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Franklin India Equity Fund


Equity: Multi Cap

1 Lakh

Investment Grown to
₹ 1.18 Lakh

₹ 10000

Monthly SIP Grown to
₹ 4.65 Lakh

Suitability:

When you invest for five years or more, you can expect gains that comfortably beat the inflation rate as well as returns from fixed income options. But be prepared for ups and downs in your investment value along the way.

This is a multi-cap fund where the fund management team has complete freedom to invest in companies of different sizes, depending on where it expects maximum gains. This versatility makes multi-cap funds most suitable for equity fund investors, as the job of stock selection is left completely to the fund manager, which is the very idea of investing in a mutual fund.

Like for all equity funds, you must invest only through the SIP route. Click here to read a primer on SIP investing.

Warning: Do not invest in this, or any other multi-cap fund, if you need to redeem your investment in less than five years.

Taxability of earnings:

Capital gains

  • If the mutual fund units are sold after 1 year from the date of investment, gains upto Rs 1 lakh in a financial year are exempt from tax. Gains over Rs 1 lakh are taxed at the rate of 10%.
  • If the mutual fund units are sold within 1 year from the date of investment, entire amount of gain is taxed at the rate of 15%.
  • No tax is to be paid as long as you continue to hold the units.

Dividends

  • Dividends are added to the income of the investors and taxed according to their respective tax slabs. Further, if an investor's dividend income exceeds Rs. 5,000 in a financial year, the fund house also deducts a TDS of 10% before distributing the dividend.

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Trailing Returns (%)

YTD 1-Day 1-W 1-M 3-M 6-M 1-Y 3-Y 5-Y 7-Y 10-Y
Fund 5.95 -0.30 -0.04 7.87 26.03 35.96 18.93 5.69 12.02 15.55 12.70
S&P BSE 500 TRI 2.03 -0.95 -0.23 3.78 20.34 30.05 18.08 7.71 15.06 14.93 11.19
Equity: Multi Cap 1.97 -0.77 -0.35 3.61 19.22 27.40 14.34 6.26 13.27 15.15 11.52
Rank within category 1 3 22 1 3 3 11 22 30 13 10
Number of funds in category 64 65 65 64 63 61 59 43 39 33 30

As on 25-Jan-2021

Peer Comparison

Fund name Rating Launch Date 1-Year Return 3-Year Return 5-Year Return Expense Ratio Assets (Cr)
Franklin India Equity Fund  | Invest Online Now
2 star
Sep-94 18.93 5.69 12.02 1.81 9,033
Kotak Standard Multicap Fund Regular Plan  | Invest Online
4 star
Sep-09 10.85 7.70 14.92 1.59 33,462
UTI Equity Fund - Regular Plan  | Invest Online
4 star
May-92 27.75 14.37 16.75 2.05 14,861
Axis Focused 25 Fund
5 star
Jun-12 18.54 11.38 17.89 1.83 14,358
SBI Focused Equity Fund  | Invest Online
4 star
Oct-04 11.19 8.51 15.36 2.01 12,761

Best & Worst Performance

Best (Period) Worst (Period)
Week 18.37 (13-May-2009 - 20-May-2009) -17.86 (16-Mar-2020 - 23-Mar-2020)
Month 36.25 (03-Dec-1999 - 04-Jan-2000) -36.14 (20-Feb-2020 - 23-Mar-2020)
Quarter 74.29 (09-Mar-2009 - 10-Jun-2009) -39.73 (22-Feb-2000 - 23-May-2000)
Year 233.99 (04-Jan-1999 - 04-Jan-2000) -49.95 (14-Jan-2008 - 13-Jan-2009)

Risk Measures (%)

Mean Std Dev Sharpe Sortino Beta Alpha
Fund 7.31 23.04 0.11 0.13 0.99 -3.23
S&P BSE 500 TRI 10.60 22.83 0.26 0.30 -- --
Equity: Multi Cap 8.58 22.29 0.18 0.20 0.95 -1.70
Rank within category 26 31 27 27 32 30
Number of funds in category 45 45 45 45 45 45

The Risk Measures have been calculated using calendar month returns for the last three years.

As on 31-Dec-2020

Asset Allocation (%)

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Concentration & Valuation

Number of Stocks 49
Top 10 Stocks (%) 54.71
Top 5 Stocks (%) 36.36
Top 3 Sectors (%) 51.22
Portfolio P/B Ratio 2.46
Portfolio P/E Ratio 22.76

Portfolio Aggregates

Fund Category
Average Mkt Cap (Rs Cr) 1,03,234 1,14,363
Giant (%) 51.52 51.19
Large (%) 22.08 15.31
Mid (%) 18.09 24.27
Small (%) 8.31 9.66
Tiny (%) -- 0.12

