Stock Price of The Blackstone Group L.P. (BX) Decreases -1.27%

The Blackstone Group L.P.s in-depth stock price analysis indicates that the stock price has rallied 14.1% in the past 12 Weeks , but analyzing the 6 month charts for the stock , the price continues to stay positive and keep the rally at 10.61% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 23.22% . Relative price strength is a important factor used by wealth management firms while investing in stocks since the indicator compares the stock performance with the overall market. The relative price strength of The Blackstone Group L.P. has a negative value of -3.64 compared to overall market performance. The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX) has tumbled 1.27% during the past week, however, the bigger picture is still very bullish; the stocks have advanced and posted positive gains of 0.86% in the last four weeks. The stocks are negative as compared to the S&P 500 for the past week with a loss of 2.07%. The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX) has underperformed the index by 0.94% in the last 4 weeks. Investors should watch out for further signals and trade with caution.

The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX) : On Friday heightened volatility was witnessed in The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $30.19 and hit $30.425 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $30.35, with a gain of 0.6% or 0.18 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 3,262,324 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $31.69 and the company has a market cap of $36,309 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $22.45 .

Blackstone Group LP Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Jan 26, 2017. The company reported $0.68 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.02. Analyst had a consensus of $0.66. The company had revenue of $1569.36 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $1494.56 million. The companys revenue was up 74.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.37 EPS.

Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Dec 21, 2016, John G Finley (Chief Legal Officer) sold 10,000 shares at 29.00 per share price.On Sep 9, 2016, Kathleen Skero (Principal Accounting Officer) sold 11,500 shares at 26.51 per share price.On Feb 23, 2016, Bennett J Goodman (director) sold 342,916 shares at 26.31 per share price.

Blackstone is one of the worlds leading investment and advisory firms. Their alternative asset management businesses include the management of corporate private equity funds, real estate funds, funds of hedge funds, credit-oriented funds, collateralized loan obligation vehicles (CLOs) and closed-end mutual funds. The Blackstone Group also provides various financial advisory services, including mergers and acquisitions advisory, restructuring and reorganization advisory and fund placement services.


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