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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 8/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash-to-Debt 5.75
BEN's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
62% of the 1393 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. BEN: 5.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
BEN' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.38  Med: 4.07 Max: 71.15
Current: 5.75
0.38
71.15
Equity-to-Asset 0.74
BEN's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
59% of the 1328 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 0.84 vs. BEN: 0.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
BEN' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.58  Med: 0.69 Max: 0.81
Current: 0.74
0.58
0.81
Interest Coverage 44.90
BEN's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
64% of the 1407 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 1209.65 vs. BEN: 44.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
BEN' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 44.9  Med: 73.79 Max: 318.91
Current: 44.9
44.9
318.91
Piotroski F-Score: 6
Altman Z-Score: 6.01
Beneish M-Score: -2.21
WACC vs ROIC
13.40%
52.29%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 8/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Operating Margin % 35.81
BEN's Operating Margin % is ranked lower than
57% of the 1344 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 50.11 vs. BEN: 35.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
BEN' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 28.67  Med: 35.59 Max: 38.09
Current: 35.81
28.67
38.09
Net Margin % 26.77
BEN's Net Margin % is ranked lower than
56% of the 1347 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 39.54 vs. BEN: 26.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
BEN' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 21.38  Med: 26.63 Max: 28.57
Current: 26.77
21.38
28.57
ROE % 14.42
BEN's ROE % is ranked higher than
76% of the 1396 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 5.67 vs. BEN: 14.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
BEN' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.2  Med: 21.78 Max: 25.3
Current: 14.42
12.2
25.3
ROA % 10.70
BEN's ROA % is ranked higher than
78% of the 1424 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 3.06 vs. BEN: 10.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
BEN' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.62  Med: 14.3 Max: 18.25
Current: 10.7
9.62
18.25
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 470.62
BEN's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
77% of the 813 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 30.40 vs. BEN: 470.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
BEN' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 233.11  Med: 465.07 Max: 546.43
Current: 470.62
233.11
546.43
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate -3.40
BEN's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked lower than
59% of the 1013 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 0.90 vs. BEN: -3.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
BEN' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -3.4  Med: 8.2 Max: 23.4
Current: -3.4
-3.4
23.4
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate -3.30
BEN's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked lower than
57% of the 855 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 1.30 vs. BEN: -3.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
BEN' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7.2  Med: 8.6 Max: 31.4
Current: -3.3
-7.2
31.4
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate -4.40
BEN's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked lower than
58% of the 774 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 3.80 vs. BEN: -4.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
BEN' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7.5  Med: 9.7 Max: 37.1
Current: -4.4
-7.5
37.1
» BEN's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: 2017-04-27 Est.)


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Operating Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow
Operating Cash Flow & Net Income

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Guru Trades

Q1 2016

BEN Guru Trades in Q1 2016

David Dreman 18,140 sh (New)
Caxton Associates 55,000 sh (New)
Bernard Horn 127,700 sh (New)
David Abrams 7,945,023 sh (+50.60%)
Jeremy Grantham 359,625 sh (+19.10%)
Richard Pzena 10,597,669 sh (+11.99%)
Michael Price 60,000 sh (+9.09%)
Diamond Hill Capital 5,878,174 sh (+1.18%)
Mason Hawkins 2,158,173 sh (+0.50%)
Chris Davis Sold Out
Jeff Auxier 159,215 sh (-0.13%)
Bill Nygren 5,139,000 sh (-3.75%)
John Rogers 1,899,260 sh (-6.26%)
Robert Olstein 225,000 sh (-18.18%)
Murray Stahl 13,045 sh (-21.87%)
Joel Greenblatt 290,024 sh (-22.62%)
RS Investment Management 586,412 sh (-43.66%)
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Q2 2016

BEN Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Ray Dalio 9,600 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 70,485 sh (New)
Michael Price 117,500 sh (+95.83%)
Mason Hawkins 2,563,673 sh (+18.79%)
Jeremy Grantham 421,919 sh (+17.32%)
Diamond Hill Capital 5,975,996 sh (+1.66%)
Jeff Auxier 161,515 sh (+1.44%)
Richard Pzena 10,670,335 sh (+0.69%)
Robert Olstein 225,000 sh (unchged)
David Abrams 7,945,023 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones 8,000 sh (unchged)
Bernard Horn 127,700 sh (unchged)
Bill Nygren Sold Out
Caxton Associates Sold Out
David Dreman 18,063 sh (-0.42%)
John Rogers 1,887,442 sh (-0.62%)
Murray Stahl 12,765 sh (-2.15%)
RS Investment Management 405,813 sh (-30.80%)
Joel Greenblatt 36,287 sh (-87.49%)
» More
Q3 2016

