OMAHA, Nebraska — Berkshire Hathaway Inc. investors will get a taste Friday of how much Warren Buffett's investment in the H.J. Heinz Co. is adding to the conglomerate's bottom line.
The Omaha, Nebraska-based company Buffett leads is
scheduled to report third-quarter earnings after the markets close on
WHAT TO WATCH FOR: Berkshire Hathaway acquired half of
ketchup maker Heinz in June as part of a $23.3 billion deal. Berkshire
teamed up with investment firm 3G Capital to acquire Heinz.
So this quarter that ended Sept. 30 will be the first one that includes Heinz for the full period.