Insider Trading activities of Franklin Resources Inc insiders.

Monthly summaries of insider trading activities (stock purchases, sales, and option exercises) reported by insiders of Franklin Resources Inc since 2005 are illustrated in Table 1 and Table 2. Table 1 shows the monthly insider trading data of Franklin Resources Inc since year 2005. Table 2 shows the detailed insider transactions of Franklin Resources Inc since 2005. The reporting company's ticker symbol is BEN. The reporting company's CIK number is 38777.
The total value of stock buying since 2005 is $7,506.
The total value of stock sales since 2005 is $563,230,630.
The total value of stock option exercises since 2005 is $39,814,422.


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Table 1. Monthly summaries of insider stock purchases, sales, and option exercises for Franklin Resources Inc (BEN).
Trading Period Insider Buying Insider Sales Option Exercises
year-month Shares Value Shares Value Shares Value
2017-06 0 $0 17,141 $762,894 0 $0
2017-03 0 $0 16,834 $738,978 0 $0
2017-02 0 $0 25,000 $1,079,475 0 $0
2016-12 0 $0 6,096 $250,743 0 $0
2016-11 0 $0 300,000 $10,095,000 0 $0
2016-08 0 $0 20,892 $752,868 0 $0
2015-12 210 $7,506 0 $0 0 $0
2015-08 0 $0 13,000 $513,356 0 $0
2015-05 0 $0 15,000 $774,510 0 $0
2015-02 0 $0 3,000 $159,135 0 $0
2014-12 0 $0 25,000 $1,423,950 0 $0
2014-09 0 $0 50,000 $2,838,300 0 $0
2014-08 0 $0 14,704 $819,615 0 $0
2014-06 0 $0 25,000 $1,445,900 0 $0
2013-12 0 $0 339,250 $18,558,292 0 $0
2013-11 0 $0 25,314 $1,360,399 25,314 $383,760
2013-10 0 $0 138,517 $7,535,819 148,251 $2,247,485
2013-09 0 $0 56,000 $2,846,430 0 $0
2013-05 0 $0 152,000 $25,370,820 0 $0
2013-03 0 $0 4,000 $586,160 0 $0
2013-02 0 $0 20,000 $2,883,159 3,247 $147,738
2012-12 0 $0 120,000 $15,387,079 0 $0
2012-11 0 $0 69,976 $9,195,059 60,716 $2,050,932
2012-09 0 $0 53,001 $6,626,317 55,000 $1,857,850
2012-08 0 $0 4,714 $557,637 4,714 $219,483
2012-06 0 $0 3,961 $431,230 0 $0
2012-02 0 $0 5,444 $627,257 7,590 $295,364
2011-12 0 $0 211,000 $20,117,432 0 $0
2011-11 0 $0 65,676 $6,850,858 68,418 $2,483,572
2011-10 0 $0 1,000 $107,208 0 $0
2011-05 0 $0 50,000 $6,367,100 50,000 $1,814,999
2011-02 0 $0 432,795 $54,798,125 7,623 $315,381
2010-12 0 $0 18,559 $2,209,767 0 $0
2010-11 0 $0 28,646 $3,355,731 29,941 $1,059,462
2010-09 0 $0 15,000 $1,508,700 0 $0
2010-08 0 $0 20,000 $2,049,060 0 $0
2010-03 0 $0 1,669 $179,701 0 $0
2009-12 0 $0 5,721 $617,185 0 $0
2009-10 0 $0 12,356 $1,308,018 15,624 $540,746
2009-09 0 $0 3,507 $346,858 3,198 $113,989
2009-08 0 $0 270,095 $24,927,848 26,172 $1,056,825
2009-06 0 $0 13,402 $1,009,095 1,550 $84,010
2009-05 0 $0 6,000 $387,300 0 $0
2009-03 0 $0 78,715 $3,750,061 78,715 $2,636,952
2009-01 0 $0 0 $0 671 $0
2008-12 0 $0 5,837 $358,732 0 $0
2008-11 0 $0 3,501 $245,354 0 $0
2008-10 0 $0 0 $0 2,013 $0
2008-09 0 $0 1,782 $180,874 5,613 $204,425
2008-08 0 $0 413,461 $40,884,887 0 $0
2008-07 0 $0 0 $0 671 $0
2008-06 0 $0 408,113 $42,743,002 4,744 $225,672
2008-04 0 $0 0 $0 671 $0
2008-03 0 $0 200,000 $18,344,000 0 $0
2008-01 0 $0 0 $0 671 $0
2007-12 0 $0 259 $31,575 0 $0
2007-10 0 $0 0 $0 671 $0
2007-09 0 $0 200,000 $25,961,000 31,544 $1,007,199
2007-08 0 $0 6,700 $867,929 5,000 $159,650
2007-07 0 $0 0 $0 671 $0
2007-06 0 $0 7,056 $944,490 1,000 $47,570
