Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Class B (BRK.B)

201.27
0.57 0.28
NYSE
Prev Close 200.70
Open 200.03
Day Low/High 197.81 / 202.96
52 Wk Low/High 159.50 / 231.61
Volume 3.73M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 1402.01B
Market Cap 290.05B
P/E Ratio 21.20
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

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Betting on a Bump in Buffett's Berkshire

Betting on a Bump in Buffett's Berkshire

With the S&P 500 moving, this is a name I think has potential to run hot next week.

9 Ways to Invest in Precious Metals

9 Ways to Invest in Precious Metals

There is a long and fast-growing list of many of the world's wealthiest investors who are eagerly buying gold and gold stocks right now.

Has Berkshire Hathaway Nearly Completed its Sale of Wells Fargo?

Watching the poor price action and volume in Wells Fargo trading over the last week - I suspect that Berkshire Hathaway is down to "tag ends".

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.

Coffee Talk

Questions to discuss in the Comments Section: Apple (short) was my Trade of the Week.  Berkshire Hathaway is sitting on a more than a $70 billion unrealized gain in Apple. While Warren hates to pay taxes, suppose Berkshire announces that it is parin...

Biglari Holdings Still Has a Lot to Prove

Biglari Holdings Still Has a Lot to Prove

Still, shares have had a nice run since bottoming in March.

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 ...

Chevron Shows It's Pretty Slick With Noble Energy Deal

Chevron Shows It's Pretty Slick With Noble Energy Deal

Just like Berkshire Hathaway, this energy giant proves how cash-rich companies will make mincemeat of the little guys in an economic downturn.

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.

Buffett Fleeced Dominion

Buffett Fleeced Dominion

Who is Dominion Energy CEO Tom Farrell trying to kid?

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.

Intermediate Trade: Apple

Intermediate Trade: Apple

This one feels almost too easy in terms of short-term trades.

Why I've Never Owned Berkshire Hathaway Stock

Why I've Never Owned Berkshire Hathaway Stock

The key to portfolio management is reallocating assets and instead of doing that Berkshire seems to have done nothing.

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.

Play the Recovery With Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway

Play the Recovery With Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway

Soon we will hear about the Oracle making some sort of trade and markets are going to jump all over it.