Franklin Resources Inc (NYSE:BEN)

Data as of Dec 19
 +0.60 / +1.07%
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Relative to its peers, BEN does not have very much institutional sponsorship. The 50.97% of shares outstanding held by institutional investors is among the least of any stock in the Investment Managers industry.
Individual stakeholders39.18%
Other institutional27.40%
Mutual fund holders23.57%

Largest Quarterly Institutional

Latest Institutional Activity

9/30/2014SOUTHEASTERN ASSET MANAGEMENT, I...  Bought 2.0 Million shares of Franklin Resources
9/30/2014QUANTITATIVE MANAGEMENT ASSOCIAT...  Bought 814.8 Thousand shares of Franklin Resources
9/30/2014MERRILL LYNCH, PIERCE, FENNER & ...  Bought 739.3 Thousand shares of Franklin Resources

Top 10 Owners of Franklin Resources

Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
Massachusetts Financial Services ...5.88%36,598,9762,081,017,775+155,912+0.43%
Harris Associates LP4.65%28,966,2331,647,020,008+569,846+2.01%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.4.03%25,075,0151,425,765,353+159,841+0.64%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.2.99%18,586,6441,056,836,578-70,005-0.38%
Highfields Capital Management LP2.29%14,233,345809,307,99700.00%
BlackRock Fund Advisors2.27%14,133,375803,623,703-48,014-0.34%
Northern Trust Investments, Inc.1.25%7,804,521443,765,064-87,678-1.11%
American Century Investment Manag...1.12%6,979,046396,828,556-920,711-11.65%
Vulcan Value Partners LLC0.75%4,655,416264,706,954+519,286+12.55%
Metropolitan West Capital Managem...0.65%4,065,137231,143,690+222,559+5.79%

Top 10 Mutual Funds Holding Franklin Resources

Mutual fundStakeShares
Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
MFS Value Fund1.31%8,126,300462,061,41800.00%
Vanguard Total Stock Market Index...1.09%6,778,992385,453,485+17,799+0.26%
Oakmark Fund0.87%5,430,000308,749,80000.00%
Vanguard Dividend Appreciation In...0.72%4,488,000255,187,680+33,627+0.75%
SPDR S&P 500 ETF0.68%4,258,750242,152,525+106,743+2.57%
Vanguard 500 Index Fund0.68%4,209,749239,366,328+53,052+1.28%
Oakmark Select Fund0.66%4,110,000233,694,600+160,000+4.05%
Vanguard Institutional Index Fund0.64%3,996,708227,252,817+5,182+0.13%
Government Pension Fund - Global ...0.54%3,356,766190,865,715-187,833-5.30%
Old Westbury Large Cap Strategies...0.46%2,836,500161,283,390-430,000-13.16%

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