(May 5, 2018) Andrew Sorkin asked Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger about the issue of moats. Earlier that week, Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla, said that the competitive moats are lame. Elon Musk thinks “the moats are nice in sort of quaint, vestigial way. And if your only defense against invading armies is a moat,... Continue Reading →
(February 26, 2018) Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway chairman and CEO, talks about volatility in the market, the value of American business and what to look for when investing.
(May 6, 2017) Warren Buffett says there’s been an important, but not fully appreciated, change in the way America’s biggest companies generate their profits.
(April 30, 2016) Warren Buffett was asked on how should they look at stocks, when the media advertises companies that have never made a dime in their life go IPO.
(April 30, 2016) Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger respond to a question on which competitor they would eliminate if given the chance.
(February 29, 2016) "I never know what markets are going to do", says Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway CEO sharing his observations. But I know what markets are going to do over a long period of time - they're going to go up. We've always been a net buyer of stocks, says Warren Buffett.
(May 2, 2015) On Wall Street, people commonly talk up their investments to cause stock prices to rise. Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett explains why Berkshire doesn’t engage in this practice.
(May 3, 2014) Warren Buffett explains why his will dictates for his wife’s cash to be put into a stock index fund instead of Berkshire Hathaway shares.
(May 3, 2014) Warren Buffett explains why climate change doesn’t play into Berkshire Hathaway’s investment decisions.
(September 27, 2013) Warren Buffett discusses one of his investment strategies on waiting for the right stock that is in you zone of competence, if you don't understand how the company works or makes money, don't buy it.
(March 4, 2013) Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett explains how he evaluates the business and when he pull his trigger in acquisition.
(May 2, 2012) Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett criticizes business schools for focusing on mathematical "fads" instead of teaching students how to value businesses.
(February 9, 2012) Warren Buffett, the billionaire chairman of Berkshire Hathaway Inc., said low interest rates and inflation should dissuade investors from buying bonds and other holdings tied to currencies.
(April 30, 2011) Warren Buffett outlines three major categories of investments and explains why he prefers to put his money in “productive assets,” rather than commodities like gold.
(April 4, 2011) Warren Buffett revealed his investing style at the Terry College of Business, University of Georgia. Warren Buffett defines what he means by circle of competence. Warren Buffett also stated that one of his goal is to find a business that he is capable to predict five or ten years in the future.
(November 12, 2009) Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffet discussing how an Average Person can get started in investments. Warren Buffett recommends a index fund for the passive/defensive investors and looking at as many companies as possible and acting when you find a bargain for aggressive investors.
(May 2, 2009) Warren Buffett believes that the cheaper things get, the better he likes buying them. He used an example of buying hamburgers at McDonald’s to show that the cheaper the hamburgers get, the better a consumer is.
(May 2, 2009) Warren Buffett of Berkshire Hathaway outlines the main investment principles he practices.
(May 2, 2009) Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger of Berkshire Hathaway talk about how a general lack of financial literacy in the United States leads to “a world of opportunity.”
(May 3, 2008) Warren Buffett explains how investors can develop a mindset that sets them apart from the crowd.
(May 3, 2008) Warren Buffett explains the lens through which he and Charlie Munger view the stock market.
(May 3, 2008) Warren Buffett advises investors to evaluate stocks the way they’d evaluate a farm — by looking at what the business will produce over time relative to the purchase price.
(May 5, 2007) Warren Buffett talks about the importance of having a “reservoir of thinking” to draw upon when making investment decisions.
(May 5, 2007) Charlie Munger believes that the margin of safety process in investing is similar to processes that exist in engineering. For example, if you are building a bridge, as the engineer you want to make sure that it is significantly stronger than necessary to deal with the very worst case. Warren Buffett wrote... Continue Reading →
(May 5, 2007) Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger of Berkshire Hathaway give shareholders advice about improving their investing skills by both learning and doing.
(April 30, 2005) Charlie Munger and Warren Buffett explain why they don’t care what “categories” their assets fall into.
(April 30, 2005) Warren Buffett explains how he got interested in investing at the age of seven and what he did to learn more.