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    Blackstone-Backed Firm Buys Reese Witherspoon’s Hello Sunshine Production Company

    By Dan Clarendon
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    Real Estate

    Can Blackstone Balance the Real Estate Market With $6B Housing Bet?

    By Rachel Curry
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    Medline-Blackstone Buyout Leaves a Massive Mark on Corporate Deals

    By Rachel Curry
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    Earnings Report

    Blackstone Is Attracting New Capital

    The launch of innovative ideas at the right time can help Blackstone attract a good amount of new capital through its dedicated network.

    By Robert Karr
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Fund Flows Continue to Rise in the European Union

    Fund flows in European equities (EFA) have expanded at a slower pace since 2011. Overall, they’ve grown at an average of 10% over the past three years.

    By Robert Karr
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Carlyle’s Realizations and Distributions Expected to Improve in 3Q

    Carlyle Group (CG) is expected to see its distributable income rise in the current quarter on monetizations through the IPO process, private sales, and placements.

    By Robert Karr
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Blackstone, Carlyle, and KKR Saw Real Estate Growth in 3Q16

    The real estate space has seen a relatively strong performance when compared to other asset classes.

    By Robert Karr
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    Earnings Report

    Why Blackstone’s Q2 Performance Beat Estimates

    The Blackstone Group (BX) reported its second quarter earnings on July 21. The company beat Wall Street analysts’ economic net income estimates of $0.39.

    By Robert Karr
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    Why Carlyle’s 4Q16 Performance Nosedived

    Carlyle Group posted economic net income of $0.02 in 4Q16 on February 8, which was lower than the analyst estimate of $0.41.

    By Robert Karr
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Emerging Market Equities See Valuations Rise on Fundamentals

    Valuations rose by 3.10% in the week ended September 11, 2015. The rise was mainly due to buying in India’s equities on higher industrial production and low inflation.

    By Robert Karr
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    How Will Carlyle Group Perform in 3Q16?

    Carlyle expects EPS of $0.44 in 3Q16. For the full year, analysts have revised earnings expectations up to $1.44 with an implied price-to-earnings of 10.8x.

    By Robert Karr
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Weaker Markets Continue to Affect Carlyle’s Realizations

    Carlyle Group (CG) reported distributable earnings of $129 million in fiscal 1Q16, 13% lower than in 1Q15.

    By Robert Karr
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    Earnings Report

    KKR Saw Declining Valuations in 3Q15

    Returns to shareholders KKR & Co. L.P. (KKR) reported an economic net loss of $286 million for the third quarter of 2015. The company’s earnings decreased on a decline in the value of its holdings due to a market rout in 3Q15. KKR’s distributable earnings declined to $349 million, or $0.35 per unit, in 3Q15. The […]

    By Robert Karr
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Why Alternative Asset Managers Rebounded in 2016

    Alternative asset managers such as Blackstone Group (BX), KKR (KKR), and Carlyle Group (CG) have rebounded sharply over the past three months.

    By Robert Karr
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    Blackstone’s Performance Stands Out among Managers in 4Q16

    The Blackstone Group (BX), the world’s largest alternative asset manager, posted an economic net income (or ENI) of $0.68 in 4Q16, higher than analysts’ estimate of $0.64.

    By Robert Karr
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    Earnings Report

    Berkshire’s Energy Business Rises on Rates and Utilities in 3Q

    BHE’s earnings before taxes rose to $1,246 million in 3Q16 as compared to $1,153 million during the same quarter last year.

    By Robert Karr
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Blackstone and KKR Raise Funds amid Volatility and Prospects

    Equities and broader markets rebounded in 2H16. The global economic outlook has now become relatively more stable for 2017.

    By Robert Karr
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Unchanged Interest Rate Impacts US Equities Valuations

    Valuations rose 0.03% in the week ended September 18, 2015. They were revised mainly due to higher retail sales, more building permits, lower unemployment rate, and unchanged interest rates.

