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Berkshire Hathaway Inc BRK.B

Market Closed
21 Jun, 20:00
NYSE NYSE
$
409. 62
+0.47
+0.11%
After Hours
$
409. 62
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875.48B Market Cap
- P/E Ratio
0% Div Yield
9,009,400 Volume
- Eps
$ 409.15
Previous Close
Day Range
407.68 410.47
Year Range
330.58 430

BRK.B Chart

Berkshire Hathaway Inc Profile

Insurance‚ÄĒDiversified Industry
Financial Services Sector
Mr. Warren E. Buffett CEO
NYSE Exchange
- ISIN
United States Country
396,500 Employees
- Last Dividend
- Last Split
- IPO Date

Overview

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. is a diversified multinational conglomerate that engages in multiple business operations around the globe. Primarily known for its significant presence in the insurance sector, the company also has robust interests in freight rail transportation and utility businesses. Operating worldwide, Berkshire Hathaway utilizes a subsidiary model to manage its vast range of operations in different industries. Whether it's providing various forms of insurance and reinsurance, operating one of North America's largest railroad systems, or generating and distributing electricity through a myriad of sources, Berkshire Hathaway has mastered diversification. The conglomerate's operations extend into manufacturing, retail, service provision, and even financial services, underpinning its reputation as a behemoth in the global market landscape. Incorporated in 1998 and based in Omaha, Nebraska, Berkshire Hathaway stands as a testament to successful investment and business management strategies, overseen by its legendary CEO, Warren Buffett.

Products and Services

  • Insurance and Reinsurance:

    Providing a broad spectrum of property, casualty, life, accident, and health insurance and reinsurance products to clients worldwide.

  • Freight Rail Transportation:

    Operates extensive railroad systems in North America, contributing significantly to the continent's freight logistics infrastructure.

  • Utilities:

    Generates, transmits, stores, and distributes electricity through a diverse mix of sources including natural gas, coal, and renewables. Also involved in natural gas distribution and infrastructure.

  • Manufacturing:

    Produces a wide range of products including chocolates, specialty chemicals, aerospace components, insulation and roofing, and paint, among others. Engages in building components and home construction too.

  • Retail and Distribution:

    Offers products such as recreational vehicles, apparel, jewelry, and electronics through various retail platforms. Also involved in the distribution of electronic components and logistics services.

  • Services:

    Franchises quick service restaurants, provides professional aviation training, shared aircraft ownership programs, and financial services related to its manufactured and site-built homes.

Contact Information

Address: 3555 Farnam Street
Phone: 402 346 1400