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    Franklin Balanced A (FBLAX)

    11.75 Up 0.03(0.26%) Mar 27

    Performance Overview as of Feb 27, 2015Get Performance Overview for:
    Performance Overview 
    Morningstar Return Rating:3.00
    Year-to-Date Return:2.48%
    5-Year Average Return:10.81%
    Number of Years Up:7
    Number of Years Down:1
    Best 1 Yr Total Return (2009-12-31):37.58%
    Worst 1 Yr Total Return (2008-12-31):-32.82%
    Best 3-Yr Total Return (N/A):17.81%
    Worst 3-Yr Total Return (N/A):-1.26%
    Load Adjusted Returns 
    1-Year:2.46%
    3-Year:7.50%
    5-Year:9.50%
    10-Year:N/A
    Trailing Returns (%) vs. Benchmarks 
    ReturnFBLAXCategoryDiffIndex*Diff
    Year To Date2.48N/AN/AN/AN/A
    1-Month3.36N/AN/AN/AN/A
    3-Month2.16N/AN/AN/AN/A
    1-Year8.71N/AN/AN/AN/A
    3-Year9.64N/AN/AN/AN/A
    5-Year10.81N/AN/AN/AN/A
    Last Bull Market (Sep 29, 2011 to Apr 29, 2012)16.73N/AN/AN/AN/A
    Last Bear Market (Apr 29, 2011 to Sep 29, 2011)-10.80N/AN/AN/AN/A
    Annual Total Return (%) History () 
    YearFBLAXCategoryDiff
    2014
     
    7.47N/AN/A
    2013
     
    13.10N/AN/A
    2012
     
    12.57N/AN/A
    2011
     
    3.23N/AN/A
    2010
     
    15.13N/AN/A
    2009
     
    37.58N/AN/A
    2008
     
    -32.82N/AN/A
    2007
     
    4.15N/AN/A
    2006N/AN/AN/A
    Past Quarterly Returns (%) for FBLAX 
    Q1Q2Q3Q4
    20142.474.85-1.251.30
    20135.02-1.383.535.48
    20126.81-1.044.891.54
    20113.041.09-9.329.29
    20103.71-6.1410.566.98
    2009-3.5018.8614.374.89
    2008-4.73-0.73-15.77-15.67
    20072.104.001.83-3.67
    20064.74N/AN/AN/A
    Rank in Category (by total return) 
    PeriodRankFunds in Category% Rank
    Year To Date54N/A
    1-Month52N/A
    3-Month25N/A
    6-Month70N/A
    1-Year29N/A
    3-Year61N/A
    5-Year27N/A