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  1. Why You'll Never See Another Soros Or Buffett Ever AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Yet, in a decade that has been lousy for all investors, even the "Granddaddy of Hedge Fund Managers" has had it tough. Soros quietly left the hedge fund scene in 2011, turning his fund into a family office.

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  2. Mixed profits expected for Australian insurersRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    "[QBE] continues to observe that its expense ratio is materially higher than its global peers and we expect this to be a key source of improvement in its margin moving forward," according to Citi. IAG is expected to outline plans for future special dividends, Suncorp Group's earnings could be hit with worse than expected claims, and QBE Insurance Group might be at risk of disappointing investors this reporting season.

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  3. Tracking Lou Simpson's SQ Advisors Portfolio - Q4 2015 UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    SQ Advisors has just eleven positions. The top three holdings are Ametek Inc., Brookfield Asset Management, and Charles Schwab, and they together account for ~42% of the entire portfolio.

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  4. Annual Update 2008Read the original story

    Jan 1, 2009 | My Personal Finance Journey

    It's time to face the moment of truth. After a lapse of six months , let's pick up again the monthly ritual of reporting my net worth.

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  5. Monthly Update - August 2014Read the original story

    Sep 7, 2014 | My Personal Finance Journey

    Our net worth typically receives a big increase every August due to the annual vesting of stock awards from my employment. Last August, our net worth rallied $40K.

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  6. Berkshire Hathaway Completed 50-for-1 SplitRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2010 | My Personal Finance Journey

    I waked up this morning, and was surprised to find my net worth dropped by over 40 grand overnight . Yes, the broad market was down, but not to this magnitude! Are we back to the Lehman Brothers days? Then I realized what happened.

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  7. Could IBM Become A Berkshire Hathaway Subsidiary?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Seeking Alpha

    An interesting corollary to this concept is the notion that a large stakeholder like Berkshire Hathaway could own the majority of shares in the next couple of decades. In the 2011 Berkshire Hathaway annual letter Warren Buffett laid out the case for why you should wish for IBM's stock to languish over the years.

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  8. Starcraft Bus named a top account for Ford in 2015Read the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | School Bus Fleet

    Starcraft Bus was the top volume pool account in the bus category for Ford in 2015 and for the 10th year in a row, the company recently announced. Starcraft Bus has purchased and sold more Ford E-Series chassis than any other bus manufacturer in North America since 2006.

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  9. These 2 Stocks Prove That Buy-and-Hold Strategy Will Make Us WealthyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | GuruFocus.com

    A buy-and-hold strategy is an easy path to wealth as long as we have enough patience and are not afraid of a big plunge along the way Warren Buffett always says: "Our favorite holding period is forever." Many investors who are not patient enough often ask themselves why Buffett does not sell at the top and buy at the bottom.

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  10. Buffett Buys Even More Phillips 66 (PSX), Steve Cohen Buys Some...Read the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | Insider Monkey

    The hedge fund industry as a whole lost less than 1% last year, and 2016 is believed to offer the best investment environment for hedge funds, although they haven't proven it so far. Increased volatility and lower valuations tend to signal more investment opportunities on both the buy and sell sides for highly-talented hedged stock pickers.

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  11. Berkshire Purchases More Shares Of Phillips 66Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | KFOR-AM Lincoln

    Berkshire Hathaway has purchased nearly 1.7 million more shares of Phillips 66 to give it ownership of almost 14 percent of the oil refiner. The conglomerate Warren Buffett leads reported making the latest purchases this week.

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  12. Watch the latest BizWireTV from Business WireRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | Freshnews

    Business Wire announces the newest episode of BizWireTV today , a weekly series covering trending news stories published over the newswire's distribution network. The show spotlights stories on disruptive startups and technologies, entrepreneurs and funding announcements, hot business trends and companies to watch.

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  13. Fund of the week: Outperforming the Sage of OmahaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | MoneyWeek

    A little-known fund that styles itself after veteran US investor Warren Buffett has beaten the latter by almost 40% over the past year. The ConBrio Sanford DeLand UK Buffettology fund gained 27.2% in 2015, relative to Berkshire Hathaway's 12.7% loss, writes James Phillipps on CityWire.

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  14. Hot Topics Recap: Black History Month 2016Read the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | Business Wire

    Business Wire, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is the global leader in press release distribution and regulatory disclosure . Investor relations, public relations, public policy and marketing professionals rely on Business Wire to accurately distribute market-moving news and multimedia , host online newsrooms and IR websites , build content marketing platforms , generate social engagements and provide audience analysis that improves interaction with specified target markets.

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  15. View Press ReleaseRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | Business Wire

    The show spotlights stories on disruptive startups and technologies, entrepreneurs and funding announcements, hot business trends and companies to watch. A core component of the video programming is news-related data analysis powered by Business Wire's NewsTrak reports and NUVI social media tracking.

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  16. Buffett's firm now owns nearly 14 percent of Phillips 66Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Wichita Eagle

    Berkshire Hathaway has purchased nearly 1.7 million more shares of Phillips 66 to give it ownership of almost 14 percent of the oil refiner. The conglomerate led by Warren Buffett reported the latest stock purchases this week.

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  17. Meredith May Split Broadcast, PublishingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | MediaPost

    Meredith Corp. has been one of the biggest exceptions to the trend of media companies divesting publishing properties to focus on their more profitable broadcast TV businesses -- but that may not last. The women's interest publisher is considering splitting its broadcasting and publishing units, according to CEO Stephen Lacy, who shared the news in an interview with Bloomberg Television this week.

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  18. Native Ad Disclosure All About TrustRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | MediaPost

    If you were the steward of a brand, what personality would you like your brand to evoke in the consumer's mind? A brand is a set of associations in a consumer's mind. It is also a recognizable signal of value that differentiates one product from another.

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  19. Midwestern Higher Education Compact Selects Consolidated Health Plans ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | PRWeb

    Expanded student health insurance options are available to institutions nationally through the Midwestern Higher Education Compact's student health collaborative-MHECare. "We want to make sure that every student on MHEC campuses can have access to health insurance," said Larry Isaak, MHEC President The Midwestern Higher Education Compact announced today its agreement with Consolidated Health Plans, who through MHEC's student health collaborative MHECare, will provide expanded student health insurance options for institutions nationally.

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  20. Utility regulators faultedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | NewsReview.com

    Renowned author and war correspondent Jacques Leslie has denounced the Nevada Public Utilities Commission for failing to move past traditional utility practices. It's the role of regulators, he wrote, to build the "grid of the future [in which] energy costs will decrease and utilities will become, instead of climate change enablers, part of the solution to the problem."

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