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

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Shares of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B inched 0.18% higher to $310.42 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 1.19% to 4,019.81 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 0.76% to 33,629.56. This was the stock’s second consecutive day of gains. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B closed $51.68 below its 52-week high ($362.10), which the company achieved on March 29th.

The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Honeywell International Inc. rose 1.20% to $204.46, General Electric Co. rose 2.69% to $79.77, and Illinois Tool Works Inc. rose 1.21% to $229.01. Trading volume (3.1 M) remained 701,764 below its 50-day average volume of 3.8 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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