Warren Buffett Archive

Complex Motives In Buffett’s Burlington Northern Purchase

November 5, 2009  ·  Category: Business Culture and Current Events, Stocks, Warren Buffett
Some analysts have been puzzling over the high price Buffett agreed to pay for Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNI).  He paid $100 a share for a company that has earned $5.38 over the last 12 months ...
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Buffett Bets Big On Burlington Northern

November 3, 2009  ·  Category: Market Commentary, Stocks, Warren Buffett
Most important of all, however, it's an all-in wager on the economic future of the United States. - Warren Buffett on his acquisition of Burlington Northern This morning, Berkshire Hathaway came to an agreement to acquire the ...
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Top Gun FP Client Note: Another Bubble

NOTE: Every week I write a Client Note for my clients.  For a limited time, I am allowing non-clients to sign up and receive the Client Note.  You can sign up at the top right ...
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Buffett: US Dollar Could Be In Trouble

August 19, 2009  ·  Category: Currencies, Gold, Inflation, Market Commentary, Warren Buffett
When Warren Buffett speaks, people listen.  For the first time in ten months (see "Buffett NY Times Op-Ed: Buy Now", Top Gun FP, October 17, 2009), Buffett voiced his views in a very public forum ...
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Chorus Growing For Second Stimulus

July 10, 2009  ·  Category: Humor, Macro Economics, Politics, Warren Buffett
But they should also be prepared to add to the stimulus now that it’s clear that the first round wasn’t big enough. ..... He needs to remind the country that he’s trying to steer the country through ...
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Buffett NY Times Op-Ed: Buy Now

October 17, 2008  ·  Category: Market Commentary, Sentiment Analysis, Warren Buffett
A simple rule dictates my buying: Be fearful when others are greedy, and be greedy when others are fearful. And most certainly, fear is now widespread, gripping even seasoned investors. To be sure, investors are ...
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