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

Shares of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B BRK.B, +0.42% inched 0.42% higher to $311.86 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX, +1.47% rising 1.47% to 4,179.76 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -0.11% falling 0.11% to 34,053.94. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. … Read more

Ferrari Couldn’t Be Stopped Last Year

Image: Ferrari Ferrari can do no wrong, Tesla’s suppliers are peeved at its price shenanigans and electric semis have a big problem. All that and more in this Thursday edition of The Morning Shift for February 2, 2023. 1st Gear: Never Bet Against the Horse It must be a ball running Ferrari, the one manufacturer … Read more

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

Shares of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B BRK.B, +1.36% rallied 1.36% to $311.52 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX, +1.46% rising 1.46% to 4,076.60 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, +1.09% rising 1.09% to 34,086.04. The stock’s rise snapped … Read more

2 Natural-Gas Stocks to Play the Coming Rebound

The collapse in natural-gas prices in recent months has generated a fraction of the attention of the run-up of the first half of 2022. But it could dent 2023 profits industrywide—and dampen inflation by reducing heating and electricity costs this year. Natural gas traded on Friday at $2.90 per million British thermal units, down 8% … Read more

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

Shares of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B BRK.B, +1.27% advanced 1.27% to $320.37 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX, +1.28% rising 1.28% to 3,969.61 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, +0.80% rising 0.80% to 33,973.01. This was the stock’s … Read more

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

Shares of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B BRK.B, +0.26% inched 0.26% higher to $316.35 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX, +0.70% rising 0.70% to 3,919.25 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, +0.56% rising 0.56% to 33,704.10. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. … Read more

Berkshire Hathaway Could Face Big Tax Hit if Bull Market Resumes

Berkshire Hathaway could face a sizable tax bill if the bull market resumes this year. Ever since a 15% corporate minimum tax was included in the Inflation Reduction Act in 2022, there has been uncertainty about whether corporations would owe taxes on paper profits, or unrealized capital gains, on stocks starting this year. The treatment … Read more

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

Shares of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B BRK.B, +1.85% rallied 1.85% to $318.69 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX, +2.28% rising 2.28% to 3,895.08 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, +2.13% rising 2.13% to 33,630.61. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl … Read more

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B stock outperforms the market despite losses on the day

Shares of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B BRK.B, -0.52% shed 0.52% to $312.90 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX, -1.16% falling 1.16% to 3,808.10 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -1.02% falling 1.02% to 32,930.08. The stock’s fall snapped a … Read more

I Changed My Investment Strategy This Year and Prepared for How It Went

Barron’s Staff Illustration Text size In recent weeks, I’ve gone from passive investor to a sort of living room corporate treasurer, scrounging for ways to boost the yields of my portfolio by a few basis points. I’ve had to wrestle with the big questions, think hard about the bond market, and guess where inflation is … Read more