Berkshire Hathaway has agreed to acquire the specialty chemical company Lubrizol for $9 billion in cash in one of the largest acquisitions in the conglomerate's history.

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BING NEWS:
  • Seeing Value in its Stock, Berkshire Hathaway Plans to Buy Some
    Berkshire ... buy any shares if doing so took the company’s cash position below $20 billion. Berkshire had $47.89 billion cash on June 30 but has spent at least $15 billion this quarter on acquisitions and investments, most notably the chemical company ...
    09/25/2011 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Warren Buffett Admits to Mistakes in Sokol Controversy
    At today's Berkshire Hathaway’s annual shareholder meeting ... when Sokol first revealed in January that he owned Lubrizol stock. "I obviously made a big mistake by not saying, 'Well when did you buy it,'" said Buffett. He called the Sokol situation ...
    04/30/2011 - 8:24 am | View Link
  • Warren Buffett Admits to Mistakes in Sokol Controversy
    At today's Berkshire Hathaway ... in shares of Lubrizol, which Berkshire eventually acquired. Apart from openly stating that Sokol violated the rules, Buffet also said he regretted the lack of initial outrage over the matter. From Dealbook's liveblog ...
    04/30/2011 - 4:24 am | View Link
  • Buffett Bombshell: Who Is David Sokol?
    Critics in the business media had questioned Sokol's purchase of shares in Lubrizol Corp., a chemical company, before he recommended that Berkshire Hathaway buy the enterprise ... Andrew Ross Sorkin, editor of DealBook, wrote, "I have met Mr. Sokol ...
    03/31/2011 - 7:43 am | View Link
  • Potential Buffett Successor David Sokol Resigns Under Stock Trading Cloud
    The "good" news for Sokol is that two months later, Berkshire announced it would spend $9.7 billion to acquire Lubrizol, according to Dealbook ... Hathaway." This lawyer suggested that Sokol would be off the hook because he didn't know Berkshire was going ...
    03/31/2011 - 6:45 am | View Link
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  • David L. Sokol
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