Blackstone Group L.P. Company Profile (NYSE:BX)

About Blackstone Group L.P.

Blackstone Group L.P. logoThe Blackstone Group L.P. (Blackstone) is a global alternative asset manager. The Company's alternative asset management businesses include investment vehicles focused on private equity, real estate, hedge fund solutions, non-investment grade credit, secondary funds and other multi-asset class strategies. Its segments include Private Equity, Real Estate, Hedge Fund Solutions and Credit. Its Private Equity segment focuses on identifying, managing and creating lasting value for its investors. Its Private Equity segment includes corporate private equity funds, tactical opportunities, strategic partners and Blackstone Total Alternatives Solution (BTAS). Its Real Estate segment manages various global, European and Asian focused opportunistic real estate funds, several real estate debt investment funds and core and real estate investments. Its Hedge Fund Solutions group comprises Blackstone Alternative Asset Management. Its Credit segment consists of GSO Capital Partners LP (GSO).

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Asset Management
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: BX
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $25.46
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $27.04
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $26.63
  • 52-Week Range: $22.31 - $35.24
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 52.70
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 8.39
  • P/E Growth: 0.47
  • Market Cap: $15.69B
  • Outstanding Shares: 628,054,000
  • Beta: 1.58
  • Net Margins: 15.50%
  • Return on Equity: 6.15%
  • Return on Assets: 3.25%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.57%
  • Current Ratio: 1.03%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.03%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Hold Ratings, 10 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.67)
Consensus Price Target: $34.67 (38.67% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/19/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingBuy$35.00View Rating Details
8/9/2016Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetOverweight$29.00 -> $33.00View Rating Details
8/2/2016Jefferies GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$28.00 -> $31.00View Rating Details
7/22/2016Bank of America Corp.Reiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
7/10/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
7/11/2016Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsLower Price TargetMarket Perform$34.00 -> $33.00View Rating Details
3/29/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price Target$38.00 -> $35.00View Rating Details
3/16/2016Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingOutperform$32.00View Rating Details
2/2/2016ArgusLower Price TargetBuy$43.00 -> $38.00View Rating Details
1/29/2016Sandler O'NeillLower Price TargetBuy$33.00View Rating Details
1/29/2016Citigroup Inc.Lower Price TargetNeutral$27.50 -> $27.00View Rating Details
1/26/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaLower Price TargetOutperform$44.00 -> $38.00View Rating Details
1/13/2016SusquehannaLower Price TargetPositive$44.00 -> $41.00View Rating Details
1/13/2016JMP SecuritiesLower Price Target$44.00 -> $40.00View Rating Details
12/16/2015Piper Jaffray Cos.Reiterated RatingPositive$45.00View Rating Details
12/14/2015William BlairInitiated CoverageOutperformView Rating Details
8/11/2015Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Initiated CoverageBuy$43.00View Rating Details
8/9/2015Standpoint ResearchReiterated RatingHold$48.00View Rating Details
6/5/2015Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweight$48.00 -> $50.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/27/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/21/2016Q216$0.39$0.44$1.11 billion$1.17 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/21/2016Q116$0.37$0.31$955.75 million$929.45 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/28/2016Q415$0.46$0.37$1.52 billion$877.20 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/15/2015Q315($0.30)($0.35)$1.79 billion($32,200,000.00) millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/16/2015Q215$0.44$0.43$1.31 billion$1.20 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/16/2015Q115$1.04$1.37$2.04 billion$2.51 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/10/2015$0.96$1.25ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/29/2015Q414$0.74$0.92$1.47 billion$2.14 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/16/2014Q314$0.86$0.41$1.60 billion$1.65 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/17/2014Q214$0.69$0.65$1.53 billion$938.88 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/17/2014Q114$0.56$0.70$1.32 billion$484.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2014Q413$0.64$0.68$1.39 billion$2.69 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/17/2013Q313$0.59$0.56$1.33 billion$1.23 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/18/2013Q2 2013$0.54$0.62$1.22 billion$1.43 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/18/2013Q1 2013$0.51$0.55$1.13 billion$1.26 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2013Q4 2012$0.47$0.59$1.15 billion$1.23 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/18/2012$0.41$0.55ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/19/2012$0.21$0.19ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/19/2012$0.40$0.39ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/2/2012$0.39$0.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/20/2011($0.02)($0.31)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/21/2011$0.33$0.63ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/21/2011$0.41$0.51ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/3/2011$0.30$0.46ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.08 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.98 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163$0.36$0.58$0.46
Q2 20163$0.37$0.74$0.53
Q3 20163$0.64$0.80$0.70
Q4 20163$0.66$0.72$0.69
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX)
Annual Dividend:$1.44
Dividend Yield:5.76%
Dividend Growth:66.70% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:400.00% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
69.23% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
48.32% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:3 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.00%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 49.03%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/7/2016Kathleen SkeroInsiderSell11,500$26.51$304,865.00View SEC Filing  
8/15/2016Kathleen SkeroInsiderSell11,000$27.87$306,570.00View SEC Filing  
11/4/2015Group L.P. BlackstoneMajor ShareholderBuy60,000$13.79$827,400.00View SEC Filing  
11/3/2015Group L.P. BlackstoneMajor ShareholderBuy100,000$12.72$1,272,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/2/2015Group L.P. BlackstoneMajor ShareholderBuy50,000$12.37$618,500.00View SEC Filing  
9/3/2015Kathleen SkeroinsiderSell2,800$34.07$95,396.00View SEC Filing  
4/29/2015John G FinleyInsiderSell12,000$42.18$506,160.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2015Hamilton E JamesCOOSell655,000$38.27$25,066,850.00View SEC Filing  
3/3/2015Hamilton E JamesCOOSell475,000$37.93$18,016,750.00View SEC Filing  
3/2/2015Hamilton E JamesCOOSell870,000$38.12$33,164,400.00View SEC Filing  
2/19/2015J Tomilson HillVice ChairmanSell443,240$36.34$16,107,341.60View SEC Filing  
8/12/2014Real Estate Associa BlackstoneMajor ShareholderSell8,050,000$21.10$169,855,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/12/2014Laurence TosiCFOSell200,000$31.57$6,314,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/25/2013Hamilton E JamesCOOSell3,250,000$27.26$88,595,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/31/2013Hamilton E JamesCOOSell1,500,000$22.81$34,215,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/15/2013Hamilton E JamesCOOSell3,500,000$18.35$64,225,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX)
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Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX) Chart for Tuesday, September, 27, 2016

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