Berkshire Hathaway Inc (NYSE:BRK.A) nearing 52 week high


Berkshire Hathaway Inc (NYSE:BRK.A)’s smart play is paying off. Warren Buffet’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc (NYSE:BRK.A) stood at 210,000 dollars per share at the closing of the market on Friday, little behind its 52 week high benchmark. Berkshire Hathaway Inc (NYSE:BRK.A)’s top ten stocks have brought in over 920 million dollars in just over two months. This is a vivid picture of Berkshire Hathaway Inc (NYSE:BRK.A)’s success and Warren’s influential mind.

Wells Fargo & Co. (NYSE: WFC) is Berkshire Hathaway Inc (NYSE:BRK.A)’s top money earner. Buffet owns 8.9 percent of the company shares that equals to 24.6 billion dollars. This shows a raise of 1.2 billion since past August. The company’s overall shares rose up by 17 percent in the past year.

The Coca-Cola Co. (NYSE: KO) is Berkshire Hathaway Inc (NYSE:BRK.A)’s other money accumulator and one of Warren Buffet’s favorite stock. Berkshire Hathaway Inc (NYSE:BRK.A) owns 9.12 percent of the overall stock. By Friday, Berkshire Hathaway Inc (NYSE:BRK.A)’s stake amounted for 16.7 billion dollars, a bit low since August’s reading 16.9. On the whole, The Coca-Cola Co. (NYSE: KO) shares shot up by 1.4 percent in the past month.

American Express Co (NYSE:AXP) is also one of Warren Buffet’s investments major. Berkshire Hathaway Inc (NYSE:BRK.A) holds 14.49 percent of the outstanding stock. By Friday, the value of the stock had become 13.6 billion, down by 800 million since August. This is probably because American Express Co (NYSE:AXP) shares are waning, by 0.9 percent.

International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE: IBM) was a misfire in Warren Buffet’s investments. The company lost 12.35 percent in the past one year; Berkshire Hathaway Inc (NYSE:BRK.A) owns 7.03 percent of shares and at the conclusion of the market on Friday this percentage amounted to 11.4 billion, down by a serious 12.7 billion.

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) also gave Berkshire Hathaway Inc (NYSE:BRK.A) a tough time since the decline over the past 12 months. The company’s shares dropped by 3 percent, however Berkshire Hathaway Inc (NYSE:BRK.A)’s stake produced significant money: 4.47 billion dollars as compared to 4.4 in August.

Berkshire Hathaway Inc (NYSE:BRK.A) also holds 1.95 percent in The Procter & Gamble Co. (NYSE: PG), which amounted to 4.1 billion dollars in August. Berkshire Hathaway Inc (NYSE:BRK.A)’s stake rested at 4.6 billion dollars, courtesy 7.2 percent elevation over the past 12 months.

Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE: XOM) slipped on the market by 4.4 percent. Berkshire Hathaway Inc (NYSE:BRK.A)’s 0.96 percent stake amounted to 3.96 billion, as compared 4.1 billion dollars in August.

U.S. Bancorp (NYSE: USB) brought some good news for Buffett, by gaining 5.5 percent in share price. Berkshire Hathaway Inc (NYSE:BRK.A) holds 4.4 percent of the company amounting to 3.4 billion dollars now, which means a 900 million rise.

Berkshire Hathaway Inc (NYSE:BRK.A) owns 11.68 in Moody’s Corp. (NYSE: MCO) and the company’s stock went up to 2.4 billion as compared to the 2.2 billion in August. It’s investment in The Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (NYSE: GS) gained 7.2 percent in the past one year. Berkshire Hathaway Inc (NYSE:BRK.A) owns 2.87 percent of the company, translating to 2.5 billion dollars, as of Friday. Past August, the stake was riveted at 2.1 billion dollars.