BRK.A as it is listed on New York Stock Exchange, went up by 13 percent from 2013. Mainly due to its diversified interests, Berkshire Hathaway recorded a 41 percent quarterly profit in early 2014. The company's largest shareholder is Warren Buffet.
Warren Buffet, a self-made billionaire, who gained the nickname "Oracle of Omaha" due to his investment genius, displayed his entrepreneurship skills even at a young age. Born on August 30, 1930 and aged 84 as January 30, 2015, he still makes vital financial decisions in Berkshire Hathaway.Learn more about Investing