The Blackstone Group L.P. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 07, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.42 per share is scheduled to be paid on
February 19, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BX stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 320% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of BX was $18.84,
representing a -2.13% decrease from the 52 week high of $19.25 and
a 69.35% increase over the 52 week low of $11.13.
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 $.4. Zacks Investment Research reports BX's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 21.99%, compared to an
industry average of 1.3%.
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