Black Friday Has Lost Its Punch for Retailers and the Economy

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Berkshire Scores Big With Japanese Investments. Currency Hedge Is Key.

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Qualcomm, Nvidia Are Top Picks Among Semiconductor Stocks, Analyst Says

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Warren Buffett’s chip-stock purchase is a classic example of why you want to be ‘greedy only when others are fearful’

This has been quite a year for Berkshire Hathaway and CEO Warren Buffett. The conglomerate just…

Berkshire Bought Taiwan Semi Stock. Here’s What Else It Bought and Sold.

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Berkshire Hathaway discloses stakes in TSMC, Jefferies, Louisiana-Pacific, sending those stocks higher

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. added positions in materials manufacturer Louisiana-Pacific Corp., investment bank Jefferies Financial Group and…

Bonds Look Attractive Now. Why Warren Buffett Doesn’t Like Them.

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Berkshire Hathaway Cuts Stake in U.S. Bancorp By More Than Half

A new filing indicates that Berkshire Hathaway cut its stake in U.S. Bancorp by 56% to…

Here’s the trouble under the hood at Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway

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Apple Issues iPhone Supply Warning. But the Real Issue Is Demand.

Big Tech just can’t catch a break. After a dismal earnings season, in which Apple was…

Berkshire Hathaway’s Earnings Are Saturday. Here’s What to Watch.

When Berkshire Hathaway reports its third-quarter earnings on Saturday, investors won’t be spending a lot of…

Berkshire Could Take a Big Storm Hit. Watch for Buyback News.

Berkshire Hathaway could suffer losses of $3 billion from Hurricane Ian and other weather events in…

Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway closes $11.6 billion purchase of Alleghany insurance group

OMAHA, Neb. — Warren Buffett’s company completed its largest acquisition in years Wednesday with its $11.6…

PVC Piping Prices Are Dropping as Housing Market Weakens

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Buffett’s Likely Successor Buys $68 Million of Berkshire Stock

Berkshire Hathaway Vice Chairman Greg Abel, the likely successor to CEO Warren Buffett, bought about $68…

Billionaire Berkshire Board Member David Gottesman Dies at 96

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Don’t buy Occidental stock just because Warren Buffett is buying, analyst says

Shares of Occidental Petroleum Corp. continued to outperform its peer group and the broader stock market…

Buffett’s Berkshire Might Have Bought More Occidental Stock After the Dip

A recent decline in Occidental Petroleum share price could have prompted Berkshire Hathaway to add to…

Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway Could Be Among Top Payers of New Minimum Tax

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Berkshire Made Big Bets on Citi, HP, and Paramount Stock. They Look Like Losers.

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Berkshire Looks Like a Loser with 3 Big Buys

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20 value stocks whose growth potential is overlooked by investors

After a years-long bull market in growth stocks, the beleaguered value strategy has outperformed this year,…

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway sells off more BYD Co. stock

Warren Buffett’s investment company Berkshire Hathaway Inc. has further pared its ownership in Chinese auto maker…

Berkshire Hathaway’s Utility Business Highlights the Warren Buffett Magic

Earnings at Berkshire Hathaway ’s big utility business have risen more than 30-fold since Warren Buffett…

Berkshire Hathaway Could Owe Billions on Stock Gains Under the New Tax Law

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Warren Buffett’s Likely Successor Owns Little Stock in Berkshire Hathaway

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Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Cleared to Buy as Much as Half of Occidental’s Shares

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway has the green light from regulators to purchase as much as 50%…

Berkshire Hathaway Can Acquire Up to 50% of Occidental Petroleum, Filing Says

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Buffett and Berkshire added big to their bets on Ally, Occidental, Paramount and Activision. But these other 6 stocks also got a vote of confidence.

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. added to nine stock holdings during the second quarter, reduced holdings…

Berkshire Hathaway Bought Apple, Chevron Stock, Sold GM, Verizon

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