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Berkshire Hathaway Inc.

BRKb.N

Latest Trade

231.55USD

Change

-1.58(-0.68%)

Volume

601,419

Today's Range

230.48

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234.07

52 Week Range

159.51

 - 

234.99

As of on the New York Stock Exchange ∙ Minimum 15 minute delay

Pricing

Previous Close
233.13
Open
233.10
Volume
601,419
3M AVG Volume
0.01
Today's High
234.07
Today's Low
230.48
52 Week High
234.99
52 Week Low
159.51
Shares Out (MIL)
1.57
Market Cap (MIL)
542,971.10
Forward P/E
25.28
Dividend (Yield %)
--

Next Event

Q4 2020 Berkshire Hathaway Inc Earnings Release

Latest Developments

More

Berkshire Says It Ended Q3 With $145.7 Billion Of Cash And Equivalents

Berkshire Hathaway Q3 Net Earnings Per Average Equivalent Class A Share $18,994

Berkshire Hathaway Files For Offering Of $750 mln Of 1.450% Senior Notes Due 2030, $1.75 bln Of 2.850% Senior Notes Due 2050

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About Berkshire Hathaway Inc.

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. is a holding company owning subsidiaries engaged in various business activities. Its segments include Insurance, such as GEICO, Berkshire Hathaway Primary Group, General Re Corporation and Berkshire Hathaway Reinsurance Group; Burlington Northern Santa Fe, LLC, which is engaged in the operation of the railroad system; Berkshire Hathaway Energy, which includes regulated electric and gas utility; Manufacturing, which includes manufacturers of various products, including industrial, consumer and building products; McLane Company, which is engaged in the wholesale distribution of groceries and non-food items; Service and retailing, which includes providers of various services, including fractional aircraft ownership programs, aviation pilot training and various retailing businesses, and Finance and financial products, which includes manufactured housing and related consumer financing, transportation equipment, manufacturing and leasing, and furniture leasing.

Industry

Insurance (Prop. & Casualty)

Contact Info

3555 Farnam St

OMAHA, NE

68131-3311

United States

+1.402.3461400

http://www.berkshirehathaway.com/

Executive Leadership

Warren Edward Buffett

Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer

Charles T. Munger

Vice Chairman of the Board

Marc D. Hamburg

Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President

Gregory E. Abel

Vice Chairman – Non Insurance Operations, Director

Ajit Jain

Vice Chairman – Insurance Operations, Director

Key Stats

2.25 mean rating - 4 analysts
Sell
Hold
Buy
Revenue (MM, USD)

2017

242.1K

2018

225.4K

2019

327.2K

2020(E)

236.2K
EPS (USD)

2017

5.860

2018

10.050

2019

9.780

2020(E)

9.310
Price To Earnings (TTM)
15.40
Price To Sales (TTM)
2.20
Price To Book (MRQ)
1.32
Price To Cash Flow (TTM)
11.63
Total Debt To Equity (MRQ)
25.94
LT Debt To Equity (MRQ)
25.13
Return on Investment (TTM)
4.98
Return on Equity (TTM)
4.49

Latest News

Latest News

Buffett's Berkshire bets on Big Pharma, invests in four drugmakers

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc said on Monday it has begun investing in the stocks of four large drugmakers, betting on an industry that could benefit when the world begins emerging from the coronavirus pandemic.

Buffett's Berkshire suffers in pandemic even as Apple boosts profit

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc reported lower quarterly operating results on Saturday and said the coronavirus pandemic may cause further damage, even as gains in stocks such as Apple Inc fueled a more than $30 billion overall profit.

Berkshire operating results fall even as Apple boosts profit

Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Saturday posted a lower operating profit as the coronavirus pandemic was expected to weigh on some of its businesses, though gains in stocks such as Apple Inc fueled a big quarterly net profit.

Japan's Marubeni to talk with Berkshire on business collaborations, says CFO

Japan's Marubeni Corp <8002.T> has started communication with its new shareholder Berkshire Hathaway Inc <BRKa.N> and plans to talk with the U.S. firm about business collaborations that would bring mutual benefit, its CFO said on Wednesday.

Berkshire Hathaway to pay $4.14 million to settle Iran sanctions violations claims

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc agreed to pay $4.14 million to settle civil allegations that a Turkish subsidiary committed "egregious" violations of U.S. sanctions against Iran, the U.S. Treasury Department said on Tuesday.

