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
insurance companies in North America:
UnitedHealth Group Incorporated
sales of $201.16 billion
of which 81%
was Health Care Services),
of which 27%
was Operating Segments Europe), and
Ping An Insurance (Group) Company Of China Ltd
of which 40%
was Life and health insurance).
Berkshire Hathaway Inc. reported sales of $241.42 billion
December of 2017.
increase of 8.3%
versus 2016, when the company's sales were $222.85 billion.
Sales at Berkshire Hathaway Inc. have increased during each of the previous five years
(and since 2012, sales have increased a total of 50%).
Sales of Insurance Group saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
30.0% in 2017, from
$50.40 billion to $65.51 billion.
Not all segments of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. experienced an increase in sales in 2017:
sales of Reconciliation fell 82.1% to $1.39 billion.
(However, this segment's sales were only a very small portion of the company's overall sales).