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Investing Warren Buffett Watch

  Friday, 30 Sep 2011 | 2:49 PM ET

GOP Claims Warren Buffett Disagrees with Obama's 'Buffett Rule'

Posted ByAlex Crippen
Republicans claim that in his CNBC interview this morning, Warren Buffett disavowed the Obama tax proposal that's bears his name. »Read more
  Friday, 30 Sep 2011 | 12:54 PM ET

CNBC TRANSCRIPT: Warren Buffett Thinks Double-Dip is 'Very, Very Unlikely'

Posted ByAlex Crippen
This is a transcript of Warren Buffett's live interview on CNBC with Andrew Ross Sorkin on Friday, September 30, 2011. In it, Buffett says he thinks it is "very, very unlikely" the U.S. economy will go back into recession. He also reveals that Berkshire has been buying billions of dollars worth of inexpensive stocks during the third quarter, and has just started to repurchase its own shares. »Read more
  Friday, 30 Sep 2011 | 10:22 AM ET

Warren Buffett Buying Stock Bargains with U.S. Recession 'Very, Very Unlikely'

Posted ByAlex Crippen
Warren Buffett says Berkshire Hathaway has been buying stocks at bargain prices, including shares of his own company.  He's not worried about a 'double-dip for the U.S. economy, saying "it's very, very unlikely, we'll go back into a recession." »Read more
  Thursday, 29 Sep 2011 | 3:48 PM ET

Which Buffett Pick Will Perform Best Over Next 10 Years?

Posted By CNBC.com
Share your opinion in our poll. »Read more
  Thursday, 29 Sep 2011 | 12:57 PM ET

GOP's Rick Perry: Warren Buffett Doesn't Understand 'Real World' of 'Overtaxation'

Posted ByAlex Crippen
In a new salvo against Warren Buffett, Republican presidential candidate Rick Perry accused the Omaha billionaire of not understanding what's happening in the "real world" when he calls for higher tax rates on Americans making more than $1 million a year. »Read more
  Monday, 26 Sep 2011 | 6:13 PM ET

Whitney Tilson: Buffett Just Put a Hard Floor Under Berkshire

Posted ByLee Brodie
Top hedge fund manager Whitney Tilson tells us the risk reward has just shifted significantly and favorably in Berkshire. »Read more
  Monday, 26 Sep 2011 | 5:48 PM ET

Berkshire's Best Day in 2-1/2 Years Puts Stock at Buyback's Upper Limit

Posted ByAlex Crippen
Shares of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway soared 8.1 percent today, putting them right around the upper limit of the company's stock buyback authorization announced this morning. »Read more
  Monday, 26 Sep 2011 | 2:10 PM ET

Berkshire Share Buyback a 'Landmark': Buffett Biographer

Posted ByGennine Kelly
“It should be taken seriously because it’s a new sign that [Warren Buffett] is acknowledging that he’s not going to be [at Berkshire] forever, and that he’s letting go of the reins a bit,” author Alice Schroeder said. »Read more
  Monday, 26 Sep 2011 | 1:48 PM ET

Steve Grasso: Does Warren Buffett Think Economy Is Tanking?

Posted ByDrew Sandholm
The decision by Warren Buffett's conglomerate Berkshire Hathaway to launch a share buyback program does not bode well for the overall market, Grasso said. »Read more
  Monday, 26 Sep 2011 | 1:03 PM ET

Berkshire's Surprise Stock Buyback 'Authorization:' What's Buffett's Strategy?

Posted ByAlex Crippen
Shares of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway are soaring on this morning's announcement the company may repurchase some of the company's Class A and/or Class B shares if they're cheap enough.  Buffett appears to be loosening his definition of "cheap enough" but that doesn't necessarily mean buybacks are underway now. »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.