(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) 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.
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.
(November 15, 2012) Warren Buffett of Berkshire Hathaway says it's 'hard to tell' how Europe emerges from the debt crisis, but he is sure that we need to be friendly with China.
(October 24, 2012) arren Buffett says he feels fine but tired after treatment for prostate cancer, discusses a slowdown in the global economy, sees a positive turn for housing, and says he’s “salivating” for a big acquisition. Buffett is also joined by General Electric CEO Jeff Immelt for a portion of the interview.
(July 12, 2012) Warren Buffett is joined by the co-authors of a plan to attack the U.S. national debt, Alan Simpson and Erskine Bowles.
(May 2, 2012) Warren Buffett responds to concerns that his views on taxing the rich may negatively affect Berkshire Hathaway.
(May 2, 2012) Warren Buffett responds to concerns about jobs leaving the U.S. and whether Berkshire should bring oversees jobs back.