Value Talk: Stand Apart From the Crowd

Value Talk: Stand Apart From the Crowd
By Charles Mizrahi. At the turn of the 20th century, Bernard Baruch moved from Camden, South Carolina, to New York City and started his career on Wall Street. He gained a reputation on Wall Street as the “Lone Wolf” because he kept to himself, acted on his own information, and didn’t rely on the rumor mill. By the time he was 30 years old, he was worth over $ 1 million ($ 26 million in 2010 …
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Big Oil Gets Big Lift From Earnings, Deal-Making
After oil futures surged on Friday due to speculation political protests in Egypt could crimp global supply, prices are pulling back a bit today, but that’s having a nominal effect on oil equities as positive earnings and some deal news is helping lift the energy complex.
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Earnings News Helps Boost Chinese Internet Stocks
A pair of impressive earnings beats by two marquee Chinese Internet names is helping the segment.
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New license plates are something to talk about

New license plates are something to talk about
Omaha World-Herald OMAHA – On Monday morning, Nebraskans will begin picking up their new license plates, those green-and-yellow numbers featuring the state bird and the state flower.
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Track Bruce Berkowitz’s Trades, in Real Time
By gurufocus. Bruce Berkowitz is probably the best among the younger generations of investors. He has delivered stellar returns for a large group of shareholders over the past decade. He was named by our users as Investment Guru of the Year 2009, and was also Morningstar Fund Manager of the Decade. Read more » »
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Does Buffett Still Talk w/ Obama? Any Regrets Over ‘Buy American’ OP-ED? A Future for Newspapers?


(5/4/09) [Part 2/2] Becky Quick interviews Warren Buffett outside his Omaha home. (Part 1): www.youtube.com Questions for Buffett: –Is this the most attractive time, in a lifetime, to be an investor? (opening question) –The Housing Bubble (1:18) –Has Warren spoken w/ President Obama since he was inaugurated? (2:12) –Does Warren regret his NY Times Op-Ed last fall, “Buy American. I Am.”? (5:46) –What’s the Future of Newspapers? (8:36) Video: CNBC