Berkshire Hathaway

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. is an American multinational conglomerate holding company headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska, United States, that oversees and manages a number of subsidiary companies. The company wholly owns GEICO, BNSF, Lubrizol, Dairy Queen, Fruit of the Loom, Helzberg Diamonds and NetJets, owns half of Heinz and an undisclosed percentage of Mars, Incorporated and has significant minority holdings in American Express, The Coca-Cola Company, Wells Fargo, and IBM. Berkshire Hathaway averaged an annual growth in book value of 19.7% to its shareholders for the last 48 years (compared to 9.
Posts about Berkshire Hathaway
  • Negotiating a Car Accident Settlement with GEICO

    … against GEICO are of the opinion that their claims will be honored should they get into an accident, and that the company will fairly compensate those injured by their insured clients. The reality, however, is that GEICO’s sole objective is to resolve a claim for as little money as possible. The company is owned by Berkshire Hathaway after all…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 31 readers -
  • INVESTIGATION: Clayton Homes, Vanderbilt Mortgage, 21st Mortgage

    … are both depressing and horrifying. In 2011, a federal jury in Texas awarded 2 homeowners $432,000. The verdict was made in a racketeering case claiming that Vanderbilt tried to collect payments for 4 years after it had released its lien! The companies found liable were CMH Homes, Clayton Homes and Vanderbilt Mortgage and Finance. Did the company…

    Due Diligence- 18 readers -
  • New York Broker Charged in Investment Fraud

    …. He could face up to 20 years in prison. According to the SEC, from 2003 to 2012, Quigley allegedly managed to convince foreign investors to purchase securities for various “blue chip” companies such as Dell Inc, Berkshire Hathaway INC, and BlackRock INC., as well as “start up” companies that were considered on the verge of going public. Foreign…

    Eccleston Law Offices- 14 readers -