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Berkshire Hath Hld A (NYSE: BRK.A)

$248,121.00 USD $301.00 (0.12%)
Last Price $248121
Net Change $301 (0.12%)
Bid $0
Ask Price $0
Open Price $248100
Previous Close Price $247820
High Price $248690
Low Price $247390
Number of Trades 245
Volume 327
Fifty Two Week High $266445 (2017-03-02)
Fifty Two Week Low $205074 (2016-06-27)
Average Daily Volume 263
Share Outstanding 1,640 Shares
Total Dividend Payout 0/yr
Dividend Yield 0%
1st Quarter Earnings $ ()
2nd Quarter Earnings $ ()
3nd Quarter Earnings $ ()
4th Quarter Earnings $ ()
PE Ratio $23.14
EPS Growth $0
Recent Earnings $
Annual EPS $10582
Last Quarter EPS $
Market Capitalization $406.92B
Insider Shareholders % 0.0539%
Annual Revenue $0B
No. Shares Outstanding 1,640
Inst. Shareholder % 16.86%
Annual Net Income $22.55B
TTM Net Profit Margin $9.54
1-Year Return 16.78%
3-Year Return 29.55%
5-Year Return 106.14%
5-Year Revenue Growth 55.62%
5-Year Earnings Growth 72.05%
5-Year Dividend Growth 0%
Annual Dividend $0
Annual Dividend Yield 0%
Change in EPS YTD %
Dividends per Share $
Stock Split Ratio
Beta 0.83
Berkshire Hathaway Inc. is a holding company owning subsidiaries engaged in a number of diverse business activities. The most important of these are insurance businesses conducted nationwide on a primary basis and worldwide on a reinsurance basis. Berkshire also owns and operates a number of other businesses engaged in a variety of activities, as identified herein.

Today's Berkshire Hathaway Stock Update

Here's a daily update on the Berkshire Hathaway stock price for interested investors, plus some key data on BRK.A stock that's important to know. While we frequently give readers a more detailed Berkshire Hathaway stock price analysis, you can get a quick rundown of key BRK.A numbers here, for May 23, 2017. Berkshire Hathaway shares rose 1.19% or $2,910.00 from the day before, taking the Berkshire Hathaway closing price to $247,820.00. To put this latest Berkshire Hathaway closing price in perspective, here's a look at where the BRK.A share price has traded in the past year... BRK.An is now trading above where it was one-year ago, with the stock price having risen by 16.44% since then.

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The Berkshire Hathaway stock price 52-week high is $266,445.00. That was hit on 3/02/2017. The BRK.A stock 52-week low is $205,074.00, reached on 6/27/2016. Also important to note - BRK.A trading volume yesterday was 200. That's not as much as Berkshire Hathaway stock's average daily trading volume of 482. Let's look at Berkshire Hathaway's market cap, which is shares outstanding multiplied by Berkshire Hathaway's share price. Berkshire Hathaway has a market cap of 406,424,800,000. That means Berkshire Hathaway has a mega market cap, because it's over 200 billion. As of April 2016, Apple has the biggest market cap of all publicly traded companies.

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The current P/E (price/earnings) ratio of Berkshire Hathaway stock is 22.92. That's lower than the March 2016 S&P 500 P/E ratio of about 23. To really gauge if this stock's P/E is high or low, you should compare BRK.A to other companies in the same industry. The current EPS (earnings per share) of BRK.An is 13,713.00. Beta - how closely the stock trades with the overall market, with a beta of 1 meaning it trades in step with the broader index -- for Berkshire Hathaway is 0.83. Berkshire Hathaway stock does not pay a dividend right now. Generally a dividend yield of 2% or more is decent for those investors who want income from dividend stocks. For more info on Berkshire Hathaway stock, check out all the free content we give you at Money Morning. You'll find BRK.A stock news and coverage on dozens of other key stocks, updated daily.

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