Burger King strikes a deal to buy Tim Hortons for $11 billion, a move that could help Burger King plant a stronger foothold in the breakfast market.
Despite popular opinion that he'll spend it (but on what?), Warren Buffett may just sit on Berkshire Hathaway's $55 billion cash hoard for a very long time.
With a new CEO in place, Microsoft founder Bill Gates told CNBC on Monday he's excited about taking a more hands-on approach again at the software giant.
Warren Buffett will be probably be remembered as a teacher, right-hand man Charlie Munger predicts, saying he'd like to be remembered that way too.
To mark its 25th anniversary, CNBC lists the 25 people who have had most profound impact on business and finance since the channel launched in 1989.
Warren Buffett, Coca-Cola's largest shareholder, says Coke's executive plan is excessive, after it was approved at the beverage maker's annual meeting.
A copy of the rare investing guide by hedge fund manager Seth Klarman would cost you thousands of dollars -- but you can get the book's advice for free.
Warren Buffett may be one of the most effective investors alive, but when he goofs -- and he does -- the price tag can be massive.
Billionaire Warren Buffett talks about two personal investments in real estate -- from 1986 and 1993 -- and provides advice that anyone can use.
In his annual letter, Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett anticipates more deals in energy, cites a long-term commitment to HJ Heinz and is bullish on the U.S. economy.
A lawsuit recently filed by Dick's Sporting Goods accuses the CEO of Modell's Sporting Goods of posing as a Dick's vice president to gain access to the company's secrets.
Berkshire Hathaway reports quarterly earnings rose 10 percent to nearly $5 billion as its insurance, rail and energy businesses generated major gains in the improving economy.
Berkshire Hathaway will likely post a record annual profit, showing how Warren Buffett’s decades of acquisitions have positioned it to benefit from a rebounding U.S....
A lot of investors like to follow the lead of the world's best-known investors, and here's a look at what some of Wall Street's most successful investors are doing now.
Among the broader bull market of 2013, one sector enjoyed a boom so huge it increased investors' holdings by $2.2 trillion: real estate.
Stocks are at record highs after one last Bernanke inspired rally, and Target was just that -- the target of thieves.
Billionaire Warren Buffett says it would be idiocy for the nation's leaders to allow the United States to default on its bills.
Believe it or not, Warren Buffett, the Oracle of Omaha, is a big Lebron James fan. He even uses LeBron to explain part of his own ultra-successful investing strategy.
Here's a quick rundown from the world of business and economics this morning: the things you need to know, and some you'll just want to know.
A free online course will offer students the chance to learn about giving from Warren Buffett and help decide how to spend more than $100,000 of his sister's money.
Plucked from obscurity, 28-year-old Tracy Britt has become Warren Buffett's right-hand woman -- and a front-runner for a leadership role when the Oracle of Omaha steps down.