BEN Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Ray Dalio 26,300 sh (+173.96%)
Paul Tudor Jones 117,686 sh (+66.97%)
Joel Greenblatt 46,371 sh (+27.79%)
Robert Olstein 225,000 sh (unchged)
David Dreman 18,063 sh (unchged)
David Abrams 7,945,023 sh (unchged)
Michael Price 117,500 sh (unchged)
Bernard Horn 127,700 sh (unchged)
Richard Pzena 10,535,639 sh (-1.26%)
Mason Hawkins 2,520,097 sh (-1.70%)
Jeff Auxier 157,040 sh (-2.77%)
John Rogers 1,817,416 sh (-3.71%)
Murray Stahl 11,473 sh (-10.12%)
Diamond Hill Capital 4,909,107 sh (-17.85%)
Jeremy Grantham 140,492 sh (-66.70%)
» More
Q4 2016

BEN Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Jim Simons 972,900 sh (New)
Michael Price 347,530 sh (+195.77%)
Ray Dalio 66,300 sh (+152.09%)
David Abrams 7,945,023 sh (unchged)
Bernard Horn 127,700 sh (unchged)
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Jeff Auxier 156,765 sh (-0.18%)
Richard Pzena 10,337,674 sh (-1.88%)
Mason Hawkins 2,410,553 sh (-4.35%)
David Dreman 17,192 sh (-4.82%)
Murray Stahl 10,420 sh (-9.18%)
John Rogers 1,521,120 sh (-16.30%)
Diamond Hill Capital 3,893,345 sh (-20.69%)
Jeremy Grantham 108,879 sh (-22.50%)
Robert Olstein 169,700 sh (-24.58%)
Paul Tudor Jones 15,351 sh (-86.96%)
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Business Description

Industry: Asset Management » Asset Management    NAICS: 523930    SIC: 6282
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Traded in other countries:FRK.Germany,
Franklin Resources Inc is an investment management company. The Company's services include fund administration, sales, distribution, marketing, shareholder servicing, trustee, custody and other fiduciary services.

Franklin Resources provides investment services for individual and institutional investors. Its funds are marketed under the Franklin, Templeton, Mutual Series, Bissett, Fiduciary, and Darby brands. At the end of November 2016, Franklin had $714.4 billion in assets under management, composed primarily of equity (41%), fixed-income (39%), and hybrid (18%) funds. Distribution tends to be weighted toward retail investors, with Franklin sourcing one third of its managed assets from investors domiciled outside the United States.

Guru Investment Theses on Franklin Resources Inc

Bill Nygren Comments on Franklin Resources - Oct 08, 2015

We sold Franklin Resources (BEN) in the quarter and allocated the proceeds across several existing holdings in the Fund. We established no new positions in the quarter. You may notice the cash balance was higher than normal at quarter end. The elevated cash position supports a tax trade on Apache, whereby we sold puts and a portion of our shares to maintain some exposure to the company while harvesting a tax loss. We expect the cash position will normalize when we complete the tax trade. While it’s too early to make promises, as of September 30, we do not expect to be making a capital gain distribution this year.



From Biill Nygren's Q3 Oakmark Global Select Fund commentary.



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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
PE Ratio 13.98
BEN's PE Ratio is ranked lower than
53% of the 1224 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 13.60 vs. BEN: 13.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
BEN' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.82  Med: 14.81 Max: 29.31
Current: 13.98
7.82
29.31
Forward PE Ratio 15.50
BEN's Forward PE Ratio is ranked lower than
71% of the 144 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 12.69 vs. BEN: 15.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 13.98
BEN's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked lower than
52% of the 1217 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 13.58 vs. BEN: 13.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
BEN' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.82  Med: 14.82 Max: 29.18
Current: 13.98
7.82
29.18
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 13.95
BEN's Price-to-Owner-Earnings is ranked lower than
57% of the 334 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 12.99 vs. BEN: 13.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
BEN' s Price-to-Owner-Earnings Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.25  Med: 17.78 Max: 76.69
Current: 13.95
9.25
76.69
PB Ratio 1.97
BEN's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
81% of the 1435 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. BEN: 1.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
BEN' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.27  Med: 3.06 Max: 4.92
Current: 1.97
1.27
4.92
PS Ratio 3.75
BEN's PS Ratio is ranked higher than
68% of the 1205 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 6.73 vs. BEN: 3.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
BEN' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.93  Med: 3.99 Max: 6.33
Current: 3.75
1.93
6.33
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 13.40
BEN's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
53% of the 354 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 14.71 vs. BEN: 13.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
BEN' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.17  Med: 17.99 Max: 49.48
Current: 13.4
8.17
49.48
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 12.75
BEN's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
58% of the 741 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 16.02 vs. BEN: 12.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
BEN' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.73  Med: 17.09 Max: 44.96
Current: 12.75
7.73
44.96
EV-to-EBIT 6.20
BEN's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
74% of the 1029 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 12.05 vs. BEN: 6.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
BEN' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.6  Med: 8.2 Max: 16.7
Current: 6.2
3.6
16.7
EV-to-EBITDA 5.99
BEN's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
73% of the 1057 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 11.10 vs. BEN: 5.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
BEN' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.3  Med: 7.8 Max: 14.7
Current: 5.99
3.3
14.7
PEG Ratio 4.34
BEN's PEG Ratio is ranked lower than
80% of the 248 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 1.13 vs. BEN: 4.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG Ratio only.
BEN' s PEG Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.29  Med: 1.3 Max: 7.49
Current: 4.34
0.29
7.49
Shiller PE Ratio 14.27
BEN's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked higher than
74% of the 389 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 19.95 vs. BEN: 14.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
BEN' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.15  Med: 21.87 Max: 44.89
Current: 14.27
10.15
44.89
Current Ratio 10.84
BEN's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
70% of the 851 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 3.83 vs. BEN: 10.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
BEN' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.71  Med: 5.18 Max: 18.29
Current: 10.84
1.71
18.29
Quick Ratio 10.84
BEN's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
70% of the 851 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 3.68 vs. BEN: 10.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
BEN' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.71  Med: 5.18 Max: 18.29
Current: 10.84
1.71
18.29
Days Sales Outstanding 52.87
BEN's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
55% of the 456 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 43.58 vs. BEN: 52.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
BEN' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 38.48  Med: 43.76 Max: 52.87
Current: 52.87
38.48
52.87

