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What Did Warren Buffett Buy? Quarterly Contest and Winners Announced

August 02, 2013 | About:
Holly LaFon

Holly LaFon

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With Warren Buffett revealing his second quarter portfolio in the next few weeks, do you think you already know what he bought? GuruFocus is offering a classic book on value investing to anyone who correctly assesses the guru’s investing activity, as part of its “What Did Warren Buffett Buy?” quarterly contest.

Winners receive their choice of the following books:

· Joel Greenblatt: The Little Book That Still Beats the Market (Little Books. Big Profits)

· Joel Greenblatt: You Can Be a Stock Market Genius: Uncover the Secret Hiding Places of Stock Market Profits

· Benjamin Graham: The Intelligent Investor: The Definitive Book on Value Investing. A Book of Practical Counsel (Revised Edition)

· Martin Whitman: The Aggressive Conservative Investor

· Peter Lynch: Beating the Street

· Peter Lynch: One Up On Wall Street : How To Use What You Already Know To Make Money In The Market

· Benjamin Graham: Security Analysis: The Classic 1934 Edition

· David Dreman: Contrarian Investment Strategies - The Next Generation

· The Snowball: The Snowball: Warren Buffett and the Business of Life

· Howard Marks: The Most Important Thing: Uncommon Sense for the Thoughtful Investor (Columbia Business School Publishing)

Three GuruFocus readers won last quarter: clamn, guruplus and Luishernadez. They correctly guessed that Buffett bought or added to holdings in National Oilwell Varco (NOV), DaVita (DVA), Wells Fargo (WFC) and Starz (STRZA).

Submit your guess by entering three stock symbols in the comment section below. We will let you know if you win. Happy guessing.


Rating: 3.6/5 (8 votes)

Comments

rdonehow
Rdonehow - 1 year ago
DVA, IBM, NOV
kfh227
Kfh227 premium member - 1 year ago
LEE, AA,IBM
itzarjuna
Itzarjuna premium member - 1 year ago
DVA,WFC,CBI
luishernadez
Luishernadez premium member - 1 year ago
- Wells Fargo (WFC) - Buffett

- Chicago Bridge & Iron (CBI) - Todd Combs

- DaVita (DVA) - Ted Weschler
clemo69
Clemo69 premium member - 1 year ago
Nov, dva, ibm
amitduapec
Amitduapec - 1 year ago
WFC,DVA,VBI

Holly,

I was right last quarter.

You can see my entry as Fourth comment.

Last quarter link

http://www.gurufocus.com/news/217862/win-the-quarterly-warren-buffett-contest

Here is what dataroma shows

( He did buy IBM too in last quarter)

http://www.dataroma.com/m/holdings.php?m=brk

surmac
Surmac premium member - 1 year ago
WFC, LLY, LMT
thevog
Thevog premium member - 1 year ago
dva, cbi and nov
fkw1979
Fkw1979 - 1 year ago
WFC, NOV, DVA
cirros
Cirros premium member - 1 year ago
ORCL,GM, WFC
chihin
Chihin - 1 year ago


DVA, IBM, WFC
jtdaniel
Jtdaniel premium member - 1 year ago
Heineken, Wells Fargo and National Oilwell Varco.
dontfretit
Dontfretit premium member - 1 year ago
DVA,WFC,CBI
vgm
Vgm - 1 year ago
WFC, DVA, NOV
varunfriend
Varunfriend premium member - 1 year ago
WFC, NOV, DVA
CarstenPrause
CarstenPrause - 1 year ago


IBM, DVA, WFC, NOV
gasper.smolic
Gasper.smolic - 1 year ago
NOV, DVA, IBM
swnyc2
Swnyc2 - 1 year ago
CBI, DVA,NOV
jameshou
Jameshou premium member - 1 year ago
IBM, WFC, NOV
vinmar1
Vinmar1 premium member - 1 year ago


DVA, WFC, NOV
Steve Pomeranz
Steve Pomeranz premium member - 1 year ago
Wfc, DVA, CBI
josephctann
Josephctann - 1 year ago
DVA, IBM, WFC, NOV
nelson.637
Nelson.637 - 1 year ago
DVA, WFC, DTV
David Kerr
David Kerr premium member - 1 year ago
DVA, WFC, CBI



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