Berkshire Hathaway Inc BRK'B:NYSE

Last Price$210.45NYSE Previous Close - Last Trade as of 7:00PM ET 9/25/20

Today's Change+1.73(0.83%)
Bid (Size)$210.01 (5)
Ask (Size)$210.45 (8)
Day Low / High$206.82 - 211.11
Volume3.6 M

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8:27AM ET 9/24/2020 MT Newswires

Television broadcaster EW Scripps (SSP) said pre-market Thursday it will buy ION Media, a national broadcast network, for $2.65 billion. Scripps said ION...

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7:02AM ET 9/22/2020 MT Newswires

Berkshire Hathaway's (BRK.A, BRK.B) building products business Johns Manville said Tuesday it broke ground this month on a new polyiso manufacturing plant...

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Company Profile

Business DescriptionBerkshire Hathaway, Inc. provides property and casualty insurance and reinsurance, utilities and energy, freight rail transportation, finance, manufacturing, retailing, and services. It operates through following segments: GEICO, Berkshire Hathaway Reinsurance Group, Berkshire Hathaway Primary Group, Burlington Northern Santa Fe, LLC (BNSF), Berkshire Hathaway Energy, McLane Company, Manufacturing, and Service and Retailing. The GEICO segments involves in underwriting private passenger automobile insurance mainly by direct response methods. The Berkshire Hathaway Reinsurance Group segment consists of underwriting excess-of-loss and quota-share and facultative reinsurance worldwide. The Berkshire Hathaway Primary Group segment comprises of underwriting multiple lines of property and casualty insurance policies for primarily commercial accounts. 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 real estate brokerage activities. 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 provides fractional aircraft ownership programs, aviation pilot training, electronic components distribution, and various retailing businesses, including automobile dealerships, and trailer 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
Chairman & Chief Executive OfficerWarren Edward Buffett
Chief Financial Officer & Senior Vice PresidentMarc D. Hamburg
Chief Accounting Officer & Vice PresidentDaniel J. Jaksich
Director & Vice Chairman-Insurance OperationsAjit Jain

Company Highlights

Price Open$207.00
Previous Close$208.72
52 Week Range$159.50 - 231.61
Market Capitalization$292.7 B
Shares Outstanding1.4 B
IndustryMulti-Line Insurance
Next Earnings Announcement11/06/2020

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Price / Earnings22.86
Earnings per Share$8.92
Beta vs. S&P 500N/A
Revenue$247.8 B
Net Profit Margin8.95%
Return on Equity5.60%

Analyst Ratings as of 08/10/2020

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