Berkshire Balance Sheet - Quarterly (NYSE:BRK.B)

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$192.46 $5.17 (2.62%) BRK.B stock closing price Mar 23, 2018 (Closing)

The financial analysis of a company like Berkshire involves checking the three financial statements of the company in detail, of which the balance sheet is one. As in our Berkshire stock analysis, analyzing a company also involves looking at the company's assets and liabilities as given in its balance sheet, which can be used to measure financial performance. Quarterly results are typically accompanied with the company releasing financial statements. The Berkshire balance sheet for 2017 Q3 shows total assets of $681.55B. The company has a asset turnover ratio of 0.34. Also see: Berkshire revenue and Berkshire operating cash flow for the same quarter.

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Fiscal year is Jan - Dec2017 Q32017 Q22017 Q12016 Q42016 Q32016 Q22016 Q12015 Q42015 Q3
Marketable Securities---------
Raw Materials---------
Work In Progress---------
Finished Goods---------
Notes Receivable---------
Other Current Assets---------
Total Current Assets
Property Plant & Equipment---202.99B---190.97B188.56B
Accumulated Depreciation---50.22B---45.81B45.22B
Net Property Plant & Equipment
Investment & Advances259.46B268.29B261.05B235.23B158.91B163.25B173.02B181.75B180.37B
Other Non-Current Assets---------
Deferred Charges----7.51B7.65B---
Deposits & Other Assets65.46B59.06B58.14B51.44B45.54B43.92B50.93B45.68B55.65B
Total Assets
Notes Payable---------
Accounts Payable168.7B161.91B159.5B142.18B141.73B138.06B136.94B132.22B142.54B
Current Portion Long-Term Debt101.49B102.27B103.96B101.64B101.8B101.41B101.54B84.29B84.91B
Current Portion Capital Leases---------
Accrued Expenses---------
Income Taxes Payable---------
Other Current Liabilities---------
Total Current Liabilities
Deferred Taxes/Income86.56B84.31B82.13B77.94B73.57B72.18B70.96B63.13B62.27B
Convertible Debt---------
Long-Term Debt---------
Non-Current Capital Leases---------
Other Long-Term Liabilities12.95B13.01B12.58B12.73B14.33B14.9B15.04B13.99B4.43B
Total Liabilities
Minority Interest---------
Preferred Stock---------
Common Stock Net8M8M8M8M8M8M8M8M8M
Capital Surplus35.68B35.66B35.7B35.68B35.73B35.71B35.67B35.62B35.61B
Retained Earnings224.17B220.1B215.84B211.78B205.49B198.29B193.29B187.7B182.23B
Treasury Stock1.76B1.76B1.76B1.76B1.76B1.76B1.76B1.76B1.76B
Other Liabilities53.76B50.09B46.5B40.66B33.15B34.01B34.63B37.06B35.24B
Shareholders Equity311.85B304.09B296.28B286.36B272.62B266.26B261.84B258.63B251.32B
Total Liabilities & Shareholders Equity681.55B665.59B654.45B620.85B604.04B592.82B586.32B552.26B545.47B
All figures in USD. M: Millions of USD, B: Billions of USD.
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Most investors just check the Berkshire stock price, and Berkshire historical stock prices before investing. While share price is an important factor, one should also look at financials and valuation metrics like the Berkshire PE ratio chart. Below is a brief explanation of common balance sheet terms:

  • Assets: BRK.B total assets, which was at $681.55B for 2017 Q3 is a balance sheet item representing value of what Berkshire owns. Assets are brought to aid a firms operations, or to increase its economic value. It must be noted that tech stocks may not have a lot of assets, as the value for these companies is often derived from future earning potential.
  • Liabilities include short term loans and long term loans availed by the company to fund its business operations. BRK.B stock had total liabilities of $369.7B for the quarter 2017 Q3.

Berkshire Balance Sheet - Key Ratios

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Debt to equity ratio
Asset turnover ratio
Receivables turnover
Price to book ratio