Three Alternate Ways Into Berkshire

This chart monkey is about to provide insights on Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A/BRK.B)? What's next? Human sacrifice. Dogs and cats living together. Mass hysteria.

Well, I'm not going to go down that path just yet. I glean far more insight from Doug Kass or Tim Melvin when it comes to the inner workings of Warren Buffett. In fact, I'd argue there are a scant few folks who truly have a Buffett style of investing. How many of us are willing to buy, and that's it, with no sell target? I'm not saying Buffett doesn't have an end game in mind, but many of his investments simply do not involve selling. That's a much tougher strategy for the common investor to pursue. In my view, pulling ideas and a basis from Buffett is an absolutely fabulous approach to building a long-term portfolio -- but emulating him is not feasible....519 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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