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Wed Jan 14

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BandonDunes replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 1:58 PM

Re: Not A Great Year For Todd & Ted

I believe Combs owned Intel for a very short time in 2014. If I recall he got in and out very quickly and the stock had a monster year.

This is in no way a criticism, if anything it just underscores how difficult investing can be at times.

Fri Jan 9

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BandonDunes replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 2:08 PM

Re: 7-8 more weeks for Annual Report!!

I was under the impression that Todd and Ted were doing a really good job and that Mr. Buffett was more than pleased thus far, no? I don't think 2014 was their greatest but even the best have not so great years now and again...beating the benchmark [more]

Tue Jan 6

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BandonDunes replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 6:29 PM

Re: Question On Selling BRK.B

DTB-

That is a huge help and it cleared up the confusion from my end. Thanks so much for the explanation.

BD

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BandonDunes replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 4:42 PM

Re: Question On Selling BRK.B

Thank You all so much for taking the time to respond to my request about the best way for my friend to sell 11,700 Berkshire B shares over a period of time.Your responses are very much appreciated! The common theme seems to be that it's a pretty [more]

Fri Jan 2

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BandonDunes posted to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 2:15 PM

Question On Selling BRK.B

Question:

I have a friend (55 yrs old) who owns 11,700 shares of Berkshire B in a taxable account. It represents about 75% of his liquid assets.
The value is worth close to $1.7m.
If this person were to sell $50,000 worth of the [more]

Thu Dec 18

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BandonDunes replied to the Leucadia National Corp. board. 3:07 PM

Re: Jefferies posts significant loss

I'm out as well at a modest profit. As many have said this is not your father's Leucadia. I really liked Joe and Ian but I am not so sure about Handler and Friedman.

Anyone who still thinks this is a baby Berkshire is being sold a bill of [more]

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BandonDunes posted to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 12:15 PM

Todd and Ted Stumble a Bit

It looks both T & T will likely under perform the benchmark a bit this year.


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Fri Dec 12

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BandonDunes replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 2:47 PM

Re: 2014 AR

Can't wait either! Anyone think it's possible he will name his successor in the A/R?

Wed Dec 3

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BandonDunes posted to the Leucadia National Corp. board. 3:19 PM

Luk Vs Brk, S&P over 10 years

If you bought LUK in Dec of 2004 and just held it until today you left an awful lot of money on the table.Forget Berkshire, a plain jane vanilla index fund blew it away. I knew overall the stock had not done much over the past decade but I had no [more]

Mon Dec 1

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BandonDunes replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 2:41 PM

Re: BRK buys Wetherford units

Does this qualify as a "tuck-in" or a "bolt-on"?:)

Thu Nov 13

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BandonDunes replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 10:27 AM

Re: Buying Duracell for $4.7B

Didn't Gillette buy Duracell after Berkshire's investment? I thought I remembered Munger sort of criticizing Gillette's purchase of Duracell basically saying that they gave away parts of a GREAT business (razors and blades) to buy a company that did [more]

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