Topic: Warren Buffett
Some European nations' debt will have to be forgiven to resume growth. Those responsible for the financial turmoil must pay, rather than the poor. And Europe must unify its fiscal policy.
10/11/2011 11:35 am
Bank of America CEO says wealthy Bank of America clients would support 'millionaire tax' if money used to put US fiscal house in order. Google chairman says higher taxes wouldn't crimp his spending.
10/06/2011 06:31 pm
Stock market ends on down note over renewed worries about Europe. The S&P 500 stock market index has lost 14.3 percent in the third quarter.
09/30/2011 06:54 pm
Stock buybacks would occur when Berkshire Hathaway stock is within 110 percent of book value. If stock buybacks happen, they would be the first in Warren Buffett's 46 years heading Berkshire.
09/27/2011 10:23 am
Stocks rallied Monday amid hopes for a fix to Europe's debt problems. The Dow went up 272 points to close at 11043, making up nearly a third of last week's losses.
09/26/2011 06:41 pm
Invoked by Obama, the Buffett rule simply states that millionaires should have a higher tax rate than the middle class. Why is there any objection?
09/22/2011 09:00 pm
The economy is good for owning gold, but it doesn't seem like it because the dollar is going up.
09/22/2011 07:00 pm
In Pictures The world's richest people
First, President Obama seized upon populist comments by multibillionaire investor Warren Buffett to make his tax-the-rich proposal more palatable. Now, Buffett says he will attend an Obama fundraiser. He's becoming the poster boy for Obama's plans.
09/22/2011 10:03 am
The annual Forbes 400 list of wealthiest Americans has landed amid heated rhetoric over 'class warfare.' Members saw their net worth ($1.53 trillion combined) rise 12 percent in the past year.
09/21/2011 08:24 pm