Berkshire Hathaway (BRK-B) Getting Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Analysis Shows
Headlines about Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK-B) have been trending somewhat positive on Friday, according to Accern. Accern ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Berkshire Hathaway earned a coverage optimism score of 0.00 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media stories about the insurance provider an impact score of 44.279054652832 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near term.
These are some of the news articles that may have effected Accern Sentiment’s rankings:
- Buffett’s Berkshire Expands Bet on Italy With Stake in Cattolica (finance.yahoo.com)
- Berkshire Weathers the Storms (finance.yahoo.com)
- Berkshire Hathaway 3Q Outlook Lowered at Barclays (finance.yahoo.com)
- Warren Buffett buys into truck-stop chain once owned by ConocoPhillips (finance.yahoo.com)
- Warren Buffett to Purchase Haslam-Owned Pilot Flying J (breitbart.com)
Shares of Berkshire Hathaway (BRK-B) traded up 0.17% during trading on Friday, hitting $187.43. 2,995,155 shares of the company were exchanged. The firm has a market capitalization of $308.13 million and a PE ratio of 21.20. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is $180.86 and its 200 day moving average price is $171.84. Berkshire Hathaway has a 12 month low of $141.92 and a 12 month high of $188.04.
Separately, BidaskClub lowered shares of Berkshire Hathaway from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Thursday, July 13th.
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