“powerhouse five”

from Warren Buffett – Letter To Shareholders 2012 on Rap Genius

Meaning

A nickname referring to Berkshire Hathaway’s five most profitable non-insurance companies (as stated in the line above) and are as follows: BNSF, Iscar, Lubrizol, Marmon Group, and MidAmerican Energy. When combining the earnings of these companies, it totals $10.1 billion. This exceeds the $10 billion figure stated in his Letter to Shareholders 2011.

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