Berkshire Hathaway Inc. operates in the Fire, marine, and casualty insurance sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Berkshire Hathaway Inc. with three other
companies in this sector in the United States:
sales of $118.82 billion
of which 62%
American International Group, Inc.
of which 48%
was AIG Property Casualty), and
Zurich Insurance Group Limited
of which 51%
was General Insurance).
Berkshire Hathaway Inc. reported sales of $209.85 billion
December of 2015.
increase of 8.1%
versus 2014, when the company's sales were $194.17 billion.
Sales at Berkshire Hathaway Inc. have increased during each of the previous five years
(and since 2010, sales have increased a total of 52%).
Sales of Reconciliation saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
150.6% in 2015, from
$3.98 billion to $9.98 billion.
Berkshire Hathaway Inc. also saw significant increases in sales in
Service and Retailing (up 64.4% to $23.47 billion)
Not all segments of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. experienced an increase in sales in 2015:
sales of Bnsf fell 5.5% to $21.97 billion.
Berkshire Hathaway Inc. also experienced decreases in sales in
Manufacturing Businesses (down 1.7% to $36.14 billion)