Warren Buffett
Warren Buffett
Berkshire Hathaway
Last update 2018-09-10 44 Stocks (0 new)
Value $195.62 Bil Turnover 2 %
Top Holdings: AAPL (23.84%) WFC (12.81%) KHC (10.46%) BAC (9.79%) KO (8.97%)
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Warren Buffett Profile

Warren Buffett is the most respected and successful investor in history. Buffett has been called "The Oracle of Omaha" for his impressive investing prowess. As of September 2007, he was the third richest person in the world. Buffett studied under the legendary Benjamin Graham at Columbia University. Graham had a major impact on Buffett's life and investment strategies. Buffett is Chairman of the miraculous Berkshire Hathaway, which he built from a textile company into a major corporation with a market cap in excess of $200 billion. Under Buffett's leadership, Berkshire shares averaged a 21.4% compounded annual gain in per-share book value from 1965-2006.

Warren Buffett Investing Philosophy

Warren Buffett follows a value investing strategy that is an adaptation of Benjamin Graham's approach. His investment strategy of discipline, patience and value consistently outperforms the market and his moves are followed by thousands of investors worldwide. Buffett seeks to acquire great companies trading at a discount to their intrinsic value, and to hold them for a long time. He will only invest in businesses that he understands, and always insists on a margin of safety. Regarding the types of businesses Berkshire likes to purchase, Buffett stated, "We want businesses to be one (a) that we can understand; (b) with favorable long-term prospects; (c) operated by honest and competent people; and (d) available at a very attractive price."

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What Would Warren Buffett Buy?
Are these stocks the kind of investments Buffett would buy today?
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90 Views    Rupert Hargreaves    2018-10-19 20:20
Warren Buffett’s Airline Holdings Rise on Wednesday
Airline stocks soar on strong results from United
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189 Views    James Li    2018-10-17 19:20
The Power of Common Sense
Warren Buffett explains how common sense can help investors beat the market
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668 Views    Rupert Hargreaves    2018-10-16 20:08
Warren Buffett: Learn From Your Mistakes and Move Forward
The Oracle of Omaha discusses missed opportunities
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183 Views    Rupert Hargreaves    2018-10-16 19:50
Notes From Duan Yongping's Talk at Stanford University - Part III
Question 31-53
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181 Views    Grahamites    2018-10-16 16:36
US Market Indexes Rebound on Friday
Nasdaq closes at 7,496.89 for a gain of 2.29%
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225 Views    Julie Young    2018-10-12 21:31
Warren Buffett: What Makes a Moat
The Oracle of Omaha on 'share of mind'
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216 Views    Rupert Hargreaves    2018-10-12 18:41
Warren Buffett’s Wells Fargo Rises on Strong 3rd-Quarter Net Interest Income
Bank reports key net interest income drivers in credit card and consumer loan businesses
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164 Views    James Li    2018-10-12 18:13
Warren Buffett on Valuing a Business
Warren Buffett tells students how he looks for value at a business.
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365 Views    Rupert Hargreaves    2018-10-12 16:59
Is Buffett Actually Thinking About Buying an Airline?
Let's pretend he's at least contemplated the idea during the last 3 months
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280 Views    Jonathan Poland    2018-10-11 15:18

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5 Lessons From Michael Burry
Lessons from Burry's early blogs to help you improve your investing process
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6134 Views    Rupert Hargreaves    2016-09-14 18:10
Charlie Munger Comments and the Art of Stock Picking
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7028 Views    John Huber    2015-04-27 21:56
How Warren Buffett Squeezes So Much Value Out of So Few Stock Ideas
How much value you get out of a single stock idea depends on how big your position size is, how long you hold the stock, how fast the stock compounds its value and how cheap it is
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2191 Views    Geoff Gannon    2017-09-29 15:41
The Oracle Shared Insights on Making 50% a Year Managing Small Sums
Buffett gives a specific answer to a KU student's question
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7426 Views    Grahamites    2016-01-18 02:59
On Focus Level and How You Spend Your Day
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2560 Views    Grahamites    2015-05-18 14:09
S&P 500 Tech Companies: Watch Their Noses Lengthen
A look at the continued exclusion of stock-based compensation from reported earnings
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1790 Views    The Science of Hitting    2016-03-16 15:24
A Fond Farewell
After 100 articles, it's time to hear new voices
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1707 Views    Thomas Macpherson    2017-01-21 19:20
An Important Lesson From Ben Graham by Charlie Munger
Munger's recounts of one of Ben Graham's teachings.
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3519 Views    Grahamites    2018-06-11 15:08
It Rarely Pays to Be Pessimistic
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1822 Views    Grahamites    2014-05-07 21:46
Why Buying Stocks Blind Beats Careful Analysis
Value investors would be wise to stop thinking so hard about the stocks they buy
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7501 Views    Mitchell Mauer    2016-04-11 19:04