Shares of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B
inched 0.21% higher to $263.62 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.15% to 4,079.95 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.05% to 33,446.26. This was the stock’s fourth consecutive day of gains. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B closed $3.88 short of its 52-week high ($267.50), which the company reached on March 10th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Wednesday, as Honeywell International Inc.
fell 0.31% to $218.50, 3M Co.
rose 0.06% to $194.95, and General Electric Co.
fell 0.07% to $13.39. Trading volume (3.5 M) remained 2.0 million below its 50-day average volume of 5.5 M.