Topic: Warren Buffett
Herman Cain's 9-9-9 tax sounds great: small numbers, nice symmetry. But under the plan, a typical household making more than $2.7 million would pay a smaller share of its income in federal taxes than one making less than $18,000.
10/19/2011 03:00 pm
The fight over raising levies on the wealthy, a theme of the 'Occupy Wall Street' protests, is about more than money. It's a clash over fundamental American values.
10/15/2011 02:18 pm
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