Berkshire Hathaway Inc BRK'A:NYSE

Last Price$311,960Cboe Closing Price as of 3:59PM ET 7/18/19
Cboe Real-Time Quotes
Today's Change+360.00(0.12%)
Bid (Size)$311,696 (2)
Ask (Size)$312,000 (3)
Day Low / High$311,090 - 313,595

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Sherwin-Williams To Be Replaced by Benjamin Moore As Primary Supplier for Ace Hardware
11:21PM ET 7/10/2019 MT Newswires

Sherwin-Williams (SHW) will be replaced in Ace Hardware stores by Berkshire Hathaway's (BRK.B, BRK.A) Benjamin Moore as its primary paint supplier....

Berkshire Hathaway's Buffett Converts $3.6 Bln in Shares to Donate to Five Foundations
8:25AM ET 7/01/2019 MT Newswires

Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A) said Monday that Chairman Warren Buffett will convert 11,250 of his class A shares into 16,875,000 class B shares. Of these...

Market Chatter: Berkshire Hathaway to Sell 81% Stake in Applied Underwriters for Undisclosed Sum
2:38PM ET 6/28/2019 MT Newswires

Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A) (BRK.B), the US conglomerate holding company of billionaire Warren Buffett, has agreed to sell its stake in Applied...

Market Chatter: Buffet Says 'No Problem' With Berkshire Hathaway Co-Investor in Kraft Heinz
3:37PM ET 6/25/2019 MT Newswires

Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A,BRK.B) was fractionally higher after board chairman Warren Buffet reportedly said he has no difficulties with 3G Capital, its...

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Company Profile

Business DescriptionBerkshire Hathaway, Inc. is engaged in the provision of property and casualty insurance and reinsurance, utilities and energy, freight rail transportation, finance, manufacturing, retailing, and services. It operates through following segments: GEICO, General Re, Berkshire Hathaway Reinsurance Group, Berkshire Hathaway Primary Group, Burlington Northern Santa Fe, LLC, Berkshire Hathaway Energy, McLane Company, Manufacturing, Service and Retailing, and Finance and Financial products. The GEICO segments involves in underwriting private passenger automobile insurance mainly by direct response methods. The General Re offers underwriting excess-of-loss, quota-share, and facultative reinsurance. The Berkshire Hathaway Reinsurance Group segment consists of underwriting excess-of-loss and quota-share reinsurance for insurers and reinsurers. The Berkshire Hathaway Primary Group segment comprises of underwriting multiple lines of property and casualty insurance policies. The BNSF segment operates railroad systems in North America. The Berkshire Hathaway Energy segments deals with regulated electric and gas utility, including power generation and distribution activities, and domestic real estate brokerage and brokerage franchisor. The McLane Company segment offers wholesale distribution of groceries and non-food items. The Manufacturing segment includes industrial and end-user products, building products, and apparel. The Service and Retailing segment involves providing fractional aircraft ownership programs, aviation pilot training, electronic components distribution, and retailing. The Finance and Financial Products segment includes manufactured housing and consumer financing; transportation equipment, manufacturing and leasing; and furniture leasing. The company was founded by Oliver Chace in 1839 and is headquartered in Omaha, NE. View company web site for more details
Address3555 Farnam Street
Omaha, Nebraska 68131
Number of Employees389,000
Recent SEC Filing07/17/2019CERT
Chairman & Chief Executive OfficerWarren Edward Buffett
Chief Financial Officer & Senior Vice PresidentMarc D. Hamburg
Executive Vice President & Head-Mortgage BankingHilary Provinse
Vice President & ControllerDaniel J. Jaksich

Company Highlights

Price Open$312,000.00
Previous Close$311,600.00
52 Week Range$279,410.00 - 335,900.00
Market Capitalization$225.5 B
Shares Outstanding723.0 K
IndustryMulti-Line Insurance
Next Earnings Announcement08/02/2019

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View all fundamentalsFundamentals

Price / Earnings28.6K
Earnings per Share$14,154.69
Beta vs. S&P 500N/A
Revenue$247.8 B
Net Profit Margin10.73%
Return on Equity7.39%

Analyst Ratings as of 07/05/2019

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