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  1. Buffett's Kraft Heinz bet valued at $24-billion in trading debutRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    ... began trading Monday. Kraft Heinz changed hands for $72.67 at 9:40 a.m. in New York trading. Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. owns about 325 million shares after investing approximately $9.5-billion over the transactions to acquire common stock. ...

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  2. KBW Upgrades Chubb, Price Target Skyrockets To $141Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | Benzinga

    ... company is unlikely. "[T]here are very few insurance companies big enough to even consider an offer, and Berkshire Hathaway (which could, of course) is already organically building its own specialty insurer, and it typically avoids auctions," ...

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  3. Not All ETFs Are Created EqualRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | US News & World Report

    ... that's not necessarily the best way to think about portfolio risk. In his most recent annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders, Warren Buffett addressed that topic, writing, "Volatility is far from synonymous with risk. Popular formulas that ...

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  4. GEICO names Tara Carthew assistant vice president in Katy, TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Insurance News Net

    ... a promotion in 2012 before transferring to GEICO's corporate headquarters in ) is a member of the Berkshire Hathaway family of companies and is the second-largest private passenger auto insurance company in . GEICO, which was founded in 1936, ...

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  5. PartnerRe's Ex-CEO: Shareholders Should Vote Against AXIS Merger PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Insurance Journal West

    ... 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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  6. Tractor-Trailer Hitches Being Investigated After Ohio CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Insurance Journal West

    ... 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 that ...

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  7. Automakers say they're open to outside dealership investors, despite scepticismRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Automotive News

    ... earlier this year approved the acquisition of Van Tuyl Group's 12 Toyota stores by Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Lentz noted that former owner Larry Van Tuyl remains in place, operating the same business model. Toyota also approved the ...

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  8. Unity Jets emphasizes the privacy of private aviationRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    ... Marquis Jet, now owned by NetJets, a fractional jet ownership company that is part of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway portfolio. During the busiest times of the year - Christmas, Thanksgiving, Spring Break - Diemar remembers booking his Marquis ...

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  9. Temasek Surfs Worldwide Equity Rally as Assets to Reach New HighRead the original story

    Yesterday | Bloomberg

    ... to its website . Among other companies with holdings in various industries, shares in Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. increased 16 percent in the year to March 31. China Investment Corp., the nation's $740 billion sovereign wealth fund, ...

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  10. The Philosophy Of Value Investing - Reject 'New Paradigm' ThinkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seeking Alpha

    ... Alpha," (a copy is here ) Frazzini et al. observe that from June 30, 1998 to February 29, 2000, Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE: BRK.A ) (NYSE: BRK.B ) lost 44% of its value while the overall stock market gained 32%. Thus, over this ~1.5 year period, ...

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  11. 3 Sectors To Watch In The Second Half Of 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | 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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  12. Precision Castparts: Compounder, Margin Of Safety, Long-Term UpsideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | 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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  13. Pall Corp. employees face corporate culture shock under new ownerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | 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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  14. Cosmetic Chemicals Market: ASEAN Industry Analysis and Opportunity Assessment 2014-2020Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | 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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  15. Cuba orders 719 cars from China's BYD for tourist rentalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | 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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  16. The Wall Street Journal: Warren Buffett rethinks strategy on reinsuranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | 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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  17. Ace Shares Are Attractive After The Chubb AcquisitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | 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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  18. 5 Signs You Have the Wrong Retirement PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | 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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  19. Buffett Re-Examines ReinsuranceRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | 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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  20. 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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