Berkshire Hathaway Shares Outstanding 2010-2023 | BRK.B

Berkshire Hathaway shares outstanding history from 2010 to 2023. Shares outstanding can be defined as the number of shares held by shareholders (including insiders) assuming conversion of all convertible debt, securities, warrants and options. This metric excludes the company's treasury shares.
  • Berkshire Hathaway shares outstanding for the quarter ending September 30, 2023 were 2.172B, a 1.36% decline year-over-year.
  • Berkshire Hathaway 2022 shares outstanding were 2.205B, a 2.74% decline from 2021.
  • Berkshire Hathaway 2021 shares outstanding were 2.267B, a 5.29% decline from 2020.
  • Berkshire Hathaway 2020 shares outstanding were 2.393B, a 2.42% decline from 2019.
Berkshire Hathaway Annual Shares Outstanding
(Millions of Shares)
2022 2,205
2021 2,267
2020 2,393
2019 2,453
2018 2,467
2017 2,469
2016 2,467
2015 2,466
2014 2,467
2013 2,469
2012 2,479
2011 2,476
2010 2,455
2009 2,328
Berkshire Hathaway Quarterly Shares Outstanding
(Millions of Shares)
2023-09-30 2,172
2023-06-30 2,176
2023-03-31 2,186
2022-12-31 2,205
2022-09-30 2,202
2022-06-30 2,207
2022-03-31 2,214
2021-12-31 2,267
2021-09-30 2,256
2021-06-30 2,281
2021-03-31 2,301
2020-12-31 2,393
2020-09-30 2,382
2020-06-30 2,419
2020-03-31 2,436
2019-12-31 2,453
2019-09-30 2,451
2019-06-30 2,454
2019-03-31 2,461
2018-12-31 2,467
2018-09-30 2,467
2018-06-30 2,469
2018-03-31 2,469
2017-12-31 2,469
2017-09-30 1,333
2017-06-30 2,469
2017-03-31 2,468
2016-12-31 2,467
2016-09-30 2,468
2016-06-30 2,467
2016-03-31 2,467
2015-12-31 2,466
2015-09-30 2,467
2015-06-30 2,466
2015-03-31 2,466
2014-12-31 2,467
2014-09-30 2,465
2014-06-30 2,468
2014-03-31 2,468
2013-12-31 2,469
2013-09-30 2,467
2013-06-30 2,467
2013-03-31 2,466
2012-12-31 2,479
2012-09-30 2,480
2012-06-30 2,479
2012-03-31 2,478
2011-12-31 2,476
2011-09-30 2,479
2011-06-30 2,475
2011-03-31 2,474
2010-12-31 2,455
2010-09-30 2,473
2010-06-30 2,472
2010-03-31 2,400
2009-12-31 2,328
2009-09-30 2,329
2009-06-30 2,329
2009-03-31 2,326
Sector Industry Market Cap Revenue
Finance Property, Casualty and Title Insurance $879.656B $364.482B
Berkshire Hathaway is a holding company, which owns subsidiaries in insurance, rail roads, utilities, manufacturing services, retail and home building. The most important of these are insurance businesses conducted on both a primary basis and insurance basis, a freight rail transportation business and a group of utility and energy generation and distribution businesses. It has four major operating sectors - The Insurance group (includes GEICO, Government Employees Insurance Company writes private passenger automobile insurance); General Re (conducts reinsurance business, offering property and casualty, life and health coverage to clients worldwide); Berkshire Hathaway Reinsurance Group (underwrites excess-of-loss reinsurance and quota-share coverage for insurers and reinsurers globally); Berkshire Hathaway Primary Group (comprises a wide variety of independently-managed insurance businesses that principally write liability coverage for commercial accounts).
Stock Name Country Market Cap PE Ratio
Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A) United States $884.417B 23.81
Progressive (PGR) United States $110.008B 30.30
Chubb (CB) Switzerland $101.691B 11.10
Travelers (TRV) United States $50.137B 16.67
Allstate (ALL) United States $40.815B 170.49
Arch Capital Group (ACGL) Bermuda $32.615B 10.32
MS&AD Insurances (MSADY) Japan $26.547B 11.17
Fairfax Financial Holdings (FRFHF) Canada $25.975B 6.18
Sampo (SAXPY) Finland $22.460B 18.05
W.R Berkley (WRB) United States $21.214B 16.74
Cincinnati Financial (CINF) United States $17.788B 18.80
Fidelity National Financial (FNF) United States $13.741B 14.38
Kinsale Capital (KNSL) United States $11.995B 41.38
RenaissanceRe Holdings (RNR) Bermuda $11.769B 6.03
CNA Financial (CNA) United States $11.665B 9.14
American Financial (AFG) United States $10.656B 12.06
CCC Intelligent Solutions Holdings (CCCS) United States $7.050B 72.88
RLI (RLI) United States $6.676B 29.60
Selective Insurance (SIGI) United States $6.303B 17.68
First American Financial (FAF) United States $6.041B 15.62
Axis Capital Holdings (AXS) Bermuda $5.139B 6.18
Hanover Insurance (THG) United States $4.616B 83.68
White Mountains Insurance Group (WTM) United States $4.447B 25.84
Mercury General (MCY) United States $2.681B 161.40
NMI Holdings Inc (NMIH) United States $2.430B 7.83
Palomar Holdings (PLMR) United States $1.877B 23.15
Stewart Information Services (STC) United States $1.730B 33.28
Skyward Specialty Insurance (SKWD) United States $1.356B 17.14
Safety Insurance (SAFT) United States $1.184B 97.61
HCI (HCI) United States $0.854B 23.73
Ambac Financial (AMBC) United States $0.732B 7.75
ProAssurance (PRA) United States $0.663B 0.00
United Fire (UFCS) United States $0.581B 0.00
UNIVERSAL INSURANCE HOLDINGS INC (UVE) United States $0.581B 10.39
Root (ROOT) United States $0.571B 0.00
American Coastal Insurance (ACIC) United States $0.522B 5.69
Donegal (DGICB) United States $0.472B 355.25
Donegal (DGICA) United States $0.463B 199.14
Roadzen (RDZN) United States $0.444B 0.00
Greenlight Capital Re (GLRE) Cayman Islands $0.438B 4.45
Global Indemnity (GBLI) United States $0.406B 25.82
Investors Title (ITIC) United States $0.295B 13.61
NI Holdings (NODK) United States $0.292B 0.00
Heritage Insurance Holdings (HRTG) United States $0.279B 6.67
Kingsway Financial Services (KFS) United States $0.264B 0.00
Maiden Holdings (MHLD) Bermuda $0.148B 2.58
First Acceptance (FACO) United States $0.078B 8.54
ICC Holdings (ICCH) United States $0.046B 9.54
Kingstone (KINS) United States $0.040B 0.00
Conifer Holdings (CNFR) United States $0.014B 0.00
Fundamental Global (FGF) United States $0.014B 6.05