Berkshire Hathaway Returns

Berkshire Hathaway Returns by Year
Year Return
2022 -8.71
2021 29.57
2020 2.42
2019 10.98
2018 2.82
2017 21.91
2016 23.42
2015 -12.48
2014 27.04
2013 32.70
2012 16.82
2011 -4.73
2010 21.42
2009 2.69
2008 -31.78
2007 28.74
2006 24.11
2005 0.82
2004 4.33
2003 15.81
2002 -3.77
2001 6.48
2000 26.56
1999 -19.86
1998 52.17
1997 34.90
1996 6.23
1995 57.35
1994 24.96
1993 38.94
1992 29.83
1991 35.58
1990 -23.05
1989 84.57
1988 59.32
1987 4.61
1986 14.17
1985 93.73
1984 -2.67
1983 69.03
1982 38.39
1981 31.76
Data Details

Berkshire Hathaway returns since 1981 are provided as a comparision point to the returns of the S&P 500 and Nasdaq 100 indices. Returns generated by Berkshire Hathaway have decreased significantly in recent years compared to its stock returns in the 80s and 90s.

NOTE: The Berkshire Hathaway return for 2022 is as of the market close on 2022-09-28.