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Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B

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291.72

Change

+1.04 +0.36%

Volume

Volume 210,707

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Previous close

$ 286.90

$ 290.68

Change

+3.78 +1.32%

Day low

Day high

$288.67

$291.38

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52 week low

52 week high

$168.52

$295.08

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Company Description

Berkshire Hathaway, Inc. engages in the provision of property and casualty insurance and reinsurance, utilities and energy, freight rail transportation, finance, manufacturing, and retailing services. It operates through following segments: GEICO, Berkshire Hathaway Reinsurance Group, Berkshire Hath...

Berkshire Hathaway, Inc. engages in the provision of property and casualty insurance and reinsurance, utilities and energy, freight rail transportation, finance, manufacturing, and retailing services. It operates through following segments: GEICO, Berkshire Hathaway Reinsurance Group, Berkshire Hathaway Primary Group, Burlington Northern Santa Fe, LLC (BNSF), Berkshire Hathaway Energy, McLane Company, Manufacturing, and Service and Retailing. The GEICO segment involves in underwriting private passenger automobile insurance mainly by direct response methods. The Berkshire Hathaway Reinsurance Group segment consists of underwriting excess-of-loss and quota-share and facultative reinsurance worldwide. The Berkshire Hathaway Primary Group segment comprises of underwriting multiple lines of property and casualty insurance policies for primarily commercial accounts. The BNSF segment operates railroad systems in North America. The Berkshire Hathaway Energy segments deals with regulated electric and gas utility, including power generation and distribution activities, and real estate brokerage activities. The McLane Company segment offers wholesale distribution of groceries and non-food items. The Manufacturing segment includes industrial and end-user products, building products, and apparel. The Service and Retailing segment provides fractional aircraft ownership programs, aviation pilot training, electronic components distribution, and various retailing businesses, including automobile dealerships, and trailer and furniture leasing. The company was founded by Oliver Chace in 1839 and is headquartered in Omaha, NE.

Valuation

P/E Current

16.35

P/E Ratio (with extraordinary items)

6.43

P/E Ratio (without extraordinary items)

13.04

Price to Sales Ratio

2.26

Price to Book Ratio

1.21

Price to Cash Flow Ratio

13.94

Enterprise Value to EBITDA

13.49

Enterprise Value to Sales

2.25

Total Debt to Enterprise Value

0.23

Efficiency

Revenue/Employee

681,972.00

Income Per Employee

118,114.00

Receivables Turnover

4.53

Total Asset Turnover

0.29

Liquidity

Current Ratio

4.00

Quick Ratio

3.64

Cash Ratio

2.60

Profitability

Gross Margin

19.87

Operating Margin

12.21

Pretax Margin

22.68

Net Margin

17.32

Return on Assets

5.03

Return on Equity

9.80

Return on Total Capital

5.34

Return on Invested Capital

7.86

Capital Structure

Total Debt to Total Equity

28.93

Total Debt to Total Capital

22.44

Total Debt to Total Assets

14.68

Long-Term Debt to Equity

25.75

Long-Term Debt to Total Capital

19.97

Officers and Executives

Name Age Officer Since Title
Mr. Warren Edward Buffett 89 1965 Director
Mr. Marc D. Hamburg 70 1987 Chief Financial Officer, Secretary & Senior VP
Mr. Gregory Edward Abel 57 2018 Director & Vice Chairman-Non Insurance Operations
Mr. Ajit Jain 67 2018 Director & Vice Chairman-Insurance Operations
Mr. Charles Thomas Munger 96 1978 Vice Chairman

