• Recruitment of officers begins in Munger University 01 Dec 2020 23:07
  • Biden economic picks shows early shape of administration's pandemic agenda 01 Dec 2020 18:19 President-elect Joe Biden’s choices to fill key economic positions in his administration telegraph a commitment to assembling a diverse brain trust tasked with supporting an economy struggling to surmount a resurgence of Covid-19. In addition to nominating …
  • 4 Additions to the Buffett-Munger List 01 Dec 2020 18:04 Want to invest like Warren Buffett (Trades, Portfolio) and Charlie Munger (Trades, Portfolio)? One approach would be to buy what they buy, after the fact (even though we may not be able to get the same prices as they did). Another helpful tool is to check …
  • Li Lu Explains the Case for China - Part 7 01 Dec 2020 18:04 After spending much time on the background facts and information regarding China's geography, culture and economic policy, Li Lu (Trades, Portfolio) laid out the big drivers for China's economy for the next decade and more in his speech at the 2019 …
  • Rice to silk, Bihar lists 30 indigenous products for Centre’s export push 29 Nov 2020 20:00 Currently, only Muzaffarpur's district's Shahi litchi and Darbhanga's makhana (foxnut) are being exported from the state on a small scale. (Express photo)From rice varieties to silk textiles, the Bihar government has come out with a list of …
  • Tesla is now worth more than Berkshire Hathaway 29 Nov 2020 11:32 Tesla’s market cap of $555 billion is now higher than that of Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway, which stands at $543 billion. Tesla has had a knockout year, with its stock price increasing from $86 per share to $586 per share in eleven months. This …
  • When outcome-based biases hit decision making in investing 29 Nov 2020 08:11 By Nimesh Chandan It has been almost 27 years, but a lot of Indian cricket fans remember the Hero Cup match between India and South Africa. It was the first semifinal of the tournament on November 24, 1993 at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata. India won the toss …
  • Wells Fargo: Another Opportunity From A Buffett Sell-Off 28 Nov 2020 16:01 As Wells Fargo (WFC) finally breaks out from the virus lows, the stock has plenty more upside. The Warren Buffett exit likely helped create an artificial low in the stock similar to the airlines earlier this year. My investment thesis remains bullish on …
  • A SaaS Business Hiding Behind The Newspaper: Daily Journal 27 Nov 2020 18:09 Charlie Munger, the vice-chairman of Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK.A) (NYSE:BRK.B), is chairman of the board of The Daily Journal Corporation (DJCO), a newspaper publisher based in California. Mr. Munger is famous for having influenced and transformed …
  • Top 10 Stocks Warren Buffett Just Bought 27 Nov 2020 10:48 In this article we’ll run through the Top 10 Stocks Warren Buffett Just Bought. If you’re in a hurry to see the hedge fund legend’s highest conviction new stock purchases, you can jump straight to the Top 5 Stocks Warren Buffett Just Bought. Warren Buffett …
  • 'Beauty from ashes': Wildfire victims look to future on Thanksgiving 27 Nov 2020 09:59 Local restaurants and community members donated Thanksgiving dinners to survivors and volunteers by: Liz Burch, KOIN 6 News Staff Posted: Nov 26, 2020 / 08:26 PM PST / Updated: Nov 26, 2020 / 10:18 PM PST GATES, Ore. (KOIN) — Hundreds of people …
  • 3 investment lessons I learnt from Charlie Munger 26 Nov 2020 12:09 Investor Warren Buffett has been an inspiration to legions of investors. His strong investment performance is one reason. But another secret to Buffett’s enduring appeal is the way in which he lays out his investing philosophy clearly for other investors …
  • Rockport mulls sewage treatment plant options 26 Nov 2020 06:43 Rockport — Members of the Select Board acting as Wastewater Commissioners approved a $10,000 study of options including constructing one or more wastewater treatment plants for the town. Town Manager Bill Post said the study would include identifying …
  • The Ultimate Warren Buffett Stock Is In Buy Zone, But Should You Buy It? 26 Nov 2020 00:18 Warren Buffett is widely regarded as one of the greatest investors of all time. One way to share in his success is to invest in his firm, Berkshire Hathaway (BRKB). Berkshire Hathaway is in buy zone, but is it a good buy for you? Let's take a close …
  • Affirm Deep Dive 25 Nov 2020 22:46 In this episode of Industry Focus: Financials, Jason Moser is joined by Motley Fool contributor John Maxfield to go through the S-1 filing of Affirm. They talk about the company's operations and how it makes money; the competition in the space it …
