Berkshire Hathaway - 26 Year Stock Price History | BRK.B

Historical daily share price chart and data for Berkshire Hathaway since 1996 adjusted for splits. The latest closing stock price for Berkshire Hathaway as of August 18, 2022 is 304.27.
  • The all-time high Berkshire Hathaway stock closing price was 359.57 on March 28, 2022.
  • The Berkshire Hathaway 52-week high stock price is 362.10, which is 19% above the current share price.
  • The Berkshire Hathaway 52-week low stock price is 263.68, which is 13.3% below the current share price.
  • The average Berkshire Hathaway stock price for the last 52 weeks is 301.91.
For more information on how our historical price data is adjusted see the Stock Price Adjustment Guide.
Berkshire Hathaway Historical Annual Stock Price Data
Year Average Stock Price Year Open Year High Year Low Year Close Annual % Change
2022 312.1599 300.7900 359.5700 267.5200 304.2700 1.76%
2021 272.7106 228.4500 300.1700 227.3600 299.0000 28.95%
2020 205.0102 228.3900 233.9200 162.1300 231.8700 2.37%
2019 208.0724 202.8000 227.0500 191.6600 226.5000 10.93%
2018 203.5278 197.2200 223.7600 184.9100 204.1800 3.01%
2017 175.0900 163.8300 199.5600 158.8100 198.2200 21.62%
2016 144.0327 130.7500 166.6200 124.1300 162.9800 23.43%
2015 140.1510 149.1700 151.3700 127.7400 132.0400 -12.06%
2014 130.4217 117.5000 152.6700 108.7800 150.1500 26.64%
2013 110.1793 93.2000 118.9400 93.2000 118.5600 32.17%
2012 83.3940 77.6800 90.6900 76.2900 89.7000 17.56%
2011 77.5811 80.4100 87.2800 66.0000 76.3000 -4.76%
2010 78.5048 66.2200 83.7200 64.9400 80.1100 21.90%
2009 61.5164 66.4600 70.8000 46.0000 65.7200 2.24%
2008 81.3388 92.1000 95.9000 52.4000 64.2800 -32.14%
2007 77.4825 72.8600 99.7000 69.5800 94.7200 29.19%
2006 62.8331 59.3000 76.0000 57.0000 73.3200 24.89%
2005 57.1608 57.9800 61.1600 53.4980 58.7100 -0.02%
2004 58.7913 56.0600 63.6800 54.0600 58.7200 4.30%
2003 48.9149 47.8800 56.3000 40.7000 56.3000 16.18%
2002 48.1575 49.6800 52.1200 40.0000 48.4600 -4.04%
2001 45.7601 48.2200 50.5000 40.9600 50.5000 7.26%
2000 37.4158 35.3000 47.0800 27.4000 47.0800 28.63%
1999 43.3619 46.6000 52.8400 34.2000 36.6000 -22.13%
1998 43.5209 30.5800 54.1000 30.5800 47.0000 52.70%
1997 27.9832 21.9400 32.4600 21.9200 30.7800 38.40%
Sector Industry Market Cap Revenue
Finance Property, Casualty and Title Insurance $669.680B $276.094B
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 $670.983B 22.53
Chubb (CB) Switzerland $83.921B 13.89
Progressive (PGR) United States $74.319B 38.97
Travelers (TRV) United States $41.283B 11.92
Allstate (ALL) United States $35.690B 24.91
W.R Berkley (WRB) United States $18.052B 16.52
Markel (MKL) United States $17.083B 23.14
American Financial (AFG) United States $11.609B 10.30
CNA Financial (CNA) United States $11.474B 10.84
Alleghany (Y) United States $11.322B 15.78
Fidelity National Financial (FNF) United States $11.213B 5.37
Everest Re Group (RE) Bermuda $10.963B 9.98
Kinsale Capital (KNSL) United States $6.482B 41.01
First American Financial (FAF) United States $6.111B 7.75
RenaissanceRe Holdings (RNR) Bermuda $6.026B 29.09
CCC Intelligent Solutions Holdings (CCCS) United States $6.005B 0.00
RLI (RLI) United States $5.382B 24.56
Hanover Insurance (THG) United States $4.892B 13.99
Axis Capital Holdings (AXS) Bermuda $4.631B 9.16
White Mountains Insurance Group (WTM) United States $3.763B 0.00
Mercury General (MCY) United States $1.939B 0.00
Stewart Information Services (STC) United States $1.469B 5.07
ProAssurance (PRA) United States $1.244B 17.60
Argos (ARGO) Bermuda $0.705B 15.86
Ambac Financial (AMBC) United States $0.664B 15.54
HCI (HCI) United States $0.535B 0.00
UNIVERSAL INSURANCE HOLDINGS INC (UVE) United States $0.389B 60.29
Global Indemnity (GBLI) United States $0.360B 32.60
Kingsway Financial Services (KFS) United States $0.178B 17.19
Heritage Insurance Holdings (HRTG) United States $0.075B 0.00