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Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK-B)

Equity · Currency in USD · Last updated Jun 25, 2022

Trading Data

Previous Close$267.52
Year Range$267.52 - $359.57
EMA (50)$305.82
EMA (200)$305.62
Average Volume$4.54M
Market Capitalization$594.83B

BRK-BShare Price Chart

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The chart shows the growth of $10,000 invested in Berkshire Hathaway Inc. on Jan 5, 2010 and compares it to the S&P 500 index or another benchmark. It would be worth nearly $42,024 for a total return of roughly 320.24%. All prices are adjusted for splits and dividends.

BRK-B (Berkshire Hathaway Inc.)
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BRK-BReturns in periods

Returns over 1 year are annualized


BRK-BMonthly Returns Heatmap

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BRK-BSharpe Ratio Chart

The Sharpe ratio shows whether the portfolio's excess returns are due to smart investment decisions or a result of taking a higher risk. The higher a portfolio's Sharpe ratio, the better its risk-adjusted performance.

The current Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Sharpe ratio is 0.06. A Sharpe ratio between 0 and 1.0 is considered sub-optimal.

The chart below displays rolling 12-month Sharpe Ratio.

BRK-B (Berkshire Hathaway Inc.)
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BRK-BDividend History

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. doesn't pay dividends

BRK-BDrawdowns Chart

The Drawdowns chart displays portfolio losses from any high point along the way.

BRK-B (Berkshire Hathaway Inc.)
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BRK-BWorst Drawdowns

The table below shows the maximum drawdowns of the Berkshire Hathaway Inc.. A maximum drawdown is an indicator of risk. It shows a reduction in portfolio value from its maximum due to a series of losing trades.

The maximum drawdown since January 2010 for the Berkshire Hathaway Inc. is 29.57%, recorded on Mar 23, 2020. It took 166 trading sessions for the portfolio to recover.



To Bottom


To Recover



-29.57%Jan 21, 202044Mar 23, 2020166Nov 16, 2020210
-25.6%Mar 29, 202260Jun 23, 2022
-24.38%Mar 1, 2011144Sep 22, 2011246Sep 13, 2012390
-18.69%Dec 19, 2014275Jan 25, 2016203Nov 10, 2016478
-16.09%Oct 10, 201852Dec 24, 2018244Dec 12, 2019296
-15.98%Mar 8, 201064Jun 7, 201070Sep 15, 2010134
-14.89%Feb 2, 2018101Jun 27, 201857Sep 18, 2018158
-9.04%Mar 2, 201754May 17, 201753Aug 2, 2017107
-8.54%Jul 23, 2013137Feb 5, 201419Mar 5, 2014156
-6.79%Jun 7, 202130Jul 19, 2021104Dec 14, 2021134

BRK-BVolatility Chart

Current Berkshire Hathaway Inc. volatility is 37.78%. The chart below shows the rolling 10-day volatility. Volatility is a statistical measure showing how big price swings are in either direction. The higher asset volatility, the riskier it is, because the price movements are less predictable.

BRK-B (Berkshire Hathaway Inc.)
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