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Posts Tagged ‘Franklin Resources Inc (BEN)’

Insider Trading, NYSE, Markets, Stock Trader On The Phone

Hedge Fund and Insider Trading News: Steve Cohen, George Soros, Nelson Peltz, Edgewell Personal Care Co (EPC), Applied Therapeutics Inc (APLT), and More

Steve Cohen Outed as Mystery Buyer of $91 Million Koons Bunny (Bloomberg) Steve Cohen was unmasked by Artnet as the mystery buyer of a Jeff Koons rabbit......(read more)
Warren Buffett

25 Best Dividend Stocks for Retirement

Investors looking to transition towards a stable, income generating stock portfolio as they enter their retirement years should give serious consideration......(read more)
David Abrams

Abrams Capital: Drew Pluhar, Travis Rhodes and Billionaire David Abrams’ Picks

Billionaire David Abrams founded in 1999 in Boston. The fund follows a fundamental, value-oriented approach and its investments are made with a focus......(read more)
Michael Price MFP Investors

Billionaire Value Investor Michael Price Adds Specialty Retailer and a REIT to Its 13F Portfolio

Notable value investor and billionaire Michael Price recently has revealed his equity portfolio as of the end of 2016 via a 13F filing submitted with......(read more)
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Dividend Growth Stocks For Further Research

Each week I review the list of dividend increases as part of my monitoring process. This exercise is helpful in evaluating how my existing holdings are......(read more)
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GameStop, Adobe and More Pitched by Leading Investors in Toronto

The Sohn Investors/Capitalize for Kids Conference recently took place in Toronto, Canada, during which a number of top investment managers pitched their......(read more)
David Abrams

Billionaire David Abrams Maintains Stakes in The Western Union Company (WU), Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)

Abrams Capital Management, the Boston-based hedge fund headed by reclusive billionaire David Abrams, recently submitted its 13F filing with the SEC for......(read more)

Billionaire Mason Hawkins’ Bullish Moves Involve Ralph Lauren, Vipshop Holdings & More

The recently-submitted 13F filing by billionaire Mason Hawkins‘ Southeastern Asset Management seems to suggest that the famed value-focused hedge......(read more)
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What Hedge Funds Think of Other Investment Managers

Most hedge funds don’t make as much money as they did in the 1990’s and the first half of the previous decade, where alpha in excess of 10% was......(read more)
David Abrams

Mysterious Billionaire David Abrams Reveals Top Picks; Western Union Company (WU) Retains Top Spot

Billionaire David Abrams currently manages Abrams Capital Management LP, a Boston-based hedge fund he founded in 1999. Mr. Abrams has never been seen......(read more)
Hertz HTZ

Why MGT Capital, Hertz, Office Depot and 2 Other Stocks are Moving Today

The markets opened lower today after the Labor Department reported that the Consumer Price Index increased by 0.4% in April, the largest monthly gain......(read more)
Richard Pzena - Pzena Investment Management

Pzena Investment Management’s Top Stock Picks Ahead of Q2; Two Leading Oil and Gas Companies Among Top Holdings

Pzena Investment Management is a value-oriented investment management firm founded by Richard S. Pzena in 1995. The firm’s investment philosophy solely......(read more)
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8 Potential Bargain Dividend Stocks Down 15%+ In The Last Year

A lot of people like to “cheer” for higher prices in the short-term. Yet for the long-term net buyer, it’s lower prices that can provide the ultimate......(read more)
Abrams Capital Management

Billionaire Value Investor David Abrams’ Top Stocks for 2016

While billionaire David Abrams may be somewhat reclusive, he is nonetheless well known in the investing world due to his stock picking skills and the......(read more)

Five Stocks That This Billion-Dollar Fund Loves

Highfields Capital Management, founded by Jonathon Jacobson and Richard Grubman in 1998, is one of the titans in the hedge fund industry. Because......(read more)
Investing Money

Dividend Aristocrats Part 12 of 52: Franklin Resources, Inc. (BEN)

Franklin Resources, Inc. (NYSE:BEN) manages the Franklin and Templeton families of mutual funds. The company was founded in 1947 and has paid increasing......(read more)
TD Ameritrade Holding Corp. (NYSE:AMTD)

TD Ameritrade Holding Corp. (AMTD), E TRADE Financial Corporation (ETFC): Reasons to Make This Rare Retirement Choice

Changing jobs is one of the most stressful things you’ll ever have to do. In the midst of making new working relationships and handling tons of......(read more)
The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX)

The Blackstone Group L.P. (BX): Two Indicators To Keep An Eye On

The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX) is a stalwart in the equity portfolios of many investors, but it’s worth analyzing what the stock’s richest......(read more)

Is BlackRock, Inc. (BLK) Going to Burn These Hedge Funds?

BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK) investors: listen up. In today’s marketplace, there are many methods investors can use to watch Mr. Market. A pair of the......(read more)
The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation (NYSE:BK)

What Hedge Funds Think About The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation (BK)

To many market players, hedge funds are viewed as useless, outdated investment vehicles of a forgotten age. Although there are more than 8,000 hedge funds......(read more)

State Street Corporation (STT): Are Hedge Funds Right About This Stock?

