Warren Buffett Watch

  Wednesday, 4 Feb 2009 | 1:54 PM ET

Fortune's Loomis: Warren Buffett Metric Signals It's "Time to Buy" Stocks

Posted ByAlex Crippen
Fortune Magazine's Carol Loomis, a journalist with especially strong ties to Warren Buffett, writes that a metric favored by the Omaha billionaire is now signaling it's time to buy stocks. »Read more
  Tuesday, 3 Feb 2009 | 10:41 PM ET

Warren Buffett Cancels Annual Event Hosted By His Biographer

Posted ByAlex Crippen
Warren Buffett's authorized biographer will not be hosting a "sage advice" dinner featuring the Omaha billionaire at this year's Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting, bringing a decade-long tradition to an end. Since 1998, Snowball author Alice Schroeder has invited up to several hundred guests to hear Buffett answer questions in an informal, off-the-record, event.  The New York Times reports that Buffett has canceled this year's dinner, "apparently because of his displeasure with some aspects" of Schroeder's book. »Read more
  Tuesday, 3 Feb 2009 | 2:09 PM ET

Warren Buffett Takes $300 Million Motorcycle Ride With Harley-Davidson, Revving Up the Stock

Posted ByAlex Crippen
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway will invest $300 million in motorcycle-maker Harley-Davidson, getting a very impressive 15 percent annual interest rate for its money.  While Buffett is getting well paid for taking on the risk, it does appear to be a vote of confidence in the ability of Harley, and its well-known brand, to survive the current economic downturn. »Read more
  Tuesday, 3 Feb 2009 | 12:54 PM ET

Warren Buffett's Burlington Northern Stake Tops 22% With New Options-Related Stock Buy

Posted ByAlex Crippen
Warren Buffett's stake in Burlington Northern Santa Fe has reached 22.4 percent, with a new options-related stock purchase of over two million shares. »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.