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

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Shares of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B advanced 1.39% to $302.01 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 1.76% to 3,960.28 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 1.17% to 32,246.55. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B closed $60.09 below its 52-week high ($362.10), which the company reached on March 29th.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Honeywell International Inc. rose 0.54% to $189.14, General Electric Co. rose 2.46% to $91.97, and Illinois Tool Works Inc. rose 0.78% to $230.34. Trading volume (6.3 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 3.6 M.

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