Warren Buffett Stories May 2

Following the Berkshire Hathaway annual shareholder meeting over the weekend, Warren Buffett has shared details on a sizeable Apple stock purchase his conglomerate recently made. And given the right price, Buffett said he’ll keep buying up as much AAPL as possible.

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Warren Buffett Stories July 8, 2021

Warren Buffett’s AAPL mistake cost Berkshire Hathaway up to $18B, after the billionaire investor earlier admitted that selling some of the conglomerate’s holdings at the end of last year was “probably a mistake.”

AAPL closed on a record high yesterday, which would have seen Berkshire’s pre-sell-off stake worth $146B …

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Warren Buffett Stories May 2, 2021

Back in February, Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway revealed that it sold 9.81 million shares of AAPL at the end of 2020. Speaking during the conglomerate’s annual shareholder meeting this weekend, however, Buffett acknowledged that this decision was “probably a mistake.”

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Warren Buffett Stories August 24, 2020

One sentence to summarise how well Warren Buffett has done from AAPL

Warren Buffett has gone from being an AAPL skeptic to a massive investor in the Cupertino company. As AAPL looks set to break $500 this morning, a new report today summarises just how successful that investment has been in a single sentence …

Warren Buffett Stories July 7, 2020

AAPL shares now make up 43% of Berkshire Hathaway’s stocks, says a new analysis. Warren Buffett’s conglomerate owns $91.3B worth of Apple stock – giving it 5.5% of the company – of a total $213.6B across all 46 companies in its portfolio.

That investment has paid off big-time, the conglomerate’s AAPL holdings seeing $55B in growth since the beginning of 2019 …

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Warren Buffett Stories April 30, 2020

Even though Berkshire Hathaway is a major investor in Apple, Warren Buffett himself only recently switched from a flip phone to the iPhone. In a recent interview with Yahoo Finance, Buffett tells the story of Apple CEO Tim Cook trying to teach him how to use his new iPhone.

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Warren Buffett Stories February 24, 2020

Billionaire investor Warren Buffett has said in an interview that Apple is ‘probably the best business I know in the world.’

His Berkshire Hathaway conglomerate is now the largest single investor in AAPL, owning 5.7% of the company and ‘increasing all the time’ …

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Warren Buffett Stories February 17, 2020

Warren Buffett sold $800M of AAPL last quarter, remains biggest shareholder

Warren Buffett‘s Berkshire Hathaway conglomerate last quarter sold more than $800M of AAPL stock, according to SEC filings…

Warren Buffett Stories May 6, 2019

Apple partners with Warren Buffett on free Paper Wizard game

Another interesting development that has emerged from Berkshire Hathaway’s annual shareholder’s meeting is a new iOS game, Warren Buffett’s Paper Wizard. Notably, Apple helped out with the development and holds the rights to the new free game.

Warren Buffett Stories May 5, 2019

Tim Cook attended the Berkshire Hathaway annual shareholder meeting in Omaha, Nebraska this weekend. While in Omaha, Cook said that he’s “thrilled” to see Warren Buffett invest in AAPL, while also taking the opportunity to visit with the local Apple store.

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Warren Buffett Stories March 28, 2019

Warren Buffett gave a talk today at The Gatehouse’s Hands Up for Success luncheon and Apple’s new Services came up. The billionaire is mostly positive on Apple, but his comments about the company’s latest push into new Services like original TV content show he has doubts about how things might play out.

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Warren Buffett Stories February 25, 2019

Warren Buffett says he’d buy more AAPL stock if it was cheaper, not interested in selling

Warren Buffett, through his company Berkshire Hathaway, is Apple’s second biggest shareholder, having dramatically increased his stake in the last few years. In an interview with CNBC, Buffett says that he is unlikely to sell his AAPL shares, and would buy more if it was cheaper.

Warren Buffett Stories November 14, 2018

Warren Buffett has further expanded his stake in Apple, new filings show. According to Berkshire Hathaway’s latest 13-F filing, Buffett added over half a million shares of AAPL to his portfolio over the last quarter.

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Warren Buffett Stories May 6, 2018

Earlier this week, we reported that Berkshire Hathaway, the conglomerate founded and run by Warren Buffett, had purchased an addition 75 million AAPL shares during the first quarter of this year. Now, Buffett says he wants to buy even more of the company…

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Warren Buffett Stories May 8, 2017

Billionaire investor Warren Buffett has explained why Berkshire Hathaway doubled its AAPL holdings in January, stating that he used his understanding of the furniture market to appreciate the strength of the iPhone …

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Warren Buffett Stories May 16, 2016

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Warren Buffett’s conglomerate Berkshire Hathaway has purchased more than a billion dollars worth of AAPL stock. An SEC filing (via CNBC) revealed that the fund had purchased 9,811,747 shares worth a total of $1.069B as at the end of the first quarter.

It’s believed that Berkshire Hathaway owned few AAPL shares prior to this move. Warren Buffett said way back in 2011 that the conglomerate ‘held very few in the past and we’re likely to hold very few in the future’ as the company’s long-term prospects were too difficult to predict …

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