The following video is from Thursday's MotleyFoolMoney podcast, in which host Chris Hill, along with analysts Joe Magyer, James Early, and Ron Gross, discuss the top business and investing stories today.

Today, the guys react to Berkshire Hathaway's immense cash hoard that looks primed for the Oracle to make another big acquisition. 

Joe anticipates a large stake in a public company, or an off-the-radar private company. After Buffett passed on two $20 billion deals in the past few years, investors can only hope this one doesn't fall through.


Buffett's long track record of success has made him one of the best investors of all time. With Buffett at the helm, Berkshire Hathaway has grown book value per share at a compounded annual rate of 19.8% for nearly 50 years! Despite an incredible historical track record, investors have to understand the key issues to watch moving forward. To help investors, The Fool's resident Berkshire Hathaway expert, Joe Magyer, has created this premium research report on the company. Inside you'll receive ongoing updates as key news hits, as well as reasons to both buy and sell the stock. Claim a copy by clicking here now.

The article What Is Warren Buffett's Next Target? originally appeared on Fool.com.

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