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

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Shares of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B (NYS:BRK.B) inched 0.00% higher to $304.27 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index (S&P:SPX) rising 0.23% to 4,283.74 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DOW:DJIA) rising 0.06% to 33,999.04. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B closed $57.83 below its 52-week high ($362.10), which the company achieved on March 29th.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Honeywell International Inc. (NAS:HON) rose 0.46% to $203.72, 3M Co. (NYS:MMM) fell 0.51% to $146.68, and General Electric Co. (NYS:GE) fell 0.89% to $79.21. Trading volume (2.8 M) remained 1.4 million below its 50-day average volume of 4.2 M.

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