10 Books As Gifts For Investors
Dec10

10 Books As Gifts For Investors

Here are 10 gift ideas for an investor, or someone who likes to invest. Gifts for investors are often inexpensive and all investors can use more knowledge.  Below, are list several books that would be suitable as gifts, for a range of investors from beginners, stock investors, real estate investors, etc.  Please note that the books are in no particular order. . 1. The Intelligent Investor: The Definitive Book on Value Investing.  A...

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Warren Buffett (Berkshire Hathaway) Stock Portfolio – Update 2009 Q4

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A / BRK.B) stock updates & stock activity for the fourth quarter of 2009 (Q4 End of 12/31/2009): New Additions: None. . Added to: BDX [Becton Dickson & Co.] – Berkshire added 300,000 shares of the company, increasing its holding to 1,500,000.  Becton, Dickinson & Co (BD) is a medical technology manufacturer of medical supplies, devices, lab equipment, and diagnostic products....

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My Best Investments Of The Decade P1-3 (Wells Fargo preferred shares during the financial crisis)

In the previous article, I described the worst investments (investment decisions) that I have made within the past decade.  The best investments will be broken into a 3 part series, as the selections were very close.  I want to illustrate in detail the original circumstances/context/situations of the time, the thought processes, why I think they were the best, and also the key investment aspects of each. In this manner, I hope that my...

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Warren Buffett (Berkshire Hathaway) Stock Portfolio – Update 2009 Q3

I’m a bit late on the update for Q3, which was filed 11/16/2009, but a lot has been happening with Berkshire Hathaway and Warren Buffett in the third quarter (end of  9/30/2009) and early this quarter (Q4).  There has been lots of stock activity, as well as Buffett’s biggest deal involving the railroad Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNI). Warren Buffet’s Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A / BRK.B) stock updates for the third quarter of 2009...

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Warren Buffet (Berkshire Hathaway) Stock Portfolio – Update 2009 Q2

Warren Buffet’s Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A / BRK.B) stock updates for the second quarter of 2009 (End of 6/30/2009): New Additions: BDX [Becton Dickinson & Co.] – 1,200,000 shares were purchased.  New Jersey based Becton, Dickinson & Co (BD) was incorporated in 1906, and is a medical technology manufacturer of medical supplies, devices, lab equipment, and diagnostic products.  The company operates under three...

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