Shares of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B BRK.B,
rose 1.24% to $293.90 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX,
rising 1.21% to 4,072.43 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA,
rising 1.03% to 32,529.63. This was the stock’s second consecutive day of gains. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B closed $68.20 short of its 52-week high ($362.10), which the company reached on March 29th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Honeywell International Inc. HON,
rose 3.69% to $190.44, 3M Co. mmmm,
rose 1.09% to $140.37, and General Electric Co. GE,
rose 2.18% to $73.14. Trading volume (3.9 M) remained 349,198 below its 50-day average volume of 4.2 M.