The Blackstone Group L.P. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 24, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.55 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 04,
2014. Shareholders who purchased BX stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
57.14% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price
of $35.57, the dividend yield is 6.18%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BX was $35.57,
representing a -0.59% decrease from the 52 week high of $35.78 and
a 67% increase over the 52 week low of $21.30.
BX is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as Franklin Resources, Inc. (
) and AMERIPRISE FINANCIAL SERVICES, INC. (
). BX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.62. Zacks Investment Research reports BX's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -39.47%, compared to an
industry average of 5%.
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