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Franklin Resources Inc (NYSE:BEN)

Delayed Data
As of Nov 25
 +0.52 / +1.26%
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Institutional investors purchased a net $3.0 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 50.59% of the shares outstanding that institutional investors hold is among the lowest in the Investment Managers industry.
Individual stakeholders40.19%
Other institutional28.35%
Mutual fund holders22.24%

Largest Quarterly Institutional

Latest Institutional Activity

9/30/2015VULCAN VALUE PARTNERS LLC  Bought 5.2 Million shares of Franklin Resources
9/30/2015PZENA INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT LLC  Bought 2.4 Million shares of Franklin Resources
9/30/2015FIDELITY MANAGEMENT & RESEARCH C...  Bought 1.7 Million shares of Franklin Resources

Top 10 Owners of Franklin Resources

Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
Massachusetts Financial Services ...5.72%34,519,8971,407,031,002-728,892-2.07%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.4.15%25,065,0651,021,652,049-285,970-1.13%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.2.93%17,679,268720,606,964-255,486-1.42%
Highfields Capital Management LP2.86%17,265,432703,739,008+1,400,000+8.82%
BlackRock Fund Advisors2.34%14,139,375576,320,925+4,558+0.03%
Vulcan Value Partners LLC2.22%13,412,776546,704,750+5,225,908+63.83%
Harris Associates LP2.12%12,768,045520,425,514-11,613,597-47.63%
Pzena Investment Management LLC1.28%7,728,411315,010,032+2,422,352+45.65%
Northern Trust Investments, Inc.0.96%5,799,024236,368,218-315,865-5.17%
Diamond Hill Capital Management, ...0.93%5,589,736227,837,639+1,327,007+31.13%

Top 10 Mutual Funds Holding Franklin Resources

Mutual fundStakeShares
Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
MFS Value Fund1.42%8,569,202349,280,674+16,130+0.19%
Vanguard Total Stock Market Index...1.18%7,121,728290,281,633+13,990+0.20%
Oakmark Fund0.89%5,338,509217,597,627-91,491-1.68%
Vanguard 500 Index Fund0.77%4,614,640188,092,726+28,577+0.62%
Vanguard Institutional Index Fund0.69%4,140,302168,758,710-51,537-1.23%
SPDR S&P 500 ETF0.64%3,848,680156,872,197+2,847+0.07%
Vanguard Dividend Appreciation In...0.59%3,560,534145,127,366-27,431-0.76%
MFS Massachusetts Investors Growt...0.42%2,551,740104,008,922-20,094-0.78%
Diamond Hill Long-Short Fund0.42%2,522,225102,805,891+131,500+5.50%
SPDR Series - Financial Select Se...0.40%2,386,43797,271,172+69,938+3.02%