Warren Buffett


How risky is the modern gold rush?

Feb 10, 2012
Gold is a "precious metal" with a storied history, but its value lies in the madness of the crowd. It's a speculation, not an investment.
Posted In: gold, Investing, speculation, emerging markets, Warren Buffett

Buffett ready to match GOP tax donations

Jan 18, 2012
The billionaire will match the contributions made by Rep. Scott Rigell to pay down the national debt. But he's still waiting for Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell to make a contribution.
Posted In: debt, national debt, Warren Buffett

Warren Buffett buys his hometown paper

Dec 1, 2011
Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway will buy the Omaha World-Herald Co. Why go local?
Posted In: Warren Buffett, newspapers

So, is Bank of America safe now?

Aug 25, 2011
The news today that Warren Buffett made a $5 billion investment in Bank of America lifted the company's stock, along with most of the financial s...
Posted In: Bank of America, The Breakdown: Markets, Warren Buffett

Buffett should keep his checkbook closed

Aug 16, 2011
Warren Buffett's declaration in a New York Times editorial that millionaries should pay more tax has attracted plenty of attention. And plenty of...
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Buffett advocates millionaire tax

Aug 15, 2011
Joining the ranks of those in favor of raising taxes on the rich today, one of the richest of them all. Warren Buffett. "My friends and I have b...
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Warren Buffett vs. S&P?

Aug 8, 2011
This final note today, in which S&P beats up on Warren Buffet. The billionaire went on CNBC this morning, said he wasn't worried at all about...
Posted In: downgrade, S&P, Warren Buffett

Warren Buffett's annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders is a must-read

Feb 28, 2011
Warren Buffett has a knack for beating the market. So his annual letter to shareholders, which he released this weekend, is required reading for...
Posted In: Berkshire Hathaway, investors, S&P 500 index, Warren Buffett

Goldman Sachs gets big boost from Buffett

Sep 24, 2008
If stocks go up this morning after two days of triple digit declines, it might be thanks in part to the Oracle of Omaha....
Posted In: bank, Berkshire Hathaway, Goldman Sachs, Warren Buffett