|Day's range||425.45 - 429.55|
|52-week range||336.84 - 442.84|
|PE ratio (TTM)||21.06|
|Earnings date||16 Oct. 2017 - 20 Oct. 2017|
|Dividend & yield||10.00 (2.34%)|
|1y target est||462.91|
The world's biggest fund manager BlackRock is urging large companies to be transparent about climate risks and increase boardroom diversity. The guidelines released Monday could have wide-ranging effects in a number of industries considering the broad influence of BlackRock, which holds and manages $5.1 trillion in stakes in a number of US and foreign corporations. In its "engagement priorities" for 2017 and 2018, BlackRock is calling on companies to better inform the public and investors of risks that climate change poses to their businesses.
Former British finance minister George Osborne will join BlackRock, the world's largest fund manager, as a part-time advisor from February 1, it announced Friday. "George has a unique and invaluable perspective on the issues that are shaping our world today," said BlackRock chief executive and chairman Laurence D. Fink. Osborne resigned from the British government following the referendum vote to leave the European Union in June, but remains a Conservative lawmaker.
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK) today announced that it will report fourth quarter and full year 2016 earnings prior to the opening of the New York Stock Exchange on Friday, January ...