At Berkshire Hathaway Inc's annual shareholder meeting, Buffett credited Apple with developing "extremely sticky" products to which consumers become attached and endorsed Apple's decision to buy back its own stock, saying it was the technology company's most productive use of cash.
He told the journalists: "As an asset class, you're not producing anything and so you shouldn't expect it to go up". One of these was Microsoft co-founder and Berkshire member Bill Gates.
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As Tyler has noted and explained in the tweet above, it is in fact "easy" to short Bitcoin. "Bitcoin and ICOs, I believe completely that they're some of the crazier, speculative things", he said.
Some of the wealthiest men in the world have continually been critics of bitcoin and cryptocurrencies in general.
In the same interview, Gates admitted that someone had given him Bitcoin for his birthday in the dim and distant past, but the multi-billionaire sold it after a couple of years. The investors that manage to cash in on such a type of investment are the ones who end up cashing out on time.
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In December 2017, when the crypto market reached record-level highs Bitcoin futures qere launched.
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He has previously referred to bitcoin as a bubble and not an investment.
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When asked by another attendee about the cryptocurrency craze, Buffett admits that these digitalized coins will "come to bad endings". Buffett's "rat poison comment" is akin to Munger's "noxious poison" from earlier in the year. This is still good news for Bitcoin investors as this price is still an approximate 25% gain over the past month. The recent decline in the value of bitcoin was the first decline in prices in over four days.