Aug. 16, 2022, 4:41 p.m. EDT

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B stock rises Tuesday, outperforms market

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Shares of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B /zigman2/quotes/200060694/composite BRK.B -1.29% rose 1.26% to $306.65 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -1.35% rising 0.19% to 4,305.20 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -1.08% rising 0.71% to 34,152.01. This was the stock's seventh consecutive day of gains. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B closed $55.45 short of 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 Tuesday, as Honeywell International Inc. /zigman2/quotes/205583690/composite HON -0.92% rose 0.70% to $203.67, 3M Co. /zigman2/quotes/205029460/composite MMM -1.27% fell 0.77% to $150.26, and General Electric Co. /zigman2/quotes/208495069/composite GE -1.17% rose 1.58% to $81.07. Trading volume (3.3 M) remained 806,907 below its 50-day average volume of 4.1 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
$ 276.88
-3.61 -1.29%
Volume: 1.00M
Oct. 5, 2022 12:01p
P/E Ratio
55.29
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
$625.28 billion
Rev. per Employee
$777,879
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/zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime
US : S&P US
3,739.73
-51.20 -1.35%
Volume: 2.22B
Oct. 5, 2022 12:02p
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/zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime
US : Dow Jones Global
29,989.35
-326.97 -1.08%
Volume: 320.97M
Oct. 5, 2022 12:02p
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/zigman2/quotes/205583690/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 176.55
-1.65 -0.92%
Volume: 795,319
Oct. 5, 2022 12:02p
P/E Ratio
24.07
Dividend Yield
2.33%
Market Cap
$120.05 billion
Rev. per Employee
$348,010
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/zigman2/quotes/205029460/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 114.15
-1.47 -1.27%
Volume: 651,383
Oct. 5, 2022 12:02p
P/E Ratio
15.94
Dividend Yield
5.23%
Market Cap
$65.86 billion
Rev. per Employee
$369,316
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/zigman2/quotes/208495069/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 66.75
-0.79 -1.17%
Volume: 1.76M
Oct. 5, 2022 12:02p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
0.48%
Market Cap
$74.06 billion
Rev. per Employee
$445,048
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