Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Class B (BRK.B)

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Prev Close 266.01
Open 266.53
Day Low/High 266.53 / 268.34
52 Wk Low/High 159.50 / 236.24
Volume 4.29M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 1335.71B
Market Cap 351.97B
P/E Ratio 23.86
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)
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...

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...