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Berkshire Hathaway Inc
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205,505.00
+3,504.90
+1.74%
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Open

203,995.00

Previous Close

202,000.10

Volume (Avg)

752 (359.29)

Day's Range

203,569.00-206,437.00

52Wk Range

163,038.88-213,612.00

Market Cap.

335.86B

Dividend Rate ( Yield )

-

Beta

0.37

Shares Outstanding

835.61k

P/E Ratio (EPS)

15.97 (12,860.51)

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Fundamentals
  • Key statistics
  • Growth
  • Profitability
  • Financial health
  • Price ratios
  • Trading statistics
Industry Insurance – Diversified
Highlights
Analyst Recommendation: Outperform
    • Revenue

    • 182.15B

    • Net Income

    • 19.48B

    • Market Cap.

    • 335.86B

    • Enterprise Value

    • -

    • Net Profit Margin %

    • 11.20

    • PEG (Price/Earnings Growth) Ratio

    • -

    • Beta

    • 0.37

    • Forward P/E

    • 19.31

    • Price/Sales

    • 1.79

    • Price/Book Value

    • 1.44

    • Price/Cash flow

    • 12.47

      • EBITDA

      • 38.10B

      • Return on Capital %

      • 4.45

      • Return on Equity %

      • 9.70

      • Return on Assets %

      • 4.45

      • Book Value/Share

      • 143,184.06

      • Shares Outstanding

      • 835.61k

      • Last Split Factor (Date)

      • -

      • Last Dividend (Ex-Date)

      • -

      • Dividend Declaration Date

      • -

      Analyst Recommendation
      10/17/2014
      Outperform
        • 1 Year Price Target

        • 215,000.00

        • Credit Rating

        • -

        • Analysts

        • 1

        • EPS Estimate

        • 4,593.42

        • Cashflow Estimate

        • -

        Morningstar Consensus estimate data
        • Growth Rate (%)

        • Company

        • Industry

          • Sales (Revenue)

            Q/Q (last year)

          • 11.30

          • 9.86

          • Net Income

            YTD/YTD (last year)

          • 31.40

          • 27.23

          • Net Income

            Q/Q (last year)

          • 40.80

          • 36.23

          • Sales (Revenue)

            5-Year Annual Average

          • 11.06

          • -41.49

          • Net Income

            5-Year Annual Average

          • 31.30

          • 10.26

          • Dividends

            5-Year Annual Average

          • -

          • -

          • Profit Margins (%)

          • Company

          • Industry

            • Gross Margin

            • -

            • -

            • Pre-Tax Margin

            • 15.96

            • 15.56

            • Net Profit Margin

            • 11.20

            • 11.07

            • Average Gross Margin

              5-Year Annual Average

            • -

            • -

            • Average Pre-Tax Margin

              5-Year Annual Average

            • 12.90

            • 11.25

            • Average Net Profit Margin

              5-Year Annual Average

            • 8.70

            • 895.21B

            • Financial Ratios

            • Company

            • Industry

              • Debt/Equity Ratio

              • 0.32

              • 0.44

              • Current Ratio

              • -

              • -

              • Quick Ratio

              • -

              • -

              • Interest Coverage

              • -

              • -

              • Leverage Ratio

              • 2.16

              • 3.39

              • Book Value/Share

              • 143,184.06

              • 46.63

              • Price Ratios

              • Company

              • Industry

                • Current P/E Ratio

                • 15.70

                • 14.62

                • P/E Ratio 5-Year High

                • 16.61

                • 59.09

                • P/E Ratio 5-Year Low

                • 7.56

                • 35.58

                • Price/Sales Ratio

                • 1.76

                • 1.18

                • Price/Book Value

                • 1.41

                • 1.06

                • Price/Cash Flow Ratio

                • 12.47

                • 14.39

                • Key Metrics

                • Company

                • Industry

                  • Return on Equity %

                    (5-Year Average)

                  • 9.70

                    (8.00)

                  • 9.37

                    (7.59)

                  • Return on Assets %

                    (5-Year Average)

                  • 4.45

                    (3.50)

                  • 3.53

                    (1.72)

                  • Return on Capital %

                    (5-Year Average)

                  • 8.12

                    (6.80)

                  • 7.05

                    (4.92)

                  • Income/Employee

                  • 70.01k

                  • 76.85k

                  • Inventory Turnover

                  • -

                  • -

                  • Asset Turnover

                  • 0.40

                  • 0.32

                  Current Historical
                  Financials
                  • Income Statement
                  • Balance Sheet
                  • Cash Flow
                  Operating Income
                  28.80B
                  Operating Margin
                  15.81
                  Total Equity
                  -
                  Retained Earnings
                  -
                  Free Cashflow
                  -
                  Price/Cashflow
                  12.47
                  Ownership

                  Institutional Ownership

                  31.66%

                  Top 10 Institutions

                  26.47%

                  Mutual Fund Ownership

                  4.82%

                  Float

                  57.12%

                  5% / Insider Ownership

                  -

                  Corporate insiders or major stockholders reporting trading activity in the stock.

