Sen. Warren goes after Ethereum network fees in committee hearing

Democratic Senator Elizabeth Warren, known by many as an outspoken cryptocurrency skeptic in the U.S. government, criticized outages at exchanges and high transaction fees during periods of price volatility. In a Tuesday hearing of the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs with Securities and Exchange Commission chair Gary Gensler, Warren claimed the crypto… Continue reading Sen. Warren goes after Ethereum network fees in committee hearing

Sen. Elizabeth Warren calls crypto the ‘new shadow bank’

United States Senator Elizabeth Warren, one of the most vocal cryptocurrency skeptics in the U.S. government, has called the cryptocurrency industry the “new shadow bank.” In a Sunday interview with the New York Times, Warren said that the cryptocurrency industry offers “many of the same services” as shadow banks but still lacks “consumer protections or… Continue reading Sen. Elizabeth Warren calls crypto the ‘new shadow bank’

Sen. Warren urges Treasury Secretary Yellen to combat rising crypto threats

Senator Elizabeth Warren, a Democrat from Massachusetts, has called on United States Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen and other regulators to develop a “comprehensive and coordinated” framework for addressing risks in the cryptocurrency market. In a letter addressed to Yellen, the Democratic senator said the Financial Stability Oversight Council, also known as FSOC, “must act quickly… Continue reading Sen. Warren urges Treasury Secretary Yellen to combat rising crypto threats

Warren Buffett’s 6 Worst-Performing Stocks in Q2

As of March 31, Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-B) had 48 stocks in its portfolio. The total value of that portfolio was $282.4 billion. Over the course of the second quarter of the year, ending on June 30, Buffett’s portfolio increased in value to $309.3 billion, according to data from CNBC. Of the… Continue reading Warren Buffett’s 6 Worst-Performing Stocks in Q2

Warren Buffett resigns as trustee of Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

More On: warren buffett Bill Gates, Warren Buffett building nuclear reactor in coal-rich Wyoming Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation weighs governance changes amid divorce fallout Bill Gates hires firm led by Warren Buffett’s 97-year-old right-hand man for divorce Warren Buffett says US economy is ‘red hot’ but warns on inflation Warren Buffett announced Wednesday that… Continue reading Warren Buffett resigns as trustee of Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

How Warren Buffett’s Q1 Stock Picks Are Performing

With just a couple of weeks remaining in the second quarter of this year, it’s worth taking a look at the five stocks in which Warren Buffett added to Berkshire Hathaway Inc.’s (NYSE: BRK-B) stake in the first quarter. Buffett added to his stake in RH Corp. (NYSE: RH), formerly known as Restoration Hardware, a… Continue reading How Warren Buffett’s Q1 Stock Picks Are Performing

Elizabeth Warren compares 'bogus' crypto to 'legitimate' CBDCs in senate hearing

Democratic Senator Elizabeth Warren did not mince words when it came to criticizing crypto, but seemed to consider a federally-backed digital currency as a possible solution to address problems around financial inclusion in the United States. At a Wednesday session of the Senate Banking Committee discussing a U.S. government-backed central bank digital currency, or CBDC,… Continue reading Elizabeth Warren compares 'bogus' crypto to 'legitimate' CBDCs in senate hearing

Elizabeth Warren responds to Biden's backing of COVID-19 vaccine patent waivers: 'I'm delighted'

On Wednesday, the Biden administration backed waiving intellectual property protections for COVID-19 vaccines, a move meant to boost production and ensure more of the world becomes inoculated. The news came in the middle of a Yahoo Finance interview with Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren. "Fantastic!” she said upon learning the news, raising her hands in the… Continue reading Elizabeth Warren responds to Biden's backing of COVID-19 vaccine patent waivers: 'I'm delighted'

Elizabeth Warren to unveil wealth tax on Americans worth over $50M

Kudlow: Sen. Warren’s wealth tax will weaken the economy, ‘kill jobs’ Larry Kudlow, former top economic adviser to Donald Trump, weighs in on Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s proposed tax on those worth more than $50 million. Sen. Elizabeth Warren plans to unveil legislation on Monday that would tax the net worth of the wealthiest Americans, a proposal aimed at… Continue reading Elizabeth Warren to unveil wealth tax on Americans worth over $50M

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway sees profit rise 23%

Fox Business Flash top headlines for February 26 Fox Business Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on FoxBusiness.com. Berkshire Hathaway Inc.'s fourth-quarter profits rose on the back of a soaring stock market. Berkshire's net earnings rose to $35.8 billion, or $23,015 a Class A share equivalent, up almost 23% from the year… Continue reading Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway sees profit rise 23%

Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway up stake in this healthcare company

Fox Business Flash top headlines for February 16 Fox Business Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on FoxBusiness.com. Warren Buffett and his Berkshire Hathaway company have upped their stake in DaVita Inc., a health care company specializing in kidney health and disease. Continue Reading Below AMAZON-BERKSHIRE-JPMORGAN HEALTH CARE VENTURE, HAVEN, CLOSING IN FEBRUARY According to… Continue reading Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway up stake in this healthcare company

