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Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.B)

Class B Shares
Stock Price: $214.25 USD 1.23 (0.58%)
Updated Sep 22, 2020 3:59 PM EDT - Market closed
After-hours: $214.05 -0.20 (-0.09%) Sep 22, 4:08 PM

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Key Info

Market Cap 511.68B
Revenue (ttm) 260.49B
Net Income (ttm) 22.23B
Shares Out 1.40B
EPS (ttm) 13,690.33
PE Ratio n/a
Forward PE 12.92
Dividend n/a
Dividend Yield n/a

Stock Quote

Trading Day Sep 22, 2020
Last Price $214.25
Previous Close $213.02
Change ($) 1.23
Change (%) 0.58%
Day's Open 212.76
Day's Range 211.70 - 214.75
Day's Volume 5,239,967
52-Week Range 159.50 - 231.61

More Stats

Market Cap 511.68B
Enterprise Value 582.29B
Earnings Date (est) Oct 31, 2020
Ex-Dividend Date n/a
Shares Outstanding 1.40B
Float 1.40B
EPS (basic) 9.11
EPS (diluted) 13,690.33
FCF / Share 9.86
Dividend n/a
Dividend Yield n/a
Earnings Yield n/a
FCF Yield 4.68%
Payout Ratio n/a
Shares Short 11.51M
Short Ratio 2.34
Short % of Float 0.95%
Beta 0.81
PE Ratio n/a
Forward PE 12.92
P/FCF Ratio 21.34
PS Ratio 1.96
PB Ratio 1.32
Revenue 260.49B
Operating Income 32.73B
Net Income 22.23B
Free Cash Flow 23.97B
Net Cash -70.62B
Net Cash / Share -29.57
Gross Margin 42.20%
Operating Margin 12.56%
Profit Margin 8.50%
FCF Margin 9.20%
ROA 3.50%
ROE 5.77%
ROIC 4.60%
Stats based on trailing-twelve-month (ttm) numbers.

Analyst Summary

Analyst Ratings (6)

Buy 2
Overweight 0
Hold 4
Underweight 0
Sell 0

Analyst Consensus: Overweight

Price Target

(5.24% upside)
Current: $214.25
Target: 225.48
*Average 12-month price target from 3 stock analysts.

Financial Performance

Financial numbers in millions USD.

Financial Overview

Revenue Growth45.19%-6.89%8.34%5.91%8.34%6.89%12.12%15.08%5.83%-
Gross Profit128,80532,15447,63056,86153,89245,10544,87936,85026,77729,446
Operating Income105,48110,02125,21036,29938,58331,38431,59724,98018,10721,742
Net Income81,4174,02144,94024,07424,08319,87219,47614,82410,25412,967
Shares Outstanding1,3841,3641,3381,2901,2491,2171,1711,1011,0681,039
Earnings Per Share33.221.6318.229.769.77-----
EPS Growth1938.04%-91.05%86.68%-0.1%------
Operating Cash Flow38,68737,40045,72832,64731,49132,01027,70420,95020,47617,895
Capital Expenditures-15,979-14,537-11,708-12,954-16,082-15,185-11,087-9,775-8,191-5,980
Free Cash Flow22,70822,86334,02019,69315,40916,82516,61711,17512,28511,915
Cash & Equivalents64,17530,36131,58328,04871,73063,26948,18646,99237,29938,227
Total Debt103,36897,490102,587101,64484,28979,89072,22462,73660,38458,574
Net Cash / Debt-39,193-67,129-71,004-73,596-12,559-16,621-24,038-15,744-23,085-20,347
Book Value424,791348,703348,296282,070255,550240,170221,890187,647164,850157,318
Numbers in millions USD, except per-share numbers.

Company Profile

Company Details

Full Name Berkshire Hathaway Inc.
Country United States
Employees 391,500
CEO Warren Edward Buffett

Stock Information

Ticker Symbol BRK.B
Stock Exchange New York Stock Exchange
Share Class Class B Shares
Sector Financial Services
Industry Insurance—Diversified
Unique Identifier NYSE: BRK.B


Berkshire Hathaway Inc., through its subsidiaries, engages in insurance, freight rail transportation, and utility businesses. It provides property, casualty, life, accident, and health insurance and reinsurance; and operates railroad systems in North America. The company also generates, transmits, stores, and distributes electricity from natural gas, coal, wind, solar, hydro, nuclear, and geothermal sources; operates natural gas distribution and storage facilities, interstate pipelines, and compressor and meter stations; and holds interest in coal mining assets. In addition, it offers real estate brokerage services; and leases transportation equipment and furniture. Further, the company manufactures boxed chocolates and other confectionery products; specialty chemicals, metal cutting tools, and components for aerospace and power generation applications; flooring, insulation, roofing and engineered, building and engineered components, paints and coatings, and bricks and masonry products, as well as offers homebuilding and manufactured housing finance; and recreational vehicles, apparel products, jewelry, and custom picture framing products, and alkaline batteries. Additionally, it manufactures castings, forgings, fasteners/fastener systems, and aerostructures; and seamless pipes, fittings, downhole casing and tubing, and various mill forms. The company distributes newspapers, televisions, and information; franchises and services quick service restaurants; distributes electronic components; and offers logistics services, grocery and foodservice distribution services, and professional aviation training and fractional aircraft ownership programs. It also retails automobiles; furniture, bedding, and accessories; household appliances, electronics, and computers; jewelry, watches, crystal, china, stemware, flatware, gifts, and collectibles; kitchenware; and motorcycle accessories. The company was incorporated in 1998 and is headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska.