Buffett Watch

  Monday, 13 Jul 2009 | 9:56 AM ET

Farrell: Data More Negative Than Not

Posted ByVince Farrell
Last Friday, the closely-watched University of Michigan consumer confidence survey registered a disappointing reading of 64.6, when hopes had been for a 70 or so. But maybe it shouldn't have been a surprise, figuring that, during the month, energy prices were high (since reversed, of course), the stock market was struggling, and unemployment continued to rise. »Read more
  Friday, 10 Jul 2009 | 4:33 PM ET

Warren Buffett's Top Three Investment Rules for the Average American

Posted ByAlex Crippen
Warren Buffett isn't shy about giving advice. If he hadn't gone into the investing business, he could well have made teaching his profession.  Now that he's the world's greatest living investor, there are plenty of pupils anxious to attend class.  Today, ABC's Good Morning America featured several Buffett lessons. »Read more
  Thursday, 9 Jul 2009 | 8:02 PM ET

Warren Buffett's Complete Sun Valley CNBC Interview - Transcript and Video

Posted ByAlex Crippen
Warren Buffett spoke tonight (Thursday) on tape with CNBC's Julia Boorstin at Herb Allen's Sun Valley media conference.  He remains pessimistic about the economy's short-term prospects, saying the latest number from his Berkshire Hathaway companies show that consumer spending remains very weak.  This is a video clip and transcript of Julia's entire conversation with Buffett. »Read more
  Thursday, 9 Jul 2009 | 6:14 PM ET

Warren Buffett: How To End Recession ASAP!

Posted ByLee Brodie
Warren Buffett is prescribing some serious medicine to remedy the economy. And it could be a bitter pill for many to swallow. »Read more
  Thursday, 9 Jul 2009 | 4:39 PM ET

Warren Buffett Tells CNBC Consumer Sales Remain "Very, Very Soft"

Posted ByAlex Crippen
Warren Buffett tells CNBC that consumer sales by Berkshire Hathaway companies have remained "very, very soft" in recent weeks.  In a taped interview with Julia Boorstin today (Thursday) at Herb Allen's Sun Valley media retreat, Buffett says he'll know when things pick up because he gets constant updates on sales from his companies. »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.