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Berkshire Hathaway Inc. shares Cl B BRK.B rose 0.21% to $ 263.62 on Wednesday in what proved to be a big trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 0.15 % to 4,079.95 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.05% to 33,446.26. This was the fourth consecutive day of earnings for the stock. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B closed $ 3.88 short of its 52-week high ($ 267.50), which the company hit on March 10.
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The stock outperformed some of its competitors on Wednesday, with Honeywell International Inc. HON down 0.31% to $ 218.50, 3M Co. MMM up 0.06% to $ 194.95, and General Electric Co. GE, down 0.07%, to $ 13.39. Turnover (3.5 M) remained 2.0 million below its average 50-day volume of 5.5 M.
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