Franklin Resources Inc (BEN)

BEN (NYSE:Financial Services) EQUITY
pos +0.59
Today's Range: 39.99 - 40.47 | BEN Avg Daily Volume: 3,112,400
Last Update: 01/20/17 - 11:11 AM EST
Volume: 483,904
YTD Performance: 0.71%
Open: $40.04
Previous Close: $39.86
52 Week Range: $30.56 - $42.18
Oustanding Shares: 566,559,183
Market Cap: 22,628,373,769
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 1 1
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 0
Hold 6 6 5 4
Moderate Sell 0 0 1 1
Strong Sell 2 2 2 2
Mean Rec. 3.22 3.22 3.33 3.38
Latest Dividend: 0.20
Latest Dividend Yield: 2.00%
Dividend Ex-Date: 12/28/16
Price Earnings Ratio: 13.61
Price Earnings Comparisons:
BEN Sector Avg. S&P 500
13.61 13.60 0.00
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
14.41% 20.61% -31.87%
Revenue -15.20 -0.20 -0.06
Net Income -16.50 -0.20 -0.07
EPS -10.60 -0.10 -0.04
Earnings for BEN:
Revenue 6.75B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (12/16) Qtr (03/17) FY (09/17) FY (09/18)
Average Estimate $0.68 $0.64 $2.62 $2.76
Number of Analysts 6 5 6 6
High Estimate $0.69 $0.65 $2.70 $3.07
Low Estimate $0.66 $0.60 $2.51 $2.51
Prior Year $0.74 $0.61 $2.94 $2.62
Growth Rate (Year over Year) -8.11% 4.26% -11.00% 5.41%
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Nov 10, 2016 | 7:22 AM EST
BEN was downgraded from Hold to Sell, Deutsche Bank said. Valuation call, based on a $35 price target.

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BlackRock, T. Rowe Price and Franklin Resources are selling at very attractive levels.
Jan 04, 2016 | 7:40 AM EST
BEN was downgraded from Neutral to Underperform, Credit Suisse said. $37 price target. Expect large future outflows and margin pressure...
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