Insider Actions

– Purchase – Sale 1 – Number of Transactions
Date Name Shares Transaction Value
04/13/2021 Ajit Jain
Vice Chairman; Director
38   Gift at $0 per share. 0
04/07/2021 Charles Thomas Munger
Vice Chairman; Director
107   Gift at $0 per share. 0
02/04/2021 Ajit Jain
Vice Chairman; Director
66   Gift at $0 per share. 0
12/18/2020 Ronald L. Olson
Director
4,000   Acquisition at $222.33 per share. 889,320
12/02/2020 Ajit Jain
Vice Chairman; Director
44   Gift at $0 per share. 0
10/14/2020 Ajit Jain
Vice Chairman; Director
71   Gift at $0 per share. 0
09/30/2020 Ajit Jain
Vice Chairman; Director
7,000   Disposition at $213 per share. 1,491,000
07/28/2020 Ajit Jain
Vice Chairman; Director
60   Gift at $0 per share. 0
07/28/2020 Ajit Jain
Vice Chairman; Director
50   Gift at $0 per share. 0
07/07/2020 Warren Edward Buffett
Chairman and CEO; Director
853,428   Gift at $0 per share. 0
07/07/2020 Warren Edward Buffett
Chairman and CEO; Director
853,428   Gift at $0 per share. 0
07/07/2020 Warren Edward Buffett
Chairman and CEO; Director
853,428   Gift at $0 per share. 0
07/07/2020 Warren Edward Buffett
Chairman and CEO; Director
1,219,187   Gift at $0 per share. 0
07/07/2020 Warren Edward Buffett
Chairman and CEO; Director
12,191,874   Gift at $0 per share. 0
07/07/2020 Warren Edward Buffett
Chairman and CEO; Director
15,972,000   Derivative/Non-derivative trans. at $0 per share. 0
05/18/2020 Meryl B. Witmer
Director
2   Acquisition at $261,002.63 per share. 522,005
05/18/2020 Meryl B. Witmer
Director
2   Acquisition at $261,002.63 per share. 522,005
05/18/2020 Meryl B. Witmer
Director
1   Acquisition at $261,002.63 per share. 261,002
05/18/2020 Meryl B. Witmer
Director
1   Acquisition at $261,002.63 per share. 261,002
05/18/2020 Meryl B. Witmer
Director
1   Acquisition at $261,002.63 per share. 261,002
05/18/2020 Meryl B. Witmer
Director
1   Acquisition at $261,002.63 per share. 261,002
05/18/2020 Meryl B. Witmer
Director
1,000   Acquisition at $173.3 per share. 173,300
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MarketWatch News on BRK.B

  1. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B stock rises Friday, still underperforms market

    4:41 p.m. May 14, 2021

    - MarketWatch Automation

  2. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B stock rises Thursday, outperforms market

    4:41 p.m. May 13, 2021

    - MarketWatch Automation

  3. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B stock falls Tuesday, underperforms market

    4:41 p.m. May 11, 2021

    - MarketWatch Automation

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    8:28 a.m. May 8, 2021

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  5. It Took a While, But Buffett Confirms: He Has a Successor

    7:15 p.m. May 7, 2021

    - Andrew Bary

  6. Meryl Witmer

    5:00 a.m. May 7, 2021

    - Lauren R. Rublin

  7. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B stock rises Thursday, outperforms market

    4:41 p.m. May 6, 2021

    - MarketWatch Automation

  8. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B stock rises Wednesday, outperforms market

    4:41 p.m. May 5, 2021

    - MarketWatch Automation

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

    4:41 p.m. May 4, 2021

    - MarketWatch Automation

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At a Glance

Berkshire Hathaway, Inc.

3555 Farnam Street

Suite 1440

Omaha, Nebraska 68131

Phone

1 4023461400

Industry

Diversified Holding Companies

Sector

Business/Consumer Services

Fiscal Year-end

12/2021

Revenue

$245.51B

Net Income

$42.52B

Employees

360,000

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  5. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. News Release

    9:00 a.m. Feb. 27, 2021

    - BusinessWire - BZX

  6. Should You Follow Buffett Into Energy Stocks?

    7:30 a.m. Feb. 23, 2021

    - Baystreet.ca

  7. Home Figures Due Stateside Next Week

    5:45 p.m. Feb. 19, 2021

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  8. XLF, SDEI: Big ETF Outflows

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    3:01 p.m. Jan. 19, 2021

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  12. XLF, JSTC: Big ETF Inflows

    11:49 a.m. Jan. 13, 2021

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  13. This Stock is Just as Good, Or Better, Than an ETF

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