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More Ideas for Good Buys

More Ideas for Good Buys

Investing in out-of-favor stocks requires patience.

In Praise of Jeff Bezos

In Praise of Jeff Bezos

From a reformed Bezos snarker.

Good Investment Ideas at the Bottom

Good Investment Ideas at the Bottom

Opportunities abound when stocks have fallen hard.

My Take on the Bezos Buy of the Washington Post

Bezos will likely transform The Washington Post into a template for social news. The $200 million-plus purchase price for Washington Post (WPO) is chump change for Bezos, as it represents about 1% of his net worth. Bezos, who already was a part of t...

Early-Morning Market Look

Let's take a peek at the overnight and early-morning price action in the major asset classes. The rundown: S&P futures down 2.50; Nasdaq futures down 1.50; Nikkei up 1% (more talk of pension reallocation out of bonds and into stocks, steel stocks st...

Warren Buffett's Tax-Efficient Enterprise

There are many issues to raise regarding Berkshire's structure, strategy and valuation -- taking profits on stocks, however, is not one of them. Here is a follow up link to Paul Price's view that Warren Buffett should have sold Berkshire Hathaway's ...

Memo to Paul 'The' Price 'Is Right'

Washington Post and Coca-Cola are forever positions for Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway. Your observations that Warren Buffett should have sold his Washington Post (WPO) and Coca-Cola (KO, back in 2001) positions because of the drop in the sha...

Buffett's Sins of Omission

Buffett's Sins of Omission

  Two instances where Buffett could have better served Berkshire shareholders by selling.

Berkshire Debrief: Resting on Laurels

Berkshire Debrief: Resting on Laurels

I believe the beast is becoming unmanageably large.

Sell The New York Times! Against the Grain

Sell The New York Times! Against the Grain

Marek Fuchs, senior contributing analyst at TheStreet, warns NY Times traders away from a well-worn path.

They Just Don't Get News Corp.

They Just Don't Get News Corp.

Marek Fuchs, senior contributing analyst at TheStreet, bores in on News Corp.'s earnings.

Sell The New York Times! Against the Grain

Sell The New York Times! Against the Grain

Marek Fuchs, senior contributing analyst at TheStreet, warns NY Times traders away from repeating the past.

Meet the Women of Berkshire Hathaway

Meet the Women of Berkshire Hathaway

Karen Linder, author of The Women of Berkshire Hathaway, explores the business lessons offered by Warren Buffett's female CEOs and directors.

They Just Don't Get The New York Times!

They Just Don't Get The New York Times!

Marek Fuchs, senior contributing analyst at TheStreet, gives New York Times Company coverage the cold shoulder.

Fingers Crossed for Some Big Buyers

Fingers Crossed for Some Big Buyers

The market won't be in the clear until we see some institutional buying. Plus, my weekly model portfolio update.