    By Robert Karr
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Blackstone to Acquire Minor Stake in Rockpoint

    On March 13, 2018, the Blackstone Group (BX) announced that it is acquiring a minority equity stake in Rockpoint, a private equity giant.

    By Raymond Anderson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Blackstone’s Real Estate Growth in Europe and Asia in 2017

    The Blackstone Group (BX) garnered realizations of $3.5 billion in 4Q16, reflecting a year-over-year rise in improved valuations.

    By Robert Karr
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    Earnings Report

    Berkshire Hathaway’s BHE Benefits from Power Stations in 2Q16

    BHE’s earnings before taxes rose to $666 million in 2Q16, as compared to $649 million during the same quarter last year.

    By Robert Karr
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Why Alternatives Aren’t Expected to Have Premium Returns

    Alternatives expect weak performance in the second quarter of 2016 on weak performance of various asset classes.

    By Robert Karr
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    Earnings Report

    Prospect Capital Plans to Raise Capital through Spin-Offs

    Prospect Capital (PSEC) is targeting spin-offs in order to raise capital to be redeployed in asset classes yielding higher returns.

    By Robert Karr
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    Earnings Report

    KKR Realized Performance, Investment Income Declined in 1Q16

    In 1Q16, KKR & Co. (KKR) saw its distributable earnings decline on lower bookings. The company made realized performance income of $99 million compared to $308 million in 1Q15.

    By Robert Karr
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    Earnings Report

    Carlyle’s Portfolio Appreciated on These

    Carlyle managed 5% appreciation in portfolio valuation in 4Q16 and 12% in fiscal 2016, reflecting an improved YoY performance.

    By Robert Karr
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    Energy & Utilities

    Dimensional Fund Advisors’ Major Holdings in Q3

    Dimensional Fund Advisors’ top buys are Apple (AAPL), AT&T (T), Microsoft (MSFT), L3Harris Technologies (LHX), and Verizon Communications (VZ).

    By Rabindra Samanta
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    Earnings Report

    Prospect’s Valuation Discount Consistent on Lower Originations

    Prospect Capital’s (PSEC) stock has fallen ~3% in the past quarter, and it has risen ~11% in the past year. The company is currently trading 7% lower than its 52-week high.

    By Robert Karr
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    Earnings Report

    Allianz Reports 11% Revenue Growth Backed by Insurance Business

    Allianz Group offer property casualty insurance, life and health insurance, and asset management products and services in over 70 countries. The company’s major operations are in Europe.

    By Robert Karr
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    Earnings Report

    KKR Achieves Higher Realization on Improved Activity in 2Q16

    In 2Q16, KKR & Co. (KKR) saw its distributable earnings surge on exit activity in the private equity space. The company made realized performance income of $310 million compared to $258 million in 2Q15.

    By Robert Karr
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    Earnings Report

    Carlyle Group’s Private Equity Portfolio Has Risen in 1Q16

    Carlyle’s total carry fund valuations rose by 2% in 4Q15, led by a recovery in the valuations of private equity funds.

    By Robert Karr
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    KKR Expected to See Subdued Realized and Investment Performance

    In 1Q16, KKR & Co. (KKR) saw its distributable earnings decline due to lower bookings. The company had a realized performance income of $99 million.

    By Robert Karr
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    How Did KKR’s Distributions Look in 4Q16?

    KKR & Company (KKR) has managed higher realizations over the past few quarters as reflected in its higher distributions to limited partners or investors.

    By Robert Karr
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    Housing starts dampened by wet weather in the Midwest

    Housing starts are a critical predictor of future home builder sales Housing starts are released jointly by the Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development. Analysts use the information to anticipate future production for home builders, future demand for raw materials, and labor costs. This data will even affect the forecasts for […]

    By Brent Nyitray, CFA, MBA
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    Carlyle’s Portfolio Could Continue on a Subdued Trajectory in 2Q16

    Carlyle’s performance is directly impacted by the global macroeconomic environment as well as financial conditions in and outside of the United States.

