Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B stock rises Friday, still underperforms market

Shares of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B BRK.B,
+ 1.48%
rose 1.48% to $ 278.48 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX,
+ 1.92%
rising 1.92% to 3,863.16 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA,
+ 2.15%
rising 2.15% to 31,288.26. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B closed $ 83.62 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 Friday, as Honeywell International Inc. HON,
+ 1.94%
rose 1.94% to $ 172.80, 3M Co. MMM,
+ 1.42%
rose 1.42% to $ 130.13, and General Electric Co. GE,
+ 2.90%
rose 2.90% to $ 62.86. Trading volume (4.5 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 4.4 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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