Shares of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B BRK.B, +1.25% rose 1.25% to $312.50 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX, +1.99% rising 1.99% to 4,057.84 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, +1.61% rising 1.61% to 32,637.19. The stock’s rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B closed $49.60 below its 52-week high ($362.10), which the company reached on March 29th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Honeywell International Inc. HON, +1.40% rose 1.40% to $193.10, 3M Co. MMM, +0.86% rose 0.86% to $147.04, and General Electric Co. GE, +3.33% rose 3.33% to $77.01. Trading volume (4.5 M) remained 167,115 below its 50-day average volume of 4.6 M.