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Holly LaFon
Holly LaFon
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Warren Buffett on Precision Castparts, IBM, Disney and Media Stocks

August 10, 2015 | About:

Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK.A)(NYSE:BRK.B) CEO Warren Buffett (Trades, Portfolio) was on CNBC's Squawk Box this morning explaining why his purchase of Precision Castparts Corp. (NYSE:PCP) was different from his Burlington Northern acquisition in terms of price and how the idea originated with his portfolio manager Todd Combs, who now manages about $9 billion. He also talked about Precision Castparts' CEO, who "loves what he does," and what he thinks about IBM Corp. (NYSE:IBM), Walt Disney Co. (NYSE:DIS) and media stocks.

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Holly LaFon
I'm a financial journalist with a Master of Science in journalism from Medill at Northwestern University.

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