Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.B)

NYSE: BRK.B · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
-0.38 (-0.09%)
At close: Jun 14, 2024, 4:00 PM
+0.32 (0.08%)
After-hours: Jun 14, 2024, 7:59 PM EDT
Market Cap 876.19B
Revenue (ttm) 368.96B
Net Income (ttm) 73.42B
Shares Out 2.16B
EPS (ttm) 33.88
PE Ratio 11.97
Forward PE 21.08
Dividend n/a
Ex-Dividend Date n/a
Volume 2,734,126
Open 404.90
Previous Close 405.92
Day's Range 403.33 - 406.34
52-Week Range 330.58 - 430.00
Beta 0.88
Analysts Strong Buy
Price Target 477.00 (+17.62%)
Earnings Date Aug 5, 2024

About BRK.B

Berkshire Hathaway Inc., through its subsidiaries, engages in the insurance, freight rail transportation, and utility businesses worldwide. The company provides property, casualty, life, accident, and health insurance and reinsurance; and operates railroad systems in North America. It also generates, transmits, stores, and distributes electricity from natural gas, coal, wind, solar, hydroelectric, nuclear, and geothermal sources; operates natural gas distribution and storage facilities, interstate pipelines, liquefied natural gas facilities, an... [Read more]

Sector Financials
Founded 1839
Employees 396,500
Stock Exchange NYSE
Ticker Symbol BRK.B
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Financial Performance

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to one analyst, the rating for BRK.B stock is "Strong Buy" and the 12-month stock price forecast is $477.0.

Price Target
(17.62% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Strong Buy
Stock Forecasts


Berkshire Hathaway's Class A Stock Volume Is Slipping. What That Might Mean.

Trading activity in Berkshire Hathaway's pricy class A shares has nosedived in the past week. It's unclear why, but there are clues.

20 hours ago - Barrons

Berkshire's Big Stake in Liberty Sirius XM Has Been a Loser

Berkshire came into 2023 with around 63 million shares of LIberty Sirius XM, and it has boosted that stake to 105 million shares.

Other symbols: SIRI
1 day ago - Barrons

These 4 S&P 500 stocks are helping to tame U.S. market volatility

Far from being a source of concern, the U.S. stock market's extremely low volatility is something to celebrate. The CBOE Volatility Index VIX, or VIX, which is a measure of the S&P 500's SPX expected ...

Other symbols: JPMLLYXOM
2 days ago - Market Watch

Berkshire Hathaway Stock Gets No Lift From Surge in Apple Shares

Apple accounts for more than 40% of Berkshire's $375 billion equity portfolio.

Other symbols: AAPL
3 days ago - Barrons


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3 days ago - PRNewsWire

Berkshire Just Upped Its Stake in Occidental Petroleum

Warren Buffett's firm is the largest shareholder in the energy company.

Other symbols: OXY
7 days ago - Barrons

Berkshire buys additional 2.57 mln shares in Occidental Petroleum, filing shows

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway bought around 2.57 million shares of common stock in Occidental Petroleum over June 5-7, according to a U.S. securities filing.

Other symbols: OXY
7 days ago - Reuters

Berkshire Hathaway Could Buy More Occidental Stock After a Recent Slump

With Occidental Petroleum shares below $60 again, Warren Buffett's firm could add to its stake, although Buffett has said he isn't interested in buying the company.

Other symbols: OXY
7 days ago - Barrons

Buffett's NetJets sues pilots' union for defamation

NetJets, the luxury plane unit of billionaire Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc , sued its 3,400-member pilots union for defamation over statements about its commitment to safety and training pi...

9 days ago - Reuters

Some Berkshire Hathaway investors tried buying the dip during Monday's glitch — but ended up with shares at full price instead

Many investors likely tried to buy what appeared to be a more than 99% dip in Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Class A shares during Monday's New York Stock Exchange trading glitch.

9 days ago - Market Watch


Union views lawsuit as effort to silence discussion of safety, maintenance, pilot training concerns COLUMBUS, Ohio , June 5, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- On Monday, the NetJets Association of Shared Aircraft ...

9 days ago - PRNewsWire

Berkshire Hathaway Stock Suffers Worst Loss In 15 Months Day After Glitch In ‘Surprise' Selloff

Shares of Berkshire Hathaway are on pace Tuesday to register their worst day this year, a loss almost certainly not connected to Monday's bizarre issue that caused the New York Stock Exchange to show ...

10 days ago - Forbes

Occidental Petroleum, Berkshire Hathaway form JV to extract lithium

Occidental Petroleum said on Tuesday it had entered into a joint venture with Berkshire Hathaway's energy unit to extract lithium.

Other symbols: OXY
11 days ago - Reuters

The day Berkshire Hathaway stocks (NYSE: BRK A) fell 99%

The stock market game is one like no other, tantalizing investors and traders with the constant dream of picking up that once-in-a-lifetime deal. Some realized the dream in an unexpected way yesterday...

11 days ago - Invezz

Berkshire Hathaway's Bet on Scripps May Be a Rare Misfire

Warren Buffett's firm could suffer losses on a preferred-stock investment in E.W. Scripps, given troubles in the television business, and the company's high financial leverage.

11 days ago - Barrons

No, you can't buy Berkshire stock at a 99% discount — the stock exchange glitched

The NYSE will cancel trades after a glitch caused halts for 40 stocks, including Berkshire Hathaway. The glitch caused Berkshire Hathaway to appear to trade at a 99% discount.

11 days ago - Business Insider

Stock Market Today: Dow Slips on Dreary Economic Data

The S&P 500 and Nasdaq managed to close higher on the day.

11 days ago - Kiplinger

Berkshire Hathaway resumes trade after NYSE glitch showed shares down 99.97%

The New York Stock Exchange on Monday morning said it resolved a technical problem that resulted in the halt of trading in stocks of several high-profile companies, including Class A shares of Warren ...

12 days ago - Market Watch

Tried to buy the dip after the Berkshire Hathaway glitch? Be ready for some bad news.

Many investors apparently tried to pounce on the opportunity to buy Berkshire Hathaway's Class A shares at a discount of more than 99% on Monday, according to FactSet data.

12 days ago - Market Watch

Berkshire Hathaway Stock No Longer Appears Down 100% As NYSE Fixes Glitch

A glitch caused trading websites to display a near 100% loss for Berkshire Hathaway shares for much of Monday morning, falsely suggesting the conglomerate helmed by billionaire investor Warren Buffett...

12 days ago - Forbes

New York Stock Exchange glitch causes Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway stock to plummet 99%

Trading of shares of Warren Buffett's firm was halted after the stock exchange's display showed that it was down by nearly 100%.

12 days ago - New York Post

NYSE technical trading glitch hits Berkshire Hathaway, others

Trading glitch hits the New York Stock Exchange system driving share prices of some widely held stocks down nearly 100% in a matter of minutes.

12 days ago - Fox Business

NYSE ‘Technical Issue' Incorrectly Shows Berkshire Hathaway Stock Down 100%

A glitch caused trading websites to display a near 100% loss Monday for Berkshire Hathaway shares, incorrectly displaying what would bring the conglomerate helmed by billionaire investor Warren Buffet...

12 days ago - Forbes

NYSE technical issue impacting some stock prices, incorrectly showing Berkshire Hathaway down 99%

NYSE technical issue impacting some stock prices, incorrectly showing Berkshire Hathaway down 99%

12 days ago - CNBC

Berkshire Hathaway Stock Halted After Shares Plummet 99%

A technical glitch at the New York Stock Exchange caused trading halts in shares of several companies on Monday morning, including Berkshire Hathaway .

12 days ago - Barrons