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BRK.A467390.00-6050.00 (-1.28%)
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Company Info

Industry Multi-Line Insurance
Sector Finance
Employees 360,000
CEO Mr. Warren Edward Buffett
Address 3555 Farnam Street Suite 1440, Omaha, NE 68131
Phone 1.402.346.1400

Berkshire Hathaway, Inc. engages in the provision of property and casualty insurance and reinsurance, utilities and energy, freight rail transportation, finance, manufacturing, and retailing services. It operates through following segments: GEICO, Berkshire Hathaway Reinsurance Group, Berkshire Hathaway Primary Group, Burlington Northern Santa Fe, LLC (BNSF), Berkshire Hathaway Energy, McLane Company, Manufacturing, and Service and Retailing. The GEICO segment is involved in underwriting private passenger automobile insurance mainly by direct response methods. The Berkshire Hathaway Reinsurance Group segment consists of underwriting excess-of-loss and quota-share and facultative reinsurance worldwide. The Berkshire Hathaway Primary Group segment is comprised of underwriting multiple lines of property and casualty insurance policies for primarily commercial accounts. The BNSF segment operates railroad systems in North America. The Berkshire Hathaway Energy segment deals with regulated electric and gas utility, including power generation and distribution activities, and real estate brokerage activities. The McLane Company segment offers wholesale distribution of groceries and non-food items. The Manufacturing segment includes industrial and end-user products, building products, and apparel. The Service and Retailing segment provides fractional aircraft ownership programs, aviation pilot training, electronic components distribution, and various retailing businesses, including automobile dealerships, and trailer and furniture leasing. The company was founded by Oliver Chace in 1839 and is headquartered in Omaha, NE.

Statement Summary

as of 4:10 ET PM 01/19/2022
Total Assets (MRQ) 920.8 B
Total Liabilities (MRQ) 439.7 B
Shareholders’ Equity (MRQ) 481.1 B
Total Revenue (Annual) 70.6 B
Net Income (Annual) 10.3 B

Earnings And Estimates

as of 4:10 ET PM 01/19/2022

Current Qtr EPS Estimate 4,230.87
Current FY EPS Estimate 17,517.77
Long Term EPS Growth Estimate -5.60
Next Expected Earnings Date //

BRK.A vs S&P 500

as of 01/19/2022
Relative To
S&P 500
4 Weeks n/a n/a
12 Weeks n/a n/a
YTD n/a n/a

Earnings Surprises

as of 4:10 ET PM 01/19/2022
Fiscal Quarter Estimate Actual Surprise
09/2021 4,536.17 4,302.70 -5.15%
06/2021 3,767.72 4,404.65 +16.91%
03/2021 3,792.36 4,571.96 +20.56%
12/2020 3,413.01 3,223.13 -5.56%
09/2020 3,587.63 3,447.19 -3.91%
06/2020 3,182.06 3,424.31 +7.61%
03/2020 3,796.90 3,608.56 -4.96%
12/2019 3,589.34 2,713.99 -24.39%

Financial Strength

as of 4:10 ET PM 01/19/2022
Pre-Tax Margin 17.69
Net Margin -69.35
Operating Margin 11.30
Return On Equity 19.37
Return On Assets 9.82
Inventory Turnover (TTM) 10.90
Sales Growth (MRQ) 3.19


as of 4:10 PM ET 01/19/2022
Price/Earnings (TTM) 8.66
Price/Book (MRQ) 1.53
Price/Cash Flow (TTM) 17.30
Book Value (MRQ) 316.00
Quick Ratio (MRQ) 4.48
Current Ratio (MRQ) 4.91
Total Debt/Equity (MRQ) 0.26

Short Interest

as of 4:10 PM ET 01/20/2022
% Short - 0.09%
% Remaining Float - 99.91%
Current Last Month
Short Interest Date 12/31/2021 12/15/2021
Short Interest Shares 328 443
Short Interest Ratio 0.2 0.3
Total Assets 0,0.00 0,0.00
Total Liabilities 0,0.00 0,0.00
Total Equity 0,0.00 0,0.00
Total Revenue 0,0.00 0,0.00
EBT Exc.
Unusual Items
0,0.00 0,0.00
Net Income 0,0.00 0,0.00
Cash from
0,0.00 0,0.00
Cash from
0,0.00 0,0.00
Cash from
Fin. Activities
0,0.00 0,0.00




Balance Sheet

Cash And Equivalents 0,0.00
Receivables 0,0.00
Inventories 0,0.00
Other Current Assets 0,0.00
Total Current Assets 0,0.00
Property, Plant & Equipment, Gross 0,0.00
Accumulated Depreciation & Depletion 0,0.00
Property, Plant & Equipment, Net 0,0.00
Intangibles 0,0.00
Other Non-Current Assets 0,0.00
Total Non-Current Assets 0,0.00
Liabilities & Shareholder Equity
Accounts Payable 0,0.00
Short Term Debt 0,0.00
Total Current Liabilities 0,0.00
Long Term Debt 0,0.00
Deferred Income Taxes 0,0.00
Other Non-Current Liabilities 0,0.00
Minority Interest 0,0.00
Total Non-Current Liabilities 0,0.00
Preferred Stock Equity 0,0.00
Common Stock Equity 0,0.00
Common Par 0,0.00
Additional Paid In Capital 0,0.00
Cumulative Translation Adjustment 0,0.00
Retained Earnings 0,0.00
Treasury Stock 0,0.00
Other Equity Adjustments 0,0.00
Total Capitalization 0,0.00
Total Common Shares Outstanding 0,0.00
Preferred Shares 0,0.00
Treasury Shares 0,0.00
Basic Weighted Shares Outstanding 0,0.00
Diluted Weighted Shares Outstanding 0,0.00
Number Of Employees 0,0.00
Number Of Part-Time Employees 0,0.00


