> Warren Buffett Blog: Berkshire Shares top $200,000

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Berkshire Shares top $200,000

Shares of billionaire Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway topped the $200,000 level for the first time ever in today’s trading session.

Berkshire’s class-A shares were up $1,535, or 0.7%, to $200,885 today - Thursday August 14, 2014.

Buffett has been giving away big parts of his Berkshire stock to charity over the past 8 years, but he still owned 321,000 Class A shares as of mid-July. That stock is now worth $64.2 billion.