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Berkshire Hathaway Reportedly Mulls Acquisitions

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A) is seeking acquisitions. Berkshire Hathaway is looking for acquisition targets in Germany, he told business daily Handelsblatt. Buffett is primarily looking at family-owned companies in Germany, Italy and France, according to the report.

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Announces Earnings Results for the Third Quarter and First Nine Months Ended September 30, 2014

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. announced earnings results for the third quarter and first nine months ended September 30, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported operating earnings of $4,724 million against $3,662 million for the same period a year ago. Net earnings attributable to the company's shareholders were $4,617 million against $5,053 million for the same period a year ago. Revenue grew 10% to $51.2 billion. For the nine months, the company reported operating earnings of $12,588 million against $11,363 million for the same period a year ago. Net earnings attributable to the company's shareholders were $15,717 million against $14,486 million for the same period a year ago.

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. to Report Q3, 2014 Results on Nov 07, 2014

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. announced that they will report Q3, 2014 results After-Market on Nov 07, 2014

Avista Reportedly Mulls Buyers

Avista Corp. (NYSE:AVA) is talking to potential buyers although it has no formal sales process in place, reported TheDeal.com citing unnamed sources in its report. The report added that Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A) is among potential buyers.

Berkshire Hathaway Reportedly Among Others To Bid For Oncor

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A) is among the companies exploring bids to purchase Oncor Electric Delivery Company LLC, reported Bloomberg. Berkshire Hathaway joins CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP), NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NEE) and Hunt Consolidated, Inc. as the companies that have signed confidentiality agreements to bid on Oncor while its parent, Energy Future Holdings Corp., is in bankruptcy reorganization, according to Bloomberg, which cited anonymous sources close to the matter.

 

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