Coke CEO's skips bonus, still gets big raise – CNN Money, 12 March 2015
Coca-Cola's CEO declined a $2.5 million bonus, but his total compensation still rose 20% despite what he calls a "challenging" year for the company.
Listen to Buffett: All Share buybacks weren't created equal - Forbes, 12 March 2015
With the economy rebounding, easy credit flowing and anxiety high following the financial crisis, corporations have been sitting on huge amounts of cash in recent years.
Warren Buffett shines spotlight on Europe's bond market - Reuters, 06 March 2015
Where Warren Buffett goes, others tend to follow, and bankers are predicting that Berkshire Hathaway's euro debut will open the US corporate issuance floodgates further. So far this year, US firms have already sold an impressive 30bn or so, according to Thomson Reuter's data.
Moody's rates Berkshire's senior euro notes Aa2, stable outlook - Moody's, 05 March 2015
Moody's Investors Service has assigned Aa2 ratings to three tranches of senior unsecured notes being issued by Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (Berkshire -- long-term issuer rating Aa2, short-term issuer rating Prime-1, NYSE: BRKA).
Peeling away the Layers of Berkshire Hathaway - Forbes, 05 March 2015
I can exhale now that the media's orgy of fascination with Berkshire Hathaway and Chairman/CEO Warren Buffett will pause now. After the release of the company's annual report and Buffett's shareholder letter last Saturday, we get a respite until Berkshire's annual meeting itself on May 2.
Big banks get blasted by Yellen & Buffett - Yahoo Finance, 04 March 2015
Banks are under fire from some big names in the financial world. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen told a New York audience on Tuesday "there may be pervasive shortcomings in the values of large financial firms that might undermine their safety and soundness."
Wells Fargo & Co (WFC), Goldman Sachs Group Inc (GS): What does Warren Buffett think about Big Banks? - Insider Monkey, 03 March 2015
Warren Buffett is an iconic figure in the investment space. Over the decades he managed to build an empire around his Berkshire Hathaway holding company. In addition to fully-owned subsidiaries, Mr. Buffett also holds $109 billion in shares of publicly-traded companies, the majority of which provided the "Oracle of Omaha" with impressive returns.
Warren Buffett has a warning for people investing in a company because they love its CEO - Business Insider, 03 March 2015
This is Warren Buffett's warning from his 50th letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders that investors who hang too closely on the word or vision — but not results — of any one executive may find themselves one day disappointed.
Buffett and Hedge Funds Share a Trait: No Alpha - Yahoo Finance, 03 March 2015
Aaron Seager, a portfolio manager at Arbor Hill Advisors, offered up the following charts showing alpha over the past 15 years for Warren Buffett and an index of Hedge Funds.
Who is Jorge Paulo and how will he make Berkshire Hathaway Shareholders even more money? - Benzinga, 03 March 2015
In the world of Wall Street, there's not much higher praise than a vote of confidence from Warren Buffett himself. In his recent annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway Inc (NYSE: BRK-A) (NYSE: BRK-B) shareholders, Buffett specifically mentioned Swiss-Brazilian banker Jorge Paulo Lemann by name, claiming, "We feel good when working with Jorge Paulo."
Warren Buffett: Strong Dollar makes for 'tough year' in 2015 - Benzinga, 03 March 2015
In his recent annual letter to Bershire Hathaway Inc shareholders, Warren Buffett discussed the strong U.S. dollar and its potential negative impacts on Berkshire's "Big Four" holdings: American Express Co (NYSE: AXP), The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE: KO), International Business Machines Corp (NYSE: IBM) and Wells Fargo Corp (NYSE: WFC).
The Secret of Berkshire Hathaway - Yahoo Finance, 03 March 2015
The secret of Berkshire Hathaway is the same as my story above. There is no secret. Buffett's methods have been written about by legions; his methods are well known. The same applies to Charlie Munger. That's why in my opinion, there were no significant surprises in their 50th anniversary annual letter.