Warren Buffett admitted that he was late to the ascent of Amazon.com (AMZN - Get Report) and Alphabet (GOOGL - Get Report) but says that the stocks are now too expensive for Bershire Hathaway (BRK.A - Get Report) (BRK.B - Get Report) to own.
"If I was forced to buy [Google-parent Alphabet] or short it, I'd buy it; same way with Amazon. But it's as little hard when you look at something at 'X' and it sells at 10X to buy it," Buffett told CNBC Monday.
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