In a lengthy interview today with CNBC’s Becky Quick, Warren Buffett discusses many of the topics that were covered during the Berkshire Hathaway 2010 annual meeting including Goldman Sachs and the overall state of the United States economy. Read this article for more information and to view the videos.
Over the past few days, we have compiled a list of resources for those interested in reading about the events that took place at the Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting. While media accounts of the meeting are helpful, detailed question by question notes paint a far more complete picture of what took place at the meeting. Read this article for a link to a great set of meeting notes.
The Rational Walk will not provide direct coverage of the Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting. However, we have prepared a resource page that will be updated throughout the weekend. The goal is to include links to the best content and coverage available. Beyond the media frenzy, many attendees also provide excellent meeting notes. The technology for a webcast exists, but Warren Buffett has said that he is reluctant to take an action that may harm the Omaha economy. Read this article for a link to the resource page.
Berkshire Hathaway Vice Chairman Charlie Munger rarely gives interviews, and when he does investors are wise to listen carefully. In the following CNBC interview with Becky Quick, Mr. Munger provides his general views regarding investment banking and says that Richard
In one of the first of many interviews leading up to the Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting tomorrow, Warren Buffett discussed preparations for the meeting, anticipated attendance, and also comments on a big upswing in business at Berkshire subsidiaries starting in March. One example: The Nebraska Furniture Mart recorded sales of $5.2 million on Tuesday alone compared to typical daily sales of approximately $700,000.