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The Economic Times
Out of prison, former Goldman CEO Rajat Gupta finds returning is a hard roadout in colorful salwar kameezes, had arrived at the home of Ajit Jain, a top ex
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
out in colorful salwar kameezes, had arrived at the home of Ajit Jain, a top executive at Warren E. Buffett’s company, Berkshire Hathaway, say people who were invited to the dinner. They were there to welcome back an old friend, Rajat K.... Read more
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Business Standard India
For Rajat Gupta, returning is a hard roadsome decked out in colorful salwar kameezes, had arrived at the home of Ajit Ja
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
some decked out in colorful salwar kameezes, had arrived at the home of Ajit Jain, a top executive at Warren E. Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway, say people who were invited to the dinner. They were there to welcome back an old friend, Rajat K.... Read more
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Motley Fool
Want big dividends and relative safety? Try these sharesshares are mature blue chips with big profit margins and big dividends. Here a
Motley Fool / Posted 3 days ago
shares are mature blue chips with big profit margins and big dividends. Here are three blue chips with big dividends: Insurance Australia is one of the largest insurance companies in Australia. It has a number of brands in its stable including... 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 3 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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Salon.com
What’s next for Obamacare? An urgent prognosislittle to control health care costs. Most of the people at the fairgrounds wer
Salon.com / Posted 6 days ago
little to control health care costs. Most of the people at the fairgrounds were uninsured but many others actually had insurance. But their policies — including some bought through an Obamacare exchange — either had such high deductibles they... Read more
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Swissinfo
Fintech Startups Get Backing From Big Reinsurers Seeking GrowthRe, the world’s biggest reinsurer. The German company had just teamed up with
Swissinfo / Posted 8 days ago
Re, the world’s biggest reinsurer. The German company had just teamed up with a U.K. internet startup to provide pet insurance with the comprehensive cover Carr-Hill needed. Munich Re’s investment in London-based Bought By Many is an example... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Governor’s Blue Ribbon Livestock Auction: 1,377-pound Grand Champion Steer goes for $50KMeats Champion Any Other Breed Lamb exhibited by Elysa Doherty of Jefferson Co
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 8 days ago
Meats Champion Any Other Breed Lamb exhibited by Elysa Doherty of Jefferson County; Winning Bid of $3,750 by Premier Insurance Solutions Champion Angus Steer exhibited by Emma Kraft of Menomonie County; Winning Bid of $15,500 by Halbman Co.,... Read more
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Morningstar
We're Optimistic About AutoNation's Road Aheadsaid about $215 million of sales have occurred since 2015, which comprise eithe
Morningstar / Posted 9 days ago
said about $215 million of sales have occurred since 2015, which comprise either land or acquired dealerships as part of a group acquisition that were not going to be good fits long term. This capital inflow shows the flexibility of owning real... Read more
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Brisbane Times
The milestone Warren Buffett doesn't want to hit: $US100 billion in cashIt's a milestone Warren Buffett probably wishes he weren't approaching. Berksh
Brisbane Times / Posted 11 days ago
It's a milestone Warren Buffett probably wishes he weren't approaching. Berkshire Hathaway, the conglomerate he's run for more than five decades, reported Friday that it held just shy of $US100 billion ($126 billion) in cash at the end of the second... Read more
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WA Today
The milestone Warren Buffett doesn't want to hit: $US100 billion in cashIt's a milestone Warren Buffett probably wishes he weren't approaching. Berksh
WA Today / Posted 11 days ago
It's a milestone Warren Buffett probably wishes he weren't approaching. Berkshire Hathaway, the conglomerate he's run for more than five decades, reported Friday that it held just shy of $US100 billion ($126 billion) in cash at the end of the second... Read more
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Canberra Times
The milestone Warren Buffett doesn't want to hit: $US100 billion in cashIt's a milestone Warren Buffett probably wishes he weren't approaching. Berksh
Canberra Times / Posted 11 days ago
It's a milestone Warren Buffett probably wishes he weren't approaching. Berkshire Hathaway, the conglomerate he's run for more than five decades, reported Friday that it held just shy of $US100 billion ($126 billion) in cash at the end of the second... 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 11 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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The Age
The milestone Warren Buffett doesn't want to hit: $US100 billion in cashIt's a milestone Warren Buffett probably wishes he weren't approaching. Berksh
The Age / Posted 12 days ago
