Shares of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B BRK.B inched 0.00% higher to $239.92 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.20% to 31,437.80 and the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 0.03% to 3,909.88. This was the stock’s third consecutive day of gains. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B closed $0.86 short of its 52-week high ($240.78), which the company reached on February 9th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Honeywell International Inc. HON rose 0.07% to $202.16, 3M Co. MMM rose 0.08% to $181.08, and General Electric Co. GE fell 1.21% to $11.40. Trading volume (3.5 M) remained 1.8 million below its 50-day average volume of 5.3 M.