List of assets owned by Berkshire Hathaway

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Berkshire Hathaway Inc.
Formerly
Valley Falls Company
(1839–1955)
Public
Traded asClass A NYSEBRK.A
Class B NYSEBRK.B
S&P 100 Component (BRK.B)
S&P 500 Component (BRK.B)
ISINUS0846707026
IndustryConglomerate
Founded1839; 180 years ago (1839)
Cumberland, Rhode Island, United States
FounderOliver Chace
HeadquartersKiewit Plaza, ,
U.S.
Area served
Worldwide
Key people
Warren Buffett
(Chairman and CEO)
Charlie Munger
(Vice Chairman)
ProductsDiversified investments, property and casualty insurance, Utilities, Restaurants, Food processing, Aerospace, Media, Toys, Automotive, Sporting goods, Consumer products, Internet, Real estate, Railroad
RevenueIncrease US$223.60 billion (2016)[1]
Decrease US$32.74 billion (2016)[1]
Decrease US$24.07 billion (2016)[1]
Total assetsIncrease US$620.85 billion (2016)[1]
Total equityIncrease US$283.00 billion (2016)[1]
OwnerWarren Buffett (36.8%)
Number of employees
367,700 (2016)[1]
SubsidiariesList of subsidiaries
Websiteberkshirehathaway.com

This is a list of subsidiaries, equities, and cash equivalents owned by multinational holding company Berkshire Hathaway.

Cash and equivalents[edit]

As of May 10, 2019, Berkshire Hathaway has $112 billion in cash and cash equivalents.[2]

Operating subsidiaries[edit]

Company Sector Ownership % Acquisition Date (YYYY/MM/DD) Acquisition Price Notes
Acme Brick Company Materials and Construction 100% 2000/08/01[3] ~$600 Million ($4,392.65 Million 2017)[4][5]
Applied Underwriters Insurance and Finance 100% 2006/05/22 Sold in 2019[6]
Ben Bridge Jeweler Luxury Items 100% 2000/07/18[7][8]
Benjamin Moore & Co. Materials and Construction 100% 2001/01/01[9] $1 Billion[10]
Berkshire Hathaway Assurance Bond Insurance 100% 2007/12/01
Berkshire Hathaway Automotive Autosales 90% 2015/05/09[11] Renamed from Van Tuyl Group
Berkshire Hathaway Energy Utilities 89.8% 1999/03/26 Renamed from Mid-American Energy Holdings
BoatUS Insurance 2007/07/27
Borsheim's Fine Jewelry Luxury Items 100% 1989/01/01[12]
Brooks Sports Apparel 100% 2006/08/02
The Buffalo News Media 100% 1977/04/01 $32.5 Million[13]
Burlington Northern Santa Fe Corporation Railroads and Logistics 100% 2010/02/12
Business Wire Media 100% 2006/03/01[14]
Cavalier Homes Materials and Construction 100% 2008/01/01
Central States Indemnity Insurance and Finance 100% 1992/10/20[15]
Charter Brokerage Logistics 100% 2014/12/12[16]
Clayton Homes Materials and Construction 100% 2007/05/10[17] $1.7 billion.[18][19][20]
CORT Business Services Furniture Related 100% 2000/01/14 $467 Million ($3,418.94 Million 2017)[4]
CTB Inc. Capital Goods 100% 2002/01/01
Dairy Queen[21] Food and Beverage 99% 1997/10/21 $585 Million[22]
