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CLOSING UPDATE: Berkshire Hathaway Class A recovers 0.2% - underperforming 86% of stocks 15 June 2018 18:13 EDT

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This is an end of day Alert, produced after today's NYSE market close. It concludes the BSS News Bites intra-day Alert series (summaries below).

Berkshire Hathaway Class A, NYSE's 2nd largest insurance company by market capitalisation, has decreased $US2,043.90 (or 0.7%) today to trade at $US287,626.0 and has underperformed 86% of the market in the past month. Compared with the S&P 500 Index which fell 17.7 points (or 0.6%) in the day, this represented a relative price change of -0.1%.

Technical indicators complementing today's significant downtrend:

+ The negative 994.54 MACD (Moving Average Convergence Divergence) indicator suggests a bearish signal.

+ In the last three months the stock has hit a new 52-week low once.

+ The price dropped 2.2% in the last week and 2.9% in the last month.

Note

Berkshire Hathaway Class A today is at a discount of 11.9% to the 12-month high of $US326,350.0 on 29 Jan, 2018. It is at a premium of 33.9% to the 12-month low of $US214,748.36 on 16 Mar, 2018.

Bullish Signals:

Tobin's Q Ratio is 0.3. Compared with the rest of the market the stock is undervalued and ranks in the top quartile of stock by value of Q Ratio.

Net profit margin has averaged 13.7% in the last 3 years. This is better than the sector average of 11.3% and suggests a high margin of safety.

As per the Du Pont analysis, Return on Equity of 13.1% is better than sector average of 10.1%.

Fundamental measures by comparison with the sector average [in brackets] indicate:

Undervaluation:

Price to Book of 0.9 [1.3]

Return on Equity 13.1% [10.1%]

Return on Assets 6.5% [2.0%]

TODAY'S ALERT

Morning Alert: Berkshire Hathaway Class A decreases 0.9% - underperforming 82% of stocks

15 June 2018 11:17 EDT

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A) has decreased $US2,667.90 (or 0.9%) today to trade at $US287,002.0 and has underperformed 82% of the market in the past month.

RECENT ALERTS

CLOSING UPDATE: Berkshire Hathaway Class A recovers 0.04% - underperforming 87% of stocks

14 June 2018 17:55 EDT

Berkshire Hathaway Class A, NYSE's 2nd largest insurance company by market capitalisation, has decreased $US3,099.10 (or 1.1%) today to trade at $US289,669.90 and has underperformed 87% of the market in the past month. Compared with the S&P 500 Index which rose 6.9 points (or 0.2%) in the day, this represented a relative price change of -1.3%.

Afternoon Alert: Berkshire Hathaway Class A decreases 1.1% - underperforming 82% of stocks

14 June 2018 13:00 EDT

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A) has decreased $US3,213.56 (or 1.1%) today to trade at $US289,555.44 and has underperformed 82% of the market in the past month.

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (N:BRK.A)

ISIN: US0846701086

PermID: 5000218668

CIK: 1067983

CUSIP: 084670108

Source: www.BuySellSignals.com