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1 hr ago | NewsBusters.org
In his rush to flame-broil Burger King as an unpatriotic fast-food joint looking to skip out on paying its taxes to Uncle Sam, MSNBC Hardball host Chris Matthews sought to enlist the famously pro-free market, pro-capitalism Wall Street Journal.
2 hrs ago | Fox News
If you're waiting for President Obama to pull a Walgreen on Burger King , you're probably one pickle short of a whopper.
5 hrs ago | Automotive News
China is considering providing as much as 100 billion yuan in government funding to build electric-vehicle charging facilities and spur demand for clean cars, according to two people familiar with the matter.
9 hrs ago | Canadian Business Magazine
When Burger King announced it would buy Tim Hortons earlier this week there was plenty of speculation about the motives behind the plan and whether it could really work .
13 hrs ago | CTV
News of the $12.5-billion Burger King takeover of Tim Hortons has cast a spotlight on 3G Capital, the investment firm known for tightening and cost cutting that will own approximately 51 per cent of the new company.
16 hrs ago | TheStreet.com
That's why it surprised me to learn that perhaps the smartest investor of all time, Warren Buffett of Berkshire Hathaway Buffett is the quintessential buy-and-hold investor who once quipped, "Someone is sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago."
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As Berkshire Hathaway stock trades past $200,000 a share, it reported its second quarter portfolio.
On August 20, 2014, Berkshire Hathaway Inc. settled with the Department of Justice, Antitrust Division and the Federal Trade Commission for its failure to comply with the premerger notification requirements and waiting requirements in the Hart- Scott-Rodino Act of 1976 .
The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of Paul R. La Monica.
"The purchase gives Burger King access to a coffee brand with a cult following, which may help boost breakfast sales.
Warren Buffett has once again found a deal that is too juicy to pass up in Burger King Worldwide's .
Warren Buffett, chairman and chief executive officer of Berkshire Hathaway Inc., arrives at the Sun Valley Lodge ahead of the Allen & Co.
* Chevron Corp has been searching for up to $1.5 billion of equity investment to help develop its Duvernay shale formation assets in Canada and contacted potential investors including private-equity firms, according to people familiar with the matter.
We should never blindly copy any investor's moves, no matter how famous or successful the investor.
Burger King's scheme to lower its tax bill by merging with Tim Horton's and moving to Canada sounds like something cooked up by veteran corporate bosses intent on squeezing every last bit of profit out of a relatively unsexy fast food chain.
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Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 06:50 pm
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