A Weekend with Warren Buffett: And Other Shareholder Meeting Adventures

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Basic Books, Feb 24, 2007 - Business & Economics - 272 pages
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Once a year, the managers of public companies have to fling open the doors and let the owners in — whether they want to or not. A Weekend with Warren Buffett and Other Shareholder Meeting Adventures is a humorous, informative business-related travelogue that looks at how companies in the United States, the United Kingdom and Australia treat their investors during the brief period when the welcome mat is out. It's an Average Joe Investor's search for shareholder democracy and an occasional free lunch. Companies featured include Berkshire Hathaway, Citigroup, Dow Jones, Dupont, eBay, Gannett, Google, Hawaiian Electric, Hershey, MGM Grand, Microsoft, Otter Tail, Playboy, Starbucks, Tootsie Roll, Wal-Mart and Walt Disney, among others.

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User Review  - davidt8 - LibraryThing

Annual meetings might seem to be a book subject likely to be dull and decidedly not humorous, but financial writer Randy Cepuch makes annual meetings of shareholders to be fun and informative. I was ... Read full review

Contents

Off to See the Wizard Berkshire Hathaway
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Whole Latte Love Starbucks 1
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Mild Thing Otter Tail 2
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Randy Cepuch is a financial writer with 25 years of experience helping millions of mutual fund shareholders in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Europe, Asia, and Australia to understand their investments. Currently, he is a securities dispute arbitrator.

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