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Warren Buffett: American investor, entrepreneur, and businessperson
Warren Edward Buffett is an American investor, business tycoon, philanthropist, and the chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway. He is considered one of the most successful investors in the world and has a net worth of US$78.9 billion as of August 2020, making him the world's seventh-wealthiest person.

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Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Reduces Stake In Wells Fargo [Video]

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Reduces Stake In Wells Fargo

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway has cut its Wells Fargo. Its stake in Wells Fargo is now at a 17 year low. On Friday, Berkshire Hathaway said it owns 3.3% of the company, its slimmest ownership..

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Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Cuts Stake In Wells Fargo By 43% [Video]

Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Cuts Stake In Wells Fargo By 43%

Regulatory filings show Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway has sold about 101 million Wells Fargo shares in recent weeks. The billionaire investor's company cut its holdings by about 43% to 136..

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Buffett's Apple Stake Drops By $19-Billion [Video]

Buffett's Apple Stake Drops By $19-Billion

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway saw the value of its Apple stock tumble as much as $19 billion in two days. On Thursday, Apple's stock price dropped 8%. On Friday, Apple dropped as much as 7%. That..

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Berkshire Hathaway Makes Big Investment In Five Japanese Firms [Video]

Berkshire Hathaway Makes Big Investment In Five Japanese Firms

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway disclosed a $6 billion bet on five of Japan's biggest trading companies. The news was released Sunday night in a press release. The billionaire investor's company..

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REUTERS/Jim Young Warren Buffett phoned Treasury Secretary Hank Paulson at the height of the 2008 financial crisis with a suggestion that likely saved the US economy from an even deeper recession.The..
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Warren Buffett auctioned off a wallet containing a stock tip for $210,000 in 1999

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Berkshire Hathaway takes stakes in Japanese trading houses

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TOKYO — Billionaire investor Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway said Monday it has taken stakes of just over 5% in five major Japanese trading houses in what it says is a long-term investment...
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£5,000 to invest? I’d follow Warren Buffett’s tips when buying UK shares

£5,000 to invest? i’d follow warren buffett’s tips when buying uk shares
The recent market crash may leave some investors currently wondering which UK shares to buy. The process isn’t made any easier by risks such as a second wave of coronavirus, as well as political..
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Bitcoin Is Better Than Gold Right Now: Galaxy Digital’s Mike Novogratz

bitcoin is better than gold right now: galaxy digital’s mike novogratz
Advertisment Eyes are starting to fall on both Bitcoin and gold as money printing continues. Case in point: It was revealed that Warren Buffett through Berkshire Hathaway sold many bank stocks while..
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Buffett and Gates: Today's Carnegie and Rockefeller?

Bill and Melinda Gates have committed to giving 95 percent of their wealth away. Warren Buffett - 99 percent. Forbes editor Randall Lane explains why he sees history repeating itself in the..
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What should regular folks do?

Philanthropist Melinda Gates gives advice to people who want to make a difference but are not wealthy. And, Warren Buffett describes why he believes the philanthropy of regular folks goes beyond the..
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Warren Buffett's 'most gruesome mistake' was buying Dexter Shoe. Here's the story of his $9 billion error.

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Warren Buffett's "most gruesome mistake" was buying Dexter Shoe in 1993, a Maine shoemaker that soon collapsed under pressure from cheap foreign imports. The famed investor paid for Dexter with 25,203..
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Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway adds to energy portfolio, buys Dominion Energy gas lines in $9.7B deal

Dominion has more than 7 million energy customers across 20 states in the U.S. Berkshire Hathaway provides service to 12 million worldwide customers.
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US stocks climb amid rally in tech shares, oil prices

us stocks climb amid rally in tech shares, oil prices
US stocks rose Monday, reversing early-day losses, as crude oil prices rallied for a fourth straight day. Energy and mega-cap tech stocks led the way higher. Investors shrugged off renewed concerns..
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Wall Street snaps two-day slump on lift from tech titans

U.S. stocks ended higher on Monday as increases in large tech and internet companies and oil price gains outweighed concerns about the latest U.S.-China tensions and downbeat sentiment from the annual..
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Wall Street closes higher with help from tech, energy

U.S. stocks ended higher on Monday as gains in large tech and Internet companies and rising oil prices outweighed concerns sparked by fresh U.S.-China tensions and downbeat sentiment from the annual..
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S&P 500, Dow drop as Buffett ditches airlines, China tensions flare

The S&P 500 and Dow Jones dropped for the third session on Monday following a U.S.-China dispute over the origins of the coronavirus outbreak and a move by billionaire Warren Buffett's Berkshire..
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U.S. airline shares tumble as Buffett sell-off adds to worries

Shares of the top four U.S. airlines dropped on Monday after billionaire investor Warren Buffett said Berkshire Hathaway offloaded its entire stake in the carriers last month, adding to the sense of..
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Wall Street drops at open as airlines slump, China spat flares up

