Warren Buffett has made his scheduled annual donation of Berkshire Hathaway stock to the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. After six years, Buffett has donated a total of 132.4 million Berkshire Class B shares, worth $10.3 billion at today's closing price.
This is a transcript of Warren Buffett's live interview with Becky Quick on CNBC's Squawk Box, Thursday, July 7, 2011. Among the topics covered: raising the nation's debt limit, reforming its tax code, and looking forward to its bright future.
Warren Buffett says he could fix the U.S. deficit problem very quickly. It's just a matter of having the right incentives for the right people.
The U.S. economy is better than it was 18 months ago but the recovery is still mixed, with Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway chairman/CEO and Muhtar Kent, Coca-Cola chairman/CEO.
Warren Buffett tells CNBC that Congress is playing a "silly" game of "Russian Roulette" by threatening not to raise the nation's debt limit as it debates deficit reduction.
Warren Buffett will be live from Sun Valley tomorrow (Thursday) morning at 8am ET with Becky Quick on CNBC's Squawk Box. He's in Idaho for the annual Allen & Company conference that attracts big media moguls who often wind up making deals.
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An anonymous bidder topped his or her own winning offer to set a new record in this year's Warren Buffett charity lunch auction.
Bidders on eBay are offering as much as $2 million for lunch with Warren Buffett. But, would you rather have a Power Lunch with Steve Jobs? Take our poll and share your opinion.
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After less than 24 hours, bids for lunch with Warren Buffett are already approaching the record $2.6 million paid last year by an anonymous winner.
The annual charity bidding for lunch with Warren Buffett begins this coming Sunday, June 5 at 10:30p ET. Five days later, someone will probably be paying over a million dollars to dine with Buffett.
Guo Guangchang, chairman and founder of Fosun, China’s largest private conglomerate, wants to be like Warren Buffett. A former adviser says Fosun helps famous foreign brands to exploit China’s vast government-inspired boost in domestic consumption. The FT reports.
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway is reporting a new, but relatively small, stake in MasterCard. It's not, however, publicly reporting some "confidential information" on its just-released 13-F filing with the SEC.
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After discussions with the SEC, Berkshire Hathaway records half a billion dollars of unrealized losses for two stock holdings, even though it believes it will eventually make money on the positions and is willing to wait.
This is a transcript of Warren Buffett's live interview, his first since this weekend's Berkshire Hathaway shareholders meeting, on CNBC's Squawk Box on Monday, May 2, 2011. He discussed his reaction to the death of Osama Bin Laden, the state of the U.S. economy, and the continued fallout from the David Sokol scandal.
Insight on what the death of Osama bin Laden means for American investing, and future growth of Berkshire Hathaway, with Mike Holland, Holland & Company chairman and Robert Miles, "The Warren Buffett CEO" author.
Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway chairman & CEO discussing shareholder's meeting; Sokol' s deception, and the direction of the economy.