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How Berkshire’s Portfolio Has Performed in 1Q18

Robert Karr
How Berkshire’s Portfolio Has Performed in 1Q18

Berkshire Hathaway’s (BRK.B) investment portfolio grew to $191 billion in 4Q17 on an increase in its stakes in existing companies and a rise in the valuations of its holdings. In 1Q18, the company is expected to see its investment portfolio valuation fall, as major holdings have seen erosion in the range of 3%–22%. Berkshire could also look to add stakes at their current valuations, as lower prices are offering better valuations.