Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Class B (BRK.B)

211.95
1.38 0.66
NYSE
Prev Close 210.57
Open 209.62
Day Low/High 209.34 / 212.67
52 Wk Low/High 184.75 / 224.07
Volume 3.04M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 1372.42B
Market Cap 290.42B
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)
The Easy Way to Play Berkshire Hathaway

The Easy Way to Play Berkshire Hathaway

A retracement to $160 to $165 might be a reasonable goal for reestablishing BRK.B positions.

My Gnome

Berkshire Hathaway is bursting at the seams with a record cash horde. Although I don't know this to be true, high above the Alps my Gnome is hearing that the holding company is looking at several large acquisitions - one such deal, he hears, may be ...

KHC May Be Interested In CPB

In happier news, the New York Post reported over the weekend that Kraft Heinz is interested in acquiring Campbell Soup ! Here is what I wrote last week on the subject of consumer packaged goods mergers: A Pinnacle-Conagra Merger May Mark the Beginni...

More Signposts of Late 1999

"So, maybe investors should emulate Peyton Manning and call an audible on investing like the Oracle. Apple has been a great performer, and I see no reason that would change, but the rest of Berkshire's holdings have been mediocre or worse. I think w...

A Pinnacle-Conagra Merger May Mark the Beginning of Food Industry Consolidation

* The rationale for more mergers and restructurings grow more compelling "A steady stream of disappointing earnings releases has recently underscored my initial negative thesis. The share prices of consumer packaged goods companies have regularly hi...

Why Warren Buffett's Investment Style Is Fumbling the Ball

Why Warren Buffett's Investment Style Is Fumbling the Ball

Maybe you should not emulate the Oracle after all.

Tesla, Boeing and Merck Among Companies Hurt by Latest Tariffs

Tesla, Boeing and Merck Among Companies Hurt by Latest Tariffs

The latest announcement from the U.S. Trade Representative's office is chilling reading for free trade supporters.

Don't Be Scared to Buy Low

Don't Be Scared to Buy Low

Kraft Heinz shares have lost their Buffett halo and are now looking affordable.

Closing Bell: LIVE MARKETS BLOG

Closing Bell: LIVE MARKETS BLOG

The major U.S. averages closed the day in the green Monday.

Whitney Tilson: Warren Buffett Is Here to Stay

Whitney Tilson: Warren Buffett Is Here to Stay

Former hedge fund manager Whitney Tilson says legendary investor Warren Buffett won't be retiring for at least five more years.

The Market Without Sector Memory From Day to Day

  *Staying medium sized long but raising my trailing short stop The big take from yesterday was the continuation of a violent rotation between groups - in the market without sector memory from day to day. This is an example of the new regime of vola...

Why Warren Buffett Owns a Ton of Apple Stock

Why Warren Buffett Owns a Ton of Apple Stock

Warren Buffett continues to be very bullish on Apple's stock. Former hedge fund manager and Berkshire Hathaway shareholder Whitney Tilson says Buffett's Apple bet is wise.

Whitney Tilson Is Still Bullish on Legendary Investor Warren Buffett

Whitney Tilson Is Still Bullish on Legendary Investor Warren Buffett

Many on Wall Street think Berkshire Hathaway's legendary leader Warren Buffett is nearing retirement. Not so fast says long-time Buffett expert Whitney Tilson.

Cramer: Stock Market's Perfect Economy? Fabulous Job Growth, Little Inflation

Cramer: Stock Market's Perfect Economy? Fabulous Job Growth, Little Inflation

A boom is a boom is a boom and good news is, alas, good news for all to see.

The Case for Large Consumer Packaged Goods Mergers, Consolidation Grows More Compelling

* Large mergers may be the solution to the price/cost squeeze facing the consumer packaged goods space * An industry consolidation would serve to create important economies of scale, sizeable cost saves and needle-moving synergies Back in September,...

Did Warren Buffett Make a Bad Mistake by Not Buying General Electric?

Did Warren Buffett Make a Bad Mistake by Not Buying General Electric?

General Electric's new $11.1 billion deal with Wabtec should leave Warren Buffett shaking his head.

The News for Campbell Soup Isn't M'm M'm Good

As you probably already know, Campbell Soup announced Friday that CEO Denise Morrison is abruptly retiring. I wrote recently in It Is Time for the Dorrance Family To Consider Selling Campbell Soup that it's time for the company to sell itself to War...

Disney Reports Tonight, Get Some: Market Recon

Disney Reports Tonight, Get Some: Market Recon

Nobody caters to both the couch potato as well as the pursuit of the experiential lifestyle better than Walt Disney.

Here's the Most Important Thing Learned from Warren Buffett's Annual Meeting

Here's the Most Important Thing Learned from Warren Buffett's Annual Meeting

Berkshire Hathaway's annual meeting is over. Here is one thing we found interesting.

What Warren Buffett's Apple Purchase Means for Berkshire Hathaway and What It Means for Apple

* Berkshire is outgrowing its ability to find attractive and profitable acquisitions and investments. * Berkshire might have had little alternative but to buy Apple * Apple is a winner from the Berkshire purchases last quarter * But the Apple buy is...

Warren Buffett Puts His Investment Imprimatur on Wells Fargo

* Look for a Buffett Bounce in the shares of WFC "I see no reason to think that Wells Fargo going forward is other than a very, very large, well run bank that had an episode in its history which it wished it didn't have." - Warren Buffett "Harvey We...

Why I Might Actually Buy Tesla Stock Here: Market Recon

Why I Might Actually Buy Tesla Stock Here: Market Recon

I don't care if Elon Musk challenges Warren Buffett on See's Candy, but I do care about a possible TSLA short squeeze.

Buffett Keeps Market Mood Positive, Odds of Another V-Shaped Bounce Low

Buffett Keeps Market Mood Positive, Odds of Another V-Shaped Bounce Low

There are some good stock picks to be had but a high level of caution is warranted.

Closing Bell: LIVE MARKETS BLOG

Closing Bell: LIVE MARKETS BLOG

Markets ended the week on a strong note across the board Friday.

Jim Cramer: Uncle Warren's Big Weekend

Jim Cramer: Uncle Warren's Big Weekend

Most important, for us, there will be talk of stocks galore, especially Buffett's portfolio.

Market Up Despite Jobs Number

The market is nicely up across the board, despite the monthly jobs report being slightly below expectations. The 10 Year Treasury yield is flat on the jobs results and remains slightly below the 3% level. Average hourly wages rose just 0.1% and the ...

Jim Cramer: Elon Musk's Best Conference Call, Ever

Jim Cramer: Elon Musk's Best Conference Call, Ever

I was so thrilled that Elon again broke through the truth barrier.

Warren Buffett Might Not Want to Look at Berkshire Hathaway's Stock Charts

Warren Buffett Might Not Want to Look at Berkshire Hathaway's Stock Charts

Checking out Berkshire's charts and indicators heading into this weekend's shareholder meeting.

Why Warren Buffett and GE Could Be a 'Perfect Match'

Why Warren Buffett and GE Could Be a 'Perfect Match'

Berkshire's cash hoard has grown to an astounding $116 billion.

Novice Trade: Financial Sector ETF

Novice Trade: Financial Sector ETF

The financial sector has a long history of doing better earnings-wise as interest rates rise.