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Warren Buffett took a $60 million hit after the Red Sox won the World Series in 2007

Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway insured a promotion by Jordan's Furniture, which offered refunds if the baseball team were crowned champions that year.
Warren Buffett and Bill Gates.

Warren Buffett tried to persuade Bill Gates to spend $370 million on an engagement ring

Berkshire Hathaway's boss told the Microsoft founder that he spent 6% of his net wealth on a ring in 1951, and he should do the same.

Here are 10 songs Warren Buffett has referenced over 2 decades of annual shareholder letters

Of the 10 songs identified by Markets Insider that Buffett references in his annual shareholder letters, eight are country.

Here are Warren Buffett’s top 13 favorite stocks

In his 2018 annual letter to shareholders, Buffett wrote that much of Berkshire Hathaway's cash would be focused on expanding its equity holdings.

Google’s founders visited Warren Buffett more than a decade ago — and were so inspired they modeled Alphabet on Berkshire Hathaway

"The genesis of Alphabet is a meeting that Larry and Sergey and I had about a decade ago where we flew ... to Omaha, and we visited Warren Buffett."
Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett

Warren Buffett famously avoids bidding wars. Here are 4 deals he’s missed out on because of that approach.

"We don't participate in auctions," Warren Buffett wrote in the 2016 annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders.

Warren Buffett says he bid about $5 billion for Tech Data, calling it ‘our kind of business’

"I may not understand all of the products that they sell and I may not understand what the customers who buy the products do with them, but I do understand the middleman's role."
Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett

Warren Buffett drinks 5 cans of Coke a day — here’s why he switched from Pepsi after nearly 50 years

Berkshire Hathaway's billionaire boss changed sodas after an old neighbor sent him samples of Cherry Coke in 1985.

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway was reportedly outbid in its latest attempt to spend its massive cash pile

According to recent filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Berkshire Hathaway has about $128 billion in cash.
Berkshire Hathaway boss Warren Buffett

A secretive $120 billion hedge fund has bested Warren Buffett again and again. These are its 10 biggest holdings.

Renaissance Technologies, founded by a Cold War codebreaker, counts Chipotle and Facebook among its largest investments.