Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.B)

206.85
0.64 0.31
NYSE : Finance
Prev Close 206.21
Open 206.39
Day Low/High 205.96 / 207.59
52 Wk Low/High 184.75 / 224.07
Volume 3.01M
Avg Volume 3.48M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 1.37B
Market Cap 510.88B
EPS 1.60
P/E Ratio 21.32
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)
Why Doesn't Berkshire Just Buy More Apple?

Why Doesn't Berkshire Just Buy More Apple?

Owning more of a great stock would be the best way for Buffett to spend his money.

Buffett-Style Bargain on Kraft Heinz?

Buffett-Style Bargain on Kraft Heinz?

In its current decline, KHC isn't far from the cost basis of major stakeholder Berkshire Hathaway.

TravelCenters of America Gives Me Reasons Not to Give Up on Its Shares

TravelCenters of America Gives Me Reasons Not to Give Up on Its Shares

The favorable resolution of litigation and Warren Buffett's interest in a competitor help boost a stock that has been languishing.

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Will Not Buy Bankrupt Oncor

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Will Not Buy Bankrupt Oncor

The San Diego energy services group outbids Berkshire Hathaway with $18.8 billion offer for the Texas power network

A Bit of Rating Action

JPMorgan downgrades Opko Health to neutral and initiates Berkshire Hathaway with a buy.

This Way or That Way on Berkshire Hathaway?

This Way or That Way on Berkshire Hathaway?

Let's take a closer look at Warren Buffett's company to determine if it's a buy, sell or hold.

Warren Buffett Evolves as 'Ketchup Stand' Loses Value in Epic Retail Struggle

Warren Buffett Evolves as 'Ketchup Stand' Loses Value in Epic Retail Struggle

The Oracle realizes packaged-goods moats have been permanently damaged.

'The Ketchup Stand' Loses Value in Epic Retail Struggle

"In business, I look for economic castles protected by unbreachable 'moats'." -- Warren Buffett According to Warren Buffett, the wider a business' moat, the more likely it is to stand the test of time. In days of old, a castle was protected by a moa...

Berkshire Hathaway: How Buffett Made His Billions

Berkshire Hathaway: How Buffett Made His Billions

Watch a Visual History of Berkshire Hathaway

Warm Birthday Wishes to Warren Buffett

"The stock market is like sex. It feels the best right before it ends." -- Warren Buffett (my favorite of his many quotes!) Happy Birthday, Warren! Warren Buffett, the "Oracle of Omaha," was born 87 years ago today -- and from my perch, the chairman...

Cramer: Let's Handicap Hurricane Harvey's Best Stock Bets

Cramer: Let's Handicap Hurricane Harvey's Best Stock Bets

On the long side, it would be national refiners, with Valero Energy at the top of the list; on the short side, it's the bedraggled oil producers.

Saddle Up: I'm Going Long in Wells Fargo

This morning I purchased a medium-size long holding of Wells Fargo .   I am placing the shares on my Best Ideas List as a long at $52.15.   I will have more on this investment over the next few days, but to summarize:   * Though Wells management scr...

Buy It Like Buffett -- or Better

Buy It Like Buffett -- or Better

Fundamentals suggest DaVita Healthcare -- a Berkshire holding -- is cheap enough to be near a bottom.

Buy It Like Buffett -- or Better

Buy It Like Buffett -- or Better

Fundamentals suggest DaVita Healthcare -- a Berkshire holding -- is cheap enough to be near a bottom.

4 Stocks Warren Buffett Would Love

4 Stocks Warren Buffett Would Love

These disparate names seem to fit quite well with the investment approach of the Oracle of Omaha.

Trade of the Week: Long Campbell Soup

Ahead of today's Analyst Day, Campbell Soup has reaffirmed its 2017 guidance, meeting its cost-saving, comp-sales growth and revenue/profit goals.  CPB and its majority shareholder, the Dorrance family, now face an important juncture in deciding on ...

Here's How Amazon Just Royally Shafted Apple

Here's How Amazon Just Royally Shafted Apple

Sorry Tim Cook, but it's true.

Why Did Warren Buffet Just Buy a Bankrupt Electric Company?

Why Did Warren Buffet Just Buy a Bankrupt Electric Company?

Berkshire Hathaway Energy confirmed Friday that it will purchase Oncor Electric Delivery Co. LLC in a deal that values the bankrupt unit's equity at $11.25 billion.

Financial News Round-Up

Financial News Round-Up

Round-Up of Financial News

Bank of America's Chart Is Not Totally Aligned With Buffett's Bullish Call

Bank of America's Chart Is Not Totally Aligned With Buffett's Bullish Call

Despite the latest news the charts and indicators on Bank of America are mixed.

Removing Campbell Soup as a 'Best Idea' Long

This weekend I pondered what to do with my large Campbell Soup holdings.   Reluctantly, I am removing CPB from my Best Ideas List and I have reduced the position from large to medium in size for a loss.  Instantly on Friday, Campbell Soup and other ...

The Tech Stock That Warren Buffett Has Failed to Capitalize On

The Tech Stock That Warren Buffett Has Failed to Capitalize On

Warren Buffett is famous for being wary of investing in tech stocks.

Bet With Buffett on DaVita

Bet With Buffett on DaVita

Using a "buy-write combination" could pay off for this slow performing stock.

Takeaways and Observations

"Success breeds complacency. Complacency breeds failure. Only the paranoid survive." - Andy Grove   Perhaps this qualifies as a potential warning from "Uncle" Bob Farrell's ten lessons of investing.   Frankly, I thought dumping Ford's Fields was idi...

The Point of 'Maximum Pessimism'

The Point of 'Maximum Pessimism'

Those who buy when others throw in the towel can profit by being early and patient.

Scenes I Would Like to See

With apologies to Mad Magazine, here are some scenes I would like to see over the next few months:  Pfizer acquires Allergan . Zurich Insurance announces the takeover of Hartford Financial . Berkshire Hathaway acquires Campbell Soup . MGIC and Radia...

Charlie Munger Steals the Show

"You can tell us apart, because he can hear and I can see."   --Warren Buffett on he and Charlie Munger (Berkshire annual meeting, 2017)   The Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting has come and gone.   As it has for decades, this annual pilgrimmage to O...

Warren Buffett Sells About a Third of His Shares in IBM

Warren Buffett Sells About a Third of His Shares in IBM

Buffett owned about 81 million shares of IBM at the end of 2016.

A Trip Back to the Buffett Table

I questioned Warren Buffett's investment in Coca-Cola and IBM back in early 2014. In light of today's disclosure that Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway  , sold a large chunk of its IBM position, I thought it of value to reprint my analysis of three years...