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So, yeah, Warren Buffett's on Twitter now, getting like a half a million followers in a matter of days. Here are some tweets those followers can look forward to seeing in their Twitter streams. Yes, Buffett will tweet all these things listed below in the coming months.
- Just downed another Diet Coke, my tenth of the day. cc @DietCoke
- Hey, @GoldmanSachs or @BofA_Help, if you need to borrow any more DINERO just holler at me.
- I'm going to take a bath....cc @beckyquickcnbc and or @BettyInTheLoop
- @BillGates Are you sure you want to play another game of Bridge? I don't want to
There's an excellent story about Warren Buffett's two new hires, Todd Combs and Ted Weschler, but what sticks out is how Combs heard Buffett speak at his Columbia University investing class and acted on one thing Buffett said and then some. It goes right to the idea of how hard work trumps everything else:
Combs didn't meet Buffett that day but says, “I still remember it like it was yesterday.” One of the students asked what he could do now to prepare for an investing career. Buffett thought for a few seconds and then reached for the stack of
So yeah, someone who wants to remain anonymous paid $3,456,789 to have lunch with Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett. But there's another CEO who needs to eat with someone too. However, he's so disliked and so disrespected, sort of the anti-Buffett, that he's willing to pay you to eat with him. Yes, Dick Fuld is hungry. And promises not to yell or scream at you or scowl too much or take a bite out of you like some crazed bath salt eater. This is a CEO who made some mistakes during the financial crisis. He thought Hank Paulson would come
Wall Street Journal rumor that Coca-Cola (KO) was going to buy the company. The stock shot up to as high as $85 a share but then shot back down to $65 a share towards the end of the day after Coke said they weren't going to buy the energy drink company. It seems the stock shot up too high and too fast and Coke ended the so called "talks". Some folks on Twitter are saying influential Coke shareholders might have had something
Diamond Foods. Although all the ads are funny, the best DirectTV ad so far has to be the one that features Charlie Sheen, where it recommends that you don't go to happy hour or a Turkish or you might end up "reenacting scenes from Platoon with Charlie Sheen." Which you certainly don't want to do. Looks like that's a real crossbow he's using. One thing you might want to do though is buy shares of
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