• Berkshire Hathaway Meeting: 1999 Afternoon Session 18 Sep 2020 23:05 In 2018, CNBC launched the Warren Buffett (Trades, Portfolio) Archive, "the digital home to the world's largest video collection of Warren Buffett (Trades, Portfolio)". The website includes complete video footage from every Berkshire Hathaway …
  • Buffett's IPO Investment and Citigroup's Next CEO 18 Sep 2020 20:10 In this episode of Industry Focus: Financials, host Jason Moser and Fool.com contributor Matt Frankel, CFP, discuss the recent news that Citigroup (NYSE:C) CEO Michael Corbat will be stepping down in 2021, and current President Jane Fraser will be taking …
  • Readings & Writers: Freeman releases next in series 18 Sep 2020 18:08 The Bookstore at Fitger's, 600 E. Superior St., offers Brian Freeman's "Funeral for a Friend" book launch, 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 22. Tickets: $25. Go to eventbrite.com. Freeman is launching his tenth book in the Jonathan Stride series. …
  • Hillhouse's Zhang Lei: Be a Friend of Time - Part I 18 Sep 2020 17:57 A natural optimistic entrepreneur, Zhang Lei founded Hillhouse Capital on June 1, 2005. More than fifteen years later, Hillhouse has become one of the largest and most successful investment firms in Asia. When describing Hillhouse, Zhang has famously said …
  • Off the field after long career, former Rockford coach Munger reflects 18 Sep 2020 15:41 ROCKFORD, Mich. (WOOD) — For the first time in 29 years, Rockford High School will have a new head football coach when the season kicks off Friday night. And for the first time in 45 years, Ralph Munger won’t have anyone to coach.  Munger led the Rams to …
  • PM Modi inaugurates Kosi Rail Mahasetu, slew of rail projects for Bihar; slams slow progress under UPA 18 Sep 2020 15:30 By: PTI | New Delhi | Updated: September 18, 2020 8:38:37 pm Modi said a new railway service between Supaul-Asanpur via the Kosi Mahasetu will greatly benefit the people of Supaul, Araria and Saharsa districts. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday …
  • Facts Versus Narratives 18 Sep 2020 09:34 People have a tendency to interpret new facts as being consistent with their strongly held beliefs. This propensity, known as confirmation bias, is well known. What is not generally appreciated, however, is that confirmation bias is not just a mild …
  • Frenzy preview: Rockford hopes to carry on longtime success 18 Sep 2020 02:46 GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD)  — It might be starting a little later than usual, but high school football is back in West Michigan. The pandemic forced the cancellation of the first three games; however, the season will continue with an abbreviated six-game …
  • Charlie Munger: A Simple Strategy Can Outperform the Stock Market 16 Sep 2020 16:45 Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK.A) (NYSE:BRK.B) has recorded a 20% compounded annual return since it was formed in 1965. Therefore, $1,000 invested in Berkshire Hathaway 55 years ago is now worth around $22.6 million. Over the same time period, the S&P …
  • Key Takeways From Li Lu's Recent Roundtable 16 Sep 2020 16:45 In previous articles, I shared my notes from Li Lu's recent roundtable discussion session with Peking University's Guanghua School of Management and Citic Publishing. You can find Part I here and Part II here. In this article, I will go over some …
  • Rethink 24x7 water supply under Amrut: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar to PM Modi 16 Sep 2020 03:39 New Delhi: Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar kicked up a row on Tuesday, as he told Prime Minister Narendra Modi during a function that the Centre should rethink on giving 24-hour drinking water supply under the AMRUT scheme to the urban areas in the state …
  • Priebe, Caldwell lead Chamberlain golf 16 Sep 2020 03:14 WINNER -- Chamberlain had the top-two golfers at the Winner Invitational on Tuesday. Drayton Priebe finished with 79 strokes to defeat teammate Cameron Caldwell by one stroke. Chamberlain’s other top-10 finishers included Dakota Munger (89) in fifth place, …
  • Adaptimmune Therapeutics: Mega Profitability 16 Sep 2020 01:30 Spend each day trying to be a little wiser than you were when you woke up. Day by day, and at the end of the day if you live long enough like most people, you will get out of life what you deserve. - Charlie Munger (Warren Buffett's partner) In cancer …
  • Palo Alto faces lawsuit over 'residents-only' policy at Foothills Park 16 Sep 2020 00:17 A group of civil rights organizations and residents filed a lawsuit against the city of Palo Alto on Tuesday in a bid to repeal a contentious law that bans non-Palo Altans from visiting Foothills Park unless accompanied by a city resident. The lawsuit, …
