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Warren Pieces: Why Buffett Wants His Stocks To Fall

A periodic look through the archives of the greatest investor in history

In Berkshire Hathaway’s 2011 Letter to Shareholders, Warren Buffett offered his thoughts on why he sometimes hopes that his holdings will decline in value, using IBM as an example.  38 more words


Is this the best stock on the ASX?

What if I told you that you could have growth and defensive characteristics in one stock? It is possible, and every now and then you come across a rare business that can offer both. 815 more words


It's the perfect time for Warren Buffett to roll out the Berkshire Hathaway brand

Warren Buffett has started rolling out his widely successful investment company, Berkshire Hathaway, into a consumer brand. Starting earlier this year, the famed investor began rebranding the energy companies, real estate brokerages and certain insurance holdings with the Berkshire Hathaway name. 625 more words

Warren Buffet just lost over $2 billion in two days

On first glance, Warren Buffet has had a rough week.

It started on Monday, when IBM’s stock plunged after a torrid earnings report in which the company announced it was abandoning its 2015 Roadmap (an IBM plan to double earnings per share by 2015) and paying GlobalFoundries $1.5 billion to take on IBM’s chip-manufacturing division. 147 more words

Report: Warren Buffett Loses $2 Billion In Two Days

ATLANTA (CBS Atlanta/AP) — Warren Buffett reportedly lost $2 billion over the span of two days.

The “Oracle of Omaha” lost big this week thanks to plummeting shares of Coca-Cola and IBM, … 506 more words


If you liked IBM at $199 then….

An old-time stockbroker once told me that if you liked a stock after it had reached a new high, then you’ve got to love it after its price falls. 383 more words

Buffett, Berkshire Dumping Retailer's Shares

After saying that he made a “huge mistake” by investing in the firm, Warren Buffett is now decreasing Berkshire Hathaway’s stake in grocery giant Tesco. 103 more words