|By Barry Shlachter, Sandra Baker and Jim Fuquay, Fort Worth Star-Telegram|
|McClatchy-Tribune Information Services|
BNSF's net earnings in the third quarter totaled
For the first nine months, BNSF earned
No wonder Buffett has been singing the railroad's praises ever since he bought it in 2010.
Leaving the west side
The company has bought a 46,500-square-foot building at
In August, Fort Worth Bolt & Tool sold its property at
In September, the company sold a 12,900-square-foot building at
The company, which sells fasteners, hand tools and portable power tools, has been on the west side since its founding in 1949. The Russell family has owned the business and property since 1976. The once industrial area is changing to a hip shopping and residential neighborhood.
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