Berkshire Hathaway


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Berkshire Hathaway

A company that holds a wide variety of investments for shareholders. It was founded in 1839 as a textile manufacturing company. In 1962, Warren Buffett began buying its shares and eventually took a controlling stake in the company. Buffett expanded Berkshire Hathaway into insurance and used the proceeds to finance other investments. Buffett used the value investing philosophy in picking Berkshire's investments, which in general have been highly profitable. For example, these investments returned 76% to shareholders between 2000 and 2010. It often is held up as a primary example of the success of value investing.
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The Berkshire Hathaway brand is one of the most trusted brand names in the world.
Berkshire Hathaway and its subsidiaries engage in diverse business activities including property and casualty insurance and reinsurance, utilities and energy, freight rail transportation, finance, manufacturing, retailing and services.
Berkshire Hathaway and SEC could not immediately be reached for comment by Reuters outside of regular U.
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After the close of the transaction, Lubrizol will operate as a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway and will remain located at its Wickliffe, OH headquarters.
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