In the Margins

Buffett spends big on stocks post-election

January 31, 2017

By Reuters

Warren Buffett has bought $12 billion of stock for his company Berkshire Hathaway since Donald Trump beat Hillary Clinton in the Nov. 8 presidential election. In an interview with talk show host Charlie Rose that aired on Friday night, Buffett suggested that Berkshire's post-election stock purchases overall were even higher, reflecting stocks that his deputies Todd Combs and Ted Weschler bought. Read the original story from Reuters.

 

 

Most Read

Viewpoints
Op-Ed: Whither valuation guidance?

The Securities and Exchange Commission should issue valuation guidance for investment companies. When I was chief counsel in the SEC's Division of Investment Management from 1997 ...