Berkshire Hathaway is a large multinational holding company that is headquartered in Omaha Nebraska (Berkshire Hathaway Inc. 2015). The company is led by Chairman and CEO Warren Buffet known worldwide as one of the best value investors in the world. The company consist of investments and outright ownership of several companies such as GIECO insurance, Dairy Queen and Heinz Ketchup. The company also has holdings in large corporations like McDonalds, Coca Cola and Phillip 66. The companies estimated market cap is $322 billion (Berkshire Hathaway
Inc. 2015). Over the companies lifetime Warren Buffet has been able to grow the company from two textile companies in the northeast to one of the most successful business conglomerates in American history.