FKRCX Rating, Research - Franklin Gold And Precious Metals A

Franklin Gold And Precious Metals A (fkrcx)

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Asset Allocation (% of Port)

US Stocks
Non-US Stocks

Geographic Allocation (% of Port)

North America
South America
Australia + Pacific Islands
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SWOT Statistics

Strengths + Opportunities = 33

Threats + Weaknesses = 16

When strengths & opportunities substantially exceed threats & weaknesses an investment in the fkrcx mutual fund has great long term potential.

Fund Management Team

Fund Description Update

Franklin Gold And Precious Metals A (FKRCX) Description: FKRCX is a mutual fund, which is an investment that owns a basket of assets. The FKRCX mutual fund was provided by Franklin and this investment vehicle derives the majority of its value from equity holdings (stocks). Franklins mutual fund has a long management tenure and is in the large fund size classification. FKRCXs minimum initial investment amount is $1000 while the IRA minimum is $250. FKRCXs expense ratio is roughly 1%. The latest FKRCXs front end load was 6% and the back end load was 0%. The Franklin Gold And Precious Metals A (FKRCX) mutual fund falls under the equity precious metals category. FKRCX focuses its investments in USA and FKRCX is focused on the materials industry or fund sector. The Franklin Gold And Precious Metals A (FKRCX) mutual fund is not a leveraged fund and it does not have inverse fund properties. An investor can find FKRCXs top holdings, fundamental analysis, ratings, and fund risk (volatility) on the left side of the screen. The right side of FKRCXs research report features technical analysis and long term investment potential.

Portfolio Strategy Update

This investment vehicle seeks capital appreciation; current income is a secondary consideration. The fund normally invests at least 80% of net assets in securities of gold and precious metals operation companies. It may buy securities of gold and precious metals operation companies located anywhere in the world and in general invests predominantly in companies located outside the U.S. The fund may invest in companies without regards to market capitalization, including small- and mid-capitalization companies. It also invests in American, Global and European Depositary Receipts. The funds non-diversified.

Management Analysis Update

The fkrcx fund does not have a history of big fund withdrawals. This helps reduce large tax payments to current investors.

Performance Analysis Update