    By Robert Karr
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Bank of America’s Asset Management Depends on This

    BAC was managing ~$2.59 trillion on March 31, 2017, in client balances, which represents a growth of 5% on a YoY basis.

    By Robert Karr
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    US Equities’ Valuations Decline on Global Data: Week Ending June 5

    Currently, US equities (SPY) are trading at 17.7x on a one-year forward earnings basis. Valuations decreased by 0.78% in the week ending June 5, 2015.

    By Robert Karr
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    Earnings Report

    Carlyle Group Reports Strong Operating Performance in 1Q15

    Carlyle Group (CG) reported its 1Q15 earnings on April 29. The company managed to beat Wall Street analysts’ EPS estimates of $0.70—its EPS was $0.80.

    By Robert Karr
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Blackstone Hedge Funds Outperform Relatively, Expand Assets

    Hedge funds performed dismally during the third quarter on lower volatility and geopolitical risks. Alternative managers saw valuations fall.

    By Robert Karr
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    Earnings Report

    Why Carlyle Group Lost Premium in Its Valuations

    Carlyle Group’s (CG) stock has fallen ~11% over the past six months on falling holdings valuations due to the global slowdown.

    By Robert Karr
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    Earnings Report

    Oil Prices: Have They Impacted Blackstone’s Earnings?

    Blackstone offloaded much of its exposure to oil prices in 2013 and 2014. Less than a quarter of the company’s energy exposure is impacted by oil prices.

    By Robert Karr
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Analyst Ratings on Blackstone Have Stayed Steady

    Asset managers have been negatively affected in 1H 2018 by the unsupportive global environment.

    By Raymond Anderson
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    Earnings Report

    Blackstone’s Plans for Real Estate Investments

    Blackstone has one of the most innovative real estate funds in the world. Its funds have outperformed compared to other real estate investment companies.

    By Robert Karr
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    Earnings Report

    Blackstone’s 2Q15 Earnings Miss Estimates

    Blackstone reported its 2Q15 earnings on July 16. The company missed Wall Street analysts’ economic net income (or ENI) estimates of $0.44, with a posted ENI of $0.43.

    By Robert Karr
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Inside Carlyle’s Bottomed-Out Valuations in 1Q16

    Carlyle’s stock has fallen by ~46% over the past year on the declining valuations of its holdings due to the global slowdown and struggling energy markets.

    By Robert Karr
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    Earnings Report

    Blackstone’s Private Equity Division Delivers in the First Quarter

    Private equity has been Blackstone’s core business, and it contributes almost half of its total profitability. The division recorded 139% growth.

    By Robert Karr
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Berkshire Hathaway Energy Is Resilient Toward Falling Oil Prices

    Berkshire Hathaway (BRK-B) manages its energy businesses through BHE (Berkshire Hathaway Energy), in which it owns an 89.9% stake.

    By Robert Karr
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    The many players in alternative asset management

    Some players are present across the spectrum of alternative assets, but most alternative asset managers are present only in a particular asset area.

    By Saul Perez
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    The relative share of the alternative asset management space

    Alternative assets account for about 10% of the total global asset management industry that’s valued at $63.9 trillion. Private equity contributes most.

    By Saul Perez
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    What’s behind Berkshire Hathaway’s 1Q18 Losses?

    Berkshire Hathaway announced its 1Q18 results on May 5. Buffett’s investment conglomerate posted a net loss of $1.1 billion, or $692 per share.

    By Robert Karr
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    When Can Disney Resume Its Share Buyback Program?

