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Take Buffett’s Advice: 5 Vanguard Funds to Buy

[Editor's note: "Take Buffett's Advice: 5 Vanguard Funds to Buy" was previously published in December 2019. It has since been updated to include the most relevant information available.]Vanguard should probably be thanking Warren Buffett.In Berkshire Hathaway's (NYSE:BRK.A, NYSE:BRK.B) 2014 shareholder letter, Buffett mentioned Vanguard funds in a big way. Specifically, he recommended that the cash…

ViacomCBS’s Parts Might Add Up to a Greater Whole

(Bloomberg Opinion) — “House of Brands” probably wasn’t the best choice of words by ViacomCBS Inc. in describing its streaming-TV strategy. It’s best for a company in its position to avoid what sounds eerily similar to another phrase — one that implies a shaky structure doomed to collapse. It’s also best not to remind people of the name of a hit…

Analysts: 2 Big 8% Dividend Stocks to Buy (And 1 to Sell)

Not all dividend stocks are created equal. The average dividend yield among S&P companies is only 2%, not much higher than a Treasury bond. Years of low-interest policy from the Fed has worked to push return rates down across the board, and dividend yields – on average – have simply lagged slightly.Of course, that’s an…

Nokia to acquire optical networking tech firm Elenion

The 2014-founded Elenion develops silicon photonics technologies for short-reach and high-performance optical interfaces. “Ownership of these key assets brings time-to-market and cost advantages to Nokia’s broad portfolio of networking solutions by applying the massive scale and economies of silicon design and manufacturing to the optical supply chain,” Nokia said in a statement.