lunch with Warren Buffett. Last year, the winner paid $2.1 million. This year may be another story.
It’s been a ‘V-shape’ market since March and a healthy correction would enable this market to have a longer life, said Lawrence Glazer, managing director at Mayflower Advisors.
Is it still safe to sell the rips and buy the dips? Or is something ominous lurking on the horizon?
Options on Berkshire Hathaway's Class B shares begin trading today on the Chicago Board Options Exchange. Warren Buffett, however, probably isn't interested.
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Lunch with Warren Buffett doesn't come cheap. Bidding on eBay for this year's "Power Lunch with Warren Buffett" begins this coming Sunday, June 21 at 10p ET. If you want to get into the action, be prepared. Last year, the lunch sold for $2.1 million.
The new General Motors may surprise people on the upside when the company emerges out of bankruptcy, said Roger Altman, former deputy treasury secretary and chairman of Evercore Capital Partners.