  • Priebe, Caldwell guide Chamberlain to team title 15 Sep 2020 23:22 WINNER -- Chamberlain and Todd County both shot 376 strokes to finish atop the leaderboard at Tuesday’s Winner boys golf Invitational at the Winner Country Club. Mobridge-Pollock and Little Wound both had 393 strokes, while Winner Area carded 397 strokes …
  • PM Modi launches sewerage, drinking water projects, praises Nitish-Sushil team 15 Sep 2020 22:36 PM Narendra Modi. (File)Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday inaugurated four sewerage treatment plant projects, including two for Patna, through the virtual medium from New Delhi and said Bihar, in coming years, will be among states where every …
  • Dollar General: Continued Strength and Relative Outperformance 15 Sep 2020 20:57 Dollar General (NYSE:DG) recently reported financial results for the second quarter of fiscal 2020. It was another stellar quarter for the retailer, with same store sales (comps) increasing 19% and significant growth in ticket offset by a low-single digit …
  • Notes From Li Lu's Recent Roundtable Session - Part II 15 Sep 2020 20:57 In a previous article, I shared some of my notes from the first part of Li Lu's recent roundtable discussion session with Peking University's Guanghua School of Management and Citic Publishing. Continuing from that article, below are my notes from …
  • Quality Is Missing the Point 15 Sep 2020 20:56 I got very excited when I came across an excerpt from Jordan Ellenberg's book, "How Not to Be Wrong." His book was written to teach readers how much logic and common sense is provided by math. He tells the story of Abraham Wald during World …
  • Westlake Chemical (WLK) Has Risen 3% in Last One Year, Underperforms Market 15 Sep 2020 17:52 If you are looking for the best ideas for your portfolio you may want to consider some of Maran Capital Management’s top stock picks. Maran Capital Management, an investment management firm, is bullish on Westlake Chemical Corp (NYSE:WLK) stock. In its Q2 …
  • Nitish assures PM timely completion of all central govt schemes in Bihar 15 Sep 2020 12:04 PATNA: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Tuesday thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for inaugurating and laying stones of seven urban infrastructure schemes worth Rs 541 crore and assured him that the state government would complete all the projects …
  • PM Modi showers projects on Bihar ahead of assembly elections 2020 15 Sep 2020 07:30 Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched Pradhan Mantri Matsya Sampada Yojana (PMMSY) and e-Gopala App for farmers along with several other initiatives in the fisheries and animal husbandry sectors in Bihar, via video conference in New Delhi on September 10. …
  • PM to inaugurate and lay foundation stone of seven projects related to urban infrastructure in Bihar on 15 September 15 Sep 2020 07:00 By Chennaivision in National News, News September 15, 2020 Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will inaugurate and lay the foundation stone of seven projects related to urban infrastructure in Bihar on 15 September via video conferencing. Out of these, four …
  • Berkshire's BNSF names first female CEO of big U.S. railroad 14 Sep 2020 23:30 By Reuters Staff (Reuters) - BNSF, the railroad unit of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc BRKa.N, on Monday named Kathryn Farmer as its new chief executive officer, making her the first female CEO of a major U.S. railroad. FILE PHOTO: Spare train …
  • Best Bet For Aviation Recovery 14 Sep 2020 18:14 Aviation trough? According to Robintrack, Robinhood traders have been extremely enthusiastic about betting on a recovery in the airlines, especially via the U.S. Global Jets ETF (JETS). Here is its recent price in pink next to the number of their users …
  • PM Modi to inaugurate, launch seven urban infrastructure projects in Bihar 14 Sep 2020 12:58 New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Tuesday inaugurate and lay the foundation stone of seven urban infrastructure projects worth Rs 541 crore in the poll-bound Bihar via video conference. The Prime Minister's Office said on Monday that out …
  • Forget Bitcoin and gold! I’d invest money in cheap UK shares to retire rich 14 Sep 2020 07:07 The prices of Bitcoin and gold have both been strong so far this year. And that could tempt some people into investing in those vehicles. But I reckon cheap UK shares are a better route to retiring rich. Why cheap UK shares? My concern is that gold and …
  • Sebi move triggers Lollapalooza Effect on D-Street: What to buy now? 14 Sep 2020 06:29 Heard of Lollapalooza effect? The Sebi move to tweak the investment rules for multicap funds will now trigger this effect in the domestic equity market, with the smallcaps likely to see tremendous buying pressure. ICICI Securities, India’s leading …
