So buffett the person was neither under- nor overperforming.
In each case, buffett invested billions of dollars in companies that were seeing a sharp decrease in their publicly traded shares.
buffett furiously spun the departure, insisting nothing "unlawful" transpired.
buffett said that three-quarters of his businesses under the Berkshire Hathaway umbrella are doing better.
We like the debate about inequality and policy solutions like the buffett Tax.
buffett cannot provide such brand reassurance through a scandalized successor as a surrogate for his own presence.
There's my friend Nick Hanauer, who is great of course, but who is not as well-known as people like buffett and Blankfein.
But buffett seems to have no agenda other than believing, in the end, that newspapers matter.
When asked, in 2009, how he made his open marriage work, buffett replied cooly, “you have to be secure.”
“You lead a happy life here, Mr Adams,” said buffett, in an earnest tone.