The Blackstone Group Inc. (BX)

53.52
NYSE : Finance
Prev Close 53.10
Day Low/High 53.25 / 53.92
52 Wk Low/High 26.88 / 55.17
Avg Volume 6.63M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 659.35M
Market Cap 62.80B
EPS 2.30
P/E Ratio 22.99
Div & Yield 1.92 (3.62%)

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Time to Be Bullish, but not Complacent

Time to Be Bullish, but not Complacent

Don't be fooled by the fact that markets are near all-time highs, as they can turn vicious quickly; also, Blackstone Group is worth a look.

New Buy (and Short) Levels

* My revised levels I don't want there to be any ambiguity about the size of my positions or about my buy and short levels as I strive for as much transparency as possible. "When the time comes to buy, you won't want to." - Walter Deemer "When the t...

Private Equity Shorts

I am pressing my private equity shorts in and this morning. Here is my short thesis.

My Recent Trading and Investing

I was quite active in my trading and investing over the last two days (while I was on the West Coast and not writing in my Diary). Here is a summary of my actions: * I have added to my private equity shorts - (a new position) joins . * I have reesta...

In a Richly-Valued Market, Bank Stocks Represent Uncommon Value Under Almost Any Time Frame (Part Trois)

* Bank earnings, to begin to be reported this morning, will mostly be in line to modestly higher than consensus expectations. * In this quarter, bank EPS will begin to improve and grow relative to the S&P - with flat to slightly higher operating pro...

Avoid Investment Managers... and Private Equity Stocks

* Some fund managers are so desperate to attract capital that they are offering a negative fee model (that will pay investors to manage their money!) * A toxic cocktail is brewing in the money management and private equity spaces * I am short TROW (...

Risk for BX Isn't so Black and White

Risk for BX Isn't so Black and White

It's unclear whether Blackstone Group will decline to $38, but that is a potential danger, so buyers need to keep that in mind.

Blackstone Group Could Rally Further in the Months Ahead

Blackstone Group Could Rally Further in the Months Ahead

Let's review the latest charts and indicators.

Why Tiananmen Square Censorship Matters to International Investors

Why Tiananmen Square Censorship Matters to International Investors

Reuters found itself in the strange position of writing a news story to explain why its news stories about the Tiananmen Square massacre weren't appearing on an investment-data platform it created.

First Window for Listed Indian Real Estate a Litmus Test for the Market

First Window for Listed Indian Real Estate a Litmus Test for the Market

India's property market is increasingly institutionalized, and now it's available to retail investors, too.

These 10 Asset Management Firms Are Also Solid Stocks

These 10 Asset Management Firms Are Also Solid Stocks

Wealth management firms remain worthy holdings for long-term portfolios.

How to Play Zayo With Options Amid Buyout Chatter

How to Play Zayo With Options Amid Buyout Chatter

Wells Fargo believes Zayo could be worth as much as $40, but playing for a low $30s price might be more realistic.

My 15 Surprises for 2019

White House Politics: (When asked what he wanted to give thanks for during a press gaggle Thanksgiving Thursday, Trump responded), "for having a great family and for having made a tremendous difference in this country. I've made a tremendous differe...

A Reckless Fed: Market Recon

A Reckless Fed: Market Recon

It's time for the central bank to show the same level of concern for their misplaced aggression.

7 Under-the-Radar Financial Stock Favorites

7 Under-the-Radar Financial Stock Favorites

These lesser-known names are attractive plays on business development, asset management and lending.

Closing Bell: LIVE MARKETS BLOG

Closing Bell: LIVE MARKETS BLOG

Markets had a down day of trading Wednesday.

Blame Amazon for Walmart's Surprising 2018 Outlook

Blame Amazon for Walmart's Surprising 2018 Outlook

Walmart surprised many on Wall Street with its 2018 outlook, and not positively. Here's what's up.

9 Banking Bets, From Main Street to Wall Street

9 Banking Bets, From Main Street to Wall Street

These advisors see long-term opportunities in the financial sector, including small-cap managers and large investment firms.

Janet Yellen's Swan Song and Everything Else You Need to Know Tuesday Morning

Janet Yellen's Swan Song and Everything Else You Need to Know Tuesday Morning

Stock futures pointed to sharp declines as Janet Yellen prepares to preside over her last meeting as head of the Fed. Here's what you need to know Tuesday morning.

Jim Cramer: Why I Like the Keurig-Dr Pepper Merger

Jim Cramer: Why I Like the Keurig-Dr Pepper Merger

The new CEO of the enterprise is a miracle man in what many believe is a dying industry.

Jim Cramer: Are You Ready for a 10% Market Correction?

Jim Cramer: Are You Ready for a 10% Market Correction?

Amid Blackstone Group Vice Chairman Byron Wien's 2018 prediction of a 10% pullback in the S&P 500, TheStreet's founder and Action Alerts PLUS Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer questions whether investors are ready for such a correction.

Japan's Massive Government Pension Fund Shakes Real Estate World

Japan's Massive Government Pension Fund Shakes Real Estate World

The world's largest pension fund has made its first move into alternative investment with an allocation to real estate in Japan. It's a trend for managers and investors to watch.

Institutional Investors in Asia Develop a Taste for Vietnamese - and Stability

Institutional Investors in Asia Develop a Taste for Vietnamese - and Stability

In a marked contrast to their quest for risk last year, when India and Indonesia rated top in attractiveness, institutional investors are searching out safe real estate in Asia -- with another camp questing for stable emerging markets.

Blackstone Buys Back Into Logicor as It Plays Nice With Beijing

Blackstone Buys Back Into Logicor as It Plays Nice With Beijing

The decision by a Blackstone fund to buy 10% of Logicor shows how much the Chinese government values its relationship with the world's largest private equity investor.

Banking on Solid Financial Names

Banking on Solid Financial Names

These financial services stocks are looking good as third-quarter earnings season continues.

Here's How U.S. Investors Can Play Resurgent India As It Turns 70

Here's How U.S. Investors Can Play Resurgent India As It Turns 70

There's new-found interest in India -- not surprising when the market is up by one-third this year alone.

China Was Right to Walk Away From Failed U.S. Trade Talks

China Was Right to Walk Away From Failed U.S. Trade Talks

The collapse of the Sino-American session on tariffs and access translates into market action for investors, and inaction on improved trade.