OMAHA, Neb. — Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway fund invested around $50 million in Dollar General during the quarter that ended June 30, federal filings show. The 1.5 million shares in the Goodlettsville, Tenn.-based discounter is a new holding for the fund, which also has investments in retailers Wal-Mart Stores and Costco Wholesale Corp. Dollar General stock was up more than 4% early Tuesday.
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