Shares of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B BRK.B, -0.84% shed 0.84% to $267.52 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX, +0.95% rising 0.95% to 3,795.73 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, +0.64% rising 0.64% to 30,677.36. This was the stock’s second consecutive day of losses. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B closed $94.58 short of 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, -1.78% fell 1.78% to $174.57, 3M Co. MMM, -0.19% fell 0.19% to $130.15, and General Electric Co. GE, -0.73% fell 0.73% to $64.07. Trading volume (4.7 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 4.5 M.