    Disney has suspended its share repurchase program temporarily due to its heavy debt load.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Disney-Fox Deal Gets Regulatory Nods from Mexico and Brazil

    On March 11, Disney received antitrust approval from Mexico’s telecom regulators for its purchase of the assets of 21st Century Fox.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    How Amazon Could Gain from Stake in YES Network

    On March 8, Amazon (AMZN) along with Blackstone (BX) and Sinclair Broadcast Group (SBGI) agreed to partner with the New York Yankees to buy Walt Disney’s (DIS) 80% stake in YES network for about $3.5 billion.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Is Amazon Close to Deal to Buy Disney’s YES Network?

    Disney is trying to sell its 80% stake in YES and other regional sports networks to get approval from the US DOJ to acquire Fox’s entertainment and media assets.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Investing and Lending Segment to Boost Goldman Sachs’ Revenues

    In the second quarter, Goldman Sachs’ assets under management increased by $15.0 billion to $1.5 trillion.

    By Anirudha Bhagat
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    Could Investor Interest in Alternatives Change Analysts’ Ratings?

    Apollo Group Management has “strong buy” ratings from the five of the 15 analysts covering the stock in July.

    By Raymond Anderson
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    KKR Posts Q2 2018 Results: AUM Rises Sequentially

    KKR & Co. (KKR) reported its second-quarter earnings on July 26. Its EPS was $0.49, which beat analysts’ expectation of $0.45.

    By Raymond Anderson
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    Here’s What Led to Apollo Global Management’s Premium Valuation

    Apollo Global Management’s (APO) PE ratio is 13.29x on an NTM (next-12-month) basis.

    By Raymond Anderson
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    Earnings Report

    Apollo Global: How Investor Interest in Real Estate Could Help

    In H2 2018, Apollo Global Management’s (APO) real estate business could see a negative impact due to expectations of interest rate hikes.

    By Raymond Anderson
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    Earnings Report

    How Monetary Policy Could Impact Apollo’s Credit Segment

    The credit segment of Apollo Global Management generated management fees of $183 million in the first quarter, which reflects a rise of 15.6% YoY.

    By Raymond Anderson
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    Earnings Report

    Can Apollo Global Management’s Q2 2018 Impress Investors?

    On August 2, Apollo Global Management (APO) is expected to report its second-quarter results. It’s expected to report EPS of $0.54.

    By Raymond Anderson
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    Earnings Report

    How Berkshire Could Make Use of Excess Liquidity

    Berkshire Hathaway’s (BRK.B) liquidity of over $115 billion is rising at a faster pace owing to strong cash flow generation.

    By Robert Karr
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    Earnings Report

    Investors Await Berkshire Hathaway’s Next Acquisition in 2018

    Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B) had liquidity of $118 billion at the end of the first quarter.

    By Robert Karr
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    Earnings Report

    Can the US-China Trade Battle Impact Blackstone’s Q2 2018?

    On July 19, The Blackstone Group (BX) is expected to report its Q2 2018 earnings. Analysts expect EPS of $0.74, a YoY rise of 25.4%.

    By Raymond Anderson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    How Blackstone’s Valuations Compare to Peers

    The Blackstone Group (BX) has a price-to-earnings ratio of 10.40x on an NTM (next-12-month) basis, while the peer average is 10.17x.

    By Raymond Anderson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Here’s What Could Affect Blackstone’s Real Estate Segment

    The real estate segment of Blackstone Group (BX) garnered total revenues of $641 million in the first quarter, a decline of 17% on a YoY (year-over-year) basis.

    By Raymond Anderson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    What Could Impact Blackstone’s Private Equity Business?

    In the first quarter, Blackstone Group’s (BX) private equity division garnered total revenues of $681.1 million, a substantial rise on a YoY basis.

    By Raymond Anderson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    What’s Expected for Carlyle’s Global Credit Platform

    In Q1 2018, The Carlyle Group’s (CG) global credit AUM (assets under management) rose 15% YoY (year-over-year) to $33.8 billion due to foreign exchange translation and fundraising offset by realizations.

