investorsentimentreadings.html Bullish stories: Discover [ DFS ; pg 14]; Diebold [ DBD ; pg 14]; ThermoFischer Scientific [ TMO ; pg 15]; USG [pg 16]; Synaptics [ SYNA ; pg 17; see link below]. SYNA story http://online.barrons.com/news/articles/SB50001424127887323949604580113870140899254
the difference was attributable to a lower-than-expected depreciation charge (as a result of the formation of the Boral- USG Gypsum joint venture) and a sharp improvement in Boral USA earnings (positive for the first time in six years). Reported
growth region through the joint venture with USG Limited.The US has been disappointing ..... earnings upside. The joint venture with USG Limited has improved the financial health ..... Diversification extends with the formation of the USG /Boral gypsum joint venture and U.S
"Berkshire had owned convertible notes of USG since 2008 and was effectively forced to convert the notes when they were called for redemption by USG in December 2013," says Warren Buffett in a statement . "This event triggered a filing requirement
(Reuters) - Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc agreed to pay an $896,000 fine to settle U.S. government accusations that it violated antitrust rules by failing to report a transaction that boosted its stake in building products company USG Corp.
At issue is Berkshire Hathaway ( BRK.A , BRK.B ) failing to report in a timely fashion its boosted voting stake in USG late last year (it swapped convertible notes into common stock). The company today agreed to pay a $896K civil penalty to
Aug 20 (Reuters) - Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc has agreed to pay an $896,000 civil penalty to the U.S. government for having failed to timely report that it had boosted its voting stake in building products company USG Corp .
By Zvi Bar : Warren Buffett is considered one of the best long-term investors, if not the best. His business, Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE: BRK.A ), (NYSE: BRK.B ), is a holding company that primarily holds several large positions in well-known American companies, and wholly owns many others. Most of
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generally from within the company. The current CEO, Louis Gries, was appointed in 2005 after joining James Hardie from USG Corporation in 1991 and after extensive operational management experience at the Fontana plant in California. He is the only