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3 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.
6 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 .
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"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 06:46 am
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