Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.B)

199.72
NYSE : Finance
Prev Close 198.31
Day Low/High 198.55 / 200.88
52 Wk Low/High 186.10 / 224.07
Avg Volume 3.63M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 1.39B
Market Cap 486.55B
EPS 1.60
P/E Ratio 20.32
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

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Despite Some Past Bumps, This Wagon Offers a Pretty Good Ride

Despite Some Past Bumps, This Wagon Offers a Pretty Good Ride

With its tarnished reputation and general market malaise, Wells Fargo offers a low-risk entry price.

There's a Lot to Love at Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway

There's a Lot to Love at Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway

Berkshire is so large and diversified that its prospects are tied to the economy as a whole, with the added benefit of being a defensive play in case of a market downturn.

Sorry Warren, Berkshire Hathaway Still Looks Bearish

Sorry Warren, Berkshire Hathaway Still Looks Bearish

Let's check the charts and indicators because I am pretty sure Warren Buffett is not a chart reader.

These Rail Cos. Are on Track for Precision Systems

These Rail Cos. Are on Track for Precision Systems

We examine how well each major player is trimming fat and improving efficiency on its business amid a potential slowdown.

CSX Derailed By Rare Earnings Miss, Lowered Guidance

CSX Derailed By Rare Earnings Miss, Lowered Guidance

The railroad has run into a snag amid what its CEO termed "the most puzzling" economic backdrop he has seen in his career.

Buffett Should Look at Kraft Heinz's Charts, Too, When Pondering His Investment

Buffett Should Look at Kraft Heinz's Charts, Too, When Pondering His Investment

Shares of the food giant may not have made a bottom, but it will be interesting to see how the stock behaves from here.

Berkshire Hathaway Looks Bearish Despite Buffett's Long-Term Track Record

Berkshire Hathaway Looks Bearish Despite Buffett's Long-Term Track Record

Let's check the charts and indicators of BRK.B because I cannot imagine Warren Buffett looking at the charts.

Sweets and Eats: 5 Top Food Stocks for Your Portfolio

Sweets and Eats: 5 Top Food Stocks for Your Portfolio

These leading consumer brands deserve a place in both your pantry and your portfolio.

You Too Can Beat Those Ivy League Fund Managers

You Too Can Beat Those Ivy League Fund Managers

You don't need complexity to make good returns. You do need the ability to suffer through volatile times without panicking out of stocks.

Buy Stocks at a Big Discount With These 7 Closed-End Funds

Buy Stocks at a Big Discount With These 7 Closed-End Funds

Closed-end funds provide several benefits to investors over mutual funds.

The Oracle of Omaha Is Off His Game

The Oracle of Omaha Is Off His Game

Be careful backing Buffett right now, his biggest holdings show increasing profit pressure.

Are You an Investor or a Gamer?

Are You an Investor or a Gamer?

The best way to navigate the market in the shorter term is to treat it like a glorified game.

Berkshire/Amazon

"You do not want to give Jeff Bezos a seven-year head start." - Warren Buffett. Berkshire Hathaway (May, 2017) Yesterday Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway revealed a near $1 billion position in Amazon . The size of the investment is a follow-up to...

You Need to Follow Bond Markets to Understand Stock Markets

You Need to Follow Bond Markets to Understand Stock Markets

It's the movement along the curve and the shifting of the curve that is most important when evaluating bonds.

Don't Be Blinded by Reputations, Buffett's Included

Don't Be Blinded by Reputations, Buffett's Included

Reputations must be earned initially, but they often persist well beyond their 'sell by' dates.

Jim Cramer: Days Like Today Are When You Break Out Your List and Buy Domestic

Jim Cramer: Days Like Today Are When You Break Out Your List and Buy Domestic

These are the days when if you're brave you get a good price and begin the ride to greater riches.

Apple Group Stink (Part Deux)

* I have an outlier and negative view of Apple At the Robin Hood Conference in 2014, I vividly remember the second greatest investor in our generation, Stan Druckenmiller, recommending going long Amazon at $330/share and short IBM at $184/share. Aft...

The Woodstock for Capitalists

* For the first time Berkshire has recently released some of its archived Annual Meeting tapes * My 2013 participation as the "credentialed bear" is included and has been disclosed for the first time! * That weekend experience was the best (and most...

Warren Buffett Could Take Cues From Hunter Harrison For Railroading Business

Warren Buffett Could Take Cues From Hunter Harrison For Railroading Business

Warren Buffett believes precision railroading is proving profitable. Is BNSF a new test case?

Kraft Heinz Credit Outlook in Question as Buffett Signals Issue With 10-K

Kraft Heinz Credit Outlook in Question as Buffett Signals Issue With 10-K

It's been no secret that Kraft Heinz is in credit trouble, but why don't we know the extent?

Why You Shouldn't Chase Buffett's New Stock Picks

Why You Shouldn't Chase Buffett's New Stock Picks

Warren Buffett is rightly regarded as a genius investor, but traders shouldn't try to time his picks.

Berkshire's Amazon Investment

For those that are keeping count, Amazon's shares traded between $1500-$1780 during the first quarter of 2019. Berkshire's 13F filing will reflect the purchases in that period as the company did not own stock in Amazon at year end 2018.

Jim Cramer: Occidental, Tesla and the Science of Borrowing Money

Jim Cramer: Occidental, Tesla and the Science of Borrowing Money

I salute Elon Musk for what he did. But Vicki Hollub? I am calling it ill-advised.

There Are 2 Reasons Why I'd Buy Berkshire Hathaway Stock

There Are 2 Reasons Why I'd Buy Berkshire Hathaway Stock

Buffett and Munger have some questions to answer, some situations to ponder, and probably a more concerned public than in the past to deal with.

What to Expect From Warren Buffett at Berkshire's Big Meeting This Weekend

What to Expect From Warren Buffett at Berkshire's Big Meeting This Weekend

From lollipops to locomotives, Warren Buffett's has a full buffet of topics to address Saturday.

Berkshire and Amazon

The fact that Amazon is +$60/share today on a purchase by Berkshire Hathaway of at least five weeks ago (it probably was put on 2-3 months ago) is testimony to an increasingly speculative and complacent market. I could call it something else (silly ...

Amazon Stock Pops as Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Buys In

Amazon Stock Pops as Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Buys In

Amazon is hurtling toward a $1 trillion valuation after getting a big endorsement from the Oracle of Omaha.

Watching Jobs Report, Buffett's Amazon Play and Planet Fitness: Market Recon

Watching Jobs Report, Buffett's Amazon Play and Planet Fitness: Market Recon

Putting the BLS nonfarm payrolls into perspective, and how I am thinking about Planet Fitness after earnings.