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Feb. 24, 2021, 5:01 p.m. EST

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

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Shares of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B BRK.B rose 1.19% to $248.45 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 1.14% to 3,925.43 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 1.35% to 31,961.86. This was the stock's third consecutive day of gains. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B hit a new 52-week high, surpassing its previous peak of $247.26, which the company reached on February 16th.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Honeywell International Inc. HON rose 2.92% to $211.03, 3M Co. MMM rose 0.83% to $177.63, and General Electric Co. GE rose 4.21% to $13.12. Trading volume (5.0 M) remained 179,338 below its 50-day average volume of 5.1 M.

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