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The Blackstone Group Stock Forecast, Price & News

-2.51 (-3.61 %)
(As of 03/4/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $67.08
50-Day Range
MA: $68.15
52-Week Range
Now: $67.08
Volume4.37 million shs
Average Volume2.76 million shs
Market Capitalization$45.87 billion
P/E Ratio62.69
Dividend Yield5.52%
The Blackstone Group Inc. is an alternative asset management firm specializing in real estate, private equity, hedge fund solutions, credit, secondary funds of funds, public debt and equity and multi-asset class strategies. The firm typically invests in early-stage companies. It also provide capital markets services. The real estate segment specializes in opportunistic, core+ investments as well as debt investment opportunities collateralized by commercial real estate, and stabilized income-oriented commercial real estate across North America, Europe and Asia. The firm's corporate private equity business pursues transactions throughout the world across a variety of transaction types, including large buyouts, mid-cap buyouts, buy and build platforms, which involves multiple acquisitions behind a single management team and platform, and growth equity/development projects involving significant minority investments in operating companies and greenfield development projects in energy and power, financial services, healthcare, life sciences, enterprise tech and consumer, as well as consumer technologies. Its hedge fund business manages a broad range of commingled and customized fund solutions and its credit business focuses on loans, and securities of non-investment grade companies spread across the capital structure including senior debt, subordinated debt, preferred stock and common equity. The Blackstone Group Inc. was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in New York, New York with additional offices across Asia, Europe and North America.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Investment advice
Year Founded1985



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$7.34 billion
Cash Flow$2.62 per share
Book Value$22.77 per share


Net Income$2.05 billion


Market Cap$45.87 billion
Next Earnings Date4/22/2021 (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

2.28 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

88th out of 1,941 stocks

Investment Advice Industry

8th out of 65 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 3.0Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
-2.51 (-3.61 %)
(As of 03/4/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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The Blackstone Group (NYSE:BX) Frequently Asked Questions

Is The Blackstone Group a buy right now?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for The Blackstone Group in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" The Blackstone Group stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than The Blackstone Group?

Wall Street analysts have given The Blackstone Group a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but The Blackstone Group wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting The Blackstone Group?

The Blackstone Group saw a increase in short interest in the month of February. As of February 12th, there was short interest totaling 7,270,000 shares, an increase of 40.9% from the January 28th total of 5,160,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 2,580,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.8 days.
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When is The Blackstone Group's next earnings date?

The Blackstone Group is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April 22nd 2021.
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How were The Blackstone Group's earnings last quarter?

The Blackstone Group Inc. (NYSE:BX) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, January, 26th. The asset manager reported $1.13 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.93 by $0.20. The asset manager earned $3.63 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.28 billion. The company's revenue was up 73.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.71 EPS.
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How has The Blackstone Group's stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

The Blackstone Group's stock was trading at $47.35 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, BX stock has increased by 41.7% and is now trading at $67.08.
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How often does The Blackstone Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for The Blackstone Group?

The Blackstone Group announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, January 28th. Stockholders of record on Monday, February 8th will be given a dividend of $0.7175 per share on Tuesday, February 16th. This represents a $2.87 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.28%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, February 5th. This is a positive change from The Blackstone Group's previous quarterly dividend of $0.54.
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Is The Blackstone Group a good dividend stock?

The Blackstone Group pays an annual dividend of $3.84 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 5.52%. BX has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The Blackstone Group does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of The Blackstone Group is 166.23%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on EPS estimates, The Blackstone Group will have a dividend payout ratio of 128.00% in the coming year. This indicates that The Blackstone Group may not be able to sustain their current dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for BX?

12 analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for The Blackstone Group's shares. Their forecasts range from $57.50 to $78.00. On average, they expect The Blackstone Group's share price to reach $66.86 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 0.3%.
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Who are The Blackstone Group's key executives?

