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Shares of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B /zigman2/quotes/200060694/composite BRK.B -0.01% shed 2.53% to $306.64 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.36% falling 4.04% to 3,923.68 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.23% falling 3.57% to 31,490.07. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B closed $55.46 below its 52-week high ($362.10), which the company reached on March 29th.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Honeywell International Inc. /zigman2/quotes/205583690/composite HON +0.65% fell 2.61% to $193.87, 3M Co. /zigman2/quotes/205029460/composite MMM +0.49% fell 2.24% to $148.93, and General Electric Co. /zigman2/quotes/208495069/composite GE -0.74% fell 1.57% to $75.20. Trading volume (4.4 M) remained 415,182 below its 50-day average volume of 4.8 M.

Editor's Note: This story was auto-generated by Automated Insights, an automation technology provider, using data from Dow Jones and FactSet. See our market data terms of use.

/zigman2/quotes/200060694/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 275.65
-0.04 -0.01%
Volume: 3.03M
July 6, 2022 4:03p
P/E Ratio
7.41
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
$608.45 billion
Rev. per Employee
$758,884
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/zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime
US : S&P US
3,845.08
+13.69 +0.36%
Volume: 2.20B
July 6, 2022 5:43p
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/zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime
US : Dow Jones Global
31,037.68
+69.86 +0.23%
Volume: 292.71M
July 6, 2022 5:43p
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/zigman2/quotes/205583690/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 173.21
+1.12 +0.65%
Volume: 2.20M
July 6, 2022 4:00p
P/E Ratio
23.01
Dividend Yield
2.26%
Market Cap
$117.15 billion
Rev. per Employee
$347,343
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/zigman2/quotes/205029460/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 129.84
+0.63 +0.49%
Volume: 3.03M
July 6, 2022 4:03p
P/E Ratio
13.52
Dividend Yield
4.59%
Market Cap
$73.53 billion
Rev. per Employee
$371,926
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/zigman2/quotes/208495069/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 61.57
-0.46 -0.74%
Volume: 4.89M
July 6, 2022 4:00p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
0.52%
Market Cap
$68.27 billion
Rev. per Employee
$442,143
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