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BlackRock Reports Full Year 2020 Diluted EPS of $31.85, or $33.82 as adjusted Fourth Quarter 2020 Diluted EPS of $10.02, or $10.18 as adjusted

BlackRock |Jan 14, 2021

BlackRock Reports Full Year 2020 Diluted EPS of $31.85, or $33.82 as adjusted Fourth Quarter 2020 Diluted EPS of $10.02, or $10.18 as adjusted

  • $391 billion of full year total net inflows, reflects 5% organic asset growth and 7% organic base fee growth, led by record flows in cash, active equity and alternatives and continued momentum in fixed income
  • $127 billion of quarterly total net inflows, positive across investment style, product type and region, driven by strength in iShares® and active strategies
  • 11% increase in full year revenue reflects strong organic growth, record performance fees and 17% growth in technology services revenue
  • Increases in full year GAAP operating income and diluted EPS impacted by previously announced $589 million pre-tax charitable contribution, which has been excluded from as adjusted results
  • 3% growth in full year operating income (13% as adjusted)
  • 12% increase in full year diluted EPS (19% as adjusted) also reflects higher nonoperating income and a lower diluted share count in the current year
  • $3.8 billion returned to shareholders in 2020, including $1.5 billion of share repurchases

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