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Franklin Resources Inc (NYSE:BEN)

31.88
BATS BZX Real-Time Price
As of 11:38am ET
 -0.58 / -1.79%
Today’s Change
31.17
Today|||52-Week Range
54.85
-13.42%
Year-to-Date
Institutional investors purchased a net $4.0 million shares of BEN during the quarter ended September 2015. This may signal that the smart money is gaining interest in this company as the 50.68% of the shares outstanding that institutional investors hold is among the lowest in the Investment Managers industry.
Individual stakeholders40.32%
Other institutional28.87%
Mutual fund holders21.81%

Largest Quarterly Institutional
Transactions

Latest Institutional Activity

12/31/2015PZENA INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT LLC  Bought 1.7 Million shares of Franklin Resources
12/31/2015NEW JERSEY DIVISION OF INVESTMEN...  Bought 989.0 Thousand shares of Franklin Resources
12/31/2015KILTEARN PARTNERS LLP  Bought 647.1 Thousand shares of Franklin Resources

Top 10 Owners of Franklin Resources

StockholderStakeShares
owned
Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
Total
change
Massachusetts Financial Services ...5.74%34,519,8971,271,022,608-728,892-2.07%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.4.17%25,065,065922,895,693-285,970-1.13%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.2.94%17,679,268650,950,648-255,486-1.42%
Highfields Capital Management LP2.87%17,265,432635,713,206+1,400,000+8.82%
BlackRock Fund Advisors2.35%14,139,375520,611,788+4,558+0.03%
Vulcan Value Partners LLC2.23%13,412,776493,858,412+5,225,908+63.83%
Harris Associates LP2.12%12,768,045470,119,417-11,613,597-47.63%
Pzena Investment Management LLC1.57%9,462,920348,424,714+1,734,509+22.44%
Northern Trust Investments, Inc.0.96%5,799,024213,520,064-315,865-5.17%
Diamond Hill Capital Management, ...0.93%5,589,736205,814,080+1,327,007+31.13%

Top 10 Mutual Funds Holding Franklin Resources

Mutual fundStakeShares
owned
Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
Total
change
MFS Value Fund1.44%8,617,276298,674,786-3,514-0.04%
Vanguard Total Stock Market Index...1.13%6,739,244233,582,197-438,655-6.11%
Oakmark Fund0.89%5,338,509185,032,72200.00%
Vanguard 500 Index Fund0.77%4,626,096160,340,487-20,307-0.44%
Vanguard Institutional Index Fund0.69%4,102,974142,209,079-44,000-1.06%
SPDR S&P 500 ETF0.66%3,912,525135,608,117+12,528+0.32%
Vanguard Dividend Appreciation In...0.60%3,554,571123,201,431-414-0.01%
Diamond Hill Long-Short Fund0.43%2,595,17089,948,59200.00%
MFS Massachusetts Investors Growt...0.42%2,502,68486,743,027-20,674-0.82%
Vanguard Windsor I Fund0.42%2,481,77586,018,322+958,000+62.87%