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Last $142.09 USD
Change Today -0.34 / -0.24%
Volume 2.3M
BRK/B On Other Exchanges
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As of 8:04 PM 04/24/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

Transactions by BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY INC-CL B (BRK/B) in the last 6 months

Announced 03/25/15
10.00B for H.J. Heinz Holding Corporation
Private Placement

H.J. Heinz Holding Corporation announced that it will receive $10 billion in an equity round of funding on March 25, 2015. The transaction will include participation from existing investors, Berkshire Hathaway Inc. and 3G Capital, Inc.


BRK/B's price was unchanged after the transaction was announced on 03/25/15.
Investor / Buyer
3G Capital, Inc.
Berkshire Hathaway Inc.
 
Announced 02/20/15
400.00M for Detlev Louis Motorradvertriebs GmbH
Merger/Acquisition

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A) agreed to acquire Detlev Louis Motorradvertriebs Gmbh from Ute Louis for €400 million on February 20, 2015. Detlev Louis had annual sales of €270 million. The transaction is subject to antitrust approval. Hans-Josef Vogel of Beiten Burkhardt Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH acted as legal advisor for Ute Louis. Zypora Kupferberg and Harald Lauterjung of Kupferberg Transactions acted as consultant for Ute Louis. Michael J. Ulmer, Mirko ...
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BRK/B's price was unchanged after the transaction was announced on 02/20/15.
Investor / Buyer
Berkshire Hathaway Inc.
Legal Advisor
Beiten Burkhardt Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH
 
Announced 02/17/15
Exxon Mobil Corporation
Merger/Acquisition

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A) sold its 0.97% stake in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) in the year ended December 31, 2014. Berkshire sold 41 million shares.


BRK/B's price was unchanged after the transaction was announced on 02/17/15.
Creditor / Lender
Berkshire Hathaway Inc.
 
Announced 02/17/15
National Oilwell Varco, Inc.
Merger/Acquisition

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A) sold 0.28% stake in National Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NYSE:NOV) on February 17, 2015. Berkshire cut its holdings of National Oilwell Varco to 5.26 million shares from 6.4 million shares.


BRK/B's price was unchanged after the transaction was announced on 02/17/15.
Creditor / Lender
Berkshire Hathaway Inc.
 
Announced 12/11/14
Charter Brokerage LLC
Merger/Acquisition

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A) agreed to acquire Charter Brokerage LLC from Arsenal Capital Partners and others on December 9, 2014. The deal is approved by the Federal Trade Commission. Munger, Tolles & Olson acted as a legal adviso to Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC acted as a financial advisor and Ted Frankel, Justin Petzold, Jeff Swatzell and Kevin Coenen of Kirkland & Ellis LLP acted as legal advisors to Charter Brokerage LLC.


BRK/B's price was unchanged after the transaction was announced on 12/11/14.
Investor / Buyer
Berkshire Hathaway Inc.
Creditor / Lender
Arsenal Capital Partners
Audax Group, Inc.
Fifth Street Finance Corp.
Fifth Street Management LLC
Financial Advisor
Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC
Legal Advisor
Kirkland & Ellis LLP
 
Announced 11/13/14
4.72B for Duracell International Inc.
Merger/Acquisition

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A) agreed to acquire Duracell International Inc. from The Gillette Company for approximately $4.7 billion on November 13, 2014. Berkshire Hathaway will acquire Duracell in exchange for its 1.9% stake that is, 52.8 million shares in Procter & Gamble. P&G would contribute about $1.8 billion in cash to recapitalize Duracell before the transaction. The transaction is subject to regulatory approvals. The transaction is expected to close in ...
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BRK/B's price was unchanged after the transaction was announced on 11/13/14.
Investor / Buyer
Berkshire Hathaway Inc.
Creditor / Lender
The Gillette Company, Inc.
 
Announced 10/28/14
World Marketing, Inc.
Merger/Acquisition

Robert M. Kraft acquired World Marketing, Inc. from Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A) on October 28, 2014. Optimus Financial Services helped in securing financing for the acquisition from Associated Bank in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Under the terms of agreement, World Marketing corporate headquarters and administrative operations will move to Wisconsin while continuing office and production facilities in Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas and Saint Louis.


BRK/B's price was unchanged after the transaction was announced on 10/28/14.
Creditor / Lender
Berkshire Hathaway Inc.
 
 

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Price/Book 1.5x
Price/Cash Flow 8.9x
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