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  1. Berkshire's Abel Targeted by Pilots Union Over Board SecrecyRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Greg Abel's growing prominence at Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. has landed the energy executive in a long-running labor dispute. A union representing pilots at Berkshire's NetJets unit said that it took out an advertisement Monday in Abel's hometown newspaper, Iowa's Des Moines Register, identifying the executive as a board member of the business.


  2. Nevada regulators agree on One Nevada Transmission LineRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Utility Products

    ... assets in the Sunrise Corridor, according to the PUCN order (Docket No. 15-06019). NV Energy , a unit of Berkshire Hathaway, came about following the merger of Nevada Power, Sierra Pacific Power and Sierra Pacific Resources. The stipulation calls ...


  3. Will the Entrance of a New Activist Change Hedge Funds' Mind about GE?Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | Insider Monkey

    ... lippe Laffont's Coatue Management established a new holding of 3.1 million shares, while Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway kept its position unchanged at 10.59 million shares.


  4. Crispin Odey Remains Bearish On Equities, Which Says A Lot About These 5 Stocks He LikesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Insider Monkey

    ... Gary D. Cohn, replacing him soon have started making the rounds. Investing legend Warren Buffett 's Berkshire Hathaway continued to remain the largest shareholder of Goldman Sachs Group Inc (NYSE:GS) at the end of the second quarter among the hedge ...


  5. Shortfalls and missing points on conventional wisdom about intrinsic valueRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago |

    ... your securities change. The intrinsic value of Coca-Cola ( NYSE:KO ) should be absolutely different for Berkshire Hathaway ( NYSE:BRK.B ) than it is for you and me unless our opportunity cost and holding period is the same as Warren Buffett. I'd ...


  6. Capitol Report: Here are winners and losers from the Trans-Pacific Partnership dealRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    ... within the Western hemisphere." The council's members include Fruit of the Loom Inc., a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. , also lauded the deal. The group noted the deal contains rules preventing market-access restrictions on commercial ...


  7. But it isn't easy to invest when pessimism is high.Read the original story

    May 10, 2015 |

    Charlie Munger, Vice Chairman of Berkshire Hathaway , succinctly sums up investing in a few short words: "investing is not easy. Anyone who thinks it's easy is stupid."


  8. Dealmakers Ignore Choppy Markets After Busy Summer for M&ARead the original story

    11 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... of Allergan Plc for about $40.5 billion in cash and stock in July, while billionaire Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. bought aerospace equipment maker Precision Castparts Corp. in August in a deal valued at $32.7 billion. While dealmakers ...


  9. Slim Jim maker ConAgra to cut 1,500 jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WHBF-TV Rock Island

    ... corporations such as insurer Mutual of Omaha, railroad Union Pacific and, of course, Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway. In fact, Berkshire Hathaway has occasionally been mentioned as a company that might want to one day purchase ConAgra, given its ...


  10. Warren Buffett's Stock Picks Suffered The Same Fate As Everyone Else's In Q3Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Insider Monkey

    Not even the stock picks of legendary investor Warren Buffett of Berkshire Hathaway could deliver positive returns in the third quarter, one which saw the S&P 500 decline by about 6.9%, though they did beat the market based on our calculations. Buffett's 45 positions in stocks with at least a $1 billion market cap delivered a weighted average returns loss of 5.9% in the third quarter, based on the size of his holdings as of June 30. That dragged Buffett's stock pick returns down to a loss of 7.8% year-to-date using the same method of calculations.


  11. Berkshire Unit Richline Joins in Anti-Wildlife Trafficking PushRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 1 |

    Richline Group, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway, joined forces with other jewelers to campaign against the illegal acquisition of wildlife and related products by the precious stones industry. Richline, a Tamarac, Florida-based jewelry maker and marketer, teamed up with firms such as Ethical Metalsmiths, Wildlife Friendly Enterprise Networks and Jewelers of America, to cut demand and supply of such products.


  12. Review Of Other People's Money By John KayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 3 | Seeking Alpha

    ... 1929 (1955) as embezzlement in many markets booked as profits: "the bezzle". Warren Buffet's partner in Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE: BRK.A ) Charles Munger in 2000, at a meeting of philanthropists, extended the concept of self-deluded wealth-creation ...


  13. Berkshire Hathaway targets luxury real estate marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 2 | St. Augustine Record

    ... sold in Duval County this year. The estate, which sold for $4.2 million in June, was listed and sold by Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty Realtor Anita Vining. "The key to our continuing success is the dedication and ...


  14. SC Johnson heir is only local on Forbes' richest Americans listRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 2 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... Americans for the 22nd year in a row, with a net worth of $76 billion. Warren Buffett, chief executive of Berkshire Hathaway, ranked second, with a net worth of $62 billion. Three other Virginians made the list, topped by Jacqueline Mars of The ...


  15. Now Available: Berkshire Hathaway Energy Company - Alternative Energy - Deals and Alliances ProfileRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 2 |

    Berkshire Hathaway Energy Company , formerly MidAmerican Energy Holdings Company, is a holding company in the energy sector. The company operates through a network of energy subsidiaries focuses on the generation, transmission, storage, distribution, and supply of electricity and natural gas.


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    Friday Oct 2 | MediaPost

    ... merger of the two food marketing giants - Kraft Foods and Heinz - was completed in July. Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway facilitated the combination and owns about a quarter of the merged entity's publicly traded stock worth about $24 billion, ...


  17. Google will become Alphabet todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 2 | Click Orlando

    ... is, and it's as bare-bones as they come. 4) Alphabet will be organized like Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway. Each business, including Google, will have its own CEO. They will all report to Alphabet CEO (former Google chief) Larry Page, ...


  18. Kraft Heinz Calls a Review of All Creative AssignmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 2 | Adweek

    ... unnamed agency executives were upset because Brazil's 3G Capital Partners (which helped Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway organize the deal) was "not good for brand building. ... They cut costs, they consolidate." At present, the company has no ...


  19. Berkshire Hathaway Said to Borrow $275 Million for Texas WindRead the original story

    Friday Oct 2 | The Washington Post

    Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. borrowed $275 million for a 300-megawatt wind farm in Texas that's supplying power to Austin Energy, according to two people familiar with the deal. Mizuho Financial Group Inc. led the 10-year financing for the Jumbo Road wind farm, said the two people, who asked not to be identified because they're not authorized to discuss the deal publicly.


  20. Hedge Funds Like The Moves This International Consumer Staples Giant Is MakingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 2 | Insider Monkey

    ... plans to cut costs by as much as $3.5 billion by 2018, it hasn't sold itself yet. Warren Buffett of Berkshire Hathaway, a leading shareholder of Kraft Heinz, dismissed a wholesale takeover of Mondelez by Kraft: "At Kraft Heinz, we have our work cut ...