Buffett's Successors Post Early Results

Investors in Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A) are anxious to know if Warren Buffett's hand-picked successors, Todd Combs and Ted Weschler, can deliver anything close to the legendary investor's performance once they fully inherit the keys to the enormous holding company. Buffett gave Berkshire investors a bit of a confidence boost recently in his annual letter when he said that Combs and Weschler "left me in the dust" with their recent stock picks.

Buffett also claimed that most of the holding company's new stock picks over the last couple years were picked by his successors. We can't know for sure which of Berkshire's recent picks can be attributed to Buffett and which to "Todd and Ted." But our guess is that the larger buys are more likely to be Buffett's own ideas....559 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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