Analysts have clear opinions on BEN.

There are 8 analysts on the Wall offering 12 month price targets for Franklin Resources in the last 3 months. The average price target is $25.25 with a high forecast of $28.00 and a low forecast of $24.00. The average price target represents a 0.52% increase from the last price of $25.12.
Franklin Resources, Inc. (BEN) is followed by 8 analysts on the street.

William Katz from Citigroup rates it a Hold with a target of $26.00.

Similarly, 5 days ago Glenn Schorr of Evercore ISI Reiterated a Sell with a target of $25.00.

The consensus on the street is Moderate Sell.

What does Franklin Resources, Inc.(BEN) do ?
Franklin Resources, Inc. is a holding company, which engages in the provision of investment management and related services. It offers its products and services under the brands of Franklin, Templeton, Franklin Mutual Series, Franklin Bissett, Fiduciary Trust, Darby, Balanced Equity Management, K2, LibertyShares, and Edinburgh Partners. The company was founded by Rupert H. Johnson, Sr. in 1947 and is headquartered in San Mateo, CA.

Franklin Resources, Inc. (BEN) Insider Trades

Multiple company employees have indulged in significant insider trading. Franklin Resources, Inc. disclosed the following in a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC):

Vice COB, 10%, Johnson Rupert H Jr : S – Sale(-$10,505,000) of BEN in the trading session of 2019-12-26.

EVP, GC Tyle Craig Steven : S – Sale(-$137,850) of BEN in the trading session of 2019-12-02.

EVP, GC Tyle Craig Steven : S – Sale(-$130,050) of Franklin Resources, Inc. in the trading session of 2019-09-03.

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