Warren Buffett and President Barack Obama are related, according to genealogists at Ancestry.com. But you have to go back a few hundred years to make the connection.
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway has cut its stake in Moody's to 13.5 percent after selling another 3.5 million shares of the credit rating agency.
Tiger Woods has just made life a whole lot tougher for athletes looking to score big deals to pitch a company's products or services.
Many investors have been piling their money into the emerging markets, but is this the right move? Brian Belski, chief investment strategist at Oppenheimer, and Ronald Weiner, president and CEO of RDM Financial Group, shared their market outlooks and investment strategies.
Looking back at his performance during the global financial crisis of the past two years, Warren Buffett tells the Wall Street Journal, "We didn't do all the smartest things. We didn't do anything really dumb."
A special Burlington Northern Santa Fe shareholders meeting has been scheduled for February 11 to vote on the railroad's planned $26 billion acquisition by Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway.
Berkshire Hathaway stake in Moody's has dropped just below 15 percent, after Warren Buffett's company sold more than 2.7 million shares over two days, raising almost $68 million.
Stocks briefly gained, then slipped back, following Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke's speech on Monday. What's really happening in the markets? Steve Grasso, director of institutional sales at Stuart Frankel and CNBC contributor, offered his insights.
Stock markets were mildly positive Monday as an upgrade on credit-card issuers and news from Boeing counterbalanced qualms of a rate increase — qualms which had dampened jobs-report euphoria on Friday.
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway has received FTC and Justice Department antitrust clearance for its planned $26 billion purchase of Burlington Northern Santa Fe.
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway has set January 20 as the date for a shareholders meeting related to its planned acquisition of Burlington Northern Santa Fe.
Markets started off the new month with a rally. Where should investors be looking? Gibson Smith, co-CIO and portfolio manager at Janus Capital Management shared his 5-star investing strategies on fixed income.
General Electric agreed to buy the 20 percent stake in NBC Universal from partner Vivendi for $5.8 billion. The long-awaited GE-Vivendi deal will pave the way for GE to sell 51 percent of NBCU to Comcast. Mike Holland, chairman of Holland & Company, shared his insights on the deal.
Markets whipsawed on Monday as investors digested the Dubai news. Chief Executives Rich Berg of Performance Trust Capital Partners and Roy Williams of Prestige Wealth Management shared their market outlooks.
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.