Warren Buffett has gained international recognition for his ability to beat the stock market by focusing on fundamentals. Widely considered the greatest investor of all time, the Oracle of Omaha is still chock-full of sound advice and witty jokes, but his investment performance has declined. In fact, Buffett-led Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE: BRK.A) (NYSE: BRK.B) has produced a total return of just 188% over the last 10 years, underperforming the S&P 500‘s 264% total return.
With that in mind, we asked some of our contributors which companies Warren Buffett should consider adding to his portfolio in 2021. They came up with Honeywell International (NYSE: HON), 3M (NYSE: MMM), and Emerson Electric (NYSE: EMR).