The Blackstone Group Inc. (BX)

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NYSE : Finance
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Open 62.87
Day Low/High 62.60 / 63.77
52 Wk Low/High 32.17 / 63.13
Volume 4.80M
Avg Volume 4.00M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 659.35M
Market Cap 71.86B
EPS 2.30
P/E Ratio 26.48
Div & Yield 1.92 (3.16%)
Blackstone Purchases TeamHealth for $6.1 Billion

Blackstone Purchases TeamHealth for $6.1 Billion

Blackstone purchased TeamHealth for $6.1 billion in a deal expected to close in the first quarter 2017.

Think Like a Private Equity Investor

Think Like a Private Equity Investor

Results of the top PE firms show why.

Closing Bell: Bristol-Myers Squibb Leads Healthcare; U.S. Stocks Slide as Defensive Names Slip

Closing Bell: Bristol-Myers Squibb Leads Healthcare; U.S. Stocks Slide as Defensive Names Slip

Stock losses escalated in the final hour as an increase in Treasury yields hit defensive names in the utilities and materials sectors.

Chinese Billions Chase Chinese Tourists Into U.S. Hotels

Chinese Billions Chase Chinese Tourists Into U.S. Hotels

Chinese yuan are converting into U.S. dollars at an intense pace as Chinese tourists become more adventurous.

Take a Hint From Institutional Investor Selling

Take a Hint From Institutional Investor Selling

Here are three stocks that institutional investors have been unloading, and you should, too.

Anything These Guys Are Selling, I'm not Buying

Anything These Guys Are Selling, I'm not Buying

When KKR and Apollo sell a stock it should be a huge red flag to investors to consider following suit.

Delivering Alpha -- and Animosity: Conference Speakers Agree on Little

Delivering Alpha -- and Animosity: Conference Speakers Agree on Little

The celebrity panelists seemed to butt heads on nearly every issue, except maybe on Donald Trump.

Wall Street Titans to Speak at Delivering Alpha

Wall Street Titans to Speak at Delivering Alpha

Tuesday conference to address turbulent markets at Tuesday's Delivering Alpha Conference. Speakers to include Dalio, Icahn and Chanos.

A Small Earnings Beat Is Possible for Hewlett Packard Enterprise

A Small Earnings Beat Is Possible for Hewlett Packard Enterprise

But don't expect miracles, given the current state of the IT hardware market.

Australia's Teflon Economy Goes a Quarter Century Without a Recession

Australia's Teflon Economy Goes a Quarter Century Without a Recession

The Lucky Country has now gone a quarter of a century without a recession. A Teflon-coated economy indeed.

The Latest Sign of 'Peak Hedge Funds'

I wrote about "Peak Hedge Funds" earlier this week, and the hits just keep on coming for the industry. Word has emerged that the Senfina hedge fund launched in 2014 by the Blackstone Group  is down some 20% this year after a large July loss. In case...

Blackstone, KKR Unveil Second-Quarter Stock Picks

Blackstone, KKR Unveil Second-Quarter Stock Picks

Food and health care companies were among the top stocks chosen in the quarter by the top PE firms.

Blackstone and KKR Unveil Stock Picks Despite Bearish Tone Among Private-Equity Players

Blackstone and KKR Unveil Stock Picks Despite Bearish Tone Among Private-Equity Players

It's apparently not all doom and gloom in the private-equity realm of stock picking these days.

Private Equity Selloffs Likely to Ding More Stocks

Private Equity Selloffs Likely to Ding More Stocks

Names that shareholders should watch are those where PE firms hold big stakes in their companies.

KKR Can Show You How to Be an A-OK Investor

KKR Can Show You How to Be an A-OK Investor

The firm's latest earnings report is chock full of good advice.

Bullish and Bearish Reversals for the Week

Bullish and Bearish Reversals for the Week

Chipotle, Wendy's on the bull side and gold stocks on the bear side.

How to Play Publicly Traded Private Equity Funds

How to Play Publicly Traded Private Equity Funds

Don't buy the shares, invest in puts and other instruments instead.

Listen to What the Private Equity Managers Are Saying

Listen to What the Private Equity Managers Are Saying

Blackstone is a prime example.

Jim Cramer on NXPI: Internet of Things Taking Over the Car

Jim Cramer on NXPI: Internet of Things Taking Over the Car

Private equity player Blackstone is reducing its stake in chipmaker NXP Semiconductors and that is a positive for the stock, says Jim Cramer.

3 Prudent Stocks to Own for a Frothy Market

3 Prudent Stocks to Own for a Frothy Market

Markets may have shrugged off Brexit worries to hit new highs, but pricey stocks should make investors more cautious than ever.

Japanese Pension Fund's Property Move Is the First of Billions to Come

Japanese Pension Fund's Property Move Is the First of Billions to Come

The Chikyoren pension fund has chosen 2 international asset managers for its foray into international real estate and infrastructure.

4 Bond Funds to Buy if the Fed Stands Pat

4 Bond Funds to Buy if the Fed Stands Pat

These closed-end funds offer good yields and big discounts to NAV.

Private Equity Can Do What Banks Can't

Private Equity Can Do What Banks Can't

A minor shift away from banks will have an enormous impact on other lenders.

Learn the ABCs of BDCs

Business development companies have grown in popularity amid low interest rates.

Block Sales May Be a Sign of Private Equity Turmoil

What should investors make of private equity firms scaling back some of their prized positions?

Use Earnings Season to Think Like a PE Manager

I love conference calls with the executives of the leading private equity firms.

Jim Cramer Say Own Blackstone Group as the Markets are Improving

Jim Cramer Say Own Blackstone Group as the Markets are Improving

Jim Cramer likes Blackstone Group ahead of its earnings report, saying the markets are thawing so you want own it.

Jim Cramer Says This Will Be a Good Quarter for 3-M, Buy GE on a Dip

Jim Cramer Says This Will Be a Good Quarter for 3-M, Buy GE on a Dip

Jim Cramer says UnitedHealth's stock is going much higher, and it is a 'terrific' name to own.

Listen to Sam Zell and Other REIT Experts

Three top execs gave their views this week at a New York conference.

What Byron Wien (and Cole Porter) Tell Us About Stocks

"In olden days, a glimpse of stocking Was looked on as something shocking. But now, God knows, Anything goes. Good authors too, who once knew better words Now only use four-letter words Writing prose. Anything goes." -- Cole Porter, Anything Goes Th...