Friday, February 12, 2010
Toward the beginning of Buffett's investing career, Individuals who invest dollar amounts in the thousands, however, should be scouring the markets every day for the next Blackboard. It's the only way to even approach those 30% or 40% annual returns. Do you know why Warren Buffett bought Burlington Northern Santa Feread more.? It's not because the railroad operator has great growth prospects (it doesn't), or because Buffett got a sweetheart deal (he didn't). It's simple: Buffett bought Burlington Northern because the company is really, really big.