What's Wrong With Berkshire Hathaway?

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The following video is part of our "Motley Fool Conversations" series, in which analyst John Reeves and analyst Jason Moser discuss topics across the investing world.

We've heard a lot from Buffett over the past week. In his recent letter, Berkshire Hathaway seems to be doing well, and its investments have been performing well. Why then has its stock been underperforming over the past two years? Jason and John consider some reasons, and then wonder whether now is a good time to pick up shares.

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At the time this article was published Jason Moser owns shares of Berkshire Hathaway. John Reeves owns shares of Berkshire Hathaway. The Motley Fool owns shares of Berkshire Hathaway, International Business Machines, Coca-Cola, and Wells Fargo, and has the following options: short APR 2012 $21.00 puts on Wells Fargo and short APR 2012 $29.00 calls on Wells Fargo.Motley Fool newsletter services recommendAmerican Express, Berkshire Hathaway, and Coca-Cola. Try any of our Foolish newsletter servicesfree for 30 days. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe thatconsidering a diverse range of insightsmakes us better investors. The Motley Fool has adisclosure policy.

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