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Biden signs bill extending a key US surveillance program after divisions nearly forced it to lapse
MarketBeat Week in Review – 4/15 - 4/19
The drug war devastated Black and other minority communities. Is marijuana legalization helping?
Morning sickness? Prenatal check-ups? What to know about new rights for pregnant workers
A man escaped Sudan's bloody civil war. His mysterious death in Missisippi has sparked suspicion
Record Store Day celebrates indie retail music sellers as they ride vinyl's popularity wave
Panama Papers trial's public portion comes to an unexpectedly speedy end
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QQQ   414.65
Biden signs bill extending a key US surveillance program after divisions nearly forced it to lapse
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The drug war devastated Black and other minority communities. Is marijuana legalization helping?
Morning sickness? Prenatal check-ups? What to know about new rights for pregnant workers
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Record Store Day celebrates indie retail music sellers as they ride vinyl's popularity wave
Panama Papers trial's public portion comes to an unexpectedly speedy end
NYSE:FT

Franklin Universal Trust (FT) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$6.47
+0.02 (+0.31%)
(As of 04/19/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$6.46
$6.50
50-Day Range
$6.37
$6.68
52-Week Range
$5.97
$7.06
Volume
40,319 shs
Average Volume
49,628 shs
Market Capitalization
N/A
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
7.88%
Price Target
N/A
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About Franklin Universal Trust Stock (NYSE:FT)

Franklin Universal Trust is a closed-ended balanced mutual fund launched by Franklin Resources, Inc. The fund is managed by Franklin Advisers, Inc. It invests in the public equity and fixed income markets of the United States. The fund invests in companies operating in utility sector. It employs fundamental analysis to invest in a diversified portfolio of corporate bonds and dividend paying utility stocks. The fund benchmarks the equity component of its balanced portfolio against the S&P 500 Electric Utilities Index and the fixed component against the Credit Suisse High Yield. Franklin Universal Trust was formed on September 23, 1988 and is domiciled in the United States.

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Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 3/28 Dividend
3/18/2024
Dividend Payable
3/28/2024
Ex-Dividend for 4/30 Dividend
4/16/2024
Today
4/20/2024
Dividend Payable
4/30/2024
Fiscal Year End
8/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Sector
Finance
Industry
Investment offices, not elsewhere classified
Sub-Industry
N/A
Fax
N/A
Employees
N/A
Year Founded
N/A

Profitability

Pretax Margin
N/A

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$-3,007,931.00

Miscellaneous

Free Float
N/A
Optionable
Not Optionable
Beta
0.74
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FT Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

How have FT shares performed in 2024?

Franklin Universal Trust's stock was trading at $6.65 at the beginning of the year. Since then, FT stock has decreased by 2.7% and is now trading at $6.47.
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Are investors shorting Franklin Universal Trust?

Franklin Universal Trust saw a decrease in short interest during the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 18,600 shares, a decrease of 21.5% from the March 15th total of 23,700 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 63,100 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 0.3 days.
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How often does Franklin Universal Trust pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Franklin Universal Trust?

Franklin Universal Trust declared a monthly dividend on Friday, April 5th. Investors of record on Wednesday, April 17th will be paid a dividend of $0.0425 per share on Tuesday, April 30th. This represents a $0.51 annualized dividend and a yield of 7.88%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, April 16th.
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Is Franklin Universal Trust a good dividend stock?

Franklin Universal Trust (NYSE:FT) pays an annual dividend of $0.51 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 8.58%. FT has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer.
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What other stocks do shareholders of Franklin Universal Trust own?
Who are Franklin Universal Trust's major shareholders?

Franklin Universal Trust's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Hennion & Walsh Asset Management Inc. (0.00%) and Uncommon Cents Investing LLC (0.00%).
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How do I buy shares of Franklin Universal Trust?

Shares of FT stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NYSE:FT) was last updated on 4/20/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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