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Warren Buffett Defends Burger King's Plan To Flee To Canada

The Huffington Post | Emily Cohn | Posted 10.02.2014 | Business

Warren Buffett defended Burger King's plan to expatriate to Canada in an appearance on CNBC's Squawk Box Thursday morning, saying that the deal isn't ...

Warren Buffett Gives Single Largest Charitable Contribution

Associated Press | Posted 07.16.2014 | Impact

AP/HuffPost OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Warren Buffett has given several charities Berkshire Hathaway stock worth more than $2.8 billion as part of his pl...

'I Don't Really Want To Embarrass The Coca-Cola Company'

AP/HuffPost | By JOSH FUNK | Posted 07.05.2014 | Business

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Billionaire Warren Buffett says Coca-Cola can easily adjust the compensation plan he has called excessive, and he defended the qu...

Buffett Wants Coke To Make Big Change

Reuters | Posted 05.01.2014 | Business

(Reuters) - The Coca-Cola Co is likely to revise its controversial equity compensation plan for executives before it goes into effect in 2015, follow...

Buffett Defends High CEO Pay: It's Not 'Out Of Whack'

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 04.28.2014 | Business

Warren Buffett defended skyrocketing CEO pay and brushed off criticism for refusing to vote against a controversial compensation plan for Coca-Cola ex...

The 16 Best Things Warren Buffett Has Ever Said

The Huffington Post | Posted 08.30.2013 | Business

It's Warren Buffett's 83rd birthday, and we can't think of a better way to celebrate the billionaire CEO than to round up some of his greatest life ad...

Buffett Cuts His Stake In Coca-Cola

Reuters | Posted 10.15.2013 | Business

(Corrects to show that Berkshire increased its holding in Wells Fargo, not cut; Removes Coca-Cola and American Express, for which there was no chang...

PROFITS SOAR

AP | JOSH FUNK | Posted 08.03.2013 | Business

OMAHA, Neb. -- Berkshire Hathaway Inc.'s second-quarter profit jumped 46 percent as Warren Buffett's company reported big paper gains on the value of ...

These Lucky Entrepreneurs Will Pitch Their Best Idea To A Legend

AP | JOSH FUNK | Posted 07.20.2013 | Small Business

OMAHA, Neb. — Meeting Warren Buffett was exciting, but 10-year-old Matthew Meyer said winning $5,000 and 10 shares of stock in Buffett's company...

Warren Buffett: Washington Swinging A 'Meat Ax' At The Economy

The Huffington Post | Caroline Fairchild | Posted 03.04.2013 | Business

If you take Warren Buffett's long view, sequestration looks more like just one of many painful -- and perhaps inevitable -- moments in the the quest t...

Warren Buffett Just Made His 2016 Presidential Endorsement

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 11.15.2012 | Business

Sorry, America. You probably imagined we'd get a break from presidential campaigning, but Warren Buffett has other ideas. The billionaire investor ...

Warren Buffett Now Has A Huge Stash Of Party Supplies

AP | JOSH FUNK | Posted 01.02.2013 | Business

OMAHA, Neb. — Warren Buffett will soon be prepared to throw a giant party for almost any occasion now that his Berkshire Hathaway is buying Orie...

'It's A Great Day For Me'

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 11.16.2012 | Business

NEW YORK — Warren Buffett says he's done with radiation treatments for cancer, and the Oracle of Omaha seems eager to move on. The billionaire ...

Happy Birthday Mr. Buffett! Here Are 13 Adorable Photos Of You

Posted 08.30.2012 | Business

Our favorite Coke-drinking, newspaper-tossing billionaire turns 82 years old today. To celebrate, Warren Buffett announced that he's upping his contri...

Warren Buffett No Longer Is The Third Richest Man In The World

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 08.08.2012 | Money

Warren Buffett no longer is the third-richest person in the world. Amancio Ortega, the founder of both Zara and Inditex, which owns the Spanish ret...

Bad News For Warren Buffett

Reuters | Posted 10.03.2012 | Business

* Q2 profit down more than $300 mln from a year earlier * Derivative losses overshadow operating performance * Cash pile...

Warren Buffett: Libor Scandal 'Involves The Whole World'

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 07.13.2012 | Business

Everyone should be paying attention to the Libor scandal, at least according to Warren Buffett. "It's a big deal," Buffett told CNBC "Squawk Box" ...

Warren Buffett: My Extra Money Would Be More Useful To Others

Posted 06.07.2012 | Business

Warren Buffett is out there again talking about how he has too much money. The billionaire investor explained to a crowd of more than 1,000 on Wed...

Buffett: Floundering Newspaper's Plan 'Simply Unsustainable'

AP | JOSH FUNK | Posted 06.02.2012 | Business

OMAHA, Neb. -- Billionaire Warren Buffett is questioning the wisdom of changes the New Orleans Times-Picayune newspaper plans to make this fall. Last...

Berkshire Hathaway Shareholder Meeting: The Takeaway

James Warren | Posted 07.07.2012 | Business
James Warren

Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger's philosophy is as basic and old-school as their railroad investments. It's somewhat the same with their basic view of life; of working hard at what you love, not being infatuated with success and money, and giving back to your community.

Back When I Had $9,800 To My Name...

The Huffington Post | Catherine New | Posted 03.29.2012 | Money

Take it from the world's greatest investor, Warren Buffett, you don't need much money to get rich. Back in 1955, when the Oracle of Omaha was but ...

Warren Buffett: High Corporate Taxes Are An American 'Myth'

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 02.27.2012 | Business

Corporations, like the rich, aren't paying their fair share in taxes, billionaire investor Warren Buffett told CNBC on Monday. Even while enjoying...

What Buffett Says He Was 'Dead Wrong' About

AP | JOSH FUNK | Posted 04.26.2012 | Business

OMAHA, Neb. — Billionaire investor Warren Buffett said Saturday that he was "dead wrong" with a prediction that the U.S. housing market would be...

Can a Businessman Run a Country?

Bill Gunderson | Posted 04.13.2012 | Politics
Bill Gunderson

The bottom line is this: What we have been doing has not been working. If a bunch of politicians can run the country into the ground, I feel pretty confident that it will take some businessmen to turn it around.

Can a Businessman Run a Country?

Bill Gunderson | Posted 04.11.2012 | Politics
Bill Gunderson

If a bunch of politicians can run the country into the ground, I feel pretty confident that it will take some businessmen to turn it around.