  • Saurabh Mukherjea on 4 factors that lead to outsized success 14 Sep 2020 03:27 Crux of outsized success is specialisation, simplification, creativity and collaboration, says the Founder & CIO, Marcellus Investment Managers. Let me understand the idea of this book -- The Victory Project. Here you are talking about how we …
  • Notes From Li Lu's Roundtable Session - Part I 13 Sep 2020 18:46 Renowned value investor Li Lu recently held a roundtable discussion session with Peking University's Guanghua School of Management and Citic Publishing (the publisher of Li's book), in which he shared his thoughts on topics such as how to research …
  • Berkshire Hathaway's Big Bet On Big Data With Snowflake's IPO 13 Sep 2020 13:44 Warren Buffett is notorious for guiding his massive conglomerate, Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A) (BRK.B), by the core tenets of value investing. Under his leadership, the business has a long history of buying excellent companies at a fair price, but things …
  • Civil Rights Groups Ask Federal Court To Rule On Legality Of Trump Administration DACA Actions 13 Sep 2020 04:56 Commentary:  Civil rights organizations have filed a motion for summary judgement in a lawsuit that seeks to block the Trump administration from unlawfully implementing new limits on DACA, according to papers filed in federal court Friday.   The motion was …
  • Buffett’s Investment In See’s Candy 12 Sep 2020 15:47 ​Warren Buffett is arguably the best investor of our time. He turned a struggling company called Berkshire Hathaway and transformed it into a formidable conglomerate with interests in insurance, transportation, utilities, industrials to name a few. …
  • Empiricism, Instrumentalism, Critical Rationalism and Value Investing - Part I 11 Sep 2020 16:23 Recently I read two wonderful books – "Consilience" by Edward Wilson and "Conjectures and Refutations" by Karl Popper. Both Wilson and Popper are among Li Lu's favorite authors. The full list of Li Lu's book recommendations can …
  • Dollar Tree: Continued Strength at Family Dollar 11 Sep 2020 16:20 Dollar Tree (NASDAQ:DLTR) recently reported results for the second quarter of fiscal 2020. For the quarter, consolidated comparable store sales (comps) increased by 7% year-over-year (same as the first quarter), reflecting a double digit increase at Family …
  • Wendy Lecker: Clock ticking for school districts to reclaim... 11 Sep 2020 12:36 By Wendy Lecker posted on its website Published 7:30 am EDT, Friday, September 11, 2020 U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos attends the American Workforce Policy Advisory Board Meeting at the White House in Washington, D.C, June 26. U.S. Education …
  • Wells Fargo: Buffett Exits At The Lows Again 10 Sep 2020 18:59 Wells Fargo (NYSE:WFC) and all of the banks took a hit on September 8 with the market in part due to another disclosure that Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK.B) sold more of the bank stock. My investment thesis remains highly bullish on …
  • Govt approves Rs 971-cr Munger-Bhagalpur highway project in Bihar 10 Sep 2020 13:03 The government on Thursday said it has approved a Rs 971 crore highway project in Bihar. "The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MoRTH) has approved a proposal to construct 120 km Munger-Bhagalpur-Tirpety-Kahalgaon concrete road on national …
  • Buffett's Berkshire Avoids FOMO With Snowflake IPO 09 Sep 2020 23:38 By Tae Kim and Tara Lachapelle As investors fret over whether high-flying technology stocks have gotten too frothy, the recent volatility isn’t scaring away Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. — at least not when it comes to getting in on the ground …
  • Warren Buffett’s Berkshire bets on hot tech IPO Snowflake 09 Sep 2020 17:38 As investors fret over whether high-flying technology stocks are now too frothy, the recent volatility is not scaring away Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway — at least not when it comes to getting in on the ground floor of what may be one of the year’s …
  • No. 20-4-00208-08-NOTICE TO CREDITORS 09 Sep 2020 15:20 No. 20-4-00208-08 PROBATE NOTICE TO CREDITORS SUPERIOR COURT OF WASHINGTON FOR COWLITZ COUNTY Estate of ROBERT WAYNE MUNGER, Deceased. Merle Adele Munger has been appointed as personal representative (“personal representative”) of the above estate. Any …
  • Ollie's: 'Our Best Quarterly Results in Our 38-Year History' 09 Sep 2020 15:02 Ollie's Bargain Outlets (NASDAQ:OLLI), a leading discount retail chain that primarily operates in the eastern United States, recently reported financial results for the second quarter of fiscal 2020. For the quarter, revenues increased 59% year-over- …
  • Go Ahead and Call Warren Buffett a Snowflake 09 Sep 2020 00:27 Don’t let the icy name fool you: Snowflake is poised to be one of the hottest deals the industry has seen in a while. When the upstart first filed to go public in late August, the same week as a half-dozen other technology unicorns, one of our columns …
