How to identify stock market winners

Finding the right businesses to invest in can be a daunting task, but veteran investor Mohnish Pabrai tells CNBC how he identifies long-term winners in the stock market. Pabrai, managing partner of Pabrai Investment Funds, is widely known for closely following Warren Buffett’s principles on value investing and capital allocation. Value investing has come into … Read more

Buffett disciple Mohnish Pabrai likes this U.S. semiconductor stock

The US equity market is often described as the deepest and most liquid in the world, but hedge fund manager Mohnish Pabrai has only one US stock in his portfolio. It’s a semiconductor stock and Pabrai explains why he likes it. After years of market-beating returns, semiconductor stocks took a drubbing this year as market … Read more

The stocks in this elite group, including Target, consistently hike dividend payouts and beat the market

Target boosted its dividend by 20% on Thursday, as the retailer sought to keep income investors interested in the recently struggling stock by keeping its steady track record of raising payouts. Like Target, there are other elite stocks out there that consistently and easily hike their dividends and also beat the market over the long … Read more

Buffett disciple Mohnish Pabrai names his favorite investing books

Looking to invest in stocks with long-term value? Veteran investor Mohnish Pabrai has two books to recommend. Speaking to CNBC Pro Talks, Pabrai – a value investor and disciple of billionaire Warren Buffett – said that “100 to 1 in the Stock Market” is an “extremely well-written” book. Authored by Thomas Phelps and originally published … Read more

Banks pick their favorite battery stocks and Goldman Sachs loves one

Goldman Sachs loves one EV stock for its battery innovation – and it also makes the bank’s conviction list of top buy-rated stocks. While HSBC named its favorite companies in energy storage, which is one of its “top conviction” themes. Chinese electric vehicle (EV) firm BYD is buy-rated by Goldman for its innovation in batteries, … Read more

These stocks are buys even if earnings take a hit, Trivariate says

Whether or not investors thrive in the current market may partly depend on how they deal with the stocks most leveraged to an economy that may be headed into a recession, according to Trivariate Research. “Perhaps the mantra of selling when they are cheap and buying when they are expensive will change going forward,” the … Read more

Meet the veteran growth investor who picks stocks like Warren Buffett

Michael Li, a veteran portfolio manager at American Century Investments, is drawing comparisons with Warren Buffett even though his bread and butter is growth investing. The Kansas City, Mo.-based manager has been picking stocks for the firm since the early 2000s, focusing on high-quality growth companies. The biggest mutual fund he oversees – American Century … Read more

What Warren Buffett says to do when markets are down

Although the financial markets attempted a bounce back on Tuesday, they are largely in the midst of an extended sell-off that has punished some of the biggest names in stocks. The Dow Jones Industrial Average’s seven-week slump is its longest since 2001, while the S&P 500’s six-week losing streak is its longest since June 2011, … Read more

Citigroup shares jump 5% after Warren Buffett reveals a near $3 billion stake in the struggling bank

Berkshire Hathaway Chairman and CEO Warren Buffett. Andrew Harnik | AP The 91-year-old “Oracle of Omaha” scooped up Citi shares while they have been underperforming the rest of the financial sector in the past 12 months. The stock is down nearly 40% while the Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund is off by 12% over the … Read more