Investor Warren Buffett has hired a relatively unknown hedge fund manager, Todd Combs, to help overseeBerkshire Hathaway’s overall portfolio. It's come as a a surprise to many.
Combs is a 39-year-old hedge fund manager from Connecticut, will "soon be joining Berkshire as an investment manager." That instantly launches the relatively unknown investor into the spotlight as a leading contender to eventually succeed Buffett as manager, or one of the managers, of Berkshire's vast portfolio.
So, should investors start to think like Combs as well as Buffett? Chec out the video to hear the discussion with John Morris, Crestwood Advisors, and Kent Croft, Croft Funds. They also list their favorite stocks right now.
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