Is Berkshire Hathaway A Good Buy Now?

Is Berkshire Hathaway a good buy?


At first glance, Berkshire might not seem like a great buy.

For one thing, the stock significantly underperformed the S&P 500 in 2019 with a gain of 11% versus a total return of 31.5% for the benchmark index.

What will happen to Berkshire Hathaway post Buffett?

Instead of selling off Buffett’s stock in one big chunk immediately after his death, the executors of Buffett’s estate will instead take advantage of the provision allowing them to convert Class A shares to Class B shares, with each A share turning into 1,500 B shares.

What has Berkshire Hathaway been buying?

Berkshire was also inactive in purchasing equities or entire businesses last year. There are plenty of things that Buffett could buy: blue-chip stocks like Alphabet (GOOGL), Microsoft (MSFT), Visa (V), and Costco Wholesale (COST).

What Warren Buffett is buying now?

Warren Buffett Latest Trades

TickerCompanyPrice Range
TickerCompanyPrice Range
SPYSPDR S&P 500● 288.06 ($308.48) 322.94
VOOVanguard S&P 500● 264.57 ($283.37) 296.67
WFCWells Fargo & Co● 43.38 ($47.11) 50.71

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