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Market Cap $M35,469Revenue $M7,985Net Margin (%)28.1Z-Score7.5
Enterprise Value $M26,760EPS $3.4Operating Margin %37.9F-Score8
P/E(ttm))15.0Cash Flow Per Share $10.1Pre-tax Margin (%)40.2Higher ROA y-yY
Price/Book3.110-y EBITDA Growth Rate %9.7Quick Ratio10.2Cash flow > EarningsN
Price/Sales4.25-y EBITDA Growth Rate %11.7Current Ratio10.2Lower Leverage y-yY
Price/Cash Flow12.6y-y EBITDA Growth Rate %14.7ROA % (ttm)14.8Higher Current Ratio y-yY
Dividend Yield %0.8Insider Buy (3m)0ROE % (ttm)21.9Less Shares Outstanding y-yY
Payout Ratio %13.0Shares Outstanding M625ROI % (ttm)18.6Gross Margin Increase y-yY

Gurus Latest Trades with BEN

Number of guru portfolios checked: 84. (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 2014-09-30 Buy 0.6%$53.17 - $58.22
($56.02)
$ 56.992%New holding, 2020049 sh.2,020,049
BENDavid Winters 2014-09-30 Add0.55%$53.17 - $58.22
($56.02)
$ 56.992%Add 3.41%2,379,770
BENJoel Greenblatt 2014-09-30 Buy 0.03%$53.17 - $58.22
($56.02)
$ 56.992%New holding, 50147 sh.50,147
BENChris Davis 2014-09-30 Add$53.17 - $58.22
($56.02)
$ 56.992%Add 75%7,000
BENRichard Pzena 2014-09-30 Reduce-0.16%$53.17 - $58.22
($56.02)
$ 56.992%Reduce -15.64%2,657,604
BENBill Nygren 2014-06-30 Add0.17%$51.45 - $58.16
($54.65)
$ 56.994%Add 7.74%5,430,000
BENRobert Olstein 2014-06-30 Add0.12%$51.45 - $58.16
($54.65)
$ 56.994%Add 8.47%192,000
BENRay Dalio 2014-06-30 Sold Out $51.45 - $58.16
($54.65)
$ 56.994%Sold Out0
BENJohn Rogers 2014-03-31 Add0.14%$50.2 - $58.51
($53.94)
$ 56.996%Add 14.05%1,689,506
BENBill Nygren 2014-03-31 Add0.13%$50.2 - $58.51
($53.94)
$ 56.996%Add 6.33%5,040,000
BENRay Dalio 2014-03-31 Buy $50.2 - $58.51
($53.94)
$ 56.996%New holding, 8483 sh.8,483
BENChris Davis 2013-12-31 Buy $49.52 - $57.23
($53.89)
$ 56.996%New holding, 3665 sh.3,665
BENGeorge Soros 2013-12-31 Sold Out -0.32%$49.52 - $57.23
($53.89)
$ 56.996%Sold Out0
BENGeorge Soros 2013-09-30 Buy 0.32%$45.2 - $52.67
($48.26)
$ 56.9918%New holding, 573100 sh.573,100
BENBill Nygren 2013-09-30 Add0.17%$45.2 - $52.67
($48.26)
$ 56.9918%Add 7.48%4,740,000
BENJohn Rogers 2013-09-30 Add0.16%$45.2 - $52.67
($48.26)
$ 56.9918%Add 17.58%1,452,595
BENRay Dalio 2013-09-30 Sold Out -0.16%$45.2 - $52.67
($48.26)
$ 56.9918%Sold Out0
BENRobert Olstein 2013-06-30 Add0.8%$44.66 - $56.107
($50.91)
$ 56.9912%Add 200%57,000
BENBill Nygren 2013-06-30 Add0.43%$44.66 - $56.107
($50.91)
$ 56.9912%Add 24.58%1,470,000
BENRay Dalio 2013-06-30 Add0.11%$44.66 - $56.107
($50.91)
$ 56.9912%Add 254.89%134,638
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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 Mason Hawkins 2014-09-302,020,0490.320.6New Buy
BEN Joel Greenblatt 2014-09-3050,1470.010.03New Buy
BEN Chris Davis 2014-09-307,00000+75%
BEN John Rogers 2014-09-301,858,9740.31.3+6.63%
BEN David Winters 2014-09-302,379,7700.3816.8+3.41%
BEN Ken Fisher 2014-09-3022,49100+1.46%
BEN Robert Olstein 2014-09-30192,0000.031.4
BEN Bill Nygren 2014-09-305,430,0000.871.9
BEN Mario Gabelli 2014-09-304,70000-7.84%
BEN Richard Pzena 2014-09-302,657,6040.430.79-15.64%
BEN Bill Nygren 2014-06-305,430,0000.872.3+7.74%
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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$56.770.39view
LUSK JOHN MEVP-Investment Management 2014-08-20Sell14,704$55.742.24view
FRANKLIN RESOURCES INC10% Owner 2014-06-26Sell765,000$34.4365.52view
Yun William YoungEVP-Alternative Strategies 2014-06-20Sell25,000$57.84-1.47view
FRANKLIN RESOURCES INC10% Owner 2014-06-18Sell435,000$36.1557.65view
FRANKLIN RESOURCES INC10% Owner 2014-06-13Sell1,025,000$35.859.19view
FRANKLIN RESOURCES INC10% Owner 2014-06-12Sell275,000$35.859.19view
FRANKLIN RESOURCES INC10% Owner 2014-06-04Sell175,000$34.0667.32view
FRANKLIN RESOURCES INC10% Owner 2014-06-03Sell275,000$33.8568.36view
FRANKLIN RESOURCES INC10% Owner 2014-06-02Sell290,000$33.769.11view

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    Quarterly/Annual Reports about BEN:

    News about BEN:

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    Franklin Resources is Another Good Bet Nov 20 2014 
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    Franklin Templeton Launches Social Security Optimizer Tool for Financial Advisors Nov 19 2014 
    Templeton Releases Closed-End Fund's Portfolio Allocation Update Nov 19 2014 
    Mason Hawkins Quadruples Stakes in Three Companies Nov 14 2014 
    Investors Hungry for Higher Yields Also Anxious About the Prospect of Rising Interest Rates, Frankli Nov 12 2014 
    Templeton Global Income Fund ("GIM") Announces Dividend Nov 03 2014 
    I Believe AUM Will Continue the Uptrend Oct 24 2014 
    State Street: A Good Business Model Oct 23 2014 


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    Templeton Releases Closed-End Fund's Portfolio Allocation Update Nov 19 2014
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    Franklin Appeals Stockton’s Bankruptcy Plan Approval Nov 14 2014
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    Investors Hungry for Higher Yields Also Anxious About the Prospect of Rising Interest Rates,... Nov 12 2014
    Franklin (BEN) October AUM Up on Higher Fixed Income Assets Nov 11 2014
    Franklin Resources, Inc. Announces Month-End Assets Under Management Nov 10 2014
    Franklin Resources, Inc. Announces Month-End Assets Under Management Nov 10 2014
    Templeton Global Income Fund ("GIM") Announces Dividend Nov 03 2014
    Stockton, California, Wins Court Approval of Bankruptcy Oct 30 2014
    Franklin Limited Duration Income Trust Announces Revised Record Date and Date Payable for Monthly... Oct 29 2014
    Franklin Universal Trust Announces Revised Record Date and Date Payable for Monthly Dividend Oct 29 2014

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