Warren Buffett Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Berkshire's Jain Tells Gen Re Staff to Fix - Problem' With CostsRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 25 | The Washington Post

    Ajit Jain, one of Warren Buffett's top managers at Berkshire Hathaway Inc., has a message for the staff that he oversees at Gen Re: It's time for their business to get much leaner and less bureaucratic. After taking charge of the reinsurer this year and installing a longtime deputy to lead the operation, Jain sent a memo to employees detailing five areas, including compensation and sales channels, where changes should be made.

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  2. Berkshire's Jain takes aim at costs at Gen ReRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | Seeking Alpha

    ... he continues. While Berkshire's reinsurance operation generates billions in profits, and plenty of float for Warren Buffett to invest, the Gen Re experience has been more rocky since being purchased in 1998 for $22B. Underwriting losses began soon ...

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  3. Warren Buffett Adds to Phillips 66Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | GuruFocus.com

    Buffett purchased 704,181 shares for an average price of $77.45 per share. The guru now owns 79,486,181 shares in Phillips, and the purchase had an impact of 0.04% on the portfolio.

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  4. 3 Best Agriculture Stocks to BuyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | Fox News

    ... -- a stamp of the company's innovative leadership. It's no surprise, then, that Deere plowed its way into Warren Buffett's portfolio. Investors in Deere have made a killing too, as the company tripled its dividend in the past decade and has ...

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  5. 10 Leaders Share the Habits That Help Them Be Freakishly ProductiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | Entrepreneur Magazine

    Just look at Warren Buffett, a man considered one of the best investors in the history of human civilization. But what might be more impressive than his track record is his schedule.

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  6. Great Stocks to Get Dividends Every MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | Kiplinger Online

    ... of $8.7 billion in 2017, up 5% from 2016. That ought to please one of the company's biggest cheerleaders, Warren Buffett, whose Berkshire Hathaway owns about 9% of Coke's outstanding shares. Skepticism about Apple runs so high that the stock's ...

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  7. Buffett Could Lose an $8-Per-Second Windfall on His Dow Chemical StockRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Wall Street Journal

    Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. continues to reap rich dividends from a canny loan extended to Dow Chemical Co. seven years ago.

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  8. What Ketchup Means to Kraft HeinzRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | Fox News

    ... popular British dish beans on toast. One of Heinz's biggest backers, of both the ketchup and the business, is Warren Buffett. In 2013, Buffett teamed up with the Brazilian investment firm 3G to take Heinz private for $28 billion, later merging it ...

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  9. 10 Great Pieces of Investment Advice from Warren BuffettRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | BusinessPundit

    Warren Buffett is one of the world's greatest investors. He's also an all-round good chap who has donated his fortune to the Bill and Melinda Gates foundation to do good things that corporations, charities and governments don't seem to be able to do .

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  10. General Motors: Bargain Auto Stock Is Too Good To Be TrueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | Seeking Alpha

    ... a business with a reputation for bad economics, it is the reputation of the business that remains intact." -Warren Buffett I think historical performance speaks for the auto industry's reputation. As for management, as far as I'm concerned they have ...

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  11. 4 Great Long Ideas From A Legendary Value FundRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | Seeking Alpha

    ... According to a WSJ article , it is remarkable that Sequoia is being run pretty much the same as it was when Warren Buffett's friend and stockbroker, the late Bill Ruane, launched the fund in 1970. The fund has a long legacy of owning a focused ...

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  12. Press Digest - Wall Street Journal - Aug 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Reuters

    ... in Berkshire Hathaway portfolio, but the rally in Dow Chemical has put the chemical firm's dividends to Warren Buffett's company at risk. on.wsj.com/2bOgciU - A 6.2-magnitude earthquake struck central Italy early Wednesday, flattening towns and ...

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  13. Wesfarmers' bold $4b plan for UK BunningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Yahoo!

    ... risks, you only have to look at the A 2 billion loss made by Tesco - once described by billionaire investor Warren Buffett as "God Almighty in England" - when it rolled out its brand in the US. Tesco spent three years profiling the American grocery ...

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  14. The Wall Street Journal: Dow's rising stock imperils Warren Buffett's $8-per-second cash cowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | MarketWatch

    Warren Buffett declined to comment on whether he or his company have been shorting Dow's shares as a way to exert downward pressure on the stock and avoid triggering the conversion. Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. continues to reap rich dividends from a canny loan extended to Dow Chemical Co.

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  15. Mortgage exec Jim Newmeyer, who sold to Warren Buffett, dies at 68Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | The Miami Herald

    Jim Newmeyer, a former teacher and coach at South Miami High School and founder of Newmeyer Mortgage Services in Coral Gables, built mortgage company Embassy Financial Services, which was later sold to billionaire investor Warren Buffett. James Newmeyer went from teacher and football coach at South Miami High School to a successful career as a certified mortgage banker and executive.

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  16. CommentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Wall Street Journal

    The Dow Jones Industrial Average's recent rise has lifted many stocks in Berkshire Hathaway Inc.'s portfolio. But Berkshire chief executive Warren Buffett is probably less thrilled with the rally in another Dow.

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  17. Buffett could lose big dividend payout on his Dow Chemical stockRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Seeking Alpha

    ... shareholder who shook up the board, and a potential merger with DuPont - has fueled speculation that BRK or Warren Buffett are shorting Dow to pressure the stock and avoid triggering the conversion. Although short interest in Dow is down for the ...

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  18. A -977 Warren Buffett Interview From the WSJ ArchivesRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 24 | GuruFocus.com

    Someone I'm connected with on Linkedin sent me this old article from 1977 in the Wall Street Journal on Warren Buffett . I thought I'd share it here, along with a few highlights.

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  19. Turnaround Titan' Faces New Challenge: Beating the Oil RoutRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 24 | The Washington Post

    ... Wilder stepped down at TXU after orchestrating the KKR buyout in a deal so convincing it drew the support of Warren Buffett, the billionaire chairman of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Buffett bought about $2 billion in debt carried by the company renamed ...

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  20. The case for fundamental analysis over the efficient markets theoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | The Globe and Mail

    Warren Buffett, chairman and chief executive officer of Berkshire Hathaway Inc., listens while playing cards on the sidelines the Berkshire Hathaway annual shareholders meeting in Omaha on May 1. Warren Buffett, chairman and chief executive officer of Berkshire Hathaway Inc., listens while playing cards on the sidelines the Berkshire Hathaway annual shareholders meeting in Omaha on May 1. Eugene Fama and Richard Thaler, two legendary finance professors at the University of Chicago, recently had a debate about whether markets are efficient. Prof.

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