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See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Berkshire Hathaway Inc.

IHS Markit

Berkshire Hathaway Inc

NYSE:BRK.B

Score: Negative (21)

1 day at current score.

Downgraded from Neutral on November 16th 2017

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Summary


  • This company ranked negatively compared to the Financials sector despite 2 positive IHS Markit Categories
  • Perception of the company's creditworthiness is neutral
  • ETFs holding this stock are seeing positive inflows but are weakening
  • Bearish sentiment is low
  • Economic output in this company's sector is expanding


Bearish sentiment

Short interest | Positive

Short interest is extremely low for BRK.B with fewer than 1% of shares on loan. This could indicate that investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices are not currently targeting BRK.B.

Money flow

ETF/Index ownership | Negative

ETF activity is negative and may be weakening. The net inflows of $3.56 billion over the last one-month into ETFs that hold BRK.B are among the lowest of the last year and appear to be slowing.

Economic sentiment

PMI by IHS Markit | Positive

According to the latest IHS Markit Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) data, output in the Financials sector is rising. The rate of growth is strong relative to the trend shown over the past year.

Credit worthiness

Credit default swap | Neutral

The current level displays a neutral indicator. BRK.B credit default swap spreads are within the middle of their range for the last three years.

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