Category: Buffett

The Warren Buffett Era of Investing is Over. Elon Musk Proved It
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The Warren Buffett Era of Investing is Over. Elon Musk Proved It

Warren Buffett underperformed the stock market by 20 percentage points in 2019. His classic ‘value investing’ strategy is no longer effective in this new financial market. The rapid rise of innovation and growth stocks like Tesla usher in a new era of investing methodology. For decades, Warren Buffett has been the king of investing. But…

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Is Warren Buffett Saving His Cash Pile to Buy a Housing Market Crash?
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Is Warren Buffett Saving His Cash Pile to Buy a Housing Market Crash?

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway entered the fourth quarter with a $128 billion in cash. That’s five times more than Berkshire’s cash in 2009. The growing cash pile has left investors mystified. Many think he’s waiting for lower stock prices to make an “elephant-sized acquisition.” But in a 2012 CNBC interview, Warren Buffett said he’d love…

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Warren Buffett Ignored Microsoft Insider’s 1997 Stock Pitch. He Missed a 5370% Gain
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Warren Buffett Ignored Microsoft Insider’s 1997 Stock Pitch. He Missed a 5370% Gain

In 1997, Warren Buffett couldn’t be convinced to invest in Microsoft and has consequently missed out on spectacular gains. One of his favorite stocks, Coca Cola, has been vastly outperformed by the software maker over the same period. The Berkshire Hathaway head has recently become more receptive of investing in tech companies. Warren Buffett may…

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Warren Buffett Partner’s Forgotten Warning Still Haunts Stock Market
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Warren Buffett Partner’s Forgotten Warning Still Haunts Stock Market

Ahead of Berkshire Hathaway’s earnings report, let’s remember this prophetic stock market warning from longtime Warren Buffett partner Charlie Munger. Source: AP Photo / Nati Harnik Berkshire Hathaway is about to release its third-quarter earnings report. Critics are balking at its underperformance of the S&P 500 this year. However, a prophetic statement from longtime Warren…

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Warren Buffett No Longer ‘at the Top of His Game,’ Slams Billion-Dollar Money Manager
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Warren Buffett No Longer ‘at the Top of His Game,’ Slams Billion-Dollar Money Manager

Warren Buffett, the billionaire ‘Oracle of Omaha,’ has lost his Midas touch, according to David Rolfe – chief investment officer at Wedgewood Partners. Rolfe yanked his firm’s $10 million stake in Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway after a decade of what he describes as weak investments and missed opportunities. In a note to clients, Rolfe wrote: “Thumb-sucking has not…

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Warren Buffett Piles Into Apple Stock as Key Profit Sector Plunges 63%
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Warren Buffett Piles Into Apple Stock as Key Profit Sector Plunges 63%

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway has built a $50.5 billion stake in the iPhone creator while insurance underwriting profits take a hit. | Source: (i) REUTERS/Rick Wilking/Files (ii) Shutterstock; Edited by CCNWarren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway is compensating for its weak second quarter by increasing its holdings in Apple Inc. After 3.5 years since their last major…

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