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Noninsurance operations continue to be a source of stability, while its insurance business overall may see more meager results during the next couple of years.
Just about every segment at Berkshire was dealing with elevated costs during the first quarter.
Management's ability to continuously reinvest earnings into Berkshire subsidiaries, which mostly have their own moats, will keep the firm's competitive advantages solid over time.
2013 results once again demonstrate the value of Berkshire's diversified portfolio, as solid and consistent performance from the firm's non-insurance operations helped smooth out some of the volatility seen in its insurance businesses.
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Berkshire's portfolio can give some guidance to weary investors.
We examine the holdings of the famed conglomerate.