Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B stock falls Friday, underperforms market

Shares of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B BRK.B,
shed 0.29% to $ 351.88 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX,
+ 0.34%
rising 0.34% to 4,545.86 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA,
+ 0.40%
rising 0.40% to 34,818.27. This was the stock’s second consecutive day of losses. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B closed $ 10.22 below its 52-week high ($ 362.10), which the company reached on March 29th.

The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Honeywell International Inc. HON,
+ 0.75%
rose 0.75% to $ 196.03, 3M Co. MMM,
+ 0.54%
rose 0.54% to $ 149.69, and General Electric Co. GE,
+ 1.08%
rose 1.08% to $ 92.49. Trading volume (4.1 M) remained 1.5 million below its 50-day average volume of 5.6 M.

Editor’s Note: This story was auto-generated by Automated Insights, an automation technology provider, using data from Dow Jones and FactSet. See our market data terms of use.

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