  • Copying Charlie Munger and Warren Buffett's Key Traits 08 Sep 2020 21:28 Warren Buffett (Trades, Portfolio) and Charlie Munger (Trades, Portfolio) are considered to be some of the best investors of all time, but what are their most attractive qualities? Why have these two individuals achieved such fantastic returns and …
  • Why Warren Buffett Didn't Get Into Ballet 08 Sep 2020 21:27 Charlie Munger (Trades, Portfolio) once remarked, "If Warren Buffett (Trades, Portfolio) had gone into ballet, no one would have heard of him." This seemingly simple statement offers some excellent advice for investors. Munger was remarking on …
  • Sports are no longer a panacea for your tough times-why that's okay 08 Sep 2020 11:21 On August 27, the director of operations for Duke’s men’s basketball team, Nolan Smith, led a protest outside of K-ville in response to the shooting of Jacob Blake in Kenosha, Wisconsin.  This isn’t the first time matters of racial justice and systemic …
  • We are seeing development of a multi-year bull run in India 08 Sep 2020 05:50 Valuation is a function of two things, earnings growth and interest rates; a 150 bps drop in interest rates increases the value of equities approximately by 25% even if everything else remains the same, according to the founder, Carnelian Asset Advisors. …
  • Game Creek Fire Forces Evacuation Briefing at 8PM 07 Sep 2020 08:41 by Jackson Hole Radio News A wildfire in Game Creek has caused Teton County Emergency Management to issue an Immediate evacuation order for Henry’s Road, Game Creek, Squaw Creek, and Porcupine Creek. evacuee staging is at Munger Mountain School and a …
  • Swinging Bridge Fire Evacuations Through Noon Monday 07 Sep 2020 08:41 by Jackson Hole Radio News A wildfire that broke out Sunday evening forced residents in several subdivisions to evacuate their homes. The blaze, dubbed the Swinging Bridge Fire, prompted an immediate evacuation order at 5:50 PM for Henry’s Road, Squaw …
  • Munger varsity to start new courses 06 Sep 2020 22:57
  • Bihar: Eight Maoists arrested in Munger, detonators, arms and ammunition seized 06 Sep 2020 04:09
  • Judge rules DeVos plan to give more coronavirus relief to private schools is illegal 05 Sep 2020 23:52 Renewed focus on school choice amid COVID pandemic; Education Secretary Betsy DeVos shares insight with Martha MacCallum on 'The Story.' A Washington federal judge Friday tossed out Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos' policy that would have …
  • NIA charge-sheets 2 for stealing hardware from under-construction indigenous aircraft carrier 05 Sep 2020 07:23 By PTI NEW DELHI: The NIA has filed a charge-sheet against two people for allegedly stealing computer devices from an under-construction indigenous aircraft carrier in Kochi, an official said. Sumit Kumar Singh of Bihar's Munger district and Daya Ram …
  • Eat, Drink And Be Murphy: Time to partake of the hops harvest 05 Sep 2020 01:17 The Genesee Country Village and Museum sill celebrate hops on the holiday MUMFORD — At one time in New York’s past, the hops plant was king — and many fields in this neck of the woods grew the crop that gives beer it’s oh-so-familiar bitterness and flavor. …
  • Situation Report 15: Floods and Landslide Situation in India August 24, 2020 05 Sep 2020 00:40 A. CURRENT SITUATION ANDHRA PRADESH The water flow in the Godavari has again intensified on Friday, pushing the level closer to the third danger mark at Sir Arthur Cotton Barrage in East Godavari district. 4 people have lost their lives. East and West …
  • WPD: Man found with stolen truck, car, gun, and license plate 04 Sep 2020 21:52 MEDICINE LODGE, Kan. (KSNW) – A Sedgwick County man has pleaded guilty Friday to all charges for his role in a 2018 home invasion in rural Barber County. Ora Munger, 42, of Wichita, entered the plea Friday to one count of attempted second-degree murder, …
  • Golf League Results: Sept. 2, 2020 04 Sep 2020 15:23 Tuesday, Aug. 25 Day Three of the Men's League Tournament Tournament leaders after Day 3 Flight A: Jim Mateyka Flight B: Jack Krasky Flight C: Howard Hornibrook Flight D: Tony Coffey Flight A – Low Gross: Jack Larson (76) Flight B – Low Gross: Dale …
  • Probe: Prison isn't at fault in inmate's death 03 Sep 2020 11:47 STAFF AND NEWS REPORTS AIRWAY HEIGHTS — An investigation into the death of an inmate at Airway Heights Corrections Center has concluded the prison isn’t at fault. According to findings released last week, the Washington State Patrol concluded the state …
  • 7 Buffett Stocks to Buy If You Want To Win Like Warren 28 Aug 2020 01:10 Warren Buffett’s track record as an investor is unimpeachable. Starting with $100,000 in capital (only $100 of which was his own), Buffett has gone on to amass a personal net worth estimated today at $69.2 billion. According to Forbes, Buffett is the fifth …
  • 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 ( …