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Netease Technology News, May 16 news, according to CNBC reports, US local time on Wednesday, "shares" Warren & middot; Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway (United States Securities Exchange) The committee (SEC) submitted documents showing that the company holds a large stock of e-commerce giant Amazon.
The document shows that as of the end of the first quarter of March 31, Berkshire Hathaway holds a total of 483300 shares of Amazon. As of Wednesday's close, the value of these stocks was $904 million.
Despite these considerable numbers, Berkshire Hathaway is not among Amazon's largest shareholder, which accounts for about 0.1% of Amazon's issued share capital.
On May 2, Buffett revealed for the first time Berkshire Hathaway's new investment in Amazon, the day before the company held its annual shareholder meeting in Omaha, Nebraska. However, the number of Amazon shares held by the company has not been disclosed before.
Although Buffett is a fan of Amazon and its CEO Jeff · Jeff Bezos, but in an interview earlier this month, Buffett said he is no longer responsible for Berkshire Hathaway's investment Matters.
Buffett said at the time: "Someone who manages funds in the office may have purchased Amazon's stock and appeared in the regulatory filings. "After Buffett refers to one of his two deputies, Todd · Todd Combs and Ted · Ted Weschler, who are Berkshire Sawyer manages more than $13 billion in stock portfolios.
Buffett also said at the time: "Yes, I am always a fan of Amazon, but I am a fool because I did not buy Amazon stock. ”
After submitting documents to the US Securities and Exchange Commission, Amazon shares rose 0.3% in after-hours trading.
Berkshire Hathaway’s paper also shows that its shareholding in JP Morgan Chase increased 18% to 59.5 million shares, and Red Hat’s shareholding increased 22% to 5.1 million shares. (small)<#comment>#comment><#comment>#comment><#comment>#comment>