Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B stock outperforms market on strong trading day

Shares of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B BRK.B,
+ 4.02%
rose 4.02% to $ 278.28 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX,
+ 3.06%
rising 3.06% to 3,911.74 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA,
+ 2.68%
rising 2.68% to 31,500.68. The stock’s rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B closed $ 83.82 below its 52-week high ($ 362.10), which the company achieved on March 29th.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Honeywell International Inc. HON,
+ 3.12%
rose 3.12% to $ 180.02, 3M Co. MMM,
+ 3.21%
rose 3.21% to $ 134.33, and General Electric Co. GE,
+ 4.70%
rose 4.70% to $ 67.08. Trading volume (6.4 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 4.6 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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