Berkshire's cash stake, Buffett's politics, the housing market, succession, and more will be on the menu at this weekend's annual shareholder meeting.
A dividend would be a good way to return capital to shareholders, says Morningstar's Drew Woodbury, but Buffett's reluctance means investors shouldn't hold their breath for one.
A string of disappointments and difficulties led to sour results for some, but not all, newsmakers this week, reports Morningstar markets editor Jeremy Glaser.
Some high-profile exits in international and corporate news are worth checking into, says Morningstar markets editor Jeremy Glaser.
European banks, energy policy, financial risk models, political gridlock, and tepid real economic growth were among the downsides discussed at Saturday's Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting.
Five stats from the market and the stories behind them. This week: no magic in Dow 15,000, 10% growth for a content king, Windows 8.1, and more.
Morningstar markets editor Jeremy Glaser highlights some must-dos in 2013 for banks, Blackberry devices, frazzled investors, and corporate America's balance sheets.
By investing in high-quality, but capital-intensive, businesses, Buffett might be trying to prevent his successor from making a big mistake, says Sanibel Captiva's Pat Dorsey.
We saw a higher level of trading by our top managers in the most recent period.
Readers say they've learned much about quality, valuation, and patience from the Oracle of Omaha.
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