Berkshire Profit Doubles

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway posted first-quarter earnings Friday that doubled versus last year, buoyed by gains in its insurance businesses and derivatives holdings.

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    Source: TheAustralian THE profit-reporting season for companies listed ... in.” At the other extreme is the US company Berkshire Hathaway, which
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    Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Stock: What You Are Buying
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  • Berkshire Hathaway ups stake in Suncor Energy
    Berkshire Hathaway upped its position in Suncor Energy (SU) by 27% to 16,458,330 shares. The position now accounts for 0.65% of the fund's 2Q14 portfolio—up from 0.43% in 1Q14. Suncor Energy is an integrated ...
    08/29/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Geico ads pay off for Buffett
    Berkshire Hathaway pours more than $1 billion a year into ads for the insurance unit, and the investment is paying off.
    08/25/2014 - 6:27 pm | View Link
  • U.S. fines Berkshire over stock deal, Buffett admits mistake
    Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc agreed to pay an $896,000 fine to settle U.S. Department of Justice and Federal Trade Commission that Berkshire violated the Hart-Scott-Rodino antitrust law by not telling regulators about the Dec. 9, 2013 transaction in advance. Berkshire corrected its error on Jan. 3, 2014. "We made a mistake when we overlooked the filing requirement," Buffett, who is ...
    08/20/2014 - 3:31 pm | View Link
  • Berkshire Hathaway agrees to settle U.S. charges on stock deal
    Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc agreed to pay an $896,000 fine to settle U.S. Department of Justice and Federal Trade Commission that Berkshire violated the Hart-Scott-Rodino antitrust law by not telling regulators about the transaction in advance. Berkshire on Dec. 9, 2013, exchanged $243.8 million of USG convertible notes for 21.39 million common shares, giving it a roughly 28 percent ...
    08/20/2014 - 2:35 pm | View Link
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  • Berkshire Profit Jumps 41% to Record on Buffett’s Bets
    Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK/A) said second-quarter profit rose 41 percent to a record on investments, including a gain tied to the exit of most of his stake in the former publisher of the Washington Post. Net income climbed to $6.4 ...
    08/1/2014 - 7:08 pm | View Link
  • Berkshire profit soars 41 pct to a record on investment gains
    Apple's Rise is Competitors' Envy: And, Friday's Chart of the Day New Airline To Fly Business-Class Only Between Paris And U.S. By Jonathan Stempel and Luciana Lopez (Reuters) - Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Friday said second-quarter profit ...
    08/1/2014 - 3:58 pm | View Link
  • Berkshire profit soars 41 per cent, helped by investment gains
    Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. on Friday said second-quarter profit soared 41 per cent, reflecting a substantial increase in investment gains and improved results in manufacturing, service and retail businesses. Net income rose to $6.4-billion ...
    08/1/2014 - 3:34 pm | View Link
  • Berkshire Hathaway’s Profit Surges on Stock Swap
    The billionaire Warren E. Buffett’s company, Berkshire Hathaway, said its second-quarter profit soared 41 percent on a significant investment gain from a stock-swap deal completed earlier this year. Berkshire said on Friday that its net income grew to $6 ...
    08/1/2014 - 1:16 pm | View Link
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  • Berkshire Hathaway
    Berkshire Hathaway Inc. is an American multinational conglomerate holding company headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska, United States, that oversees and manages a number ...
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  • Berkshire Hathaway 2Q profit jumps 41 percent
    But even without the big investment gains, Berkshire Hathaway Inc. reported solid performances at most of its 80-odd subsidiaries, which include BNSF ...
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