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Franklin Resources Inc (NYSE:BEN)

37.03
Delayed Data
As of 4:01pm ET
 -0.46 / -1.23%
Today’s Change
31.00
Today|||52-Week Range
51.94
+0.57%
Year-to-Date
Institutional investors purchased a net $3.1 million shares of BEN during the quarter ended March 2016. This may signal that the smart money is gaining interest in this company as the 51.17% of the shares outstanding that institutional investors hold is among the lowest in the Investment Managers industry.
Individual stakeholders41.39%
Other institutional28.74%
Mutual fund holders22.42%

Largest Quarterly Institutional
Transactions

Latest Institutional Activity

3/31/2016ABRAMS CAPITAL MANAGEMENT LP  Bought 2.7 Million shares of Franklin Resources
3/31/2016PZENA INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT LLC  Bought 1.1 Million shares of Franklin Resources
3/31/2016APG ASSET MANAGEMENT NV  Bought 1.0 Million shares of Franklin Resources

Top 10 Owners of Franklin Resources

StockholderStakeShares
owned
Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
Total
change
Massachusetts Financial Services ...5.41%31,651,1371,181,853,456-2,342,724-6.89%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.4.30%25,122,491938,073,814+679,243+2.78%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.3.23%18,875,405704,807,623+289,515+1.56%
BlackRock Fund Advisors2.44%14,260,468532,485,875-28,577-0.20%
Vulcan Value Partners LLC2.43%14,218,015530,900,680+121,117+0.86%
Highfields Capital Management LP1.89%11,046,895412,491,059+212,927+1.97%
Pzena Investment Management LLC1.81%10,597,669395,716,960+1,134,749+11.99%
Fidelity Management & Research Co...1.46%8,539,283318,856,827+1,012,188+13.45%
Abrams Capital Management LP1.36%7,945,023296,667,159+2,669,361+50.60%
Goldman Sachs & Co. (Private Bank...1.19%6,962,253259,970,527+432,891+6.63%

Top 10 Mutual Funds Holding Franklin Resources

Mutual fundStakeShares
owned
Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
Total
change
MFS Value Fund1.50%8,780,847327,876,827+86,299+0.99%
Vanguard Total Stock Market Index...1.19%6,941,814259,207,335+39,380+0.57%
Oakmark Fund0.91%5,338,509199,339,92600.00%
Vanguard 500 Index Fund0.81%4,726,224176,477,204+23,759+0.51%
Vanguard Institutional Index Fund0.71%4,131,364154,265,132+4,125+0.10%
Vanguard Dividend Appreciation In...0.66%3,854,833143,939,464+24,123+0.63%
SPDR S&P 500 ETF0.65%3,791,779141,585,028-26,776-0.70%
Diamond Hill Long-Short Fund0.44%2,571,19096,008,235-23,980-0.92%
Vanguard Windsor I Fund0.42%2,481,77592,669,47900.00%
SPDR S&P Dividend ETF0.41%2,405,63689,826,448-87,480-3.51%