Buffett: Wall Street No Help in Beating Activists
“The best way to keep activists away is to perform reasonably well in your business."
Buffett Discloses $4.4B Stake in Phillips 66
The legendary investor appears to be betting that the refiner will continue benefiting from lower oil prices.
Buffett Makes Largest Deal Ever at $37.2 Billion
In acquiring Precision Castparts at a premium price, Buffett is betting that airlines will continue driving a boom in aerospace manufacturing.
Is Berkshire Hathaway Systemically Important?
Definitely not, says Warren Buffett, the company's chairman and CEO.
Starting from Zero-Based Budgeting
Zero-based budgeting starts with no assumptions about what it will take to run and grow the business for the next 12 months.
Kraft, Heinz Combine in Mega-Merger
The companies estimate $1.5 billion in annual cost savings by the end of 2017.
Buffett Saves $1B in Taxes With Duracell Deal
The “Oracle of Omaha” structures an acquisition so that he avoids capital gains taxes on stock that has appreciated.
Coke Trims Exec Comp Plan Amid Outcry
Shareholder Wintergreen Advisers had argued that the overly generous plan could have diluted shareholders by as much as 16.6%.
Do Buffett’s Compliance Lapses Show Management Flaws?
After Berkshire Hathaway misses regulatory filing deadlines, it's fair to ask whether his governance style meshes with today's compliance culture.
Berkshire Hathaway Sitting on $55B in Cash
Warren Buffett’s massive cash pile could presage a string of future buyouts and investments — if the economy tanks.