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Berkshire Hathaway Inc (BRKb.N)

BRKb.N on New York Stock Exchange

202.42USD
13 Dec 2018
Change (% chg)

$-0.06 (-0.03%)
Prev Close
$202.48
Open
$202.12
Day's High
$203.55
Day's Low
$201.55
Volume
1,423,802
Avg. Vol
1,490,024
52-wk High
$224.07
52-wk Low
$184.75

Revenue & Earnings Per Share

    Revenue* Earnings Per Share**
FY 2018 Sep '18 63,450.00 11,249.400
Jun '18 62,200.00 7,301.270
Mar '18 58,473.00 -691.811
FY 2017 Dec '17 58,907.00 2,645.270
Sep '17 59,507.00 2,466.200
Jun '17 57,256.00 2,591.540
Mar '17 64,370.00 2,468.950
FY 2016 Dec '16 57,673.00 3,823.240
Sep '16 58,843.00 4,378.580
Jun '16 54,254.00 3,042.440
Mar '16 52,163.00 3,400.700
 
*Note: Units in Millions ofU.S. Dollars
**Note: Units in U.S. Dollars

Consensus Estimates Analysis

  # of Estimates Mean High Low 1 Year Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Dec-18 2 63,510.00 63,807.00 63,213.00 62,477.10
Quarter Ending Mar-19 2 62,251.00 62,471.10 62,031.00 60,631.00
Year Ending Dec-18 3 257,646.00 261,272.00 251,276.00 244,690.00
Year Ending Dec-19 4 265,967.00 275,351.00 260,465.00 257,135.00
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-18 3 3,470.73 3,595.25 3,407.93 2,879.29
Quarter Ending Mar-19 2 3,627.30 3,676.00 3,578.61 2,749.00
Year Ending Dec-18 3 15,061.60 15,185.70 14,999.10 12,016.10
Year Ending Dec-19 4 15,490.90 16,124.50 14,915.00 13,592.90
Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD);

Valuation Ratios

  Company industry sector
P/E Ratio (TTM) 21.19 11.36 19.31
P/E High - Last 5 Yrs. 18.69 13.19 24.39
P/E Low - Last 5 Yrs. 13.50 7.06 11.47
Beta 0.85 1.02 1.45
Price to Sales (TTM) 1.93 0.68 6.11
Price to Book (MRQ) 1.54 1.05 2.74
Price to Tangible Book (MRQ) 2.48 1.34 2.83
Price to Cash Flow (TTM) 14.79 9.11 23.58
% Owned Institutions 19.81 3.18 0.70

Dividends

  Company industry sector
Dividend Yield -- 2.48 1.98
Dividend Yield - 5 Year Avg -- 1.59 2.06
Dividend 5 Year Growth Rate -- 9.15 21.63
Payout Ratio(TTM) 0.00 20.35 18.64

Growth Rates

  Company industry sector
Sales (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago 6.02 11.08 15.94
Sales (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago 10.17 9.91 10.62
Sales - 5 Yr. Growth Rate 9.25 5.63 13.83
EPS (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago -14.82 39.05 35.89
EPS (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago -14.51 -- --
EPS - 5 Yr. Growth Rate 18.70 29.29 10.27
Capital Spending - 5 Yr. Growth Rate 9.60 0.62 19.24

Financial Strength

  Company industry sector
Quick Ratio (MRQ) -- 0.00 0.04
Current Ratio (MRQ) -- 0.00 1.65
LT Debt to Equity (MRQ) 33.35 13.98 32.96
Total Debt to Equity (MRQ) 34.02 14.14 71.87
Interest Coverage (TTM) 11.86 46.88 9.85

Profitability Ratios

  Company industry sector
Gross Margin (TTM) 22.13 1.40 3.06
Gross Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 24.15 1.53 2.93
EBITD Margin (TTM) 18.14 -- --
EBITD - 5 Yr. Avg 20.49 7.23 48.22
Operating Margin (TTM) 12.61 7.12 34.75
Operating Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 15.09 4.89 40.80
Pre-Tax Margin (TTM) 13.22 7.38 35.20
Pre-Tax Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 15.17 4.98 41.25
Net Profit Margin (TTM) 9.26 5.47 27.88
Net Profit Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 10.70 3.56 32.66
Effective Tax Rate (TTM) 29.93 25.47 21.00
Effective Tax Rate - 5 Yr. Avg. 29.50 20.49 20.89

Efficiency

  Company industry sector
Revenue/Employee (TTM) 651,199 64,724,931 46,597,062
Net Income/Employee (TTM) 60,326 3,230,174 16,045,004
Receivable Turnover (TTM) 16.83 1.07 6,763.00
Inventory Turnover (TTM) 11.59 0.74 1.35
Asset Turnover (TTM) 0.38 0.31 0.02

Management Effectiveness

  Company industry sector
Return on Assets (TTM) 3.53 1.73 2.58
Return on Assets - 5 Yr. Avg. 4.17 1.09 2.80
Return on Investment (TTM) 3.86 0.25 0.44
Return on Investment - 5 Yr. Avg. 4.67 0.30 0.45
Return on Equity (TTM) 7.74 10.00 15.50
Return on Equity - 5 Yr. Avg. 9.06 5.60 19.93
  1 Year 3 Year 5 Year
Sales % 6.00 7.07 9.25
EPS (TTM) % -0.08 7.32 18.70
Dividend % -- -- --
Note: Units in Millions of US Dollars

Performance for Berkshire Hathaway Inc

Period %
Actual
% vs.
S&P 500
Rank In
Industry
Industry
Rank
4 Week 6.60 2.93 99 76
13 Week 9.43 4.10 99 19
26 Week 12.64 4.08 99 33
52 Week 30.18 10.34 99 36
YTD 15.11 1.09 99 18
Note:: Rank is a percentile that ranges from 0 to 99, with 99 = best.

Institutional Holders

% Shares Owned: 21.63%
# of Holders: 1,004
Total Shares Held: 158,577
3 Mo. Net Change: 6,039
# New Positions: 40
# Closed Positions: 41
# Increased Positions: 124
# Reduced Positions: 163
# Net Buyers: -39
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