BlackRock, Inc. (BLK)

709.35 -0.13%
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Pros
Forward dividend yield higher than the industry and sector averages
Buy analyst rating
Cons
Revenue growth lower than the industry and sector averages
Company’s profitability is declining
Forward P/E ratio high relative to industry peers
Forward P/B ratio high relative to industry peers
Average analyst stock price below current stock price
High short interest

Pros

  1. BLK forward dividend yield is 3.07%, higher than the industry (1.02%) and sector (0.81%) forward dividend yields. See BLK forward dividend chart.
  2. BLK average analyst rating is Buy. See BLK analyst rating chart.

Cons

  1. BLK quarterly revenue growth was -14.60%, lower than the industry and sector average revenue growth (1.55% and 2.14%, respectively). See BLK revenue growth chart.
  2. BLK profitability is declining. The YoY profit margin change was -10.13 percentage points. See BLK profitability chart.
  3. BLK forward P/E ratio is 17.39, which is high compared to its industry peers’ P/E ratios. See BLK forward P/E ratio chart.
  4. BLK Price/Book ratio is 3.19, which is high compared to its industry peers’ P/B ratios. See BLK forward Price/Book ratio chart.
  5. BLK average analyst price target ($648.00) is below its current price ($722.73). See BLK price target chart.
  6. BLK short interest (days to cover the shorts) ratio is 3.54. The stock garners more short interest than the average industry, sector or S&P 500 stock. See BLK short interest ratio chart.