Like his more famous friend, Warren Buffett, Walter Scott Jr. spent most of his life in his native Omaha, Neb., and made billions from a diverse range of mostly unglamorous businesses.
Billionaires boomed last year with wealth hitting $10 trillion jumping 5.7% annually after a record 3,204 individuals made the cut.
Berkshire Hathaway Inc. said in a quarterly update with regulators Monday that it picked up nearly 11 million shares of Kroger stock during the second quarter, raising its holdings to 61.8 million shares.
Dominion cited "ongoing uncertainty associated with achieving clearance from the Federal Trade Commission under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976" as the reason for the termination.
Billionaire investor Warren Buffett downplayed the importance of dynastic wealth in the U.S.– and said it would become even less important in the future.
Billionaire investor Warren Buffett announced on Wednesday that he was halfway to his goal of distributing more than 99% of his net worth to charity, and he also detailed the tax savings he received along the way.
After Warren Buffett announced he was stepping down from the Gates Foundation, Bill Gates praised Buffett on Twitter.
Warren Buffett on Wednesday reached the halfway mark in giving away all of his Berkshire Hathaway stock, more than 99% of his net worth, to charity and resigned from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation’s board.
Brazil's digital bank operator Nu Pagamentos SA said Berkshire Hathaway Inc.
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway cut back on financial, energy and drug stocks but beefed up its grocery and wireless holdings while adding an insurer.
Bill Gates has hired the legal firm started by Warren Buffett’s right-hand man to help lead his $130 billion divorce from wife Melinda.
Berkshire Hathaway Vice Chairman Charlie Munger says bitcoin is useful to kidnappers and extortionists.
UBS managing director and senior portfolio manager Jason Katz discusses Warren Buffett's comments over trading platforms like Robinhood encouraging a "gambling impulse."
Buffett protégé Abel currently serves as Berkshire Hathaway's vice chairman of non-insurance operations and chairman of Berkshire Hathaway Energy.
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway will likely be run by Greg Abel when Buffett himself is no longer at the helm.
Warren Buffett on Saturday criticized stock trading platforms like Robinhood that allow buying and selling for free as encouraging a "gambling impulse."
Warren Buffett said on Saturday that the U.S. economy is faring far better than he might have predicted early in the coronavirus pandemic, benefiting his conglomerate Berkshire Hathaway Inc (BRKa.N).
Berkshire’s net earnings hit $11.7 billion for the first quarter of 2021, up from a $49.7 billion loss a year earlier.
Professional money managers are turning up the heat on Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc.
Chairman and CEO Warren Buffett, Vice Chairman Charlie Munger and other executives will address Berkshire shareholders and answer their questions virtually for the second year in a row because of the COVID-19 pandemic.