Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.B)

205.29
NYSE : Finance
Prev Close 202.78
Day Low/High 204.07 / 205.79
52 Wk Low/High 184.75 / 224.07
Avg Volume 4.72M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 1.36B
Market Cap 499.10B
EPS 18.20
P/E Ratio 20.78
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

Latest News

Alphabet's Healthcare Initiative Squares Off With Amazon, Apple

Alphabet's Healthcare Initiative Squares Off With Amazon, Apple

Healthcare is attracting some very healthy competition among mega-cap names.

It's Time to Ketchup with Kraft Heinz

It's Time to Ketchup with Kraft Heinz

Reward appears to far outweigh risk from the $46 to $47 price point.

Not All Investment Views Are Created Equal

* All views are not equal * Nearly every investment view has a different level of conviction * Four principal factors have changed the predictability of investment outcomes * The only certainty is the lack of certainty "The best lack all conviction,...

Chart of the Day: Winners and Losers Amid Apple's Slide

Chart of the Day: Winners and Losers Amid Apple's Slide

Apple has fallen back to Earth in recent months and made an impact on a number of companies in doing so.

Kass: The End of Apple's 'Salad Days'

Kass: The End of Apple's 'Salad Days'

I see no reason to buy Apple and get in front of the share price decline unless a material new product offering is delivered.

The End of the Game For 'Larry Legend' - Apple's 'Salad Days' Are Behind It

* Apple's abrupt and sizable preannouncement heralds the end of the company's growth and best days * Apple pushed the envelope of demand elasticity * The miss is a sign that the dangerous path of China/U.S. trade negotiations may lead the U.S. into ...

More Lessons Learned

Here are some lessons/conclusions/concerns from Apple's lower guidance: * Be skeptical of company buybacks -- as I suggested in this afternoon's post. * Don't automatically follow the "whales," even Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway (Berkshire has...

Why Make Trillions When You Can Make Billions?

"Yeah, baby, yeah." - Austin Powers By my calculation, Berkshire Hathaway has lost over $19 billion (from the top) in their investment in Apple .

The Top 10 Possible Surprises That Could Deliver an Immediate +5% Move in the Market (In One Day)

"Look up and not down; look out and not in; look forward and not back, and lend a hand." - Edward Everett Hale Make no mistake about it, the stock market panic and Bear Market of November-December 2018 is serious and profoundly threatens the economi...

Top Electric Vehicle Plays to Rev Up Your Portfolio, Including One Buffett Likes

Top Electric Vehicle Plays to Rev Up Your Portfolio, Including One Buffett Likes

Experts suggest ways to put your portfolio into high gear with EV investments.

Buffett Buys Back Berkshire Shares

Buffett Buys Back Berkshire Shares

Many investors will be cheered by Buffett's decision as it indicates he thinks Berkshire Hathaway is undervalued.

Mmm Mmm Good

Three days ago I purchased and placed 3M on my Best Ideas List at $197.40. The shares are up nicely today at $206.25 and MMM is one of my favorite contrarian longs for 2019. My analysis will be up on the company within the next week. (Remember one o...

Apple Offers Attractive Entry Point Amid Fourth Quarter Fall

Apple Offers Attractive Entry Point Amid Fourth Quarter Fall

There may still be room for a bottom to form, but the long-term thesis is still strong.

Putting M-M-Money Into MMM

I made a small investment in 3M at $197.40 based on its precipitous price drop over the last few months and the value proposition apparent, now coupled with the optionality of one of my 2019 Surprises -- Berkshire Hathaway acquiring MMM. 

My 15 Surprises for 2019

White House Politics: (When asked what he wanted to give thanks for during a press gaggle Thanksgiving Thursday, Trump responded), "for having a great family and for having made a tremendous difference in this country. I've made a tremendous differe...

2 Beaten-Down Big-Caps for Value Shoppers

2 Beaten-Down Big-Caps for Value Shoppers

Kraft Heinz and DowDuPont spinoff Chemours offer attractive dividends and value potential.

Walmart Stock Slips as Market Anxiety Stymies Earnings Day Pop

Walmart Stock Slips as Market Anxiety Stymies Earnings Day Pop

Walmart can't climb despite an earnings beat on Thursday.

Buffett's Bets No Longer Include Walmart

Warren Buffett Gives Bank Stocks His Imprimatur

As mentioned on Wednesday, despite already sizable holdings, Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway purchased nearly $14 billion of financial services equities in the most recent quarter: * Bank of America (198 million shares, $5.7 billion) * JPMorgan ...

The Oracle of Omaha Buys JPMorgan

* And puts his imprimatur on the U.S. money center bank stocks "One last thing." -- Lt. Columbo After the close, Berkshire Hathaway announced a new investment position in JPMorgan Chase . Normally I would view this as a non-event but I see this as r...

Jim Cramer: Keep an Eye on the Insiders Who Are Buying

Jim Cramer: Keep an Eye on the Insiders Who Are Buying

Insiders buy for only one reason -- to make money.

Chart of the Day: Even Warren Buffett Can't Spice Up Kraft Heinz Shares

Chart of the Day: Even Warren Buffett Can't Spice Up Kraft Heinz Shares

Even Buffett can bet on a bad horse.

Don't Double-Dip on Kraft Heinz

Don't Double-Dip on Kraft Heinz

Avoid being tempted by the discount on Kraft Heinz shares.

Wall Street Divided on Kraft Heinz Turnaround Possibility

Wall Street Divided on Kraft Heinz Turnaround Possibility

Kraft Heinz is courting both skeptics and believers on Wall Street.

Buffett and Apple

Berkshire Hathaway/Buffett (252 million shares of ) had a mark to market loss of $3.9 billion in Apple shares in the after hours.

Margarita Time!

Today I covered a lot of ground in my Diary. I hope it was value added. I had several action recommendations including a new short recommendation (Square ) and a thought piece on banks (and why I plan to be a buyer on the lackluster quarterly report...

Invest With the Best: Buffett, Icahn, Ackman, Loeb & More

Invest With the Best: Buffett, Icahn, Ackman, Loeb & More

These 6 stocks provide access to some of the smartest fund managers around.

Jim Cramer Makes an Important Observation This Morning

"It's an insanely non-rigorous virtuous circle. You want to boil down the current investment thesis? It goes like this: I buy them because they go higher and they go higher because I buy them. Could there be a more stupid or a more profitable invest...