2007-05 0 $0 219,527 $29,432,839 62,870 $2,181,176
2007-04 0 $0 20,000 $26,400 671 $0
2007-03 0 $0 20,154 $2,299,529 14,154 $483,005
2007-02 0 $0 138,040 $16,862,488 15,963 $632,817
2007-01 0 $0 34,917 $4,114,930 22,788 $874,133
2006-12 0 $0 72,088 $7,993,036 72,080 $2,865,900
2006-10 0 $0 401,924 $45,835,883 52,156 $2,039,259
2006-09 0 $0 200,498 $19,913,897 20,826 $778,974
2006-08 0 $0 267,895 $25,983,619 93,287 $3,077,779
2006-07 0 $0 0 $0 2,013 $0
2006-05 0 $0 2,000 $179,802 2,000 $63,860
2006-04 0 $0 0 $0 703 $0
2006-03 0 $0 10,993 $1,120,291 6,866 $326,615
2006-02 0 $0 212,396 $20,848,847 204,387 $7,537,840
2006-01 0 $0 239 $23,540 703 $0
2005-12 0 $0 4,114 $388,685 0 $0
2005-11 0 $0 46,445 $4,282,363 0 $0
2005-10 0 $0 29,490 $2,457,689 0 $0
2005-08 0 $0 194 $15,802 0 $0
2005-05 0 $0 2,000 $138,620 0 $0
2005-03 0 $0 100,660 $7,240,098 0 $0

Table 2. Detailed insider stock purchases, sales, and option exercises of Franklin Resources Inc insiders (BEN)
  Trade Date   Insider Name Trade Type     Shares       Price ($)   Value ($)
2017-06-22 Lewis Kenneth A (EVP and CFO) Sale 17,141 44.51 762,894
2017-03-16 Johnson Jennifer M (President and COO) Sale 16,834 43.90 738,978
2017-02-27 Johnson Gregory E (Chairman and CEO) Sale 25,000 43.18 1,079,475
2016-12-16 Lewis Kenneth A (EVP and CFO) Sale 1,866 39.25 73,240
2016-12-08 Lewis Kenneth A (EVP and CFO) Sale 4,230 41.96 177,503
2016-11-01 Johnson Rupert H Jr (Vice Chairman) Sale 300,000 33.65 10,095,000
2016-08-25 Johnson Jennifer M (Co-President) Sale 15,892 35.99 571,968
2016-08-24 Tyle Craig Steven (EVP and General Counsel) Sale 5,000 36.18 180,900
2015-12-22 Johnson Jennifer M (Co-President) Buy 210 35.74 7,506
2015-08-26 Johnson Jennifer M (EVP & Chief Operating Officer) Sale 13,000 39.49 513,356
2015-05-19 Lusk John M (EVP-Investment Management) Sale 15,000 51.63 774,510
2015-02-03 Lewis Kenneth A (EVP and CFO) Sale 3,000 53.05 159,135
2014-12-10 Johnson Gregory E (Chairman, CEO and President) Sale 25,000 56.96 1,423,950
2014-09-03 Johnson Gregory E (Chairman, CEO and President) Sale 50,000 56.77 2,838,300
2014-08-20 Lusk John M (EVP-Investment Management) Sale 14,704 55.74 819,615
2014-06-20 Yun William Young (EVP-Alternative Strategies) Sale 25,000 57.84 1,445,900
2013-12-20 Lewis Kenneth A (EVP and CFO) Sale 9,300 56.68 527,124
2013-12-06 Johnson Charles B (10% Owner) Sale 300,000 54.65 16,395,000
2013-12-04 Johnson Gregory E (Chairman, CEO and President) Sale 29,950 54.63 1,636,168
2013-11-04 Johnson Gregory E (Chairman, CEO and President) Sale 25,314 53.74 1,360,399
2013-11-04 Johnson Gregory E (Chairman, CEO and President) Option Ex 25,314 15.16 383,760
2013-10-28 Johnson Jennifer M (EVP & Chief Operating Officer) Sale 18,517 54.50 1,009,139
2013-10-28 Johnson Jennifer M (EVP & Chief Operating Officer) Option Ex 28,251 15.16 428,285
2013-10-28 Johnson Gregory E (Chairman, CEO and President) Sale 120,000 54.39 6,526,680
2013-10-28 Johnson Gregory E (Chairman, CEO and President) Option Ex 120,000 15.16 1,819,200
2013-09-19 Yun William Young (EVP-Alternative Strategies) Sale 6,000 53.08 318,480
2013-09-17 Johnson Gregory E (Chairman, CEO and President) Sale 50,000 50.56 2,527,950
2013-05-16 Johnson Rupert H Jr (Vice Chairman) Sale 150,000 167.10 25,065,000
2013-05-02 Advani Vijay Chandur (EVP - Global Advisory Services) Sale 2,000 152.91 305,820
