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Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway

Warren Buffett is perhaps the greatest investor of all time. His company, Berkshire Hathaway, has grown from over $8 a share when he started acquiring its stock back in the 1960's to over $71,000 today, ballooning Buffett's personal holdings to over $36 billion. These Warren Buffett resources include a biography, articles, timeline, and investing notes.

Why Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger Were Right
Years ago, I was attending a Berkshire Hathaway shareholder meeting and something Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger said struck me as odd. When asked why they weren’t concerned about sharing their highly successful investing method, the two men insisted that they believed it was the right way to behave to create a better society, while noting that most people wouldn’t actually adhere to anything they said during the next crisis. Learn what Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger said.

8 Lessons from the 2008 Berkshire Hathaway Shareholder Meeting
The Berkshire Hathaway Shareholder Meeting was held this year during the first weekend of May 2008 in Omaha, Nebraska. Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger, the Chairman and Vice Chairman of Berkshire Hathaway, spent hours answering questions. Here are eight lessons learned during this year's shareholder meeting.

Warren Buffett’s 2007 Shareholder Letter Released
Warren Buffett has released the Berkshire Hathaway shareholder letter for the fiscal year 2007 in which he details the results of Berkshire's insurance operations, operating businesses, and investments in marketable securities.

2007 Berkshire Hathaway Shareholder Meeting
Notes from the Berkshire Hathaway shareholder meeting in Omaha, Nebraska during May of 2007. Includes information and wisdom from Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger.

Berkshire Hathaway 2006 Shareholder Meeting
My coverage of Warren Buffett and his Berkshire Hathaway 2006 shareholder meeting from Omaha Nebraska. Discusses the cocktail reception at Borsheim's, the question and answer session and the Qwest Center, and more.

About Warren Buffett
A page devoted to Warren Buffett. Includes a biography, timeline, photo gallery, Buffett's letters to shareholders, quotes and musings, top 10 Warren Buffett books and resources, information on Berkshire Hathaway, and a Warren Buffett quiz. It's Buffettmania!

Warren Buffett Biography
A relatively large online biography covering the life of Warren Buffett. Includes information on the Buffett Partnerships, Berkshire Hathaway, Ben Graham, and the Solomon scandal, when Buffett saved the firm from bankruptcy.

Warren Buffett Timeline: Chronological History of the Oracle of Omaha
Did you know by the time he was 35, Warren Buffett had amassed $7 million? At 50, he had over $200 million. Follow the accomplishments and wealth of Warren Buffett in this timeline.

Buffett's Letters to Shareholders
These letters have become the stuff of legends - taught at business schools around the country, the Berkshire Hathaway stockholder letters allow us a rare glimpse into the mind and methodology of Warren Buffett. If you want to become a better investor, and understand the market as a whole, study these.

The Essays of Warren Buffett - Lessons for Corporate America
A review of Lawrence Cunningham's arrangement of Warren Buffett's letters to the shareholders of Berkshire Hathaway. The shareholder letters serve as a corporate biography of Berkshire Hathaway, one of the most successful companies in history.

Warren Buffett Quotes
"You don't know who's swimming naked until the tide goes out" - Learn more quips, comments, and observations of wisdom from Warren Buffett, the Oracle of Omaha.

Top 10 Warren Buffett Books and Resources
Warren Buffett has made a name as the most successful investor of the twentieth century. A student and friend of Benjamin Graham, the father of value investing, Buffett has managed to amass one of the largest fortunes in history through his company, Berkshire Hathaway. Using these books and resources you can now find out about his biography,...

Warren Buffett Quiz
Think you know Warren Buffett? Try your hand at these twenty questions to see just how smart you are.

Photo Gallery
If you are looking for pictures of Warren Buffett to frame over your desk, or serve as the wallpaper on your computer, this is the first place to look.

Berkshire Hathaway
The homepage of Warren Buffett's company, Berkshire Hathaway. Includes links to Berkshire Hathaway's subsidiaries as well as an archive of Buffett's letters to shareholders as far back as 1977.

How He Does It - Warren Buffett and Investing
Another article from Investopedia, this one detailing how Warren Buffett selects stocks for the insurance portfolio of Berkshire Hathaway. Includes several financial ratios and calculations.

Investopedia - Warren Buffett Resources
A short Warren Buffett biography as well as links to resources on the man and his company, Berkshire Hathaway.

Salon.com Profile - Brilliant Careers: Warren Buffett
Warren Buffett [aka "The Oracle of Omaha" and quite possibly the world's greatest stock market investor] lives in a house he bought for $31,500, dines on burgers and quotes Mae West. His holdings in Berkshire Hathaway alone exceed $36 billion. A short biography and profile from Salon.

The Warren Buffett You Don't Know
"Ace stockpicker, of course--and now, an empire-builder," is how this businessweek article describes Warren Buffett. The content is excellent; I've read this article several times and recommend it to anyone interested in Buffett or Berkshire Hathaway.

Warren Buffett meets Sherlock Holmes
Articles, pages, a biography, and resources on Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway, and value investing.

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