Buffett Says Skip Paying Wall Street for Advice on Activists

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  • Berkshire CEO: It's better to deliver results, communicate
  • He says activists are now targeting well-run companies

Warren Buffett, chairman and chief executive officer of Berkshire Hathaway.

Photographer: Scott Eells/Bloomberg

Warren Buffett, the billionaire chief executive officer of Berkshire Hathaway Inc., said corporate executives who are seeking to fend off activist investors should return to the basics and consider skipping strategies pitched by Wall Street.

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