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Published in TZ Latest News 2 May, 2014 by The TZ Newswire Staff

Berkshire quarterly profit hurt by winter weather, insurance

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc (BRK-A) (BRKb.N) on Friday said quarterly profit declined 4 percent, falling short of analyst forecasts, as earnings from insurance underwriting declined and bad weather disrupted shipping at its BNSF Railway unit.