May 07, 2017 09:40 AM IST
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.
- May 06, 2017 08:06 PM IST
Watch accompanying videos of Berkshire Hathaway's 52nd annual meet wherein the oracle of Omaha is addressing the shareholders.
- May 06, 2017 01:10 PM IST
The Berkshire Hathaway Annual Shareholders Meeting will be held on 6 May.
- May 06, 2017 09:41 AM IST
India’s market cap to GDP is relatively lower than the US where the ratio stands at 148 percent, followed by Japan (131 percent), UK (118 percent), Korea (101 percent), and while for China this ratio stands at 62 percent.
- May 05, 2017 07:32 PM IST
Warren Buffett says he's sold about a third of the 81 million shares he holds in IBM, sending the stock sharply lower before the opening bell.
- May 05, 2017 08:54 AM IST
IBM has lost the confidence of one of its biggest investors, Berkshire Hathaway Chairman and CEO Warren Buffett.
- Apr 20, 2017 09:40 AM IST
Wells Fargo's board is facing a threat at a shareholder meeting next week because proxy advisers are telling shareholders not to support many of them. The opposition is related to a scandal wherein employees created up to 2 million accounts in customers' names without their permission.
- Mar 19, 2017 04:09 PM IST
Warren Buffett described the Mcap/GDP ratio as the single best measure of where valuations stand at any given moment.
- Mar 16, 2017 01:47 PM IST
- Mar 09, 2017 12:55 PM IST
If we follow Buffett, some of the fundamental factors support the Indian aviation sector too. There is no gainsaying that India remains an attractive market which has been growing at a healthy clip - passenger growth has remained above 20 percent for the 13th consecutive month.
- Mar 07, 2017 08:28 AM IST
On 30-year US Treasury bonds, Buffett said: "It absolutely baffles me who buys the 30-year bond" and that doing so was not sensible at current yields. US 30-year government bonds last yielded 2.964 percent.
- Feb 28, 2017 06:00 PM IST
It is a mark of Warren Buffett‘s smart investment choices over the years that whenever he decides to pass on his wisdom, value investors are all ears.
- Feb 27, 2017 07:35 PM IST
Billionaire investor Warren Buffett told CNBC on Monday he would judge President Donald Trump after four years, first and foremost, by how safe the US has been kept.
- Feb 27, 2017 11:49 AM IST
Berkshire Hathaway released the 2016 annual letter to its shareholders written by its legendary chairman Warren Buffett.
- Feb 26, 2017 12:52 PM IST
Billionaire investor Warren Buffett used his annual letter today to laud immigrants and their contribution to the growth of the US economy amid President Donald Trump's anti-immigrant stance.
- Feb 25, 2017 11:37 AM IST
Warren Buffett, widely considered one of the world's best investors, is likely to tout the merits of passive investing this weekend to readers of his annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders.
- Feb 17, 2017 09:39 PM IST
US-based Kraft Heinz announced on Friday proposed a USD 143 billion merger with Unilever in what would be one of the biggest deals ever. But the Anglo-Dutch consumer goods giant has declined, saying in a statement the offer fundamentally undervalues" the company.
- Feb 15, 2017 07:52 AM IST
In a regulatory filing, Berkshire reported owning 57.4 million shares of Apple as of Dec. 31, which would now be worth USD7.74 billion, up from just from 15.2 million shares in the iPhone maker three months earlier.
- Feb 08, 2017 12:30 PM IST
Reports say that institutional investors are asking IT companies to announce a liberal buyback policy. But the fact is, though such a policy is good for investors, it is not necessarily so for a company.
- Jan 28, 2017 01:02 PM IST
The world's two richest people were speaking to students at Columbia University after US President Donald Trump started to unwind the work of his predecessor Barack Obama in a series of executive orders, prompting concern from critics over what the actions mean for Americans and their place in the world.
- Jan 20, 2017 09:54 PM IST
American International Group Inc has agreed to pay roughly USD 10.2 billion to Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc to take on many long-term risks on US commercial insurance policies it has already written.
- Nov 15, 2016 12:52 PM IST
Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. invested USD 797 million in American Airlines, USD 249 million in Delta Air Lines and USD 237 million in United Continental Holdings, according to a regulatory filing reviewed Monday by AFP.
- Nov 12, 2016 12:13 PM IST
Buffett, a vocal critic of Trump, endorsed Democrat Hillary Clinton during her failed bid for the White House. Her husband, former President Bill Clinton, implemented the North American Free Trade Agreement in 1994.
- Oct 19, 2016 02:43 PM IST
The company, which is awaiting regulatory approvals, plans to operate in the reinsurance space via its subsidiary Gen Re. It expects to start Indian operations by FY17-end or early FY18 with an initial capital of Rs 100 crore.
- Jul 21, 2016 07:48 PM IST
Billionaire investor Warren Buffett told CNBC on Thursday that companies should stop issuing earnings guidance because it can lead to "a lot of malpractice" and "bad results."