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Berkshire Hathaway Inc (BRKa.N)

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Jpmorgan chase elects new board member
Tuesday, 20 Sep 2016 07:21am EDT 

JPMorgan Chase & Co : JPMorgan Chase elects new board member . Todd Combs is an investment officer at Berkshire Hathaway Inc . Todd A. Combs was named a director of the company’s JPMorgan Chase bank, n.a. and Chase bank U.S., n.a. subsidiaries . JPMorgan Chase elects Todd A. Combs to board of directors .Todd A. Combs' appointment is effective September 19, 2016.  Full Article

U.S. unveils indictment against new defendant in insider trading hacking case
Thursday, 15 Sep 2016 10:07am EDT 

: U.S. unveils indictment against new defendant, vladislav khalupsky, in insider trading hacking case -- court filing . Indictment made public on Thursday in U.S. district court in Brooklyn, New York . Indictment says khalupsky is former SEC-registered broker-dealer, and controlled a variety of brokerage accounts . Indictment says khalupsky coordinated fraudulent trades with other defendants based on press releases stolen via hackings . Indictment says hacked newswires included pr newswire, marketwired.  Full Article

Berkshire Hathaway ups stake in Apple by 55 pct
Monday, 15 Aug 2016 04:38pm EDT 

Berkshire Hathaway Inc: Ups share stake in Apple Inc by about 55 percent to 15.2 million shares - SEC filing . Ups share stake in Liberty Global Plc by 24.3 percent to 19.4 million Class A shares - SEC filing .Changes in holdings are as of quarter ended June 30, 2016 and compared with previous quarter ended March 31, 2016.  Full Article

Fitch expects to rate Berkshire's planned notes issuance 'A+'
Thursday, 11 Aug 2016 11:07am EDT 

Fitch :Fitch expects to rate Berkshire Hathaway's planned notes issuance 'A+'.  Full Article

Berkshire Hathaway files for potential notes offering; size not disclosed
Monday, 8 Aug 2016 09:20am EDT 

Berkshire Hathaway Inc : Berkshire Hathaway Inc files for potential notes offering; size not disclosed - SEC filing .Expects to use net proceeds of senior notes offering to repay at maturity 2.20% senior notes due 2016.  Full Article

Berkshire hathaway files for potential notes offering
Monday, 8 Aug 2016 08:58am EDT 

Berkshire Hathaway Inc : Files for potential notes offering; size not disclosed - SEC filing .Expects to use net proceeds of notes offering to repay at maturity 0.950 percent senior notes due 2016.  Full Article

Berkshire Hathaway Q2 revenue $54.46 bln
Friday, 5 Aug 2016 04:15pm EDT 

Berkshire Hathaway Inc : Berkshire Hathaway Inc news release . Qtrly operating earnings per Class A equivalent share $2,803 . Q2 earnings per share view $2910.79 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Unrealized losses at June 30, 2016 included about $1.5 billion related to investment in IBM common stock, which represented 11 percent of cost . Qtrly revenue $54.46 billion versus $51.37 billion . Q2 net earnings per Class A equivalent share attributable to Berkshire shareholders $3,042 . Since beginning of year, book value per Class A equivalent share has increased by 2.9% to $160,009 . Q2 operating earnings $4.61 billion versus. $3.89 billion; Q2 net earnings attributable to Berkshire shareholders $5 billion versus. $4.01 billion .Currently do not intend to dispose IBM common stock and expect that fair value of investment will recover and ultimately exceed co's cost.  Full Article

DQ System announces plans to develop 24 locations in five Caribbean countries
Monday, 1 Aug 2016 12:00pm EDT 

: DQ System announces plans to develop 24 locations in five Caribbean countries in next five years .The DQ System - Royal Treats Ltd. signed multi-unit, multi-country agreement with American Dairy Queen Corporation (ADQ) to develop new locations.  Full Article

Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance expands executive & professional lines for financial institutions in Canada
Wednesday, 20 Jul 2016 09:35am EDT 

Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance : Berkshire Hathaway specialty insurance expands executive & professional lines for financial institutions in Canada .Named Andrew Knight as national director of financial institutions, executive & professional lines, in Canada.  Full Article

Fitch Affirms Berkshire Hathaway Inc.'s IDR At 'AA-'
Tuesday, 19 Jul 2016 02:35pm EDT 

Fitch Ratings :Fitch Affirms Berkshire Hathaway Inc.'s IDR At 'AA-'.  Full Article

AmEx can bar merchants from steering card customers elsewhere

NEW YORK A federal appeals court on Monday cleared the way for American Express Co to block merchants that accept its cards from steering customers toward lower-cost cards from other issuers.