Shares of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl A BRK.A inched 0.90% higher to $344,415.00 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 0.56% to 3,577.59 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 1.12% to 29,591.27. The stock's rise snapped a three-day losing streak. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl A closed $8,085.00 short of its 52-week high ($352,500.00), which the company achieved on November 17th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Honeywell International Inc. HON rose 1.28% to $204.58, 3M Co. MMM rose 0.72% to $174.14, and General Electric Co. GE rose 3.18% to $10.07. Trading volume (270) remained 70 below its 50-day average volume of 340.