Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Class A (BRK.A)

319,379.99
NYSE
Prev Close 318,830.00
Day Low/High 318,500.01 / 323,499.96
52 Wk Low/High 239,440.00 / 347,400.00
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 1391.40B
Market Cap 443620.06B
P/E Ratio 21.77
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

Riding the Sea of Liquidity

Even though the global economy is on fiscal and monetary life support and valuations, on many commonly used metrics, are at all-time highs -- Mr. Market is surfing a sea of liquidity. Remember back to relentless drop that led to the March 2020 botto...

Berkshire's Buffett Baffles With Bank Buy

Berkshire's Buffett Baffles With Bank Buy

Why would the Oracle of Omaha buy Bank of America at these prices?

The Reports of the Banking Industry's Death Are Greatly Exaggerated

* Between Monday and Wednesday Berkshire Hathaway lifted its Bank of America stake by 34 million shares (to 982 million shares) * BAC is my second favorite bank stock "The reports of my death are greatly exaggerated." - Mark Twain Following a rumor ...

Warren Buffett's Investing in Natural Gas: Here's How You Can Too

Warren Buffett's Investing in Natural Gas: Here's How You Can Too

The recent move by Berkshire Hathaway has brought renewed interest to the natural gas sector. Here are a variety of investment ideas in gas utilities, processing, storage and shipping.

The Bell Ringing From High Above

The Bell Ringing From High Above

Think they don't ring a bell at the top? Then I've got an old Cisco chart I'd like to show you....

What Would Warren Buffett Buy? Here Are 11 Ideas

What Would Warren Buffett Buy? Here Are 11 Ideas

In the search for high-quality dividend stocks, investors might take their cues from legendary value investor Warren Buffett.

Show Off Your Investing Acuity with AYI

Show Off Your Investing Acuity with AYI

This stock is an example of one that is wildly mispriced right now.

Is This High-Yield Dividend Stock Finally Out of the Woods?

Is This High-Yield Dividend Stock Finally Out of the Woods?

For investors willing to take a higher level of relative risk, the potential rewards could be significant here.

Invest Like Wayne Gretzky Played Hockey: Stay One Step Ahead

Invest Like Wayne Gretzky Played Hockey: Stay One Step Ahead

Profit from 'the changing of the guard' by seeing where things are going, not where they are right now.

Jim Cramer: It's Still Better to Be Safe Than Sorry

Jim Cramer: It's Still Better to Be Safe Than Sorry

Let's step back and look at this market that has abandoned all sorts of safety and went all in on the stocks of companies based on the Fed's words and a promising Moderna study.

Goldman Sachs Now

Speaking of narratives... the day started with the view that Berkshire's sale of Goldman Sachs was a negative for the shares (something that I tried to refute in my first post of the morning at 7:45 am).  GS is trading +$10/share today!

Berkshire and Goldman Interpreted

The not unexpected Berkshire - Goldman Sachs news occurred Friday nite so I will reposte my interpretation of Warren's move: May 15, 2020 ' 06:20 PM EDT DOUG KASS Buffett and Bank Stocks Wells Fargo (WFC) investors will likely be relieved (on Monday...

Buffett and Bank Stocks

Wells Fargo investors will likely be relieved (on Monday) that Berkshire Hathaway sold none of its shares according to its just reported 13-F. (There were vague rumors that Buffett was selling). Berkshire liquidated most of its Goldman Sachs positio...

I Hope You Were Smarter Than Warren Buffett

I Hope You Were Smarter Than Warren Buffett

Buffett and many other people missed getting in when things were at panic-selling levels, but that doesn't mean there are no bargains left.

Pounding the Table for Buffett and Beaten-Down Berkshire

Pounding the Table for Buffett and Beaten-Down Berkshire

I want to stress how much I like this trade idea.

Berkshire Hathaway's Charts Show That Further Downside Risk Is Possible

Berkshire Hathaway's Charts Show That Further Downside Risk Is Possible

Maybe what Warren Buffett has not said is more important than what he has said.

Buffett's Great Airline Escape, Tech Leadership, ECB Wiggle Room

Buffett's Great Airline Escape, Tech Leadership, ECB Wiggle Room

Don't just follow the herd, time your exits and entrances well -- even if it is a big player like Warren Buffett that is leading the charge.

Overall Market Conditions Look Poor But There Are Hot Pockets of Trading Action

Overall Market Conditions Look Poor But There Are Hot Pockets of Trading Action

Stocks are not moving in highly correlated action, which favors stock-pickers and technical buyers.

Skating on Thin Ice, Apple and Amazon Earnings, the Price of Uncertainty

Skating on Thin Ice, Apple and Amazon Earnings, the Price of Uncertainty

This contraction has been dramatic and unpredictable -- and best outcomes cannot be driven solely through economic creativity.

The Market Refuses to Embrace Negatives as Major Earnings Reports Roll In

The Market Refuses to Embrace Negatives as Major Earnings Reports Roll In

So far, earnings season has not been the obstacle that many have feared.

What's Down the Aisle for Kroger?

What's Down the Aisle for Kroger?

Kroger could produce strong earnings as it stands by its guidance, but uncertainty lingers, so here's how I'd play the name.

Early Rebound

Markets look like they will see a substantial rebound today, at least in the early going. S&P 500 futures are up some 5% just before the market opens. Gilead Sciences  just reported encouraging results around its experimental antiviral Remdesivir in...

Some Things Can't Be Rushed - You Can't Produce a Baby in One Month by Getting Nine Women Pregnant

* From my perch, this is both a good time to build longer term positions and to trade * A market roller coaster and widespread fear is your friend if you are a longer term investor because it serves up bargain purchases - it also provides some oppor...

Jim Cramer: Once Again, Oil Stocks Time Has Come and Gone

Jim Cramer: Once Again, Oil Stocks Time Has Come and Gone

So what do you do if you own these stocks?

Sick Bond Market, What's Really Bad, Airlines in a Tailspin, Trading Thoughts

Sick Bond Market, What's Really Bad, Airlines in a Tailspin, Trading Thoughts

Would love to know if Warren Buffett is adding here, or keeping his powder dry. Would simply love to know.

Could Buffett Buy Bloomberg LP?

I am adding another surprise to my 15 Surprises for 2020: * Surprise #16: As Mike Bloomberg has declared that he may sell Bloomberg LP if he becomes president, my new Surprise is that Warren Buffett (a supporter of many Democrats) initiates discussi...

Trade of The Week - Short Apple ($322.65)

With the market extended, Apple (short) is my 'Trade of the Week'. Here is some of my rationale for possible short term weakness: * Apple's appreciation over the last year has been primarily a valuation reset as operating profits have made little pr...

Kass: Apple Is the Most Consequential Investment That Warren Buffett Ever Made

Kass: Apple Is the Most Consequential Investment That Warren Buffett Ever Made

Consider that The Oracle is currently 89 years old - and that he made his single best portfolio investment in over a half century at 87 years old!

Berkshire Hathaway's Purchase of Apple Shares May Be Viewed as the Most Consequential Investment That Buffett Has Ever Made...

* It is also probably the greatest investment ever made of a publicly-listed company in history - in either profits in absolute dollar terms or whether based on a time-weighted percentage return * Berkshire Hathaway has made about $43 billion on its...

My 15 Surprises for 2020 (Part Two)

* In 2019 equities rose far faster and interest rates fell sharper than the consensus expected * 2020 could be a year of out-of-the-VIX thinking and mean reversion in valuations/stock prices as profits, politics, geopolitical events and other uncert...