Under Armour is upgraded to 'outperform,' and First Solar is downgraded to 'underperform.'
Exxon Mobil is downgraded to 'neutral,' and TiVo is initiated with a 'buy.'
Teva is downgraded to 'market perform,' and Under Armour is initiated with an 'underweight.'
These are the top purchases of the Oracle of Omaha during the third quarter.
These were not the only changes to Warren Buffett's holding company's portfolio.
These companies meet the value criteria of both investment gurus.
Remember, even when oil plunged by $100, very few long-term service contracts were canceled.
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