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  • Warren Buffett buys auto group, boosts competition for AutoNation

    Warren Buffett buys auto group, boosts competition for AutoNation
    Warren Buffett is buying into the auto dealer business, and that means more competition for Fort Lauderdale-based AutoNation. The billionaire investor said Thursday that his Berkshire Hathaway Group has agreed to buy the Van Tuyl Group, billed as the...
  • Warren Buffett to buy Van Tuyl auto dealership group

    Warren Buffett to buy Van Tuyl auto dealership group
    Warren Buffett is getting into car sales. Buffett’s massive holding company, Berkshire Hathaway Inc., is buying the Van Tuyl Group, which bills itself as the nation’s largest privately owned auto dealership. After the deal is completed,...
  • Plank surges past Bisciotti, into top half of Forbes list of richest Americans

    Plank surges past Bisciotti, into top half of Forbes list of richest Americans
    A near doubling in Under Armour's stock price over the past year helped drive CEO Kevin Plank past Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti in the Forbes 400 list of the richest Americans. Plank is worth $3 billion, according to the financial magazine, up from $1.7...
  • Dow tumbles 264 points in biggest stock sell-off in two months

    Dow tumbles 264 points in biggest stock sell-off in two months
    Wall Street saw its biggest stock sell-off in two months Thursday as investors worried over rising geopolitical tensions and the prospect of higher interest rates. The Dow Jones industrial average sank 264.26 points. The plunge was led by tech stocks,...
  • Sun Valley: Media Moguls and Tech Titans Mingle at Allen & Co. Conference

    The signs are simple, unadorned, set against a white backdrop. "Private function," they read. That's the way Allen & Co., the investment bank that sponsors the closely-watched annual media conference at Idaho ski resort Sun Valley, wants to keep it....
  • JPMorgan CEO Dimon says he has curable throat cancer

    JPMorgan CEO Dimon says he has curable throat cancer
    NEW YORK - JPMorgan Chase & Co Chief Executive Officer Jamie Dimon said he has been diagnosed with curable throat cancer and he plans to remain actively involved in the largest U.S. bank's business. In a memo to the bank's employees and shareholders...
  • The Buffett Rule's threat to Sen. Warren's student loan refi bill

    The Buffett Rule's threat to Sen. Warren's student loan refi bill
    If you had an idea that you wanted to push through Congress, would you hitch it to a controversial tax proposal that had no chance of becoming law? Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) wants the federal government to make it easier for people with student...
  • Burger King swallows Tim Hortons; new firm is Canada-bound

    Burger King swallows Tim Hortons; new firm is Canada-bound
    Burger King Worldwide Inc. said Tuesday it would buy the Tim Hortons coffee-and-doughnut chain for about $11.4 billion and place the new firm's headquarters in Canada, where the corporate tax rate is lower than in the U.S. The cash-and-stock deal...
  • Burger King to buy Tim Hortons for $11.5 billion

    Burger King to buy Tim Hortons for $11.5 billion
    TORONTO -- Burger King Worldwide Inc announced plans to buy Canadian coffee and doughnut chain Tim Hortons Inc for C$12.64 billion ($11.53 billion) in a cash-and-stock deal that would create the world's third-largest fast-food restaurant group. With...
  • Burger King, Warren Buffett under fire for Canadian inversion deal

    Burger King, Warren Buffett under fire for Canadian inversion deal
    Burger King Worldwide Inc. and billionaire investor Warren Buffett faced sharp criticism over plans that would create a new Canadian company after buying Tim Hortons Inc. to take advantage of Canada's lower corporate tax rates. Burger King said...
  • Berkshire Hathaway to pay $896,000 to settle antitrust reporting suit

    Berkshire Hathaway to pay $896,000 to settle antitrust reporting suit
    Berkshire Hathaway Inc., the investment and holding company run by billionaire Warren Buffett, agreed to pay $896,000 to settle allegations that it violated antitrust reporting requirements when acquiring stock in a Chicago building materials company last...