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Franklin Natural Resources Fund Class A (FRNRX)

Net Asset Value
1 Day
Overall Morningstar Rating
Natural resources
Style or Category
Sales Expenses
Expense Ratio
Above Average
Morningstar Risk Rating™
Investment Objective The investment seeks high total return. Under normal market conditions, the fund invests at least 80% of its net assets in the equity and debt securities of companies in the natural resources sector. It predominantly invests in equity securities, primarily common stock. In addition to its investments in companies in the natural resources sector, the fund may also invest up to 20% of its net assets in equity or debt securities of any type of foreign or U.S. issuer. It may invest a portion of its assets in smaller capitalization companies, which are generally companies with market capitalizations of less than $1.5 billion at the time of the fund's investment.


1 month-4.32% 3 years-10.16%
3 months+23.17% 5 years-10.31%
1 year-18.83% Since inception+6.90%
Data through --

Peer Comparisonvs. Natural resources

Performance 5-yr return-10.31%-7.21%
Expense ratio1.03%1.40%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio-0.30-0.16
Net assets$659.2M$756.6M
Average market cap$15.1B$15.4B
Average P/E--21.7
Portfolio turnover30%30%

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Fund Management and Purchase Info

Fund familyFranklin Templeton Investments
Fund manager & tenureSteve Land / 17 Years
Minimal initial investment$1,000.00
Minimum IRA investment$250.00


U.S. stock69.93%
International stock24.20%
Fixed income0.00%
Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Energy 74.99%
Industrial materials 23.28%
Consumer goods 0.68%
Business service 0.45%
Hardware 0.36%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
OXY Occidental Petroleum3.89%
SLB Schlumberger3.70%
APC Anadarko Petroleum Corp3.45%
PXD Pioneer Natural Resources Co3.30%
CVX Chevron3.27%
NBL Noble Energy3.27%
EOG EOG Resources Inc3.17%
BBL BHP Billiton2.96%
CXO Concho Resources Inc2.89%
COG Cabot Oil & Gas Corp2.79%

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