BlackRock Inc. (BLK)

541.94
NYSE : Finance
Prev Close 536.86
Day Low/High 532.88 / 544.00
52 Wk Low/High 401.80 / 539.63
Avg Volume 470.60K
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 155.20M
Market Cap 83.32B
EPS 28.70
P/E Ratio 18.88
Div & Yield 13.20 (2.49%)

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Bull Market, Treasury Notes and Green Investing: Market Recon

Bull Market, Treasury Notes and Green Investing: Market Recon

BlackRock's doin' it, Microsoft's doin' it, so all traders should think about ESG-based investing.

Jim Cramer: With Stocks, Beware the Empty Bottles of Ketch-Up Gains

Jim Cramer: With Stocks, Beware the Empty Bottles of Ketch-Up Gains

There are gains on real news like Morgan Stanley's, and the other rotten-tomato variety. I don't want recommendations based on intellectual vacations.

U.S./China Phase One, Yield Curve, Jobs Survey, Trading Disney: Market Recon

U.S./China Phase One, Yield Curve, Jobs Survey, Trading Disney: Market Recon

One concern for traders and investors would be that the good cheer created by the development of this Phase One deal, as well as actions taken by the FOMC, are nearing or at the point where the headline risk points in the other direction.

Target Provides an Excuse for Selling but Underlying Support Remains Very Strong

Target Provides an Excuse for Selling but Underlying Support Remains Very Strong

Earnings reports are solid but this overbought market is looking for a good reason to consolidate a big move.

Recommended Reading

Bravo BlackRock CEO Larry Fink and bravo Jim "El Capitan" Cramer ("Larry Fink Is Showing What True Leadership Looks Like").

Jim Cramer: Larry Fink Is Showing What True Leadership Looks Like

Jim Cramer: Larry Fink Is Showing What True Leadership Looks Like

BlackRock's CEO will now make investment decisions based on a company's commitment to environmental sustainability. You can bet the financial world will never be the same again.

BlackRock Raised at Wells Fargo

When Headlines Deceive Investors

When Headlines Deceive Investors

When looked at from the perspective of market history, the facts inside a recent bearish Wall Street Journal story tell a far more interesting story on buying opportunities.

Valuation and 2 Names to Watch Into Earnings: Market Recon

Valuation and 2 Names to Watch Into Earnings: Market Recon

Citigroup and Lululemon are on the radar this morning.

Fed's Next Move, Microsoft's Performance, Trading U.S. Bancorp: Market Recon

Fed's Next Move, Microsoft's Performance, Trading U.S. Bancorp: Market Recon

What the Fed needs to do in July is to cut the FFR by 25 basis points and put the balance sheet management (QT) program to bed two months early.

Looking Ahead to Friday Morning

While we're getting ready for those earnings reports after today's close, here' a look at what's on tap tomorrow morning. American Express Autoliv BlackRock Citizens Financial Group Cleveland-Cliffs Gentex IberiaBank KC Southern Manpower NVR Regions...

The Changing Market Structure and Sinister Role of Machines and Algos Puts the Market on a Hair Trigger

* The market structure has changed - this evolution holds important ramifications. * Black Rock's Larry Fink missed an important reason for the market's 2019 advance - it wasn't cash on the sidelines, it was the momentum delivered by the products/st...

Buckle Up! More Night Moves and Heightened Volatility

* A regime of volatility is growing more conspicuous (and likely) against an investment backdrop dominated by machines and algorithms * More volatility is suggested by an increasingly ambiguous global economic picture and with the chances of policy ...

Real Money Post-Industrial Average Leaves Major Indices in the Dust

Real Money Post-Industrial Average Leaves Major Indices in the Dust

RMPIA outperformed once gain during April.

This Is Exactly What the Market Needed

This Is Exactly What the Market Needed

Tuesday's rally was primarily a product of poor positioning and too much anticipatory bearishness.

Operating in Your Circle of Competence (Part Deux)

Last week in Operating in Your Circle of Competence, I cautioned that BlackRock's Larry Fink's Bullish hyperbole and non rigorous market "melt-up" forecast should be questioned (or even ignored) and that "the last one in could be a rotten egg": I pr...

Bank Earnings: Here's What We Know So Far

Bank Earnings: Here's What We Know So Far

Here's your very own bank earnings 'cheat sheet.'

And the Beat Goes On...

Despite Larry Fink's "melt-up" comments, BlackRock  strategists are suggesting trimming one's risk in the markets!

Operating in Your Circle of Competence

* Another lesson learned * The last one in is a rotten egg! I prefer learning lessons when I make mistakes or observe others (possibly) doing the same. When I watched BlackRock  CEO Larry Fink, express the view that the Fear of Missing Out ("FOMO") ...

The Fear of Missing Out ('FOMO') or...'Last One in Is a Rotten Egg'!

* "FOMO" is not necessarily a legitimate and thoughtful reason to be Bullish * 'Cause when life looks like easy street, there is danger at your door. * "FOMO" is a strategy and argument (mentioned by Larry Fink yesterday on CNBC) for mindless moment...

Is It Ridiculous to Believe the Market Could Melt-Up?

Is It Ridiculous to Believe the Market Could Melt-Up?

BlackRock CEO Fink's warning of a market 'melt-up' may be ridiculed by the bears, but he may have a point.

Fibocall: Tuesday Early Texts

Fed's Evans Knows Nothing, China Q1 GDP, Trading Netflix: Market Recon

Fed's Evans Knows Nothing, China Q1 GDP, Trading Netflix: Market Recon

When Netflix reports earnings tonight, what will likely matter above all else for now will be subscriber growth.

Uber vs. Lyft: The Tale of the Titanic IPO Tape

Uber vs. Lyft: The Tale of the Titanic IPO Tape

Who you gonna call for a ride?

More Signs of Slowing Global Economic Growth

The foundation of the recent market rally, to me, is on a shaky foundation. Check out this piece from the IMF. And from my pal Danielle DiMartino Booth: Taking a Bite of Forbidden Fruit   VIPs Financial services layoffs continue as BlackRock and Sta...

BlackRock's Earnings Slump Shouldn't Come as a Big Surprise

BlackRock's Earnings Slump Shouldn't Come as a Big Surprise

The steep declines over the past seven months make me much less critical of BLK's Q4 results.

UK Finds Breaking Up Is Hard to Do: Market Recon

UK Finds Breaking Up Is Hard to Do: Market Recon

As uncertainty increases, expect greater demand for safe haven assets.