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Gulf News
Berkshire, Elliott are said to face rival $9.3b Oncor BidElectric Delivery Co., making a $9.3 billion (Dh34.15 billion) offer for the Te
Gulf News / Posted 9 hours ago
Electric Delivery Co., making a $9.3 billion (Dh34.15 billion) offer for the Texas utility to compete with rival bids by Berkshire Hathaway Inc. and Elliott Management Corp., a person familiar with the matter said.While the offer from an... Read more
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Business Wire
Five Texas Stakeholder Groups Reach Agreement in Berkshire Hathaway Energy's Acquisition of OncorDES MOINES, Iowa--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Berkshire Hathaway Energy, a subsidiary of W
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
DES MOINES, Iowa--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Berkshire Hathaway Energy, a subsidiary of Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc., today announced that the Staff of the Public Utility Commission of Texas, Office of Public Utility Counsel, Steering Committee of... Read more
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Reuters
Elliott Management lawyer says utility may top Buffett's Oncor bidutility could pay $9.3 billion to buy Texas power transmission company Oncor, t
Reuters / Posted yesterday
utility could pay $9.3 billion to buy Texas power transmission company Oncor, topping a $9 billion bid by Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Elliott, a hedge fund and largest creditor of Oncor's bankrupt parent Energy Future Holdings Corp,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Elliott Management lawyer says utility may top Buffett's Oncor bidcould pay US$9.3 billion to buy Texas power transmission company Oncor, topping
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
could pay US$9.3 billion to buy Texas power transmission company Oncor, topping a US$9 billion bid by Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Elliott, a hedge fund and largest creditor of Oncor's bankrupt parent Energy Future Holdings Corp,... Read more
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Swissinfo
Luxury Flights to the Eclipse: $10,000 a Seat, Plus a Lawn Chair$8,000 for a heavy jet such as a Gulfstream 450, Walker said. NetJets, the pri
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
$8,000 for a heavy jet such as a Gulfstream 450, Walker said. NetJets, the private-jet company owned by Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc., has about 500 bookings to and from the eclipse zones. That puts demand on par with the busiest... Read more
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Newsmax
Elliott's Oncor Debt Move Tops Busy 24 Hours for Paul SingerElliott Management Corp., has bought debt in the parent company of Oncor Electr
Newsmax / Posted yesterday
Elliott Management Corp., has bought debt in the parent company of Oncor Electric Delivery Co. in its latest bid to block Berkshire Hathaway Inc.’s $9 billion offer for Texas’s largest power distributor, people familiar with the matter said... Read more
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Income Investors
IBM Stock: Yield, Splits, Prediction, & Dividend Details for 2017some of his stake in the company. Buffett liked IBM. In fact, Big Blue used to
Income Investors / Posted yesterday
some of his stake in the company. Buffett liked IBM. In fact, Big Blue used to be one of the biggest holdings of Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.B). But in May, the “Oracle of Omaha” told CNBC that he has sold approximately a third of... Read more
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Market Watch
Breakdown between Dow, S&P 500 and GE sends an ominous stock-market signaland the broader market’s, biggest underperformers. Perhaps adding to its troubl
Market Watch / Posted 2 days ago
and the broader market’s, biggest underperformers. Perhaps adding to its troubles, or a sign of them, Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. BRK.A, +0.40%BRK.B, +0.60% recently dumped its shares in the company, which some may read as a sign... Read more
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Gulf News
Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway will not increase its Oncor offerElliott’s offer values Oncor at $18.5b, above Berkshire’s $18.1b valuation Ben
Gulf News / Posted 2 days ago
Elliott’s offer values Oncor at $18.5b, above Berkshire’s $18.1b valuation Bengaluru: The energy unit of Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc said on Wednesday it will “stand firm” on its $9 billion (Dh33 billion) offer to acquire 80 per cent... Read more
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The Star
Top foreign and local stories at 4pmbillion. — Reuters Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway will not increase its Oncor of
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
billion. — Reuters Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway will not increase its Oncor offer: The energy unit of Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc said on Wednesday it will ”stand firm” on its US$9 billion offer to acquire 80% of Oncor Electric... Read more
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Reuters
Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway will not increase its Oncor offer(Reuters) - The energy unit of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc said on
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
(Reuters) - The energy unit of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc said on Wednesday it will "stand firm" on its $9 billion offer to acquire 80 percent of Oncor Electric Delivery Company LLC and will not increase its offer. Elliott Management... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway will not increase its Oncor offerREUTERS: The energy unit of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc said on Wed
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
REUTERS: The energy unit of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc said on Wednesday it will "stand firm" on its US$9 billion offer to acquire 80 percent of Oncor Electric Delivery Company LLC and will not increase its offer. Elliott Management... Read more
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Business Wire
Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Energy Stands Firm on Its $9 Billion Offer to Acquire OncorWIRE)--Today, Greg Abel, Berkshire Hathaway Energy chairman and CEO, and Warren
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
WIRE)--Today, Greg Abel, Berkshire Hathaway Energy chairman and CEO, and Warren Buffett, chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway Inc., stated the company will stand firm on its $9 billion offer to acquire 80% of Oncor Electric Delivery... Read more
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Business Standard India
L&T to sell subsidiary L&T Cutting Tools for Rs 174 crin in L&T Cutting Tools, a wholly owned subsidiary, with IMC International Meta
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
in in L&T Cutting Tools, a wholly owned subsidiary, with IMC International Metalworking Companies BV, a company owned by Berkshire Hathaway Inc,” the company said in its statement to BSE. L&T which has diversified into various segments and... Read more
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Business Standard India
Warren Buffett cashes out on GE, cashing in on crisis loanWarren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. is getting out of one of America’s old
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. is getting out of one of America’s oldest companies: General Electric Co. The billionaire investor’s firm sold 10.6 million GE shares in the second quarter, a stake that would have been worth an estimated... Read more
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The Star
Wall Street ends flat; economic data offsets retailer resultsto an intraday low of $25.10, their lowest point since October 2015. A late Mon
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
to an intraday low of $25.10, their lowest point since October 2015. A late Monday quarterly report from Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc showed it shed its investment in the industrial conglomerate. Declining issues outnumbered... Read more
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FOX Business
Wall Street ends flat; economic data offsets retailer resultsto an intraday low of $25.10, their lowest point since October 2015. A late Mon
FOX Business / Posted 4 days ago
to an intraday low of $25.10, their lowest point since October 2015. A late Monday quarterly report from Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc showed it shed its investment in the industrial conglomerate. Declining issues outnumbered... Read more
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FOX Business
Wall Street ends flat; economic data offsets retailer resultsto an intraday low of $25.10, their lowest point since October 2015. A late Mon
FOX Business / Posted 4 days ago
to an intraday low of $25.10, their lowest point since October 2015. A late Monday quarterly report from Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc showed it shed its investment in the industrial conglomerate. Declining issues outnumbered... Read more
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Newsmax
Synchrony Jumps as Berkshire Adds Stake in Bet on RetailSynchrony Financial posted the biggest increase in the 67-company S&P 500 Finan
Newsmax / Posted 4 days ago
Synchrony Financial posted the biggest increase in the 67-company S&P 500 Financials Index after Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. took a stake in the credit-card company in a bet on the prospects of its retail clients. Berkshire built a $520... Read more
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Business Standard India
Buffett's Berkshire adds stake in Synchrony, sheds in General ElectricWarren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Monday said it added a stake in Sync
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Monday said it added a stake in Synchrony Financial, boosting its bet on the credit card industry, and shed its investment in the company's former parent, General Electric Co. The changes were among those... Read more
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Newsmax
Berkshire Reports Synchrony Stake While Exiting Former Parent GElong preached the importance of investing in businesses that are hard for compe
Newsmax / Posted 4 days ago
long preached the importance of investing in businesses that are hard for competitors to copy. That may be part of why his Berkshire Hathaway Inc. built a $520 million stake in Synchrony Financial during the second quarter. The credit-card... Read more
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The Star
Billionaire Warren Buffett's Berkshire adds Synchrony, sheds GEwhile Buffett focuses on bigger bets such as American Express, Apple Inc and We
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
while Buffett focuses on bigger bets such as American Express, Apple Inc and Wells Fargo & Co. NEW YORK: Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Monday said it added a stake in Synchrony Financial, boosting its bet on the credit card industry,... Read more
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Newsmax
Buffett's Berkshire Sheds GE, Adds SynchronyWarren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. on Monday said it has taken a 17.5 mil
Newsmax / Posted 5 days ago
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. on Monday said it has taken a 17.5 million share stake in Synchrony Financial and shed its investment in the financial services company's former parent, General Electric Co. In a regulatory filing detailing... Read more
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Reuters
Buffett's Berkshire sheds GE, adds SynchronyNEW YORK (Reuters) - Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Monday said it
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Monday said it has taken a 17.5 million share stake in Synchrony Financial and shed its investment in the financial services company's former parent, General Electric Co. In a... Read more
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FOX Business
Buffett's Berkshire dumps GE, adds SynchronyWarren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Monday said it has taken a 17.5 mill
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Monday said it has taken a 17.5 million share stake in Synchrony Financial and shed its investment in the financial services company's former parent, General Electric Co. In a regulatory filing detailing... Read more
