Shares of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B BRK.B,
inched 0.42% higher to $302.82 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX,
rising 0.40% to 4,297.14 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA,
rising 0.45% to 33,912.44. This was the stock’s sixth consecutive day of gains. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B closed $59.28 below its 52-week high ($362.10), which the company reached on March 29th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Honeywell International Inc. HON,
rose 0.69% to $202.25, 3M Co. mmmm,
fell 0.53% to $151.43, and General Electric Co. GE,
fell 0.15% to $79.81. Trading volume (2.9 M) remained 1.2 million below its 50-day average volume of 4.1 M.