Sep 24, 2015 06:28 PM IST
You should keep a tab on the amount you invest, the liabilities you have and your networth. These are the three parameters one should be watchful of to measure his progress as investor.
- Sep 02, 2015 09:05 PM IST
Jim Rogers told a financial daily that he has sold his India shares. Fact is: Rogers has been a long-term India skeptic and has a right to be one.
- Aug 31, 2015 09:48 PM IST
All three major indexes slipped more than 1 percent on Monday after weekend comments from Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer appeared to keep the door open for a rate hike in September.
- Aug 10, 2015 07:59 PM IST
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc said it would buy aerospace parts maker Precision Castparts Corp in a USD 37.2 billion deal, its biggest ever, taking it out of the market for another big acquisition for now.
- Aug 05, 2015 11:42 AM IST
As valuations rise and there are not many low hanging fruits, it is the time to be cautiously optimistic with your investments in risky assets such as equities.
- Aug 01, 2015 03:18 PM IST
The bulk of the Clintons' income came from speeches delivered to corporate and interest groups by Bill Clinton and later by Hillary Clinton after she resigned as Secretary of State in early 2013.
- Jul 29, 2015 09:42 AM IST
To make the most of an opportunity is a great idea, but one should also know what an opportunity is.
- Jul 07, 2015 09:06 AM IST
The 10th annual donation, Buffett's largest, comprised 20.64 million Class "B" shares of Berkshire, and increased Buffett's total contributions to the charities to more than USD 21.5 billion.
- Jun 17, 2015 03:15 PM IST
Warren Buffett with USD 70.1 billion took the second slot on the list. Spain's Amancio Ortega (USD 65 billion) came in next.
- Jun 02, 2015 09:03 AM IST
Buffett has raised USD 17.8 million in 15 prior annual auctions for Glide, a charity in San Francisco's Tenderloin district that provides food, health care, rehabilitation and other services for the poor and homeless.
- May 04, 2015 10:00 PM IST
Buffett said he has no idea when the Fed might move. "They've fooled me so far. So I've been wrong," he said.
- May 04, 2015 08:58 AM IST
Renowned value investor Parag Parikh was killed in a car accident in Omaha, Nebraska, in the US Sunday, where he was attending the annual shareholder meeting of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway corporation.
- Apr 16, 2015 11:47 AM IST
The study, which is an analysis of CEO salaries at the 100 largest public US companies as measured by revenue, puts Microsoft's Indian-origin chief Satya Nadella on the top with a pay package of USD 84.3 million (Rs 525 crore) a year.
- Apr 10, 2015 07:44 PM IST
For Raamdeo Agrawal, joint managing director, Motilal Oswal, the biggest advise or rule of Buffett that he abides by is: 'Rule number 1: Never lose money, and rule number 2: Don't forget rule number 1'.
- Apr 02, 2015 03:38 PM IST
The contents of the new reforms list, which has been published by the Greek press and involves raising an extra 4.7-6.1 billion euros (USD 5.09-USD 6.61 billion) in government revenues, represents "a clear step in the right direction" according to economists at Barclays Capital.
- Mar 07, 2015 02:29 PM IST
Where Warren Buffett goes, others tend to follow, and bankers are predicting that Berkshire Hathaway's euro debut will open the US corporate issuance floodgates further. So far this year, US firms have already sold an impressive 30 billion euros or so, according to Thomson Reuters data.
- Mar 03, 2015 08:52 AM IST
Buffett has long been a critic of so-called alternative investing, a category that includes hedge and private equity funds, among others. The reason is the cut they take for their services, which can make billions of dollars for the managers but far less for clients, according to the man sometimes called "The Oracle of Omaha."
- Mar 02, 2015 09:37 PM IST
Among the 90 Indians on the Forbes Rich List 2015, published on Monday, Ambani (39th globally) is closely followed by pharmaceuticals business tycoon Dilip Shanghvi (44th rank with networth of USD 20 billion) and Azim Premji (48th with USD 19.1 billion).
- Mar 02, 2015 08:42 AM IST
Warren Buffett released his annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders on Saturday, written with his usual mix of business facts, common-sense advice and showmanship. This year marks the 50th anniversary of Buffett's time heading the sprawling conglomerate.
- Mar 02, 2015 08:36 AM IST
Warren Buffett wants to buy more businesses to add to Berkshire Hathaway Inc's "sprawl," but cautioned it may not keep the company he has run for 50 years from evolving into something rarely used to describe it up until now: average.
- Mar 01, 2015 12:27 PM IST
While Buffet stopped short of naming his successor, company Vice Chairman Charles Munger named Jain and Abel, who heads Berkshire's energy business, while talking about possible successors to Buffett.
- Feb 17, 2015 02:19 PM IST
The maker of Nutella spread and Ferrero Rocher chocolates has long been viewed as an appetising target for rivals such as Mondelez International, Nestle, Mars and Hershey.
- Dec 10, 2014 02:17 PM IST
The Berkshire Hathaway, CEO and legendary investor made the single biggest charitable donation this year, giving USD 2.1 billion to the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation in the form of 16.6 million shares of his company.
- Dec 02, 2014 08:59 PM IST
Raamdeo Agrawal, joint MD of Motilal Oswal Financial Services is a great believer of power of value migration.
- Mar 04, 2014 01:02 PM IST
One problem for any successor is that Buffett, by dint of his long stewardship of Berkshire and the outperformance he has delivered over most of the past half century, has the freedom to make mistakes or underperform the stock market in ways that could cost other CEOs their jobs.