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  1. Wal-Mart's Big Box of TroubleRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Wall Street Journal

    From Amazon.com to Donald Trump to Warren Buffett, Wal-Mart Stores faces an uphill battle as it reports fourth-quarter earnings Warren Buffett nearly bailing out of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. only adds to the big-box chain's list of concerns. Mr. Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway dumped $900 million worth of Wal-Mart stock at the end of 2016, the fourth consecutive quarter it has pared its position, according to federal filings.

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  2. Kraft Heinz withdraws $143B takeover bid for UnileverRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | UPI

    ... reated two years ago in merger of Kraft Foods Group and Heinz. 3Q Capital, the Brazilian investment firm, and Warren Buffett bought Heinz in 2013.

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  3. Yen Gains Weigh on Japan Stocks; Unilever in Focus: Markets WrapRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Bloomberg

    ... the back of Friday's surge in both stocks. People familiar with the talks at the weekend said 3G Capital and Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. decided Unilever's negative response made a friendly transaction impossible. With U.S. bond and ...

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  4. Kraft withdraws US$143-billion offer to merge with UnileverRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... strategy of buying up food companies and slashing costs. In 2013, 3G teamed up with billionaire investor Warren Buffett to acquire Heinz and then purchased Kraft two years later. It is now the second-largest shareholder in Kraft, behind Buffett's ...

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  5. The Demise Of The Arkansas FedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Seeking Alpha

    ... attention. Word spread this week that he dumped shares of the "Arkansas Fed." That's right, just like us, Warren Buffett is scared of what lies ahead for once-mighty Wal-Mart (NYSE: WMT ). According to fresh SEC filings, his Berkshire Hathaway ...

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  6. Kraft Heinz pulls plug on massive Unilever bidRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KION 46

    ... would have been one of the biggest brand mash-ups ever. The food conglomerate, which is backed by investor Warren Buffett, withdrew its $140 billion-plus takeover bid for European consumer products giant Unilever. "Kraft Heinz has amicably agreed to ...

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  7. Called Off: Kraft Heinz is killing its plan to merge with...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | News Times

    ... just two days after confirming its interest in the company. Kraft, which is backed by the legendary investor Warren Buffett, confirmed that it had made an approach to take over Unilever after the Financial Times Alphavill blog had reported it ...

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  8. Kraft withdraws offer to merge with UnileverRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... strategy of buying up food companies and slashing costs. In 2013, 3G teamed up with billionaire investor Warren Buffett to acquire Heinz and then purchased Kraft two years later. It is now the second-largest shareholder in Kraft, behind Buffett's ...

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  9. Wall Street's Biggest Whale Is Loving AirlinesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Benzinga

    ... and astute investors are scrambling to claim a piece of the airline pie. The 13-D regulatory filing done by Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK.A) (NYSE: BRK.B) showed the company took a new position in Southwest Airlines Co (NYSE: ...

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  10. Warren Buffett's $10 billion airline investment reveals...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | News Times

    For the second time in six months, Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway will invest billions of dollars into the US airline industry. The move showed a stunning change of heart for Buffett, who as recently as 2013 referred to the US airline industry as a "deathtrap for investors."

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  11. Kraft Heinz Dumps Blockbuster Unilever Offer Before Things Get FunRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    ... from the Financial Times , would have reportedly come from noted package food industry players 3G Capital and Warren Buffett. Kraft Heinz shares rose 10.4% to $96.65 on Friday's session, while Unilever surged 14% to $48.53. "This is cheap money ...

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  12. Unilever rebuffs 112bn takeover approachRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... of 45 billion United States dollar ( 36.2 billion) takeover by HJ Heinz Co, owned by USA business magnate Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway and Brazilian investment firm 3G Capital . The Kraft Heinz Company has a 12-month low of $71.82 and a ...

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  13. Kraft still hungry for Unilever; In wake of rejected deal, companies stocks surgeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Nashua Telegraph

    ... And they were among the reasons cited by executives in the Kraft Heinz tie up, which was engineered by Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway and 3G Capital, the Brazilian investment firm with a history of taking over companies and aggressively cutting ...

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  14. Meet the bankers working on a potential nearly $250 billion megamergerRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    Berkshire Hathaway shareholders pose with likenesses of Berkshire CEO Warren Buffett, left, and vice chairman Charlie Munger at the shareholders' shopping day in Omaha, Nebraska. Kraft Heinz, the consumer giant backed by Brazilian billionaire Jorge Lemann and Warren Buffett, has made an approach to combine forces with European peer Unilever .

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  15. Sid Salter: Lessons from watching Warren Buffett, Wal-Mart, AmazonRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Newms360.com

    ... sales tax collection in the form of a business decision by one of America's most respected business icons - Warren Buffett. Over the last several months, Buffett dumped 90 percent of his stock in big box retailer Wal-Mart - a fixture in Mississippi ...

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  16. Kraft Heinz,Unilever scrap $143 billion dealRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... for Unilever's shareholders.'' If the merger had taken place, it would have been the latest undertaken by Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway and Brazilian investment firm 3G Capital, which orchestrated the combining of Kraft and Heinz in 2015, and ...

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  17. Kraft Heinz bids $143 billion for Unilever in global brand grabRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Yahoo!

    ... markets and more health-conscious consumers. Although Kraft, which is controlled by U.S. billionaire Warren Buffett and private equity firm 3G Capital, said it looked forward to talking terms, Unilever said it saw no reason to discuss a deal without ...

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  18. Warren Buffett's 5 Best-Performing Stocks of the Past YearRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    , the conglomerate led by Warren Buffett, has delivered strong returns for investors lately, with shares up 30% over the past year. As impressive as this is, some of Berkshire's stocks have doubled, or even tripled that return. Here's a look at ...

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  19. Unilever says Kraft Heinz is biting off more than it can chewRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... financing from the largest investor of Kraft, Berkshire Hathaway , which is owned by billionaire investor Warren Buffett. For proof, he pointed to a low-rate environment that gives firms easier access to borrowed capital, and mounting pressure on ...

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  20. Gail MarksJarvis: Why you don't need Warren Buffett to get your finances in orderRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    Yet, a recent study shows most Americans are deeply uncertain about handling their money, and they'd like Warren Buffett to help them figure it out. If you are among them, take a deep breath and reassure yourself.

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