Berkshire Hathaway Stock Price (NYSE:BRK.A)

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$294380 $2060 (0.69%) BRK.A stock closing price May 18, 2018 (Closing)
Prev Close* : $296440
Market Cap:
$482.78B
Day Low: $293965
52 Week Low: $242180.00
Open: $296440
Volume: $171
Day High: $296440
52 Week High: $326350.00
Dividend:
0.00

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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Website: http://www.berkshirehathaway.com

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Berkshire Hathaway Valuation

PE ratio
(price earnings ratio)
11.84
PS ratio (
price to sales ratio
)
2.06
PB ratio (
price to book ratio
)
1.5

Berkshire Hathaway Returns

ROE
(return on equity)
12%

Berkshire Hathaway Financial Ratios

Asset Turnover
0.33
Receivables Turnover
5.45
Debt to Equity
0.28
Dividend Yield
0%

BRK.A Industry Peers

Company Price Change (%)
Assuranceamerica (ASAM)0.060 (0%)
Berkshire (BRK.B)196.061.43 (0.72%)
Lee Enterprises (LEE)2.350.05 (2.17%)
Icahn Enterprises (IEP)68.090.64 (0.95%)
Chevron (CVX)127.861.6 (1.24%)
Core-mark Holding (CORE)18.450.15 (0.81%)
Icahn Enterprises (IEP)68.090.64 (0.95%)

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Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Stock News - Partner Headlines

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Berkshire Hathaway Financial Statements

income statement20172016201520142013
Net Sales or Revenues242.14B223.6B210.82B194.67B182.15B
Net Income44.94B24.07B24.08B19.87B19.48B
Total Operating Expense152.01B143.61B132.9B124.73B114.13B
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balance sheet20172016201520142013
Total Assets702.1B620.85B552.26B526.19B484.93B
Total Liabilities350.14B334.5B293.63B283.16B260.45B
Shareholders Equity351.95B286.36B258.63B243.03B224.49B
View Berkshire Hathaway balance sheet
cash flow statement20172016201520142013
Net Increase (Decrease) in Assets Liabilities-7.81B6.92B7.92B8.39B5.04B
Net Cash from (used by) Operating Activities45.78B32.54B31.49B32.01B27.7B
Increase (Decrease) in Prop Plant And Equipment-11.71B-12.95B-16.08B-15.19B-11.09B
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Berkshire Hathaway Stock Message Board

Berkshire Hathaway stock lost 0.69%, and the last close price as of May 18, 2018 is $294380 for BRK.A stock. Looking at Berkshire Hathaway market capitalization, which currently stands at $482.78B, we can say that BRK.A stock is a Large 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. 171 BRK.A shares were traded yesterday, and Berkshire Hathaway stock chart shows that the BRK.A stock quote hit a day high of $296440 and day low of $293965. 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.