A holding company owning subsidiaries engaged in a number of diverse business activities, including property and casualty insurance and reinsurance, utilities and energy, finance, manufacturing, retailing and services.


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Key Data Points

Primary metrics and data points about Berkshire Hathaway (B shares).
Current Price: $173.02
Prev Close: $172.94
Open: $173.00
Bid: $172.81
Ask: $173.07
Day's Range: $172.50 - $173.79
52wk Range: $141.92 - $177.86
Volume: 2,848,352
Avg Vol 3,022,549
Market Cap: $427B
P/E (ttm): 17.72
EPS (ttm): $9.76
Div & Yield: $0.00 (0.0%)

Company Rating

What our community thinks about Berkshire Hathaway (B shares).
CAPS Rating 5 out of 5
 
7220 Outperform
145 Underperform
CAPS All Stars
 
1880 Outperform
19 Underperform

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You pick for Berkshire Hathaway (B shares) is winning

Score: +97.74
Call: Outperform
Time Frame: Five Plus Years
Start Price: $18.24
Start Date: 3/29/2007
Gain/Loss: +$152.4%
S&P Gain/Loss: +$54.7%

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Business Summary

Industry, sector and description for Berkshire Hathaway (B shares).

A holding company owning subsidiaries engaged in a number of diverse business activities, including property and casualty insurance and reinsurance, utilities and energy, finance, manufacturing, retailing and services.

  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Sector: Financials
  • Industry: Insurance