..........strap yourselves in............N.Y.
Times will break story tomorrow that Japans largest 19
banks have admitted "acute" capital
shortages........capital levels have fallen to "dangerous lows".........is
this how it's gonna start?
Several things occur as possible ways to
recognize the unique CEO we have here.
1. An award,
with a suitable ceremony, for the best annual report
by an American company each year. I think there may
be one of these already, but if not, we could get
one going. WEB writes by far the best reports I
2. Pick a new name for the sum of money WEB pays
himself, 100K/year, and call it either a WEB or a Buffett.
Then a CEO who gets his board to pay him a million,
say, would be said to earn 10 Buffetts. Sheer shame as
he compares himself to WEB ought to get him to
temper his demands.
3. I would say someone ought
to write a book, but since several good ones are
already out there, I have been anticipated.
I am sorry to say that I have ill spent many
hours on the CD board. It has been a very sad place to
be. Nothing however points out the value of the
personal integrity and honesty of Warren Buffett better
than the poor service provided to the shareholders of
CD by their management. For those who do not fully
appreciate what we have here in Munger and Buffett, they
should spend some time watching Henry Silverman and
There are no options on BRK
However, there still are options on GRN stock. General Re
corporation used to be a separate insurance company, ubt now
it is definitely merging with Berkshire. So its
stock is a proxy for Berkshire stock, and options on
GRN may be considered options on BRK.
www.cboe.com, for example.
Have fun investing.
i didnt knew there were options on BRK
you give me the option exchange where they are listed
and their symbol ?
if possible website where to
in belgium where i live berkshire is
so help appreciated
How did all you other mental giants do!
options on BRK doubled this week.
The best is yet
1248 Corporation, Zurich
ever known a gnome that weighed 280 lbs and still
Good trading next week, I am in Vegas now!!!!!!!!!!!!!
"U of Cal is good. Chicago is
better. I was fortunate to have great mentors at Cal and
do seminal research work in high school,
undergraduate, and graduate!
[ snip, yadda yadda, met
Nobelist, yadda yadda... UCLA... ]"
you know, the only seminal work of yours that we're
seeing on these boards is your own