Berkshire’s (ticker: BRKA) holding of 254.6 million Apple shares (AAPL)—based on Sept.
30, 2019, data—is now worth $83 billion, with Apple shares closing at $324, up more than $6 a share on Wednesday.
Berkshire’s cost is around $36 billion, or $141 a share.
Berkshire amassed the stake largely from 2016 to 2018.
How many shares of Apple Does Warren Buffett Own?
249 million shares
How much did Warren Buffett pay for Apple stock?
Apple up 157% since May 2016
According to an SEC filing made public on May 15, 2016, Berkshire Hathaway acquired 9,811,747 shares of Apple at a price of $108.99. With Monday’s closing price of $279.86, the stock has appreciated by 156.77%.
Does Warren Buffett Own Apple?
Warren Buffett says Berkshire Hathaway (BRKB) bought another 75 million shares of Apple (AAPL) in the first quarter. Along with the 165.3 million Apple shares held at the end of 2017, Berkshire now owns a 4.8% stake in the iPhone giant.
Who owns the most Apple stock?
Top 10 Owners of Apple Inc
|The Vanguard Group, Inc.||7.36%||321,838,023|
|Berkshire Hathaway, Inc. (Investm||5.60%||245,155,566|
|BlackRock Fund Advisors||4.34%||189,855,411|
|SSgA Funds Management, Inc.||4.18%||182,854,781|
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