Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.B)

Last Closing Price: 320.60 (2023-05-26)

Company Description

Berkshire Hathaway is a holding company, which owns subsidiaries in insurance, rail roads, utilities, manufacturing services, retail and home building. The most important of these are insurance businesses conducted on both a primary basis and insurance basis, a freight rail transportation business and a group of utility and energy generation and distribution businesses. It has four major operating sectors - The Insurance group (includes GEICO, Government Employees Insurance Company writes private passenger automobile insurance); General Re (conducts reinsurance business, offering property and casualty, life and health coverage to clients worldwide); Berkshire Hathaway Reinsurance Group (underwrites excess-of-loss reinsurance and quota-share coverage for insurers and reinsurers globally); Berkshire Hathaway Primary Group (comprises a wide variety of independently-managed insurance businesses that principally write liability coverage for commercial accounts).

Financials, Fundamental Metrics & Ratios
Revenue (Most Recent Fiscal Year) $302.09B
Net Income (Most Recent Fiscal Year) $-22.82B
PE Ratio (Current Year Earnings Estimate) 19.66
PE Ratio (Trailing 12 Months) 22.16
PEG Ratio (Long Term Growth Estimate) 2.81
Price to Sales Ratio (Trailing 12 Months) 2.20
Price to Book Ratio (Most Recent Quarterly Book Value per Share) 1.36
Price to Cash Ratio (Most Recent Annual Cash Flow per Share) 16.90
Pre-Tax Margin (Trailing 12 Months) 1.58%
Net Margin (Trailing 12 Months) 2.28%
Return on Equity (Trailing 12 Months) 6.60%
Return on Assets (Trailing 12 Months) 3.39%
Current Ratio (Most Recent Fiscal Quarter) 0.28
Quick Ratio (Most Recent Fiscal Quarter) 0.28
Debt to Common Equity (Most Recent Fiscal Quarter) 0.00
Inventory Turnover (Trailing 12 Months) --
Book Value per Share (Most Recent Fiscal Quarter) $218.74
Earnings per Share (Most Recent Fiscal Quarter) $3.69
Earnings per Share (Most Recent Fiscal Year) $13.97
Diluted Earnings per Share (Trailing 12 Months) $3.46
Exchange NYSE
Sector Financial Services
Industry Insurance - Diversified
Common Shares Outstanding 2.17B
Free Float 2.04B
Market Capitalization $697.22B
Average Volume (Last 20 Days) 3.01M
Beta (Past 60 Months) 0.87
Percentage Held By Insiders (Latest Annual Proxy Report) 6.05%
Percentage Held By Institutions (Latest 13F Reports) 37.36%
Annual Dividend (Based on Last Quarter) $0.00
Dividend Yield (Based on Last Quarter) 0.00%