Investing Warren Buffett Watch


  Thursday, 4 Aug 2016 | 10:11 AM ET

If you follow Warren Buffett’s methodology, stocks are significantly overvalued

Posted ByBrian Kelly
Warren Buffett
Adam Jeffery | CNBC
Warren Buffett

When I turned bearish in January 2016 I missed three critical elements that caused the S&P 500 to grind toward record highs. First, a sufficient number of other investors did not share my skepticism about the global economy. Second, I misjudged investor faith in central bankers. Third, I underestimated the continued global appetite for yield bearing stocks. However, in recent days a host of big money investors have been vocally bearish. Does this mean the herd is turning and that I may have just been early? Perhaps, but what are these investors seeing that has led them to embrace my skepticism? Risk versus reward.

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  Tuesday, 2 Aug 2016 | 10:47 AM ET

Trump fires back at the Oracle: 'I don't care much about Warren Buffett'

Battle of the billionaires
Battle of the billionaires   

Donald Trump brushed off criticism from billionaire Warren Buffett, telling Fox Business on Tuesday "I don't care much about" the Oracle of Omaha.

The response came a day after Buffett — while campaigning alongside Hillary Clinton in his home state of Nebraska — challenged Trump to release his tax returns and slammed his business record.

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  Tuesday, 2 Aug 2016 | 9:30 AM ET

The battle of the billionaires: Buffett, Cuban and Bloomberg vs. Trump

Posted BySofia Pitt

Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump
Warren Buffett challenges Trump on tax returns   

The race for the White House has turned into a battle between billionaires.

Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett, Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban, and former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg have all recently come out against Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump.

Buffett joined Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton on the campaign trail Monday, and used his introductory speech to take aim at Trump and his business record.

Buffett also challenged Trump to release his taxes to the American people. "Nobody's going to arrest us, there are no rules against showing your tax returns," the Oracle of Omaha said.

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  Thursday, 21 Jul 2016 | 2:24 PM ET

CNBC Transcript: Berkshire Hathaway Chairman and CEO Warren Buffett Speaks with CNBC’s “Squawk Box” Today

Following is the unofficial transcript of a CNBC interview with Berkshire Hathaway Chairman and CEO Warren Buffett on CNBC's "Squawk Box" (M-F, 6AM-9AM ET) today, Thursday, July 21st. Following are links to the interview on and

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  Thursday, 21 Jul 2016 | 9:35 AM ET

Warren Buffett wants to end Wall Street's broken earnings game

Buffett: Guidance could lead to malpractice
Buffett: Guidance could lead to malpractice   

Billionaire investor Warren Buffett told CNBC on Thursday that companies should stop issuing earnings guidance because it can lead to "a lot of malpractice" and "bad results."

The chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway appeared on "Squawk Box" to run down the ideas for reforming corporate governance that he and other powerful business and investment leaders discussed in a series of quiet meetings over the past year or so.

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  Wednesday, 8 Jun 2016 | 11:12 AM ET

Warren Buffett thinks every entrepreneur needs to do this

If you're an aspiring entrepreneur or small business owner, Warren Buffett wants you to do something tomorrow morning.

"Tomorrow morning, when you look in the mirror after you've gotten up, just write — put it in lipstick or whatever you want on the mirror — just put 'delight my customer,'" Buffett said at Goldman Sachs' 10,000 Small Businesses panel event at LaGuardia Community College on Tuesday afternoon.

The phrase is not "satisfy my customer," Buffett clarified.

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About Buffett Watch

  • 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'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.