  • OxyContin maker pleads guilty in opioid criminal case 25 Nov 2020 22:35 Purdue Pharma pleaded guilty Tuesday to three criminal charges, formally taking responsibility for its part in an opioid epidemic that has contributed to hundreds of thousands of deaths but also angering critics who want to see individuals held accountable …
  • Li Lu's Himalaya Capital Doubles Up on Facebook in 3rd Quarter 25 Nov 2020 19:23 Li Lu (Trades, Portfolio) is arguably one of the world's most underappreciated value investors. While most investors are aware of Warren Buffett (Trades, Portfolio) and Charlie Munger (Trades, Portfolio), both of whom Li learned from, he is less well- …
  • Invest £11k in the stock market! Here’s my financial freedom plan 25 Nov 2020 13:57 £11k is a decent sum to get started investing in the stock market. However, there’s no magic number that a potential investor must have to achieve financial freedom. Many people don’t realise it, but it’s possible to buy shares with a very small amount …
  • OxyContin makers plead guilty over US opioid crisis 25 Nov 2020 08:58 OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma has pleaded guilty to three criminal charges, formally taking responsibility for its part in an opioid epidemic in the US that has contributed to hundreds of thousands of deaths. Key points: The company has admitted to …
  • Purdue Pharma pleads guilty to criminal charges for its role in opioid crisis  25 Nov 2020 04:47 Oxycontin maker Purdue Pharma has pleaded guilty to three federal criminal charges as part of its $8.3 billion plea deal for its role in fueling America's opioid crisis. The Connecticut-based pharmaceutical giant, owned by the wealthy Sackler family, …
  • New Jersey mansion listed for $2.2 million has rooms packed with Christmas decorations 25 Nov 2020 04:44 The North Pole may technically be way up in the Arctic Ocean, but New Jersey might just be home to the next closest thing. In Colts Neck, New Jersey, about an hour drive south of New York City, sits a 5,420-square-foot home that looks like a regular …
  • OxyContin maker Purdue pleads guilty to criminal charges 25 Nov 2020 03:13 OxyContin manufacturer Purdue Pharma pleaded guilty to three federal criminal charges in connection with the opioid crisis Tuesday. The plea deal was first announced in October as part of a larger $8 billion settlement with the federal government. Board …
  • Munger Avenue Baptist Church Celebrates Their 126th Church Anniversary/Homecoming/ Family Day and Honors Sis. Delora Penny 25 Nov 2020 00:20 “Except the LORD builds the house, they labor in vain who build it.” On Sunday, November 22, 2020, Munger Avenue Baptist Church will celebrate 126 years of existence and honor Sis. Delora Penny for 87 years of continuous service. Munger Avenue was …
  • More gifts fill the Empty Stocking Fund 24 Nov 2020 23:12 As Thanksgiving Day approaches, we are counting our blessings to include the fact that the number of donations to the Empty Stocking Fund continues to rise. The Robesonian is very grateful to be a small part of a program that brings smiles to needy …
  • OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma pleads guilty, admits to role in deadly opioid epidemic 24 Nov 2020 21:10 Purdue Pharma pleaded guilty Tuesday to three criminal charges, formally admitting its role in an opioid epidemic that has contributed to hundreds of thousands of deaths over the past two decades. In a virtual hearing with a federal judge in Newark, N.J., …
  • Purdue Pharma, OxyContin maker, pleads guilty to criminal charges in opioid crisis 24 Nov 2020 19:31 Purdue Pharma pleaded guilty Tuesday to three criminal charges, formally admitting its role in an opioid epidemic that has contributed to hundreds of thousands of deaths over the past two decades. In a virtual hearing with a federal judge in Newark, New …
  • Bihar: Grand alliance fields RJD MLA Awadh Bihari for Speaker’s post 24 Nov 2020 16:07 Image Source : ANI RJD MLA Awadh Bihari Choudhury files nomination for Speaker's post.  The grand alliance of opposition parties in Bihar on Tuesday named Awadh Bihari Choudhury as its candidate for the Speaker's post. Awadh Bihari is a five-time …
  • Lookback: Wedgewood Partners 2019 Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B) Thesis 24 Nov 2020 15:01 If you are looking for the best ideas for your portfolio you may want to consider some of Wedgewood Partners top stock picks. Wedgewood Partners, an investment management firm, is bearish on Berkshire Hathaway Inc (NYSE:BRK.B) stock. In its Q3 2019 …