    By Raymond Anderson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    What 2018 Could Hold for Carlyle’s Corporate Private Equity Unit

    The Carlyle Group’s (CG) corporate private equity segment saw fundraising of $3.9 billion in the first quarter, compared with $0.2 billion in Q1 2017.

    By Raymond Anderson
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    Financials

    Can Trade Wars Slow Down the Fed’s Rate Hikes?

    Global central bankers have expressed concern about an expected slowdown in the global economy on the back of trade wars.

    By Robert Karr
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    What to Expect from Apollo’s Private Equity Segment

    Apollo Global Management’s (APO) Private Equity segment ended the first quarter with total AUM (assets under management) of $69 billion.

    By Raymond Anderson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    How Will Berkshire Deploy Its Cash Pile of over $100 Billion?

    Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B) was sitting on liquidity of $118 billion at the end of the first quarter.

    By Robert Karr
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Can Banks Recover in Q2 2018 on Earnings Expectations?

    Banks and the financial sector continue to underperform the broader markets, mainly due to subdued returns on financial holdings.

    By Robert Karr
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    A Look at Apollo’s Private Equity Segment

    On May 3, Apollo Global Management (APO) released its earnings report for 1Q18.

    By Raymond Anderson
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    Earnings Report

    Carlyle Group’s 1Q18 Results Beat Expectations

    The Carlyle Group (CG) reported its earnings for 1Q18 this morning. Here’s what you need to know!

    By Raymond Anderson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    How Analysts Are Viewing Blackstone

    Blackstone (BX) is covered by 14 analysts in March 2018. Seven of them are recommending a “strong buy” for the stock, and six are rating it a “buy.”

    By Raymond Anderson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Blackstone Group: Are Higher Prices for Acquisitions Justified?

    A representative of the Blackstone Group (BX) believes that paying higher prices for acquisitions is justified.

    By Raymond Anderson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Blackstone Infrastructure Partners Has Hired Wallace Henderson

    Blackstone (BX) Infrastructure Partners has hired Wallace Henderson, who will be its senior managing director.

    By Raymond Anderson
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    Basic Materials

    Celanese and Blackstone End Their Joint Venture

    On March 19, 2018, Celanese (CE) announced that it called off the joint venture with Blackstone (BX) to form a new acetate tow supplier.

    By Peter Neil
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    What’s Expected of KKR’s Private Equity Segment in 1Q18?

    KKR & Company’s (KKR) Private Markets segment generated net management, monitoring, and transaction fees of $724.6 million in 2017.

    By Raymond Anderson
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    Earnings Report

    How Can Blackstone Revive Its Discounted Valuations?

    The Blackstone Group (BX) has a PE (price-to-earnings) ratio of 11.18x on a next-12-month basis.

    By Raymond Anderson
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    Earnings Report

    Blackstone Buys a Majority Stake in Financial and Risk Business

    The consortium managed by the Blackstone Group (BX) recently made an announcement regarding a partnership with Thomson Reuters (TRI).

    By Raymond Anderson
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    Basic Materials

    Celanese Gives Key Updates on Joint Venture with Blackstone

    Celanese stock rose 2.9% to close at $111.34 for the week ended January 12, 2018.

    By Peter Neil
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    How Analysts View Blackstone

    The Blackstone Group (BX) is being tracked by 14 analysts in December 2017. Six have given it “strong buy” ratings, two have suggested “hold” ratings, and six have recommended “buys.”

    By Raymond Anderson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Behind Blackstone’s Hedge Fund Solutions Division

    The Blackstone Group’s (BX) hedge fund solutions division generated total revenue of $573.3 million in the first nine months of 2017.

    By Raymond Anderson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Analyzing the Blackstone Group’s Real Estate Division

    The Blackstone Group’s real estate division garnered total revenue of $2.4 billion in the first three quarters of 2017, compared to $1.5 billion in the same period of 2016.

