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  • Warren Buffett buys stake in gold mining firm raising speculation of shift in investment philosophy Aug 17, 2020 07:52 AM IST

    Warren Buffett buys stake in gold mining firm raising speculation of shift in investment philosophy

    Shares of Barrick have benefited from rising gold prices, which set a record last week, and rose 3.2 percent in after-hours trading following Berkshire’s disclosure.

  • Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway slashes Wells Fargo, JPMorgan stakes; adds Barrick Gold Aug 16, 2020 08:28 AM IST

    Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway slashes Wells Fargo, JPMorgan stakes; adds Barrick Gold

    In a regulatory filing detailing its US-listed investments as of June 30, Berkshire also disclosed a new 20.9 million share investment worth $563.6 million in Toronto-based Barrick Gold Corp, one of the world’s largest mining companies.

  • Coronavirus punishes Warren Buffett as Berkshire Hathaway takes big writedown Aug 08, 2020 07:31 PM IST

    Coronavirus punishes Warren Buffett as Berkshire Hathaway takes big writedown

    Berkshire said it also took a $513 million charge on its 26.6 percent stake in Kraft Heinz Co, which on July 30 took writedowns on several of its businesses, including its Maxwell House and Oscar Mayer brands.

  • Mukesh Ambani pips Warren Buffett to emerge 8th richest in the world Jul 10, 2020 09:18 PM IST

    Mukesh Ambani pips Warren Buffett to emerge 8th richest in the world

    Ambani is the only Asian tycoon in the exclusive club of the world’s top 10 richest people last month, which began in 2012

  • In its first major deal since COVID-19, Warren Buffett's Berkshire to buy Dominion Energy gas assets for $4 billion Jul 06, 2020 07:46 AM IST

    In its first major deal since COVID-19, Warren Buffett's Berkshire to buy Dominion Energy gas assets for $4 billion

    The transaction announced on Sunday includes more than 7,700 miles (12,390 km) of natural gas transmission lines and 900 billion cubic feet of gas storage.

  • How Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway may have been snookered in Germany Jul 03, 2020 08:47 PM IST

    How Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway may have been snookered in Germany

    Only a few weeks after Berkshire Hathaway bought what looked like an upstanding example of German engineering prowess, a manager in Warren Buffett's widely admired corporate empire received an unsettling email. The case showed that even Buffett, one of the shrewdest investors in the world, can be hoodwinked

  • Donald Trump questions Warren Buffett's selling of airline stocks Jun 08, 2020 03:06 PM IST

    Donald Trump questions Warren Buffett's selling of airline stocks

    “He’s been right his whole life, but sometimes even somebody like Warren Buffett—I have a lot of respect for him—make mistakes," Trump said

  • Drop airlines! Here are top 10 stocks based on Warren Buffett's investment methodology May 07, 2020 11:55 AM IST

    Drop airlines! Here are top 10 stocks based on Warren Buffett's investment methodology

    Warren Buffett once again showed investors as to how one can cut losses and preserve cash. The investing phenomenon is dynamic in nature and usually changes over a period of time based on the prevailing trend.

  • Here's one investment for average investors that Warren Buffett endorses May 04, 2020 10:39 PM IST

    Here's one investment for average investors that Warren Buffett endorses

    At Berkshire Hathaway's annual shareholder meeting for 2020, the Oracle of Omaha had one key thing to say-- bet on America.

  • Berkshire Hathaway AGM: Warren Buffett says 'nothing can stop America' May 03, 2020 07:43 AM IST

    Berkshire Hathaway AGM: Warren Buffett says 'nothing can stop America'

    During Berkshire Hathaway's AGM, Warren Buffett said that the 'American miracle' was intact and urged investors to never bet against the United States.

  • Berkshire sells entire stakes in U.S airlines: Buffett May 03, 2020 07:26 AM IST

    Berkshire sells entire stakes in U.S airlines: Buffett

    The conglomerate had held sizeable positions in the airlines, including an 11 percent stake in Delta Air Lines, 10 percent of American Airlines Co, 10 percent of Southwest Airlines Co and 9 percent of United Airlines at the end of 2019, according to its annual report and company filings.

  • Warren Buffet's Berkshire urged to divest from coal industry Apr 27, 2020 08:58 AM IST

    Warren Buffet's Berkshire urged to divest from coal industry

    This is not the first time the billionaire investor has come in crosshairs with environmental activists. In 2016, he was strongly criticised by environmental advocacy groups for his claims that climate change will be a manageable and profitable risk for the insurance industry.

  • Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway sells airline stocks worth nearly $400 m Apr 06, 2020 08:27 AM IST

    Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway sells airline stocks worth nearly $400 m

    On Feb 27, Buffett's company had scooped up nearly one million shares of Delta Air Lines at $46.40 apiece, taking its total holding to about 71.9 million shares, or about 11.2 percent, of the company.

  • Trouble on the horizon: The flaw in Warren Buffett’s estate plan Mar 13, 2020 08:05 AM IST

    Trouble on the horizon: The flaw in Warren Buffett’s estate plan

    Buffett has done spectacularly well over the past six decades making investment decisions, but it is not unreasonable to wonder if his successors can do the same.

  • Warren Buffett turns to Delta Air Lines as coronavirus triggers sell-off Mar 04, 2020 01:54 PM IST

    Warren Buffett turns to Delta Air Lines as coronavirus triggers sell-off

    The Berkshire Hathaway chief recently scooped up nearly one million shares of Delta Air Lines, which has been in a downward spiral

  • Seven takeaways from Warren Buffett's annual letter to Berkshire shareholders Feb 25, 2020 10:45 AM IST

    Seven takeaways from Warren Buffett's annual letter to Berkshire shareholders

    Warren Buffett’s annual letter to shareholders of Berkshire Hathaway provides deep insights into how he and his partner Charlie Munger are thinking about investments.

  • Full text: Warren Buffett’s annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders Feb 23, 2020 11:46 AM IST

    Full text: Warren Buffett’s annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders

    Here's the full text of Warren Buffett’s annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders in which he has asserted that the company is prepared for his departure as well as that of Charlie Munger

  • Warren Buffett says Berkshire Hathaway ready for his departure; 4 key takeaways Feb 22, 2020 09:24 PM IST

    Warren Buffett says Berkshire Hathaway ready for his departure; 4 key takeaways

    "Charlie and I long ago entered the urgent zone. That’s not exactly great news for us. But Berkshire shareholders need not worry: Your company is 100 percent prepared for our departure," Buffett's annual letter read.

  • Would never buy or short sell Tesla shares: Berkshire Hathaway's Charile Munger Feb 13, 2020 04:13 PM IST

    Would never buy or short sell Tesla shares: Berkshire Hathaway's Charile Munger

    The long-time business associate of Warren Buffett spoke on a wide array of topics including his scepticism over joining the party on Tesla's scrip, especially in the backdrop of wild swings it has witnessed recently.

  • Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway sells newspaper business to Lee Enterprises Jan 30, 2020 01:27 PM IST

    Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway sells newspaper business to Lee Enterprises

    The deal includes 31 daily newspapers and 49 weeklies.

  • 'Warren Buffett no longer on top of his game': Berkshire shareholder sells his stake Oct 15, 2019 09:38 PM IST

    'Warren Buffett no longer on top of his game': Berkshire shareholder sells his stake

    In a letter to his clients, Rolfe cited missed investment opportunities by Buffett during the current bull market as one of the reasons for his frustration.

  • Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway increases bet on Amazon.com Aug 15, 2019 03:15 AM IST

    Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway increases bet on Amazon.com

    The disclosure was made in a regulatory filing detailing Berkshire's U.S.-listed stocks as of June 30.

  • Warren Buffett's Berkshire now has more cash than mcap of India's most valued firm Aug 07, 2019 05:18 PM IST

    Warren Buffett's Berkshire now has more cash than mcap of India's most valued firm

    Berkshire Hathaway is sitting on a record cash pile of $122.38 billion.

  • The Berkshire pilgrimage: Notes from the Buffett and Charlie AGM in Omaha May 08, 2019 10:33 AM IST

    The Berkshire pilgrimage: Notes from the Buffett and Charlie AGM in Omaha

    While Berkshire has been a phenomenon over the last fifty years, the stock has not beaten the index in the last 10 years

  • Who is Ajit Jain? Meet one of Warren Buffett's likely successors at Berkshire May 06, 2019 01:52 PM IST

    Who is Ajit Jain? Meet one of Warren Buffett's likely successors at Berkshire

    Ajit Jain, who graduated with a BTech degree from IIT Kharagpur joined Berkshire Hathaway in 1986.

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