What Investors Need to Know: Warren Buffett, Facebook, and Costco

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The following video is from Wednesday's Market Foolery podcast, in which host Chris Hill, along with analysts Joe Magyer and Bryan Hinmon, discusses the top business and investing stories.

In today's edition, the guys discuss Berkshire Hathaway's  big share buyback that drove share prices up, and why they think the stock is still a buy. Also, Facebook has joined the Nasdaq 100, and we hear why joining an index isn't automatically a good thing for a company. Costco had another fantastic quarter, and we hear how that may already be priced into the company's fairly pricey multiple, which is why it wasn't a needle-mover for shares.


Costco Wholesale's low prices haven't just benefited customers — shareholders have walloped the market, returning 11,000% over the past two decades. However, with prices near all-time highs, is the ride over for Costco investors? To answer that, we've compiled a premium research report with in-depth analysis on whether Costco is a buy right now, and why. Simply click here now to gain instant access to this valuable investor's resource.

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The article What Investors Need to Know: Warren Buffett, Facebook, and Costco originally appeared on Fool.com.

Chris Hill has no positions in the stocks mentioned above. Joe Magyer and Bryan Hinmon own shares of Berkshire Hathaway. The Motley Fool owns shares of Berkshire Hathaway, Costco Wholesale, and Facebook and has the following options: long JAN 2014 $20.00 calls on Facebook. Motley Fool newsletter services recommend Berkshire Hathaway, Costco Wholesale, and Facebook. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.

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