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Berkshire Hathaway Inc (BRKb.N)

BRKb.N on New York Stock Exchange

165.69USD
26 May 2017
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$0.39 (+0.24%)
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Berkshire Hathaway cuts share stake in IBM by 20.5 pct
Monday, 15 May 2017 05:33pm EDT 

May 15 (Reuters) - Berkshire Hathaway::Cuts share stake in IBM - SEC filing.Cuts share stake in IBM by 20.5 percent to 64.6 million shares.Ups share stake in Bank of New York Mellon Corp by 52.3 percent to 33 million shares.Change in holdings are as of March 31, 2017 and compared with the previous quarter ended as of Dec. 31, 2016.  Full Article

Warren Buffett says I don't think Trump has had that much of an effect on the economy- CNBC
Monday, 8 May 2017 09:00am EDT 

May 8 (Reuters) - :Warren Buffett says I don't think Trump has had that much of an effect on the economy - CNBC.Warren Buffett says my income tax was less than $4 million for the year - CNBC.Warren Buffett says one take away from GOP health care bill is that we're going to 'cut the hell out of income taxes' for rich - CNBC.Warren Buffett on tax reform says we have to see how it is constructed- CNBC.Berkshire Hathaway Vice Chairman Charlie Munger on CNBC says it is hard to find deals these days.  Full Article

Warren Buffett says he sold a third of his IBM stake in Q1, Q2 2017- CNBC
Friday, 5 May 2017 07:13pm EDT 

May 4 (Reuters) - :Warren Buffett says he sold off about a third of his IBM stake in the 1st and 2nd quarters of 2017- CNBC.Warren Buffett to CNBC - "I don't value IBM the same way that I did 6 years ago when I started buying... I've revalued it somewhat downward".Warren Buffett says about IBM stock, "When it got above $180 we actually sold a reasonable amount of stock." - CNBC.  Full Article

Berkshire reports $11.2 bln stake in IBM as of March 31 vs $13.5 bln as of Dec 31
Friday, 5 May 2017 05:23pm EDT 

May 5 (Reuters) - Berkshire Hathaway Inc ::Says it had $27.8 billion stake in Wells Fargo & Co as of March 31 - SEC filing.Says it had reported a $27.6 billion stake in Wells Fargo & Co as of Dec. 31, 2016.Says it had $11.2 billion stake in IBM as of March 31 - SEC filing.Says had reported $13.5 billion stake in IBM as of Dec. 31, 2016.  Full Article

Berkshire Hathaway Qtrly net earnings per equivalent Class A share outstanding $2,469
Friday, 5 May 2017 04:35pm EDT 

May 5 (Reuters) - Berkshire Hathaway Inc BRKA.N:Press release - Berkshire Hathaway Inc. News release.At March 31, 2017, our book value had increased by 3.5% since yearend 2016 to $178,073 per class a equivalent share.Qtrly net earnings per equivalent class A share outstanding $2,469.Qtrly net earnings attributable to berkshire hathaway shareholders $4,060 million versus $5,589 million.Q1 total revenue $65.19 billion versus $52.16 billion.Qtrly operating earnings $3,556 million versus $3,737 million.Q1 earnings per share view $2665.94, revenue view $59.81 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices signs marketing agreement with Juwai.com
Monday, 17 Apr 2017 09:27am EDT 

April 17 (Reuters) - Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices: :Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices signs marketing agreement with Juwai.com, China's largest international property portal.  Full Article

Berkshire Hathaway says intends to sell 1.9 mln Wells Fargo shares in near future
Wednesday, 12 Apr 2017 05:00pm EDT 

Berkshire Hathaway Inc : Press release - Berkshire Hathaway Inc. News release . Berkshire Hathaway Inc says in near future, intend to sell 1.9 million shares of Wells Fargo in addition to shares being reported on Wednesday's form 4 . Says the sales of Wells Fargo shares are not being made because of investment or valuation considerations . Berkshire Hathaway says Wells Fargo stock sales "solely motivated by desire to return to a percentage ownership below 10 pct notification threshold" . Berkshire Hathaway - commitments required of co by federal reserve to retain ownership of 10 pct or more of Wells Fargo's outstanding common stock would materially restrict commercial activity with Wells Fargo . Berkshire Hathaway - on April 7, informed Federal Reserve we were withdrawing filing and that we intend to reduce ownership in Wells Fargo common stock below 10 pct within 60 trading days .Berkshire Hathaway - will file a form 4 with SEC reporting sale of 7.1 million shares of Wells Fargo common stock during period between April 10 and April 12.  Full Article

Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance says launches professional first professional liability and network security & privacy policy in Canada
Monday, 20 Mar 2017 09:49am EDT 

Berkshire Hathaway Inc : Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance - launches professional first professional liability and network security & privacy policy in Canada .Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance - has appointed Geoffrey Kendrick as head of professional lines in Canada.  Full Article

Fitch affirms Berkshire Hathaway's IDR at 'AA-'
Friday, 17 Feb 2017 03:10pm EST 

Fitch:Fitch affirms Berkshire Hathaway Inc.'s IDR at 'AA-'.  Full Article

Vanguard Group reports 8.7 % passive stake in Berkshire Hathaway
Friday, 10 Feb 2017 12:40pm EST 

:Vanguard Group reports 8.7 % passive stake in Berkshire Hathaway as of Dec 31, 2016 versus previous passive stake of 7.9 percent as of Dec 31, 2015 - SEC filing.  Full Article

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