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One of Warren Buffett’s top lieutenants is reportedly leaving Berkshire Hathaway to start a company of her own

Buffett has praised Britt Cool for her consistency and dependability, once saying "anything I've assigned her she's done a first-class job on."
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.

Tech moguls like Jeff Bezos and Mark Zuckerberg would lose billions under Elizabeth Warren’s tax plan

Senator Elizabeth Warren's tax plan requires billionaires to pay a small percentage of their net worth on an annual basis.
Commemorative Heinz ketchup bottles with Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger's picture on the bottles are on sale at the exhibition of Berkshire Hathaway companies at the annual meeting in Omaha, Nebraska May 3, 2014.

Warren Buffett-backed Kraft Heinz stumbles after its 2nd-largest investor dumps more than 25 million shares

3G Capital Partners slashed its stake in Kraft by 9%, and is the largest holder of the company's stock after Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway.
Warren Buffett (center) onstage with other philanthropists and influential businesspeople during the 2017 Forbes Media Centennial Celebration.

7 billionaires who have Warren Buffett to thank for their fortunes

Not all of the Berkshire Hathaway billionaires were early investors. One was an employee, and others sold their businesses for stock instead of cash.

Warren Buffett’s biggest mistake might be dumping Disney — twice — and missing out on $20 billion

The investing guru bought 5% of Disney in 1966, and received a 3.6% stake 30 years later, but swiftly sold the shares on both occasions.
Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett.

Warren Buffett’s record $122 billion cash pile could be a sign that a stock-market crash is right around the corner

The last time Berkshire Hathaway held this much cash as a percentage of its portfolio, the financial crisis was about to hit.

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway boosts its stake in Amazon to more than $1 billion

The boosted stake was revealed in a report that also showed Berkshire raising its bet on US Bancorp and cutting its ownership of Charter.
Activist investor Bill Ackman, chief executive of Pershing Square Capital.

Bill Ackman’s hedge fund reveals new stake in Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway

Pershing Square Capital shrunk its positions in Chipotle, Starbucks, and Lowes according to a new regulatory filing.

Warren Buffett-backed Kraft Heinz just hit a record low after dismal earnings, $1.2 billion charge

Buffett warned reporters in May that "there's something going on" with Kraft's finances. Berkshire Hathaway owns a 27% stake.
Warren Buffett

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway has racked up a record $122 billion in cash

The conglomerate's bank balance surged as it sold more stock than it bought, cut share buybacks, and failed to find a fair-priced acquisition.