Franklin Resources Inc (BEN)

BEN (NYSE:Financial Services) EQUITY
pos +0.52
Today's Range: 41.30 - 41.93 | BEN Avg Daily Volume: 3,737,300
Last Update: 11/25/15 - 4:01 PM EST
Volume: 2,072,132
YTD Performance: -24.49%
Open: $41.38
Previous Close: $41.29
52 Week Range: $36.10 - $59.43
Oustanding Shares: 601,489,475
Market Cap: 24,835,500,423
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for BEN
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 1 1 2 1
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 0
Hold 9 9 8 9
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 2.80 2.80 2.60 2.80
Latest Dividend: 0.15
Latest Dividend Yield: 1.45%
Dividend Ex-Date: 09/28/15
Price Earnings Ratio: 12.55
Price Earnings Comparisons:
BEN Sector Avg. S&P 500
12.55 12.50 32.58
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
7.62% -26.80% -5.82%
Revenue -8.50 0.09 0.03
Net Income -12.70 0.10 0.03
EPS -13.20 0.10 0.03
Earnings for BEN:
Revenue 7.97B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (12/15) Qtr (03/16) FY (09/16) FY (09/17)
Average Estimate $0.75 $0.73 $3.00 $3.27
Number of Analysts 9 7 9 8
High Estimate $0.80 $0.79 $3.22 $3.60
Low Estimate $0.71 $0.63 $2.68 $2.78
Prior Year $0.91 $0.98 $3.31 $3.00
Growth Rate (Year over Year) -17.70% -25.22% -9.50% 9.25%
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Oct 09, 2015 | 7:20 AM EDT
BEN was downgraded from Buy to Hold, Deutsche Bank said. $40 price target. Company will likely see lower organic growth. 
Sep 09, 2015 | 7:26 AM EDT
BEN was upgraded from Hold to Buy, Deutsche Bank said. Stock has pulled back to an attractive level. $46 price target. 
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