Berkshire-Hathaway Archive

Ultimate 2008 Berkshire Hathaway Annual Meeting Guide

If you couldn’t make the 2008 Berkshire Hathaway (BRKa) (BRKb) annual meeting to experience Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger first hand, then I hope that the following guide can again offer the next best thing to being there in person. We can kick off this year’s meeting with the press release and the Q1 quarterly report

Berkshire Weekend Reading

This is the time of year when value investors from all over the world gather in Omaha, Nebraska for the Berkshire Hathaway Annual Meeting. At Fat Pitch Financials, I’m already starting to develop the 2008 Ultimate Guide to the annual meeting. I will be updating Fat Pitch Financials all weekend with the latest stories coming out

Berkshire Hathaway Tops Barron’s Most Respected Companies

I was just reviewing the new stories queue at Value Investing News when I discovered that Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway was named ‘Most Respected’ by a Barron’s survey. This doesn’t come as any real surprise to me. It’s really about time that Buffett’s company was recognized as a true corporate leader. Some have speculated that

Financial Carnivals

This week’s Festival of Stocks is up at Stock Geek. My article on Berkshire Hathaway’s stock holdings as of December 31, 2006 was included in this week’s Festival.  While I was going through this week’s Festival of Stocks, I enjoyed reading SINLetter’s article on Nautilus (NLS). The Ineligant Investor also did a great job researching

Warren Buffett Celebrates Birthday and Wedding

Happy Birthday Mr. Buffett and Congratulations! Wednesday was Warren Buffett’s 76th birthday. Mr. Buffett is an amazing person and one of the greatest investors, but he still amazed me today. At the ripe old age of 76, Warren Buffett got married! Now that is a way to celebrate life. He married his longtime companion Astrid Menks. My notes

Notes on Charlie Rose Show’s Warren Buffett: The Gift

Today, I’ll share my notes on the final part of Charlie Rose’s special on Warren Buffett. If you haven’t seen my notes on the other two segments, Warren Buffett: The Man and Warren Buffett: The Business, I encourage you to review them now. This final segment, Warren Buffett: The Gift (click to see the video), focuses on Warren Buffett’s recent announcement

Free Morningstar Stock Research

Update: This week reports for 10 companies with both dividend yield and dividend growth are available for free at Morningstar. Originally posted on January 7, 2006.  As I started working my way through Barron’s today, I notice an ad by Morningstar. They are offering 15 free research reports on wide moat stocks that currently have their 5-star