Shares of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B
slid 1.33% to $227.87 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
falling 1.93% to 3,714.24 and Dow Jones Industrial Average
falling 2.03% to 29,982.62. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B closed $8.37 short of its 52-week high ($236.24), which the company reached on January 19th.
Despite its losses, the stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as Honeywell International Inc.
fell 3.68% to $195.37, 3M Co.
fell 4.23% to $175.66, and General Electric Co.
fell 3.70% to $10.68.true Trading volume (6.3 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 5.2 M.