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How Warren Buffett lost $1 billion – USA TODAY


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How Warren Buffett lost $1 billion
USA TODAY
With the first quarter of 2014 officially closed, one stock in the portfolio of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway (BRK-A, BRK-B) sunk the value by $1 billion. And which one it is will surprise you. The one tough start to 2014. Coca-Cola (KO) watched
How Warren Buffett lost $1 billion in one stockDetroit Free Press
Warren Buffett's son to fund rhino defense with a helicopterUpstart
Warren Buffett's not done yetSydney Morning Herald
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How Warren Buffett made Berkshire Hathaway a World-beater – Investopedia

How Warren Buffett made Berkshire Hathaway a World-beater
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Warren Buffett first bought into the declining concern in the early '60s and eventually ended up in control of it. In 1967 Buffett officially made Berkshire Hathaway a conglomerate, using textile proceeds to purchase National Indemnity, the first of
Warren Buffett and WashingtonWall Street Journal
Don't Bet Against Warren BuffettNASDAQ
Warren Buffett urges Berkshire shareholders to check out Airbnb for Omaha San Francisco Business Times (blog)
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Warren Buffett endorses Airbnb – CNNMoney


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Warren Buffett endorses Airbnb
CNNMoney
Warren Buffett, the billionaire investor who famously steers clear of many technology investments, has his eye on Airbnb. But not as an investment. Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway (BRKB) has reached out to the home rentals company to offer cheaper lodging …
Here's Why Warren Buffett Is Airbnb's Newest FanSlate Magazine (blog)
Why The NY Times Is Wrong About Warren Buffett: He Is NOT Over The HillForbes
The Oracle of Omaha, Lately Looking a Bit OrdinaryNew York Times
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Warren Buffett Rediscovered – GuruFocus.com


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Warren Buffett Rediscovered
GuruFocus.com
The second point I want to highlight is how smart Warren Buffett (Trades, Portfolio) works. To me, his genius lies in forming the good habit early on and reinforcing them down the road so that he works smarter and more efficient than anybody else

Would Warren Buffett Buy Del Monte Pacific? – Motley Fool Singapore

Would Warren Buffett Buy Del Monte Pacific?
Motley Fool Singapore
You have to hand it to Del Monte Pacific (SGX: D03). The company knows what it wants and it is not afraid to go out and get it. But would its strong sense for self-determination cut any ice with Warren Buffett? Del Monte Pacific is a much bigger

How Warren Buffett and Don Graham are saving $675 million in taxes – Washington Post


Washington Post
How Warren Buffett and Don Graham are saving $675 million in taxes
Washington Post
The deal involves Don Graham's Graham Holdings (formerly The Washington Post Co.) and Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway, which are doing what's known in the tax biz as a cash-rich split-off. It's a way that companies can dispose of holdings on which …

Warren Buffett Had Already Made $1 Billion 22 Hours Into March Madness – Forbes


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Warren Buffett Had Already Made $1 Billion 22 Hours Into March Madness
Forbes
Billionaire investor Warren Buffett wears Creighton stickers prior to an NCAA college basketball game in Omaha, Neb., Saturday, March 8, 2014. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik). Think Warren Buffett is worried about paying someone $1 billion for a perfect bracket?
Warren Buffett Reveals His Secrets for Investing in Real EstateDailyFinance
Why I'm betting against Warren BuffettMarketWatch
Warren Buffett: Ignore Market PredictionsMotley Fool
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Billionaire Warren Buffett’s son to fund anti-poaching efforts in Tanzania – Treehugger


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Billionaire Warren Buffett's son to fund anti-poaching efforts in Tanzania
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Howard G. Buffett, son of the famous american investor and philanthropist Warren Buffett (he's donating all his money to the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation), obviously cares a lot about wildlife and conservation. He has written 8 books on the topic

Guy with Perfect Bracket Declines to Enter Buffett’s $1 Billion Challenge. Oops. – Slate Magazine


Slate Magazine
Guy with Perfect Bracket Declines to Enter Buffett's $1 Billion Challenge. Oops.
Slate Magazine
Earlier Friday, my colleague John Swansburg offered Warren Buffett a not-so-amazing deal, suggesting that the Oracle of Omaha buy out his then-perfect, 16-for-16 bracket for a mere $10 million. Buffett was wise to wait: Duke lost to Mercer, and Mr.
Not surprisingly, Warren Buffett made a smart investment in bracket challengeUSA TODAY
No One Won Warren Buffett's $1 Billion Bracket ChallengeTIME
Warren Buffett's billion safer after Dayton upsets Ohio StateWashington Post (blog)
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Rams offering Buffett-esque $100K pick ‘em game to fans – FOXSports.com

Rams offering Buffett-esque $100K pick 'em game to fans
FOXSports.com
When Warren Buffett talks, investors listen. And when the Oracle of Omaha ponies up a billion bucks to anyone with a perfect NCAA Tournament bracket, the NFL takes notice. But not even the mighty National Football League can match Buffett's bravado