Stock is Under Active Radar- Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK-B)

Warren Buffett Chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway speaks to reporters before presiding over the annual shareholders meeting in Omaha Neb. Saturday

The stock has a market cap of $529.83 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 21.69, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 2.90 and a beta of 0.77. The score is a number between one and one hundred (1 being best and 100 being the worst). Adding a sixth ratio, shareholder yield, we can view the Value Composite 2 score which is now sitting at 23. Other investors may opt to play it safe and build a portfolio with low risk, staple stocks.

Individual investors often have a lot to deal with when surveying the stock market landscape. Typically, active investors are seeking short-term profits. Finding that balance between the two extremes may be exactly what the earnest investor strives to do when tackling the markets.

One of Berkshire's best performing stocks is another tech powerhouse: Apple, of which it owns 250 million shares.

The stock price weekly volatility remained at 1.69% while volatility is standing at 1.37% for the month. During last 30 days it showed the change of -3.22%. The stock had a trading volume of 262,832 shares, compared to its average volume of 4,066,249. Although past volatility action may help project future stock volatility, it may also be vastly different when taking into account other factors that may be driving price action during the measured time period.

Berkshire also invests in JPMorgan, and boosted its holdings in the largest USA bank by 19 per cent in the first quarter to 59.5 million shares, worth US$6.02 billion. The company expected annual growth of 23.30% for next 5 years.

The Price to book ratio is the current share price of a company divided by the book value per share.

Investors seeking value in the stock market may be eyeing the Magic Formula Rank or MF Rank for Berkshire Hathaway Inc. ROIC is a profitability ratio that measures the return that an investment generates for those providing capital.

Looking at some ROIC (Return on Invested Capital) numbers, Berkshire Hathaway Inc. The current ratio, also known as the working capital ratio, is a liquidity ratio that displays the proportion of current assets of a business relative to the current liabilities. Similarly, the Return on Invested Capital Quality ratio is a tool in evaluating the quality of a company's ROIC over the course of five years.

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK-B) stock is now trading -2.01% away from its average-price of 200 days while it maintained a distance of -1.79% from its 50 Days Moving Average and -4.09% compared with the 20 Day Moving Average. Taking a look at the daily price change trend and size of price movement it is recorded that BRK-B spotted a negative behavior with drift of -0.64%.



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