|Warren Buffett’s Biggest Mistake Changed His Life|
Buffett shares his knowledge constantly through shareholder letters and the Berkshire annual meeting in Omaha. He prefers a long-term focus, top-notch management, strong brands, staying in his circle of competence, and paying a fair price for a great business.
|Why Warren Buffett built a perceptual Income Machine|
When studying what made Warren Buffett such a successful investor, it would be naïve to conclude that he was simply some guy who had extraordinary skill at stock-picking, and then climbed to the top of the investing mountain thereafter due to sustainable excellence in the stock-picking realm.
|How Warren Buffett Defied Popular Thinking on Risk|
When ownership in a stock is measured in days or weeks rather than years, risk becomes a reflection of a stock's volatility – also known as its "beta." As the idea of beta grew increasingly popular in investing literature and academic circles, the long-term investor in Buffett became more incensed with the concept altogether.
|Why Buffett Avoids Diversification|
Investing guru and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, Warren Buffett, will tell investors that they should take this particular wisdom with a grain of salt.
|The Buffett Mystique|
The myth of the Oracle from Omaha who picks “value” stocks and holds for the long run has caused some people to believe that they can replicate Buffett and be equally successful.
|Where Buffett Believes Your Money Should Go|
Mr. Buffett would like for us to see “the important thing is to be in the left business with the left people,” as long as “you don’t go crazy in terms of what you paid for it.”
|Warren Buffett's Worst Enemy Is Also Yours|
What's more is that anxiety, whether rational or not, seems to be a built-in part of an investor's life. In fact, we all worry about the future, because of the numerous uncertainties it presents.
|Buffett Update: Billionaire Buys Cadillac Not Subaru|
It seems that no matter what Warren Buffett happens to say or do, it will always find its way into the news. Last week, the billionaire investor was photographed sitting behind the wheel of a brand-new Subaru Outback. When this happened, a blogger at Auto Evolution decided to turn this into a story.
|Even Warren Buffett finds it baffling|
Mr. Buffett believes retail is challenging because habits, tastes and sales channels are always in flu such that businesses don’t really build and maintain competitive advantages, or what he calls “economic moats.”
|Why Buffett is betting on energy stocks again|
Warren Buffett has been a big believer in and buyer of U.S. energy—indirectly. When it comes to direct investments in energy stocks, though, Buffett—famous for using an elephant-gun analogy to describe his hunt for acquisitions—has been notably gun-shy.
|Warren Buffett Doesn't Always Care about Earnings Growth|
Most investors are obsessed with earnings growth, and for good reason. As a company's profit increases, its share price usually follows, as investors can typically expect higher dividends or share buybacks from a company with higher earnings.