Warren Buffett Watch


  Wednesday, 15 Aug 2007 | 9:13 PM ET

CNBC.com Video: Warren Buffett Says Market Chaos Can Create Opportunities

Posted By: Alex Crippen
A video dispatch filed from Omaha by CNBC's Becky Quick has just arrived. In it, she reports on her exclusive interview with Warren Buffett ahead of tonight's fundraiser for Barack Obama .. and we hear from Mr Buffett on the tax code and how market chaos can create opportunities. »Read more
  Wednesday, 15 Aug 2007 | 5:53 PM ET

Buffett Hosts Obama Fundraiser Tonight, Becky Quick Previews from Omaha

Posted By: Alex Crippen
As Warren Buffett Watch gears up for our real-time coverage of Warren Buffett's fundraiser for Barack Obama tonight, here's a video clip preview from CNBC's Becky Quick in Omaha. »Read more
  Wednesday, 15 Aug 2007 | 11:51 AM ET

Who Sold Warren Buffett His Dow Jones Stake?/ Buffett's Obama Fundraiser Coverage Tonight

Posted By: Alex Crippen
One of the more interesting aspects of last night's Berkshire Hathaway portfolio filing is the appearance of just under 3 million shares of Dow Jones stock.  We now know who sold those shares to Warren Buffett.   PLUS: A preview of tonight's real-time coverage as Buffett hosts a fundraiser in Omaha for Barack Obama's presidential campaign. »Read more
  Tuesday, 21 Aug 2007 | 3:18 PM ET

Warren Buffett Buys Banks, Healthcare, and Dow Jones Shares

Posted By: Alex Crippen
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway has just revealed its portfolio holdings for the second quarter.  New additions:  Bank of America and Dow Jones, plus increased stakes in some healthcare names. »Read more
  Tuesday, 21 Aug 2007 | 3:16 PM ET

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Reveals Holdings for Second Quarter

Posted By: Alex Crippen
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway has just revealed its portfolio holdings as of the end of the second quarter in a filing with the SEC.This is a summary of the changes in his portfolio between the end of the first quarter on March 31 and the end of the second quarter on June 30. »Read more
  Monday, 13 Aug 2007 | 7:31 AM ET

Cooking Up Warren Buffett-Style Stock Picks

Posted By: Alex Crippen
Can you create a cookbook for investing using the recipe for success created by "Chef" Warren Buffett?  Standard and Poor's Quantitative Services has been doing it for more than 12 years and has served up some tasty results. They're just out with a list of 55 stocks that they say fit the bill. »Read more
  Monday, 13 Aug 2007 | 1:33 PM ET

Why Warren Buffett Hits Like Ted Williams

Posted By: Alex Crippen

My CNBC colleague, Darren Rovell, who writes the always-entertaining Sports Biz blog on CNBC.com, directed me to a Murray Chass piece that appears in the Sports section of the New York Times. It features an interview with Warren Buffett about one of his favorite subjects: baseball.

Included are Buffett's prediction that the Yankee's Alex Rodriguez will eventually top Barry Bonds' newly created career home-run record ("I’m going to be 77 in a few weeks, and I hope I’m here when he breaks it.") Buffett talks about meeting A-Rod after the slugger asked if he could "come in and talk." "We hit it off very well," says Buffett, who is a long-time fan and part-owner of a minor-league team in Omaha.

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  Thursday, 9 Aug 2007 | 10:36 AM ET

What Would Warren Buffett Do?

Posted By: Alex Crippen
The markets haven't calmed down much this hot August on Wall Street.  No summer doldrums here!  With a wild swing late yesterday and another triple-digit decline today, the Dow is keeping investors on edge.  So, it feels appropriate to revisit some timeless advice: What Would Warren Do? »Read more
  Wednesday, 8 Aug 2007 | 7:10 PM ET

Is Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway a Value Play?

Posted By: Alex Crippen
Warren Buffett has made a lot of money buying stocks of companies that the market masses have undervalued.  Is his own holding company Berkshire Hathaway now a value play itself? »Read more
  Wednesday, 8 Aug 2007 | 11:43 AM ET

Buffett Boosts Bet on Burlington

Posted By: Alex Crippen
Burlington Northern shares are picking up speed on Wall Street, after Warren Buffett added to his bet on the railroad. Buffett's apparent optimism on the rails gives Fast Money's Guy Adami an idea.  PLUS: Why Geico's Gecko may be going back to Massachusetts. »Read more

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  • Warren Buffett is arguably America’s most-admired and most-followed investor. Buffett is the largest shareholder and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway and one of the world’s most famous and most generous philanthropists. Legions of investors - from all walks of life - follow Buffett's homespun investment philosophy: invest in what you know, invest in value. Here on CNBC.com's Warren Buffett Watch, we’ll keep you up to date on what the “Oracle of Omaha” is doing by following Buffett's trades, words and deeds.


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  • Warren Buffett is the chairman, CEO and largest shareholder of Berkshire Hathaway