Berkshire Hathaway chief executive Warren Buffett talks to reporters while holding an ice cream at a trade show during the company’s annual meeting in Omaha, Nebraska. The conglomerate said quarterly profit declined 4 per cent, falling short of analysts’ forecasts. Photograph: Rick Wilking/Reuters

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