Franklin Resources, Inc.

NYSE: BEN
$25.20
-$0.47 (-1.8%)
Closing price February 21, 2020

First Solar Now Has Franklin Templeton Funds Among Top Shareholders

If there is one area of President Donald Trump's energy policy that remains under a cloud of confusion, alternative and renewable energy has to fit the bill. This has created ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades After Election: IBM, Qualcomm, Valeant, Yum China, CSX, DeVry and More

OK, so the market did not implode after the election. In fact, a more than 700 point drop in the Dow turned into a net 256 point gain. Thursday, stocks ...
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Gigantic Consumer Goods Trade Leads Insider Selling: Mondelez, Juniper Networks, Twitter, Franklin Resources, Harley-Davidson and More

Last week is certainly one that investors are ready to see in the rear-view mirror. A huge spike in volatility plus and an entire week of the S&P getting hammered ...
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14 Top S&P 500 Stocks Raising Dividends for 25 Years, With More Hikes Expected

Investors have enjoyed many years of cheering for dividend hikes. Now there is some belief that after a seven and a half year bull market run that many companies will have a ...
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25 Companies Raising Their Dividends for 25 Years or More

Investors love when companies pay dividends. More specifically, they love companies that are raising their dividends year after year. There exists a classification of dividend payers known as the Dividend Aristocrats. These ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: GoPro, Illumina, Mattel, Match, Peabody, Petrobras, Wayfair, Yahoo and More

Stocks were indicated lower on Thursday after having been in positive territory in the wee-hours of the futures trading. Another rally has been used as an opportunity to sell, even ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Amazon, Chesapeake, Chipotle, Deere, Delphi, Lululemon, Pandora, McDonald’s, Atlassian and Many More

Stocks were indicated sharply lower on the first trading day of the year. The drop of over 30 S&P 500 points and almost 300 Dow points is not the way ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Amazon, Blackstone, FireEye, Myriad Genetics, Visa, CBOE, Hershey, Vail and Many More

Stocks were looking to extend losses on Tuesday after a weak showing on Monday. The trend that has lasted for over four years now is that investors have found myriad ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AT&T, BioCryst, Eli Lilly, Facebook, Flextronics, Gap, Tesla and More

Stocks were up yet again on Friday, making for one serious move, with the Dow up about 1,000 points from the lows of just last Friday. Investors have proven over and ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Celgene, Ciena, Goldman Sachs, MannKind, Newfield, Tetraphase, Walgreens, Yingli and Many More

Stocks were indicated higher on Wednesday after Tuesday's substantial rally. Yet again, investors have bought the dips, even if this dip was over 10% from peak to trough. 24/7 Wall ...
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10 Big Family Business Stocks That Beat the Market

Wall Street always looks for an edge when deciding what stocks to recommend. One of the most unusual angles that investors have likely never fully considered is family-owned companies. An ...
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Stock Market Rally Has Money Pouring Into These 5 Top Stocks

Everybody that invests in equities loves it when the stock market rallies. Especially the kind of secular bull market rally that we appear to be in now after the market ...
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5 Stocks That Could Get Crushed If Market Volatility Rises

With the CBOE Market Volatility Indicator, or VIX, trading at multiyear lows for almost two years, many have warned of complacency by investors. The VIX is a key measure of ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Eli Lilly, Enphase, Lululemon, SodaStream, Yelp and More

Stocks were lower on Thursday after weak overseas trading. Investors are braced for Friday's key unemployment and payrolls report, and they are still looking for upside from their investment funds. ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Cisco, F5, GNC, Garmin, SunPower, Tyson and More

It is Wednesday and stocks are trying to find direction ahead of the Fed meeting. Investors and traders keep hearing that the market has morphed into a stock picker's market ...
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