Warren Buffett says he's still buying stocks. The billionaire talks about his investing strategy with Bloomberg's David Westin on "Bloomberg Markets."
(June 26, 2018) JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon joined #Berkshire Hathaway Chairman Warren Buffett for a CNBC interview on their call for companies to stop issuing short-term earnings forecasts. While noting a few months before that blockchain technology could be useful, Dimon had called bitcoin a “fraud,” a comment he later said he regretted. On... Continue Reading →
(June 6, 2018) Warren Buffett and JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon call for companies to stop issuing short-term earnings forecasts because pressure to them often leads to dangerous actions that can hurt a company’s long-term health. In this taped interview for “Squawk Box” that aired on June 7, they also reveal that a CEO has... Continue Reading →
An interview with billionaire investor and vice chairman of Berkshire Hathaway, Charlie Munger on Yahoo News. In this interview, Charlie discusses how value investing has evolved and why Apple can be considered a value investment. Charlie also talks about Bitcoin being immoral and the rise of China.
(May 5, 2018) Warren Buffett discusses his hopes for the Berkshire-Amazon-JPMorgan healthcare venture announced in January. The three companies plan to find ways to deliver quality healthcare at lower prices for their collective employees – and hope their model can improve U.S. healthcare as a whole.
(May 5, 2018) Warren Buffett doesn’t participate much in pricing decisions—and has only talked three times in the past ten years as #Berkshire CEO.
(May 5, 2018) At the 2018 Berkshire Hathaway Annual Meeting, a shareholder asked why Warren Buffett has never bought Microsoft stock.
(May 5, 2018) Warren Buffett says that although Wells Fargo committed a “cardinal sin,” it’s still a good investment.
(May 5, 2018) Warren Buffett defends his earlier remarks on CNBC that he wouldn’t pressure Berkshire subsidiaries to divest from gun-related businesses.
(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 →
(May 5, 2018) Just before appearing before thousands of shareholders at the 2018 Berkshire annual meeting on May 5, CNBC’s Becky Quick tweeted that Warren Buffett told her bitcoin is “probably rat poison squared,” one-upping his partner Charlie Munger who had called it simply “rat poison.” Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger didn’t use those words... Continue Reading →
(May 7, 2018) Warren Buffett discusses his purchase of Apple shares and his take on Amazon’s success.
(May 7, 2018) Warren Buffett, Charlie Munger, and Bill Gates discuss the decision to name Ajit Jain and Greg Abel as co-vice chairmen of Berkshire Hathaway, making clearer the line of succession to eventually be the company’s next CEO.
(May 7, 2018) Two days later, Buffett was on “Squawk Box” comparing bitcoin to another “non-productive” asset he’s been very critical of over the years: gold.
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.
(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) 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 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.
(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.