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10 Reasons Warren Buffett Is a Better Investor Than You

US News & World Report -  Money Logo By John Divine of US News & World Report - Money | Slide 1 of 11: You will never learn to invest like Warren Buffett. The Oracle of Omaha is an investing superhero, endowed with a smattering of powers and advantages, each of them potent in and of themselves, but when combined produce a once-in-a-century investor. But what exactly makes Buffett, the CEO of the world-famous holding company and financial conglomerate Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE: BRK.B, BRK.A), so special, specifically? Crazy as it may sound, there are nearly a dozen concrete, objective reasons Warren Buffett has been able to do the unimaginable – compounding capital at 20.9 percent annually for 53 years – that can be identified. These are the 10 things that allowed him to do it.

10 things that make Buffett an elite investor.

You will never learn to invest like Warren Buffett. The Oracle of Omaha is an investing superhero, endowed with a smattering of powers and advantages, each of them potent in and of themselves, but when combined produce a once-in-a-century investor.

But what exactly makes Buffett, the CEO of the world-famous holding company and financial conglomerate Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B, BRK.A), so special, specifically?

Crazy as it may sound, there are nearly a dozen concrete, objective reasons Warren Buffett has been able to do the unimaginable – compounding capital at 20.9 percent annually for 53 years – that can be identified.

Click ahead to see the 10 things that allowed him to do it. 

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