2013-03-11 Lewis Kenneth A (EVP and CFO) Sale 4,000 146.54 586,160
2013-02-15 Lusk John M (EVP-Investment Management) Option Ex 3,247 45.50 147,738
2013-02-15 Johnson Gregory E (CEO and President) Sale 20,000 144.16 2,883,159
2012-12-05 Johnson Gregory E (CEO and President) Sale 20,000 127.40 2,548,080
2012-12-05 Johnson Charles B (Chairman of the Board) Sale 100,000 128.39 12,838,999
2012-11-28 Johnson Jennifer M (EVP & Chief Operating Officer) Sale 11,500 131.48 1,512,066
2012-11-01 Johnson Jennifer M (EVP & Chief Operating Officer) Sale 3,279 131.34 430,660
2012-11-01 Johnson Jennifer M (EVP & Chief Operating Officer) Option Ex 5,519 31.27 172,579
2012-11-01 Johnson Gregory E (CEO and President) Sale 55,197 131.39 7,252,333
2012-11-01 Johnson Gregory E (CEO and President) Option Ex 55,197 34.03 1,878,353
2012-09-20 Johnson Jennifer M (EVP & Chief Operating Officer) Sale 3,001 125.36 376,217
2012-09-20 Johnson Jennifer M (EVP & Chief Operating Officer) Option Ex 5,000 31.27 156,350
2012-09-20 Johnson Gregory E (CEO and President) Sale 50,000 125.00 6,250,100
2012-09-20 Johnson Gregory E (CEO and President) Option Ex 50,000 34.03 1,701,500
2012-08-23 Lusk John M (EVP-Investment Management) Sale 4,714 118.29 557,637
2012-08-23 Lusk John M (EVP-Investment Management) Option Ex 4,714 46.56 219,483
2012-06-15 Lusk John M (EVP-Investment Management) Sale 3,961 108.87 431,230
2012-02-03 Lewis Kenneth A (EVP and CFO) Sale 5,444 115.22 627,257
2012-02-03 Lewis Kenneth A (EVP and CFO) Option Ex 7,590 38.91 295,364
2011-12-22 Johnson Rupert H Jr (Vice Chairman) Sale 200,000 95.40 19,080,000
2011-12-16 Yun William Young (EVP-Alternative Strategies) Sale 11,000 94.31 1,037,432
2011-11-17 Johnson Jennifer M (EVP & Chief Operating Officer) Sale 10,204 100.05 1,020,940
2011-11-17 Johnson Jennifer M (EVP & Chief Operating Officer) Option Ex 15,446 36.30 560,689
2011-11-15 Johnson Gregory E (CEO and President) Sale 52,972 105.13 5,568,893
2011-11-15 Johnson Gregory E (CEO and President) Option Ex 52,972 36.30 1,922,883
2011-11-04 Yun William Young (EVP-Alternative Strategies) Sale 2,500 104.41 261,025
2011-10-31 Yun William Young (EVP-Alternative Strategies) Sale 1,000 107.21 107,208
2011-05-04 Johnson Gregory E (CEO and President) Sale 50,000 127.34 6,367,100
2011-05-04 Johnson Gregory E (CEO and President) Option Ex 50,000 36.30 1,814,999
2011-02-24 Tatlock Anne M (Director) Sale 8,767 123.61 1,083,688
2011-02-22 Johnson Charles B (Chairman of the Board) Sale 400,000 126.67 50,670,000
2011-02-16 Alexander Penelope S (Vice-President, HR - US) Sale 1,000 130.29 130,289
2011-02-11 Alexander Penelope S (Vice-President, HR - US) Sale 3,431 128.50 440,880
2011-02-11 Alexander Penelope S (Vice-President, HR - US) Option Ex 3,431 47.57 163,212
2011-02-10 Gray Maria (Vice President and Secretary) Sale 405 126.50 51,232
2011-02-10 Johnson Gregory E (CEO and President) Sale 15,000 126.49 1,897,290
2011-02-09 Lusk John M (EVP-Portfolio Operations) Sale 4,192 125.18 524,746
2011-02-09 Lusk John M (EVP-Portfolio Operations) Option Ex 4,192 36.30 152,169
2010-12-15 Gibson Holly E (Vice President, Corp Comm) Sale 3,559 117.50 418,182
2010-12-02 Johnson Gregory E (CEO and President) Sale 15,000 119.44 1,791,585
2010-11-30 Johnson Gregory E (CEO and President) Sale 10,000 114.04 1,140,400
