Blackstone Group LP (BX) : At Bancorp added new position in Blackstone Group LP during the most recent quarter end. The investment management firm now holds 270,497 shares of Blackstone Group LP which is valued at $7,546,866 , the company said in a statement filed on Aug 9, 2016 with the SEC.Blackstone Group LP makes up approximately 1.06% of At Bancorp’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Eaton Vance Management reduced its stake in BX by selling 28,518 shares or 49.32% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 29,308 shares of BX which is valued at $817,693. Jacobus Wealth Management sold out all of its stake in BX during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 6,525 shares of BX which is valued $177,415. Deltec Asset Management added BX to its portfolio by purchasing 25,150 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $691,625. Blackstone Group LP makes up approx 0.17% of Deltec Asset Management’s portfolio.Oakworth Capital boosted its stake in BX in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 200 additional shares and now holds a total of 715 shares of Blackstone Group LP which is valued at $19,605. Blackstone Group LP makes up approx 0.01% of Oakworth Capital’s portfolio.
Blackstone Group LP opened for trading at $27.8 and hit $28.095 on the upside on Wednesday, eventually ending the session at $27.89, with a gain of 0.07% or 0.02 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 22,35,508 shares. Company has a market cap of $33,262 M.
On the company’s financial health, Blackstone Group LP reported $0.44 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.05 according to the earnings call on Jul 21, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.39. The company had revenue of $1192.48 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $1017.58 million. The company’s revenue was down -2.7 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.43 EPS.
The Blackstone Group L.P. is a global alternative asset manager. The Company’s alternative asset management businesses include investment vehicles focused on private equity real estate hedge fund solutions non-investment grade credit secondary funds and multi-asset class exposures falling outside of other funds’ mandates. The Company’s segments include Private Equity Real Estate Hedge Fund Solutions and Credit. The Company’s Private Equity segment focuses on identifying managing and creating lasting value for its investors. The Company manages a number of global European and Asian focused opportunistic real estate funds several real estate debt investment funds a real estate investment trust (BXMT). The Company’s Hedge Fund Solutions group consists of Blackstone Alternative Asset Management (BAAM). Its credit business consists of GSO Capital Partners LP (GSO). It is a participant in the leveraged finance markets.