- The company is known for its control and leadership by Warren Buffett, who serves as chairman and chief executive, and Charlie Munger, the company's vice chairman. In the early part of his career at Berkshire, Buffett focused on long-term investments in publicly traded companies, but more recently he has more frequently bought whole companies.
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For the fiscal year 2019, Berkshire Hathaway reported earnings of US$ 81.4 billion, with an annual revenue of US$ 254.6 billion, an increase of 2.7% over the previous fiscal cycle. Berkshire Hathaway's market capitalization was valued at over US$ 496 billion in September 2018.
Jul 15, 2020 · Berkshire Hathaway Inc. "Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2019," page K-1. Accessed Jul. 14, 2020. Accessed Jul. 14, 2020. Berkshire Hathaway Energy.
On August 20, 2014, Berkshire Hathaway was fined $896,000 for failing to report December 9, 2013, purchase of shares in USG Corporation as required. In 2009, Buffett invested $2.6 billion as a part of Swiss Re's campaign to raise equity capital. Berkshire Hathaway already owned a 3% stake, with rights to own more than 20%.
May 04, 2019 · Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger lead the 2019 Berkshire Hathaway Shareholders Meeting.
May 06, 2019 · Afternoon Session - 2019 Meeting. Buffett has a “feeling” the U.K. vote for Brexit was a mistake, but it doesn’t dampen his enthusiasm to do a deal there. He also says Berkshire is strong on the environment but won’t spend time and money compiling reports for activists, and predicts Elon Musk’s plan for Tesla to sell auto insurance ...
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