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Franklin Resources Inc Stock Forecast, Predictions & Price Target

Analyst price target for BEN

Based on 5 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Franklin Resources Inc.
Min Forecast
$22.00-26.79%
Avg Forecast
$26.40-12.15%
Max Forecast
$36.00+19.8%

Should I buy or sell BEN stock?

Based on 5 analysts offering ratings for Franklin Resources Inc.
Sell
Strong Buy
0 analysts 0%
Buy
1 analysts 20%
Hold
1 analysts 20%
Sell
1 analysts 20%
Strong Sell
2 analysts 40%

BEN stock forecasts by analyst

Analyst / FirmRatingActionPrice TargetUpside/DownsideDate
Credit Suisse
Top 12%
89
SellMaintains$27.00-10.15%2021-05-05
Anonymous
Morgan Stanley
Strong SellMaintains$26.00-13.48%2021-05-05
BMO Capital
Top 5%
96
BuyUpgrades$36.00+19.80%2021-03-29
Morgan Stanley
Bottom 25%
25
Strong SellMaintains$22.00-26.79%2021-02-04
Goldman Sachs
Top 19%
82
Strong SellDowngrades$24.00-20.13%2021-01-05
Keefe, Bruyette & Woods
Top 15%
86
HoldDowngrades$23.00-23.46%2020-11-23

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Forecast return on equity

Is BEN forecast to generate an efficient return?
Company
16.65%
Industry
73%
Market
18.14%
BEN's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years (16.65%); analysts are not confident in the firm's ability to efficiently generate return on equity
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Forecast return on assets

Is BEN forecast to generate an efficient return on assets?
Company
7.83%
Industry
16.61%
BEN is forecast to generate lower Return on Assets (7.83%) than the US Financial Services industry average (16.61%)
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BEN earnings per share forecast

What is BEN's earnings per share in the next 3 years based on estimates from 4 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$3.44+42.15%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$3.53+45.87%
Avg 3 year Forecast
$3.60+48.76%
BEN's earnings are forecast to grow at a rate of 14.24% per year, which is not exceptional
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BEN revenue forecast

What is BEN's revenue in the next 2 years based on estimates from 2 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$8.2B+4.19%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$8.4B+6.59%
BEN's revenue is forecast to grow at a rate of 2.91% per year, which is not exceptional
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BEN earnings growth forecast

How is BEN forecast to perform vs Financial Services companies and vs the US market?
Company
14.24%
Industry
14.57%
Market
18.51%
BEN's earnings are forecast to grow slower (14.24% per year) than the US Financial Services industry average (14.57%)
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BEN's earnings are forecast to grow slower (14.24% per year) than the US market average (18.51%)
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BEN's earnings are forecast to grow faster (14.24% per year) than the risk-free savings rate (1.6%)
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BEN revenue growth forecast

How is BEN forecast to perform vs Financial Services companies and vs the US market?
Company
2.91%
Industry
10.32%
Market
11.92%
BEN's revenues are forecast to grow slower (2.91% per year) than the US Financial Services industry average (10.32%)
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BEN's revenues are forecast to grow slower (2.91% per year) than the US market average (11.92%)
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Franklin Resources Stock Forecast FAQ

Is Franklin Resources Stock a good buy in 2021, according to Wall Street analysts?

The consensus among 5 Wall Street analysts covering (NYSE: BEN) stock is to Sell BEN stock.

Out of 5 analysts, 0 (0%) are recommending BEN as a Strong Buy, 1 (20%) are recommending BEN as a Buy, 1 (20%) are recommending BEN as a Hold, 1 (20%) are recommending BEN as a Sell, and 2 (40%) are recommending BEN as a Strong Sell.

What is BEN's earnings growth forecast for 2022-2024?

(NYSE: BEN) Franklin Resources's forecast annual earnings growth rate of 14.24% is not forecast to beat the US Financial Services industry's average forecast earnings growth rate of 14.57%, and while it is not forecast to beat the US market's average forecast earnings growth rate of 18.51%.

Franklin Resources's earnings in 2021 is $1,244,400,000.On average, 4 Wall Street analysts forecast BEN's earnings for 2022 to be $1,729,818,393, with the lowest BEN earnings forecast at $1,649,361,724, and the highest BEN earnings forecast at $1,800,217,979. On average, 3 Wall Street analysts forecast BEN's earnings for 2023 to be $1,775,075,270, with the lowest BEN earnings forecast at $1,669,475,891, and the highest BEN earnings forecast at $1,880,674,648.

In 2024, BEN is forecast to generate $1,810,275,062 in earnings, with the lowest earnings forecast at $1,810,275,062 and the highest earnings forecast at $1,810,275,062.

What is BEN's revenue growth forecast for 2022-2023?

(NYSE: BEN) Franklin Resources's forecast annual revenue growth rate of 2.91% is not forecast to beat the US Financial Services industry's average forecast revenue growth rate of 10.32%, and while it is not forecast to beat the US market's average forecast revenue growth rate of 11.92%.

Franklin Resources's revenue in 2021 is $7,871,900,000.On average, 2 Wall Street analysts forecast BEN's revenue for 2022 to be $4,124,369,788,833, with the lowest BEN revenue forecast at $4,006,616,424,566, and the highest BEN revenue forecast at $4,242,123,153,101.

In 2023, BEN is forecast to generate $4,219,313,687,314 in revenue, with the lowest revenue forecast at $4,072,218,781,411 and the highest revenue forecast at $4,366,408,593,218.

What is BEN's forecast return on assets (ROA) for 2022-2024?

(NYSE: BEN) forecast ROA is 7.83%, which is lower than the forecast US Financial Services industry average of 16.61%.

What is BEN's Price Target?

According to 5 Wall Street analysts that have issued a 1 year BEN price target, the average BEN price target is $26.40, with the highest BEN stock price forecast at $36.00 and the lowest BEN stock price forecast at $22.00.

On average, Wall Street analysts predict that Franklin Resources's share price could stay at $26.40 by May 5, 2022. The average Franklin Resources stock price prediction forecasts a potential downside of N/A from the current BEN share price of $30.05.

What is BEN's Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast for 2022-2024?

(NYSE: BEN) Franklin Resources's current Earnings Per Share (EPS) is $2.42. On average, analysts forecast that BEN's EPS will be $3.44 for 2022, with the lowest EPS forecast at $3.28, and the highest EPS forecast at $3.58. On average, analysts forecast that BEN's EPS will be $3.53 for 2023, with the lowest EPS forecast at $3.32, and the highest EPS forecast at $3.74. In 2024, BEN's EPS is forecast to hit $3.60 (min: $3.60, max: $3.60).

What is BEN's forecast return on equity (ROE) for 2022-2024?

(NYSE: BEN) forecast ROE is 16.65%, which is considered weak.
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