Warren Buffett has made a donation of $2 billion to the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation through his investment company Berkshire Hathaway. Buffett donated around 17,458,431 in class B shares of Berkshire Hathaway stock, which is trading at around $115 per share today.
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Berkshire Hathaway, the investment arm of billionaire Warren Buffett, has acquired another 5 million shares in General Motors. The company has raised their stake in the company to 15 million shares for the quarter ending September 30th. David Einhorn of Greenlight Capital boosted their stake to 21.6 million shares from 17.4 million shares as of June 30th. Continue reading →
A lunch with Warren Buffett has sold for $2.6 million on eBay this past week. This broke the previous record for a charity auction on eBay: $2.11 million for a lunch with Buffett in 2008. The proceeds from the auction will benefit the Glide Foundation. Glide provides social services for poor people in San Francisco. Buffett is the Chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway. Buffett’s net worth is estimated to be $47 billion.
Warren Buffet’s advice was the best.
 Yahoo! Blog: Lemme give you a little advice by Nicki Dugan