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Why Buffett Bought More Airlines [WEBCAST]

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Berkshire Hathaway significantly added to its positions in the big four domestic airline carriers—American, Delta, Southwest and United—according to a regulatory filing for the last quarter of 2016. Warren Buffett learned recently what we’ve been saying for a while…that airlines have transformed their business model to take advantage of opportunities for growth. Watch the webcast replay for the latest updates.

Cash Flow is a measure of the amount of cash generated by a company’s normal business operations.

Standard deviation is a measure of the dispersion of a set of data from its mean. The more spread apart the data, the higher the deviation. Standard deviation is also known as historical volatility.

Capital expenditure, or CapEx, are funds used by a company to acquire or upgrade physical assets such as property, industrial buildings or equipment

The Purchasing Manager’s Index (PMI) is an indicator of the economic health of the manufacturing sector. The PMI index is based on five major indicators: new orders, inventory levels, production, supplier deliveries and the employment environment.

Diversification does not protect an investor from market risks and does not assure a profit.