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1 hr ago | Edmonton Journal
The federal government has signed off on the controversial $3.2-billion sale of Alberta's largest electricity transmission provider to a company owned by U.S. billionaire Warren Buffett.
2 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times
Dennis M. Jones was struck by an intriguing coincidence when he received his custom-built 164-foot super yacht: The $34 million he paid for it was equal to the $34 million he had donated to charity since 2000.
4 hrs ago | Benzinga
That is costing short term traders, who drove the stock up earlier this month, expecting better results.
7 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle
Nearly two years after Warren Buffett's company acquired the Prudential and Real Living real estate franchise to launch Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, Prudential Dinning-Beard said it will join the Berkshire HomeServices network and take on a new name that won't include Dinning or Beard.
12 hrs ago | The Motley Fool
The continual push In recent years many big name investors -- including Bruce Berkowitz , Carl Icahn , and Bill Ackman -- with billions at their disposal have weighed in on what they believe the government should do with Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.
16 hrs ago | USA Today
A famous quote from billionaire investor and stock guru Warren Buffett is "only buy something that you'd be perfectly happy to hold if the market shut down for 10 years."
17 hrs ago | Alberta Venture
At the 2014 Berkshire Hathaway annual shareholder meeting, Warren Buffett said, "I think that the oil sands are an important asset for mankind."
18 hrs ago | The Motley Fool
In a matter of a few years, AIG went from worldwide insurance-leader to the brink of bankruptcy.
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.
Validea's pick of the week provides a detailed report on a company that scores well in the stock-screening service's model portfolios.
Power plays by Rupert Murdoch and John Malone driven by threat from digital upstarts, not just egos.
Investment styles vary widely from passive do-nothing approaches to hyperactive day trading.
Warren Buffett generally shies away from investments he does not understand or does not consider part of his "core competencies"-such as retail.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 11:42 pm
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