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Franklin Universal Trust Stock Price, Forecast & Analysis (NYSE:FT)

$7.74
+0.02 (+0.26 %)
(As of 11/19/2019 12:43 PM ET)
Today's Range
$7.74
Now: $7.74
$7.78
50-Day Range
$7.46
MA: $7.56
$7.72
52-Week Range
$6.05
Now: $7.74
$7.79
Volume1,400 shs
Average Volume73,745 shs
Market Capitalization$194.51 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield5.02%
Beta0.42
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.

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Investment offices, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinance
CUSIPN/A
WebN/A
PhoneN/A

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A

Profitability

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Market Cap$194.51 million
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

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Franklin Universal Trust (NYSE:FT) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Franklin Universal Trust's stock symbol?

Franklin Universal Trust trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "FT."

How often does Franklin Universal Trust pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Franklin Universal Trust?

Franklin Universal Trust announced a monthly dividend on Monday, October 21st. Investors of record on Thursday, October 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.032 per share on Friday, November 15th. This represents a $0.38 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 4.96%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, October 30th. View Franklin Universal Trust's Dividend History.

Has Franklin Universal Trust been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about FT stock have trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Franklin Universal Trust earned a coverage optimism score of 1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the financial services provider a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for Franklin Universal Trust.

Who are some of Franklin Universal Trust's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Franklin Universal Trust own?

Who are Franklin Universal Trust's key executives?

Franklin Universal Trust's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Rupert Harris Johnson Jr., Chairman and Sr. VP (Age 79)
  • Mr. Edward Burton Jamieson, Pres and Chief Exec. Officer of Franklin Advisers Inc (Age 71)
  • Mr. Gaston R. Gardey, Chief Financial Officer, Chief Accounting Officer and Treasurer (Age 52)
  • Ms. Laura F. Fergerson, Treasurer (Age 57)
  • Mr. Robert C. Rosselot, Chief Compliance Officer (Age 59)

Who are Franklin Universal Trust's major shareholders?

Franklin Universal Trust's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Koshinski Asset Management Inc. (2.06%), Moloney Securities Asset Management LLC (0.71%), Shaker Financial Services LLC (0.40%), Wedbush Securities Inc. (0.10%), SeaCrest Wealth Management LLC (0.08%) and Doliver Advisors LP (0.07%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Franklin Universal Trust.

Which major investors are selling Franklin Universal Trust stock?

FT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Shaker Financial Services LLC, Doliver Advisors LP, SeaCrest Wealth Management LLC, Round Table Services LLC and Matisse Capital. View Insider Buying and Selling for Franklin Universal Trust.

Which major investors are buying Franklin Universal Trust stock?

FT stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Koshinski Asset Management Inc., First Interstate Bank, Moloney Securities Asset Management LLC, FNY Investment Advisers LLC and Wedbush Securities Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Franklin Universal Trust.

How do I buy shares of Franklin Universal Trust?

Shares of FT can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Franklin Universal Trust's stock price today?

One share of FT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $7.74.

How big of a company is Franklin Universal Trust?

Franklin Universal Trust has a market capitalization of $194.51 million. View Additional Information About Franklin Universal Trust.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Franklin Universal Trust (NYSE FT)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  74 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  84 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  158
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Franklin Universal Trust and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe FT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe FT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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