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Warren Buffett Quarterly Contest Winners Announced
Posted by: Holly LaFon (IP Logged)
Date: September 5, 2012 02:32PM

Every quarter, GuruFocus holds a contests for readers to guess which stocks legendary investor Warren Buffett bought for the portfolio of his company, Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A)(BRK.B). In the second quarter, there were five winners: Rgarga, Mohmand, Chihin, Ecotycoon and Luishernadez. They guessed that Buffett bought three of the following: Wells Fargo (WFC), IBM (IBM), Lee Enterprises (LEE), Viacom (VIA.B), Bank of New York Mellon (BK), Liberty Media (LMCA), DaVita (DVA) and DirecTV (DTV). Congratulations! The winners will receive their choice of book on investing from a list of classics. Stay tuned for the third-quarter contest which we will announced shortly.

Please let us know your choice of book and your address from the Contact Us page.



Guru Discussed: Warren Buffett: Current Portfolio, Stock Picks
Stocks Discussed: WFC, IBM, LEE, VIA.B, BK, LMCA, DVA, DTV, BRK.A, BRK.B,
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Re Warren Buffett Quarterly Contest Winners Announced
Posted by: rgarga (IP Logged)
Date: September 5, 2012 06:21PM

How do we choose the book?



Guru Discussed: Warren Buffett: Current Portfolio, Stock Picks
Stocks Discussed: WFC, IBM, LEE, VIA.B, BK, LMCA, DVA, DTV, BRK.A, BRK.B,
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Re Warren Buffett Quarterly Contest Winners Announced
Posted by: ecotycoon (IP Logged)
Date: September 5, 2012 07:10PM

Love this contest it's a good learning process to put your self in the mind of one of the best :)

If possible I will take, Joel Greenblatt: You Can Be a Stock Market Genius: Uncover the Secret Hiding Places of Stock Market Profits.... as it's the only book i have not already read..haha :) It seem good too... :)

:) Thanks for the book and the contest :)



Guru Discussed: Warren Buffett: Current Portfolio, Stock Picks
Stocks Discussed: WFC, IBM, LEE, VIA.B, BK, LMCA, DVA, DTV, BRK.A, BRK.B,
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Re Warren Buffett Quarterly Contest Winners Announced
Posted by: chihin (IP Logged)
Date: September 5, 2012 08:19PM

How do we choose the book? I seem to also have been one of winners of the last contest back in June, but was never contacted by Gurufocus.



Guru Discussed: Warren Buffett: Current Portfolio, Stock Picks
Stocks Discussed: WFC, IBM, LEE, VIA.B, BK, LMCA, DVA, DTV, BRK.A, BRK.B,
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Re Warren Buffett Quarterly Contest Winners Announced
Posted by: rgarga (IP Logged)
Date: September 5, 2012 08:25PM

We will take the first one... Thank you.



Guru Discussed: Warren Buffett: Current Portfolio, Stock Picks
Stocks Discussed: WFC, IBM, LEE, VIA.B, BK, LMCA, DVA, DTV, BRK.A, BRK.B,
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Re Warren Buffett Quarterly Contest Winners Announced
Posted by: gurufocus (IP Logged)
Date: September 5, 2012 09:04PM

Please let us know where to send the book and the book you want from the "Contact Us" page.



Guru Discussed: Warren Buffett: Current Portfolio, Stock Picks
Stocks Discussed: WFC, IBM, LEE, VIA.B, BK, LMCA, DVA, DTV, BRK.A, BRK.B,
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