EBT Excluding Unusual Items


Income Statement

Sales 0,0.00
Cost Of Sales 0,0.00
Gross Operating Profit 0,0.00
Selling, General, And Administrative Expenses 0,0.00
Research & Development 0,0.00
Operating Income Before D & A (EBITDA) 0,0.00
Depreciation & Amortization 0,0.00
Interest Income 0,0.00
Other Income - Net 0,0.00
Special Income / Charges 0,0.00
Total Income Before Interest Expenses (EBIT) 0,0.00
Interest Expense 0,0.00
Pre-Tax Income 0,0.00
Income Taxes 0,0.00
Minority Interest 0,0.00
Net Income From Continuing Operations 0,0.00
Net Income From Discontinued Operations 0,0.00
Net Income From Total Operations 0,0.00
Extraordinary Income/Losses 0,0.00
Income From Cum. Effect Of Acct. Change 0,0.00
Income From Tax Loss Carryforward 0,0.00
Other Gains / Losses 0,0.00
Total Net Income 0,0.00
Normalized Income
(Net Income From Continuing Operations,
Ex. Special Income / Charge)
Preferred Dividends 0,0.00
Net Income Available To Common 0,0.00
Basic EPS From Continuing Ops. 0,0.00
Basic EPS From Discontinued Ops. 0,0.00
Basic EPS From Total Operations 0,0.00
Basic EPS From Extraordinary Inc. 0,0.00
Basic EPS From Cum Effect Of Accounting Change 0,0.00
Basic EPS From Tax Loss Carryf'd. 0,0.00
Basic EPS From Other Gains (Losses) 0,0.00
Basic EPS, Total 0,0.00
Basic Normalized Net Income/Share 0,0.00
EPS From Continuing Ops. 0,0.00
EPS From Discontinued Ops 0,0.00
EPS From Total Ops. 0,0.00
EPS From Extraord. Inc. 0,0.00
EPS From Cum Effect of Accounting Change 0,0.00
EPS From Tax Loss Carfd. 0,0.00
EPS From Other Gains (L) 0,0.00
EPS, Total 0,0.00
Diluted Normalized Net Inc/Shr
(Net Income From Continuing Operations,
Ex. Special Income / Charge)
Dividends Paid Per Share 0,0.00




Cash Flow Statement

Cash Flow From Operating Activities
Net Income (Loss) 0,0.00
Operating Gains/Losses 0,0.00
Gross Operating Profit 0,0.00
(Increase) Decrease In Receivables 0,0.00
(Increase) Decrease In Inventories 0,0.00
(Increase) Decrease In Other Current Assets 0,0.00
(Decrease) Increase In Other Current Liabilities 0,0.00
(Increase) Decrease In Other Working Capital 0,0.00
Other Non-Cash Items 0,0.00
Net Cash From Continuing Operations 0,0.00
Net Cash From Discontinued Operations 0,0.00
Cash Provided By Investing Activities
Net Cash From Total Operating Activities 0,0.00
Sale Of Property, Plant & Equipment 0,0.00
Cash Used For Investing Activities
Sale Of Short-Term Investments 0,0.00
Purchases Of Property, Plant & Equipment 0,0.00
Acquisitions 0,0.00
Purchases Of Short-Term Investments 0,0.00
Other Cash From Investing Activities 0,0.00
Cash Provided by Financing Activities
Net Cash From Investing Activities 0,0.00
Issuance Of Debt 0,0.00
Cash Used For Financing Activities
Issuance Of Capital Stock 0,0.00
Repayment Of Long-Term Debt 0,0.00
Repurchase Of Capital Stock 0,0.00
Payment Of Cash Dividends 0,0.00
Other Financing Charges, Net 0,0.00
Net Cash From Financing Activities 0,0.00
Effect Of Exchange Rate Changes 0,0.00
Net Change In Cash & Cash Equivalents 0,0.00

Earnings Estimates

as of 4:10 ET PM 01/19/2022
Current Qtr
Next Qtr
Consensus Estimate $4,230.87 $4,600.91
# of Estimates 4 3
High Estimate $4,808.84 $4,734.00
Low Estimate $3,823.00 $4,467.77
Year Ago EPS $23,015.00 $7,638.00
Year Over Year Growth Estimate -81.62% -39.76%
Current Yr
Next Yr
Consensus Estimate $17,517.77 $18,960.55
# of Estimates 5 5
High Estimate $17,942.51 $20,452.96
Low Estimate $17,115.00 $18,260.00
Year Ago EPS $13,741.91 $17,517.77
Year Over Year Growth Estimate 27.48% 8.24%
Current Qtr
Next Qtr
Current Year
Next Year
Consensus Estimate $4,230.87 $4,600.91 $17,517.77 $18,960.55
# of Estimates 4 3 5 5
High Estimate $4,808.84 $4,734.00 $17,942.51 $20,452.96
Low Estimate $3,823.00 $4,467.77 $17,115.00 $18,260.00
Year Ago EPS $23,015.00 $7,638.00 $13,741.91 $17,517.77
Year Over Year Growth Estimate -81.62% -39.76% 27.48% 8.24%

Insider Information Summary

as of 12/31/1969
% Insiders - 42.58%
% Remaining Total Shares - 57.42%
Current 1 Month
Net Insider Transaction 0.00 0.00
Shares Bought 0.00 0.00
Shares Sold 0.00 0.00

Insider Activity

Transaction Date Insider/Title Transaction Type Market Value Shares Average Price Current Holdings


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