Shares of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl A
rose 1.02% to $381,680.00 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around grim trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
falling 1.31% to 3,819.72 and Dow Jones Industrial Average
falling 0.39% to 31,270.09. This was the stock’s third consecutive day of gains. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl A hit a new 52-week high, surpassing its previous peak of $380,000.00, which the company reached on March 2nd.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Honeywell International Inc.
rose 0.21% to $207.01, 3M Co.
rose 0.54% to $178.06, and General Electric Co.
rose 3.54% to $13.44. Trading volume (2,360) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 677.