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Shares of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B /zigman2/quotes/200060694/composite BRK.B +0.55% 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 -0.25% falling 4.04% to 3,923.68 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.16% 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 -0.28% fell 2.61% to $193.87, 3M Co. /zigman2/quotes/205029460/composite MMM -1.24% fell 2.24% to $148.93, and General Electric Co. /zigman2/quotes/208495069/composite GE -0.86% 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
$ 274.51
+1.49 +0.55%
Volume: 1.69M
July 1, 2022 1:25p
P/E Ratio
7.38
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
$602.01 billion
Rev. per Employee
$758,884
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/zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime
US : S&P US
3,775.84
-9.54 -0.25%
Volume: 1.12B
July 1, 2022 1:25p
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/zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime
US : Dow Jones Global
30,726.37
-49.06 -0.16%
Volume: 159.64M
July 1, 2022 1:25p
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/zigman2/quotes/205583690/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 173.32
-0.49 -0.28%
Volume: 674,346
July 1, 2022 1:25p
P/E Ratio
23.00
Dividend Yield
2.26%
Market Cap
$118.32 billion
Rev. per Employee
$346,556
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/zigman2/quotes/205029460/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 127.80
-1.61 -1.24%
Volume: 1.51M
July 1, 2022 1:25p
P/E Ratio
13.29
Dividend Yield
4.67%
Market Cap
$73.64 billion
Rev. per Employee
$371,926
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/zigman2/quotes/208495069/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 63.12
-0.55 -0.86%
Volume: 3.25M
July 1, 2022 1:25p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
0.51%
Market Cap
$70.08 billion
Rev. per Employee
$442,143
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