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  1. 3 Sectors To Watch In The Second Half Of 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Seeking Alpha

    ... This ETF includes large banks, REITs, brokerages and even diversified holding companies such as Berkshire Hathaway Inc (NYSE: BRK.A ) (NYSE: BRK.B ). REITs are currently the third largest industry group within XLF at 14.20% and have dragged on ...

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  2. Precision Castparts: Compounder, Margin Of Safety, Long-Term UpsideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Seeking Alpha

    ... in Q1. These include 3G Capital, ValueAct (Jeff Ubben), Francois Rochon, Weitz, SQ (Lou Simpson), and Berkshire Hathaway (not in order of importance). I've always found it useful to reengineer some of their stock pitches, and a lucky few even become ...

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  3. Pall Corp. employees face corporate culture shock under new ownerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Newsday

    ... culture and arguably has helped propel its stock on a dizzying climb that has left even Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway in the dust since 1979. Like General Electric, Fidelity Investments, Motorola and much of the Standard & Poor's 500, Pall, a ...

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  4. Cosmetic Chemicals Market: ASEAN Industry Analysis and Opportunity Assessment 2014-2020Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | SBWire

    ... market include Dow Chemical Company, BASF SE, Bayer AG, Givaudan SA, Merck KGaA, Shell Chemical and Berkshire Hathaway Inc. With the new emerging markets such as ASEAN, BRIC, and MEA, the future seems optimistic for cosmetic chemicals companies. ...

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  5. Cuba orders 719 cars from China's BYD for tourist rentalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Automotive News

    ... that is a bright spot for Chinese automakers facing a weak export market. BYD, backed by Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc., declined to immediately give a value for the deal, which it said on Friday comprises several fuel-burning models ...

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  6. The Wall Street Journal: Warren Buffett rethinks strategy on reinsuranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | MarketWatch

    The obscure business of reinsurance has always been one of Warren Buffett's favorite money makers, but a changing landscape has led his Berkshire Hathaway Inc. to adjust its strategy. has long generated fat profits in the sector to help fuel its growth.

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  7. Ace Shares Are Attractive After The Chubb AcquisitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Seeking Alpha

    ... underwriting income, allowing the company to better compete against other global insurers such as AIG and Berkshire Hathaway. By merging, Ace will be able to expand revenue faster by cross selling Chubb products and by increasing premiums faster due ...

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  8. 5 Signs You Have the Wrong Retirement PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Credit.com

    ... periods. One caveat is you won't get a chance to get outsized returns, like what Warren Buffett did for Berkshire Hathaway shareholders. Berkshire's stock price increased by a whopping 1,800,000% between 1964 and 2014! I get it. You realize you ...

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  9. Buffett Re-Examines ReinsuranceRead the original story

    Thursday | WRKO-AM Brighton

    The obscure business of reinsurance has always been one of Warren Buffett's favorite money makers, but a changing landscape has led his Berkshire Hathaway to adjust its strategy.

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  10. Heinz completes Kraft purchase, Buffett joins boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Seeking Alpha

    Heinz completes its purchase of Kraft Foods , creating the third largest food and beverage company in North America and fifth largest worldwide, and will begin trading Monday under the ticker KHC. Berkshire Hathaway and Brazilian investment firm 3G Capital, which together bought Heinz in 2013, now own 51% of Kraft Heinz and control six of its 11 board seats, including one for Warren Buffett; Alex Behring, 3G's managing partner, is KHC's chairman.

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  11. Warren Buffett Will Celebrate July 4th With A New Stock: The Kraft Heinz CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Forbes.com

    ... and condiments. investors a $16.50 a share cash dividend and a 49% stake in the combined Kraft Heinz. Berkshire Hathaway and 3G Capital control the remaining shares, and the terms of the deal indicate they've already multiplied their multi-billion ...

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  12. Value Matters - Weitz Asset Management Q2 2015Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | GuruFocus.com

    ... subsidies to generate good economic returns. We do not own any "pure plays" in wind or solar power, but Berkshire Hathaway has made substantial investments in both through its utility subsidiary. We will continue to look for opportunities in this ...

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  13. It's now the Kraft Heinz Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Post-gazette.com

    ... ownership will be split between a joint venture that owns 51 percent and partners Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway with Brazilian private investment firm 3G Capital, and former Kraft shareholders who hold 49 percent of the company. Bernardo Hees, ...

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  14. Chicago's most expensive home hits the marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | My FOX Chicago

    ... estate comes complete with a separate two bedroom private guest house. Whew! According to the listing by Berkshire Hathaway, the although the home is surrounded by mansions, there is "nothing remotely like the beauty and privacy of this magnificent ...

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  15. DaVita HealthCare Partners: A Stock To Hold For The Next 30 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Seeking Alpha

    ... for the services of companies such as DaVita Healthcare Partners has been of increasing interest to Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE: BRK.B ) over the last couple of years. Ted Weschler, a strong candidate to lead Berkshire after Buffett's departure, has ...

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  16. PartnerRe Rebuked by Ex-CEO for Favoring Axis Merger PlanRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | The Washington Post

    ... reinsurer. It could help Bermuda-based Axis compete with larger rivals like Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc., Munich Re and Swiss Re AG. Thiele contacted PartnerRe in late January about taking a role in the planned Axis integration and ...

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  17. Ex-Goldman director fails to void insider trading convictionRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | Reuters

    Former Goldman Sachs Group Inc director Rajat Gupta failed to persuade a U.S. judge to overturn his insider trading conviction for passing tips about the bank's financial results and a crucial investment from Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. U.S. District Judge Jed Rakoff in Manhattan on Thursday rejected Gupta's argument that his tips to Galleon Group hedge fund founder Raj Rajaratnam were not illegal because his longtime friend gave him nothing valuable in return. Gupta, 66, who is also a former McKinsey & Co global managing director, is serving a two-year prison term, and eligible for release next March.

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  18. More Tough Times for The Tampa TribuneRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | Editor & Publisher

    In 2012, Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway, in a show of faith in the future of local news, bought a chain of newspapers from Media General.

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  19. Ex-PartnerRe Chief Thiele Says Vote Down Axis Deal, Favor ExorRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | The Washington Post

    ... reinsurer. It could help Bermuda-based Axis compete with larger rivals like Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc., Munich Re and Swiss Re AG. Thiele said adding primary insurance operations through Axis would put it in competition with clients. ...

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  20. Tractor-trailer hitches could be faultyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... root cause." Steve Mann , vice president of engineering for Fontaine, which is part of Warren Buffett 's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. , says in a statement that the company analyzes data to help ensure "safety and reliability." NHTSA said in documents ...

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