Shares of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl A BRK.A inched 0.34% higher to $354,000.00 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 0.03% to 3,853.07 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA falling 0.04% to 31,176.01. This was the stock's third consecutive day of gains. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl A closed $837.00 short of its 52-week high ($354,837.00), which the company reached on January 19th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Thursday, as Honeywell International Inc. HON fell 1.37% to $205.23, 3M Co. MMM rose 0.26% to $170.67, and General Electric Co. GE fell 2.81% to $11.07. Trading volume (504) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 380.