In 2Q17, Carlyle Group’s (CG) Investment Solutions division saw a YoY (year-over-year) decline in its FRE (fee-related earnings).
Carlyle Group’s (CG) Real Estate division saw a YoY (year-over-year) decline in its FRE (fee-related earnings) in 2Q17.
In 2Q17, Carlyle Group’s (CG) Credit division saw an increase in its net performance fees to $8 million, compared with $5 million in 2Q16.
In 2Q17, Carlyle Group’s (CG) Private Equity division saw its carry funds appreciate by 8%.
In 2Q17, Carlyle Group (CG) posted strong ENI (economic net income) of $300 million, which reflects a substantial increase over its $158 million in 2Q16.
Of the 14 analysts currently covering Ares Capital Corporation (ARCC), four analysts rated the stock as a “buy,” six analysts gave “strong buy” ratings, and the remaining four analysts gave “hold” ratings.
Ares Capital Corporation (ARCC) currently has a price-to-sales ratio of ~4.6x.
Ares Capital Corporation (ARCC) is expected to declare a dividend of $1.52 per share in 2017.
In 2Q17, Ares Capital made exits valued at $1.8 billion.
Within one year, Ares Capital Corporation (ARCC) stock is expected to reach $18.21, reflecting a rise of ~11.0% from its current price.
Ares Capital Corporation (ARCC) posted its 2Q17 earnings report on August 2. ARCC reported its core earnings of $0.34 per share, missing the analysts’ estimate of $0.36 per share.
BlackRock (BLK) continues to command a premium valuation on stable and strong inflows, the performance of funds, global asset allocation, and consistent earnings.
Asset managers (XLF) are expected to see marginal or no growth in 3Q17 and 2H17, mainly due to lower expected returns from markets that could translate into lower performance income…
So far in August 2017, ten of the 14 analysts covering BlackRock (BLK) have given ratings of “strong buy” or “buy” on the stock.
The Federal Reserve has continually raised rates from December 2015 through June 2017, to 1.50% from 0.25%.
BlackRock (BLK) has consistently expanded its assets base and, as a result, operating earnings over the past few quarters.
BlackRock (BLK) has consistently improved its operating margins in the range of 42%–46% by cutting down on administrative and other expenses…
BlackRock (BLK) is managing a record $3.17 trillion—about 56% of the company’s total AUM (assets under management) as of June 30, 2017——in its Institutional Clients division.
BlackRock’s (BLK) iShares continue to garner the highest share of flows among peers deployed in ETFs and index funds.
BlackRock’s (BLK) retail business has seen a rebound in inflows over the past couple of quarters after investors consistently withdrew from active offerings in equities and deployed more money to ETFs and index funds.