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Don't Buy the New Buffett Book Until You Read This

A new book about Warren Buffett is due Dec. 8, just in time for Christmas but you don't need to read 300 pages to unlock the Oracle of Omaha's secrets.

by Andy Obermueller | December 01, 2009
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The Two Companies No Investors Want to Bet Against

An often-overlooked metric shines a light on a pair of companies with an extraordinarily bright future.

by Andy Obermueller | November 30, 2009
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SEC Creates the Bargain of the Year

One of last year's hottest stocks is now trading at a historical discount, thanks in part to an informal SEC inquiry into revenue recognition practices. Another government agency recently gave the company its stamp of approval, however, and now could be the best time to invest in this industry leader.

by Francisco Bermea | November 24, 2009
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The Most Valuable Business in the United States

The most valued company in the United States is not the firm you think it is. There's certainly something to be said for staying power.

by Andy Obermueller | November 19, 2009
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The Secret Berkshire Discount

Investors interested in profiting from Warren Buffett’s investment acumen should consider this alternative to Berkshire Hathaway. It's a back door strategy that allows investors to own the stock at a -17% discount.

by Brad Briggs | November 17, 2009
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These Growth-Oriented Companies Make a Product Consumers Can't Live Without

A game-changing product is making a few companies -- and their shareholders -- a lot of money. A key acquisition points to the industry's standout.

by Brad Briggs | November 10, 2009
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Buffett Loves These Misunderstood Investments

Last October, when the markets seemed at their worst, Warren Buffett told us not to give up on U.S. stocks. But it was one investment in particular that stands out as perhaps his shrewdest move in decades. Learn about these little known income securities and how a major disconnect in the market can still net big yields and significant appreciation potential for investors.

by Nathan Slaughter | November 04, 2009
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The Fine Print of Buffett's $44 Billion Deal

Everyday investors will have a chance to own the market's most coveted investment -- Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway -- for the first time. Here's how.

by Andy Obermueller | November 03, 2009
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Two Bargain Small Caps Yielding Double Digits

These little stocks are not only cheap, they also pay huge dividends.

by Anthony Haddad | October 30, 2009
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The One Place Value Investors Forgot to Look

Don't be fooled by the market's rebound. Investors can still buy companies at dirt-cheap prices. But don't wait long, because bottom-feeders aren’t going to miss out on the chance to scoop up these companies for pennies on the dollar.

by Brad Briggs | October 27, 2009