The Blackstone Group's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Stephen Allen Schwarzman B.A., M.B.A., Chairman, CEO & Co-Founder (Age 74, Pay $57.07M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Hamilton Evans James, Exec. Vice Chairman & Gen. Partner (Age 70, Pay $55.96M)
  • Mr. Jonathan D. Gray, Gen. Partner, Pres, COO & Director (Age 52, Pay $65.99M)
  • Mr. Michael S. Chae J.D., Chief Financial Officer (Age 53, Pay $11.62M)
  • Mr. John Gary Finley, Chief Legal Officer & Sr. MD (Age 64, Pay $5.43M)
  • Mr. Jay O. Light, Gen. Partner & Independent Director (Age 79, Pay $200k)
  • Mr. William J. Stein, Sr. Managing Director of Real Estate (Age 59)
  • Mr. Anthony Myers, Sr. MD of Real Estate & Chairman of Real Estate Europe (Age 62) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Robert Christopher Heady, Sr. MD - Hong Kong, Head of Asia Real Estate & Chairman of Asia Pacific
  • Mr. Robert G. Harper IV, Sr. MD & Head of U.S. Asset Management of Real Estate - New York (Age 43)

Who are some of The Blackstone Group's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of The Blackstone Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other The Blackstone Group investors own include AT&T (T), Bank of America (BAC), AbbVie (ABBV), NVIDIA (NVDA), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Alibaba Group (BABA), Verizon Communications (VZ), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Cisco Systems (CSCO) and The Walt Disney (DIS).

What is The Blackstone Group's stock symbol?

The Blackstone Group trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BX."

Who are The Blackstone Group's major shareholders?

The Blackstone Group's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (2.98%), Morgan Stanley (2.97%), Janus Henderson Group PLC (2.75%), Clearbridge Investments LLC (1.49%), Bessemer Group Inc. (1.20%) and Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.82%). Company insiders that own The Blackstone Group stock include Bennett J Goodman, Blackstone Bdc Holdings Llc, Blackstone Group Inc, Christopher Striano, Clarus Gp LP Blackstone, Hamilton E James, Holdings LP Blackstone III, Joan Solotar, John G Finley, Joseph Baratta and Lifesciences Iii LP Clarus.
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Which major investors are selling The Blackstone Group stock?

BX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fort Pitt Capital Group LLC, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Chilton Investment Co. LLC, Sound Shore Management Inc. CT, Toronto Dominion Bank, Jupiter Asset Management Ltd., and Locust Wood Capital Advisers LLC. Company insiders that have sold The Blackstone Group company stock in the last year include John G Finley, and Joseph Baratta.
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Which major investors are buying The Blackstone Group stock?

BX stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including D1 Capital Partners L.P., Morgan Stanley, UBS Asset Management Americas Inc., Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Jennison Associates LLC, Artemis Investment Management LLP, and Junto Capital Management LP. Company insiders that have bought The Blackstone Group stock in the last two years include Blackstone Bdc Holdings Llc, Blackstone Group Inc, Clarus Gp LP Blackstone, Holdings LP Blackstone III, and Lifesciences Iii LP Clarus.
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How do I buy shares of The Blackstone Group?

Shares of BX can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is The Blackstone Group's stock price today?

One share of BX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $67.08.

How much money does The Blackstone Group make?

The Blackstone Group has a market capitalization of $45.87 billion and generates $7.34 billion in revenue each year. The asset manager earns $2.05 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.31 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does The Blackstone Group have?

The Blackstone Group employs 2,905 workers across the globe.

When was The Blackstone Group founded?

The Blackstone Group was founded in 1985.

What is The Blackstone Group's official website?

The official website for The Blackstone Group is www.blackstone.com.

Where are The Blackstone Group's headquarters?

The Blackstone Group is headquartered at 345 Park Avenue, New York NY, 10154.

How can I contact The Blackstone Group?

The Blackstone Group's mailing address is 345 Park Avenue, New York NY, 10154. The asset manager can be reached via phone at 212-583-5000 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 3/5/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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