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Warren Buffet: Apple Should Buy Stock Back For Eighty Cents On The Dollar

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Famed investor and philanthropist Warren Buffet stopped by CNBC’s Squawk Box this morning, and the Berkshire Hathaway head had some interesting thoughts on what Apple should do with its cash: by back all of its stock from investors, just like Warren Buffett told Steve Jobs to do years ago.

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King Of The Sure Thing: Billionaire Warren Buffett Won’t Invest In Apple

King Of The Sure Thing: Billionaire Warren Buffett Won’t Invest In Apple

AAPL may be doing well, but it's no Coke, says Buffet.

Third wealthiest man in the world, Warren Buffett, known for his tremendous investment success as well as his high-end philanthropy, told a group of investors at the Berkshire annual meeting that he had no interest in investing in Apple (or Google), seeing them as risky investments.

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Warren Buffett: Steve Jobs Asked My Advice On Apple’s Cash But Didn’t Take It

Warren Buffett: Steve Jobs Asked My Advice On Apple’s Cash But Didn’t Take It

There have been a lot of ideas suggested for what Apple could do with its nearly $100 billion in cash. Some have been serious suggestions like companies that Apple could buy while others are a little more absurd but illustrate just how much money Apple’s got.

Today, Warren Buffett revealed to viewers of CNBC’s Squawk Box that Steve Jobs wasn’t sure what to do with all the money Apple began raking in over recent years and asked for advice. He ultimately ignored that advice in his typical fashion while telling others that Buffett agreed with his decision for Apple to just sit on its money.

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