Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Saturday posted a decrease working revenue because the coronavirus pandemic was anticipated to weigh on a few of its companies, although good points in shares akin to Apple Inc fueled a giant quarterly internet revenue.
Berkshire mentioned working revenue fell 32% to $5.48 billion from $8.07 billion a yr earlier.
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Web revenue rose 82% to $30.14 billion, or $18,994 per Class A share, from $16.52 billion, or $10,119 per share, a yr earlier.
The Omaha, Nebraska-based firm mentioned it additionally repurchased about $9 billion of its inventory within the quarter, a report, and has purchased again about $16 billion this yr.
Berkshire’s share worth is lagging the Normal & Poor’s 500 for a second straight yr regardless of outperforming from July to September.