rclosch

Richard Losch

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Thu May 1

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rclosch posted to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 1:44 PM

Fracing

JeanDavid Says

And the employment of hydraulic fracturing is even more problematical. The industry keeps the chemicals use a deep secret. It is a new technology whose long-term risks are not understood. The disposal of the wastes in doing [more]

Sat Apr 26

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rclosch posted to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 3:03 PM

Totally OT - Maybe the sky isn’t Falling?

For all the learned tree huggers who lurk here I post this link from Saturdays WSJ by
ecologist – economist Matt Ridley.

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Tue Apr 15

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rclosch posted to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 11:47 PM

Future Metals expands

Future Metals and its affiliate companies, including Marmon/Keystone LLC, are Marmon Distribution Services/Berkshire Hathaway companies and members of The Marmon Group, an international association of more than 150 business units that operate [more]

Mon Apr 14

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rclosch replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 11:37 PM

Re: The American Energy Revolution

Discovering and recovering more carbon is not a revolution at all. It is just more of the same in our relentless effort to destroy the planet as a place suitable for humans to live on.

Yeh and living in a cave was so much fun, riding [more]

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rclosch posted to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 1:48 PM

The American Energy Revolution

“Frackers” by Gregory Zuckerman is interesting and important Book, and is a must read for anyone interested in the price of oil. It is a story is about a handful of American wildcatters that struggled for twenty years to find a way to recover the oil [more]

Thu Mar 20

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rclosch replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 12:09 PM

Re: Apples to Oranges, Mangos and Bananas

Another rule of thumb: if you can easily find great companies at attractive price, BRK, WFC, IBM, DE, just to name a few, it's safe to ignore those statistics.


I bought an A Share for a client in Sept 1987 and paid $4400. The [more]

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rclosch posted to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 12:50 AM

Apples to Oranges, Mangos and Bananas

The Problem I see with Shiller CAPE even ignoring the accounting inconsistences is that you are using statistics to try to compare apples to oranges, mangos and bananas. Over the hundred and some years that Shiller is using as a statistical base the [more]

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