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Market Cap $M33,902Revenue $M8,491Net Margin (%)27.8Z-Score7.1
Enterprise Value $M25,065EPS $3.8Operating Margin %37.8F-Score7
P/E(ttm))14.6Cash Flow Per Share $10.1Pre-tax Margin (%)40.1Higher ROA y-yN
Price/Book2.910-y EBITDA Growth Rate %9.7Quick Ratio8.6Cash flow > EarningsY
Price/Sales4.05-y EBITDA Growth Rate %11.7Current Ratio8.6Lower Leverage y-yY
Price/Cash Flow12.6y-y EBITDA Growth Rate %9.1ROA % (ttm)14.4Higher Current Ratio y-yY
Dividend Yield %0.9Insider Buy (3m)0ROE % (ttm)21.0Less Shares Outstanding y-yY
Payout Ratio %14.0Shares Outstanding M622ROI % (ttm)18.6Gross Margin Increase y-yY

Gurus Latest Trades with BEN

Number of guru portfolios checked: 85. (List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)
TickerGuruDate Action
Impactdown Price Range
(Average)*
Current Price Change from Average Comment Current Shares
BENMason Hawkins 2014-12-31 Add2.15%$50.3 - $58.84
($55.25)
$ 54.52-1%Add 333.42%8,755,386
BENScott Black 2014-12-31 Buy 1.3%$50.3 - $58.84
($55.25)
$ 54.52-1%New holding, 161205 sh.161,205
BENRichard Pzena 2014-12-31 Add0.12%$50.3 - $58.84
($55.25)
$ 54.52-1%Add 15.05%3,057,445
BENJoel Greenblatt 2014-12-31 Add0.03%$50.3 - $58.84
($55.31)
$ 54.52-1%Add 114.11%107,368
BENDavid Dreman 2014-12-31 Buy 0.02%$50.3 - $58.84
($55.31)
$ 54.52-1%New holding, 4511 sh.4,511
BENMario Gabelli 2014-12-31 Sold Out $50.3 - $58.84
($55.25)
$ 54.52-1%Sold Out0
BENMason Hawkins 2014-09-30 Buy 0.6%$53.17 - $58.22
($56.02)
$ 54.52-3%New holding, 2020049 sh.2,020,049
BENDavid Winters 2014-09-30 Add0.55%$53.17 - $58.22
($56.02)
$ 54.52-3%Add 3.41%2,379,770
BENJoel Greenblatt 2014-09-30 Buy 0.03%$53.17 - $58.22
($56.02)
$ 54.52-3%New holding, 50147 sh.50,147
BENChris Davis 2014-09-30 Add$53.17 - $58.22
($56.02)
$ 54.52-3%Add 75%7,000
BENRichard Pzena 2014-09-30 Reduce-0.16%$53.17 - $58.22
($56.02)
$ 54.52-3%Reduce -15.64%2,657,604
BENBill Nygren 2014-06-30 Add0.17%$51.45 - $58.16
($54.65)
$ 54.520%Add 7.74%5,430,000
BENRobert Olstein 2014-06-30 Add0.12%$51.45 - $58.16
($54.65)
$ 54.520%Add 8.47%192,000
BENRay Dalio 2014-06-30 Sold Out $51.45 - $58.16
($54.65)
$ 54.520%Sold Out0
BENJohn Rogers 2014-03-31 Add0.14%$50.2 - $58.51
($53.94)
$ 54.521%Add 14.05%1,689,506
BENBill Nygren 2014-03-31 Add0.13%$50.2 - $58.51
($53.94)
$ 54.521%Add 6.33%5,040,000
BENRay Dalio 2014-03-31 Buy $50.2 - $58.51
($53.94)
$ 54.521%New holding, 8483 sh.8,483
BENChris Davis 2013-12-31 Buy $49.52 - $57.23
($53.89)
$ 54.521%New holding, 3665 sh.3,665
BENGeorge Soros 2013-12-31 Sold Out -0.32%$49.52 - $57.23
($53.89)
$ 54.521%Sold Out0
BENGeorge Soros 2013-09-30 Buy 0.32%$45.2 - $52.67
($48.26)
$ 54.5213%New holding, 573100 sh.573,100
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*The price and date might not be the actual time and price at which the transactions were made. In the case of institutional owners, the date is stated as the last day of their fiscal quarter. The prices are estimates if no accurate information available. Foreign holdings may not be included.