Duracell Household Products 100% 2016/02/29[23]
Ebby Halliday Companies Real Estate 100% 2018/06/04[24]
Fechheimer Brothers Company Clothing 100% 1986/01/01
FlightSafety International Business Services 100% 1997/01/01[25]
Forest River Materials and Construction 100% 2005/08/31
Fruit of the Loom Clothing 99% 2002/04/30[26]
Garanimals Clothing 100% 2002/09/04
GEICO Insurance and Finance 100% 1996/08/26[27]
General Re Insurance and Finance 100% 1995/12/21[28]
Helzberg Diamonds Luxury Items 100% 1995/01/01[29]
H.H. Brown Shoe Group Clothing 100% 1991/07/01
International Metalworking Companies (IMC) Materials and Construction 100% 2006/05/08
Johns Manville Materials and Construction 100% 2001/02/27[30]
Jordan's Furniture Furniture Related 100% 1999/10/11
Justin Brands Clothing 100% 2000/08/01
Kansas Bankers Surety Company Insurance and Finance 100% 1998/04/10
Larson-Juhl[31] Furniture Related 100% 2001/12/17
Louis Motor Motorcycles 100% 2015/02/20
Lubrizol Chemicals 100% 2011/09/16
Marmon Group Diversified Holding Company 99% 2008/01/01[32][33] $4.5 Billion
McLane Company Logistics 100% 2003/05/23[34]
Medical Protective Liability Insurance 100% 2005/01/01[35]
MiTek Materials and Construction 90% 2001/06/12[36] Other 10% owned by MiTek management
National Indemnity Company Insurance and Finance 100% 1967/03/01[37] $6.8 Million ($49.78 Million inflation adjusted)[38]
Nebraska Furniture Mart Furniture Related 80% 1983/01/01[39] $60 Million[13]
NetJets Business Services 100% 1998/01/01[40]
NetJets Europe Business Services 100% 1998/01/01[40]
Omaha World-Herald Media 100% 2011/12/01[41]
Oriental Trading Company Toy Party Craft 100% 2012/01/01[42]
Pampered Chef[43] Food and Beverage 100% 2002/09/23
Pilot Flying J Retail, Food and Beverage, Petroleum 38.6%[44] 2017/10/03[44] Will increase stake to 80% in 2023.[44]
Precision Castparts Corp. Aerospace and Defense 100% 2016/01/29
Precision Steel Warehouse, Inc. Materials and Construction 100% 1979/01/01[45]
RC Willey Home Furnishings Furniture Related 1995/01/01[46]
Richline Group Wholesale and Manufacturing 100% 2007/05/01[47]
Russell Brands Sports Equipment Manufacturer 100% 2006/01/01[26] A division of Fruit of the Loom
Scott Fetzer Company Other 100% 1985/01/01
See's Candies Food and Beverage 100% 1972/01/03
SE Homes Materials and Construction 100% 2007/01/01
Shaw Industries Materials and Construction 2002/01/21[48]
Star Furniture Furniture Related 100% 1997/07/14
TTI, Inc. Electronic Component Distribution 100% 2007/03/30
United States Liability Insurance Group Insurance and Finance 100% 2000/08/08[49]
Wesco Financial Insurance and Finance 100% 1978/01/01[50]
WPLG-TV Media 100% 2014/07/01[51]
XTRA Lease Logistics 100% 2001/09/20[52]

