Warren Buffett Watch


  Sunday, 14 Oct 2007 | 1:06 PM ET

Warren Buffett Sees Greater Strength Ahead for Canadian Dollar

Posted By: Alex Crippen
During a visit to Toronto for a fundraiser, Warren Buffett predicts the Canadian dollar will continue to strengthen against the U.S. dollar over the next five years. »Read more
  Friday, 12 Oct 2007 | 9:50 AM ET

WSJ Puts Spotlight on Motivation for Buffett's PetroChina Sales

Posted By: Alex Crippen
The Wall Street Journal's widely followed Heard on the Street column today focuses on Warren Buffett's big PetroChina sales in recent weeks, even as the stock has rallied to new highs. It neatly recaps the question we've been asking here at WBW: Is Buffett selling because he thinks PetroChina has become overvalued after an enormous run-up or is he selling in response to human-rights activists who see divestment as a way to pressure China over its ties to Sudan, which is accused of supporting mass killings in Darfur? »Read more
  Thursday, 11 Oct 2007 | 12:50 PM ET

Mark Mobius vs. Warren Buffett

Posted By: Alex Crippen
Warren Buffett may be making big cuts in his PetroChina holdings, but another very well-known international investor is sticking with the big Chinese energy company.  Mark Mobius says just because Buffett is selling, don't assume the stock is going lower.  Indeed, Buffett may have something very different in mind. »Read more
  Wednesday, 10 Oct 2007 | 5:40 PM ET

Warren Buffett's PetroChina Stake Slashed to 3.1%

Posted By: Alex Crippen
The PetroChina selling continues and continues to accelerate at Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway.  In a filing with the SEC made public just moments ago, Berkshire reveals that as of September 30 its controversial stake in the Chinese energy company had dropped to just 3.1%. That follows a flurry of selling in September that brought the holdings from from just under 10% when the month started. »Read more
  Tuesday, 9 Oct 2007 | 11:22 AM ET

PetroChina Selling Accelerates at Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway - Stake Now 5.4%

Posted By: Alex Crippen
Another filing reveals that Warren Buffett's sales from his controversial PetroChina stake are accelerating.  Is he going to get rid of all his holdings amid pressure from human rights activists? »Read more
  Monday, 8 Oct 2007 | 1:57 PM ET

Buffett's PetroChina Stake Falls Below 7% as Sales Accelerate in September

Posted By: Alex Crippen
More U.S. railroads, less Chinese energy. That's the trend in just five words based on the latest filings from Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway. »Read more
  Friday, 5 Oct 2007 | 6:58 PM ET

Warren Buffett's Burlington Northern Stake Tops 17% as Berkshire Hathaway Exercises Options

Posted By: Alex Crippen
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway raises its Burlington Northern Santa Fe stake by exercising 7.8 million options to buy stock. »Read more
  Friday, 26 Oct 2007 | 2:25 PM ET

Warren Buffett Plans South Korea Visit

Posted By: Alex Crippen
After several years of buying South Korean stocks, Warren Buffett will be making his first visit to the country later this month. »Read more
  Wednesday, 3 Oct 2007 | 1:16 PM ET

Is "Buffett Buying" Speculation Really a Sell Signal?

Posted By: Alex Crippen
Should rumors and speculation about what Warren Buffett is, or might be, buying be ignored completely?  The recent stock moves of supposed Buffett "targets" suggests the speculation could actually be a sell signal. »Read more
  Friday, 28 Sep 2007 | 1:10 PM ET

Berkshire Hathaway's Controversial PetroChina Stake Falls Below 8%

Posted By: Alex Crippen
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway holding company has cuts its controversial stake in PetroChina to just under 8%. His motives for selling remain a matter of speculation between making money and making a statement. »Read more

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