What's the Difference Between Berkshire Hathaway Class A and B Shares?

Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE: BRK-A  ) (NYSE: BRK-B  ) is known for a lot of things. Its Chairman and CEO, Warren Buffett, its successful track record, and of course, its expensive Class A share price.

In this segment of The Motley Fool's financials-focused show, Where the Money Is , banking analysts Matt Koppenheffer and David Hanson take a question from their mailbag regarding the the Class A and Class B shares for Berkshire Hathaway.

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