Headlines about Berkshire Hathaway (NASDAQ:BRK-A) have been trending somewhat positive on Wednesday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Berkshire Hathaway earned a daily sentiment score of 0.19 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave press coverage about the insurance provider an impact score of 43.9605308747578 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the next few days.

Here are some of the news stories that may have effected Accern’s rankings:

Separately, UBS AG restated a “buy” rating and set a $291,000.00 target price on shares of Berkshire Hathaway in a report on Wednesday, May 17th.

Shares of Berkshire Hathaway (NASDAQ BRK-A) traded up 0.93% during midday trading on Wednesday, reaching $267030.00. The company had a trading volume of 295 shares. Berkshire Hathaway has a 12-month low of $213,030.00 and a 12-month high of $270,000.00. The stock’s 50 day moving average is $257,599.00 and its 200-day moving average is $252,198.00. The stock has a market capitalization of $439.00 billion and a PE ratio of 19.47.

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