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FOX Business
Buffett's Berkshire dumps GE, adds SynchronyWarren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Monday said it has taken a 17.5 mill
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Monday said it has taken a 17.5 million share stake in Synchrony Financial and shed its investment in the financial services company's former parent, General Electric Co. Continue Reading Below In a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Buffett's Berkshire sheds GE, adds SynchronyNEW YORK: Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Monday said it has taken a
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
NEW YORK: Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Monday said it has taken a 17.5 million share stake in Synchrony Financial and shed its investment in the financial services company's former parent, General Electric Co. In a regulatory filing... Read more
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Income Investors
Warren Buffett’s Portfolio: 5 Largest Stocks That Keep Buffett’s Net Worth in the Billionsbeen achieved by investing in public stocks on the markets. Buffett makes all
Income Investors / Posted 5 days ago
been achieved by investing in public stocks on the markets. Buffett makes all his investments through his holding company, Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A). His investment philosophy is to own a good quality company with revenue that is steady... Read more
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Business Wire
Berkshire Hathaway Energy’s Simple, Straightforward Bid for Oncor Earns Increasing Stakeholder SupportDES MOINES, Iowa--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Berkshire Hathaway Energy, a subsidiary of W
Business Wire / Posted 8 days ago
DES MOINES, Iowa--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Berkshire Hathaway Energy, a subsidiary of Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc., today announced that the Texas Cotton Ginners’ Association and CMC Steel have agreed to support its proposed acquisition of Oncor... Read more
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Swissinfo
Fintech Startups Get Backing From Big Reinsurers Seeking Growthfor ways to increase earnings as his firm heads for a fourth straight drop in a
Swissinfo / Posted 8 days ago
for ways to increase earnings as his firm heads for a fourth straight drop in annual profits. Rivals including Swiss Re and Berkshire Hathaway Inc. also saw earnings hit by costs tied to natural disasters, while Hannover Re warned of a... Read more
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Income Investors
5 Warren Buffett Dividend Stocks to Consider in August 2017Stocks to Consider in 2017 Warren Buffett is known as the most successful inve
Income Investors / Posted 9 days ago
Stocks to Consider in 2017 Warren Buffett is known as the most successful investor of all time through his holding company Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A). Also Buffett is known as one of the wealthiest people in the world based on the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Kraft Heinz looks to tap Oprah mojo amid struggle to boost salessince the company was created in a 2015 merger orchestrated by the private equi
The Morning Call / Posted 10 days ago
since the company was created in a 2015 merger orchestrated by the private equity firm 3G Capital and Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Its competitors in the packaged-food industry are slumping too -- the largest food companies in the... Read more
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Orange County Business Journal
Del Taco Names CMOexecutive vice president of marketing for International Dairy Queen Inc. in Edi
Orange County Business Journal / Posted 10 days ago
executive vice president of marketing for International Dairy Queen Inc. in Edina, Minn., a unit of Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. holding company in Omaha. He was CMO with KFC for about a year and earlier in his career a senior... Read more
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Newsmax
Kraft Heinz Looks to Tap Oprah Mojo Amid Struggle to Boost Salessince the company was created in a 2015 merger orchestrated by the private equi
Newsmax / Posted 10 days ago
since the company was created in a 2015 merger orchestrated by the private equity firm 3G Capital and Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Its competitors in the packaged-food industry are slumping too -- the largest food companies in the... Read more
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Fortune
Alex Rodriguez Wants to Open UFC Gyms at Shuttered Shopping Centersfor using performance-enhancing drugs. He spent some of that time taking busine
Fortune / Posted 10 days ago
for using performance-enhancing drugs. He spent some of that time taking business classes. He also leans on Buffett for advice, though he didn’t check with the Berkshire Hathaway Inc. chief executive officer before investing in the UFC gym busi... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Emanuel warns those emailing him for favors about Chicago's 'strict lobbyist rules'director of real estate for The Marmon Group, a Chicago-based company that is p
Chicago Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
director of real estate for The Marmon Group, a Chicago-based company that is part of billionaire investor Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Rossi wrote Emanuel on April 12 to tell him that "Angelo Pantaleo, CEO Duracell, and I selected... Read more
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Income Investors
General Motors Company: 3 Reasons Why Warren Buffett Is Bullish on GM StockStock a Top High-Dividend Stock Many investors look at the actions of Warren B
Income Investors / Posted 10 days ago
Stock a Top High-Dividend Stock Many investors look at the actions of Warren Buffett and his company, Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A). Buffett is known as being the most successful investor of all time and is given the... Read more
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Market Watch
These 7 billionaires are worried about a stock-market correctionBuffett has nowhere to go: When you think of corporate cash hoards, Apple Inc.
