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Thu Apr 28

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jkm929 posted to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 12:51 PM

Berkshire to Acquire Gemvara

Gemvara announced Wednesday it has been acquired by Richline Group, a Berkshire Hathaway ($BRK.A) subsidiary that specializes in jewelry marketing, manufacturing and distribution. The acquisition will take Gemvara back to its early roots, [more]

Sun Apr 17

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jkm929 replied to the Dividend Growth Investing board. 1:58 PM

Re: More "Dividends for 100 Years"

IN April 1974, directors of the Consolidated Edison Company of New York made a decision that had a devastating impact on their company's stock and simultaneously sent shock waves rippling through shares of other electric utilities. For the first [more]

Thu Apr 14

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jkm929 posted to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 3:55 PM

Precision Cast Parts Air Pollution

Link to an article about same.

http://www.opb.org/news/series/portland-oregon-air-pollution...

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Wed Mar 30

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jkm929 replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 2:50 PM

Re: BRK takes WFC stake over 10%

As Wall Street remakes itself on a former rail yard in the far west of Midtown Manhattan, one surprising name is leading the way.

Wells Fargo & Co (WFC.N), the San Francisco-based lender known for its retail banking business, has
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Tue Mar 29

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jkm929 replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 11:31 AM

Re: BRK takes WFC stake over 10%

UBS has put out a sell recommendation on Wella Fargo.

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Fri Mar 25

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jkm929 replied to the Value Hounds board. 1:28 PM

Re: HRS?

They're writing down the value of a business they acquired from Schlumberger.

MELBOURNE, FL/HOUSTON, TX, November 8, 2010 — Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) an international communications and information technology company, has entered into [more]

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jkm929 replied to the Value Hounds board. 1:17 PM

Re: HRS?

Since they have increasing dividends, I will check the US Dividend Champions spreadsheet. I love this info, it's a one stop shop for data. 14 years of increasing dividends (not a big factor, but a plus). EPS Payout 253.16% (minus), % vs Graham [more]

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Tue Mar 15

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jkm929 posted to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 12:56 AM

Dairy Queen

Dairy Queen to add 60 locations to its present 33 in Massachusetts over the next five years.

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Mon Mar 7

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jkm929 replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 1:17 PM

Re: OT: S&P500 TTM P/E > 23

Any thoughts on why Mr. Market all of a sudden changed his mood and is now feeling very bullish?

In the fourth quarter of 2015, oil companies were forced to write down the value of their oil reserves to account for the new lower price [more]

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Wed Feb 24

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jkm929 replied to the Value Hounds board. 1:01 PM

Re: Those plans for productions cuts

I think the real issue is that falling prices take longer to cut supply than people think or wish specially seeing that there are in place "strategic reserves" and lots of room to store the stuff.

For some producers, oil is [more]

Sun Feb 21

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jkm929 replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 12:42 AM

Re: OT: for RaplhCramden

The latest issue of Bloomberg Business Week has an article about Apple and Steve Jobs decision that Apple should own its own silicon and design its own semiconductors. In 2013 Apple came out with the iPhone 5s with the 64 bit A7 processor, which was [more]

Wed Feb 10

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jkm929 replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 12:32 PM

Re: Question on PSX Investment

What am I missing

The United States has a moat in oil refining arising out of its cheap natural gas to fire up refineries.

http://www.cnbc.com/id/100943620

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Sat Feb 6

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jkm929 replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 11:45 PM

Re: OT: Amazon planning to open 100s of bookstor

Ears should prick up if a company is reporting different profit figures to shareholders and different figures to the IRS.

That is usually the case because corporations usually use accelerated depreciation in reporting to the IRS and [more]

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