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Bill Ackman's Sohn Presentation on Howard Hughes: SimCities

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  • We've posted up notes from the Sohn New York Investment Conference and at the event Pershing Square's Bill Ackman pitched a long of Howard Hughes.
  • He's actually the Chairman of the company and has been a longtime shareholder.
  • Be sure to also check out notes from the Sohn Conference New York as well as Next Wave Sohn.

Op-Ed: Munger is right about the 'disgusting' cost of dying. He's wrong about the solution

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  • You don't have to be an economic genius to know that kind of arrangement encourages health care providers to cram as many services they can into everyone's care.
  • Gates has spent much of his post-Microsoft career focusing on delivering more health care to more people around the world at lower costs.
  • In the end, it will be innovation in the health care space that will drive down costs much more than any government policy.

Apple market cap tops $800 billion for the first time

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  • "What we're starting to see here are dark clouds around this valuation of Apple - which has been with the company for several years - starting to part ways," White told CNBC's "Fast Money: Halftime Report" on Monday.
  • Despite the company's record-high market capitalization, the iPhone 8, repatriation of foreign cash and new innovations on the horizon could fuel more upside for Apple shares, White said.

Buffett called me a hero, but I'm just a guy 'who gave a damn' about investors, says Jack Bogle

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  • Two days after billionaire investor Warren Buffett thanked him for his contributions, investment pioneer Jack Bogle told CNBC on Monday he is just a guy who cared about investors.
  • Bogle, sometimes called the king of index funds, founded Vanguard in 1975.
  • On Monday, Bogle said indexing is here to stay, and feels good about getting "The ball rolling" years ago.

Watch the full CNBC interview with Warren Buffett

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PepsiCo (PEP) Dividend Stocks Analysis for 2017

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PepsiCo, Inc. (NYSE:PEP) manufactures, markets, and sells various foods, snacks, and carbonated and non-carbonated beverages worldwide. The company operates in four divisions: PepsiCo Americas Foods (PAF), PepsiCo Americas Beverages (PAB), PepsiCo Europe, and PepsiCo Asia, Middle East and Africa (AMEA). The company is a dividend champion, which has increased distributions for 45 years in a row.

Buffett says Trump hasn't had much effect on the economy yet

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  • Warren Buffett said Monday that President Donald Trump has not contributed much to U.S. economic growth so far.
  • Read stories from CNBC's interview with Warren Buffett.

Charlie Munger: 'The amount of waste from overtreatment of the dying is just disgusting'

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  • "The amount of waste from overtreatment of the dying is just disgusting," the 93-year-old Munger said on "Squawk Box," speaking alongside billionaires Warren Buffett and Bill Gates.
  • Read stories from CNBC's interview with Warren Buffett.

Republican health-care bill will 'cut the hell out of taxes' for the rich, says Warren Buffett

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  • Warren Buffett said Monday the Republican health-care bill would slash his taxes.
  • Buffett said his personal tax bill would be 17 percent lower under the GOP health measure - about $680,000 on his tax bill of a "Little less than $4 million."

Warren Buffett says the fake account scandal at Wells Fargo hurt its reputation

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  • Billionaire investor Warren Buffett told CNBC on Monday that Wells Fargo's reputation has been hurt by the fake account sales scandal.
  • "At Wells Fargo, you knew some stuff was coming up through the branches. Somebody didn't pay attention to it," Buffett said.
  • The Wells Fargo board recently decided to claw back more money from former Wells Fargo Chairman and CEO John Stumpf and Carrie Tolstedt, the former head of the community bank unit head, where the scandal unfolded.

US stock futures and the euro lose their initial pop on the French election

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  • Vice President Mike Pence, Trump's daughter Ivanka Trump and her husband Jared Kushner attend a biotech summit today, along with the head of NIH and executives from Celgene and Regeneron.
  • Having filled a Supreme Court vacancy, Trump is turning his attention to the more than 120 openings on the lower federal courts.

Warren Buffett’s one-word answer for why he hasn’t purchased Amazon shares

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  • "These are powerful, powerful ideas with big potential, and he's executed," Buffett said.
  • Read stories from CNBC's interview with Warren Buffett.

Buffett says IBM's Watson will have greatest value when it replaces human labor

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  • Billionaire investor Warren Buffett said Monday that IBM's artificial intelligence unit Watson should one day take the place of humans.
  • "Watson is a pretty amazing invention," Buffett said.
  • Buffett joins CNBC for three hours Monday morning until 9 a.m. ET..

Buffett says United made a mistake in its initial response to dragged passenger

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  • Warren Buffett said Monday that United Airlines made a mistake in its initial response to the worldwide backlash over its treatment of a passenger.
  • Buffett, whose company has a stake in United, told CNBC he wondered if CEO Oscar Munoz had seen the video of passenger Dr. David Dao being dragged from his seat before making his response.
  • Buffett's comment came six days after Munoz appeared on Capitol Hill, where he apologizedagain for the forcible removal of Dao.

Buffett defends buyout firm's 'standard capitalist formula' of layoffs

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  • Billionaire investor Warren Buffett defended private equity partner 3G Capital for its practice of "Trying to do business with fewer people."
  • In 2015, Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway worked with Brazilian private equity firm 3G to merge Heinz with Kraft Foods.
  • Buffett joins CNBC for three hours Monday morning until 9 a.m. ET..

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