Equity Bancshares, Inc. (EQBK) Forms $35.26 Double Top; Grand Jean Capital Management Has Upped Its Blackstone Group LP (BX) Stake

Grand Jean Capital Management Inc increased Blackstone Group Lp (BX) stake by 45.28% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Grand Jean Capital Management Inc acquired 108,793 shares as Blackstone Group Lp (BX)’s stock declined 1.16%. The Grand Jean Capital Management Inc holds 349,070 shares with $11.65M value, up from 240,277 last quarter. Blackstone Group Lp now has $38.34B valuation. The stock decreased 0.11% or $0.035 during the last trading session, reaching $32.295. About 276,859 shares traded. The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX) has risen 20.49% since December 27, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 3.79% the S&P500.

Equity Bancshares, Inc. (EQBK) formed double top with $36.67 target or 4.00% above today’s $35.26 share price. Equity Bancshares, Inc. (EQBK) has $431.37 million valuation. The stock decreased 0.37% or $0.13 during the last trading session, reaching $35.26. About 5,084 shares traded. Equity Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:EQBK) has risen 37.05% since December 27, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 20.35% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.24 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.40, from 1.64 in 2017Q2. It turned negative, as 29 investors sold BX shares while 155 reduced holdings. 52 funds opened positions while 177 raised stakes. 272.94 million shares or 3.67% less from 283.35 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. 216,605 are owned by Stratos Wealth Ptnrs Limited. Dnb Asset As has 119,953 shares. First In stated it has 3,485 shares. Wagner Bowman Mngmt Corporation reported 10,868 shares or 0.1% of all its holdings. Franklin Res holds 0% of its portfolio in The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX) for 72,040 shares. Ironwood Fincl Limited Liability Corp has 0% invested in The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX). American Financial Group Incorporated has invested 1.35% in The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX). Guggenheim Capital Ltd Liability stated it has 0% of its portfolio in The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX). The United Kingdom-based Legal General Group Public Limited Co has invested 0.03% in The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX). 22,410 are owned by Beach Inv Mngmt Ltd Liability Company. Washington Trust Savings Bank holds 1,000 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Registered Inv Advisor has 0.22% invested in The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX) for 13,000 shares. Amundi Pioneer Asset Inc invested 0.14% of its portfolio in The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX). Regions Financial holds 0.01% or 22,835 shares in its portfolio. Arrow invested in 0.01% or 700 shares.

Since December 13, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 1 sale for $632,896 activity. $632,896 worth of The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX) shares were sold by Finley John G.

Among 18 analysts covering The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX), 15 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 83% are positive. The Blackstone Group L.P. had 55 analyst reports since August 9, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX) has “Neutral” rating given on Tuesday, December 8 by Bank of America. Barclays Capital maintained it with “Overweight” rating and $31 target in Thursday, October 13 report. The stock has “Buy” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Thursday, October 19. The stock of The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX) earned “Buy” rating by Citigroup on Monday, May 22. Oppenheimer maintained the shares of BX in report on Friday, July 14 with “Outperform” rating. The firm has “Hold” rating by Deutsche Bank given on Friday, July 21. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank on Thursday, June 16 with “Hold”. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained it with “Buy” rating and $37.0 target in Monday, August 14 report. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of BX in report on Thursday, October 22 with “Outperform” rating. The stock of The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX) earned “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Friday, October 6.

Among 3 analysts covering Equity Bancshares (NASDAQ:EQBK), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. Equity Bancshares had 4 analyst reports since December 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Friday, July 29 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. The stock of Equity Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:EQBK) earned “Outperform” rating by FBR Capital on Tuesday, January 10. Stephens initiated the stock with “Overweight” rating in Monday, December 7 report. Keefe Bruyette & Woods initiated Equity Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:EQBK) on Monday, December 7 with “Market Perform” rating.