Last119,13552 Week High125,252Change73552 Week Low83,957% Change0.6211 Year Total Return(%)33.03Open116,4103 Years Total Return(%)8.23High119,357Low116,410Common Primary Shares (mil)1Volume588Market Cap Consolidated (mil)194,791CurrencyUSDValuation Range (mil)217,000to230,000
Berkshire Hathaway Inc.
(BRK-A)Class A $ 119,135Market Capitalization 196,324,000,000Reasonably Valued 217,000,000,000
April 2009 (LAST YEAR)
Last year Berkshire Hathaway sold forwhat I believed was a clearlyundervalued, $135.9 billion. Myassessment at that time was thatBerkshire Hathaway was worth, atminimum, $160 billion, but couldreasonably command $172 billion.April 2009 market value:
April 2009 estimated business valuerange:
$160,000,000,000 - $172,000,000,000
At the time of this writing, BerkshireHathaway sells for $200,000,000,000.Though Mr. Market was way off last year,Berkshire currently sells right aroundwhere it should.
Current Business(Intrinsic) Value Estimate$217,000,000,000
Last year I discussed Berkshire Hathaway’s valuation atlength. Let’s continue the tradition with an update.
Matt paulsPO Box 523714, 6200 Rolling RoadSpringfield, Virginia email@example.com(703) 659-9391©Matt PaulsPO Box 523714, 6200 Rolling Road Springfield, Virginia firstname.lastname@example.org
April 19, 2010