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Berkshire Hathaway Inc (BRKa.N)

BRKa.N on New York Stock Exchange

284,050.00USD
23 Oct 2017
Change (% chg)

$960.00 (+0.34%)
Prev Close
$283,090.00
Open
$283,520.00
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$284,400.00
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$283,350.00
Volume
62
Avg. Vol
74
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$284,400.00
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$213,730.00

Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Home Capital Group files final universal base shelf prospectus
Thursday, 19 Oct 2017 09:51am EDT 

Oct 19 (Reuters) - Home Capital Group Inc ::Home Capital Group files final universal base shelf prospectus.Prospectus qualifies offerings of up to $750 million of securities over a 25-month period​.Prospectus was filed to satisfy Co's obligations under registration rights agreement entered into with unit of Berkshire Hathaway​.Universal base shelf prospectus not commitment to undertake any financing, nor does it intends to offer securities from treasury under prospectus.  Full Article

Italy's Popolare Vicenza sells 9 pct of insurer Cattolica to Berkshire Hathaway
Thursday, 5 Oct 2017 12:00pm EDT 

Oct 5 (Reuters) - Italian lender Banca Popolare di Vicenza says::has sold 9.047 percent stake in Italian insurer Cattolica Assicurazioni.stake to be sold to a company controlled by Berkshire Hathaway.stake sold at 7.35 euros per share for total of 115.9 million euros.  Full Article

Buffett says corporate tax rate cut will be a plus for American business- CNBC
Tuesday, 3 Oct 2017 08:45am EDT 

Oct 3 (Reuters) - :Warren Buffett says it is a mistake to eliminate estate tax- CNBC.Warren Buffett says american businesses are not at a competitive disadvantage due to corporate tax- CNBC.Buffett says 20 percent corporate tax will increase earnings- CNBC.Buffett says banks are doing okay - CNBC.Buffett says corporate tax rate cut will be a plus for american business- CNBC.  Full Article

Buffett says have only sold enough Wells Fargo shares to stay under 10 pct- CNBC
Tuesday, 3 Oct 2017 08:43am EDT 

Oct 3 (Reuters) - :Warren Buffett says can't solve Wells Fargo issues in a day- CNBC.Warren Buffett on Wells Fargo says Tim Sloan has my faith - CNBC.Buffett says have only sold enough Wells Fargo shares to stay under 10 percent- CNBC.Buffett says Bank Of America's Brian Moynihan has done a great job- CNBC.  Full Article

Warren Buffett on CNBC says tax changes could affect buying selling decisions
Tuesday, 3 Oct 2017 08:35am EDT 

Oct 3 (Reuters) - :Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett on CNBC says the current stock valuation makes sense with respect to the interest rate.Warren Buffett on CNBC says some uncertainty over tax reform.Warren Buffett on CNBC says tax changes could affect buying selling decisions.Warren Buffett on CNBC says odds of getting a tax plan passed are higher than most people expect.  Full Article

Berkshire Hathaway to acquire 38.6 pct equity stake in Pilot Flying J​
Tuesday, 3 Oct 2017 07:55am EDT 

Oct 3 (Reuters) - Berkshire Hathaway Inc ::Berkshire Hathaway invests in Pilot Flying J.Berkshire will acquire a 38.6 percent equity stake in Pilot Flying J​.Pilot Flying J will continue to be headquartered in Knoxville, TN.Haslam family will continue to own a majority of Pilot Flying J and Jimmy Haslam will remain as chief executive officer.Made a "significant" minority investment in Pilot Travel Centers LLC.Haslam family to continue to hold majority interest with 50.1 percent ownership in Pilot Flying J until 2023​.FJ Management, owned by Maggelet family, will retain 11.3 percent ownership in Pilot Flying J until 2023.In 2023, company will become majority shareholder by acquiring additional 41.4 percent equity stake in Pilot Flying J​.  Full Article

Glass Lewis recommends Home Capital shareholders approve Buffett deal
Wednesday, 30 Aug 2017 11:45am EDT 

Aug 30 (Reuters) - Home Capital Group Inc :Proxy firm glass lewis recommends shareholders vote in favour of berkshire hathaway increasing home capital stake.  Full Article

‍Fitch says Berkshire Hathaway Energy's ratings unchanged by terminated Oncor bid​
Tuesday, 22 Aug 2017 10:52am EDT 

Aug 22 (Reuters) - Berkshire Hathaway Inc BRKa.N:‍Fitch says Berkshire Hathaway Energy's ratings unchanged by terminated Oncor bid​.‍Fitch says expects Berkshire Hathaway Energy Co​ to remain an "active consolidator" in utility, power and gas sector.Fitch says potential impact of future M&A activity on Berkshire Hathaway Energy's credit quality will be driven by price, asset quality, funding choices​.  Full Article

Berkshire Hathaway Energy says five Texas stakeholder groups reach agreement with Co in Oncor acquisition
Friday, 18 Aug 2017 06:51pm EDT 

Aug 18 (Reuters) - Berkshire Hathaway Energy-:Parties to agreement ask public utility commission of Texas to approve acquisition.Five Texas stakeholder groups reach agreement in Berkshire Hathaway Energy's acquisition of Oncor.Agreement resolves all issues in Berkshire Hathaway energy's acquisition of Oncor.Staff of public utility commission of Texas, office of public utility counsel entered into settlement with co.Steering committee of cities served by Oncor, Texas industrial energy consumers, IBEW local 69 entered into settlement with co.Parties have agreed acquisition is in public interest, meets statutory standards and will bring substantial benefits to Oncor.  Full Article

Third bidder places $9.3 bln bid for Oncor, higher than Berkshire Hathaway's $9 bln bid- CNBC, citing DJ
Friday, 18 Aug 2017 02:43pm EDT 

Aug 18 (Reuters) - :Third bidder has emerged for Oncor, placing higher $9.3 billion bid than Berkshire Hathaway's $9 billion bid- CNBC, citing DJ.  Full Article