It's a milestone Warren Buffett probably wishes he weren't approaching. Berkshire Hathaway, the conglomerate he's run for more than five decades, reported Friday that it held just shy of $US100 billion ($126 billion) in cash at the end of the second... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The milestone Warren Buffett doesn't want to hit: $US100 billion in cashIt's a milestone Warren Buffett probably wishes he weren't approaching. Berksh
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 12 days ago
It's a milestone Warren Buffett probably wishes he weren't approaching. Berkshire Hathaway, the conglomerate he's run for more than five decades, reported Friday that it held just shy of $US100 billion ($126 billion) in cash at the end of the second... 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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13d
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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14d
Morningstar
Berkshire Posts Mixed Results as Expenses RiseThat said, we remain impressed with Berkshire's ability to increase its book va
Morningstar / Posted 14 days ago
That said, we remain impressed with Berkshire's ability to increase its book value per Class A equivalent share--which rose 14.3% year over year to $182,816 (better than our own estimate of $182,525)--aided primarily by the strong performance of its... Read more
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The Star
Billionaire Warren Buffett's Berkshire profit fallsBuffett(filepic) believes operating income is a better gauge of how Berkshire a
The Star / Posted 14 days ago
Buffett(filepic) believes operating income is a better gauge of how Berkshire and its more than 90 businesses are doing than net income, which fluctuates more because it incorporates investment gains, which fell 51 percent from a year earlier. NEW... Read more
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Newsmax
Buffett's Insurers Slump, Dragging Down Berkshire's EarningsWarren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. is finding it hard to grind out higher
Newsmax / Posted 14 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... Read more
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Income Investors
5 Best Warren Buffett Retirement StocksBuffett is known for owning shares of solid dividend-paying companies. In fact,
Income Investors / Posted 15 days ago
Buffett is known for owning shares of solid dividend-paying companies. In fact, nine of the top 10 holdings of Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.B) are dividend stocks. (Source: “Form 13F Information Table,” United States Securities and... Read more
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FOX Business
3 Stocks for Warren Buffett Fansstocks should you buy today? So we asked three top Motley Fool investors exactl
FOX Business / Posted 16 days ago
stocks should you buy today? So we asked three top Motley Fool investors exactly that. Read on to learn why they chose Berkshire Hathaway, Trex(NYSE: TREX), and Wells Fargo(NYSE: WFC). Go straight to the source After all, Berkshire continues... Read more
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FOX Business
3 Stocks for Warren Buffett Fansstocks should you buy today? So we asked three top Motley Fool investors exactl
FOX Business / Posted 16 days ago
stocks should you buy today? So we asked three top Motley Fool investors exactly that. Read on to learn why they chose Berkshire Hathaway, Trex(NYSE: TREX), and Wells Fargo(NYSE: WFC). Go straight to the source After all, Berkshire continues... Read more
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Business Wire
A.M. Best Affirms Credit Ratings of United States Liability Insurance Company and Its Subsidiariesthe Financial Strength Rating of A++ (Superior) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit
Business Wire / Posted 17 days ago
the Financial Strength Rating of A++ (Superior) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Ratings of “aa+” of United States Liability Insurance Company (USLI) (Wayne, PA) and its subsidiaries: Mount Vernon Fire Insurance Company (MVF) (Wayne, PA), U.S.... Read more
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The Irish Times
Berkshire Hathaway sets up specialist insurer in DublinBerkshire Hathaway has established a speciality insurance business in Ireland a
The Irish Times / Posted 18 days ago
Berkshire Hathaway has established a speciality insurance business in Ireland aimed at winning a share of the commercial insurance market here . The company will target larger business clients in sectors such as commercial property, general... Read more
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Business Wire
Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance Opens Dublin Office, Names Cormac McNamara to Head OperationsBOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance Company (BHSI),
Business Wire / Posted 18 days ago
BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance Company (BHSI), today announced that it has established a new office in Dublin and appointed Cormac McNamara as Property & Casualty Manager, BHSI Ireland. “Cormac will build our local... Read more
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Business Wire
Centrica plc UK Regulatory Announcement: Half-year ReportCENTRICA PLC Interim results for the period ended 30 June 2017 IAIN CONN, GRO
Business Wire / Posted 18 days ago
