Past year was another good one for Berkshire shareholders, as the company's "A" shares rose almost 22%, vs. a gain of 19.4% for the S&P 500, a broad stock market index.
On Friday, Berkshire's Class A shares closed at $304,020.01, having risen above $300,000 a share for the first time ever in December on expectations that Trump's U.S. tax overhaul would pass into law.
"But", he added, "2017 was far from standard: a large portion of our gain did not come from anything we accomplished at Berkshire". And sometimes I will make expensive mistakes.
Buffett gave the final details of a 10-year long bet he made against hedge funds in 2007.
Buffett says investors shouldn't assume that bonds are less risky than stocks.
In last year's letter, Buffett said Jack Bogle, the Vanguard Group founder considered to be the father of indexing, was the person who had done the most for American investors.
Buffett touted his win in a bet that he made 10 years ago, in which he basically wagered that a low-priced index fund tracking the S&P 500 stock index would post better returns over the next decade than a portfolio of five fund of funds run by high-fee hedge fund managers, often considered the "smart money" on Wall Street.
He added that South Asia was being connected with Central Asia through Afghanistan after more than a century of division. According to Mufti, the TAPI project will provide 500 million US dollars annually in transit duties to Afghanistan.
Bilbao were beaten 2-1 on the night but their 3-1 success in Russian Federation was enough to see them go through. Arsene Wenger's side now turn their attention to the Carabao Cup final against Manchester City on Sunday.
On Wednesday, when another land acquisition dispute came up before the apex court, a three-judge bench of Justices Madan B. A three-judge bench, by a 2:1 majority, had on February 8 declared the 2014 judgment to be " per incuriam ".
A high in the low 20's will be in effect with increased winds up to 20-30mph today as the pressure gradient tightens. Authorities report snow and icy conditions on northern Arizona highways as a storm system sweeps across the region.
Down by one with less than 10 minutes to play, the US tied things up when forward Monique Lamoureux-Morando scored on a breakaway. The United States had to replace not one, two but all three of their goalies after losing gold in 2014 at Sochi.
He also ordered access to highly classified information be limited for the remaining aides with interim clearances. Kelly a week ago set Friday as the deadline for adjudicating the cases of Kushner and others in clearance limbo.
Mr Trudeau, on a first state visit to India , said Jaspal Atwal should never have been invited to Thursday's meal. It stated that Atwal has also been photographed in India with Indian-origin Brampton South Liberal MP Sonia Sidhu.
Black Panther has been dominating at theatres as well: over the course of the four-day weekend, the film amassed $235m in sales. And Lupita Nyong'o continued to add fuel to the fire as she commanded her Black Panther co-star Michael B.
GOP group says Missouri governor stepping back
However Attorney General Josh Hawley states this is a serious matter, and that there is no place for party or partnership. ABC 17 News asked the Missouri GOP if it can confirm that Greitens never received money from any Soros-related groups.
Ball returning to Lakers' lineup, will be on minutes limit
Ball does not have the most handsome scoreline and will not light teams up for 40 points like other point guards in the league. I could feel [the MCL] but the doc says I can get no worse. "We've got to come out like that to start the game".
NFL Player Jonathan Martin Reportedly Detained Over Gun Pic
Mr Martin did not play for Miami after the bullying allegations became public, and retired from the sport through injury in 2015. Luckily people were paying attention to the warning signs with Martin and took any threat to others and himself seriously.
Mary J. Blige, Common, Sufjan Stevens to perform at Oscars
Yes, the most buzzed-about awards go to actors, directors, and producers, but music continues to play a larger part each year. Keala Settle will round out the category and the live performers, delivering "This Is Me " from The Greatest Showman .
Delhi CS Assault: IPS, IRS Officers Too Demand Action
She also said that the association will meet Home Minister Rajnath Singh and President Ram Nath Kovind to highlight the issue. The confrontation between the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government and the bureaucracy in Delhi could not have got uglier.
Florida sheriff: Deputies to carry rifles at schools
So why the failure to get anything done? "For the first time in a long time, I'm hopeful that things can change", she said. He says he's exploring strengthening background checks and raising the minimum age for purchasing rifles.