"A billion here, a billion there, and pretty soon you're talking about real money." -- Senator Everett DirksenSomething tells me we aren't in Omaha anymore! It's melting, it's melting! Specifically, Berkshire Hathaway's ( BRK.A) investment portfolio and derivative position continue to melt.
Know What You Own: Berkshire Hathaway holds large stakes in stocks such as Wesco Financial (WSC), Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNI), Moody's (MCO), Washington Post (WPO), USG Corporation (USG) and American Express (AXP). For more on the value of knowing what you own, visit TheStreet.com's Investing A-to-Z section.
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