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Berkshire Hathaway has converted much of its debt in building products company USG into more than $600 million of common stock.
Jan 2- Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc has converted much of its debt in building products company USG Corp into more than $600 million of common stock in a successful investment made in the wake of the financial crisis.
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CHICAGO-- Shares of USG Corp. rose Thursday after the building products maker said its third-quarter loss shrank. In the three months ended Sept. 30, the Chicago company reported a loss of $29 million, or 28 cents per share.
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