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Blackstone Inc

Blackstone is a asset management company located in New York, United States, which is part of the Financial Services sector, and is traded under the ticker BX on the NYSE exchange.

Blackstone stock last closed at $83.16, down 0.41% from the previous day, and has decreased 32.58% in one year. It has underperformed other stocks in the Asset Management industry by 0.04 percentage points. Blackstone stock is currently +1.14% from its 52-week low of $82.22, and -44.48% from its 52-week high of $149.78.

As of Sep 26, 2022, there are 701.67M shares of BX outstanding. The market capitalization of BX is $58.35B. In the last 24 hours, 4.25M BX shares were traded.

How to Buy Blackstone Stock

Wondering how to invest in Blackstone stock? Here's how.
  1. Choose where to buy Blackstone stock: You need to choose an online brokerage, but don't worry - we've tested dozens of online stock brokerages and apps to help you figure out where to buy Blackstone stock.
  2. Open your brokerage account: Sign up for 0% commission trading with the highest-rated brokerage we've identified. It's the best place to buy BX stock.
  3. Put funds into your brokerage account: Pick your method of payment and add your details.
  4. Research Blackstone stock: The Blackstone ticker symbol is BX. Is Blackstone stock a good investment? Should you buy shares of BX? How do BX's underlying business fundamentals look? Do top analysts think Blackstone is a good buy? Why has BX's stock price moved recently? (Hint: Our stock market analysis website can help you understand if BX is a good stock to buy).
  5. Place your BX buy order: Decide if you will purchase BX shares at the current market price or use a limit order to buy BX stock at a given price.
  6. Monitor your investment in BX: Create a watchlist to monitor your new investment in Blackstone shares.

Step 1: Choose where to buy Blackstone stock

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Step 2: Open your brokerage account

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Step 4: Research Blackstone stock

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Blackstone Numbers

BX Price
$83.16
1w %
-12.6%
1y %
-32.58%
5y %
153.3%
P/E
15.15x
P/B
6.76x
P/S
3.32x
PEG
1.8x
Revenue
$17.74B
Earnings
$3.99B
Fore. Rev. Growth
-2.77%
Fore. Earn. Growth
8.43%
Market Cap
$58.35B
Next Earnings
Oct 19, 2022
Next Dividend
N/A

Fundamentals of BX

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You can see all of the due diligence checks on BX's stock page.

What is the fair value of BX stock?

Analysts use many financial metrics, analyses, models, and charts to gauge BX's true value.

Using relative valuations ratios:

  • BX could be overvalued based on its P/E ratio of 15.15x, relative to Asset Management industry P/E ratio of 6.8x
  • BX could be overvalued based on its P/B ratio of 6.76x, relative to Asset Management industry P/B ratio of 1.87x
  • BX may be overvalued based on its PEG ratio of 1.8x

You can do more valuation research on BX's stock here.

A look at BX Cashflows and Balance Sheet

Passed Health Checks:

  • BX's operating cash flow of $5.43B allows it to safely service it's debt of $10.54B.
  • BX earnings of $5.65B is not enough to cover its interest payments.
  • Total BX debt is lower than 5 years ago, relative to shareholder equity.

Failed Health Checks:

  • BX has a relatively high debt to equity ratio of 2.35.
  • BX profit margin has gone down from 26.7% to 22.5% in the past year.

Is Blackstone stock a Buy, Hold, or Sell?

Out of 10 Equities analysts who give recommendations on BX, the consensus analyst rating on Blackstone is a Strong Buy

Should I buy or sell BX stock?

Based on 10 analysts offering ratings for Blackstone Inc.
Strong Buy
Strong Buy
6 analysts 60%
Buy
1 analysts 10%
Hold
3 analysts 30%
Sell
0 analysts 0%
Strong Sell
0 analysts 0%

Latest BX Analyst Ratings

Benjamin Budish, a bottom 28% analyst from Barclays maintains BX with a strong buy rating and announces their BX price target of $120.00, on Aug 31, 2022.

Brian Bedell, a bottom 9% analyst from Deutsche Bank maintains BX with a strong buy rating and raises their BX price target from $147.00 to $153.00, on Aug 12, 2022.

Michael Cyprys, a top 27% analyst from Morgan Stanley maintains BX with a strong buy rating and lowers their BX price target from $125.00 to $121.00, on Jul 27, 2022.

Robert Lee, a top 6% analyst from Keefe, Bruyette & Woods downgrades BX to a hold rating and lowers their BX price target from $127.00 to $115.00, on Jul 25, 2022.

Sumeet Mody, a top 11% analyst from Piper Sandler maintains BX with a strong buy rating and lowers their BX price target from $154.00 to $120.00, on Jul 25, 2022.

You can dig deeper into what analysts are projecting on the Blackstone stock forecast page.

BX Momentum

SMA10
90.35
SMA20
93.25
SMA50
98.49
SMA100
100.47
SMA200
110.9
MACD
-3.84
MACD Signal
-2.57
MACD Histogram
-1.27
RSI
30.1
Stochastic %K
6.02
Stochastic %D
5.57
StochRSI %K
0
StochRSI %D
0.85

BX Revenue

Last year, BX earnings were $3.99B. Over the last 5 year, BX's earnings have grown by 19.74% per year. This was faster than the Asset Management industry average of 11.08%.

Last year, BX revenue was $17.74B. In the last 5 year, BX's revenue has gone up by 22.35% per year. This was slower than the Asset Management industry average of 25.06%.

You can research BX's earnings and revenue performance here.

Latest Insiders Trades at BX

In the past 12 months, insiders at BX have sold more shares than they have bought.

Ruth Porat, Director of BX, was the latest BX insider to sell. They sold $101.20 worth of BX stock on Aug 8, 2022.

Learn more about who owns BX shares here.

Does BX provide a stable income stream?

Blackstone pays a dividend of 6.25%, compared to the Asset Management industry's average dividend yield of 8.37%. If you owned $1,000 worth of BX stock, you would have received $62.53 in the past year.

Blackstone dividend payments have not consistently grown over the past decade and have not remained stable.

Find more analysis about Blackstone dividend yield and history here.

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Step 5: Place your BX buy order

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  • Market order: A market order is an order to buy or sell a security at the best price on the market.
    Market orders are mostly sufficient.
  • Limit order: A limit order enables you to buy or sell a stock at a specific price (or better).
    If you want to be sure you're buying or selling at a given dollar amount limit, place a limit order.

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Step 6: Monitor your investment in BX

Now that you own some BX shares, you'll want to stay up-to-date on your new shares.

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How to Buy Stock in Blackstone

To reiterate, here are the 6 steps to buy Blackstone stock:

  1. Choose where to buy Blackstone stock
  2. Open your brokerage account
  3. Put funds into your brokerage account
  4. Research Blackstone stock
  5. Place your BX buy order
  6. Monitor your investment in BX

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NYSE: BX
$83.16-0.34 (-0.41%)
Updated Sep 26, 2022
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NYSE: BX
$83.16-0.34 (-0.41%)
Updated Sep 26, 2022
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FAQ

How much does it cost to buy one Blackstone share?

As of Sep 26, 2022, it costs $83.16 to buy one share of Blackstone stock.

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Is now a good time to buy Blackstone stock?

According to 10 Wall Street analysts who monitor Blackstone, their consensus recommendation is to buy Blackstone stock.

What is the best way to buy Blackstone stock?

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