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U.S. stocks opened higher on reports that Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras sent a letter to European creditors agreeing to most conditions of a financing deal.
He also answers whether activists would target Berkshire at the Q&A.
And on Buffett's investment in it. In February 2014 I wrote a column, "Warren Buffett's Moats Are Breached," in which I (respectfully) questioned the wisdom of The Oracle's investments in IBM (IBM) and Coca-Cola (KO). Given the magnitude of the IBM ...
Major secular industry changes are exposing weaknesses in IBM and Coca-Cola.
Major secular industry changes are exposing weaknesses in IBM and Coca-Cola. I start almost every column I have ever written about Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A/BRK.B) with the sincere message that, similar to many investors, I worship at the investment...
Here are some signs that you should consider trimming or selling a good stock.
Here are the six questions that I asked (and the answers given) and six that went unasked.
Here are the six questions that I asked (and the answers given) and six that went unasked. This morning's opening missive reviews the six questions that I presented to Charlie Munger and Warren Buffett at Berkshire Hathaway's (BRK.A/BRK.B) annual sh...
Buffett has all the ideas he wants; he just chooses to pass on a lot of good ones.
Keep a close watch on P&G, Coke, Colgate, Clorox and General Mills. "Never have so few led so many." -- Anonymous Move over the University of Michigan's 1991 basketball team, there is a new "fab five" in Market Town. The greatest college basketball ...
Here is this week's roundup of the dumbest actions on Wall Street.
Some thoughts on M&A implications and possible candidates.
How much to buy? My mavens on the floor of the exchange see about $400 million to buy on the close. Buy sectors include financials ($100 million), industrials ($70 million) and energy ($55 million). The only group with a sell imbalance is telecommun...
J.J. Kinahan, chief derivatives strategist at TD Ameritrade, explains how investors should navigate the pick-up in M&A on Wall Street.
There is little correlation between the price of the S&P 500 and domestic equity fund inflows.
There is little correlation between the price of the S&P 500 and domestic equity fund inflows. All the market optimism surrounding rising retail fund flows into U.S. stock funds and heightened M&A activity brings us to a segment in my diary that I l...
Matthew Cheslock, equity trader at Virtu Financial, also talks about Wednesday's Fed minutes and housing market data.