Franklin Resources Inc (NYSE:BEN)

51.53
Data as of Jan 30
 -1.12 / -2.13%
Today’s Change
48.69
Today|||52-Week Range
58.91
-6.94%
Year-to-Date
Relative to its peers, BEN does not have very much institutional sponsorship. The 51.06% of shares outstanding held by institutional investors is among the least of any stock in the Investment Managers industry.
Individual stakeholders39.18%
Other institutional27.66%
Mutual fund holders23.40%

Largest Quarterly Institutional
Transactions

Latest Institutional Activity

12/31/2014HARRIS ASSOCIATES LP  Bought 1.3 Million shares of Franklin Resources
12/31/2014AMERICAN CENTURY INVESTMENT MANA...  Bought 521.2 Thousand shares of Franklin Resources
12/31/2014ALBERTA INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT CO...  Bought 116.1 Thousand shares of Franklin Resources

Top 10 Owners of Franklin Resources

StockholderStakeShares
owned
Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
Total
change
Massachusetts Financial Services ...5.88%36,598,9762,026,485,301+155,912+0.43%
Harris Associates LP4.86%30,255,5451,675,249,527+1,289,312+4.45%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.4.03%25,075,0151,388,403,581+159,841+0.64%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.2.99%18,586,6441,029,142,478-70,005-0.38%
Highfields Capital Management LP2.29%14,233,345788,100,31300.00%
BlackRock Fund Advisors2.27%14,133,375782,564,974-48,014-0.34%
Northern Trust Investments, Inc.1.25%7,804,521432,136,328-87,678-1.11%
American Century Investment Manag...1.21%7,500,234415,287,957+521,188+7.47%
Vulcan Value Partners LLC0.75%4,655,416257,770,384+519,286+12.55%
Metropolitan West Capital Managem...0.65%4,065,137225,086,636+222,559+5.79%

Top 10 Mutual Funds Holding Franklin Resources

Mutual fundStakeShares
owned
Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
Total
change
MFS Value Fund1.31%8,126,300449,953,23100.00%
Vanguard Total Stock Market Index...1.10%6,833,250378,357,053+54,258+0.80%
Oakmark Fund0.87%5,430,000300,659,10000.00%
Oakmark Select Fund0.81%5,010,000277,403,700+900,000+21.90%
SPDR S&P 500 ETF0.74%4,619,864255,801,870+361,114+8.48%
Vanguard Dividend Appreciation In...0.73%4,516,401250,073,123+28,401+0.63%
Vanguard 500 Index Fund0.68%4,209,749233,093,802+53,052+1.28%
Vanguard Institutional Index Fund0.64%4,009,782222,021,629+13,074+0.33%
Government Pension Fund - Global ...0.54%3,356,766185,864,133-187,833-5.30%
SPDR Series - Financial Select Se...0.44%2,733,031151,327,926+230,018+9.19%

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