Buffett Watch

CNBC Transcript: Warren Buffett's 'Stock Split' Interview - Part One

In a live interview on CNBC's Squawk Box this morning (Wednesday) ahead of a special Berkshire Hathaway shareholders meeting, Warren Buffett made news by strongly criticizing Kraft's planned acquisition of Cadbury.

He also told us Berkshire Hathaway's proposed split of its Class B shares does not mean that he has dropped his overall dislike of stock splits and share issuances, comparing the process to "preparing for a colonoscopy."

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This is the first part of an unofficial transcript of the entire one-hour interview conducted by Becky Quick.