                  Top Mutual Fund Owners

                  Top Institutional Owners

                  Mutual Fund Name

                  Institution Name

                  • Mutual Fund Name

                  • Shares Held

                  • % Change

                  • % Outstanding

                  • Fidelity® Contrafund® Fund

                  •  

                    24,403

                  • 0.00

                  • 1.49

                  • VA CollegeAmerica American Balanced

                  •  

                    6,580

                  • 0.00

                  • 0.40

                  • Davis New York Venture Fund

                  •  

                    5,433

                  • 0.00

                  • 0.33

                  • VA CollegeAmerica Fundamental Investors

                  •  

                    3,835

                  • 15.17

                  • 0.23

                  • Sequoia Fund

                  •  

                    3,093

                  • -2.21

                  • 0.19

                  • First Eagle Global Fund

                  •  

                    2,714

                  • 0.00

                  • 0.17

                  • Fidelity Advisor® New Insights Fund

                  •  

                    2,278

                  • 0.00

                  • 0.14

                  • BBH Core Select Fund

                  •  

                    1,903

                  • 0.00

                  • 0.12

                  • American Funds NVIT Growth

                  •  

                    1,630

                  • 8.67

                  • 0.10

                  • L&G Pension PMC North America Inx Acc

                  •  

                    1,494

                  • -0.53

                  • 0.09

                  • Institution Name

                  • Shares Held

                  • % Change

                  • % Outstanding

                  • Buffett Warren E

                  •  

                    321,000

                  • -4.46%

                  • 19.64

                  • Fidelity Management and Research Company

                  •  

                    29,242

                  • +0.35%

                  • 1.79

                  • First Manhattan Company

                  •  

                    17,007

                  • -0.18%

                  • 1.04

                  • Budros Ruhlin & Roe Inc

                  •  

                    17,000

                  • +9,344.44%

                  • 1.04

                  • Capital World Investors

                  •  

                    11,910

                  • +0.68%

                  • 0.73

                  • Ruane, Cunniff & Goldfarb Inc

                  •  

                    10,461

                  • -1.13%

                  • 0.64

                  • Davis Selected Advisers

                  •  

                    8,058

                  • -5.71%

                  • 0.49

                  • Envestnet Asset Management, Inc.

                  •  

                    6,734

                  • -7.74%

                  • 0.41

                  • Hikari Power Ltd

                  •  

                    6,191

                  • +947.55%

                  • 0.38

                  • Gardner Russo & Gardner

                  •  

                    5,072

                  • -0.72%

                  • 0.31

                  Company Profile

                  Sector

                  Financial Services

                  Industry

                  Insurance – Diversified

                  Type

                  Aggressive Growth

                  Style

                  Large Core

                  Berkshire Hathaway Inc was incorporated in the state of Delaware on June 16, 1998 under the name NBH, Inc. The Company is a holding company owning subsidiaries engaged in a number of diverse business activities, including insurance a...morend reinsurance, freight rail transportation, utilities and energy, finance, manufacturing, service and retailing. The Company’s insurance and reinsurance business activities are conducted through numerous domestic and foreign-based insurance entities. Its insurance businesses provide insurance and reinsurance of property and casualty risks world-wide and also reinsure life, accident and health risks internationally. The Company’s insurance underwriting operations are comprised of the sub-groups namely GEICO and its subsidiaries; General Re and its subsidiaries; Berkshire...more Hathaway Reinsurance Group; and Berkshire Hathaway Primary Group. General Re’s property/casualty reinsurance business in North America is conducted through General Reinsurance Corporation, domiciled in Delaware and licensed in the District of Columbia and all states but Hawaii where it is an accredited reinsurer. Property/casualty operations in North America are headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut, and are also conducted through 16 branch offices in the U.S. and Canada. Reinsurance activities are marketed directly to clients without involving a broker or intermediary. General Re’s North American and international life, health, long-term care and disability reinsurance coverages are written on an individual and group basis. Most of this business is written on a proportional treaty basis, with the exception of the U.S. group health and disability business which is predominately written on an excess treaty basis. Lesser amounts of life and disability business are written on a facultative basis. The life/health business is marketed on a direct basis. The Company’s apparel manufacturing businesses include manufacturers of a number of clothing and footwear. Businesses engaged in the manufacture and distribution of clothing products includes Fruit of the Loom, Russell Corporation, Vanity Fair Brands, Garan and Fechheimer Brothers. Its footwear businesses include H.H. Brown Shoe Group and Justin Brands.lessless

                  Key People

                  Warren E. Buffett

                  CEO/Chairman of the Board/Director

                  Mr. Charles T. Munger

                  Director/Vice Chairman of the Board

                  Marc D. Hamburg

                  CFO/Senior VP

                  Daniel J. Jaksich

                  Chief Accounting Officer/Controller/Vice President

                  Donald R. Keough

                  Director

                  • Berkshire Hathaway Inc

                  • 3555 Farnam Street

                  • Omaha, NE 68131

                  • USA.Map

                  • Phone: +1 402 346-1400

                  • Fax: +1 402 346-3375

                  • berkshirehathaway.com

                  Incorporated

                  1998

                  Employees

                  302,000

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