Berkshire Hathaway Inc (BRK.B)

neg -1.70
Today's Range: 133.42 - 135.50 | BRK.B Avg Daily Volume: 3,628,100
Last Update: 08/31/15 - 4:01 PM EDT
Volume: 5,564,618
YTD Performance: -9.60%
Open: $135.10
Previous Close: $135.74
52 Week Range: $125.50 - $152.94
Oustanding Shares: 2,452,527,453
Market Cap: 169,928,692,385
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for BRK.B
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy
Moderate Buy
Moderate Sell
Strong Sell
Mean Rec. 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Latest Dividend: 0.00
Latest Dividend Yield: 0.00%
Dividend Ex-Date: 12/31/69
Price Earnings Ratio: 16.24
Price Earnings Comparisons:
BRK.B Sector Avg. S&P 500
16.24 18.70 25.43
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-6.22% -0.27% 59.84%
Revenue 6.90 0.35 0.11
Net Income 1.60 0.88 0.23
EPS 2.00 0.95 0.25
Earnings for BRK.B:
Revenue 194.67B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (09/15) Qtr (12/15) FY (12/15) FY (12/16)
Average Estimate $1.90 $1.80 $8.00 $7.81
Number of Analysts 1 1 2 2
High Estimate $1.90 $1.80 $9.00 $7.87
Low Estimate $1.90 $1.80 $7.00 $7.75
Prior Year $1.91 $1.61 $6.71 $8.00
Growth Rate (Year over Year) -0.52% 11.80% 19.23% -2.38%
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My largest individual-equity longs -- Oaktree Capital (OAK), Twitter (TWTR).
I am short Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B), Lincoln National (LNC) and MetLife (MET) (the latter two are on my Best Ideas list as shorts). I am long Hartford Financial (HIG).
SEC filings show Warren Buffett and other key players are cautious.
In a paperless and cloud(y) world, are investors and citizens alike as safe as the markets assume we are? In a flat, networked and interconnected world, is it even possible for the U.S. to be an "oasis of prosperity" and a driver, or engine of global economic growth? With geopolitical coordination of the G8 at an all-time low, if the wheels do come off, how slow and inept will the reaction be? -- Doug's Daily Diary, Q1 Brought More Sign Posts of
We simply can't look at this company in the same negative way anymore.
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