Apr 18, 2012 03:22 AM IST
Berkshire Hathaway Inc Chief Executive Warren Buffett said he has stage 1 prostate cancer and will begin a two-month treatment in mid-July consisting of daily radiation treatments.
- Mar 28, 2012 02:22 PM IST
POSCO, the world's third-largest steelmaker, sees an improving global steel market in the next three months, after bottoming out this quarter, and is considering reducing price discounts as the recovery takes hold.
- Feb 26, 2012 11:08 AM IST
Addressing the much-talked about succession plan at Berkshire Hathaway, legendary investor Warren Buffett on Saturday said the sprawling conglomerate has identified his successor.
- Feb 16, 2012 07:52 AM IST
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway reported taking a 1.48% stake in John Malone's Liberty Media in the fourth quarter, nearly enough to make Berkshire a top-10 shareholder.
- Feb 15, 2012 07:46 AM IST
Berkshire Hathaway increased its exposure to media companies significantly in the fourth quarter, adding a new position in Liberty Media and substantially raising its stake in DirecTV , according to a regulatory filing on Tuesday.
- Dec 11, 2011 09:50 AM IST
It's rare for Warren Buffett to be challenged publicly, but one analyst -- tongue planted firmly in cheek -- took the "Oracle of Omaha" to task on Friday for a bit of perceived financial community favoritism.
- Nov 30, 2011 11:02 PM IST
Billionaire investor Warren Buffett buys newspapers every day, the hometown daily included, but on Wednesday he dispensed with the single-issue price and bought the whole company instead.
- Nov 21, 2011 03:26 PM IST
According to Warren Buffett, Europe's debt crisis had shown up a 'major flaw' in the 17-member euro zone system and it would take more than words to fix it.
- Nov 21, 2011 10:08 AM IST
Octogenarian billionaire investor Warren Buffett arrived on his first visit to Japan on Monday, fanning speculation about his possible investments in the country's battered stock market.
- Nov 14, 2011 07:12 PM IST
Warren Buffett said his Berkshire Hathaway Inc has accumulated a 5.5%stake in IBM, the billionaire investor's biggest bet in the technology field he has historically shunned.
- Sep 28, 2011 03:45 AM IST
Warren Buffett launched a share buyback program at Berkshire Hathaway Inc for the first time in 40 years that poses the question of how best to deploy the cash a profitable company generates and how investors might respond.
- Sep 12, 2011 10:15 PM IST
Berkshire Hathaway Inc expanded its succession plan for Warren Buffett on Monday, saying Virginia fund manager Ted Weschler will join the company early next year to help oversee its investments.
- Sep 12, 2011 08:15 PM IST
Berkshire Hathaway Inc expanded its succession plan for Warren Buffett on Monday, saying Virginia fund manager Ted Weschler will join the company to help oversee its investments from early next year.
- Aug 26, 2011 12:10 PM IST
Warren Buffett showed again that his name and money is enough to give a struggling company instant credibility in the market. But the legendary investor also demonstrated his canny command of that reputation means that such deals can immediately generate profits.
- Aug 26, 2011 08:09 AM IST
Major stock averages fell on Thursday as traders were quick to shed positions ahead of a keenly awaited address by Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke on Friday.
- Aug 25, 2011 09:35 PM IST
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway will invest USD 5 billion in Bank of America, stepping in to shore up the company in the same way he helped prop up Goldman Sachs during the financial crisis.
- Aug 24, 2011 06:25 PM IST
Warren Buffett has a Chinese car problem, and he may be tempted to fix it himself -- at a cost of billions of dollars.
- Aug 12, 2011 08:05 AM IST
Warren Buffett has been buying amid this week's sharp declines in the market, and has not yet seen anything that suggests another downturn is emerging, the legendary investor told Fortune magazine.
- Jul 06, 2011 11:08 AM IST
Berkshire Hathaway Inc has joined the group bidding for Citigroup's consumer lending unit OneMain, formerly known as CitiFinancial, the Wall Street Journal said, citing people familiar with the matter.
- May 07, 2011 11:46 AM IST
Warren Buffett's conglomerate Berkshire Hathaway Inc reported a smaller profit for the first quarter, as reinsurance losses from the March 11 earthquake in Japan dragged down results.
- May 02, 2011 10:30 PM IST
Warren Buffett did his best this weekend to distance himself and the company he has run since 1965 from a stock-trading scandal, and to ease some of the pressure on his company's shares.
- May 01, 2011 10:20 AM IST
Berkshire Hathaway Inc will report a significantly lower first-quarter profit, as one of the worst quarters ever for global catastrophes weighed on the company's insurance businesses, Chief Executive Warren Buffett said on Saturday.
- May 01, 2011 10:20 AM IST
David Sokol fired back at Warren Buffett, with his lawyer saying the one-time Berkshire Hathaway Inc executive had been made a scapegoat over a transaction that led to his sudden resignation.
- May 01, 2011 10:11 AM IST
Warren Buffett lavished praise on his reinsurance chief Ajit Jain on Saturday, saying the man many investors hope will succeed Buffett was devoted to Berkshire Hathaway and his work.
- Apr 29, 2011 08:00 AM IST
Warren Buffett will not limit the scope of questions he is asked at this weekend's annual meeting of his conglomerate Berkshire Hathaway, the iconic investor told Fox Business on Thursday.