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  • Warren Buffett praises Kraft Heinz operations, says Wells Fargo made 'big mistakes' May 05, 2019 07:51 AM IST

    Warren Buffett praises Kraft Heinz operations, says Wells Fargo made 'big mistakes'

    Buffett maintained that "we paid too much money" for Kraft.

  • Here’s what Warren Buffett thinks about the idea of 'predicting how stocks will behave next week' Feb 25, 2019 02:23 PM IST

    Here’s what Warren Buffett thinks about the idea of 'predicting how stocks will behave next week'

    Buffett said that his investments are not based on predicting market behaviour in forthcoming weeks.

  • Comment | Lessons for investors from Warren Buffett’s letter to shareholders Feb 25, 2019 09:11 AM IST

    Comment | Lessons for investors from Warren Buffett’s letter to shareholders

    At the end of December 2018, Buffett had $112 billion in Treasury bills and other cash equivalents to buy many attractive businesses

  • Warren Buffett appears to fault Trump, laments M&A dearth in Berkshire letter Feb 24, 2019 10:10 AM IST

    Warren Buffett appears to fault Trump, laments M&A dearth in Berkshire letter

    Buffett lamented these states of affairs in his widely read annual letter to Berkshire shareholders.

  • Warren Buffett's firm reports $25 billion Q4 loss on paper stock losses Feb 24, 2019 10:00 AM IST

    Warren Buffett's firm reports $25 billion Q4 loss on paper stock losses

    That's down from last year's profit of $32.6 billion, or $13.19 per B share.

  • Investing tougher now; US, China to eventually reach a settlement: Berkshire Hathaway's Charlie Munger Feb 17, 2019 01:57 PM IST

    Investing tougher now; US, China to eventually reach a settlement: Berkshire Hathaway's Charlie Munger

    Commenting on the US’ massive national debt, Munger said he is not worried. Though he added every great nation eventually falls, be it Rome or Britain from its heydays; and it is the US' turn now.

  • Slideshow | Warren Buffett-led Berkshire Hathaway increases stake in 11 companies in Q3 Nov 20, 2018 10:56 AM IST

    Slideshow | Warren Buffett-led Berkshire Hathaway increases stake in 11 companies in Q3

    The Warren Buffett-led company, in its Q3 earnings report, revealed four new additions to its portfolio. It owns stake in 48 listed companies now

  • Warren Buffett started investing when he was 11: Here's a look at the billionaire investor's fortune Oct 30, 2018 07:30 AM IST

    Warren Buffett started investing when he was 11: Here's a look at the billionaire investor's fortune

    Warren Buffett's precocious business acumen was on evidence since early childhood. Here's how the world's third richest man managed to gradually amass a fortune over the years.

  • Podcast weekender | Rupee at all time low, Apple at trillion dollars, electrification project, Warren Buffet and more Aug 31, 2018 10:43 PM IST

    Podcast weekender | Rupee at all time low, Apple at trillion dollars, electrification project, Warren Buffet and more

    Here's a recap of what made news in the business world in the month of August.

  • It took only 1 meeting and 2 phone calls to close the Paytm-Berkshire Hathaway deal Aug 29, 2018 04:56 PM IST

    It took only 1 meeting and 2 phone calls to close the Paytm-Berkshire Hathaway deal

    Paytm founder Vijay Shekhar Sharma met Todd Combs, an investment manager with Berkshire Hathaway, in Omaha on Valentine's Day

  • Podcast | Editor's pick of the day - Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway invests Rs 2500 crore in Paytm Aug 28, 2018 09:02 PM IST

    Podcast | Editor's pick of the day - Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway invests Rs 2500 crore in Paytm

    While this is Berkshire’s first investment in an Indian company, it set up operations in India when Warren Buffett visited India in 2011. Berkshire sold insurance online in a partnership with Indian firm Bajaj Allianz.

  • Warren Buffett's Berkshire eyes stake in Paytm's parent company: Report Aug 27, 2018 11:42 AM IST

    Warren Buffett's Berkshire eyes stake in Paytm's parent company: Report

    This would be Buffett's first investment in an Indian company.

