|Bid||0.00 x 1200|
|Ask||0.00 x 100|
|Day's Range||203.57 - 210.85|
|52 Week Range||184.75 - 224.07|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||0.87|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||8.16|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||N/A (N/A)|
|1y Target Est||251.50|
The latest list of new buys by the best mutual funds shows a focus on large cap stocks like Berkshire, led by Warren Buffett, CVS, Starbucks and Adobe.
On December 5, the AAR (Association of American Railroads) released its rail freight traffic data for week 48, which ended on December 1. The AAR compiles weekly rail data from 12 major US, Mexican, and Canadian railroad companies. The weekly rail figures are segregated into intermodal units and carload traffic. Intermodal units are further divided into truck trailers and containers.
(Reuters) - Indian shares ended higher on Friday, boosted by a surge in Kotak Mahindra Bank Ltd shares on a report that Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc might take a stake in the private-sector ...
Kotak Mahindra shares, which initially surged 14 percent in their sharpest intraday gain in nearly nine years on the CNBC-TV18 report, pared some gains to close up 8.8 percent following the company's statement. A stake acquisition by U.S.-based Berkshire Hathaway may be conducive to Uday Kotak, the billionaire head of Kotak Mahindra Bank, who has been asked by India's central bank to lower his holding in the private-sector lender to 20 percent by the end of this year, and to 15 percent by March 31, 2020.
is in talks to buy a 10 per cent stake, before falling back after a denial from the bank. The bank has been dogged in recent months by uncertainty over its shareholding structure, as founder Uday Kotak races to meet a regulatory deadline to reduce his stake. Mr Kotak currently owns 30 per cent of the bank, but has been ordered by the Reserve Bank of India to reduce this to no more than 20 per cent by the end of this year.
Warren Buffett is becoming the go-to guy for financial services firms around the world which find themselves in a spot of bother. Last year the Sage of Omaha rescued Canada’s Home Capital, a stricken mortgage lender. Uday Kotak, founder and executive vice-chairman, faces a year-end deadline to reduce his near-30 per cent stake in the bank to less than 20.
It is well-known that Warren Buffett (Trades, Portfolio)'s favorite business sector is insurance. Insurance companies were the first businesses he added to Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK.A) (NYSE:BRK.B) when he took over the company and started looking for other operations to diversify the business and reinvest cash flows into. Warning! GuruFocus has detected 3 Warning Sign with BRK.A. Click here to check it out.
In the third quarter of 2018, Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK.A) (NYSE:BRK.B) added several new positions to its equity portfolio. All of the companies the company added were in the financial services sector, which, as I have speculated previously, suggests Warren Buffett (Trades, Portfolio) is handing more power over to his investing lieutenants, primarily Todd Combs, who, before joining Berkshire Hathaway in 2010, ran a hedge fund that specialized in financial stocks. Warning! GuruFocus has detected 3 Warning Sign with BRK.A. Click here to check it out.
The most expensive stock in 2018 is Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. shares are currently going for around $210 a share, Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway has long held its position at the top of the market. Berkshire Hathaway has a recent trading volume of 563, with a longer-term average volume of 328.
Moody's Investors Service has affirmed the Aa1 insurance financial strength (IFS) ratings of National Indemnity Company (NICO) and Columbia Insurance Company (Columbia), lead members of Berkshire Hathaway Reinsurance Group (BHRG). Moody's has also affirmed the Baa3 senior unsecured debt rating of Finial Holdings, Inc. (Finial Holdings), a relatively small downstream holding company within BHRG.
Warning! GuruFocus has detected 2 Warning Sign with HA. When you read something like that, a company like Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) comes to mind. Johnson & Johnson has grown earnings per share by a compound annual rate of 10.5% per year over the last two decades, by 6% per annum in the last decade and 8.2% annualized over the last five years.
Anyone who says that size does not hurt investment performance is selling. Warning! GuruFocus has detected 3 Warning Sign with BRK.A. Click here to check it out. Warren Buffett (Trades, Portfolio) has built a fantastic track record at Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK.A)(NYSE:BRK.B), achieving a 20.9% return per year in 53 years, or a 2,404.748% total accumulated return.
The latest 13F reporting period has come and gone, and Insider Monkey is again at the forefront when it comes to making use of this gold mine of data. We have processed the filings of the more than 700 world-class investment firms that we track and now have access to the collective wisdom contained in […]
Bill Gates (Trades, Portfolio) and Warren Buffett (Trades, Portfolio) are possibly the most successful investors who have ever lived. Over their careers, they have made a string of impressive business decisions, most of which have worked out favorably for these two billionaires. Warning! GuruFocus has detected 3 Warning Sign with BRK.A. Click here to check it out.
A multinational conglomerate has bought a South Carolina-based homebuilder that has a substantial presence in the Triangle, adding to the list of mergers and acquisitions that have rolled through the region’s housing market in the last year.
When Warren Buffett recently bought back nearly $1 billion in Berkshire Hathaway stock, he based the buyback on a share price that was trading below "intrinsic value." With public company values elevated after 10 years of a bull market, valuation analysis like this is important. But intrinsic value is not an easy concept to explain or master, and Buffett has played his cards to his vest when discussing the idea.
Earlier this year, Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK.A) (NYSE:BRK.B) sold its entire International Business Machines (IBM) stake. After acknowledging his calculations on IBM were flawed in mid-2017, Warren Buffett ( Trades , Portfolio ) finally directed Berkshire to exit its investment in the company. At its peak investment in the tech company, the conglomerate held somewhere near $12 billion worth of IBM shares.