BlackLine (BL) Stock Price, News & Analysis

+3.07 (+5.26%)
(As of 04/23/2024 ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
641,462 shs
Average Volume
913,006 shs
Market Capitalization
$3.80 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

BlackLine MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
2.09 Rating Score
1.2% Upside
$62.20 Price Target
Short Interest
10.04% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.92mentions of BlackLine in the last 14 days
Based on 12 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$303,750 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $1.02 to $1.06 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

2.81 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

330th out of 591 stocks

Prepackaged Software Industry

119th out of 199 stocks

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About BlackLine Stock (NASDAQ:BL)

BlackLine, Inc. provides cloud-based solutions to automate and streamline accounting and finance operations worldwide. It offers financial close management solutions, such as account reconciliations that provides a centralized workspace for users to collaborate on account reconciliations; transaction matching that analyzes and reconciles individual transactions; task management to create and manage processes and task lists; and financial reporting analytics that enables analysis and validation of financial data. The company's also provides journal entry that allows users to generate, review, and post manual journal entries; variance analysis that monitors and identifies anomalous fluctuations in balance sheet and income statement account balances; consolidation integrity manager that manages the automated system-to-system tie-out process; compliance, an integrated solution that facilitates compliance-related initiatives, consolidates project management, and provides visibility over control self-assessments and testing; and smart close for SAP solution. In addition, it offers blackline cash application, and credit and risk, collections, disputes and deductions, and team and task management, as well as AR intelligence solutions and electronic invoicing and compliance. Further, the company provides intercompany create functionality that stores permissions and business logic exceptions by entity, service, and transaction type; intercompany balance and resolve, which records an organization's intercompany transactions; and netting and settlement that enables open intercompany transactions, which integrate with treasury systems. The company sells its solutions primarily through direct sales force to multinational corporations, large domestic enterprises, and mid-market companies across various industries. BlackLine, Inc. was incorporated in 2001 and is headquartered in Woodland Hills, California.

BL Stock Price History

BL Stock News Headlines

Why BlackLine (BL) Stock Is Trading Up Today
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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Next Earnings (Estimated)
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Prepackaged software
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
High Stock Price Target
Low Stock Price Target
Potential Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
11 Analysts


Net Income
$58.17 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$590 million
Cash Flow
$1.53 per share
Book Value
$4.26 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$3.80 billion
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BL Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell BlackLine stock right now?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for BlackLine in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 6 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" BL shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in BL, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is BlackLine's stock price target for 2024?

11 Wall Street research analysts have issued 12 month price targets for BlackLine's shares. Their BL share price targets range from $52.00 to $81.00. On average, they expect the company's stock price to reach $62.20 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 1.2% from the stock's current price.
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How have BL shares performed in 2024?

BlackLine's stock was trading at $62.44 on January 1st, 2024. Since then, BL shares have decreased by 1.6% and is now trading at $61.46.
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Are investors shorting BlackLine?

BlackLine saw a increase in short interest during the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 4,220,000 shares, an increase of 9.9% from the March 15th total of 3,840,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 953,600 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 4.4 days. Currently, 10.0% of the shares of the stock are short sold.
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When is BlackLine's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 2nd 2024.
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How were BlackLine's earnings last quarter?

BlackLine, Inc. (NASDAQ:BL) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, February, 13th. The technology company reported $0.54 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.26 by $0.28. The technology company had revenue of $155.73 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $154.24 million. BlackLine had a negative net margin of 1.50% and a positive trailing twelve-month return on equity of 2.15%.

What guidance has BlackLine issued on next quarter's earnings?

BlackLine updated its FY 2024 earnings guidance on Tuesday, February, 13th. The company provided EPS guidance of 2.010-2.140 for the period, compared to the consensus estimate of 2.020. The company issued revenue guidance of $637.5 million-$649.5 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $656.1 million.

What is Marc Huffman's approval rating as BlackLine's CEO?

62 employees have rated BlackLine Chief Executive Officer Marc Huffman on Marc Huffman has an approval rating of 90% among the company's employees. 85.0% of employees surveyed would recommend working at BlackLine to a friend.

What other stocks do shareholders of BlackLine own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other BlackLine investors own include Block (SQ), Walt Disney (DIS), Slack Technologies (WORK), NVIDIA (NVDA), Okta (OKTA), DocuSign (DOCU), Twilio (TWLO), Teladoc Health (TDOC), CrowdStrike (CRWD) and Zoom Video Communications (ZM).

When did BlackLine IPO?

BlackLine (BL) raised $120 million in an initial public offering on Friday, October 28th 2016. The company issued 8,600,000 shares at $13.00-$15.00 per share. Goldman Sachs and J.P. Morgan served as the underwriters for the IPO and Pacific Crest Securities (a division of KeyBanc Capital Markets), Raymond James, William Blair and Baird were co-managers.

Who are BlackLine's major shareholders?

BlackLine's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Norden Group LLC (0.19%), Los Angeles Capital Management LLC (0.06%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.05%), Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.04%), Maryland State Retirement & Pension System (0.03%) and NBC Securities Inc. (0.02%). Insiders that own company stock include Graham Smith, Kevin B Thompson, Marc Huffman, Mark Partin, Mark Woodhams, Mika Yamamoto, Owen Ryan, Peter Hirsch, Therese Tucker and Thomas Unterman.
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How do I buy shares of BlackLine?

Shares of BL stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NASDAQ:BL) was last updated on 4/23/2024 by Staff

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