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Blackstone (BX) Stock Forecast, Price & News

+2.99 (+2.86%)
(As of 05/20/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
4.78 million shs
Average Volume
5.18 million shs
Market Capitalization
$75.38 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About Blackstone

Blackstone 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,special situations, distressed mortgage loans, 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 majority stakes in portfolio companies and minority investments in operating companies, shipping, real estate, corporate or consumer loans, and alternative energy greenfield development projects in energy and power, property, dislocated markets, shipping opportunities, financial institution breakups, re-insurance, and improving freight mobility, financial services, healthcare, life sciences, enterprise tech and consumer, as well as consumer technologies. The fund considers investment in Asia and Latin America. It has a three year investment period. 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. Blackstone 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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Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$22.58 billion
Cash Flow
$5.26 per share
Book Value
$31.68 per share


Net Income
$5.86 billion
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$75.38 billion

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 5/9 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End


Overall MarketRank

3.26 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

59th out of 1,351 stocks

Investment Advice Industry

6th out of 61 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 4.3Community Rank: 4.9Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 3.3Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Blackstone (NYSE:BX) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Blackstone a buy right now?

10 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Blackstone in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Blackstone stock.
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Are investors shorting Blackstone?

Blackstone saw a increase in short interest in the month of April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totaling 11,060,000 shares, an increase of 37.6% from the April 15th total of 8,040,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 4,690,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.4 days.
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When is Blackstone's next earnings date?

Blackstone is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July 28th 2022.
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How were Blackstone's earnings last quarter?

Blackstone Inc. (NYSE:BX) released its earnings results on Thursday, April, 21st. The asset manager reported $1.55 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.08 by $0.47. The asset manager earned $5.13 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.54 billion. Blackstone had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 18.77% and a net margin of 23.77%. Blackstone's revenue was down 3.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business posted $0.96 EPS.
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How often does Blackstone pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Blackstone?

Blackstone declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, April 22nd. Investors of record on Monday, May 2nd will be given a dividend of $1.32 per share on Monday, May 9th. This represents a $5.28 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 4.91%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, April 29th. This is a boost from Blackstone's previous quarterly dividend of $0.93.
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Is Blackstone a good dividend stock?

Blackstone pays an annual dividend of $5.28 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 5.05%. BX has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio of Blackstone is 71.93%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on EPS estimates, Blackstone will have a dividend payout ratio of 83.41% in the coming year. This indicates that Blackstone may not be able to sustain their current dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for BX?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Blackstone's shares. Their forecasts range from $117.00 to $180.00. On average, they anticipate Blackstone's stock price to reach $145.56 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 35.3% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Blackstone's key executives?
Blackstone's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Stephen Allen Schwarzman B.A., M.B.A., Chairman, CEO & Co-Founder (Age 75, Pay $160.28M)
  • Mr. Jonathan D. Gray, Gen. Partner, Pres, COO & Director (Age 53, Pay $104.19M)
  • Mr. Michael S. Chae J.D., Chief Financial Officer (Age 54, Pay $19.53M)
  • Mr. John Gary Finley, Chief Legal Officer (Age 65, Pay $8.17M)
  • Mr. Joseph Patrick Baratta, Global Head of Private Equity & Director (Age 51)
  • Mr. Jay O. Light Ph.D., Gen. Partner & Independent Director (Age 80, Pay $200k)
  • Mr. William J. Stein, Sr. Managing Director of Real Estate- New York (Age 60)
  • Mr. Robert Christopher Heady, Sr. MD - Hong Kong, Head of Asia Real Estate & Chairman of Asia Pacific
  • Mr. Prakash Arjandas Melwani, Sr. MD & Chief Investment Officer of Private Equity - New York (Age 64)
  • Mr. Michael B. Nash, Sr. MD of Real Estate & Co-Founder and Chairman of Blackstone Real Estate Debt Strategies (Age 61)
What other stocks do shareholders of Blackstone own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Blackstone 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 Walt Disney (DIS).

What is Blackstone's stock symbol?

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

Who are Blackstone's major shareholders?

Blackstone's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (6.42%), BlackRock Inc. (5.46%), State Street Corp (2.35%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (2.15%), Capital World Investors (2.10%) and Capital International Investors (1.59%). Company insiders that own Blackstone stock include Blackstone Bdc Holdings Llc, Blackstone Group Inc, David Payne, Hamilton E James, Holdings LP Blackstone II, Holdings LP Blackstone III, John G Finley, John G Finley, Joseph Baratta, Lifesciences Iii LP Clarus, Ruth Porat and Tactical Opportunit Blackstone.
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Which major investors are selling Blackstone stock?

BX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital International Investors, Capital World Investors, Wellington Management Group LLP, Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, AGF Investments Inc., Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company , and Bank of Montreal Can. Company insiders that have sold Blackstone company stock in the last year include David Payne, Hamilton E James, Holdings LP Blackstone II, Holdings LP Blackstone III, John G Finley, and Joseph Baratta.
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Which major investors are buying Blackstone stock?

BX stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vanguard Group Inc., Brown Advisory Inc., BlackRock Inc., 1832 Asset Management L.P., State Street Corp, Twin Tree Management LP, Winslow Capital Management LLC, and Iat Reinsurance Co. LTD.. Company insiders that have bought Blackstone stock in the last two years include Blackstone Bdc Holdings Llc, Holdings LP Blackstone III, Lifesciences Iii LP Clarus, Ruth Porat, and Tactical Opportunit Blackstone.
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How do I buy shares of Blackstone?

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 Blackstone's stock price today?

One share of BX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $107.57.

How much money does Blackstone make?

Blackstone has a market capitalization of $75.38 billion and generates $22.58 billion in revenue each year. The asset manager earns $5.86 billion in net income (profit) each year or $7.34 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Blackstone have?

Blackstone employs 3,795 workers across the globe.

When was Blackstone founded?

Blackstone was founded in 1985.

What is Blackstone's official website?

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

How can I contact Blackstone?

Blackstone's mailing address is 345 Park Avenue, New York NY, 10154. The asset manager can be reached via phone at (212) 583-5000, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 212-583-5749.

This page was last updated on 5/22/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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