JohnCLeven’s Activity

Tue Sep 20

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JohnCLeven replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 4:45 PM

Re: Todd joins JPM BOD

Wow, this is pretty interesting.

BRK, to my knowledge, has never had anyone on the WFC board, despite being the largest shareholders for a long time...and yet, here's Todd on the JPM board.

Fri Sep 16

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JohnCLeven replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 4:37 PM

Re: "Goals Gone Wild: Scam at Wells Fargo

I’m sure this will offend many salespeople on this board, but my experience has been that commission based sales teams are almost a perfect environment for unethical behavior.

The fact is that some people are simply willing to knowingly [more]

Tue Jul 26

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JohnCLeven replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 11:58 AM

Re: OT: S&P earnings

Perhaps the general increase in valuations may be related to the decline in dividend payout ratios.

Retaining a higher percentage of earnings would increase real EPS growth rates, and justifiably change the "fair PE." [more]

Fri Jun 24

Caps Pick

JohnCLeven made a pick in CAPS. 10:27 AM

Banco Santander Central Hispano (SAN) will Outperform the S&P 500

Mon Jun 13

CAPS Underperform Pitch Reply

JohnCLeven commented on JohnCLeven's pitch for LNKD. 1:32 PM

Wow MSFT ended up buying them out about 4 months after my pick closed. I'd have only been slightly in the green had I held.

Fri May 27

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JohnCLeven replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 3:37 PM

Re: OT:staving off boredom

I only bought three stocks in 2015. BRK.B, NOV, and MKL weighted 71/22/7. Haven't sold a share.

My weighted average annualized return for the portfolio has only been 1.3% (without dividends) vs 6.3% for the S&P 500 (without [more]

Thu May 26

Wed Apr 13

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JohnCLeven posted to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 10:55 AM

OT-Berkshire-related things to do in Omaha

Good morning fellow board members,

As part of a road trip I'm taking next week, I will be traveling through Nebraska for the first time. I will be setting aside somewhere around a 1/2 day in Omaha.

As a shareholder and Berkshire [more]

Tue Mar 29

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JohnCLeven posted to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 7:22 AM

BRK takes WFC stake over 10%

http://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/72971/000120919116110...

BRK now owns 506,308,470 WFC shares, a 26,604,200 share increase from the [more]

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