  • Long-term investment: positive outlook gives me hope for a 2021 FTSE 100 rally! 24 Nov 2020 13:22 Long-term investment is a time-tested strategy with positive results, but market volatility can leave investors questioning their methods. With the arrival of vaccines increasingly likely and Brexit uncertainty finally ending, some financial experts …
  • 2 Ways Warren Buffett Made History in Q3 24 Nov 2020 12:13 When Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK-A)(NYSE:BRK-B) CEO Warren Buffett speaks, Wall Street and investors intently listen. That's because Buffett has a track record few other money managers can hold a candle to. Over the past 55 years, Berkshire's …
  • Former State Bar President Saferstein Dies 24 Nov 2020 06:57 Metropolitan News-Enterprise   Monday, November 23, 2020   Page 1   Former State Bar President Saferstein Dies Remembered as Outstanding Attorney Who Served Legal Community, Courts   By a MetNews Staff Writer   Harvey I. Saferstein is seen at the 2018 …
  • 9 mental attitudes that can help boost your career 23 Nov 2020 03:07 By Devashish Chakravarty You have been using mental models all your life. A mental model is an image or representation in your mind about how the world works. It’s a ready tool for you to quickly understand situations, find solutions, take decisions and …
  • Check Point Software: Satisfying the Quality Checklist 22 Nov 2020 23:20 Introduction Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ:CHKP) is an Israeli cybersecurity company headquartered in Tel Aviv. The Company offers its products and services to governments and enterprises globally. What does cybersecurity mean exactly? The …
  • Why Did Warren Buffett Move on From 'Cigar Butt' Investing? 22 Nov 2020 23:20 Warren Buffett (Trades, Portfolio) may be the most accomplished investor in history, but he wasn't born that way. When he began his career back in the mid-20th century, Buffett had to learn his craft, just like any other aspiring investor. The person …
  • Berkshire Hathaway Better Be Hiding Something Big From The Market 22 Nov 2020 15:59 Source Every quarter, value investors look forward to getting a sneak-peek into Warren Buffett's thinking by carefully analyzing the 13-F statement filed by Berkshire Hathaway, Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A) (NYSE:BRK.B). Earlier in the month, the conglomerate …
  • 112220_re_deeds 22 Nov 2020 06:43 Albany Johana Londono and Zachary Schwartz-Weinstein bought property on 102 Chestnut St. from 577 Congress Street LLC for $389,000. Aaron Foreman bought property on 62 Winthrop Ave. from Mark Phillips and Lisa Pyskadlo-Phillips for $335,000. Simon Liberman …
  • Chhath Puja ends in Bihar with prayers to rising sun 22 Nov 2020 02:42 Patna, Nov 21 (IANS) Chhath Puja celebrations in Bihar concluded in the wee hours of Saturday with millions of devotees offering prayers to the rising sun. On the last day of the four-day celebrations, after offering prayers to the Sun God, women devotees …
  • Bitcoin is surging in 2020 and nearing its all time high — here's why 21 Nov 2020 20:25 Bitcoin topped $18,600 on Friday, continuing a vertical climb that accelerated in early October. The largest digital currency by market cap is up 160% in 2020, and up 190% since March 15, following a crash in the second week of March that saw the price …
  • Warren Buffett Is Throwing Billions at This Stock. Should You Buy, Too? 21 Nov 2020 15:01 Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK-B)(NYSE:BRK-A) chairman and CEO Warren Buffett knows a thing or two about investing, to put it mildly. His investment prowess has helped Berkshire stock grow at an average rate of 20% annually between 1965 and 2019, or a total …
  • The Complete Berkshire Hathaway Portfolio 21 Nov 2020 13:04 To invest like Warren Buffett, start with these stocks. Famed investor and Berkshire Hathaway (ticker: BRK.A, BRK.B) CEO Warren Buffett has become a living legend on Wall Street for his practical value investing style and his tremendously consistent track …
  • Duluth man accused of 'extensive' identity theft scheme, 'terrorizing' 2 ex-girlfriends 20 Nov 2020 17:53 The Duluth man had nearly $200,000 in cash apparently withdrawn from ATMs through a scheme involving funds meant for small businesses during the coronavirus pandemic, according to court documents. Authorities said another $35,000 had been swindled through …
  • Match Group: Full Steam Ahead Into 2021 20 Nov 2020 17:19 In early November, Match Group (NASDAQ:MTCH) reported results for the third quarter of fiscal 2020. Revenues for the period increased 18% year-over-year to $640 million, with North America up 20% and International up 17%. Growth in the quarter reflects a …
