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Berkshire Hathaway Inc (BRKb.N)

BRKb.N on New York Stock Exchange

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19 Jan 2018
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Berkshire Hathaway says it has $26.9 bln stake in Wells Fargo and $21.3 bln stake in Apple
Friday, 3 Nov 2017 04:35pm EDT 

Nov 3 (Reuters) - Berkshire Hathaway Inc :Berkshire Hathaway Inc says it had $26.9 billion stake in Wells Fargo & Co as of Sept 30, 2017‍​ - SEC filing.Berkshire Hathaway says it had $21.3 billion stake in Apple inc, as of Sept. 30, 2017.  Full Article

Berkshire hathaway reports quarterly ‍operating earnings per Class A equivalent share of $2,094​
Friday, 3 Nov 2017 04:15pm EDT 

Nov 3 (Reuters) - Berkshire Hathaway Inc BRKA.N::Qtrly ‍net earnings per Class A equivalent share attributable to berkshire shareholders $2,473​.Qtrly ‍operating earnings per Class A equivalent share $2,094​.At September 30, 2017, book value had increased by 8.9 percent since year end 2016 to $187,435 per Class A equivalent share​.Qtrly net earnings attributable to shareholders $4,067 million versus $7,198 million.Q3 earnings per share view $2402.47 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Qtrly operating earnings $3,444 million versus $4,851 million.Q3 operating earnings are net of pre-tax underwriting losses of about $3 billion attributable to 3 major hurricanes and earthquake in Mexico​.Qtrly total revenue $60,525 million versus $58,843 million ‍​.Q3 revenue view $59.79 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

‍Teamsters Local 284 to amend current collective bargaining agreement with NetJets​
Wednesday, 1 Nov 2017 04:39pm EDT 

Nov 1 (Reuters) - Berkshire Hathaway Inc :‍Teamsters Local 284 says reached an "agreement in principle" to amend current collective bargaining agreement with NetJets​.  Full Article

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

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Possible Buffett heir Abel has small Berkshire stake, likely to grow

Greg Abel, considered by many investors the top contender to succeed Warren Buffett as Berkshire Hathaway Inc's chief executive officer, on Friday reported owning about $2.1 million of the conglomerate's stock.