Blackstone Group Inc. Class A (BX)

52.74
NYSE
Prev Close 53.18
Day Low/High 52.71 / 53.30
52 Wk Low/High 33.00 / 64.97
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 1175.96B
Market Cap 62.54B
P/E Ratio 47.06
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

Hanging in There With Oaktree Capital

Alternative managers, Blackstone and Oaktree Capital  (in which I am long), continue to trade poorly. I continue to believe this is a function of tax-loss selling and concerns about the prospects for a change in the manner carried interest is taxed ...

Closing Bell: GoPro's Wild Ride; Dow Retreats Further From 20,000

Closing Bell: GoPro's Wild Ride; Dow Retreats Further From 20,000

The Dow Jones Industrial Average retreated from its elusive 20,000 milestone.

Let Me Hit You With My Best 'Long Shots'

Let Me Hit You With My Best 'Long Shots'

Five hospital and private-equity names with potential for high returns.

Wait for Weakness in the Market

Wait for Weakness in the Market

With momentum this strong, lock in profits at your own peril.

With Troubled Turkey Leading the World in Home-Price Growth, What's Going On?

With Troubled Turkey Leading the World in Home-Price Growth, What's Going On?

Tiny markets like Malta, Lithuania and Iceland are up there with leader Turkey in terms of home-price growth over the last year.

Trade In Your Trading Mindset, Emulate Private Equity Investors Instead

Trade In Your Trading Mindset, Emulate Private Equity Investors Instead

Most traders fail; they'd be better served by buying undervalued assets and holding them for longer periods of time.

Here Is What the Nasdaq's Record Highs Mean for the Tech IPO Market

Here Is What the Nasdaq's Record Highs Mean for the Tech IPO Market

Is that tech IPO market getting frothy as the Nasdaq flirts with record highs?

Latest Tech IPO Filings Could Be Signs of an Overheated Market

Latest Tech IPO Filings Could Be Signs of an Overheated Market

Optiv and Presidio are being taken public by PE firms that appear hungry to profit from a strong tech IPO environment, but investors might want to tread cautiously.

India and Emerging Asia the Sudden Favorite for Major Property Investors

India and Emerging Asia the Sudden Favorite for Major Property Investors

Tokyo and Sydney ditched for speculative plays, a new report shows.

It's a Good Time to Own (but Not Buy) Real Estate

It's a Good Time to Own (but Not Buy) Real Estate

But there are at least a couple of good stocks out there.

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.