    By Raymond Anderson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Blackstone’s Private Equity Division Saw a Strong Performance

    The Blackstone Group’s (BX) private equity division posted total revenue of $1.4 billion in the first nine months of 2017, compared to $895.3 million in the first nine months of 2016.

    By Raymond Anderson
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    Financials

    Which Alternative Asset Manager Has Higher Valuations?

    Blackstone Group (BX) has a forward PE (price-to-earnings) ratio of ~10.6x—the highest among major peers in the alternative asset management industry.

    By Raymond Anderson
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    Earnings Report

    Carlyle Group’s Corporate Private Equity Division

    In 3Q17, the Carlyle Group’s (CG) Corporate Private Equity division saw a marginal decline in distributable earnings, from $209 million in 3Q16 to $207 million in 3Q17.

    By Raymond Anderson
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    Earnings Report

    A Look at Blackstone’s Assets Under Management

    Strong inflows In 3Q17, The Blackstone Group’s (BX) total AUM (assets under management) rose 7% YoY (year-over-year) to $387.4 billion due to strong inflows. Of the total AUM, private equity AUM and credit AUM amounted to $102.5 billion and $99.5 billion, respectively. The real estate and hedge fund solution divisions had AUM of $111.3 billion and $74.2 billion. […]

    By Raymond Anderson
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    Earnings Report

    JPMorgan Chase’s Asset Management Business Garners More Assets in 3Q17

    In 3Q17, JPMorgan Chase’s Asset Management division managed net income of $674.0 million, up 21% on a year-over-year basis.

    By Robert Karr
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Berkshire Hathaway’s Valuation Premium High amid Stable Earnings

    As of September 2017, Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B) stock has risen 1.5% in the past month and 25.7% in the past year.

    By Robert Karr
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Berkshire Hathaway’s Repurchases Could Rise on More Cash Reserves

    Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B) continues to follow the policy of no dividends and share splits. The company has only recently engaged in the repurchases of its stock.

    By Robert Karr
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Could Services Revenues Rebound for Berkshire Hathaway in 2H17?

    Berkshire Hathaway’s (BRK.B) services and retail divisions generate revenues from financial services, electronics, jet services, housing finance, media, and logistics.

    By Robert Karr
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    What Were Tiger Management’s Largest Holdings in 2Q17?

    Tiger Management’s top five holdings are Celgene (CELG), Blackstone Group (BX), Alibaba Group Holdings (BABA), Boston Scientific (BSX), and Alphabet (GOOG).

    By Sarah Sands
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    Assets under Management of Alternative Asset Managers

    On June 30, 2016, Carlyle Group (CG) reported total assets under management (or AUM) of $175.6 billion.

    By Raymond Anderson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Inside Berkshire’s Dividend and Capital Returns Policies and Future Managers

    Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B) has stuck to Warren Buffett’s policy of no dividends or repurchases since the beginning of its operations.

    By Robert Karr
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    US Banks Could See Subdued Asset Management Growth in 2H17

    Bank of America’s (BAC) Global Wealth and Investment division posted net income of $804.0 million in 2Q17, up 14.0% on a year-over-year basis.

    By Robert Karr
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    Financials

    How Wall Street Analysts View Alternative Asset Managers

    Six of 14 analysts currently covering Blackstone stock gave “strong buy” ratings. Six analysts gave “buy” ratings, and the remaining two analysts gave “hold” ratings.

    By Raymond Anderson
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    Earnings Report

    What Led to the Expansion of Berkshire Services Segment in 2Q17?

    Berkshire Hathaway’s (BRK.B) Services and Retail division managed to post growth of 8% and revenues to $6.55 billion in 2Q17 compared to $6.39 billion in the prior year.

    By Robert Karr
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    Earnings Report

    KKR to Benefit from Acquisition of USI Insurance Services

    In May 2017, KKR & Company (KKR) and CDPQ completed their acquisition of USI Insurance Services.

    By Raymond Anderson
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