CNBC Interviews

Buffett: I didn't pull the trigger to buy Amazon

In a taped interview with Becky Quick ahead of the 2019 Berkshire Hathaway shareholders meeting, Warren Buffett says one of his portfolio managers decided to buy some Amazon shares for the company, so don't think he's had some kind of "personality change" and is now a tech stock enthusiast. He's also "pleased" with Apple's latest earnings, thinks former Wells Fargo CEO Tim Sloan was a victim of political pressure, and talked about how quickly his Occidental Petroleum loan deal came together.

Thu, May 2 2019 • 9:00 PM EDT