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Berkshire Hathaway Buys Verizon, Boosts Stake In Liberty Global, Wal-Mart

Source: Business Balla | May 16 2014, 7:45am CDT | by Forbes

Warren Buffett (Trades, Portfolio) is now joined by his two investing side-kicks, Ted Weschler and Todd Combs, who make...
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Apple proves that moats are for dummies

Sep 15 2014 12:55pm CDT | Source: BetaNews

As we all know, Apple last week announced two new iPhones, a payment service (ApplePay), and a line of Apple Watches that require iPhones to work. There’s not much I can say about these products that you can’t read somewhere else. They are bigger and better than what preceded them and -- in the case of ApplePay and the AppleWatch -- just different. They are all topnotch products that will stand out in the ...
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Railroad union rejects contract with BNSF that would have allowed one-person crews

Sep 11 2014 10:45am CDT | Source: Canadian Business Online

OMAHA, Neb. – A railroad union has rejected a deal with BNSF that would have allowed one-person crews on as much as 60 per cent of its tracks. The Sheet Metal, Air, Rail and Transportation Workers union voted against the contract this week, according to a notice sent to members late Wednesday. The deal would have allowed BNSF to use one-person crews on tracks where a system capable of stopping the ...
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Chip in to enhance links, president tells Indians in Vietnam
Ho Chi Minh City, Sep 16 (IANS) The Indian diaspora in Vietnam can play a "significant role" as a "bridge" in deepening relations between the two countries, President Pranab Mukherjee said Tuesday. | by IANS
Ho Chi Minh City's rise as economic hub marvellous: President
Ho Chi Minh City, Sep 16 (IANS) Lauding the perseverance and success of the people of Vietnam, President Pranab Mukherjee Tuesday expressed admiration at how Ho Chi Minh City has transformed into a prosperous regional economic hub. | by IANS
Modi government improved economy, India's global image: President
Ho Chi Minh City, Sep 16 (IANS) In a departure from custom, President Pranab Mukherjee Tuesday largely abandoned his prepared speech to the Indian community in Vietnam and instead extolled the Narendra Modi government for its steps to improve the economy and burnish India's global image. | by IANS

Obsessing Over Stock Charts Puts Holes In Investors' Shoes And Yachts In Brokers' Docks (DIA, SPY, QQQ, TLT, IWM)

Sep 7 2014 8:20am CDT | Source: Business Insider

"The past history of stock prices cannot be used to predict the future in any meaningful way." In his book "A Random Walk Down Wall Street," Burton Malkiel takes on a number of investing strategies, axioms, truisms, and superstitions. The central premise of Malkiel's book is that low-cost index funds will serve the individual investor better than any other strategy for choosing st ...
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ROBERT SHILLER: The Stock Market Is At A Pre-Crash Level, 'But...' (DIA, SPY, SPX)

Sep 6 2014 7:37am CDT | Source: Business Insider

The stock market continues to hit new highs. On Friday, the S&P 500 closed at a record 2,007. And the market is not cheap. Relative to earnings, the market is looking unusually expensive. One of the most closely followed valuation metrics is the cyclically-adjusted price-earnings (CAPE) ratio. Popularized by Nobel prize winner Robert Shiller, the CAPE ratio is the price of the stock market divided by the average of 10 years' worth of earnings. "As of yesterday my pri ...
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Here’s Why Introverts Can Be The Best Leaders

Sep 4 2014 2:24pm CDT | Source: Business Insider

Studies show that a majority of professionals in leadership roles display extroverted personalities. But that doesn't mean they're always better managers than their introverted counterparts. In 2010, Adam M. Grant, Francesca Gino, and David A. Hofmann conducted research that found some fallacy in the conventional wisdom, which is supported by years of academic research, that extroverts ma ...
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The 14 Best Business Books To Read This Fall

Sep 3 2014 11:15am CDT | Source: Business Insider

As we shake off the summer malaise and head into fall, it's the perfect time to read some motivational and insightful business books. And there's no shortage of good material. Coming out in the next two months are memoirs packed with advice, like Virgin Group founder Richard Branson's "The Virgin Way: Everything I Know About Leadership;" post-recession financial analysis, like Martin Wolf's "Th ...
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STEPHEN ROACH: The Current Speed Of Global Growth Comes With A Major Problem

Sep 1 2014 7:40am CDT | Source: Business Insider

The world economy is growing, but not by much. "Collectively, the annual growth rate in the major developed economies averaged a little less than 0.7% in the first half of 2014," write economist Stephen Roach in a new piece for Project Syndicate. "America’s paltry 1% growth led the way, while Japan and Europe, whose combined GDP is roughly equal to that of the US in purchasing-power-parity terms, recorded no better than a 0.3% increase." Su ...
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Paul McCulley Identifies The Key Difference Between Biotech Bubbles And Bubbles That Actually Matter

Aug 31 2014 10:22am CDT | Source: Business Insider

It's easy to look at charts like the one to the right and conclude that the dotcom bubble of the late 1990s was a lot like the credit bubble a decade later. Sure, the stock market made similar moves. But, no two bubbles are alike. And the last two bubbles were very different. Time.com's Pat Regnier recently interviewed PIMCO Chief Economist Paul McCulley. Regnier asked if we should be worried about bubbles in the stock ...
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