BlackRock Inc. (BLK)

434.34
NYSE : Finance
Prev Close 451.90
Day Low/High 421.12 / 449.48
52 Wk Low/High 323.98 / 576.81
Avg Volume 885.00K
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 154.83M
Market Cap 62.14B
EPS 28.70
P/E Ratio 15.90
Div & Yield 14.52 (3.29%)

Latest News

Have I Warmed Up to BP? Let's Just Say I'll Give It a Chance

Have I Warmed Up to BP? Let's Just Say I'll Give It a Chance

Joining the ranks of BlackRock and Microsoft, BP has come out with a plan to address climate change, and that gives it added appeal.

Jim Cramer: Once Again, Why Fossil Fuels Are on the Wrong Side of History

Jim Cramer: Once Again, Why Fossil Fuels Are on the Wrong Side of History

I am not about making friends, I am about making money. And I don't think I can help you make money in the oil and gas stocks anymore.

Exxon's Just Running Out of Gas

Exxon's Just Running Out of Gas

It's not just the lousy profit picture: XOM posted its third least profitable year in 2019 since the turn of the millennium. So how can I get my 87 cents?

6 Favorite Financials: Value Stocks to Take to the Bank

6 Favorite Financials: Value Stocks to Take to the Bank

These undervalued names fit well in a diversified portfolio.

Balance Sheet Concern, Davos Forum, Trading Netflix: Market Recon

Balance Sheet Concern, Davos Forum, Trading Netflix: Market Recon

I think we know, just based on the behavior of this Federal Reserve, that all things being equal a more normalized balance sheet is preferable.

Let Me Count the Ways I Love Microsoft

Let Me Count the Ways I Love Microsoft

MSFT is not one of my names that has just kept on hitting target prices, thus forcing decisions. The stock is getting close though.

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.