Bought Berkshrie Hathaway and Apple

(August 30, 2018) In a live interview with Becky Quick just before hosting the winner of an annual charity auction of lunch with him, Warren Buffett reveals Berkshire Hathaway has bought a “little” more Apple stock, and has bought back a “little” of its own stock. He also discusses how he doesn’t know when to... Continue Reading →

Warren Buffett Was Wrong on IBM

(August 30, 2017) In a live interview on CNBC’s “Squawk on the Street,” Warren Buffett concedes he made a mistake when he bought IBM, explains why he thinks Apple is different, predicts Berkshire will keep its Bank of America stock for a “long, long time,” and declines to criticize President Trump.

Apple is In, IBM Is Out

(May 6, 2017) Warren Buffett analyzes the differences between two names he’s bought for Berkshire Hathaway’s portfolio that are often seen as technology companies, an area he used to avoid.

Bought Big Chunk of Apple

(Feb 27, 2017) Warren Buffett looks at individual stocks. It has nothing to do with the Federal Reserve or the election. Berkshire Hathaway bought a lot more Apple since year end, says Buffett.

Did Not Buy Facebook

Facebook kicks off its highly anticipated IPO road show Monday, but two men won't be taking the pitch -- legendary investor Warren Buffett and his 88-year old co-pilot Charlie Munger. Despite the hype, they aren't interested in investing in Facebook for Berkshire Hathaway's portfolio or for their own.

Internet Stock is a Trap

(April 28, 2001) In the wake of the internet bubble’s deflation, Warren Buffett sees a “diminished” threat to traditional “brick and mortar” retailers and “gullible” investors.

On Tech Companies

(May 4, 1998) Warren Buffett explains why, despite admiring tech companies and their founders, he doesn’t invest in the tech industry.

On Y2K Problem

(May 4, 1998) Widespread concern about the Y2K computer bug issue spread in the years leading up to the year 2000. Berkshire Hathaway Chairman Warren Buffett says he’s not too worried.

On Intel and Microsoft

(May 5, 1997) Berkshire Hathaway Chairman Warren Buffett explains why he doesn’t invest in technology companies even though they’re growing rapidly.

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