OMAHA, Neb. (August 14, 2014) Class A shares of Berkshire jumped past the $200,000 mark to an all-time trading high of $201,625 Thursday morning.
The shares in Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway company have long been the most-expensive U.S. stock.
Buffett has never split Berkshire's A shares, although he did create more affordable Class B shares that now sell for $134.
Earlier this month, the Omaha, Neb.-based company reported second-quarter profits of $6.4 billion, or $3,889 per Class A share.