Value Research Fund Style

Sector Allocation vis-à-vis Category

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Top Holdings

Company Sector P/E 3Y High 3Y Low % Assets
down HDFC Bank Financial 25.82 9.62 7.85 8.75
equal Infosys Technology 30.06 8.03 4.77 7.51
down ICICI Bank Financial 26.49 7.40 3.67 7.40
down Bharti Airtel Communication -- 7.02 4.06 6.66
down Axis Bank Financial 54.76 6.12 2.90 6.04
down Larsen & Toubro Construction 16.36 4.42 3.02 4.42
equal State Bank of India Financial 10.74 4.26 1.26 4.26
down Mahindra & Mahindra Automobile -- 4.83 2.51 3.75
equal Tata Motors Automobile -- 3.37 1.54 3.36
equal Voltas Cons Durable 76.00 2.56 1.92 2.56
equal United Breweries FMCG 895.61 2.52 1.56 2.52
equal HCL Technologies Technology 19.72 3.66 2.00 2.30
down NTPC Energy 14.28 2.39 1.48 2.28
equal Tech Mahindra Technology 24.27 2.45 1.74 2.15
equal Marico FMCG 48.23 2.79 1.51 2.14
equal United Spirits FMCG 258.40 2.30 0.00 2.11
equal Aditya Birla Fashion and Retail Services -- 2.61 1.18 2.11
equal HPCL Energy 5.19 2.31 1.20 2.05
equal ICICI Prudential Life Insurance Co. Ltd. Financial 67.13 2.09 0.00 2.04
equal Sun Pharmaceutical Inds. Healthcare 93.59 1.97 1.09 1.97
down Grasim Industries Construction 20.77 2.76 0.00 1.64
equal GAIL Energy 6.86 1.64 0.00 1.64
equal Jyothy Labs FMCG 30.48 1.64 0.00 1.49
equal Ultratech Cement Construction 23.01 2.25 0.00 1.35
equal Lupin Healthcare -- 2.26 0.88 1.19

up down equal Indicates an increase or decrease or no change in holding since last portfolio
new Indicates a new holding since last portfolio

As on 31-Dec-2020

Fund Manager

— Anand Radhakrishnan since 01-Apr-2007

Education: Mr. Radhakrishnan is a B.Tech, CFA and PGDM from IIM Ahmedabad.

Experience: Prior to joining Franklin Templeton Investments, he has worked with Sundaram Asset Management Ltd., SBI Funds Management and Asian Convertible and Income Fund.

Funds Managed:

— R Janakiraman since 01-Feb-2011

Education: Mr. Janakiraman is a B.E and PGDM (Business Management).

Experience: Prior to joining Franklin Templeton Investments, he has worked with Indian Syntans Inv. Pvt. Ltd., Citicorp Information Tech Ltd. and UTI Securities Exchange Ltd.

Funds Managed:


-0.30%

Change from previous, NAV as on 25-Jan-2021

Growth: ₹ 725.9139

Dividend: ₹ 40.9643


Investment Strategy

The scheme aims to provide growth of capital and regular dividend from a portfolio of equity, debt and money market instruments and focusing on wealth creating companies across all sectors and market cap ranges.

Investment Details

Minimum Investment (₹) 5,000
Minimum Addl Investment (₹) 1,000
Minimum SIP Investment (₹) 500
Minimum No of Cheques 12
Minimum Withdrawal (₹) 1,000
Minimum Balance (₹) 1,000
Exit Load 1% for redemption within 365 days

Basic Details

Fund House: Franklin Templeton Mutual Fund
Launch Date: 29-Sep-1994
Return Since Launch: 17.66%
Benchmark: NIFTY 500 TRI
Riskometer: Very High
Type: Open-ended
Assets: ₹ 9,033 Cr (As on 31-Dec-2020)
Expense: 1.81% (As on 31-Dec-2020)
Risk Grade: Average
Return Grade: Below Average
Turnover: 25.06%

Most Recent Dividends

Plan Record Date Dividend (₹ / Unit)  
Dividend14-Feb-20202.4349

 22-Feb-20192.4349
 23-Feb-20183.5000
 10-Mar-20172.5000
 26-Feb-20162.5000
 13-Feb-20152.5000
 21-Feb-20142.0000
 15-Feb-20133.0000
 02-Mar-20122.5000
 18-Feb-20113.0000
 19-Feb-20106.0000
 25-Feb-20092.5000
 13-Feb-20086.0000
 07-Mar-20073.0000
 15-Nov-20066.0000
 09-Nov-20055.5000
 27-Oct-20044.0000
 23-Mar-20042.5000
 19-Aug-20032.0000
 18-Mar-20022.0000
 19-Jan-20012.5000
 13-Oct-20003.0000
 10-Sep-19992.0000

Contact Information

AMC: Franklin Templeton Asset Management India Private Ltd

Address: Indiabulls Finance Center, Tower 2, 12th and 13th Floor, Senapati Bapat Marg, Elphinstone Road (West) Mumbai - 400013

Phone: 1800-425-4255 / 60004255

Email: se[email protected]

Website: http://www.franklintempletonindia.com

Registrar & Transfer Agent: Franklin Templeton Asset Management (India) Pvt. Ltd.

Address: Unit 301, III Floor, Campus 4B, RMZ Millenia Business Park, 143 Dr. MGR Road, Kandanchavadi Chennai - 600096

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