BlackRock Inc

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BLK : NYSE : Financial
$361.24 -2.10 | -0.57%
Today's Range: 360.83 - 364.98
Avg. Daily Volume: 567,800
07/28/16 - 11:29 AM ET

Financial Analysis

BLACKROCK INC's gross profit margin for the second quarter of its fiscal year 2016 has decreased when compared to the same period a year ago. Sales and net income have dropped, although the growth in net income underperformed the average competitor within the industry, the revenue growth did not.

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Income Statement Q2 FY16 Q2 FY15
Net Sales ($mil)2804.02905.0
EBITDA ($mil)0.01303.0
EBIT ($mil)1173.01238.0
Net Income ($mil)789.0819.0

Balance Sheet Q2 FY16 Q2 FY15
Cash & Equiv. ($mil)0.04971.0
Total Assets ($mil)0.0237008.0
Total Debt ($mil)0.04947.0
Equity ($mil)0.027776.0

Profitability Q2 FY16 Q2 FY15
Gross Profit Margin41.8344.85
EBITDA Margin0.044.85
Operating Margin41.8342.62
Sales Turnover0.00.05
Return on Assets0.01.42
Return on Equity0.012.13
Debt Q2 FY16 Q2 FY15
Current Ratio0.00.0
Interest Expense51.052.0
Interest Coverage23.023.81

Share Data Q2 FY16 Q2 FY15
Shares outstanding (mil)164.46166.38
Div / share2.292.18
Book value / share0.0166.94
Institutional Own % n/a n/a
Avg Daily Volume567330.0779516.0


BUY. This stock's P/E ratio indicates a premium compared to an average of 18.21 for the Capital Markets industry and a discount compared to the S&P 500 average of 25.05. The price-to-sales ratio is well above both the S&P 500 average and the industry average, indicating a premium. Upon assessment of these and other key valuation criteria, BLACKROCK INC seems to be trading at a premium to investment alternatives within the industry.

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  Price/Cash Flow
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BLK 19.16 Peers 18.21   BLK NA Peers 18.05

Average. An average P/E ratio can signify an industry neutral price for a stock and an average growth expectation.

BLK is trading at a valuation on par with its peers.


Neutral. The P/CF ratio is the stock’s price divided by the sum of the company's cash flow from operations. It is useful for comparing companies with different capital requirements or financing structures.

Ratio not available.

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  Price to
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BLK 16.14 Peers 15.90   BLK NM Peers 1.57

Premium. A higher price-to-projected earnings ratio than its peers can signify a more expensive stock or higher future growth expectations.

BLK is trading at a premium to its peers.


Neutral. The PEG ratio is the stock’s P/E divided by the consensus estimate of long-term earnings growth. Faster growth can justify higher price multiples.

BLK's negative PEG ratio makes this valuation measure meaningless.

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  Earnings Growth
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BLK NA Peers 1.72   BLK -5.35 Peers -45.07

Neutral. A lower price-to-book ratio makes a stock more attractive to investors seeking stocks with lower market values per dollar of equity on the balance sheet.

Ratio not available.


Higher. Elevated earnings growth rates can lead to capital appreciation and justify higher price-to-earnings ratios.

BLK is expected to have an earnings growth rate that significantly exceeds its peers.

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  Sales Growth
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BLK 5.28 Peers 3.04   BLK -0.54 Peers -2.28

Premium. In the absence of P/E and P/B multiples, the price-to-sales ratio can display the value investors are placing on each dollar of sales.

BLK is trading at a significant premium to its industry.


Higher. A sales growth rate that exceeds the industry implies that a company is gaining market share.

BLK has a sales growth rate that significantly exceeds its peers.



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