2010-11-02 Bolt Jennifer J (EVP & Chief Operating Officer) Sale 18,646 118.81 2,215,331
2010-11-02 Bolt Jennifer J (EVP & Chief Operating Officer) Option Ex 29,941 35.38 1,059,462
2010-09-02 Johnson Gregory E (CEO and President) Sale 15,000 100.58 1,508,700
2010-08-05 Johnson Gregory E (CEO and President) Sale 20,000 102.45 2,049,060
2010-03-15 Kratter Leslie M (SVP & Assistant Secretary) Sale 1,669 107.67 179,701
2009-12-14 Tatlock Anne M (Director) Sale 721 107.37 77,415
2009-12-11 Tatlock Anne M (Director) Sale 5,000 107.95 539,770
2009-10-29 Lusk John M (EVP-Portfolio Operations) Sale 12,356 105.86 1,308,018
2009-10-29 Lusk John M (EVP-Portfolio Operations) Option Ex 15,624 34.61 540,746
2009-09-15 Gibson Holly E (Vice President, Corp Comm) Sale 482 99.41 47,917
2009-09-15 Gibson Holly E (Vice President, Corp Comm) Option Ex 482 31.95 15,399
2009-09-14 Gibson Holly E (Vice President, Corp Comm) Sale 2,716 99.00 268,884
2009-09-14 Gibson Holly E (Vice President, Corp Comm) Option Ex 2,716 36.30 98,590
2009-09-10 Bolt Jennifer J (EVP-Operations and Technology) Sale 309 97.27 30,057
2009-08-26 Bolt Jennifer J (EVP-Operations and Technology) Sale 3,187 93.34 297,465
2009-08-24 Ikeda Donna S (VP - HR International) Sale 11,542 94.03 1,085,294
2009-08-19 Johnson Gregory E (CEO and President) Sale 22,000 92.33 2,031,171
2009-08-19 Johnson Charles B (Chairman of the Board) Sale 200,000 92.13 18,426,000
2009-08-18 Ikeda Donna S (VP - HR International) Sale 26,172 92.83 2,429,494
2009-08-18 Ikeda Donna S (VP - HR International) Option Ex 26,172 40.38 1,056,825
2009-08-12 Bolt Jennifer J (EVP-Operations and Technology) Sale 227 94.61 21,476
2009-08-05 Bolt Jennifer J (EVP-Operations and Technology) Sale 1,065 91.44 97,383
2009-08-03 Yun William Young (EVP-Alternative Strategies) Sale 3,000 91.76 275,289
2009-08-03 Lusk John M (EVP-Portfolio Operations) Sale 2,902 91.07 264,276
2009-06-12 Johnson Gregory E (CEO and President) Sale 10,000 75.24 752,430
2009-06-09 Simpson Murray (Executive Vice President) Sale 1,852 75.84 140,450
2009-06-05 Ikeda Donna S (VP - HR International) Sale 1,550 74.98 116,215
2009-06-05 Ikeda Donna S (VP - HR International) Option Ex 1,550 54.20 84,010
2009-05-19 Simpson Murray (Executive Vice President) Sale 4,000 64.55 258,200
2009-03-13 Johnson Gregory E (CEO and President) Sale 78,715 47.64 3,750,061
2009-03-13 Johnson Gregory E (CEO and President) Option Ex 78,715 33.50 2,636,952
2009-01-20 Woodworth Louis E (Director) Option Ex 671 .00 0
2008-12-08 Simpson Murray (Executive Vice President) Sale 2,000 64.50 129,000
2008-12-04 Tatlock Anne M (Director) Sale 3,837 59.87 229,732
2008-11-26 Johnson Charles B (Chairman of the Board) Sale 501 58.59 29,354
2008-11-04 Simpson Murray (Executive Vice President) Sale 3,000 72.00 216,000
2008-10-20 Woodworth Louis E (Director) Option Ex 1,342 .00 0
2008-09-24 Bolt Jennifer J (EVP-Operations and Technology) Option Ex 5,613 36.42 204,425
2008-09-05 Kratter Leslie M (SVP & Assistant Secretary) Sale 1,052 99.74 104,930
2008-09-04 Kratter Leslie M (SVP & Assistant Secretary) Sale 730 104.03 75,944
2008-08-27 Kratter Leslie M (SVP & Assistant Secretary) Sale 3,541 100.36 355,367
2008-08-20 Tatlock Anne M (Director) Sale 9,920 99.75 989,520
