After five years of stocks consistently rising, it's time to look five years into the future and determine if Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK-A)(NYSE:BRK-B) is a better buy than stocks like Markel (NYSE:MKL). In this segment of The Motley Fool's financials-focused show, Where the Money Is, banking analyst David Hanson is joined by Fool contributor Patrick Morris to take a question from their mailbag about choosing a winning stock for the next five years.


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