CENTRICA PLC Interim results for the period ended 30 June 2017 IAIN CONN, GROUP CHIEF EXECUTIVE “Centrica delivered a solid first half financial performance despite reduced energy demand due to warm weather and strong competitive pressures, and we... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Global Stocks Rise On "Growth Optimism", Ignore Political Turmoil; Dollar, Oil Creep Higherhas fueled concerns for European earnings. “Global expansion dynamics are well
Zero Hedge / Posted 19 days ago
has fueled concerns for European earnings. “Global expansion dynamics are well underway,” analysts at Candriam Investors Group wrote in a report. “The European recovery is well on track and is leading to above-trend growth in 2017-18. This has... Read more
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Business Wire
A.M. Best Affirms Credit Ratings of the Members of GEICO and GEICO Corporationof A++ (Superior) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating (Long-Term ICR) of “aa
Business Wire / Posted 22 days ago
of A++ (Superior) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating (Long-Term ICR) of “aaa” of the members of Government Employees Group (GEICO) (Chevy Chase, MD). In addition, A.M. Best has affirmed the FSR of A+ (Superior) and the Long-Term ICR of “aa”... Read more
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Business Wire
Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance Expands Executive & Professional Lines Team in Southern EuropeBOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance (BHSI) today an
Business Wire / Posted 24 days ago
BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance (BHSI) today announced the appointments of Vanessa Maxwell as Head of Professional Indemnity & Cyber Insurance and Tom Dilley as Head of Financial Institutions in Southern Europe. “We... Read more
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Motley Fool
Why the Tower Limited (Australia) share price was crushed todayNew Zealand Commerce Commission (NZCC) declined the application by Suncorp to a
Motley Fool / Posted 24 days ago
New Zealand Commerce Commission (NZCC) declined the application by Suncorp to acquire the company. Suncorp subsidiary Vero Insurance New Zealand Limited began acquiring shares in Tower in February this year, before making a 100% takeover offer for... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
5 surprising investments of millionaires and billionairesextract, store and transport oil, coal and other fossil fuels. Among them is Co
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 25 days ago
extract, store and transport oil, coal and other fossil fuels. Among them is ConocoPhillips, which was ordered to pay a group of aquaculture farmers $266,000 in 2015 for an oil spill off the coast of China in 2011. Meanwhile, the couple was... Read more
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Business Insider
Some of the most powerful people in the US are talking about a massive change to healthcareVenable, left, briefs fellow students and medical residents on a patient they a
Business Insider / Posted 26 days ago
Venable, left, briefs fellow students and medical residents on a patient they are visiting during daily rounds with a group of medical residents and medical students at Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center in Baton Rouge, La.Gerald... Read more
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Marketing Interactive
115 Chinese companies on Fortune Global 500Tech giants Alibaba Group and Tencent Holdings are among 10 new Chinese firms t
Marketing Interactive / Posted 26 days ago
Tech giants Alibaba Group and Tencent Holdings are among 10 new Chinese firms to be added to the latest Fortune Global 500 list. Alibaba ranks 462 and Tencent 478 on this year’s ranking and the other new Chinese companies are Anbang Insurance Group,... Read more
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WA Today
ASX set for soggy starttalks to sell its infrastructure investment arm, Hastings Funds Management to l
WA Today / Posted 26 days ago
talks to sell its infrastructure investment arm, Hastings Funds Management to listed property funds manager Charter Hall Group. "Any binding arrangements in relation to the proposed sale and purchase remain subject to completion of due... Read more
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Brisbane Times
ASX set for soggy starttalks to sell its infrastructure investment arm, Hastings Funds Management to l
Brisbane Times / Posted 26 days ago
talks to sell its infrastructure investment arm, Hastings Funds Management to listed property funds manager Charter Hall Group. "Any binding arrangements in relation to the proposed sale and purchase remain subject to completion of due... Read more
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FOX Business
3 Hidden Gems in Warren Buffett's PortfolioThere are dozens of stocks in Berkshire Hathaway's (NYSE: BRK-A)(NYSE: BRK-B) p
FOX Business / Posted 29 days ago
There are dozens of stocks in Berkshire Hathaway's (NYSE: BRK-A)(NYSE: BRK-B) portfolio, but most of the attention goes to the major holdings, like Apple, Coca-Cola, and Wells Fargo. However, some of the portfolio's smaller holdings look rather... Read more
29d
FOX Business
3 Hidden Gems in Warren Buffett's PortfolioThere are dozens of stocks in Berkshire Hathaway's (NYSE: BRK-A)(NYSE: BRK-B) p
FOX Business / Posted 29 days ago
There are dozens of stocks in Berkshire Hathaway's (NYSE: BRK-A)(NYSE: BRK-B) portfolio, but most of the attention goes to the major holdings, like Apple, Coca-Cola, and Wells Fargo. However, some of the portfolio's smaller holdings look rather... Read more

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