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Investing Warren Buffett Watch

  Thursday, 7 Jul 2011 | 1:07 PM ET

CNBC Transcript: Warren Buffett on Russian Roulette, Tax Breaks for Corporate Jets, and America's Bright Future

Posted ByAlex Crippen
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. »Read more
  Thursday, 7 Jul 2011 | 11:21 AM ET

Warren Buffett's 5-Minute Plan to Fix the Deficit

Posted ByAlex Crippen
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. »Read more
  Thursday, 7 Jul 2011 | 8:01 AM ET

Buffett Blasts Washington for 'Silly' Game of 'Russian Roulette'

Posted ByAlex Crippen
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. »Read more
  Wednesday, 6 Jul 2011 | 1:07 PM ET

Warren Buffett Live on CNBC's Squawk Box Tomorrow Morning

Posted ByAlex Crippen
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. »Read more
  Thursday, 16 Jun 2011 | 9:01 AM ET

Arbitrage: CNBC Explains

Posted By CNBC Explains

Throughout the history of free markets, traders have made money through arbitrage, a tactic that takes advantage of price differences to make risk-free profits. Investors such as Warren Buffett and big banks have seen success using arbitrage in everything from financial instruments and currencies to mergers and commodities. Salman Khan of the Khan Academy describes how arbitrage works in a simple example.

From this video, you’ll understand:

  • The rationale behind arbitrage
  • How arbitrage affects supply and demand
  • The effect of arbitrage on price
»Read more
  Monday, 13 Jun 2011 | 4:29 PM ET

Homes of CEOs

In May 2011, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg bought a $7 million home in Palo Alto, California. Click to see the homes of CEOs in sectors such as technology, energy, fashion and more. »Read more
  Saturday, 11 Jun 2011 | 9:22 AM ET

Buffett Charity Lunch Goes for Record $2.6 Million

Posted ByAlex Crippen
An anonymous bidder topped his or her own winning offer to set a new record in this year's Warren Buffett charity lunch auction. »Read more
  Friday, 10 Jun 2011 | 11:21 AM ET

Poll: Power Lunch with Warren Buffett or Steve Jobs?

Posted By CNBC.com
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. »Read more
  Thursday, 9 Jun 2011 | 10:06 PM ET

Five Things to Watch: Snapping the Streak

Posted By CNBC.com|Edited by Matthew Levine
Sorting through Toyota's forecast, Lululemon's earnings and Sarah Palin's emails. Here's what we're watching… »Read more
  Monday, 6 Jun 2011 | 8:34 PM ET

Warren Buffett Lunch Bids Quickly Approaching Last Year's Record $2.6 Million

Posted ByAlex Crippen
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. »Read more

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 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.