6 May 2006
Lots of news has converged around Berkshire Hathaway and the annual meeting in Omaha today. Three key bits:
- Berkshire’s first quarter results are in
- Berkshire is buying Iscar Metalworking Companies
- Berkshire’s meeting is getting blogged by the Omaha World Herald (free registration may be required)
Yesterday’s closing numbers for Berkshire show that an “A” share carries a price of $88,710. Learn more about the company by reading here and here. Just to whet your appetite, the business press is reporting that Berkshire’s first quarter earnings show a 70% increase over the same quarter last year!
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