Elizabeth Warren gushes over Biden's SEC, consumer protection choices

Hilton: Warren plan to break up Big Tech is ‘right solution’ ‘The Next Revolution’ host Steve Hilton reacts to Senate testimony by Facebook, Google, Twitter CEOs. Sen. Elizabeth Warren lauded two of President-Elect Joe Biden’s administration picks on Monday, suggesting the pair would help crack down on Wall Street. Continue Reading Below "For too long, our… Continue reading Elizabeth Warren gushes over Biden's SEC, consumer protection choices

Sanders, Warren under scrutiny as Biden weighs Cabinet picks

WILMINGTON, Del. — Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren, leaders of the Democratic Party’s left wing, are at risk of being excluded from the senior ranks of President-elect Joe Biden’s administration as the incoming president balances the demands of his party’s progressive base against the political realities of a narrowly divided Senate. The liberal New England… Continue reading Sanders, Warren under scrutiny as Biden weighs Cabinet picks

Sanders, Warren under scrutiny as Biden weighs Cabinet picks

WILMINGTON, Del. — Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren, leaders of the Democratic Party’s left wing, are at risk of being excluded from the senior ranks of President-elect Joe Biden’s administration as the incoming president balances the demands of his party’s progressive base against the political realities of a narrowly divided Senate. The liberal New England… Continue reading Sanders, Warren under scrutiny as Biden weighs Cabinet picks

Warren Buffett Makes Monumental Changes in Bank, Pharma, Tech Stock Holdings

One longstanding strategy of investors looking for new stock ideas is to go “whale hunting” by chasing the ideas and stock purchases of their favorite investors and fund managers. Warren Buffett would be at the top of the list or very close for investors to follow for their ideas on what stocks to buy and… Continue reading Warren Buffett Makes Monumental Changes in Bank, Pharma, Tech Stock Holdings

Warren urges Biden to bypass Congress and cancel student loan debt

US economy a top issue for Utah college students: Martha MacCallum FOX News’ Martha MacCallum on top issues for Utah college students and the vice presidential debate. Elizabeth Warren called on President-elect Joe Biden to bypass Congress and cancel billions of dollars in student loan debt, arguing that it could be a powerful economic stimulus tool for families… Continue reading Warren urges Biden to bypass Congress and cancel student loan debt

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway buying natural gas assets

New York (CNN Business)Chevron CEO Michael Wirth isn’t a fan of bidding wars. Last year, Wirth wisely walked away when smaller rival Occidental Petroleum (OXY) swooped in to outbid Chevron for shale driller Anadarko Petroleum in a deal worth $58 billion. The experience paved the way for Chevron to announce a less risky but still… Continue reading Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway buying natural gas assets

These are Warren Buffett's 3 oddest stock holdings

What sectors are smart investments during market recovery? PacerETFs Distributors president Sean O’Hara explains why he likes the industrial real-estate and technology sectors and RDM Financial Group at Hightower CIO Michael Sheldon discusses why technology and health care are important industries in the stock market. Warren Buffett has millions of fans, and he's had an… Continue reading These are Warren Buffett's 3 oddest stock holdings

Warren Buffett Expects Market Doom That Can Take Down Bitcoin With It

Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway remain reluctant in spending its $137 billion cash pile. Their cautious stance towards the abrupt recovery of the U.S. stock market may spoil the recent Bitcoin (BTC) rally. The top-ranked cryptocurrency by market capitalization has long broken out of its short-term correlation with the U.S. stock market. But, a potential… Continue reading Warren Buffett Expects Market Doom That Can Take Down Bitcoin With It

Warren Buffett guarantees one thing about the annual Berkshire Hathaway shareholder meeting: He’ll be there

What should Warren Buffett do with his billions? Huntington Private Bank CIO John Augustine discusses what Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett should buy next. Warren Buffett told FOX Business on Wednesday night, that while his plan is to wait until “around April 1st” to make an official announcement about whether the May 2nd Berkshire Hathaway shareholder meeting… Continue reading Warren Buffett guarantees one thing about the annual Berkshire Hathaway shareholder meeting: He’ll be there

Sanders, Warren hit Bloomberg over his billions, GOP donations

Bernie Sanders takes lead before Democrats debate in South Carolina Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., recently released his tax plan to pay for his various programs, but how will it affect the average American? Republican National Committee spokesperson Liz Harrington discusses how many of the Democratic candidates aren’t willing to go after his spending ideas because… Continue reading Sanders, Warren hit Bloomberg over his billions, GOP donations

Blockchain Proves Warren Buffet Holds Crypto Gift, Says Justin Sun

Warren Buffett recently said that he does not own any cryptocurrency, but Tron (TRX) founder Justin Sun begs to differ. Speaking to CNBC reporter Becky Quick on Feb. 24, billionaire Buffett said that he does not own crypto and derided its supposed lack of purpose: “I don’t own any cryptocurrency. I never will […] You… Continue reading Blockchain Proves Warren Buffet Holds Crypto Gift, Says Justin Sun

Elizabeth Warren appears to drop opposition to unlimited-money group backing her campaign

LAS VEGAS (Reuters) – Democratic presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren on Thursday declined to disavow a new super PAC that has earmarked $1 million to back her candidacy, an apparent reversal from her vigorous opposition to the outside spending groups that have become central to American politics. The about-face came at a critical juncture as Warren… Continue reading Elizabeth Warren appears to drop opposition to unlimited-money group backing her campaign