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There will be more fallout from the credit problems hitting the financial sector, predicted Robert Doll, Blackrock vice chairman and CIO of global equities.
Will Citigroup cut its long established dividend? Not even remotely possible, says one analyst.
Warren Buffett did a taped interview in San Francisco with CNBC's Becky Quick last night. Buffett is in that city for today's fund-raiser on behalf of Senator Hillary Clinton's presidential bid. Becky showed some excerpts from her taped chat on Squawk Box earlier today. In this clip, she asks for Buffett's thoughts on today's upcoming Federal Reserve decision on interest rates.
In this video clip from a "First on CNBC" taped interview with Warren Buffett, the billionaire rejects suggestions from critics that his support of the nation's estate tax is hypocritical because he is sheltering his own enormous wealth by giving it to charity.
Tonight's CNBC one-hour special on Warren Buffett focuses on how Buffett is increasingly looking overseas for investment opportunities, a trend highlighted by his recent whirlwind trip to China and South Korea. CNBC Squawk Box co-anchor Becky Quick had an "all-access" pass during that journey, traveling with Buffett the whole way. But it's not all international travel and cuisine in tonight's program. This morning, Becky showed a short clip taking us to Warren Buffett's favorite restaurant in his home town of Omaha: Piccolo's, also known as Piccolo Pete's.
In a CNBC Exclusive video interview, baseball star Alex Rodriguez talked with our own Becky Quick about how he wants to play for the Yankees and about his friend, Warren Buffett, who appears to have played a role in getting A-Rod back with the Bronx Bombers.
It turns out that supermodel Gisele Bundchen isn't siding with Warren Buffett as a U.S. dollar bear after all, her manager tells CNBC.
In a web-only video clip, CNBC's Becky Quick tells Managing Editor Tyler Mathisen what she learned during her whirlwind tour of Asia last week with Warren Buffett, including one of his daily habits that helps make him a great investor.
Warren Buffett's call for higher tax rates on the nation's wealthiest taxpayers got a high profile spotlight last night on NBC Nightly News, which aired a Tom Brokaw piece featuring a sit down interview with Buffett. This morning, on CNBC's Squawk Box, Brokaw joined Becky Quick, Carl Quintanilla and Joe Kernen to play an extended excerpt from his Buffett interview and to chat afterward. Joe took the opportunity to challenge Buffett's views, getting into a quasi-debate with Brokaw.
Becky Quick takes us to a little known Korean company in what some might consider a "boring" business and explains why it's attracted Warren Buffett's attention.
In a video clip from his recent visit to South Korea, Warren Buffett talks about why he finds stocks in that country generally attractive over the long-term.
CNBC's Becky Quick, who is traveling with Warren Buffett on a whirlwind tour of Asia, filed this video report from a new factory built in China by a Berkshire Hathaway subsidiary in just six months. She also shows us why it has yellow floors.
CNBC's Becky Quick reports from the scene of a lavish dinner honoring Warren Buffett during his visit to Dalian, China. The festivities included fireworks, confetti and a princess in an egg.
Video clips of Michelle Caruso-Cabrera's summary of this morning's Warren Buffett-Jack Welch conversation on Squawk Box and Becky Quick reporting from China on the enthusiastic reception Buffett is getting in that country.
Warren Buffett and Becky Quick are on their way to China. Buffett's private jet took off a short time ago from Omaha. Becky emailed this "postcard from the road" just before departure.
Warren Buffett's private jet, with CNBC's Becky Quick aboard, just landed for refueling in Alaska en route to China. Becky emailed this "postcard from the road" a few minutes ago with details on Buffett's daily reading list.
CNBC Squawk Box Co-Anchor Becky Quick is traveling with Warren Buffett on his trip to China and Korea. Late tonight, she sent this first "postcard from the road."
Warren Buffett is in South Korea for his first-ever visit to that country. He's telling reporters there that valuations on South Korea stocks are generally good. Buffett remains negative, however, on the U.S. dollar and predicts subprime problems will be affecting the U.S. consumer for up to another two years.
This is the transcript of a segment on this morning's Squawk Box, in which Warren Buffett chatted by telephone with the Squawk team and guest host Jack Welch, the former Chairman and CEO of CNBC parent General Electric. Among the topics: Merrill Lynch's big write-down, the SIV "super fund", the health of the U.S. economy, the railroad industry and why lots of furniture-buyers in Boston are hoping the Red Sox win the World Series.
This morning on CNBC's Squawk Box, Warren Buffett chatted by telephone with the Squawk team and guest host Jack Welch. Becky Quick is traveling with Buffett in China, and put him on the phone to react to news this morning that Merrill Lynch had to write-down almost $8 billion in bad bets on mortgage securities and leveraged loans.
Kernen is co-anchor of "Squawk Box,"and is based in CNBC's global headquarters in Englewood Cliffs, N.J.
Based at CNBC's global headquarters, Quick is co-anchor of "Squawk Box," CNBC's signature morning program.
Sorkin is a co-anchor of "Squawk Box," a financial columnist for the New York Times and the editor of NYT's DealBook.