2008-08-20 Johnson Charles B (Chairman of the Board) Sale 400,000 98.85 39,540,000
2008-07-21 Woodworth Louis E (Director) Option Ex 671 .00 0
2008-06-13 Simpson Murray (Executive Vice President) Sale 1,269 104.30 132,356
2008-06-13 Johnson Charles B (Chairman of the Board) Sale 400,000 104.78 41,912,000
2008-06-10 Simpson Murray (Executive Vice President) Sale 2,100 103.00 216,300
2008-06-04 Simpson Murray (Executive Vice President) Sale 4,744 101.67 482,346
2008-06-04 Simpson Murray (Executive Vice President) Option Ex 4,744 47.57 225,672
2008-04-21 Woodworth Louis E (Director) Option Ex 671 .00 0
2008-03-14 Johnson Charles B (Chairman of the Board) Sale 200,000 91.72 18,344,000
2008-01-22 Woodworth Louis E (Director) Option Ex 671 .00 0
2007-12-07 Johnson Charles B (Chairman of the Board) Sale 259 121.91 31,575
2007-10-22 Woodworth Louis E (Director) Option Ex 671 .00 0
2007-09-27 Johnson Charles B (Chairman of the Board) Option Ex 22,714 31.93 725,258
2007-09-20 Bolt Jennifer J (EVP-Operations and Technology) Option Ex 4,080 31.93 130,274
2007-09-07 Bolt Jennifer J (EVP-Operations and Technology) Option Ex 4,750 31.93 151,667
2007-09-06 Johnson Charles B (Chairman of the Board) Sale 200,000 129.81 25,961,000
2007-08-31 Bolt Jennifer J (EVP-Operations and Technology) Sale 5,000 131.05 655,270
2007-08-31 Bolt Jennifer J (EVP-Operations and Technology) Option Ex 5,000 31.93 159,650
2007-08-28 Yun William Young (EVP-Institutional) Sale 1,000 127.76 127,756
2007-08-15 Frisbie Norman Rickard Jr (SVP & Chief Admin Officer) Sale 700 121.29 84,903
2007-07-20 Woodworth Louis E (Director) Option Ex 671 .00 0
2007-06-15 Frisbie Norman Rickard Jr (SVP & Chief Admin Officer) Sale 1,000 131.33 131,333
2007-06-15 Frisbie Norman Rickard Jr (SVP & Chief Admin Officer) Option Ex 1,000 47.57 47,570
2007-06-05 Advani Vijay Chandur (EVP - Global Advisor Services) Sale 3,756 133.16 500,148
2007-06-01 Yun William Young (EVP-Institutional) Sale 2,300 136.09 313,009
2007-05-31 Lusk John M (EVP-Portfolio Operations) Sale 703 136.10 95,681
2007-05-31 Woodworth Louis E (Director) Sale 5,000 136.24 681,200
2007-05-25 Johnson Gregory E (CEO and President) Sale 50,000 133.88 6,694,861
2007-05-25 Johnson Gregory E (CEO and President) Option Ex 50,000 33.50 1,675,000
2007-05-21 Woodworth Louis E (Director) Sale 5,000 136.09 680,450
2007-05-15 Woodworth Louis E (Director) Sale 11,000 137.24 1,509,596
2007-05-09 Woodworth Louis E (Director) Sale 5,000 136.68 683,400
2007-05-03 Simpson Murray (Executive Vice President) Sale 3,054 134.00 409,236
2007-05-03 Green Barbara J (VP, Dep Gen Counsel & Sec) Sale 2,574 134.40 345,945
2007-05-03 Green Barbara J (VP, Dep Gen Counsel & Sec) Option Ex 2,574 47.57 122,445
2007-05-03 Woodworth Louis E (Director) Sale 15,500 134.27 2,081,247
2007-05-03 Johnson Charles B (Chairman of the Board) Sale 100,000 133.66 13,365,500
2007-05-02 Green Barbara J (VP, Dep Gen Counsel & Sec) Sale 7,796 132.20 1,030,631
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Insider trading activities including stock purchases, stock sales, and option exercises of BEN listed in the above tables cannot be completely guaranteed as to their accuracy. For more insider trading information of Franklin Resources Inc (symbol BEN, CIK number 38777) see the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) website.