BRK-A - Berkshire Hathaway Inc.

NYSE - Nasdaq Real Time Price. Currency in USD
285,100.00
-1,599.91 (-0.56%)
As of 1:38PM EDT. Market open.
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Previous Close286,699.91
Open286,780.00
Bid285,115.56 x 800
Ask285,285.91 x 800
Day's Range285,010.00 - 286,546.50
52 Week Range250,000.00 - 326,350.00
Volume90
Avg. Volume285
Market Cap469.018B
Beta0.88
PE Ratio (TTM)11.80
EPS (TTM)24,162.97
Earnings DateN/A
Forward Dividend & YieldN/A (N/A)
Ex-Dividend DateN/A
1y Target Est354,750.00
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  • Amazon, Berkshire and JPMorgan announce CEO of healthcare company
    Yahoo Finance Video47 minutes ago

    Amazon, Berkshire and JPMorgan announce CEO of healthcare company

    Warren Buffett, Jeff Bezos, and Jamie Dimon have found their CEO. Dr. Atul Gawande has been named CEO of the health care company founded by Berkshire Hathaway, Amazon, and JPMorgan in an effort to push down health care costs. Yahoo Finance’s Seana Smith, Dan Roberts and Myles Udland discuss.

  • Atul Gawande named CEO of Buffett-Dimon-Bezos joint ventu...
    CNBC Videos4 hours ago

    Atul Gawande named CEO of Buffett-Dimon-Bezos joint ventu...

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports that Dr. Atul Gawande has been named as the CEO of the health-care venture from Jamie Dimon, Warren Buffett and Jeff Bezos.

  • One of the sharpest critics of the US healthcare system will try to fix it for Amazon, JPMorgan, and Berkshire Hathaway
    Quartz49 minutes ago

    One of the sharpest critics of the US healthcare system will try to fix it for Amazon, JPMorgan, and Berkshire Hathaway

    Executives from Amazon, JPMorgan Chase, and Berkshire Hathaway have named doctor Atul Gawande the CEO of their joint healthcare company, a startup announced in January that’s intended to serve as an alternative medical system for the companies’ employees. Gawande has a long history of criticizing healthcare in the US. In addition to being a surgeon…

  • MarketWatch1 hour ago

    Amazon-Berkshire-JP Morgan health initiative makes an out-of-the-box choice for CEO

    Dr. Atul Gawande, an accomplished surgeon, writer and Harvard professor, has been named the chief executive officer of a new health-care initiative started by Amazon.com Inc., Berkshire Hathaway Inc. and JPMorgan Chase & Co. The new independent venture has as its goal improving health care for the three companies’ more than a million combined U.S. employees, as well as making it more cost-effective. “We said at the outset that the degree of difficulty is high and success is going to require an expert’s knowledge, a beginner’s mind, and a long-term orientation,” Amazon Chief Executive Jeff Bezos said in the Wednesday release.

  • Forbes1 hour ago

    How A Reduction In Hospital Deaths Helped Amazon And Buffett Pick Gawande

    Professor Atul Gawande, M.D. delivers speech during Geisinger Health System A Century of Transformation and Innovation Symposium at Pine Barn Inn on September 25, 2015 in Danville, Pennsylvania. News that Amazon, Warren Buffett and JPMorgan Chase & Co. have picked noted surgeon, speaker and writer Dr. Atul Gawande to run their healthcare venture has the business community wondering what his solutions will be to fix healthcare.

  • The Wall Street Journal1 hour ago

    [$$] Berkshire, Amazon, JPMorgan Pick Surgeon to Lead Health-Care Venture

    as chief executive of their partnership to address rising U.S. employee health-care costs. The appointment of Dr. Gawande, a high-profile surgeon, best-selling author and public-health researcher, is effective July 9, the companies said Wednesday. Dr. Gawande practices general and endocrine surgery at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston and is a professor at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and Harvard Medical School.

  • Amazon, Berkshire, JPMorgan name Atul Gawande CEO of healthcare venture
    Reuters2 hours ago

    Amazon, Berkshire, JPMorgan name Atul Gawande CEO of healthcare venture

    Amazon, Berkshire and JPMorgan announced the venture in January, rattling shares of the healthcare supply chain, including CVS Health Corp and Express Scripts, among others. Amazon and its partners say they will use big-data analysis and other high-tech tools to improve care and cut wasteful spending.

  • Amazon, Buffett, JPMorgan pick Gawande to lead health firm
    Associated Press2 hours ago

    Amazon, Buffett, JPMorgan pick Gawande to lead health firm

    Amazon, JPMorgan Chase and Berkshire Hathaway have picked well-known author and Harvard professor Dr. Atul Gawande to transform the health care they give their employees. Health care researchers have said any possible solutions produced by this new venture will be felt well beyond the estimated 1 million workers the three companies employ in the United States. Other businesses that provide employee health coverage are eager to find solutions for health care costs that often rise faster than inflation and squeeze their budgets in the process.

