Berkshire Hathaway's BNSF Railroad OKs $5 Billion Spending Plan
This year's infrastructure spending for Berkshire Hathaway's BNSF tops last year's expenditures by $1 billion.
Should Apple Really Boost Its Buyback?
Apple is under pressure from activist investor Carl Icahn to put its massive cash hoard to use buying back more shares of its own stock. Apple has been reluctant to give in, sticking to a previous buyback program instead, but pressure appears to be mounting. Will increased buybacks truly create long-term shareholder value?
5 Advantages You Have in the Market
Sometimes average investors have an edge over those with far more money.
The S&P 500's 5 Most Loved Stocks
The S&P 500 may have been throttled yesterday, but short-sellers are wise to keep their distance from these five most loved stocks on the broad-based index.
5 Disadvantages You Have in the Market
How can you work around the disadvantages that come with not having millions of dollars to invest?
Warren Buffett, Freak of Nature
To get rich like Warren Buffett, the first thing one must do is stop acting like the cavemen that we are.
What Is the Combined Ratio?
Learn how to evaluate insurance companies based on a key performance metric -- the combined ratio
Unique and Easy Investment Strategies for 2014
One Fool found a common thread running through all of his best investments.
The Dow Chemical Company Snubs Activist Investor
Specialty chemicals giant takes all the credit for returning value to shareholders
Warren Buffett Squares Off With Hedge Funds Over Dow Chemical
Take that, Third Point: Warren Buffett thinks splitting Dow Chemical in two is a bad idea