  • Best-selling author and surgeon Atul Gawande assumes the role of CEO of Buffet-Dimon-Bezos venture Jun 21, 2018 02:36 PM IST

    Best-selling author and surgeon Atul Gawande assumes the role of CEO of Buffet-Dimon-Bezos venture

    The 52-year-old has dedicated his public health career to building better healthcare delivery in the US and around the world

  • Amazon, Buffett, JPMorgan Chase pick Gawande to lead health firm Jun 20, 2018 08:41 PM IST

    Amazon, Buffett, JPMorgan Chase pick Gawande to lead health firm

    The three corporate titans said that Gawande will lead an independent company focused on a mission they announced earlier this year: figuring out ways to improve a broken and often inefficient system for delivering care.

  • Podcast | Berkshire Hathaway's annual meet: The Mecca of Corporate America's annual general meets May 07, 2018 05:47 PM IST

    Podcast | Berkshire Hathaway's annual meet: The Mecca of Corporate America's annual general meets

    From colorful mascots to kiosks showcasing product lines to Warren Buffett's witty and insightful speech, this is a unique event that is marked on the calendars of all large investors, corporates and media houses

  • 'You're killing me Daphne': Buffett's response to 8-year-old girl questioning his investment decisions May 07, 2018 02:43 PM IST

    'You're killing me Daphne': Buffett's response to 8-year-old girl questioning his investment decisions

    An 8-year-old girl Daphne who hails from New York climbed to the podium and queried Buffett, 87, and his business partner Charlie Munger, 94, over the firm’s latest investments

  • With $116 billion cash, Warren Buffett says Berkshire needs 'huge' deals Feb 25, 2018 01:57 PM IST

    With $116 billion cash, Warren Buffett says Berkshire needs 'huge' deals

    In his annual letter to Berkshire shareholders, Buffett said finding things to buy at a "sensible purchase price" has become a challenge and is a major reason Berkshire is awash with $116 billion of low-yielding cash and government bonds.

  • Warren Buffett, cartoon characters and American food: Inside Berkshire Hathaway's annual shareholder meeting Feb 25, 2018 01:03 PM IST

    Warren Buffett, cartoon characters and American food: Inside Berkshire Hathaway's annual shareholder meeting

    Berkshire Hathaway's annual shareholder meeting is akin to a pilgrimage to financial advisors and investors. It is also equally interesting for children for the lineup of cartoon characters and food to keep them entertained as their parents look forward to Warren Buffett's financial advice.

  • Billionaire Warren Buffett says hurricane damage will linger Aug 31, 2017 09:30 AM IST

    Billionaire Warren Buffett says hurricane damage will linger

    Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway conglomerate owns Geico and several other insurers, so his company will be helping people rebuild.

  • This doesn't feel like a 3% GDP economy: Warren Buffett Aug 30, 2017 08:51 PM IST

    This doesn't feel like a 3% GDP economy: Warren Buffett

    The 3 percent threshold is what President Donald Trump and his administration want to achieve for gross domestic product growth.

  • Warren Buffett says deal partner 3G follows 'standard capitalist formula' May 08, 2017 08:50 PM IST

    Warren Buffett says deal partner 3G follows 'standard capitalist formula'

    Speaking on CNBC television, Buffett said, "It's a defect of mine" that he doesn't focus as closely on the efficiency of business units at Berkshire Hathaway Inc, the conglomerate he has run since 1965.

  • CNBC Exclusive: Warren Buffett's investment mantra May 08, 2017 09:33 AM IST

    CNBC Exclusive: Warren Buffett's investment mantra

    In a big global exclusive, Warren Buffett, Chairman of Berkshire Hathaway spoke with CNBC from the sidelines of the Berkshire Hathaway AGM.

  • Buffett calls Obamacare replacement 'a huge tax cut for guys like me' May 07, 2017 09:40 AM IST

    Buffett calls Obamacare replacement 'a huge tax cut for guys like me'

    Speaking at Berkshire's annual shareholders' meeting in Omaha, Buffett said his federal income taxes last year would have gone down 17 percent had the new law been in effect.

  • Warren Buffett Exclusive: Berkshire Hathaway's AGM May 06, 2017 08:06 PM IST

    Warren Buffett Exclusive: Berkshire Hathaway's AGM

    Watch accompanying videos of Berkshire Hathaway's 52nd annual meet wherein the oracle of Omaha is addressing the shareholders.

  • Plan to launch 'Fruit of the Loom' brand in Sep-Oct: Rupa & Co Mar 22, 2017 03:01 PM IST

    Plan to launch 'Fruit of the Loom' brand in Sep-Oct: Rupa & Co

    Rupa and Company has entered into a license agreement with Fruit of the Loom which is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway.

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