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3 min ago | Alberta Venture

On the Money: American Sands Energy

At the 2014 Berkshire Hathaway annual shareholder meeting, Warren Buffett said, "I think that the oil sands are an important asset for mankind."

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Related Topix: Business Wire, Construction, Berkshire Hathaway , Startups, Berkshire Hathaway, Insurance, Empire Group, Investment Services

1 hr ago | The Motley Fool

Does This Man Deserve Credit for AIG's Turnaround

In a matter of a few years, AIG went from worldwide insurance-leader to the brink of bankruptcy.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement, Construction, Berkshire Hathaway, Investment Services

5 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

Exxon Mobil Quietly Breaks Out To A New High

Patience in my view is the key trait for the long term investor. Too often we are bombarded by a flurry of advice to buy and sell various securities.

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Related Topix: ExxonMobil Chemical, Exxon Mobil, Energy, Oil & Gas, Chemicals

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Townhall

Why Investing in Russia May Not be a Crazy Idea

I had made the mistake of revealing that I thought it was a good time to start looking at investing in the Russian stock market.

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Related Topix: Opinion

The Globe and Mail

High-end retailer gets high marks from investing gurus

Validea's pick of the week provides a detailed report on a company that scores well in the stock-screening service's model portfolios.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Household Products, Retail, WilliamsSonoma

Brand Republic

Old faces bid for control of new media economy

Power plays by Rupert Murdoch and John Malone driven by threat from digital upstarts, not just egos.

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Related Topix: Rupert Murdoch, News Corporation, Publishing, Media

US News & World Report

4 Reasons Why 'Smart Beta' is Dumb Active Management

Investment styles vary widely from passive do-nothing approaches to hyperactive day trading.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Day Trading, Financial Markets

Seeking Alpha

Warren Buffett's Retail Conundrum Proves Profitable In 2014

Warren Buffett generally shies away from investments he does not understand or does not consider part of his "core competencies"-such as retail.

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Related Topix: Construction, Berkshire Hathaway, Investment Services

Ag Professional

Dow Chemical adds more assets to "for sale" list

Dow Chemical Co said it would raise about $1 billion from the sale of corporate assets such as rail cars and that it was reviewing joint ventures, part of a plan to raise as much as $6 billion through asset sales.

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Related Topix: Rubber-Plastics, Manufacturing, Dow Chemical, Chemicals

Bloomberg

Buffett's Stock Gauge Seen Outdoing Shiller's: Chart

Warren Buffett 's favorite stock-market ratio is a more telling indicator of the outlook for share prices than one developed by Yale University's Robert Shiller, according to a newly revised study.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Buffett faces end of $255m a year dividend cheque

Chairman of Berkshire Hathaway Warren Buffett and his wife Astrid. Warren Buffett could soon have to bid adieu to another of his high-yielding investments from the financial crisis.

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Related Topix: Construction, Berkshire Hathaway, Investment Services, Rubber-Plastics, Manufacturing, Rohm and Haas, Chemicals, Goldman Sachs, Financial Services, Cohen Group, Consulting

The News-Star

The good works of limousine liberalism

I've been thinking about this in light of the derision the Clintons are facing for charging six-figure speaking fees while pontificating about income polarization and the plight of the poor.

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Related Topix: Goldman Sachs, Financial Services, Investment Services, Opinion

GuruFocus.com

How Investors Could Profit From the Pershing Square Versus Herbalife Duel

As the epic battle between Pershing Squares - a multibillion dollars hedge fund leading by world-renowned investor William Ackman - versus Herbalife continues, prudent investors could profit by building share at bargain prices.

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Related Topix: Construction, Real Estate, American Real Estate Partners lp

Seeking Alpha

Understanding Insurance Float

Warren Buffett has made such an impression on value investors and insurance investors, that they think that float is magic.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Construction, Berkshire Hathaway, Investment Services

The Motley Fool

How Warren Buffett Defied Popular Thinking on Risk

Warren Buffett was not the first great thinker to the utter the words in the quote shown above.

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Related Topix: Business Wire, Construction, Berkshire Hathaway , Startups, Berkshire Hathaway, Insurance, Empire Group, Investment Services

TheStreet.com

GM Shares Are Oversold and Earnings Will Prove It, Analysts Say

Shares have fallen 8% year to date for the automaker, which has suffered from recalls as well as revelations of a failed corporate culture adept at shirking responsibility for fatal product flaws.

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Related Topix: Ford F-150, Ford, Truck, Business News

TheStreet.com

GM Shares Are Oversold and Earnings Will Prove It, Analysts Say

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Related Topix: Mozilla, Ford F-150, Ford, Truck

The Motley Fool

Buffett's Favorite Business Trait

On Tuesday's Market Foolery , host Chris Hill, Motley Fool Rule Breakers analyst, Simon Erickson, and Fool.com analyst, Mark Reeth, lay out Buffett's favorite trait and find it in Chipotle ( Chris explains Warren Buffett's single most important decision in evaluating a business is pricing power.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

NEWS.com.au

From furniture maker to President

HE GREW up in a bamboo shack and has just become leader of one of the world's most populous nations.

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Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Indonesia, Bill Gates, Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono

Seeking Alpha

Can Dividends Be More Tax-Efficient Than Capital Gains?

Long-term capital gains trigger taxes only at the investor's discretion while dividends must face the taxman every year.

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Related Topix: Construction, Berkshire Hathaway, Investment Services

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