Warren Buffet (Berkshire Hathaway) Stock Portfolio – Update 2009 Q1

Warren Buffet’s Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A / BRK.B) stock updates for the first quarter of 2009 (End of 3/31/2009): Added to: BNI [Burlington Northern Santa Fe] – Berkshire again added to the second largest railroad in the US, increasing his holdings to 76,777,029 shares.  Buffett has been buying up the stock and has once mentioned that the fundamentals for railroads has become better.  Both Buffett and his teacher Benjamin...

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Berkshire Hathaway 2008 Q3 Results

Today, Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A / BRK.B) reported 2008 3rd quarter earning: – Profit decreased 77%, due to weaker results from insurance underwriting, and declining investments. – Insurance underwriting profit decreased 83% to $81M, compared to $486M a year earlier. The reinsurance group posted $166M pre-tax loss for the quarter. – Insurance investment income declined 12% to $809M, from $922M a year earlier. –...

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Warren Buffett's Recent Investments

[Article updated Oct 2 2008, to include GE investment] [Article updated Oct 1 2008, to include BYD investment] – September has been quite a month for Warren Buffet and his Berkshire Hathaway (BRK-A, BRK-B) subsidiary companies. . September 18 2008: – MidAmerican, a Berkshire subsidiary agreed to acquire Constellation Energy Group for $4.7 Billion cash.  In the tentative deal, Constellation would get $1 Billion cash, while...

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