Dividend & Buy Back

vs
industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield % 1.78
BEN's Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
80% of the 1493 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 4.01 vs. BEN: 1.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
BEN' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.4  Med: 0.83 Max: 2.15
Current: 1.78
0.4
2.15
Dividend Payout Ratio 0.25
BEN's Dividend Payout Ratio is ranked higher than
80% of the 887 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 0.57 vs. BEN: 0.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout Ratio only.
BEN' s Dividend Payout Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.09  Med: 0.12 Max: 0.25
Current: 0.25
0.09
0.25
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate 22.70
BEN's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate is ranked higher than
87% of the 655 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 2.50 vs. BEN: 22.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate only.
BEN' s 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.6  Med: 12.7 Max: 26.1
Current: 22.7
7.6
26.1
Forward Dividend Yield % 1.93
BEN's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
80% of the 1428 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 4.36 vs. BEN: 1.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
N/A
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 3.95
BEN's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked lower than
58% of the 1724 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 4.64 vs. BEN: 3.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
BEN' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.89  Med: 1.84 Max: 4.77
Current: 3.95
0.89
4.77
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 3.30
BEN's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
86% of the 874 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: -1.30 vs. BEN: 3.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
BEN' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.2  Med: 1.6 Max: 3.3
Current: 3.3
-1.2
3.3

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price-to-Net-Cash 4.11
BEN's Price-to-Net-Cash is ranked higher than
54% of the 551 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 4.68 vs. BEN: 4.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Net-Cash only.
BEN' s Price-to-Net-Cash Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.56  Med: 12.55 Max: 190.75
Current: 4.11
2.56
190.75
Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value 3.54
BEN's Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value is ranked lower than
53% of the 584 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 3.02 vs. BEN: 3.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value only.
BEN' s Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.31  Med: 7.68 Max: 27.67
Current: 3.54
2.31
27.67
Price-to-Tangible-Book 2.41
BEN's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked lower than
83% of the 1368 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 1.01 vs. BEN: 2.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
BEN' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.89  Med: 4.55 Max: 18.63
Current: 2.41
1.89
18.63
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 0.89
BEN's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked higher than
65% of the 477 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 1.09 vs. BEN: 0.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
BEN' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.59  Med: 1.18 Max: 1.71
Current: 0.89
0.59
1.71
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) 1.09
BEN's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) is ranked lower than
55% of the 22 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 1.08 vs. BEN: 1.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) only.
N/A
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 0.94
BEN's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
62% of the 843 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 1.03 vs. BEN: 0.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
BEN' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.67  Med: 1.01 Max: 1.44
Current: 0.94
0.67
1.44
Price-to-Graham-Number 1.22
BEN's Price-to-Graham-Number is ranked lower than
69% of the 970 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 0.82 vs. BEN: 1.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Graham-Number only.
BEN' s Price-to-Graham-Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.05  Med: 1.94 Max: 4.75
Current: 1.22
1.05
4.75
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 16.13
BEN's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
82% of the 1447 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 4.88 vs. BEN: 16.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
BEN' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6  Med: 12.2 Max: 28
Current: 16.13
6
28
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 8.86
BEN's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked higher than
56% of the 492 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 5.12 vs. BEN: 8.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
BEN' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.6  Med: 16.5 Max: 36.3
Current: 8.86
6.6
36.3

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $6,421
EPS (TTM) $ 2.97
Beta1.60
Short Percentage of Float2.44%
52-Week Range $30.56 - 44.35
Shares Outstanding (Mil)565.32

Analyst Estimate

Sep17 Sep18 Sep19
Revenue (Mil $) 4,812 4,630 4,354
EPS ($) 2.75 2.70 3.05
EPS without NRI ($) 2.75 2.70 3.05
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
-1.89%
Dividends per Share ($) 0.81 0.90 1.04
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