  • Norbert Lou: The Best Fund Manager You've Never Heard Of 19 Nov 2020 22:04 Most investors are aware of the successful investments of Warren Buffett (Trades, Portfolio). Like so many billionaire investors, the Oracle of Omaha's investment strategy and the stocks he owned to get where he is today have been analyzed again and …
  • Li Lu Explains the Case for China - Part 5 19 Nov 2020 19:20 In part four of his speech at the Global Investor Conference, Li Lu (Trades, Portfolio) discussed common reasons why overseas investors are pessimistic about China. He then addressed the concerns of foreign investors. Li firstly addressed the changes at …
  • Bihar’s ‘tainted’ Education Minister resigns within hours of assuming office (Ld) 19 Nov 2020 13:22 Share00 Newly-appointed Bihar Education Minister Mewalal Choudhary, allegedly facing corruption charges in the recruitment of assistant professors and scientists, has resigned hours after assuming his new office on Thursday. He was sworn in as a cabinet …
  • Newly inducted Bihar minister resigns over corruption case, leaves Nitish govt red-faced 19 Nov 2020 12:34 JD(U)’s Mewalal Choudhary (Source: Facebook)Bihar Education Minister Mewalal Choudhary Thursday resigned three days after taking oath amid allegations of corruption. He submitted his resignation after meeting Chief Minister Nitish Kumar. “An accusation is …
  • State Covid-19 toll crosses 1200-mark 19 Nov 2020 00:36 PATNA: Altogether 734 new Covid-19 cases were registered in Bihar on Wednesday, taking the tally to 2,28,680. With officially seven deaths reported by the state health department on Wednesday, the toll crossed 1200 mark and reached 1,201. However, with 2, …
  • MHA withdraws 2 regular CRPF battalions from state 19 Nov 2020 00:35 PATNA: Anti-Maoist operations in the state may be affected as the Union home ministry has ordered for permanent withdrawal of two regular CRPF battalions from Bihar to be redeployed in Chhattisgarh. This withdrawal will cut the CRPF strength in the state …
  • Li Lu Explains the Case for China - Part 4 18 Nov 2020 19:44 In part two of Li Lu (Trades, Portfolio)'s speech at the Global Investor Conference, he shared his insight on the unprecedented growth of the Chinese economy and the modernization process of China during the past four decades. China was forced to open …
  • Walmart: Riding the Wave to New Heights 18 Nov 2020 17:14 On Tuesday, Walmart (NYSE:WMT) reported financial results for its first quarter of fiscal 2021. Revenues in the period increased 5% year-over-year to $134.7 billion, with constant currency revenues climbing 6%. The results were led by another solid quarter …
  • What Buffett's Berkshire Buyback Says About the Market 18 Nov 2020 15:10 Even in the best market conditions, Warren Buffett's investment decisions attract a lot of attention. In the choppy market we have now, with many global economies best described as fragile, Buffett's recent stock buybacks have become headline news. …
  • Here's Why Berkshire Hathaway's $9 Billion Buyback Is So Significant 18 Nov 2020 13:51 When Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK-A)(NYSE:BRK-B) reported its third-quarter earnings, investors were surprised to discover the company bought back more than $9 billion of its own stock. In this Fool Live video clip from our Nov. 9 "Industry Focus…
  • New edu min an accused in BAU recruitment scam 18 Nov 2020 00:30 PATNA: The state’s new education minister, Mewalal Choudhary, is an accused in a vigilance case lodged against him for alleged irregularities in recruitment of assistant professors-cum-junior scientists in Bihar Agricultural University (BAU) during his …
  • RJD targets Nitish over corruption case against his minister 17 Nov 2020 22:47 JD(U)’s Mewalal Choudhary (Source: Facebook)A day after Nitish Kumar was sworn in as Bihar Chief Minister for the seventh time, the Education Minister in his government, JD(U)’s Mewalal Choudhary, has come under attack from the Opposition over a corruption …
  • Nitish Kumar allocates portfolios, keeps Home & General Administration 17 Nov 2020 21:39 A day after taking oath as Bihar Chief Minister, Nitish Kumar on Tuesday allocated portfolios among the 14 Ministers, while keeping Home and General administration to himself. His two deputies in the Cabinet, Tarkishore Prasad and Renu Devi, were given …
  • Li Lu Explains the Case for China - Part III 17 Nov 2020 17:21 After explaining the uniqueness of China's path in his speech at the 2019 Global Investor Conference, Li Lu (Trades, Portfolio) then went on to tell his views on the story of the "West" - mainly Europe, because various locations in Europe …
