Nationstar Mortgage (NSM -9.6%) plummets as Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B) emerges as the...

|About: Nationstar Mortgage Hold... (NSM)|By:, SA News Editor

Nationstar Mortgage (NSM -9.6%) plummets as Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B) emerges as the front-runner in the battle to buy not just ResCap's mortgage portfolio, but its entire operation, reports the NYPost. Nationstar - the mortgage arm of hedge fund giant Wesley Eden - had originally hoped to get all and then at least part of the package.