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Berkshire Hathaway Inc Earnings & Revenue

BRK.B past earnings growth

How has BRK.B's earnings growth performed historically?
Company
-46.48%
Industry
-35.71%
Market
37.62%
BRK.B's earnings have grown faster (12.72% per year) than the US Insurance - Diversified industry average (11.8%)
Performance
BRK.B's earnings have grown slower (12.72% per year) than the US market average (19.73%)
Performance
BRK.B's earnings growth is slowing down - its growth over the last year (-46.48%) is below its 5-year compound annual rate (12.72%)
Performance

BRK.B past revenue growth

How has BRK.B's revenue growth performed historically?
Company
-12.52%
Industry
-8.36%
Market
20.3%
BRK.B's revenue has grown slower (6.3% per year) than the US Insurance - Diversified industry average (7.04%)
Performance
BRK.B's revenue has grown slower (6.3% per year) than the US market average (18.37%)
Performance
BRK.B's revenue growth is slowing down - its growth over the last year (-12.52%) is below its 5-year compound annual rate (6.3%)
Performance

BRK.B earnings and revenue history

Current Revenue
$286.3B
Current Earnings
$42.5B
Current Profit Margin
14.9%

BRK.B Return on equity

Current Company
10.5%
Current Industry
8.1%
Current Market
49.8%
BRK.B's Return on Equity (10.5%) shows a company that is not efficient at transforming shareholder equity into returns
Performance

BRK.B Return on assets

Current Company
5.2%
Current Industry
4.3%
Current Market
5.4%
BRK.B is generating higher Return on Assets (5.2%) than the US Insurance - Diversified industry average (4.24%)
Performance

BRK.B Return on capital employed

Current Company
0%
Current Industry
0%

Berkshire Hathaway Earnings & Revenue FAQ

What were BRK.B's earnings last quarter?

Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE: BRK.B) reported Q4 2020 earnings per share (EPS) of $15.01, up 25.92% year over year. Total Berkshire Hathaway earnings for the quarter were $35.84 billion. In the same quarter last year, Berkshire Hathaway's earnings per share (EPS) was $11.92.

What was BRK.B's earnings growth in the past year?

As of Q2 2021, Berkshire Hathaway's earnings has grown -46.48% year over year. This is 10.77 percentage points lower than the US Insurance - Diversified industry earnings growth rate of -35.71%. Berkshire Hathaway's earnings in the past year totalled $42.52 billion.

What was BRK.B's revenue last quarter?

Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE: BRK.B) reported Q4 2020 revenue of $103.74 billion up 7.3% year over year. In the same quarter last year, Berkshire Hathaway's revenue was $96.68 billion.

What was BRK.B's revenue growth in the past year?

As of Q2 2021, Berkshire Hathaway's revenue has grown -12.52% year over year. This is 4.16 percentage points lower than the US Insurance - Diversified industry revenue growth rate of -8.36%. Berkshire Hathaway's revenue in the past year totalled $286.26 billion.
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