• Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway reports a $12B 2Q profit

    2 monthes ago - By Chron

    Berkshire Hathaway Inc. on Saturday reported a $12 billion second-quarter profit.
    Warren Buffett's conglomerate reported a profit of $4.87 per Class B share. A year ago, Berkshire reported $4.3 billion in net income, or $1.73 per Class B share.
    Buffett has long said Berkshire's operating earnings offer a better view of quarterly performance because they exclude investments and derivatives, which can vary widely.
    By that measure, Berkshire reported operating earnings of $6.9 billion, or about $2.79 per Class B share. That's up from $4.1 billion, or about $1.67 per B share, a year...
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  • Berkshire Hathaway profit surges as economy gives Buffett a boost

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Berkshire Hathaway Inc, the conglomerate run by billionaire Warren Buffett, on Saturday reported a 67 percent increase in quarterly operating profit, as insurance underwriting rebounded and several businesses benefited from a growing economy and improving demand.
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  • Berkshire profit surges as insurance, other businesses gain

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Saturday reported a 67 percent increase in quarterly operating profit, as its insurance underwriting operations rebounded from a poor quarter and several business units benefited from economic growth and improving demand.
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