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The Blackstone Group L.P.

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Estimates have been falling ahead of Blackstone’s third-quarter 2016 earnings release. Further, expenses are expected to remain elevated owing to the company’s well performing funds that require more headcount. Moreover, increased dependence on management and advisory fees can adversely affect the company’s financials in the near term. Also, high dependence on commitment from investors for the alternative investment funds can adversely affect revenue growth. Nonetheless, the company remains well positioned to capitalize on the changing investment landscape by making long-term investments and augmenting its fund-raising ability. In addition, current dislocation in the credit markets and increased liquidity pressure are anticipated to create more investment opportunities for the company. Further, the company continues to benefit from the changing investor preference for alternative assets and other risk management strategies.

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