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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"We are thrilled for our new partnership with Ron," says Gretchen Pearson, CEO and President, of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Drysdale Properties.
Berkshire Hathaway said this merger brings more opportunities to the Punxsutawney area.
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Berkshire Hathaway Insurance Group has said that the Central Bank of Ireland has granted a Certificate of Authorisation to Berkshire Hathaway European Insurance DAC (BHEI) to operate as an insurer in Ireland and the European Economic Area (EEA).
Berkshire Hathaway Insurance Group is reading for Brexit with news that its European division is launching an Irish subsidiary that will operate in the European Union.
By merging in Pugatch Realty, Greenvale-based Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Laffey gained a presence on the South Shore.
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Lee Enterprises (LEE), has joined with BH Media Group in an agreement for Lee to manage Berkshire Hathaway's (BRK.A, BRK.B) newspaper and digital operations in 30 markets, beginning July 2.

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