Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.B)

205.97
NYSE : Finance
Prev Close 207.98
Day Low/High 205.65 / 208.25
52 Wk Low/High 186.10 / 224.07
Avg Volume 3.48M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 1.37B
Market Cap 510.15B
EPS 1.60
P/E Ratio 21.31
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

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...

Buffett's Berkshire Turns Blue on Big Blue

Last night the greatest investor in history, Warren Buffett, disclosed that Berkshire Hathaway has disposed of about one-third of its IBM holdings. (Note: From time to time I have been short IBM, for fundamental reasons, in the recent past.)   Thoug...

Coca-Cola's Upside Is the Real Thing

Coca-Cola's Upside Is the Real Thing

Did Warren Buffett notice the large base pattern before he bought it?

Berkshire Hathaway Trims Its Stake in Wells Fargo

Berkshire Hathaway Trims Its Stake in Wells Fargo

Berkshire Hathaway trimmed its stake in Wells Fargo, according to regulatory documents filed on Wednesday.

Scenes I Would Like to See

With apologies to Mad Magazine, here are some scenes I would like to see: Zurich Insurance announces the takeover of Hartford Financial at $62.50. Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway acquires Campbell Soup at a price of $71.00 in a tax free exchange...

Like Buffett, Rail Investors Could Be on the Right Track

Like Buffett, Rail Investors Could Be on the Right Track

These railroad operators and suppliers match the investing philosophies of famous investors.

Sorry, Warren: Not Betting on Berkshire

Sorry, Warren: Not Betting on Berkshire

How can you tell if Berkshire is a buy, sell or hold? Become a history major.

Cramer: Buffett Offers a Wealth of Investing Lessons

Cramer: Buffett Offers a Wealth of Investing Lessons

Emphasis on 'wealth.'

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (Early Afternoon Edition)

"You see, in this world there's two kinds of people, my friend: Those with loaded guns and those who dig. You dig."  -- Blondie, "The Good, the Bad and the Ugly" At 2:30 p.m. (EST) stocks are at their highs - groundhog day. Could be the twelfth up d...

Buffett's Letter Is One of the Best in Years

"I would rather prep for a colonoscopy than issue Berkshire shares." --Warren Buffett  I felt Warren Buffett's letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders was among the most clear and straightforward, humorous (see quote above) and informative letters...

Quick Questions for The Oracle

I sent these questions for CNBC's Becky Quick to ask Berkshire Hathaway's Warren Buffett: Becky For Warren As seen in the following, your favorite market indicator (market value of equities/GDP) is a very elevated 123%. Why shouldn't investors be co...

Unilever Shareholders Should Get Out

Unilever Shareholders Should Get Out

Without the Kraft Heinz bid, this stock will continue to underperform.

Kraft Heinz Offer for Unilever Could Be Where the Party Ends

Kraft Heinz Offer for Unilever Could Be Where the Party Ends

A deal such as this could signal a market top.

Ever Think Billionaire Warren Buffett Sold Out of Walmart for a Real Reason?

Ever Think Billionaire Warren Buffett Sold Out of Walmart for a Real Reason?

There are a few concerns with the world's largest retailer.

When Does $5 Only Equal $2.40?

When Does $5 Only Equal $2.40?

Risk on options can be asymmetric, as these JetBlue trades demonstrate.

Cramer: Will These 6 Companies Profit Like It's 1999?

Cramer: Will These 6 Companies Profit Like It's 1999?

Circumstances are different, but let's look at valuations.

5 Stocks Hedge Funds Are Buying

5 Stocks Hedge Funds Are Buying

Here's why fund managers have been betting on these blue-chip stocks in a big way during the most recent quarter.

Buffett and Berkshire Go on Equity Buying Binge

Berkshire Hathaway's Warren Buffett has added $12 billion in equities from the election to Friday, according to Bloomberg.  

What Warrants Buffett's Loyalty to Banks?

What Warrants Buffett's Loyalty to Banks?

They hew to one of his long-term investment principles.

Could Anheuser-Busch Be About to Make Blockbuster Deal to Buy Coca-Cola?

Could Anheuser-Busch Be About to Make Blockbuster Deal to Buy Coca-Cola?

This deal would be stunning.

The Final Fine-Tuned Gad Value Investment Portfolio for 2017

The Final Fine-Tuned Gad Value Investment Portfolio for 2017

We've made a few tweaks due to price changes, while others were based on a last-minute assessment of better value.

Stow These 3 Airline Stocks in Your Overhead Bin

Stow These 3 Airline Stocks in Your Overhead Bin

Warren Buffett has issued a sector boarding pass.

The 2017 Gad Value Investment Fund, Part 2

The 2017 Gad Value Investment Fund, Part 2

The second half of our value-stocks portfolio for the New Year.

The 2017 Gad Value Investment Fund, Part 1

The 2017 Gad Value Investment Fund, Part 1

Apple and Southwest Airlines are among the first five stocks that we reveal will be part of my 10-stock portfolio for next year.

Here's a Look at 5 Stocks That Are Prime Candidates for Splits

Here's a Look at 5 Stocks That Are Prime Candidates for Splits

Warren Buffett may consider it a waste of time but these companies are primed to split their stocks.

Report Says Kraft-Heinz is Planning to Acquire Mondelez

Report Says Kraft-Heinz is Planning to Acquire Mondelez

Kraft-Heinz is interested in buying competitor Mondelez, according to a report.

Intermediate Trade: Coca-Cola

Intermediate Trade: Coca-Cola

Try this bearish vertical put spread on KO.

Housekeeping Item

I have covered my tag end short in Berkshire Hathaway and have taken the stock off of my Best Ideas List.