We all admire Warren Buffett. We would do well to learn from his example. We might even look at his holdings as a starting point for investing ideas. But anyone who buys stocks because of a prediction of what Buffett might buy next is asking for trouble. 

The Fool's Matt Koppenheffer has more in the following video.

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