FFACX: Franklin Founding Funds Allocation C

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FFACX Franklin Founding Funds Allocation C


Profile

FFACX - Profile

Vitals

  • YTD Return -15.6%
  • 3 Yr Annualized Return -5.0%
  • 5 Yr Annualized Return -0.2%
  • Net Assets $3.12 B
  • Holdings in Top 10 N/A

52 WEEK LOW AND HIGH

$12.09
$9.88
$14.54

Expenses

OPERATING RELATED FEES

  • Expense Ratio 1.15%

SALES FEES

  • Front Load N/A
  • Deferred Load 1.00%

BROKERAGE FEES

  • Turnover 0.29%

TRADING FEES

  • Max Redemption Fee N/A

Min Investment

  • Standard (Taxable) $1,000
  • IRA $250

Fund Classification

  • Primary Caregory
  • Fund Type Open End Mutual Fund
  • Investment Style Allocation--70% to 85% Equity

Distributions

  • YTD Total Return -15.6%
  • 3 Yr Annualized Total Return -4.3%
  • 5 Yr Annualized Total Return 1.2%
  • Capital Gain Distribution Frequency Annually
  • Net Income Ratio 2.24%
DIVIDENDS
  • Dividend Yield 0.0%
  • Dividend Distribution Frequency Semi-Annually

Fund Details

  • Legal Name
    Franklin Founding Funds Allocation Fund
  • Fund Family Name
    Franklin Templeton Investments
  • Inception Date
    Aug 15, 2003
  • Shares Outstanding
    17117149
  • Share Class
    C
  • Currency
    USD
  • Domiciled Country
    United States
  • Manager
    Thomas Nelson

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Categories

FFACX - Mutual Fund Categories


Performance

FFACX - Performance

Return Ranking - Trailing

Period FFACX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
YTD -15.6% -15.6% 2.3% 100.00%
1 Yr -12.5% -12.5% 2.6% 87.50%
3 Yr -5.0%* -5.3% 1.6% 62.50%
5 Yr -0.2%* -0.3% 2.2% 50.00%
10 Yr 2.1%* 2.0% 2.1% 33.33%

* Annualized

Return Ranking - Calendar

Period FFACX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
2019 14.3% 7.0% 14.4% 25.00%
2018 -12.5% -13.1% -4.7% 62.50%
2017 8.0% 4.4% 8.1% 42.86%
2016 11.0% 0.2% 11.0% 42.86%
2015 -8.8% -8.8% -1.7% 50.00%

Total Return Ranking - Trailing

Period FFACX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
YTD -15.6% -15.6% 2.3% 100.00%
1 Yr -12.5% -12.5% 2.6% 87.50%
3 Yr -4.3%* -4.3% 2.4% 75.00%
5 Yr 1.2%* 1.2% 3.3% 100.00%
10 Yr 4.1%* 3.4% 4.9% 66.67%

* Annualized

Total Return Ranking - Calendar

Period FFACX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
2019 14.3% 7.0% 14.4% 25.00%
2018 -11.1% -11.5% -3.9% 62.50%
2017 10.4% 6.4% 11.6% 57.14%
2016 12.7% 0.2% 13.8% 57.14%
2015 -6.9% -6.9% -0.3% 100.00%

NAV & Total Return History


Holdings

FFACX - Holdings

Concentration Analysis

FFACX Category Low Category High FFACX % Rank
Net Assets 3.12 B 41.7 M 3.12 B 18.18%
Number of Holdings 4 4 47 72.73%
Net Assets in Top 10 3.07 B 35.4 M 3.07 B 18.18%
Weighting of Top 10 N/A 85.5% 100.0% 2.19%

Top 10 Holdings

  1. Franklin Income R6 33.51%
  2. Franklin Mutual Shares R6 33.38%
  3. Templeton Growth R6 33.16%

Asset Allocation

Weighting Return Low Return High FFACX % Rank
Stocks
69.84% 25.01% 69.84% 18.18%
Bonds
15.79% 7.30% 52.48% 54.55%
Cash
6.85% 6.85% 22.63% 72.73%
Preferred Stocks
5.13% 0.00% 5.13% 18.18%
Other
1.84% 0.01% 32.05% 27.27%
Convertible Bonds
0.56% 0.22% 0.92% 36.36%

