Warren Buffett frustrates the Japanese with a $2 billion investment

Warren Buffett shocked Tokyo markets in August of last year when he placed a $6 billion bet on Japan’s top five stockbrokers. Only a year later, his investments began to pay off. Amid rising commodity prices, the collective value of Berkshire Hathaway’s stakes in 5 companies, or “sogo shosha” in Japan, rose by nearly $2 […]