Stock: BlackRock (US broad), ISIN: US09247X1019

Last Price 600.71 Max Price 657.38
Min Price 327.42 1 Year return 53.24


(US09247X1019)/ BLK

The headquarter of BlackRock is located in New York. BlackRock's core business is the investment sector. Laurence D. Fink manages the company as a CEO. Ann Marieâ�Petach leads the company as CFO. The global investment companies gained around 4 percent over the period 2006-2016. Measured since 2011 the sector is 17 percent higher and over the past 12 months (December 2015-December 2016) there is a minus of 4 percent.

The past year was a good year for BlackRock investors

Over the period from December 2015 till December 2016 the stock gained around 22 percent. BlackRock' stock rose the past 5 years at around 128 percent. BlackRock's revenues between 2011 and 2015 were quite similar and moved between 9,34 billion dollars and 11,4 billion dollars. BlackRock's net results between 2011 and 2015 were very fluctuating and moved between 2,34 billion dollars and 3,35 billion dollars.

The American company paid out dividends in the past 5 years. Over the past 5 years the stock delivered an average dividend return of 34,66 percent. BlackRock raised it's dividends per share each year in the past 5 years. Based on the yearly higher dividend payments BlackRock is a kind of dividend aristocrat.

BlackRock' balance mostly financed with equity

At the end of 2015 the investment company's balance sheet was worth 225,26 billion dollars. 196,76 billion dollars (87,35 percent of the total balance sheet) was financed by debt. As per the end of 2015 BlackRock's price/earnings-ratio equaled 17. So investors paid for 1 stock 17 times the earnings per share of 2015. Many analysts say that based on her price/earnings-ratio and dividend yield the American stock can be seen as a value stock.

At the end of 2015 the market capitalization (the number of shares outstanding multiplied by the stock price) of the investment company equaled around 54,21 billion dollars. At the end of 2015 the American company had around 163,46 million stocks listed.

All of BlackRock's annual reports are stored here. More information about BlackRock can be found it's website. .