Notable minority holdings[edit]

Holdings that surpass SEC thresholds:[53]

Company Ticker Sector Ownership % # of Shares Value Record date
Amazon NASDAQAMZN Technology, E-commerce ~0.1 483,300 $904,000,000 May 15, 2019[54]
American Airlines NASDAQAAL Industrials 9.73 43,700,000 $1,483,615,000 May 10, 2019[55]
American Express NYSEAXP Insurance and Finance 18.15 151,610,700 $17,777,870,682 May 10, 2019[55]
Apple NASDAQAAPL Technology 5.4 255,300,329 $40,271,000,000 December 31, 2018[56]
Axalta Coating Systems NYSEAXTA Manufacturing 10.34 24,264,000 $630,378,720 May 10, 2019[55]
Bank of America NYSEBAC Banking, Financial services 9.5 918,919,000 $22,642,000,000 December 31, 2019[56]
Bank of New York Mellon Corp NYSEBK Insurance and Finance 8.8 84,488,751 $3,977,000,000 December 31, 2019[56]
Charter Communications, Inc. NASDAQCHTR Telecommunications 3.0 6,789,054 $1,935,000,000 December 31, 2019[56]
Costco Wholesale Corporation NASDAQCOST Retail 0.98 4,333,363 $1,055,043,890 May 10, 2019[55]
Delta Air Lines, Inc. NYSEDAL Industrials 9.6 65,535,000 $3,270,000,000 14 February 2017[57]
DaVita Inc. NYSEDVA Health 23.17 38,565,570 $2,020,064,557 May 10, 2019[55]
General Motors NYSEGM Manufacturing 5.09 72,269,696 $2,715,895,176 May 10, 2019[55]
Goldman Sachs NYSEGS Investment banking; Financial services 4.9 18,784,698 $3,138,000,000 May 10, 2019[55]
JPMorgan Chase & Co. NYSEJPM Investment banking; Financial services 1.5 50,661,394 $4,946,000,000 December 31, 2018[56]
Johnson & Johnson NYSEJNJ Health 0.01 327,100 $45,378,583 May 10, 2019[55]
The Coca-Cola Company NYSEKO Food and Drink 9.4 400,000,000 $18,940,000,000 December 31, 2018[56]
The Kraft Heinz Company NASDAQKHC Food and Drink 26.70 325,634,818 $10,609,182,370 May 10, 2019[55]
Liberty Global A Class NASDAQLBTYA Telecommunication and Media 9.67 19,791,000 $520,305,390 May 10, 2019[55]
Liberty Global C Class NASDAQLBTYK Telecommunication and Media 1.39 7,346,968 $188,229,320 May 10, 2019[55]
Liberty Latin America Ltd Class A NASDAQLILA Telecommunication and Media 5.59 2,714,854 $51,853,711 May 10, 2019[55]
Liberty Latin Latin America Ltd Class C NASDAQLILAK Telecommunication and Media 1.06 1,284,020 $24,524,782 May 10, 2019[55]
Liberty Sirius XM Group Series A NASDAQLSXMA Telecommunication and Media 14.45 14,860,360 $582,526,112 May 10, 2019[55]
Liberty Sirius XM Group Series C NASDAQLSXMK Telecommunication and Media 13.96 31,090,985 $1,224,984,809 May 10, 2019[55]
Southwest Airlines Co NYSELUV Industrials 8.7 47,890,899 $2,226,000,000 December 31, 2018[56]
Mastercard NYSEMA Financial Services 0.48 4,934,756 $1,210,544,994 May 10, 2019[55]
Moodys Corp NYSEMCO Financial services 12.9 24,669,778 $3,455,000,000 December 31, 2018[56]
Mondelēz International NASDAQMDLZ Food and Drink 1.70 24,669,778 $4,659,627,669 May 10, 2019[55]
M&T Bank Corp NYSEMTB Banking 0.42 578,000 $29,680,300 May 10, 2019[55]
Procter & Gamble Co NYSEPG Consumer goods 0.12 315,400 $32,877,296 May 10, 2019[55]
PNC Financial Services Group Inc. NYSEPNC Bank holding company, Financial services 1.83 8,263,062 $1,090,228,400 May 10, 2019[55]
Phillips 66 NYSEPSX Energy 2.62 11,895,842 $1,020,068,452 May 10, 2019[55]
Restaurant Brands International NYSEQSR Food and Drink 3.32 8,438,225 $565,445,457 May 10, 2019[55]
Red Hat Inc. NYSERHT Software 2.34 4,175,792 $771,059,993 May 10, 2019[55]
Sirius XM Holdings Inc. NASDAQSIRI Radio 3.17 137,915,729 $787,498,813 May 10, 2019[55]
StoneCo Ltd. NYSESTNE Financial services 11.80 14,166,748 $392,277,252 May 10, 2019[55]
Store Capital Corp. NYSESTOR Real estate investment trust (REIT) 8.20 18,621,674 $617,680,927 May 10, 2019[55]
Suncor Energy Inc. NYSESU Energy .67 10,758,000 $347,913,720 May 10, 2019[55]
Synchrony Financial NYSESYF Financial services 3.01 20,803,000 $715,623,200 May 10, 2019[55]
Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd NYSETEVA Pharmaceuticals 4.22 43,249,295 $625,817,299 May 10, 2019[55]
Torchmark Corporation NYSETMK Insurance 5.77 6,353,727 $553,663,771 May 10, 2019[55]
Travelers Companies Inc NYSETRV Insurance 2.27 5,958,391 $845,078,596 May 10, 2019[55]
United Continental Holdings Inc. NYSEUAL Industrials 8.22 21,938,642 $1,837,000,000 May 10, 2019[55]
United Parcel Service (UPS) NYSEUPS Logistics 0.008 59,400 $6,000,000 May 10, 2019[55]
U.S. Bancorp NYSEUSB Banking 9.1 146,346,999 $6,688,000,000 December 31, 2019[56]
Visa Inc NYSEV Financial Services .60 10,562,460 $1,687,986,733 May 10, 2019[55]
Verisign Inc NASDAQVRSN Technology 10.81 12,952,745 $2,509,335,289 May 10, 2019[55]
Verizon Communications NYSEVZ Media ~ 928 $52,413 May 10, 2019[55]
Wells Fargo and Co NYSEWFC Banking 9.98 449,349,102 $20,706,000,000 May 10, 2019[55]

Former subsidiaries[edit]

Company Sector Ownership % Disposal Date Notes
H. J. Heinz Company Foods 52.5% 2 July 2015 Merged into Kraft-Heinz

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