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Berkshire Hathaway Inc (NYSE:BRK.A)
Total Liabilities
\$337,853 Mil (As of Dec. 2016)

Berkshire Hathaway Inc's total liabilities for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2016 was \$337,853 Mil.

Berkshire Hathaway Inc's quarterly total liabilities increased from Jun. 2016 (\$329,791.00 Mil) to Sep. 2016 (\$334,774.00 Mil) and increased from Sep. 2016 (\$334,774.00 Mil) to Dec. 2016 (\$337,853.00 Mil).

Berkshire Hathaway Inc's annual total liabilities increased from Dec. 2014 (\$286,016.00 Mil) to Dec. 2015 (\$296,707.00 Mil) and increased from Dec. 2015 (\$296,707.00 Mil) to Dec. 2016 (\$337,853.00 Mil).

Definition

Total liabilities are the liabilities that the company has to pay others. It is a part of the balance sheet of a company that shareholders do not own, and would be obligated to pay back if the company liquidated.

Berkshire Hathaway Inc's Total Liabilities for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2016 is calculated as

 Total Liabilities = Total Current Liabilities + Total Long Term Liabilities = Total Current Liabilities + (Long-Term Debt + Other Long-Term Liab. = 0 + (101644 + 154907 + NonCurrentDeferredLiabilities + PensionAndRetirementBenefit + Minority Interest) + 77944 + 0 + 3358) = 337,853

 Total Liabilities = Total Assets (A: Dec. 2016 ) - Total Shareholders Equity (A: Dec. 2016 ) = 620854 - 283001 = 337,853

Berkshire Hathaway Inc's Total Liabilities for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2016 is calculated as

 Total Liabilities = Total Current Liabilities + (Total Long Term Liabilities) = Total Current Liabilities + (Long-Term Debt + Other Long-Term Liab. = 0 + (101644 + 154907 + NonCurrentDeferredLiabilities + PensionAndRetirementBenefit + Minority Interest) + 77944 + 0 + 3358) = 337,853

 Total Liabilities = Total Assets (Q: Dec. 2016 ) - Total Shareholders Equity (Q: Dec. 2016 ) = 620854 - 283001 = 337,853

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

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Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

Berkshire Hathaway Inc Annual Data

 Dec07 Dec08 Dec09 Dec10 Dec11 Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 Dec16 Total Liabilities 152,427 158,132 166,017 214,911 227,797 239,805 263,041 286,016 296,707 337,853

Berkshire Hathaway Inc Quarterly Data

 Sep14 Dec14 Mar15 Jun15 Sep15 Dec15 Mar16 Jun16 Sep16 Dec16 Total Liabilities 279,907 286,016 289,618 294,731 297,185 296,707 327,654 329,791 334,774 337,853
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