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Investments / Public Companies

A Collection of Insights Warren Buffett Offered in His Annual Letter

The 93-year-old has a devout following of people who admire his track record and appreciate his sage advice on life and investing. Buffett's latest annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders released Saturday morning was filled with a mix of both. read more >
Investments / Public Companies

Warren Buffett Uses His Annual Letter to Warn About Wall Street and Recount Berkshire’s Successes

Buffett told investors that Berkshire is a safe place to park their cash as long as they don't expect the “eye-popping performance” of its past. read more >
Warren Buffett (file)
Government & Politics / Public Companies

Business’ Pushback Against Restrictive Voting Bills Gains Momentum

The pushback against new voting bills and laws in numerous states is growing with dozens of nation's largest corporations and business leaders signing a new statement objecting to “any discriminatory legislation." read more >
Amy Oliver Barnes
Education / Media & Marketing

Amy Barnes Talks Jobs in PR, and Retirement

After decades as a reporter, TV anchor and PR pro and professor, Amy Oliver Barnes managed to bury the lead. read more >

Democrat-Gazette Continues Print Pullback; Sunday-Only Paper Coming

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette readers in Conway get notice that weekday print delivery there will cease in July. The news comes amid talk about a staff meeting in which top officials discussed plans to print only on Sundays by the end of the year. read more >
Warren Buffett (file)

Buffett, Dimon Urge End to Quarterly Profit Forecasts

Investor Warren Buffett and JP Morgan Chase's Jamie Dimon are encouraging public companies to stop predicting their quarterly earnings and focus on long-term goals. read more >
Warren Buffett (file)
Health Care

Amazon, Buffett, JPMorgan Tackle US Health Care ‘Tapeworm’

Amazon, Warren Buffett and JPMorgan are forming a new company to address the health care costs of their employees, sending shares of health care companies down sharply across the entire sector despite the vague nature of the announcement. read more >
Walter E. Hussman Jr., publisher of the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette and president of Wehco Media.
Investments / Media & Marketing

Walter Hussman Rebuffs Warren Buffett Buy Rumors

Walter Hussman, publisher of the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette and chairman of Wehco Media, says he's not selling his properties. read more >
Warren Buffett (file)

Warren Buffett: US Economy Weaker Than He Expected But Growing

Billionaire Warren Buffett said the U.S. economy appears weaker than he thought it would be as recently as last fall, but that doesn't change his optimistic long-term view of the country's prospects. read more >
Warren Buffett (file)
Investments / Public Companies / Retail

Berkshire Hathaway Reduces Goldman Sachs, Wal-Mart Stakes

Investor Warren Buffett's company sold some of its Goldman Sachs and Wal-Mart shares during the third quarter, and made several smaller changes to its stock portfolio. read more >
Media & Marketing / Nonprofits

The Onion Namechecks Heifer International in Warren Buffett Parody

Heifer International, based in Little Rock, got The Onion treatment earlier this month when the parody online pub posted a commentary “by” billionaire investor Warren Buffett headlined “When I Die, My Entire Fortune Will Be Donated To Charity, Except The $40 Billion I Will Have Buried With Me.” read more >
Legal / Manufacturing

Acme CFO, Employees Sue Berkshire Hathaway For Cutting Benefits

Acme Brick’s CFO, an Acme employee and an Acme retiree have filed a class-action lawsuit against the brick company’s owner, Warren Buffett’s Berkshire-Hathaway, saying the company broke its promise not to cut retirement benefits to Acme employees. read more >