Warren Buffett, CEO of Berkshire Hathaway. File photo: ReutersWarren Buffett, CEO of Berkshire Hathaway. File photo: Reuters
Warren Buffett, CEO of Berkshire Hathaway. File photo: Reuters

Warren Buffett’s ‘most gruesome mistake’ was buying Dexter Shoe. Here’s the story of his US$9 billion error

  • Famed investor bought a US shoe company, paid for with 25,203 Class A shares worth about US$8.7 billion today
  • ‘As a financial disaster, this one deserves a spot in the Guinness Book of World Records’

Topic |   Warren Buffett
Warren Buffett, CEO of Berkshire Hathaway. File photo: ReutersWarren Buffett, CEO of Berkshire Hathaway. File photo: Reuters
Warren Buffett, CEO of Berkshire Hathaway. File photo: Reuters
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