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OMAHA, Neb.— Berkshire Hathaway's first-quarter profit grew 8 percent largely because of the way it had to account for its Duracell acquisition on paper, but profits fell at its BNSF railroad and at its insurance units. Berkshire earned $5.589 billion, or about $3,400.89 per Class A share. During the first quarter, Berkshire traded roughly $3.8 billion worth of...
OMAHA, Neb.— The Latest on Berkshire Hathaway's annual shareholders meeting, where tens of thousands of people have listened to CEO Warren Buffett and Vice Chairman Charlie Munger talk business for several hours:. Berkshire Hathaway shareholders have overwhelmingly rejected a resolution calling for the company to write a report about the risks climate...
IBM announces it is launching secure, certified and tested blockchain services for financial services, government and health care.
NEW YORK— U.S. stocks took their biggest loss in three weeks on Thursday after a late sell-off. Tech stocks, which rose early on thanks to earnings gains from Facebook and PayPal, slumped after billionaire investor Carl Icahn disclosed that he'd sold his stake in Apple. Investors were surprised the Bank of Japan decided not to take further action to stimulate that...
Jim Cramer sees a new market that he's never seen before, thanks to the Fed remaining on hold.
Moynihan touts commitment to LGBT efforts as transgender bathroom legislation has become an election-year issue in North Carolina.
While Silicon Valley is supposedly taking aim at Wall Street, the factions are starting to look more like partners.
Some 30 American companies were recognized for their efforts to boost diversity and inclusion.
Analyst says “transformational change” could be the remedy for Goldman Sachs after a “lost decade.”
Wall Street firms are looking to provide consumers better service at smaller brick-and-mortar outlets with digital help.
Orange County, still paying off debt from its 1994 bankruptcy filing, hopes to issue its first long-term bond sale in nearly a decade.
CNBC's Susan Li uses Kensho data to look at outperformers in the financial sector.
Dick Kovacevich defended the embattled lab testing start-up's boss, Elizabeth Holmes, saying her treatment recently has been unfair.
The same is usually true when it comes time to pay Uncle Sam, especially in Colorado, Washington state and Oregon where the booming recreational marijuana market brings in big money to state coffers. When Oregon began taxing recreational pot this year, it raked in $3.5 million in its first month— exceeding expectations for the entire year— and more than half came...
As stock markets top their highs for the year, stocks that track them — like banks — suddenly look pretty interesting, said the "Fast Money" traders.
CNBC's Jim Cramer explains why he is watching shares of eBay and Wells Fargo.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Whether the earnings results will extend the markets' rally is up for debate.
The biggest banks on Wall Street manage their way through a tough quarter by cutting head count.
CNBC's Bob Pisani looks ahead at IPOs pricing next week and the three big names to look out for.