Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway ( BRK.A) posted first-quarter profit on Friday of $4.89 billion, or $2,977 a class A share, up 51% from $3.25 billion a year earlier. Berkshire Hathaway said revenue rose 15% to $43.87 billion from $38.15 billion a year earlier. Buffett is expected Monday to do a number of TV interviews following Berkshire Hathaway's shareholders' meeting over the weekend. Berkshire Hathaway Shareholder Meeting: Blog Recap
Tyson Foods ( TSN), the beef, chicken and pork processor, is expected by analysts on Monday to post second-quarter earnings of 45 cents a share on revenue of $8.58 billion.
Sysco ( SYY), the food distributor, is expected by Wall Street to report fiscal third-quarter earnings of 43 cents a share on revenue of $11.1 billion. Hot Cyclical Trades; Learning From Heinz: Cramer's Best Blogs
General Motors ( GM) and its joint ventures in China sold 261,870 vehicles there in April, up 15.3% from a year earlier, GM said Monday.
Anadarko Petroleum ( APC) is forecast to post first-quarter earnings on Monday of 94 cents a share on revenue of $3.49 billion.
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