  • Warren Buffett pulls back on banks and bets on drugmakers 17 Nov 2020 14:35 Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway placed a $5.7 billion (€4.8 billion) bet on four US pharmaceutical stocks in the third quarter, as the billionaire investor dumped holdings in several of the largest US banks. Berkshire added 21.3 million shares of …
  • Rogers (NYSE:ROG) Seems To Use Debt Quite Sensibly 17 Nov 2020 07:26 Legendary fund manager Li Lu (who Charlie Munger backed) once said, 'The biggest investment risk is not the volatility of prices, but whether you will suffer a permanent loss of capital.' So it seems the smart money knows that debt - which is …
  • Nine debutant ministers in Bihar cabinet 17 Nov 2020 03:56 (Clockwise from top left) Vijay Kumar Choudhary, Bijendra Prasad Yadav, Ashok Choudhary, Mewalal Choudhary, Sheela Kumari and Mangal PandeyPATNA: The NDA government took shape in Bihar on Monday with the swearing in of CM Nitish Kumar and 14 other …
  • Nitish takes charge as double-engine CM 17 Nov 2020 01:30 PATNA: JD(U) president Nitish Kumar was on Monday sworn-in as the chief minister of Bihar for a record seventh time in the past 20 years, amid a boycott of the ceremony by the opposition Mahagathbandhan comprising RJD, Congress and the Left parties. The 69 …
  • 517 new Covid cases reported in state 16 Nov 2020 23:06 PATNA: Altogether 517 new Covid-19 cases were registered in Bihar on Monday, taking the tally to 2,27,433. Officially five deaths were reported after which the toll reached 1,189. However, with 2,20,461 recoveries, there are 5,781 active cases in the state …
  • New Premium Guru Li Lu's 4 Holdings 16 Nov 2020 18:48 Li Lu (Trades, Portfolio), founder of Himalaya Capital, disclosed four positions in his third-quarter 13-F filing: Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB), Micron Technology Inc. (NASDAQ:MU), Bank of America Inc. (NYSE:BAC) and Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG). Born and …
  • Palantir Gets The George Soros Nod Of Approval 16 Nov 2020 15:37 If you've been tracking Palantir (PLTR), then you're already aware of the big news: George Soros Bought 18,457,516 shares of PLTR. I'm going to first cover the basics in this article. Then, I'll tell you three short stories that will help …
  • Over a dozen injured in community clash during idol immersion in UP's Ambedkar Nagar 16 Nov 2020 12:34 Image Source : PTI Clashes over playing music during idol immersion in UP More than a dozen people were injured as violent clashes erupted between two communities in Uttar Pradesh late on Sunday. According to the details, the incident was reported from …
  • George Soros Divests Banks and Bets on the Tech Sector 16 Nov 2020 00:31 - By Dilantha De Silva George Soros (Trades, Portfolio) is known for his uncanny ability to identify market trends earlier than many of his rivals. Over the course of his investment career, the guru has made many bold moves, such as shorting currencies, …
  • State’s daily Covid count drops to 247 after 4 mths 16 Nov 2020 00:11 PATNA: In what could be a major relief, the state recorded less than 250 Covid cases for the first time in over four months on Sunday. Altogether 247 people have tested positive for the virus in Bihar in the last 24 hours, taking the state’s tally to 2,26, …
  • Li Lu Explains the Case for China - Part 1 15 Nov 2020 22:26 Included in Li Lu (Trades, Portfolio)'s book, "Civilization, Modernization, Value Investment and China," are a few speeches he gave in China and the U.S. One of them was the speech Li made during the Global Investor Conference held in January …
  • BSEB Matric exam 2019: 162 expelled, 56 impersonators held 01 Mar 2019 09:39 PATNA: The matriculation exam conducted by Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) concluded peacefully on Thursday at 1,418 centres across the state with the examination of optional papers including home science, music and dance among others. The exam was …
  • BSEB: 162 expelled, 56 impersonators held in Matric exam 28 Feb 2019 16:45 PATNA: The matriculation exam conducted by Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) concluded peacefully on Thursday at 1,418 centres across the state with the examination of optional papers including home science, music and dance among others. The exam was …
  • Four policemen injured in attack while trying to destroy illegal liquor den in Bihar 11 May 2017 00:21 SHEIKPURA: Four policemen including a Station House Officer were injured when a mob attacked a police team that had gone to Chandi village in Bihar's Sheikhpura district to destroy an illegal liquor den.    Sheikhpura, Sub-Divisional Police Officer ( …