Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Class A (BRK.A)

302,899.00
1,200.00 0.38
NYSE
Prev Close 301,740.00
Open 300,420.00
Day Low/High 297,817.00 / 304,907.00
52 Wk Low/High 239,440.00 / 347,400.00
Volume 186.00
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 1402.01B
Market Cap 435381.43B
P/E Ratio 21.20
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

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Have Interest in the Banks? I'd Like to Float This Dividend Stock Idea

Have Interest in the Banks? I'd Like to Float This Dividend Stock Idea

Traditionally regional names were a better bet for dividend investors, but let's look at what JPMorgan Chase has to offer.

Jim Cramer: You Saw Snowflake. Now Get Ready for the Blizzard

Jim Cramer: You Saw Snowflake. Now Get Ready for the Blizzard

What happens after this is likely a flurry of deals that will require more selling and that begins to cut into the tech stocks with much lower valuations like Facebook, Apple and Alphabet.

The Fed's Message, Market Reaction, Snowflake's Blizzard, JFrog, TikTok/Oracle

The Fed's Message, Market Reaction, Snowflake's Blizzard, JFrog, TikTok/Oracle

At least part of the market's negative reaction to the Fed on Wednesday may be tied to two factors.

Long Adds: 1, 2, 3

In terms of my recent individual long additions in the last two weeks - here they are in order of size:  #1 General Motors  - and put on Best Ideas List, long #2 Wells Fargo  - the shares have weathered well Berkshire's selling #3 Bank of America - ...

Kraft Heinz Presents a Conservative 3-5 Year Outlook

Kraft Heinz's Investor Day provided a realistic pathway towards creating shareholder value over the next 3-5 years. The projected growth rates seemed conservative - no new consumers following the Covid "benefit" of cook at home and limited new produ...

Snowflake's IPO, Fed Day, Trading Adobe, Cut Kraft?: Market Recon

Snowflake's IPO, Fed Day, Trading Adobe, Cut Kraft?: Market Recon

The FOMC, and Powell himself, will have to address the central bank's plan to target average consumer level inflation over time.

Bargain Hunting, Especially During Bottoms, Can Pay Off

Bargain Hunting, Especially During Bottoms, Can Pay Off

Here's what we learned from the March's fall -- and how to use that lesson going forward.

You Still Can't Hold a Candle to Buffett

You Still Can't Hold a Candle to Buffett

But despite my great respect for the Oracle and BRK's strong chance of a come back from 2020's setbacks, I never owned Berkshire stock. Here's why.

Regarding Warren Buffett's Buys of Japanese Trading Houses

Several months ago I did a research project on several of the stocks that Berkshire recently announced it has accumulated over the last 12 months.  I then concluded, for a host of reasons, investing in Japan looks to be an unattractive area.  The st...

Trade of The Week - Short Apple ($128.35, post split)

* Shorting Apple (again) in pre-market  Despite the remarkable lack of success I have had shorting Apple over the last few years - I am, nonetheless, trying again this morning.  I have raised my AAPL short from tag ends to small in the pre-market ba...

Warren Buffett Places $6 Billion Bet on Japan

Warren Buffett Places $6 Billion Bet on Japan

You can't get more Japanese than soga shosha trading houses, which Berkshire Hathaway clearly considers cheap amid the industrial downturn.

I Don't Have Confidence in the Fed to Take the Actions Needed

I Don't Have Confidence in the Fed to Take the Actions Needed

When the banking system is not healthy at its core, neither is the stock market regardless of its current price level.

Berkshire Hathaway Makes Moves in Banks and Gold

* Buffett clearly remains cautious about the overall markets * Neither the purchase of a gold stock or some reductions in Berkshire's bank holdings seem meaningful * Here is why...  This weekend Berkshire Hathaway announced the changes in its portfo...

A Walk on the Wild Side, the Fed, Emerging Risk, Buffett's Gold: Market Recon

A Walk on the Wild Side, the Fed, Emerging Risk, Buffett's Gold: Market Recon

Markets are possibly fine until either growth or inflation force the Fed to change guidance on interest rates.

Riding the Sea of Liquidity

Even though the global economy is on fiscal and monetary life support and valuations, on many commonly used metrics, are at all-time highs -- Mr. Market is surfing a sea of liquidity. Remember back to relentless drop that led to the March 2020 botto...

Berkshire's Buffett Baffles With Bank Buy

Berkshire's Buffett Baffles With Bank Buy

Why would the Oracle of Omaha buy Bank of America at these prices?

The Reports of the Banking Industry's Death Are Greatly Exaggerated

* Between Monday and Wednesday Berkshire Hathaway lifted its Bank of America stake by 34 million shares (to 982 million shares) * BAC is my second favorite bank stock "The reports of my death are greatly exaggerated." - Mark Twain Following a rumor ...

Warren Buffett's Investing in Natural Gas: Here's How You Can Too

Warren Buffett's Investing in Natural Gas: Here's How You Can Too

The recent move by Berkshire Hathaway has brought renewed interest to the natural gas sector. Here are a variety of investment ideas in gas utilities, processing, storage and shipping.

The Bell Ringing From High Above

The Bell Ringing From High Above

Think they don't ring a bell at the top? Then I've got an old Cisco chart I'd like to show you....

What Would Warren Buffett Buy? Here Are 11 Ideas

What Would Warren Buffett Buy? Here Are 11 Ideas

In the search for high-quality dividend stocks, investors might take their cues from legendary value investor Warren Buffett.

Show Off Your Investing Acuity with AYI

Show Off Your Investing Acuity with AYI

This stock is an example of one that is wildly mispriced right now.

Is This High-Yield Dividend Stock Finally Out of the Woods?

Is This High-Yield Dividend Stock Finally Out of the Woods?

For investors willing to take a higher level of relative risk, the potential rewards could be significant here.

Invest Like Wayne Gretzky Played Hockey: Stay One Step Ahead

Invest Like Wayne Gretzky Played Hockey: Stay One Step Ahead

Profit from 'the changing of the guard' by seeing where things are going, not where they are right now.

Jim Cramer: It's Still Better to Be Safe Than Sorry

Jim Cramer: It's Still Better to Be Safe Than Sorry

Let's step back and look at this market that has abandoned all sorts of safety and went all in on the stocks of companies based on the Fed's words and a promising Moderna study.

Goldman Sachs Now

Speaking of narratives... the day started with the view that Berkshire's sale of Goldman Sachs was a negative for the shares (something that I tried to refute in my first post of the morning at 7:45 am).  GS is trading +$10/share today!

Berkshire and Goldman Interpreted

The not unexpected Berkshire - Goldman Sachs news occurred Friday nite so I will reposte my interpretation of Warren's move: May 15, 2020 ' 06:20 PM EDT DOUG KASS Buffett and Bank Stocks Wells Fargo (WFC) investors will likely be relieved (on Monday...

Buffett and Bank Stocks

Wells Fargo investors will likely be relieved (on Monday) that Berkshire Hathaway sold none of its shares according to its just reported 13-F. (There were vague rumors that Buffett was selling). Berkshire liquidated most of its Goldman Sachs positio...

I Hope You Were Smarter Than Warren Buffett

I Hope You Were Smarter Than Warren Buffett

Buffett and many other people missed getting in when things were at panic-selling levels, but that doesn't mean there are no bargains left.