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Berkshire Hathaway Inc (BRKb.N)

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9 Dec 2016
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Mars Inc to combine chocolate and Wrigley segments to create Mars Wrigley Confectionery
Thursday, 6 Oct 2016 12:18pm EDT 

Mars Inc : Martin Radvan, current global president of Wrigley, will lead new mars Wrigley Confectionery .To combine chocolate and Wrigley segments to create Mars Wrigley Confectionery.  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

Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance enters transactional liability insurance market
Tuesday, 19 Jul 2016 10:11am EDT 

Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance: Enters transactional liability insurance market . Names Robert Underhill to head product area and fills key underwriting roles .Is underwriting representations & warranties insurance and other coverages for risks and uncertainties in corporate transactions.  Full Article

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Buffett's Berkshire is urged to sell fossil fuel stocks

A Nebraska nonprofit on Friday said it will propose that Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc sell its investments in oil refiner Phillips 66 and other companies involved in fossil fuels over 12 years.