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6:29 am
Sat August 2, 2014

Berkshire Hathaway 2Q profit jumps 41 percent

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Warren Buffett's company on Friday reported a 41 percent jump in its second-quarter profit that was boosted by a paper gain from a stock-swap deal completed earlier this year.

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8:56 am
Mon May 5, 2014

Buffett says he has no worries about his successor

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Billionaire Warren Buffett says he's confident that the man who eventually succeeds him as Berkshire Hathaway's chief executive will have the right skills for the job.

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Business
10:23 am
Mon September 16, 2013

Forbes 400: Berkshire Hathaway Chairman the second wealthiest person in America

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — America's richest are getting richer and Warren Buffett leads the pack for turning his money into more money.

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Business
4:55 pm
Fri November 2, 2012

Berkshire Hathaway third quarter profits up significantly

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Warren Buffett's company says its third-quarter profit soared 72 percent because the value of its investments and derivative contracts improved significantly.

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8:17 am
Fri November 2, 2012

Berkshire Hathaway releases third quarter earnings Friday

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Investors always examine Berkshire Hathaway's earnings reports carefully for clues about what CEO Warren Buffett might invest in.

Berkshire is scheduled to release its third-quarter earnings report Friday afternoon.

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Business
12:56 pm
Mon May 7, 2012

Berkshire meeting brings national, global exposure to Omaha

 

The annual Berkshire Hathaway shareholders meeting brought visitors from all over the U.S., and the world, to Omaha.

Berkshire Hathaway hosted a series of events in Omaha for shareholders during the meeting weekend. Saturday’s meeting brought at least 35,000 shareholders to downtown.

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