Are the world’s richest investors smart to sell State Street Corporation (NYSE:STT)? In the 21st century investor’s toolkit, there are plenty......(read more)
Franklin Resources, Inc. (NYSE:BEN)

Franklin Resources, Inc. (BEN), State Street Corporation (STT): Grow Your Assets With These Asset Management Companies

With recovery in the global economy and volatility in the global equity, bond, and currency market, demand is increasing for fund management companies......(read more)
David Winters

Wintergreen Advisors’s Top Stock Picks Include Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.B)

We track quarterly 13F filings from hundreds of hedge funds, including David Winters’s Wintergreen Advisors, as part of our work developing investment......(read more)
T. Rowe Price Group, Inc.

T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. (TROW), Franklin Resources, Inc. (BEN), Eaton Vance Corp (EV) – Asset Managers: A Market Proxy and More

Asset management companies basically run mutual funds and provide investment advisory services to high net-worth individuals and institutions. They are......(read more)

State Street Corporation (STT): This Financial Is One of the Best Bargains in the Industry

State Street Corporation (NYSE:STT) is one of the leading bank holding companies that serves institutional investors. The company has over $25 trillion......(read more)

BlackRock, Inc. (BLK), Legg Mason, Inc. (LM): How Central Bank Decisions Affect Hedge Funds

Last week, the Bank of Japan’s decision to maintain its monetary easing policy wasn’t taken at face value by the markets. The fear is that central......(read more)
T. Rowe Price Group, Inc.

T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. (TROW), Janus Capital Group Inc (JNS): Mutual Fund Companies Make Good Investments Too

Millions of investors use mutual funds for retirement or to pay for college tuition. What many of them don’t realize is that the mutual fund companies......(read more)
Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE:LM)

Legg Mason, Inc. (LM), Janus Capital Group Inc (JNS): Why Mutual Funds Are On Their Way Out

Mutual funds have dominated the investment landscape among individual investors for generations, offering access to professional money management of diversified......(read more)

Hedge Funds Are Selling State Street Corporation (STT)

Is State Street Corporation (NYSE:STT) a sound investment now? The best stock pickers are getting less bullish. The number of long hedge fund bets shrunk......(read more)
Platinum Underwriters Holdings, Ltd. (NYSE:PTP)

Platinum Underwriters Holdings, Ltd. (PTP), Franklin Resources, Inc. (BEN), Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (CHD): OK Upside, Great Downside

Prospector Opportunity Fund (POPFX) is a top ranked fund by Morningstar (five stars). Although it is a decent fund in good markets, it is the down markets......(read more)

Franklin Resources, Inc. (BEN): What’s Happened?

Investors have always been interested in stocks that pay dividends, but lately, low interest rates on bonds and other fixed-income investments have made......(read more)
Jonathon Jacobson

BlackRock, Inc. (BLK): An Insider Invested Over $1.2 Million

A filing with the SEC has revealed that BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK) Board member Thomas Montag directly purchased 5,000 shares of stock in the $43 billion......(read more)

Here is What Hedge Funds Think About Franklin Resources, Inc. (NYSE:BEN)

Is Franklin Resources, Inc. (NYSE:BEN) a good investment now? Prominent investors are getting more optimistic. The number of long hedge fund positions......(read more)
Bank of America Corp (NYSE:BAC)

How the Power of Incentives Is Punishing Your 401(k): Bank of America Corp (BAC)

Stashing money in our 401(k)s is the best way to save for retirement. Many savers already know this and contribute healthy chunks of their paychecks to......(read more)
Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE:LM)

Should Investors Buy the Asset Managers on Rebounding Equity Flows?: Legg Mason, Inc. (LM) and More

After years of outflows from equity funds should investors finally invest in the asset managers as the money starts flowing back? One key to the equation......(read more)
CITADEL INVESTMENT GROUP

A BlackRock Board Member Bought $100,000 in Stock

BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK) Board member John Varley has purchased 427 shares of the company’s stock at an average price of $233.59 per share, bringing......(read more)
David Winters

Wintergreen Advisors’ Top Stock Picks Include Altria Group

It’s supposed to be hard to find good companies with excellent management teams selling at cheap prices, and David Winters of Wintergreen Advisors has......(read more)
PAULSON & CO

Hedge Fund News: John Paulson, Eddie Lampert, Tiger Global

Hedge Funds Led by Paulson Bet on Nexen Offer: Corporate Canada (SFGate) Paulson & Co., the hedge fund run by billionaire John Paulson, and mutual......(read more)
FISHER ASSET MANAGEMENT

A Big Insider Buy at BlackRock

Recent filings with the SEC have disclosed that between his direct holdings and indirect forms of ownership such as a controlled LLC and a trust, BlackRock......(read more)
Main Street Capital Corporation (NYSE:MAIN)

Insiders Are Bullish at Main Street Capital

Insider trading activity is always an important indicator to track, and it’s usually better to emulate bullish corporate execs than their bearish......(read more)
TRIAN PARTNERS

What Does Billionaire Nelson Peltz Think Of Legg Mason?

According to a filing with the SEC, billionaire Nelson Peltz’s Trian Partners is down to 12.9 million shares of Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE:LM). The fund......(read more)
Greenlight Capital Investor Letter

Hedge Fund News: David Einhorn, George Soros, Telus Corp

Is Lululemon Athletica (LULU) About to Get ‘Einhorned’ (StreetInsider) Another day, another David Einhorn rumor. Today, market chatter suggests......(read more)
RENAISSANCE TECHNOLOGIES

Jim Simons and Renaissance Institutional Equities Fund’s 30 Largest Holdings

Jim Simons’ Medallion Fund is a phenomenon, by far the best hedge fund with 34% annual alpha. The problem is its strategy has a size constraint......(read more)