U.S. says Berkshire Hathaway to pay $4.1 mln to settle alleged Iran sanctions violations

Berkshire Hathaway Inc will pay $4.1 million to settle allegations that the company and one of its Turkish subsidiaries violated sanctions against Iran, the U.S. Treasury Department said on Tuesday.

E.W. Scripps scales up with $2.65 billion Berkshire-backed deal for ION Media

E.W. Scripps Co <SSP.O> said on Thursday it has agreed to buy broadcaster ION Media for $2.65 billion as the TV station owner, backed by Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc <BRKa.N>, scales up operations to counter a rise in online streaming.

Occidental to pay dividend to Buffett's Berkshire in cash, not stock

Occidental Petroleum Corp said on Monday it will pay a $200 million quarterly dividend to Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc in cash instead of common stock, even as the company tries to reduce debt following a plunge in oil prices.

Berkshire's BNSF names first female CEO of big U.S. railroad

BNSF, the railroad unit of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc <BRKa.N>, on Monday named Kathryn Farmer as its new chief executive officer, making her the first female CEO of a major U.S. railroad.

BNSF Railway appoints Kathryn Farmer as new CEO

BNSF Railway, one of the largest railroad operators in North America and owned by Berkshire Hathaway Inc <BRKa.N>, said on Monday it appointed Kathryn Farmer as its chief executive officer, replacing Carl Ice, who led the company since 2013.

Buffett's Berkshire slashes Wells Fargo stake

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc <BRKa.N> said on Friday it had cut its Wells Fargo & Co <WFC.N> stake to 3.3%, further reducing what had once been a $32 billion investment in the bank.

Why Buffett's bet on Japan could turn on higher inflation, weakening dollar

Berkshire Hathaway Inc's $6.2 billion (4.6 billion pounds) foray into Japan's five largest trading houses may signal billionaire Warren Buffett's expectation that inflation and a falling U.S. dollar may make international equities more attractive when economies worldwide...

Buffett looks to Japan with $6 billion bet on five biggest trading firms

Berkshire Hathaway Inc <BRKa.N> has bought a 5% stake in each of Japan's five biggest trading houses, together worth over $6 billion, marking a departure for Chairman Warren Buffett as he looks beyond the United States to diversify his conglomerate.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks hit 2-year top, Nikkei bounces as Berkshire buys in

Asian shares notched a fresh two-year high on Monday as investors wagered monetary and fiscal policies globally would stay super stimulatory for a protracted period, keeping the safe-haven dollar on the defensive.

Buffett's Berkshire buys 5% stake each in five Japanese trading companies

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway said on Sunday it has acquired more than 5% stakes in each of the five leading Japanese trading companies.

Berkshire slashes Wells Fargo, JPMorgan stakes; adds Barrick Gold

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc <BRKa.N> said on Friday it has sold shares of some of the largest U.S. banks, slashing its stakes in Wells Fargo & Co <WFC.N> and JPMorgan Chase & Co <JPM.N> and exiting an investment in Goldman Sachs Group Inc <GS.N>.

CORRECTED-Berkshire reduces Wells Fargo, JPMorgan, Goldman stakes; adds Barrick Gold

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc said on Friday it has reduced its investments in some of the largest U.S. banks, lowering its stakes in Wells Fargo & Co and JPMorgan Chase & Co and eliminating a stake in Goldman Sachs Group Inc

Coronavirus punishes Warren Buffett as Berkshire Hathaway takes big writedown

Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Saturday announced a $9.8 billion writedown and 10,000 job losses at its Precision Castparts aircraft parts unit, as the coronavirus pandemic caused widespread pain at Warren Buffett's conglomerate.

Berkshire takes big writedown for Precision Castparts, operating profit falls

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc said on Saturday its quarterly operating profit fell 10%, and it took a big writedown for its Precision Castparts Corp unit, which has had struggles during the coronavirus pandemic.

Buffett's Berkshire bought $2.07 billion BofA stock since mid-July, has 11.9% stake

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc <BRKa.N> has spent $2.07 billion on Bank of America Corp <BAC.N> shares since mid-July, after winning regulatory permission to increase what was already its largest common stock holding other than Apple Inc <AAPL.O>.

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