Ajay Piramal on wit and wisdom of Warren Buffett
Mar 24, 2011
Market changes lead to greed: Buffett
Mar 24, 2011
On April 04, 2017 16:07 (IST)
Buffett's investment firm, Berkshire Hathaway Inc., owns 9.3 percent of Coca-Cola -- a holding valued at about $17 billion. The 86-year-old has been a major shareholder in the beverage giant for more than a quarter-century and spent about $1.3 billion building the stake.
On March 30, 2017 07:54 (IST)
The S&P 500 financial index slipped 0.48 percent, weighed down by Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan. The sector had risen more than 1 percent a day earlier.
On March 20, 2017 22:02 (IST)
Mr Gates was followed by Berkshire Hathaway chief Warren Buffett among the top 10 billionaires, a group heavily dominated by Americans, many of whom work in the technology sector.
On February 15, 2017 18:30 (IST)
The Omaha, Nebraska-based conglomerate also owns roughly 90 companies such as the BNSF railroad, Geico car insurance and Dairy Queen ice cream.
On October 11, 2016 23:08 (IST)
Warren Buffett has the kind of money problem most people would envy: a growing mountain of cash.
On August 16, 2016 09:48 (IST)
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Monday said it has increased its stake in Apple Inc by 55 per cent, boosting its bet on the iPhone and iPod maker even as prominent investors like George Soros and Carl Icahn shed theirs.
On August 02, 2016 16:46 (IST)
Two wealthy men, two IRS audits, two tax returns, and one date - possibly. Warren Buffett threw down the gauntlet Monday in Omaha, challenging Donald Trump to release his tax returns "anytime, anywhere" between now and election day.
On July 29, 2016 10:08 (IST)
Jeff Bezos, the founder and chief executive of Amazon.com Inc, has become the world's third-richest person as of the market close for the first time, Forbes magazine said, passing Warren Buffett, the chairman and chief executive of Berkshire Hathaway Inc.
On May 20, 2016 22:18 (IST)
Raiguel will report to Ajit Jain, who oversees Berkshire Hathaway Reinsurance Group and has long been viewed as a potential successor to Buffett at Berkshire itself.
On May 17, 2016 08:01 (IST)
The investment was announced amid an increasing view among investors that Apple may deserve a lower valuation because its heady growth days may be over. However, Apple has a strong balance sheet and management, attributes long favored by Berkshire.
On May 16, 2016 19:55 (IST)
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Monday revealed a new stake in Apple Inc, in a bet that the stock's price could rebound after iPhone sales fell for the first time.
On May 14, 2016 14:01 (IST)
Berkshire Hathaway Inc chairman Warren Buffett is backing a consortium vying for Yahoo Inc's internet assets that includes Quicken Loans Inc founder Dan Gilbert, people familiar with the matter said on Friday.
On May 07, 2016 17:30 (IST)
Billionaire investor Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Friday said it recently learned that one of its foreign units made sales through a third-party distributor to customers in Iran, despite US sanctions against that country.
On May 03, 2016 08:12 (IST)
The Dow Jones industrial average closed up 117.52 points, or 0.66 percent, to 17,891.16, the S&P 500 gained 16.13 points, or 0.78 percent, to 2,081.43 and the Nasdaq Composite added 42.24 points, or 0.88 percent, to 4,817.59.
On May 02, 2016 20:44 (IST)
Warren Buffett, chairman and chief executive of conglomerate Berkshire Hathaway, said Monday he would be more likely to buy than sell IBM shares over the next two years, and that he did not seek to profit from global central bank actions.
On May 02, 2016 17:37 (IST)
Warren Buffett, the CEO of Berkshire Hathaway Inc, is known for his keen eye for a bargain. And there were plenty on offer for shareholders attending Berkshire's annual meeting over the weekend, where goods from some 50 Berkshire businesses were on show, often at big discounts.
On May 01, 2016 15:33 (IST)
Warren Buffett on Saturday said Berkshire Hathaway Inc is poised to do well no matter who wins the White House in November, and the billionaire investor defended the performance and tactics of the conglomerate's several large investments.
On February 17, 2016 12:35 (IST)
His remarkably successful track record means that many investors look for ideas to copy in these quarterly filings.