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Market Cap $M35,435Revenue $M7,985Net Margin (%)27.1Z-Score6.8
Enterprise Value $M27,015EPS $3.4Operating Margin %37.5F-Score6
P/E(ttm))15.8Cash Flow Per Share $10.1Pre-tax Margin (%)39.0Higher ROA y-yN
Price/Book3.110-y EBITDA Growth Rate %11.1Quick Ratio6.5Cash flow > EarningsN
Price/Sales4.35-y EBITDA Growth Rate %21.6Current Ratio6.5Lower Leverage y-yY
Price/Cash Flow12.6y-y EBITDA Growth Rate %10.2ROA % (ttm)13.5Higher Current Ratio y-yY
Dividend Yield %0.8Insider Buy (3m)0ROE % (ttm)19.9Less Shares Outstanding y-yY
Payout Ratio %13.0Shares Outstanding M628ROI % (ttm)18.6Gross Margin Increase y-yY

Gurus Latest Trades with BEN

Number of guru portfolios checked: 56. (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
BENRay Dalio 2014-06-30 Sold Out $51.45 - $58.16
($54.65)
$ 56.53%Sold Out0
BENRay Dalio 2014-03-31 Buy $50.2 - $58.51
($53.94)
$ 56.55%New holding, 8483 sh.8,483
BENGeorge Soros 2013-12-31 Sold Out -0.32%$49.52 - $57.23
($53.89)
$ 56.55%Sold Out0
BENGeorge Soros 2013-09-30 Buy 0.32%$45.2 - $52.67
($48.26)
$ 56.517%New holding, 573100 sh.573,100
BENRay Dalio 2013-09-30 Sold Out -0.16%$45.2 - $52.67
($48.26)
$ 56.517%Sold Out0
BENRay Dalio 2013-06-30 Add0.11%$44.66 - $56.107
($50.91)
$ 56.511%Add 254.89%134,638
BENRay Dalio 2013-03-31 Add0.02%$41.9 - $50.27
($46.89)
$ 56.520%Add 55.24%37,938
BENMario Gabelli 2013-03-31 Reduce$41.9 - $50.27
($46.89)
$ 56.520%Reduce -42.86%2,000
BENMason Hawkins 2013-03-31 Sold Out -2.2%$41.9 - $50.27
($46.89)
$ 56.520%Sold Out0
BENRay Dalio 2012-12-31 Buy 0.03%$41.55 - $44.45
($43.05)
$ 56.531%New holding, 24438 sh.24,438
BENMario Gabelli 2012-12-31 Reduce$41.55 - $44.45
($43.05)
$ 56.531%Reduce -22.22%3,500
BENMason Hawkins 2012-09-30 Add0.26%$35.62 - $42.67
($38.84)
$ 56.546%Add 12.27%4,248,642
BENMason Hawkins 2012-06-30 Add1.25%$34 - $42.23
($38.03)
$ 56.549%Add 227.23%3,784,442
BENRay Dalio 2012-06-30 Sold Out -0.01%$34 - $42.23
($38.03)
$ 56.549%Sold Out0
BENRay Dalio 2012-03-31 Reduce-0.01%$32.09 - $41.84
($35.03)
$ 56.561%Reduce -47.07%6,657
BENMason Hawkins 2011-12-31 Buy 0.48%$30.13 - $36.97
($33.11)
$ 56.571%New holding, 1097393 sh.1,097,393
BENRay Dalio 2011-12-31 Add0.02%$30.13 - $36.97
($33.11)
$ 56.571%Add 337.92%12,577
BENMario Gabelli 2011-12-31 Buy $30.13 - $36.97
($33.11)
$ 56.571%New holding, 5100 sh.5,100
BENRay Dalio 2011-09-30 Buy $32.26 - $45.75
($39.69)
$ 56.542%New holding, 2872 sh.2,872
BENMario Gabelli 2011-09-30 Sold Out -0.0034%$32.26 - $45.75
($39.81)
$ 56.542%Sold Out0
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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 Mario Gabelli 2014-06-305,10000
BEN Ray Dalio 2014-06-30000Sold Out
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BEN: Insider Buys/Sells

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InsiderPosition Date Trades Shares Trade Price ($) Change (%) Details
JOHNSON GREGORY EChairman, CEO and President 2014-09-03Sell50,000$56.77-2.41view
LUSK JOHN MEVP-Investment Management 2014-08-20Sell14,704$55.74-0.61view
FRANKLIN RESOURCES INC10% Owner 2014-06-26Sell765,000$34.4360.91view
Yun William YoungEVP-Alternative Strategies 2014-06-20Sell25,000$57.84-4.22view
FRANKLIN RESOURCES INC10% Owner 2014-06-18Sell435,000$36.1553.25view
FRANKLIN RESOURCES INC10% Owner 2014-06-13Sell1,025,000$35.854.75view
FRANKLIN RESOURCES INC10% Owner 2014-06-12Sell275,000$35.854.75view
FRANKLIN RESOURCES INC10% Owner 2014-06-04Sell175,000$34.0662.65view
FRANKLIN RESOURCES INC10% Owner 2014-06-03Sell275,000$33.8563.66view
FRANKLIN RESOURCES INC10% Owner 2014-06-02Sell290,000$33.764.39view

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    Why This Leading Servicer and Manager of Financial Assets Worldwide Will Sustain Its Bullish Trend Jul 25 2014 
    Frankly Speaking, This Looks Like a Great Trade Apr 28 2014 
    Bill Nygren Comments on Franklin Resources Apr 14 2014 
    Bill Nygren's Oakmark Select Fund - First Quarter 2014 Letter Apr 14 2014 
    Diamond Hill Capital Comments on Franklin Resources Mar 07 2014 


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