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...Berkshire also tends to sell at an appropriate price, but with annual volume that is only 15% of shares outstanding...

Minor point...that's kind of an old figure.
Berkshire's trading volume is averaging over a billion dollars a day lately, giving an annual turnover of around 53%.

Either way, a given buyer's trading volume doesn't matter that much till it's extreme.
For almost any US stock which trades over $300k a day, you can generally buy around 2.5% of a company's average volume in a five minute stretch without moving the price measurably.
There are quite a few five minute stretches in a trading day.
Firms with enough volume to trade every minute of the day generally have participants keeping an eye on the perceived value for their purposes.
Even if you move the market, your effect generally wears off a minute later.

Jim
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