5 Warren Buffett investing don'ts

One of the world's most admired investors shares five key no-nos that guide his success.

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Jun 27, 2014 7:07PM
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I didn't see his appearance on CNBC, so I can't comment on it. But I will say this, of all the business leaders out there today, he is the only one I have some respect for. 
Jun 30, 2014 9:36AM
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Never seen so many jealous people. The man is a genius, get over it. He took chances when
he was young and succeed. Not like the most of you !!!!!
Jun 27, 2014 10:02PM
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Mr. President,I need a small favor. Can you keep that Keystone Pipeline on hold for a while ,,My 

Rail company is making a killing on that Canadian oil.

I will make  a hefty donation to the D N C  if you can make that happen for me.

                                                        THX     WARREN
Jun 27, 2014 11:26PM
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As owner of the Burlington-Northern Southern Pacific Railroad, good old Warren hauls most of the oil from our northwest and the Canadian oil sands production. Having  a kissing cousin in the white house who will not approve the Keystone pipeline and all the jobs it will provide is a shame. Just the 1% taking care of the 1%. One wonders how the POTUS has acquired so much wealth.  

Jun 27, 2014 9:01PM
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 Besides Buffett's huge assets, access to legislative intelligence (insider info) affecting stock value and ability to invest in preferred stocks, you can understand his success. He can afford to gamble with the odds on his side more than not. Sure he"s lost on some bets but has won more or he wouldn't be The Oracle.
Jun 30, 2014 6:48AM
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Only gamble what you can afford to lose, good advice for Vegas or the NYSE, because for someone to win there MUST be a loser.

  As with all the best Ponzi schemes the only winners are those with inside information. Just ask the Clintons, Warren himself or Martha Stewart. Be careful! 

Jun 30, 2014 7:37AM
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"Don't let them devalue yours to gain on theirs."
Jun 27, 2014 11:01PM
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I always thought buffet, was a genius, that is until he had to dabble in politics when he said he was going to  give 50 million in the war against guns, that made my mind up. when guns are outlawed only outlaws will have guns,   wow I can't wait for all the negative post from all the libs...
Jun 28, 2014 1:12AM
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All these children and adults flooding our border from central America  can  camp out and take refuge at one of warrens houses
Jun 30, 2014 12:49PM
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Going to school is the best investment.
Jun 30, 2014 2:17PM
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This man is as corrupt and hypocritical as the rest of these billionaire "investors". This is a man who says middle class and rich citizens do not pay their fair share of taxes but uses every loophole to not pay his fair share.
Jun 30, 2014 6:24PM
Jun 30, 2014 5:44PM
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I own a portion of 24 head of cattle in Alabama. The bank owns the other portion. This past year, I had a hefer and her new born calf eaten by wild coyotes. All that was left in a 24 hour time period was chewed on bones. I also lost another calf from the same creatures. My neighbor was able to keep one of the wild animals from killing their pet dog. Another neighbor was not so lucky. His pet is gone. Guns serve a multitude of uses. I don't believe a rock or stick will deter these varmits with 2" fangs! I'll gladly share photos of what they look like for anyone who don't know what might be waiting on a child to play in their yard.

Just so you will know, my little farm is located about 2 miles from the City of Jacksonville and Jacksonville State University. It's not an isolated area! Guns are a critical part of taking care of my family and livelihood!

Jun 30, 2014 12:52PM
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Best advice I ever received on how to become a millionaire - "First" he said...."get a million dollars- then the rest will fall into place"   Words to live by...............
Jun 30, 2014 9:43AM
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Educate yourself. Read the industrial news articles current and past
from this website. Buy gold if you can or buy silver instead.

 

Jun 30, 2014 9:39AM
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'US Hiding Real Debt, Worse Than Greece' Economic Collapse is HERE .

 

Jun 30, 2014 9:27AM
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Paul Craig Roberts: US is Completely Busted, Non-Delivery of Gold-Crash the System, War in Ukraine .

Jun 30, 2014 9:49AM
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Financial Critics_ Us Economic Collapse - Global Economic Crisis .

 

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