Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.A)

290,500.00
3,501.00 1.22
NYSE : Finance
Prev Close 286,999.00
Open 290,950.00
Day Low/High 287,220.00 / 295,764.67
52 Wk Low/High 239,440.00 / 347,400.00
Volume 562.00
Avg Volume 500.00
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 699.00K
Market Cap 449.49B
EPS 49,828.00
P/E Ratio 18.89
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)
Benjamin Moore CEO Says Business is Good, and Buffett is Inspirational

Benjamin Moore CEO Says Business is Good, and Buffett is Inspirational

Benjamin Moore's CEO is optimistic about the year and says consumers are spending on home improvement despite some concerns about the economy.

Investor Mario Gabelli Says Warren Buffett Should Buy AutoNation

Investor Mario Gabelli Says Warren Buffett Should Buy AutoNation

Value investor Mario Gabelli says Berkshire Hathaway's second-quarter results should be better than the first quarter.

Clayton Homes Exec Shares Thoughts on Warren Buffett and Acquisitions

Clayton Homes Exec Shares Thoughts on Warren Buffett and Acquisitions

Berkshire Hathaway's Clayton Homes unit is embarking on acquisitions as it seeks to grow and move into new markets.

Warren Buffett Walks the Convention Floor Before Annual Meeting

Warren Buffett Walks the Convention Floor Before Annual Meeting

Warren Buffett walked the convention floor before the start of the annual Berkshire Hathaway meeting.

Warren Buffett Fans Kick Off Annual Meeting With Diamonds and Drinks

Warren Buffett Fans Kick Off Annual Meeting With Diamonds and Drinks

The Berskhire Hathaway annual meeting is an opportunity for Warren Buffett fans to shop, sip cocktails, and celebrate the wealth created from their Berkshire holdings.

Tweets on the Street: Buffett-Palooza and Betting on the Environment

Tweets on the Street: Buffett-Palooza and Betting on the Environment

Wall Street Twitter traffic ran the gamut Friday from Berkshire's annual meeting to talk about global environmental investment.

Jim Cramer on How to Make a Quick Buck Off Warren Buffett's Berkshire Meeting

Jim Cramer on How to Make a Quick Buck Off Warren Buffett's Berkshire Meeting

Jim Cramer says there is a trade to be made ahead of the annual Berkshire Hathaway meeting but you have to buy today and sell Monday.

My 7 Burning Questions for Warren Buffett

My 7 Burning Questions for Warren Buffett

The Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting draws huge crowds these days.

How to Trade the S&P After the Warren Buffett Weekend

How to Trade the S&P After the Warren Buffett Weekend

A look at S&P performance over the last 10 years following Berkshire Hathaway's shareholders meeting.

Amazon Outperforms Best Expectations in Sizzling Quarter

Amazon Outperforms Best Expectations in Sizzling Quarter

Amazon (Amzn) outperformed even the wildest expectations, turning in its most profitable quarter ever.

The Bank-Stock Rally Is Probably Over

Bank stocks have been rallying recently, but I believe that a bevy of problems will likely weigh on the sector's profits and limit any further expansion in price-to-earnings ratios from here. Issues that I see for the balance of 2016 include: Contin...

Why the Management Team Should Be the First Thing You Look At

Why the Management Team Should Be the First Thing You Look At

The value that shareholders place on quality of management should rank above all else when analyzing a company.

You Can Find Cheap or You Can Find Safe, But It's Tough to Find Both

This isn't a good time to pile into value stocks.

Our Troubling Debt Story

"I fear that we'll soon see a repeat of the 2008-2009 financial crisis emerge in 2016-2018. That's because I see a desperation of policy that rivals that of The Great Recession nearly a decade ago." -- Doug's Daily Diary, A Second Financial Crisis L...

Berkshire's Value Reaches Beyond Buffett

Berkshire's Value Reaches Beyond Buffett

UBS analysts have finally figured out that the company's value is in its culture, not just its leader.

Here's Why Buffett's Stake in Wells Fargo Is Like Owning the Hope Diamond

Here's Why Buffett's Stake in Wells Fargo Is Like Owning the Hope Diamond

The Oracle of Omaha increases his stake in what he calls a "wonderful company."

You Probably Won't Make the 'Majors,' but You Can Still Post Big-League Returns

By thinking like an investor instead of a trader you can do as well as many of the pros.

U.S. Stocks Slip Ahead of Yellen Speech; Warren Buffett Ups Wells Fargo Stake

U.S. Stocks Slip Ahead of Yellen Speech; Warren Buffett Ups Wells Fargo Stake

U.S. stocks kicked off Tuesday's session slightly lower, as investors anxiously awaited a key speech from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen.

My Current 'Best Ideas' List

With the changes made over the last week or so, I'm now down to only five longs on my "Best Ideas" list vs. 21 at the peak. I'm also up to 21 shorts (a new peak). My current "Best Long Ideas": DuPont (DD), Hartford Financial (HIG), Macy's (M), Oaktr...

Today's Takeaways and Observations (Early Edition)

I started the day with a cautionary tale (click here and here), then made Apple (AAPL) my Short Trade of a Week. I also made a hard decision to take all nine banks off of my "Best Long Ideas" list and sell off some of my bank holdings. My takeaways ...

It's Getting Hot at Pico Holdings

It's Getting Hot at Pico Holdings

Activists are making waves at 'The Poor Man's Berkshire Hathaway.'

Berkshire Hathaway: Your One-Stock Portfolio for All Seasons

Berkshire Hathaway: Your One-Stock Portfolio for All Seasons

Just step back and look at what you get by owning shares of this one company.

Today's Trades

I've done of a lot of trading today. To recap, I've: Reduced my bank longs across the board. Sold off my biotech basket. Added small to my shorts of Amazon (AMZN) at $574, Apple (AAPL) at $100, "B" shares of Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A, BRK.B) at $136...

Was Buffett Wrong to Buy IBM?

Was Buffett Wrong to Buy IBM?

He may have been, but it would be a mistake to exit now.

My Long and Short Trades of the Week

Here are my Trades of the Week for this week: Long Trade of the Week. For the second week in a row, I'm going long on the ProShares UltraShort S&P 500 ETF (SDS) at $21.38. That's based on my view that the markets are overbought and vulnerable. Short...

Buffett's Letter Shows Berkshire Hathaway Faces Many Headwinds

Buffett's Letter Shows Berkshire Hathaway Faces Many Headwinds

The Oracle will always be a legend, but BRK's best days are past.

Berkshire's Many Headwinds

I've been looking this morning at Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A, BRK.B) and CEO's Warren Buffett's annual letter to shareholders, which came out over the weekend. I'm short on BRK.B, and this year's letter only reinforced the headwinds that I've previou...

Signs that Warren Buffett Will Exit Gracefully (and Quietly)

Warren Buffett's annual letter to shareholders of Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A, BRK.B) came out over the weekend, and let me start my analysis of it with my standard disclaimer that Buffett is the single greatest investor of all time. No one will likel...

U.S. Markets Set to Open Lower, China Cuts Reserve Requirement

U.S. Markets Set to Open Lower, China Cuts Reserve Requirement

China's central bank on Monday cut the reserve-ratio requirement for banks by 0.5 percentage points, according to media reports.

Three Takeaways from Warren Buffett's Annual Letter

Three Takeaways from Warren Buffett's Annual Letter

Warren Buffett's annual letter provided an inside look at the health of the businesses that comprise Berkshire Hathaway.