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Shares of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B /zigman2/quotes/200060694/composite BRK.B -0.40% 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 -0.21% falling 4.04% to 3,923.68 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.14% 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 -0.15% fell 2.61% to $193.87, 3M Co. /zigman2/quotes/205029460/composite MMM -0.78% fell 2.24% to $148.93, and General Electric Co. /zigman2/quotes/208495069/composite GE -1.99% 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
$ 274.58
-1.11 -0.40%
Volume: 476,242
July 6, 2022 10:22a
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
3,823.40
-7.99 -0.21%
Volume: 395.71M
July 6, 2022 10:22a
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/zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime
US : Dow Jones Global
30,923.97
-43.85 -0.14%
Volume: 55.04M
July 6, 2022 10:22a
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/zigman2/quotes/205583690/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 171.83
-0.27 -0.15%
Volume: 176,928
July 6, 2022 10:22a
P/E Ratio
22.80
Dividend Yield
2.28%
Market Cap
$117.15 billion
Rev. per Employee
$346,556
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/zigman2/quotes/205029460/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 128.20
-1.01 -0.78%
Volume: 330,388
July 6, 2022 10:22a
P/E Ratio
13.37
Dividend Yield
4.64%
Market Cap
$73.53 billion
Rev. per Employee
$371,926
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/zigman2/quotes/208495069/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 60.80
-1.24 -1.99%
Volume: 785,992
July 6, 2022 10:22a
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
0.52%
Market Cap
$68.27 billion
Rev. per Employee
$442,143
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