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NYSE:FT - Franklin Universal Trust Stock Price, Forecast & News

$8.01
+0.02 (+0.25 %)
(As of 01/17/2020 03:20 PM ET)
Today's Range
$7.99
Now: $8.01
$8.03
50-Day Range
$7.61
MA: $7.78
$8.01
52-Week Range
$6.50
Now: $8.01
$8.05
Volume17,829 shs
Average Volume80,291 shs
Market Capitalization$201.34 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield4.79%
Beta0.43
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$201.34 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 declared a -- dividend on Monday, December 23rd. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, December 31st will be given a dividend of $0.0013 per share on Wednesday, January 15th. This represents a dividend yield of 4.8%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, December 30th. View Franklin Universal Trust's Dividend History.

Has Franklin Universal Trust been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about FT stock have been trending positive on Friday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Franklin Universal Trust earned a news sentiment score of 3.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the financial services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. 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 retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Uncommon Cents Investing LLC (0.33%), Wedbush Securities Inc. (0.09%) and FNY Investment Advisers LLC (0.05%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Franklin Universal Trust.

Which institutional investors are selling Franklin Universal Trust stock?

FT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wedbush Securities Inc. and Uncommon Cents Investing LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Franklin Universal Trust.

Which institutional investors are buying Franklin Universal Trust stock?

FT stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FNY Investment Advisers LLC. 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 $8.02.

How big of a company is Franklin Universal Trust?

Franklin Universal Trust has a market capitalization of $201.56 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:  76 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  86 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  162
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 1/17/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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