Hi all, I just finished the book that Mr. Buffett put out of all of his shareholder letters (I got it for the Kindle for 2.99)... in addition to all the letters that one can read on the computer at Berkshire's website, it includes the nine or so letters that were for the Buffett Partnership, and ...
reasons - it does not show the whole picture of the manager's strategy. For example, a long position in XOM by Berkshire Hathaway may not express a bullish view on XOM, but rather an undisclosed bearish view on CVX with a comparable hedge
business. Valued at roughly $288 billion, Berkshire Hathaway ( BRK . A ) ( BRK . B ) has operations spanning insurance, utilities ..... as Wrigley ( WWY )). A large portion of Berkshire Hathaway 's valuation rests in its ownership of equity
By Smead Capital Management : At Smead Capital Management, we love to acknowledge financial journalists who really demonstrate an understanding of the underlying truths associated with high-quality and long-duration common stock investing. The latest on the subject of "high quality" came from a ...
By Morningstar : By Samuel Lee This article was published in the April 2013 issue of Morningstar ETFInvestor. Download a complimentary copy of ETFInvestor here . When I first began investing, I caught the passive investing bug bad. The efficient-markets hypothesis, or EMH, was like a divine ...
to admit to his mistakes in Berkshire Hathaway , Inc .'s ( BRK . A ) annual reports, without ..... is his acknowledged error in BRK . A 's 2008 investment in ConocoPhillips ..... his letter to shareholders in BRK . A 's 2008 Annual Report, page
sort of takes a backseat (in terms of market recognition) to better known insurance brands such as Berkshire Hathaway ( BRK . A ) ( BRK . B ) or American International Group ( AIG ). I think this is quite undeserved as Hartford Financial has
Canadian insurance conglomerate Fairfax Financial (FFH.TO, FRFHF) very similarly to the way Buffett runs Berkshire Hathaway ( BRK . A , BRK . B ). The bonds of Fairfax (Cusip 303901ag7) are a low-risk investment, yielding 3.6%, maturing
Research, Inc. measures a company's long-term economics, which was first described by Buffett in Berkshire Hathaway 's ( BRK . A ) ( BRK . B ) 2007 annual shareholder letter . Today, we share our analysis of Wells Fargo's financial statements
By Between The Lines : After strongly outperforming the S&P 500 through July, Berkshire ( BRK . A , BRK . B ) treaded water for a few months but then began to notably underperform the SP500 since Berkshire announced Q3 earnings on Nov