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Franklin India Focused Equity Fund - Direct Plan


Equity: Flexi Cap

1 Lakh

Investment Grown to
₹ 1.46 Lakh

₹ 10000

Monthly SIP Grown to
₹ 5.11 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 flexi-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 flexi-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 flexi-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 18.68 1.79 2.02 6.17 25.36 46.25 42.17 13.39 17.40 21.01 --
S&P BSE 500 TRI 11.16 1.97 2.49 5.02 17.64 34.68 39.24 12.98 17.13 16.43 --
Equity: Flexi Cap 10.79 1.70 2.05 4.59 16.98 32.31 33.31 12.58 16.89 17.57 --
Rank within category 2 24 29 10 2 2 7 15 18 2 --
Number of funds in category 55 57 57 56 55 53 51 37 35 28 1

As on 03-Mar-2021

Peer Comparison

Fund name Rating Launch Date 1-Year Return 3-Year Return 5-Year Return Expense Ratio Assets (Cr)
Franklin India Focused Equity Fund - Direct Plan  | Invest Online Now
2 star
Jan-13 42.17 13.39 17.40 0.95 7,319
Kotak Flexicap Fund - Direct Plan  | Invest Online
4 star
Jan-13 31.33 13.83 18.40 0.61 32,453
UTI Flexi Cap Fund - Direct Plan  | Invest Online
5 star
Jan-13 39.73 19.08 18.86 1.24 14,606
Axis Focused 25 Fund - Direct Plan
5 star
Jan-13 29.88 16.96 21.04 0.63 13,660
SBI Focused Equity Fund - Direct Plan  | Invest Online
4 star
Jan-13 24.87 14.10 18.41 0.79 12,520

Best & Worst Performance

Best Performance Worst Performance
Return (%) Period Return (%) Period
Week 11.63 29-Jan-2021 - 05-Feb-2021 -18.10 16-Mar-2020 - 23-Mar-2020
Month 19.92 22-May-2020 - 23-Jun-2020 -36.00 20-Feb-2020 - 23-Mar-2020
Quarter 39.47 15-Oct-2020 - 14-Jan-2021 -35.66 23-Dec-2019 - 23-Mar-2020
Year 103.50 28-Jan-2014 - 28-Jan-2015 -32.90 22-Mar-2019 - 23-Mar-2020

Risk Measures (%)

Mean Std Dev Sharpe Sortino Beta Alpha
Fund 14.47 25.41 0.39 0.46 1.04 0.83
S&P BSE 500 TRI 13.30 23.03 0.38 0.45 -- --
Equity: Flexi Cap 12.94 22.38 0.38 0.43 0.94 0.15
Rank within category 13 36 16 15 34 15
Number of funds in category 38 38 38 38 38 38

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

As on 28-Feb-2021

Asset Allocation (%)

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Concentration & Valuation

Number of Stocks 28
Top 10 Stocks (%) 62.09
Top 5 Stocks (%) 41.56
Top 3 Sectors (%) 74.40
Portfolio P/B Ratio 1.76
Portfolio P/E Ratio 17.57

Portfolio Aggregates

Fund Category
Average Mkt Cap (Rs Cr) 83,251 1,22,998
Giant (%) 51.48 54.25
Large (%) 25.70 15.49
Mid (%) 9.70 22.22
Small (%) 13.12 8.37
Tiny (%) -- 0.17

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 State Bank of India Financial 15.59 10.98 8.11 10.41
down ICICI Bank Financial 29.62 10.83 8.22 10.27
down Axis Bank Financial 77.16 9.51 3.53 9.51
down Bharti Airtel Communication -- 8.43 4.43 6.81
equal BPCL Energy 25.19 5.55 2.27 4.56
equal Larsen & Toubro Construction 18.30 4.56 0.00 4.56
down HDFC Bank Financial 28.50 9.91 4.18 4.18
equal Federal Bank Financial 11.94 3.95 0.00 3.95
equal Indian Oil Corp. Energy 20.00 6.28 3.78 3.95
up NTPC Energy 14.53 4.41 2.90 3.89
down Lupin Healthcare 42.00 4.63 0.00 3.81
equal GAIL Energy 7.91 3.42 0.00 3.42
equal ACC Construction 23.59 6.31 0.00 3.29
equal Interglobe Aviation Services -- 4.89 0.00 3.17
equal Sobha Construction 46.10 3.02 0.91 3.02
down Ultratech Cement Construction 27.35 5.48 0.54 2.72
equal Kei Industries Engineering 18.27 2.79 1.65 2.54
equal JK Lakshmi Cement Construction 14.09 2.07 1.29 1.96
down Orient Cement Construction 12.91 1.98 0.88 1.86
equal Apollo Hospitals Healthcare 217.82 1.67 0.00 1.57
down Somany Ceramics Construction 108.98 1.65 0.48 1.57
equal ITD Cementation India Construction -- 1.60 0.72 1.29
equal United Spirits FMCG 176.77 0.79 0.00 0.79
equal Cadila Healthcare Healthcare 24.70 0.89 0.00 0.74
equal Hindustan Aeronautics Services 13.09 0.38 0.00 0.38

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-Jan-2021

Fund Manager

— Anand Radhakrishnan since 02-May-2016

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:

— Roshi Jain since 01-Jan-2013

Education: Ms. Jain is a CFA, ACA and PGDM.

Experience: Prior to joining Franklin Templeton Investments she has worked with Goldman Sachs, London, Goldman Sachs, Singapore, Wipro Ltd. and S. R. Batliboi & Co.

Interviews:

Funds Managed:


1.79%

Change from previous, NAV as on 03-Mar-2021

Growth: ₹ 60.2726

Dividend: ₹ 31.2927


Investment Strategy

The scheme seeks to achieve capital appreciation through investing predominantly in Indian companies/sectors with high growth rates or potential.

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
Lock-in Period Not Applicable
Exit Load 1% for redemption within 365 days

Basic Details

Fund House: Franklin Templeton Mutual Fund
Launch Date: 01-Jan-2013
Return Since Launch: 18.93%
Benchmark: NIFTY 500 TRI
Riskometer: Very High
Type: Open-ended
Assets: ₹ 7,319 Cr (As on 31-Jan-2021)
Expense: 0.95% (As on 31-Jan-2021)
Risk Grade: Above Average
Return Grade: Average
Turnover: 42.48%

Most Recent Dividends

Plan Record Date Dividend (₹ / Unit)  
Dividend28-Aug-20201.5000

 23-Aug-20191.7500
 17-Aug-20182.2500
 24-Aug-20172.0000
 29-Aug-20162.0000
 28-Aug-20152.0000
 22-Aug-20141.0000
 23-Aug-20130.6000

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: [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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