U.S. stocks opened lower on Monday following growing U.S.-China tensions about the origins of the coronavirus outbreak, while billionaire Warren Buffett's admission he had dumped his airline shares..
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Warren Buffett's company Berkshire Hathaway sells US airline shares

The billionaire investor says he doesn't see any remaining upside in the airline industry.
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Warren Buffett tells investors to 'Bet on America,' buying stocks for long-term gain

Warren Buffett told investors Saturday that while the U.S. is dealing with an economic shut down that is in some ways unprecedented, it will prevail.
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Warren Buffett says the coronavirus cannot stop America, or Berkshire Hathaway

Billionaire investor Warren Buffett on Saturday said the United States' capacity to withstand crises provides a silver lining as it combats the coronavirus, even as he acknowledged that the global..
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Berkshire sells entire stakes in U.S. airlines: Buffett

Berkshire Hathaway Inc has sold its entire stakes in the four largest U.S. airlines, Chairman Warren Buffett said Saturday at the company's annual meeting.
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Buffett's Berkshire posts nearly $50 billion loss as coronavirus causes pain

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc is being hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic, posting a record quarterly net loss of nearly $50 billion on Saturday and saying performance is suffering in..
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Buffett's Berkshire posts record net loss on coronavirus, operating profit rises

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc posted a higher operating profit on Saturday, but the coronavirus pandemic pummeled its common stock investments and led to a record net loss.
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Factbox: Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway at a glance

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc's annual meeting on May 2 will break with tradition and be held virtually, as the coronavirus pandemic halts large gatherings.
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Buffett likely to finally address pandemic at Berkshire Hathaway meeting

Berkshire Hathaway Inc's annual meeting will be nothing like the extravaganzas of years past, but will give Warren Buffett a chance to show how resilient his cash-rich conglomerate may be to the..
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Berkshire taps former AmEx CEO Kenneth Chenault for board, as Bill Gates steps aside

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc said on Friday that former American Express Co Chief Executive Officer Kenneth Chenault has been nominated to the conglomerate's board of directors, replacing..
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Coronavirus forces Warren Buffett to cancel 'Woodstock for Capitalists'

Warren Buffett on Friday said the coronavirus pandemic forced him to cancel Berkshire Hathaway Inc's annual shareholder weekend, the largest gathering in corporate America, because the safety of..
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No “Bitcoin Chit-Chat” Over Dinner With Justin, Warren Buffet Still Against Crypto

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After years of owning a flip phone, Warren Buffett finally has an iPhone

Billionaire investor Warren Buffett has used a Samsung flip phone for years, but recently revealed he finally made the switch to an Apple iPhone.
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Warren Buffett says 'I'm a Democrat,' and would have 'no trouble' voting for Bloomberg

Warren Buffett, the chairman of Berkshire Hathaway Inc and one of the world's most admired investors, said on Monday he is a Democrat, and would have "no trouble" voting for fellow billionaire Michael..
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Warren Buffett calls coronavirus outbreak 'scary stuff,' but says he won't be selling stocks

Warren Buffett, the billionaire chairman of Berkshire Hathaway Inc , on Monday called the coronavirus outbreak "scary stuff" but said that it was no time to sell stocks despite the threat of a..
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Buffett says coronavirus doesn't dampen his long-term support for stocks

Warren Buffett said on Monday that negative headlines, including on the coronavirus outbreak, do not dampen his view that stocks are a good place for many people to invest for the long-term.
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Buffett calls for more accountability for corporate directors

Warren Buffett on Saturday called on corporate America to make their boards of directors more accountable to shareholders and less beholden to chief executive officers, perhaps by reducing their pay..
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Buffett defends Berkshire stock push, reassures on future as profit smashes record

Warren Buffett on Saturday forcefully defended Berkshire Hathaway Inc's decision to invest heavily in stocks of companies such as Apple Inc as he labors through a four-year drought since his last major..
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Rising stocks fuel record profit for Buffett's Berkshire; operating profit disappoints

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Saturday posted a 23% decrease in quarterly operating profit, while soaring prices in stock holdings such as Apple Inc enabled the conglomerate to smash its..
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Buffett defends stock investments, which fueled record Berkshire profit

Warren Buffett on Saturday forcefully defended Berkshire Hathaway Inc's decision to invest heavily in stocks of companies such as Apple Inc as he labors through a four-year drought since his last major..
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Warren Buffett 'almost certain' stocks will outperform bonds if interest rates remain low

In Warren Buffett annual letter to shareholders, Berkshire Hathaway reported a $29 billion profit in the fourth quarter.
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Bitcoin has no real value, Warren Buffett

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Warren Buffett said during his recent dinner date with TRON founder Justin Sun, held on 23rd January 2020, that Bitcoin has no practical value and thus can be compared to materials as fragile as..
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