Stock Sector Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High FFACX % Rank
Healthcare
20.55% 9.05% 20.55% 18.18%
Financial Services
13.18% 13.18% 18.95% 72.73%
Consumer Defense
13.13% 5.76% 13.13% 18.18%
Technology
11.96% 11.96% 19.46% 72.73%
Communication Services
9.31% 6.61% 9.40% 36.36%
Industrials
8.92% 8.92% 13.38% 72.73%
Energy
7.53% 3.51% 7.53% 18.18%
Consumer Cyclical
7.02% 7.02% 13.67% 72.73%
Utilities
3.88% 2.11% 4.45% 27.27%
Basic Materials
2.83% 2.83% 6.13% 72.73%
Real Estate
1.71% 1.71% 6.14% 72.73%

Stock Geographic Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High FFACX % Rank
US
40.94% 8.09% 40.94% 18.18%
Non US
28.90% 6.98% 29.48% 36.36%

Bond Sector Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High FFACX % Rank
Corporate
62.10% 7.61% 62.10% 18.18%
Cash & Equivalents
24.93% 23.54% 47.80% 54.55%
Government
9.84% 9.84% 39.65% 72.73%
Securitized
3.13% 0.00% 11.97% 54.55%
Derivative
0.00% 0.00% 22.44% 72.73%
Municipal
0.00% 0.00% 0.07% 72.73%

Bond Geographic Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High FFACX % Rank
US
15.28% 0.62% 25.09% 45.45%
Non US
0.51% 0.51% 27.39% 72.73%

Expenses

FFACX - Expenses

Operational Fees

FFACX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Expense Ratio 1.15% 0.15% 3.23% 18.18%
Management Fee 0.00% 0.00% 0.20% 18.18%
12b-1 Fee 1.00% 0.25% 1.00% 100.00%
Administrative Fee 0.03% 0.01% 0.47% 27.27%

Sales Fees

FFACX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Front Load N/A 5.50% 5.50% N/A
Deferred Load 1.00% 1.00% 1.00% 100.00%

Trading Fees

FFACX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Max Redemption Fee N/A N/A N/A N/A

Related Fees

Turnover provides investors a proxy for the trading fees incurred by mutual fund managers who frequently adjust position allocations. Higher turnover means higher trading fees.

FFACX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Turnover 0.29% 0.29% 38.00% 22.22%

Distributions

FFACX - Distributions

Dividend Yield Analysis

FFACX Category Low Category High FFACX % Rank
Dividend Yield 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 63.64%

Dividend Distribution Analysis

FFACX Category Low Category High Category Mod
Dividend Distribution Frequency Semi-Annually Annually Quarterly Semi-Annually

Net Income Ratio Analysis

FFACX Category Low Category High FFACX % Rank
Net Income Ratio 2.24% 0.69% 3.32% 81.82%

Capital Gain Distribution Analysis

FFACX Category Low Category High Capital Mode
Capital Gain Distribution Frequency Annually Annually Annually Annually

Dividend Payout History

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Fund Manager Analysis

FFACX - Fund Manager Analysis

Managers

Thomas Nelson


Start Date

Tenure

Tenure Rank

Feb 15, 2019

1.54

1.5%

Thomas Nelson is the director of portfolio management and a senior vice president for Franklin Templeton Multi-Asset Solutions (FTMAS). He graduated from the University of Delaware with a B.S. in accounting. As the director of portfolio management and a member of the Investment Strategy and Research Committee, Mr. Nelson manages several Franklin Templeton global mutual funds. He is also a chartered member of the CFA Institute and part of the New York Society of Security Analysts and Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst Association.

May Tong


Start Date

Tenure

Tenure Rank

Feb 15, 2019

1.54

1.5%

May Tong joined ING Investment Management June 2006. May is a Portfolio Manager on the quantitative equity team. Prior to joining ING, she was an associate portfolio manager for five years on the quantitative team at Merrill Lynch Investment Managers with oversight of $60 billion of assets including daily cash management and determination of trading needs and strategies for all index and enhanced strategies. Before that she was an audit intern at Grant Thornton where she assisted with all phases of audit processes for several clients. She received a B.S. in finance and accounting magna cum laude from Boston College, Carrol School of Management and was a member of the Golden Key National Honor Society. She holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.

Tenure Analysis

Category Low Category High Category Average Category Mode
1.54 16.7 5.1 1.54