Berkshire Hathaway nearly sells out of Wells Fargo

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    Leslie Picker joins ‘Closing Bell’ to report details on Berkshire Hathaway’s first quarter filing. For access to live and exclusive video from CNBC subscribe to CNBC PRO:

    Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway made a slew of changes to its equity portfolio last quarter, including adding a new bet on British insurance company Aon and increasing its stake in supermarket owner Kroger, a new regulatory filing showed.

    The conglomerate bought more than 4 million shares of Aon, worth $942.6 million as of the end of the first quarter, according to a new 13F filing. Berkshire is no stranger to the insurance business as it owns GEICO and General Re among other insurance units.

    Shares of Aon jumped more than 2% in extended trading on Monday following the news. The stock has rallied more than 20% in 2021 following a flat year.

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