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Berkshire Hathaway Inc (NYSE:BRK.A)
Pretax Income
$33,755 Mil (TTM As of Mar. 2016)

Pretax income is the income that a company earns before paying income taxes. Berkshire Hathaway Inc's pretax income for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was $6,456 Mil. Its pretax income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was $33,755 Mil. Berkshire Hathaway Inc's pretax margin was 12.32%.

During the past 13 years, Berkshire Hathaway Inc's highest Pretax Margin was 17.05%. The lowest was 7.03%. And the median was 14.22%.


Definition

This is the income that a company earns before paying income taxes.

Berkshire Hathaway Inc's Pretax Income for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2014 is calculated as

Pretax Income=Operating Income+Other
=28105+0
=28,105

Berkshire Hathaway Inc's Pretax Income for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2016 is calculated as

Pretax Income=Operating Income+Other
=6456+0
=6,456

Berkshire Hathaway Inc Pre-Tax Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was 5846 (Jun. 2015 ) + 14072 (Sep. 2015 ) + 7381 (Dec. 2015 ) + 6456 (Mar. 2016 ) = $33,755 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.


Explanation

Berkshire Hathaway Inc's Pretax Margin for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2016 is calculated as

Pretax Margin=Pretax Income/Revenue
=6456/52403
=12.32%

During the past 13 years, Berkshire Hathaway Inc's highest Pretax Margin was 17.05%. The lowest was 7.03%. And the median was 14.22%.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.


Related Terms

Operating Income, Interest Expense, Interest Income, Non-Recurring Items, Revenue


Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.

Berkshire Hathaway Inc Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
Pretax Income 16,77820,1617,57411,55219,05115,31422,23628,79628,10534,946

Berkshire Hathaway Inc Quarterly Data

Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16
Pretax Income 7,2326,5988,9166,7505,8417,6475,84614,0727,3816,456
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