  • Gawande to head Amazon, Berkshire, JPMorgan venture
    Bloomberg2 hours ago

    Gawande to head Amazon, Berkshire, JPMorgan venture

    Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan have named surgeon and journalist Atul Gawande the CEO of their new healthcare company https://bloom.bg/2ysThJj #tictocnews (Source: Bloomberg)

  • Reuters3 hours ago

    Amazon, Berkshire, JPMorgan name Atul Gawande CEO of healthcare venture

    Berkshire, Amazon and JP Morgan Chase announced in January that they would form a healthcare company aimed at cutting costs for their U.S. employees. The move rattled shares of the healthcare supply chain, including CVS Health and Express Scripts, among others.

  • TheStreet.com3 hours ago

    Warren Buffett Thinking Apple Will be Worth $2 Trillion?

    chief Warren Buffett may be making: $2 trillion Apple valuation. "He clearly views it as a long-term hold, and it will certainly compound over $1 trillion in the not too distant future -- and then double again in the next five years," says former hedge fund manager and Buffett expert Whitney Tilson. The billionaire's holding conglomerate Berkshire Hathaway hiked its stake in Apple by a whopping 23% to 165.3 million shares in the fourth quarter, according to a filing earlier in the year.

  • Investopedia3 hours ago

    Bezos-Buffett-Dimon Health Care Company Names CEO

    In January, the CEOs of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. ( BRK.A), JPMorgan Chase & Co. ( JPM) and Amazon.com Inc. ( AMZN) announced plans to team up for a partnership intended to reduce the rising cost of health care for employees. Dr. Atul Gawande will serve as CEO of the company, which the group says will be "free from profit-making incentives and constraints." Gawande, who currently practices general and endocrine surgery at Boston's Brigham and Women's Hospital and is a professor at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and Harvard Medical School, will assume the position on July 9.

  • Health care venture co-founded by Amazon to be based in Boston
    American City Business Journals4 hours ago

    Health care venture co-founded by Amazon to be based in Boston

    The company also announced a local CEO: Dr. Atul Gawande, who currently works as a general and endocrine surgeon at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and as a professor in the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and Harvard Medical School.

  • TheStreet.com4 hours ago

    3 Things to Know About the New Head of Amazon's Joint Stab at U.S. Healthcare

    The latest disruptor to the U.S. healthcare industry officially has a leader. named Dr. Atul Gawande as the CEO of their joint partnership designed to tackle U.S. employee healthcare. The still unnamed company will be headquartered in Boston and will operate as a non-profit organization.

  • MarketWatch4 hours ago

    Amazon/Berkshire/J.P. Morgan health-care initiative names Dr. Atul Gawande as CEO

    Dr. Atul Gawande, an accomplished surgeon, writer and Harvard professor, has been named the chief executive officer of a new initiative started by Amazon.com Inc. , Berkshire Hathaway Inc. and J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. , with the goal of improving health care for their more than a million combined U.S. employees, as well as making it more cost-effective. The initiative has been expected to shake up the status quo, and even sent shares of companies across the health care industry tumbling after the late January announcement. Previous reports pegged David Feinberg, the chief executive of Geisinger Health System, as the top candidate.

  • Doctor and Journalist Atul Gawande Picked for Dimon-Bezos-Buffett Health Firm
    Bloomberg4 hours ago

    Doctor and Journalist Atul Gawande Picked for Dimon-Bezos-Buffett Health Firm

    Atul Gawande, a surgeon and journalist who has written extensively about the U.S. failure to grapple with rising health-care spending, has been named to head a new health venture for Amazon.com Inc., Berkshire Hathaway Inc. and JPMorgan Chase & Co. The new firm -- meant to help the three companies improve care and lower costs -- will be based in Boston and Gawande will start on July 9. It will be independent from the three firms, whose leaders formed the group as a way of contending with what Berkshire Chief Executive Officer Warren Buffett called a “tapeworm” eating the U.S. economy.

  • Reuters4 hours ago

    Amazon, Berkshire, JPMorgan name CEO for healthcare venture

    Berkshire Hathaway Inc, Amazon.com Inc and JPMorgan Chase & Co on Wednesday named Atul Gawande as the chief executive officer of their health venture. The new company would be based in Boston and operate ...

  • Business Wire4 hours ago

    Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Chase Appoint Dr. Atul Gawande as Chief Executive Officer of Their Newly-Formed Company to Address U.S. Employee Healthcare

    Amazon , Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Chase announced today the next step in their partnership on U.S. employee healthcare with the appointment of Dr.

  • CNBC4 hours ago

    Buffett, Bezos, Dimon appoint Dr. Atul Gawande as CEO of their newly formed health care company

    Dr. Atul Gawande will lead the joint health-care venture between Amazon, J.P. Morgan and Berkshire Hathaway. Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett, J.P. Morgan CEO Jamie Dimon and Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos announced a partnership in January to tackle rising health-care costs.

  • Business Wire4 hours ago

    Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Chase appoint Dr. Atul Gawande as Chief Executive Officer of their newly-formed company to address U.S. employee healthcare

    Amazon , Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Chase announced today the next step in their partnership on U.S. employee healthcare with the appointment of Dr.

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    White Mountains Insurance's Investment Portfolio -- Is This a Mini-Berkshire?

    On the surface, White Mountains Insurance’s business model looks a lot like Berkshire Hathaway’s.

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    White Mountains Insurance's Business Model

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    How the Insurance Business Works, the Quick Version

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