USG rises on speculation Buffett may purchase company
``There may be speculation that Warren Buffett is looking to buy the entire company, which I think he would like to do at the right price,'' James Barrett, an analyst at CL King & Associates in New York, said in an interview. ``I don't think Warren is bidding for the company at this time.''
A USG spokesman wasn't available to comment, and Buffett didn't immediately respond to an e-mail seeking comment.
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