What Are the Fundamentals Of BX?

Blackstone logged a -1.7% change during today's afternoon session, and is now trading at a price of $125.11 per share. The S&P 500 index moved 0.0%. BX's trading volume is 3,380,434 compared to the stock's average volume of 3,793,877.

Blackstone trades -2.97% away from its average analyst target price of $128.94 per share. The 17 analysts following the stock have set target prices ranging from $101.0 to $150.0, and on average have given Blackstone a rating of buy.

Anyone interested in buying BX should be aware of the facts below:

  • Blackstone's current price is -82.1% below its Graham number of $22.4, which implies the stock has a margin of safety

  • Blackstone has moved 39.1% over the last year, and the S&P 500 logged a change of 27.8%

  • Based on its trailing earnings per share of 1.84, Blackstone has a trailing 12 month Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of 68.0 while the S&P 500 average is 15.97

  • BX has a forward P/E ratio of 20.3 based on its forward 12 month price to earnings (EPS) of $6.15 per share

  • The company has a price to earnings growth (PEG) ratio of 1.17 — a number near or below 1 signifying that Blackstone is fairly valued compared to its estimated growth potential

  • Its Price to Book (P/B) ratio is 13.2 compared to its sector average of 1.58

  • Blackstone Inc. is an alternative asset management firm specializing in real estate, private equity, hedge fund solutions, credit, secondary funds of funds, public debt and equity and multi-asset class strategies.

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