Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B) may find itself with additional cash to invest, as Dow Chemical...

|About: Berkshire Hathaway inc. (BRK.B)|By:, SA News Editor

Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B) may find itself with additional cash to invest, as Dow Chemical CEO Liveris suggests the company may use the proceeds from a legal dispute with Kuwait to redeem preferred stock, of which Berkshire owns $3B. The redemption would be "very accretive" immediately, says Liveris. (DOW earnings earlier)