The Blackstone Group Inc. kicked off the trading day on 08/14/19 with a price decrease of -3.78%, equivalent to -$1.8 relative change for the day. Taking a more long-term approach, BX had a 52-week range of $26.88 to $49.81. At the time of this article’s publishing, this stock is trading at $45.85 after starting the trading session at $46.37. Moving on, the stock has demonstrated a 52-week change amounting to 34.89, alongside an S&P500 52-Week Change of 14.33. At the time of writing, this stock’s 50-day Moving Average stands at $45.75, while the 200-day Moving Average of this stock is currently $37.27.
Currently, this company’s share volume is sitting at $5,448,228, but has maintained average daily volume of $6.88M. This stock has generated an average Year to Date volume of $5.02 million, alongside an average 20-day volume of $6.94 million. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $1.21 billion, simultaneously with a float of $1.19 billion. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $55.55 billion.
The Blackstone Group Inc.(BX) Ownership Data
Now let’s turn our focus to how large-scale investors are behaving with this stock. The Blackstone Group Inc.’s current insider ownership accounts for 0.10%, in contrast to 49.90% institutional ownership. According to the most recent latest insider trade that took place on Aug 14 this organization’s 10% Owner bought 79,368 at the rate of 7.07, making the entire transaction hit 561,132 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 15,513,880. Preceding that transaction, on Aug 13 Company’s 10% Owner bought 100,000 at a price of 8.01, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 801,000. This particular insider is now the holder of 264,708 in total.
If we take a glance at the Ownership summary of The Blackstone Group Inc.’s stock, 796 Institutional holders make up 45.18% of its total stock ownership. All together, they are the legal holders of 298,844,385 shares, which are valued at about $14,239,934,945 in total. If we focus on the top 3 stockholders for this publicly-traded organization, MORGAN STANLEY owns 32.91 million shares, with CAPITAL WORLD INVESTORS in 2nd place owning 28.76 million shares and JPMORGAN CHASE & CO in third place with total ownership of 22.22 million shares.
The Blackstone Group Inc. (BX) Earnings and Revenue Data
In the latest quarterly report that this company released, which was put into the public domain on Jun-19, the organization reported $0.57 earnings per share (EPS) for the three-month period, surpassing the consensus estimate (set at $0.48) by $0.09.
The corporation racked down revenue of $1,094.52million for the previous financial quarter, compared to the mean analyst estimate of $1,256.22 million. This company achieved a net margin of 20.42 while generating a return on equity of 18.36. The Blackstone Group Inc.’s full-quarter revenue decreased by -32.84%, when compared against the year-ago quarter. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 0.58 per share during the current fiscal year.
The Blackstone Group Inc.’s EPS decrease for this current 12-month fiscal period is -16.90%, and is forecasted to reach 35.28% in the upcoming year. Looking at the long run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 14.40% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the 2.60% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
Additional Trading Performance Indicators
The company has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 1.47. Alongside those, its PE Ratio stands at $25.67, and its Beta score is 1.45.
Another valuable indicator worth considering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 9.35 for this organization. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 255.40. Plus, this company’s price to book ratio for the last three-month fiscal period reported is 4.90, whereas its price to cash per share for the last quarter landed at 1.49.
In the same vein, BX’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve month was posted at 1.79, a figure that is expected to reach 0.58 in the next reported quarter, and analysts expect it will be 35.28% at the market close of one year from today’s date.