Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B stock rises Tuesday, outperforms market
Shares of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B (BRK) rose 1.14% to $307.19 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index (SPX) falling 1.22% to 4,356.45 and Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) falling 0.19% to 34,297.73. The stock's rise snapped a five-day losing streak. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B closed $17.22 below its 52-week high ($324.41), which the company reached on January 14th.
Trading volume (6.2 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 4.8 M.