Is Warren Buffett really more popular than Elvis? What's it like to actually hug the GEICO gecko? Our roving reporter Rex Moore attended the Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE: BRK-B ) annual meeting in Omaha and has this inside look at an event that seems more like a festival than a shareholders' meeting.
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Thanks to the savvy of investing legend Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway's book value per share has grown a mind-blowing 586,817% over the past 48 years. But with Buffett aging and Berkshire rapidly evolving, is this insurance conglomerate still a buy today? In The Motley Fool's premium report on the company, Berkshire expert Joe Magyer provides investors with key reasons to buy as well as important risks to watch out for. Click here now for instant access to Joe's take on Berkshire!