Warren Buffett – How to Calculate Intrinsic Value

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(Image Source, Huffington Post, http://www.huffingtonpost.com/john-g-taft/the-warren-buffett-effect_b_5577685.html, [Accessed 16 Feb, 2017]) One of our favorite investors here at The Acquirer’s Multiple is Warren Buffett. Yesterday I provided and excerpt from Buffett’s ‘Owner’s Manual’ – In June 1996, Berkshire’s Chairman, Warren E. Buffett, issued a booklet entitled “An Owner’s Manual” to Berkshire’s Class A and Class B shareholders. The purpose of the manual was … Read More

Warren Buffett – An Owner’s Manual

Johnny HopkinsWarren Buffett Comments

(Image Source, Huffington Post, http://www.huffingtonpost.com/john-g-taft/the-warren-buffett-effect_b_5577685.html, [Accessed 15 Feb, 2017]) One of our favorite investors here at The Acquirer’s Multiple is Warren Buffett. In June 1996, Berkshire’s Chairman, Warren E. Buffett, issued a booklet entitled “An Owner’s Manual*” to Berkshire’s Class A and Class B shareholders. The purpose of the manual was to explain Berkshire’s broad economic principles of operation. It’s a … Read More

Warren Buffett – How Charlie Convinced Me To Break My Cigar-Butt Investing Habit

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(Image Source, Huffington Post, http://www.huffingtonpost.com/john-g-taft/the-warren-buffett-effect_b_5577685.html, [Accessed 9 Feb, 2017]) One of our favorite investors at The Acquirer’s Multiple is of course Warren Buffett. As a value investor, one of the most important free investing resources is Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway shareholder letters. Each contains hidden gems of value investing wisdom. One of my favorite gems is in the 2014 shareholder letter in which Buffett explains … Read More

Warren Buffett – Thoughts On Market Forecasting – 1966 Partnership Letter

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One of our favorite investors at The Acquirer’s Multiple is of course Warren Buffett. As a value investor, one of the most important free investing resources is Buffett’s earliest partnership letters. Each contains hidden gems of value investing wisdom. One of my favorite gems is in his 1966 partnership letter which contained his views on ‘market forecasting’, it’s a must read … Read More

Here’s Why Warren Buffett is Buying Airline Stocks

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Unless you’ve been living on another planet, you’ll know that CNBC reported Berkshire Hathaway recently released SEC filings showing that the company has taken a stake in three of the four major airline companies — American Airlines, United Continental Holdings and Delta Air Lines. CNBC also reported exclusively that Berkshire also has taken a stake in the fourth major carrier, Southwest … Read More

The Ultimate Guide on How to Value a Business – Warren Buffett

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If you haven’t read Warren Buffett’s letters to his shareholders at Berkshire Hathaway, you’ve missed some of the best lessons ever provided to investors. In Buffett’s year 2000 letter to shareholders he explained how to value a business. It’s a must read for all value investors. Here’s an excerpt from his year 2000 shareholder letter:

Warren Buffett on Benjamin Graham

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Much has been written about Warren Buffett’s relationship with Benjamin Graham. But one of my favorites is from an article he wrote for the Financial Analysts Journal back in 1976. I think it sums up their relationship perfectly. My favorite Buffett quote is, “And if encouragement or counsel was needed, Ben was there. Walter Lippmann spoke of men who plant trees … Read More