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Morning Stock Alert: Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK-A)

Today’s top gainers include the company Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK-A) which is in the industry Property & Casualty Insurance, gaining 0.33% today. In the last week its performance is 0.58%, and -0.97% for the past quarter. Currently, Berkshire Hathaway Inc., BRK-A has a target price of 279375, so today’s gain of 0.33% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.19%.

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK-A), has a market cap of 420.58 B, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 41.38%, and institutional ownership is 23.70%.

At the current price of 256450.09, it has a dividend yield of *TBA, and its target price is 279375. This is with a profit margin of 9.50%, and total debt/equity of 0.35. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK-A) has a P/E of 18.7, as well as a forward P/E of 20.99.

With a current EPS of 13713.21, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 9.90%,Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK-A) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 18.70%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 8.80%.

Performance for the year is 20.40%. Since its IPO date on 3/17/1980, the total performance to date is 5.05%.

Volume today for Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK-A), is 567, while its average volume is 0.32. Whilst the total gain today was 0.33%, it did have a day high of -0.48%.

Volatility for this week has been at 0.75%, and 0.78% for the month. The 52-week low for Berkshire Hathaway Inc., BRK-A has been 25.05%, while the 52-week-high has reached -3.75%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 6.10%, and its return on assets is 3.60%. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK-A) has an operating margin of 13.40%. With a sales growth of 25.00% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Berkshire Hathaway Inc., BRK-A is in the sector Financial, its long-term debt/equity is 0.35, and has a current ratio of *TBA and *TBA for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Berkshire Hathaway Inc.? Well its PEG is 2.13, and the P/S is 1.78, along with a P/B of 1.44. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 4.36.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

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