If you haven’t heard of it, Warren Buffett Company is Berkshire Hathaway. Warren Buffett is among the richest people in the world thanks to the wise investments he has made through the years for his company. A share of stock in Berkshire Hallaway in 1964 was a little over $12.00. $12.00 dollars is reasonable for an investment. By today’s standards, $12.00 is dirt cheap. Unfortunately, not everyone can afford the price of a share of Warren Buffett company, today.
Stock prices fluctuate every day. To buy a share of Warren Buffett Company in May 2018 you’ll have to fork over a little over $287,000. Yes, more than a quarter of a million dollars. This is for one share. Those shares that cost over $12.00 in 1964 are now worth $287,000 each. The investment would be safe and will increase in worth over the years. There is something to know about an investment in Berkshire Hathaway.
No one gets paid any dividends at Berkshire Hathaway. The whole model of wealth is based on reinvesting any profits that are ever made. This way the value of the stock exponentially rises quickly over the years. If you want to get your money back after having invested in Berkshire, you have to sell your stock.
There is an opportunity for the everyday person to invest in Berkshire Hathaway. The $287,000 is for the Class-A stock. A regular person can purchase a Berkshire Class-B stock in May 2018 for about a little over $190. The idea is to leave any money invested in the investment. The wealth will come over time as the worth of the stock goes up. There is a risk, but with Berkshire Hathaway, their investment concept is pretty solid.