An MBA graduate from Columbia Business School, he ran a hedge fund before joining Berkshire in 2010
On the question that if he would get involved in blockchain related projects, Buffett said there was no such plan
Ajit Jain, who graduated with a BTech degree from IIT Kharagpur joined Berkshire Hathaway in 1986.
Buffett was responding to a question about the damage to Boeing's reputation after 737 MAX planes were involved in two fatal crashes that left a total of nearly 350 people dead in a span of less than five months.
On the sidelines of the annual shareholders meeting of his Berkshire Hathaway empire in Omaha, Buffett made a surprise appearance at a gathering called Variant Perspectives, organized by a group of women financial professionals aiming to end the imbalance.
Buffett maintained that "we paid too much money" for Kraft.
Checklist when price to book value becomes a trap: - When the stated value of assets in the books is higher than their realisable value - When a company’s balance sheet contains too many intangibles - When the company has huge contingent liabilities - When a large part of the liability is shifted to the future
Tim Sloan, stepped down as chief executive of Wells Fargo last month, becoming the second CEO to leave the bank in the fallout of a wide-ranging sales practices scandal.
Strategy tips from the guru of ‘scuttlebutt investing’
The last few months have been a bargain hunters’ market with investors picking up stressed stocks. But many of these bargains could be traps.
Algorithm can be used for investment as well as trading. It can be for high frequency, mid frequency, and low frequency. It can be for trend following, mean reversion, contra trend, pattern detection, news-based trading as well.
Although his letter focuses on Berkshire Hathaway, there are important investing principles on which he bases his letter.
A few key takeaways from Warren Buffett's newsletter are what we bring to you on our Pick of the Day.
Buffett said that his investments are not based on predicting market behaviour in forthcoming weeks.
1 share of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. costed $302,000 as of closing on February 22 on the New York Stock Exchange
At the end of December 2018, Buffett had $112 billion in Treasury bills and other cash equivalents to buy many attractive businesses
Buffett lamented these states of affairs in his widely read annual letter to Berkshire shareholders.
That's down from last year's profit of $32.6 billion, or $13.19 per B share.
The Eveready stock has corrected 44.96 percent in the past one year and risen 12.37 percent since January in anticipation of the deal
In part one of this interview, Professor Sanjay Bakshi traces his foray into investing.
The key difference between Buffett and many investors is that Buffett buys businesses and not stocks
The decline in Berkshire shares reflects Apple's impact on the Omaha, Nebraska-based company's book value, which measures assets minus liabilities and which Buffett uses to gauge growth.
Improving one's communication skills is the easiest way for people just starting out on their professional paths to increase their worth by 50 percent, Buffett told entrepreneur Michael Hood.
The share of organised retailing, or modern format retailing, which consists of hyper markets, super markets and small organised outlets, is only around 10 percent in India
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