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Kraft's failed Unilever bid shows it needs growth over cost cuts

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Acquire, slash costs, repeat. Billionaire investor Warren Buffet and buyout firm 3G Capital's failed $143 billion bid to combine their food conglomerate Kraft Heinz Co with Unilever Plc shows their winning formula now needs a growth boost.

Trump 'not wrong on everything': Berkshire's Munger

LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK Charlie Munger, the billionaire vice chairman of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc , said some of U.S. President Donald Trump's ideas may prove constructive for the country, tempering comments a year ago suggesting that his fellow Republican was not morally qualified for the White House.

Feb 15 2017

Berkshire takes huge bite of Apple, boosts airline stakes

NEW YORK Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc was an aggressive buyer of stocks in last year's fourth quarter, nearly quadrupling its stake in Apple Inc and increasing its stake sevenfold in the four biggest U.S. airlines.

Feb 15 2017

UPDATE 2-Berkshire takes huge bite of Apple, boosts airline stakes

NEW YORK, Feb 14 Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc was an aggressive buyer of stocks in last year's fourth quarter, nearly quadrupling its stake in Apple Inc and increasing its stake sevenfold in the four biggest U.S. airlines.

Berkshire takes huge bite of Apple shares, ups stakes in airlines

NEW YORK, Feb 14 Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc was an aggressive buyer of stocks in last year's fourth quarter, disclosing significant increases in its stakes in Apple Inc and in the four biggest U.S. airlines.

Warren Buffett: I bought $12 billion of stock after Trump won

The failure of Warren Buffett's favored candidate to capture the White House has not dimmed the billionaire's appetite for stocks.

Jan 31 2017

Warren Buffett: I bought $12 billion of stock after Trump won

Jan 31 The failure of Warren Buffett's favored candidate to capture the White House has not dimmed the billionaire's appetite for stocks.

Buffett, Gates have hope for America after Trump ascension

NEW YORK Bill Gates and Warren Buffett on Friday expressed optimism that the United States will move ahead as a nation, even as it works through political differences and gets used to the new Trump administration.

Jan 27 2017

UPDATE 1-Buffett, Gates have hope for America after Trump ascension

NEW YORK, Jan 27 Bill Gates and Warren Buffett on Friday expressed optimism that the United States will move ahead as a nation, even as it works through political differences and gets used to the new Trump administration.

Buffett, Gates have hope for America after Trump ascension

NEW YORK, Jan 27 Bill Gates and Warren Buffett on Friday expressed optimism that the United States will move ahead as a nation, even as it works through political differences and gets used to the new Trump administration.