Warren Buffett Watch


  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
  Wednesday, 26 Sep 2007 | 6:03 PM ET

Omaha Police Release Photo of "Possible Suspect" in Attempted Break-in at Buffett's Home

Posted By: Alex Crippen
Omaha Police Department Public Information Office tells me today that there is a "possible suspect" in the attempted break-in at Warren Buffett's home earlier this month. The OPD says that as part of their ongoing investigation, "detectives obtained a surveillance photograph from a store" of the possible suspect. »Read more
  Wednesday, 26 Sep 2007 | 6:36 PM ET

Skepticism Greets Times Report Buffett Talking to Bear Stearns About Minority Stake

Posted By: Alex Crippen
Lots of skepticism after today's New York Times report that Warren Buffett is among several investors talking with Bear Stearns about possibly taking a minority stake in the brokerage. »Read more
  Wednesday, 26 Sep 2007 | 4:08 PM ET

FLASH - New York Times Says Warren Buffett Among Investors Talking With Bear Stearns About Taking Minority Stake

Posted By: Alex Crippen
Just minutes ago, the New York Times reported on its web site that Warren Buffett, and several other outside investors, are in "serious talks" with Bear Stearns about buying a minority stake of as much as 20% of the troubled Wall Street firm. Our own Charlie Gasparino speaking on CNBC TV, however, says he doesn' know anything for sure, but he doubts that Buffett would want to buy a stake in Bear Stearns. »Read more
  Monday, 24 Sep 2007 | 10:41 PM ET

Berkshire Hathaway Buys a Few More Burlington Northern Shares

Posted By: Alex Crippen
Warren Buffett's Burlington Northern increased its stake in freight railroad Burlington Northern Santa Fe again .. but not by much.  That is, if you consider a half-million dollars to be not that much, and when you're talking about Warren Buffett, I suppose it really isn't. »Read more
  Friday, 21 Sep 2007 | 10:56 AM ET

"Beloved" Buffett's Net Worth Rises to $52 Billion

Posted By: Alex Crippen
The annual Forbes 400 ranking of the richest Americans is out, and Warren Buffett is keeping his number two slot with an estimated net worth of $52 billion, $7 billion behind Microsoft's Bill Gates with $59 billion. »Read more
  Thursday, 20 Sep 2007 | 10:38 PM ET

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Adds to Burlington Northern Options

Posted By: Alex Crippen
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway holding company has bought some more call options on Burlington Northern Santa Fe, but not nearly as many as revealed in another filing earlier this month. »Read more

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