Market Watch / Posted 10 days ago
Buffett has nowhere to go: When you think of corporate cash hoards, Apple Inc. AAPL, +0.80% normally springs to mind — not Berkshire Hathaway Inc. BRK.A, -0.91%BRK.B, -0.90% the conglomerate known for big deal-making. Unfortunately, those deals... Read more
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Market Watch
Apple’s stock jumps to another record as post-earnings rally continueswas 26.93, Amazon.com Inc.’s AMZN, -0.05% was 252.03 and Facebook Inc.’s FB, +0
Market Watch / Posted 11 days ago
was 26.93, Amazon.com Inc.’s AMZN, -0.05% was 252.03 and Facebook Inc.’s FB, +0.19% was 39.34. Even Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. BRK.B, -0.60% with a market cap of about $438.3 billion, was higher at 20.03, and the implied P/E... Read more
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Newsmax
Berkshire Shares Need Deal Fuel to Fly Any HigherBerkshire Hathaway Inc. shares have done nothing but rise so far this month. It
Newsmax / Posted 11 days ago
Berkshire Hathaway Inc. shares have done nothing but rise so far this month. It may be time for a breather. Warren Buffett's ever-expanding conglomerate reported second-quarter results last week that again missed the mark. An insurance underwriting... Read more
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Morningstar
Which Stock Share Class Should You Buy?see much larger differences in price and trading volume than you do with GOOG a
Morningstar / Posted 11 days ago
see much larger differences in price and trading volume than you do with GOOG and GOOGL, however. The well-known case of Berkshire Hathaway Inc A shares versus B shares is a good illustration of this: The A shares closed at $266,350 on Aug. 4,... Read more
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Newsmax
Buffett Nears a Milestone He Doesn't Want: $100 Billion in CashIt’s a milestone Warren Buffett probably wishes he weren’t approaching. Berksh
Newsmax / Posted 12 days ago
It’s a milestone Warren Buffett probably wishes he weren’t approaching. Berkshire Hathaway Inc., the conglomerate he’s run for more than five decades, reported Friday that it held just shy of $100 billion in cash at the end of the second... Read more
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Newsmax
Frustration Deepens for Value Investors as Growth Style Triumphsor price growth, like Amazon.com Inc., Netflix Inc. and Tesla Inc. And even Bu
Newsmax / Posted 12 days ago
or price growth, like Amazon.com Inc., Netflix Inc. and Tesla Inc. And even Buffett, chairman and chief executive of Berkshire Hathaway Inc., has bought tech stocks like Apple, and this year said he regretted not buying Amazon and Google,... Read more
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Newsmax
Buffett Nears a Milestone He Doesn't Want: $100 Billion in CashIt’s a milestone Warren Buffett probably wishes he weren’t approaching. Berksh
Newsmax / Posted 12 days ago
It’s a milestone Warren Buffett probably wishes he weren’t approaching. Berkshire Hathaway Inc., the conglomerate he’s run for more than five decades, reported Friday that it held just shy of $100 billion in cash at the end of the second... Read more
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Canberra Times
Buffett's insurers slump, dragging down Berkshire's earningsWarren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc is finding it hard to grind out higher
Canberra Times / Posted 13 days ago
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc is finding it hard to grind out higher profits this year, in large part because of slumping results at its insurance businesses. Gains at the conglomerate's railroad and energy units weren't enough to overcome... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Buffett's insurers slump, dragging down Berkshire's earningsWarren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc is finding it hard to grind out higher
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 13 days ago
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc is finding it hard to grind out higher profits this year, in large part because of slumping results at its insurance businesses. Gains at the conglomerate's railroad and energy units weren't enough to overcome... Read more
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The Age
Buffett's insurers slump, dragging down Berkshire's earningsWarren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc is finding it hard to grind out higher
The Age / Posted 13 days ago
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc is finding it hard to grind out higher profits this year, in large part because of slumping results at its insurance businesses. Gains at the conglomerate's railroad and energy units weren't enough to overcome... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Buffett's insurers slump, dragging down Berkshire's earningsWarren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc is finding it hard to grind out higher
Brisbane Times / Posted 13 days ago
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc is finding it hard to grind out higher profits this year, in large part because of slumping results at its insurance businesses. Gains at the conglomerate's railroad and energy units weren't enough to overcome... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Profit at Buffett's Berkshire falls 15 percent as costs riseJune 14, 2016, file photo, Berkshire Hathaway Chairman and CEO Warren Buffett a
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 15 days ago
June 14, 2016, file photo, Berkshire Hathaway Chairman and CEO Warren Buffett addresses the White House Summit on the United State of Women in Washington. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. reports earnings, Friday, Aug. 4, 2017. (AP Photo/Cliff Owe... Read more
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The Star
Billionaire Warren Buffett's Berkshire profit fallsit incorporates investment gains, which fell 51 percent from a year earlier. N
The Star / Posted 15 days ago
it incorporates investment gains, which fell 51 percent from a year earlier. NEW YORK: Billionaire Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Friday reported a 15 percent drop in second-quarter profit, as lower investment gains and a loss... Read more
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