(May 5, 2018) Warren Buffett clarifies his role at Berkshire Hathaway.
(May 5, 2018) When Charlie Munger and Bill Gates join the May 5 “Squawk Box” conversation, bitcoin comes up again. While admitting it’s “clever computer science,” Munger argues cryptocurrencies are “worthless artificial gold” that facilitates “illicit activity.” Gates acknowledges the underlying blockchain technology is a “good thing,” but thinks the price gains are being driven... Continue Reading →
(May 5, 2018) A few minutes later in the same “Squawk Box” interview, Buffett explained why he thinks some proponents get angry when cryptocurrencies are criticized.
(May 5, 2018) Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett on concerns of a potential trade war with China.
(May 5, 2018) Buffett is “delighted” Apple is buying back $100B of its shares as Berkshire dramatically increases its stake in the iPhone maker. He also reveals why Berkshire won’t be buying Microsoft stock, predicts cryptocurrencies will come to “bad endings,” describes the goals for his new partnership with Amazon and JPMorgan on health care... Continue Reading →
(May 3, 2018) Warren Buffett knocks down speculation that Berkshire Hathaway might buy some of all of General Electric.
(February 27, 2018) Investing icon Warren Buffett of Berkshire Hathaway speaks to CNBC about Monday his investments in airline companies.
(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.
(January 10, 2018) Late in 2017, bitcoin topped out a spectacular year-long rally by hitting almost $18,000 on December 15. It then fell sharply from that high. On “Squawk Box” a few weeks later, Buffett was still staying far away from cryptocurrencies.
Charlie Munger, Vice Chairman of Berkshire Hathaway, joins Michigan Ross Dean Scott DeRue for a conversation about Mr. Munger's life, career journey, philanthropic legacy, and his thoughts on a few current global trends.
(October 3, 2017) On the morning Berkshire Hathaway’s deal to buy Pilot Flying J is announced, Warren Buffett and Jimmy Haslam, the truck stop operator’s CEO, appear live on CNBC’s “Squawk Box” to explain how the companies got together. Buffett also covers the high-flying stock market and his reaction to the Wells Fargo scandal.
(September 1, 2017) Warren Buffett has the diet of 6-year-old and has no interest in getting to work before dawn, has settled on his optimal daily routine.
(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.
(May 6, 2017) Warren Buffett famously receives only $100,000 a year to be Berkshire Hathaway’s CEO. But what about the next person to have that job?
(May 6, 2017) Warren Buffett explains why his successor needs to have, above all else, solid capital allocation skills.
(May 6, 2017) Warren Buffett says Wells Fargo made a key mistake in the scandal that resulted from employees creating fake customer accounts to meet cross-selling goals.
(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.
(May 6, 2017) Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger discuss why there isn’t a lot of competition among Berkshire Hathaway’s managers to be the company’s next CEO.
(May 6, 2017) Warren Buffett says improved productivity, sometimes as the result of job cuts, helps fuel America’s growth. He admires the way 3G Capital, Berkshire Hathaway’s partner in acquiring Kraft Heinz, trims fat but admits he doesn’t like to do it himself.
(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.
(May 6, 2017) Most investors believe Berkshire Hathaway’s stock will fall when Warren Buffett is out of the picture, but he has a different prediction.
(May 6, 2017) Just three years later, Berkshire Hathaway surprised the investment world by taking multi-billion dollar stakes in American, Delta, United, and Southwest. But at the 2017 shareholders meeting, Warren #Buffett didn’t sound very enthusiastic about it.
(May 6, 2017) A series of scandals at Wells Fargo has Buffett defending Berkshire’s big stake in the bank. He also makes the case for his Coca-Cola habit, explains why he changed his mind on the airline stocks he once called a “death trap,” criticizes “financial helpers,” and reveals the stock he was “too dumb”... Continue Reading →
(May 6, 2017) Warren Buffett says the ultimate answer to a key question will help determine whether he was right to leave behind his long-standing aversion to airline stocks.
(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.