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Berkshire Hathaway - (11th of 13)

You should be fully aware of one attitude Charlie and I share that hurts our financial performance: Regardless of price, we have no interest at all in selling any good businesses that Berkshire owns. 135 more words

Karl A Hoffman

Berkshire Hathaway - (12th of 13)

We will be candid in our reporting to you, emphasizing the pluses and minuses important in appraising business value. Our guideline is to tell you the business facts that we would want to know if our positions were reversed. 67 more words

Karl A Hoffman

Heinz offers buyouts to all Pittsburgh workers


The new owners of H.J. Heinz Co. have offered buyouts to all workers in Pittsburgh, where the ketchup-and-food giant has been based for decades, but insist the offer doesn’t signal a plan to move the company’s headquarters.


Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Quickly Gains Ground

Less than six months since officially signing its first affiliate, the new Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices franchise network has experienced strong affiliate acceptance, quickly generating a presence in the U.S. 538 more words

Berkshire Hathaway - (13th of 13)

Despite our policy of candor, we will discuss our activities in marketable securities only to the extent legally required. Good investment ideas are rare, valuable and subject to competitive appropriation just as good product or business acquisition ideas are. 51 more words

Karl A Hoffman

Berkshire Hathaway - (Reference)



A Message from Warren E. Buffett, Chairman and CEO

January 1999


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Karl A Hoffman