BEN is held by these Gurus:

Ticker Guru Name Portfolio Date* Current Shares % of Shares Outstanding % of Total Assets Managed Change from Last Holdings Holding History
BEN Scott Black 2014-12-31161,2050.031.3New Buy
BEN David Dreman 2014-12-314,51100.02New Buy
BEN Mason Hawkins 2014-12-318,755,3861.412.8+333.42%
BEN Joel Greenblatt 2014-12-31107,3680.020.05+114.11%
BEN Richard Pzena 2014-12-313,057,4450.490.9+15.05%
BEN Robert Olstein 2014-12-31201,0000.031.4+4.69%
BEN Chris Davis 2014-12-317,00000
BEN David Winters 2014-12-312,379,7700.3816.5
BEN Bill Nygren 2014-12-315,430,0000.871.8
BEN John Rogers 2014-12-311,850,1750.31.2-0.47%
BEN Ken Fisher 2014-12-3121,31500-5.23%
BEN Mario Gabelli 2014-12-31000Sold Out
BEN Bill Nygren 2014-09-305,430,0000.871.9
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BEN: Insider Buys/Sells

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InsiderPosition Date Trades Shares Trade Price ($) Change (%) Details
LEWIS KENNETH AEVP and CFO 2015-02-03Sell3,000$53.052.22view
FRANKLIN RESOURCES INC10% Owner 2015-01-16Sell250,000$31.1873.93view
FRANKLIN RESOURCES INC10% Owner 2015-01-15Sell750,000$31.7670.75view
FRANKLIN RESOURCES INC10% Owner 2014-12-18Sell600,000$31.0874.49view
FRANKLIN RESOURCES INC10% Owner 2014-12-17Sell400,000$30.0880.29view
FRANKLIN RESOURCES INC10% Owner 2014-12-15Sell475,000$28.0593.33view
JOHNSON GREGORY EChairman, CEO and President 2014-12-10Sell25,000$56.96-4.79view
FRANKLIN RESOURCES INC10% Owner 2014-12-04Sell50,000$31.1973.87view
FRANKLIN RESOURCES INC10% Owner 2014-12-03Sell200,000$31.671.61view
FRANKLIN RESOURCES INC10% Owner 2014-12-02Sell275,000$32.8764.98view

Press Releases about BEN :

    Quarterly/Annual Reports about BEN:

    News about BEN:

    Articles On GuruFocus.com
    BNY Mellon Achieved a Leading Position in the Market Feb 19 2015 
    Scott Black's Top 5 New Holdings in Q4 Feb 09 2015 
    Franklin Templeton Expands Institutional Sales, Relationship Management and Consultant Relations Tea Jan 27 2015 
    Franklin Limited Duration Income Trust Declares Monthly Dividend Jan 16 2015 
    Franklin Universal Trust Declares Monthly Dividend Jan 16 2015 
    Claudia G. Reithauser Joins Miami Office of Fiduciary Trust International as Managing Director and B Jan 13 2015 
    Templeton Global Income Fund ("GIM") Announces Dividend Jan 02 2015 
    Franklin Limited Duration Income Trust Declares Monthly Dividend Dec 19 2014 
    Franklin Universal Trust Declares Monthly Dividend Dec 19 2014 
    3 Strong ROC Stocks to Buy Dec 12 2014 

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    MOVES- Wells Fargo, Standard Chartered, Deutsche Bank Feb 17 2015
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    Got to get active or it is fund management for free Feb 16 2015
    Contrarian US bond manager braces for big Ukraine losses Feb 11 2015
    Legg Mason January AUM Dips; Liquidity Outflows Recorded - Analyst Blog Feb 11 2015
    Invesco's (IVZ) January AUM Slips 0.7% on Net Outflows - Analyst Blog Feb 11 2015
    Franklin's (BEN) January AUM Down, Equity Assets Dip 1.5% - Analyst Blog Feb 10 2015
    Franklin Resources, Inc. Announces Month-End Assets Under Management Feb 09 2015
    BLK’s multi-asset segment is attracting institutional investors Feb 06 2015
    FRANKLIN RESOURCES INC Financials Feb 05 2015
    Templeton Global Bond Fund takes big hit from Ukraine holdings Feb 04 2015
    Company News for February 02, 2015 - Corporate Summary Feb 02 2015
    Suzanne Weston, Relationship Manager and Senior Trust Officer at Fiduciary Trust Company... Feb 02 2015
    Templeton Global Income Fund ("GIM") Announces Dividend Feb 02 2015

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