(February 14, 2019) CNBC's Becky Quick interviews the legendary investor Charlie Munger. In this excerpt, Munger gives his take on the national debt and what he thinks of Amazon's Jeff Bezo's handling of the National Enquirer situation.
(February 14, 2019) The legendary Charlie Munger joins CNBC's Becky Quick to share his expertise of China. They discuss the on-going U.S.-China trade talks, what he thinks of President Trump's calls about making sure free trade is fair, and other geopolitical tensions in the world.
(February 14, 2019) CNBC’s Becky Quick sits down with legendary #Berkshire Hathaway Vice Chairman Charlie #Munger for a one-on-one conversation after the Daily Journal Annual Meeting in Los Angeles. In a wide-ranging conversation and his usual no-holds-barred manner, the 95-year-old chairman of the Daily Journal gave his thoughts on whether he thinks the golden era... Continue Reading →
(September 12, 2018) When the banks began to fail in 2008, executives turned to Warren Buffett in a plea for last-minute funding. He later called the events that followed an "economic Pearl Harbor." Ten years later, Warren Buffett explains what happen to the financial crisis of 2008.
(September 8, 2018) Warren Buffett, chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, comments on China's economy and the potential for a global slowdown during an interview with Bloomberg's David Westin on "Bloomberg Markets."
(September 6, 2018) A decade after the financial crisis, billionaire investor Warren Buffett explains what was behind the 2008 mayhem, what we can do to limit the damage and opportunities missed last time.
(September 4, 2018) Warren Buffett of Berkshire Hathaway explains how he thinks the economy is doing, why he thinks the wealthy should donate more, and if the Trump administration's tax plan is effective.
Warren Buffett stated the fact that the cost of steel increased in the past few weeks, but Warren Buffett does not think that the trade tensions between the United States and China will dig each other into something that precipitates and continue any kind of real trade war in this country.
Warren Buffett takes shareholders back to his first stock trade in 1942—a transaction he now regrets. He shares the story to illustrate his belief that no matter what’s happening in the country or in the economy, investors should remain confident in the American system and hold stocks for the long-term.
Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger remain optimistic that both nations will be smart enough to realize that the last thing both nations should do is have any ill will for the other.
(May 5, 2018) Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett on concerns of a potential trade war with China.
(February 26, 2018) Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway chairman and CEO, discusses how the health-care industry is a drain on the American economy.
(June 26, 2017) Dubbed the "Oracle of Omaha," Warren Buffett is an investment rock star. What's his take on the state of the economy? He recently sat down with Judy Woodruff for a wide-ranging, two-part interview on inequality, the Paris climate agreement, health care reform and much more.
(June 27, 2017) What does billionaire Warren Buffett think of Republican health care bills that would roll back taxes for wealthy Americans like him? Buffett discusses everything from how he’s giving away billions in philanthropy to how much sleep he gets to what’s on his personal income taxes in the second part of Judy Woodruff's... Continue Reading →
(November 11, 2016) After Hillary Clinton lost her presidential race, Warren Buffett of Berkshire Hathaway tells CNN's Poppy Harlow that he will support Donald Trump and said that "it's very important that the American people coalesce behind the president."
(April 30, 2016) During a presidential campaign in which Donald Trump was promising to “Make America Great Again,” Warren Buffett, a backer of Hillary Clinton’s candidacy, tells Becky Quick on CNBC’s “Squawk Box” why he takes issue with Trump’s premise.
(April 30, 2016) Warren Buffett explains why he’s confident the U.S. economy will remain strong no matter who wins the White House.
(April 30, 2016) Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger discuss the fundamental problems affecting the higher education system in the U.S.
(February 29, 2016) Two days after releasing his annual letter to shareholders, Warren #Buffett appears live for three hours on CNBC’s “Squawk Box.” Among the topics covered: Donald Trump’s campaign slogan, Apple’s fight with the FBI over iPhone privacy, and a contrarian argument that lower oil prices hurt the economy over time. He also reveals... Continue Reading →
(February 29, 2016) Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway CEO, discusses what he is telling people about market volatility and shares his thoughts on the impact of negative interest rates.
(September 8, 2015) Berkshire Hathaway Chairman and CEO Warren Buffett discusses the U.S. economy, the housing market, the Fed and the markets.
(May 4, 2015) In a live appearance on CNBC’s “Squawk Box” the Monday morning after Berkshire’s 2015 shareholder meeting celebrated 50 years of Warren #Buffett in charge at #Berkshire, he defends Clayton Homes against predatory lending accusations and explains his long-term optimism on IBM. The CEOs of Berkshire’s four biggest stock stakes discuss what it’s... Continue Reading →
Investing in Detroit, Warren Buffett says, is an increasingly appealing proposition, and will be much better after the bankruptcy than before. In part, that’s because the city’s finances were clearly unsustainable before now, and no one wants to invest in Detroit that’s headed for Chapter 9. But Warren Buffett added that Detroit is going to... Continue Reading →
(May 3, 2014) Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett responds to a shareholder who says President Obama has had a negative impact on America’s economy.
(April 25, 2014) Warren #Buffett of #Berkshire Hathaway explains why he thinks it's progress to have technology replacing human jobs, but acknowledges that people who are left behind need support.
(April 23, 2014) Warren #Buffett of #Berkshire Hathaway does not think that $7.25 an hour is enough to live on, but he thinks raising the Earned Income Tax Credit might be a better solution than changing wage laws.
(May 4, 2013) Warren Buffett acknowledges that he’s benefited from luck, getting a “huge, huge, huge advantage” just from having been born in the United States. And he, says, he’s not the only lucky one.
(May 4, 2013) Warren Buffett talks about how timing has benefited him throughout his life and why he’s more optimistic than ever about what America has to offer.