Shares of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B (BRK.B) declined by 1.11% on Tuesday, reaching $354.50. It was a challenging trading session for the stock market overall, with both the S&P 500 Index (SPX) and the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) experiencing losses of 1.16% and 1.02% respectively.
Breaking a Two-Day Winning Streak
This decline marked the end of a two-day winning streak for Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B.
Trading Below Year High
Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B closed $10.13 below its 52-week high, which it achieved on August 7th, standing at $364.63.
Mixed Performance Compared to Competitors
In comparison to its competitors, Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B demonstrated a mixed performance on Tuesday. Honeywell International Inc. (HON) fell by 0.90% to $187.80, General Electric Co. (GE) fell by 1.47% to $113.85, and Illinois Tool Works Inc. (ITW) fell by 0.63% to $237.45.
Lower Trading Volume
The trading volume for Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B reached 2.8 million shares, which is 455,330 shares lower than its 50-day average volume of 3.3 million.