Berkshire Hathaway Stock Price (NYSE:BRK.A)

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$305980 $4650 (1.5%) BRK.A stock closing price Mar 19, 2018 (Closing)
Prev Close* : $310630
Market Cap:
Day Low: $304100
52 Week Low: $242180.00
Open: $310400
Volume: $271
Day High: $310513.09
52 Week High: $326350.00

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Business Profile

Berkshire Hathaway Inc., an American multinational conglomerate, is headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska. Berkshire Hathaway Inc., which was incorporated on June 16, 1998 is a holding company with interests ranging from insurance to railroads to utility businesses. The company is in both, primary as well as reinsurance business. Berkshire also has huge investments in transportation, including the railroad business. Berkshire is listed on NYSE and has two classes of shares which trade with ticker symbols of BRK.A and BRK.B. BRK.A stock trades at a very high price and hence has lower volume. It has higher voting rights compared to BRK.B shares. As can be seen from Berkshire Hathaway stock history chart Berkshire has consistently outperformed the market. Berkshire has been able to achieve this remarkable feat due to the leadership of its founders Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger. Mr. Buffett, also known as the oracle of Omaha, is one of the most influential figures in the field of investing. He is known for the value investing philosophy. His letters to shareholders are widely regarded as must read for investing professionals.Berkshire revenue chart shows that the Berkshire's revenue has grown consistently.

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Berkshire Hathaway Financial Statements

income statement20162015201420132012
Net Sales or Revenues223.6B210.82B194.67B182.15B162.46B
Net Income24.07B24.08B19.87B19.48B14.82B
Total Operating Expense143.61B132.9B124.73B114.13B101.86B
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balance sheet20162015201420132012
Total Assets620.85B552.26B526.19B484.93B427.45B
Total Liabilities334.5B293.63B283.16B260.45B235.86B
Shareholders Equity286.36B258.63B243.03B224.49B191.59B
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cash flow statement20162015201420132012
Net Increase (Decrease) in Assets Liabilities6.92B7.92B8.39B5.04B1.16B
Net Cash from (used by) Operating Activities32.54B31.49B32.01B27.7B20.95B
Increase (Decrease) in Prop Plant And Equipment-12.95B-16.08B-15.19B-11.09B-9.78B
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Berkshire Hathaway Stock Message Board

Berkshire Hathaway stock lost 1.5%, and the last close price as of Mar 19, 2018 is $305980 for BRK.A stock. Looking at Berkshire Hathaway market capitalization, which currently stands at $509.43B, we can say that BRK.A stock is a Mega Cap stock. Berkshire Hathaway valuation can be different from its intrinsic stock price when viewed from a value investors perspective.

The stock price movement of a company indicates what investors are willing to pay. For Ex: if investors feel that Berkshire Hathaway is worth a lot, it will most likely be reflected in an inflated Berkshire Hathaway stock quote, and vice versa. However, it must be noted that a company's value must not be equated to its share price. 271 BRK.A shares were traded yesterday, and Berkshire Hathaway stock chart shows that the BRK.A stock quote hit a day high of $310513.09 and day low of $304100. A dividend is a cash payment made from a company's earnings and is distributed among shareholders. Berkshire Hathaway does not pay dividends. One can observe stock price trends and check for volatility by checking Berkshire Hathaway stock price history.