Berkshire Hathaway Stock Hits a Record High. Buffett Can Thank Occidental, Not Apple.

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The Sage of Omaha just can’t keep his hands off Occidental Petroleum stock.

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway (ticker: BRK.A and BRK.B) scooped up even more shares in Occidental Petroleum (OXY) in recent days, according to regulatory filings on Wednesday, bringing its stake in the oil company to $7.2 billion.

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