Buffett buys growth

Kehoe, John
August 2015
Australian Financial Review (0404-2018);8/12/2015, p48
The article focuses on the cash bid made by business magnate Warren Buffett for aviation parts manufacturer Precision Castparts. Topics covered include the reliance of Buffett's investment conglomerate Berkshire Hathaway on big acquisitions to boost profits, the attempt by Buffett to deploy a big stockpile of cash on Berkshire's balance sheet and the investment by Berkshire into the merger of food giants Kraft and Heinz.


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