Why Dividend-Paying Stocks Remain Attractive
More, and more diverse, companies paying dividends, high cash levels on corporate balance sheets and a continued search for income among investors all bode well for dividend-paying stocks.
Two Franklin Units Settle With SEC
Dec. 13, 2004 -- Two units of Franklin Resources (BEN) agreed to pay $20 million to settle charges that they paid brokers to promote Franklin's...
To answer questions about allegations of unethical practices involving Franklin Templeton, the company directs inquirers to a statement on the company's Web site (www.franklintempleton.com/retail/jsp_cm/home/MF_trading_practices.jsp). The...
About the Manager
Sheila Amoroso is a senior vice president of Franklin Advisers, Inc. and co-director of Franklin's Municipal Bond Department. Amoroso also serves as a co-director of...
Fund Manager: Conrad Herrmann
Fund Currently Managed Franklin Strategic Srs:Flex Cap Growth Fund/A (FKCGX), lead manager since July, 1993. Investment Style Overview Invests primarily in companies with headquarters or the bulk of...