Franklin India Bluechip Fund Direct Growth

Equity
Direct
Large-Cap
Franklin India Bluechip Fund Direct Growth

About the Fund

Franklin India Bluechip Fund Direct Growth is an equity fund. This fund was started on 1 January, 2013. The fund is managed by Anand Radhakrishnan, R. Janakiraman. The fund could potentially beat inflation in the long-run.

Key Parameters

  1. Franklin India Bluechip Fund Direct Growth has ₹7647 Cr worth of assets under management (AUM) as on May 2024 and is more than category average.
  2. The fund has an expense ratio 1.

Returns

Franklin India Bluechip Fund Direct Growth has given a CAGR return of 13.76% since inception. Over the last 1, 3 and 5 years the fund has given a CAGR return of 31.47%, 14.68% and 16.42% respectively.

Holdings

Franklin India Bluechip Fund Direct Growth has allocated its funds majorly in Cash Equivalent, Financial Services, Consumer Cyclical, Tech, Health, Industrial, Consumer Defensive, Energy, Basic Materials, Real Estate, Utilities, Communication. Its top holdings are HDFC Bank Ltd, ICICI Bank Ltd, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd, Reliance Industries Ltd, Axis Bank Ltd

Taxation

As it is a large-cap mutual fund the taxation is as follows:
For short term (less than a year) capital gains will be taxed at 15%
For long term (more than 1 year) capital gains will be taxed at 10% without indexation benefit
Dividends will always be taxed at slab rate. Gains upto Rs 1 lakh are exempt in case of long term.

Investment objective of Franklin India Bluechip Fund Direct Growth

The investment objective of the scheme is to generate long-term capital appreciation by actively managing a portfolio of equity and equity related securities. The Scheme will invest in a range of companies, with a bias towards large cap companies.

Minimum Investment and lockin period

Minimum investment for lump sum payment is INR 5000.00 and for SIP is INR 500.00. Franklin India Bluechip Fund Direct Growth has no lock in period.

Fund Performance
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919 people have invested ₹ 1.1Cr in Franklin India Bluechip Fund Direct Growth in the last three months

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3Y returns in the bottom 25% of the category

Fund Overview

Expense ratio0.96%
Benchmark
S&P BSE 100 India TR INR
AUM₹7647 Cr
Inception Date1 January, 2013
Min Lumpsum/SIP₹5000/₹500
Exit Load
1%
Lock InNo Lock-in
TurnOver
48.64%
Risk
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Very High Risk

Fund Distribution
as on (31-May-24)

  • Equity 97.6%

  • Debt & Cash 2.4%

Large cap
82.8%

Mid cap
13%

Small cap
1.8%

Sector Allocation

May'24

Apr'24

Mar'24

Financial Services
33.9%
Consumer Cyclical
21.8%
Tech
11.8%
Health
7.1%
Industrial
6.9%
Consumer Defensive
6.2%
Energy
5.6%
Basic Materials
4.6%
Real Estate
1%
Utilities
0.5%
Communication
0.5%
All changes are between Mar'24 and May'24

Returns for the month of May

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Anand Radhakrishnan
Anand Radhakrishnan
Fund Manager of Franklin India Bluechip Fund Direct Growth, since 1 February 2011
R. Janakiraman
R. Janakiraman
Fund Manager of Franklin India Bluechip Fund Direct Growth, since 18 October 2021

Mutual Fund Insights

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In the last 3 years, Nippon India Large Cap Fund - Direct Plan - Growth Plan has given 25.76% return, outperforming this fund by 11.08% per annum.
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In the last 5 years, Nippon India Large Cap Fund - Direct Plan - Growth Plan has given 20.13% return, outperforming this fund by 3.71% per annum.
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In the last 1 year, Quant Large Cap Fund Direct Growth has given 50.43% return, outperforming this fund by 18.96%.

Franklin India Bluechip Fund Direct Growth Highlights

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Very High Risk

Investors understand that their principal will be at Very High Risk
About the fund

About the fund

This fund has delivered an average annual returns of 13.76% since inception which is less than its category average return of 14%
Fund Allocations

Fund Allocations

This fund has an allocation of 97.59% in Equity, 0% in Debt and 2.41% in Cash related instruments
AUM size ₹7647 Cr

AUM size ₹7647 Cr

This fund has AUM of ₹7647 Cr which is more than its category average of ₹ 6321 Cr
Expense Ratio 0.96%

Expense Ratio 0.96%

This fund has an expense ratio of 0.96% which is less than its category average expense ratio of 1.32%

Frequently Asked Questions

The current NAV of Franklin India Bluechip Fund Direct Growth is ₹1045.4 as on 20-Jun-2024.
Existing (Absolute + CAGR) as on 20-Jun-2024.
Franklin India Bluechip Fund Direct Growth
Absolute Returns
CAGR Returns
1 Month Returns
6.25%
6.25%
6 Month Returns
16.45%
16.45%
1 Year Returns
31.47%
31.47%
3 Years Returns
50.84%
14.68%
5 Years Returns
113.85%
16.42%
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0.96% as on May 2024
₹7647 Cr as on May 2024
HDFC Bank Ltd(8.73%), ICICI Bank Ltd(7.08%), Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd(5.63%), Reliance Industries Ltd(5.49%), Axis Bank Ltd(5.16%) as on May 2024
Financial Services(33.1%), Consumer Cyclical(21.26%), Tech(11.48%) as on May 2024
The alpha ratio for the Franklin India Bluechip Fund Direct Growth for various period is as follows:
Fund Name
Alpha 1 Year
Alpha 3 Years
Alpha 5 Years
Franklin India Bluechip Fund Direct Growth
0.45
-1.24
-0.63
As on May 2024
The alpha for Franklin India Bluechip Fund Direct Growth is calculated against S&P BSE 100 India TR INR. Higher alpha indicates that this fund has generated extra returns compared to the benchmark index. An alpha of 1.0 means the fund has outperformed its benchmark index by 1%.
The Beta ratio for the Franklin India Bluechip Fund Direct Growth for various period is as follows:
Fund Name
Beta 1 Year
Beta 3 Years
Beta 5 Years
Franklin India Bluechip Fund Direct Growth
0.84
0.8
0.96
As on May 2024
The Beta for Franklin India Bluechip Fund Direct Growth is calculated with S&P BSE 100 India TR INR. Beta tells the volatility of the mutual fund relative to its benchmark. If the beta of a mutual fund is more than 1, then the mutual fund is more volatile than its benchmark. If beta is less than 1, then the mutual fund is less volatile than the benchmark.
The sharpe ratio for the Franklin India Bluechip Fund Direct Growth for various period is as follows:
Fund Name
Sharpe Ratio 1 Year
Sharpe Ratio 3 Years
Sharpe Ratio 5 Years
Franklin India Bluechip Fund Direct Growth
1.8
0.61
0.55
As on May 2024
The sharpe ratio for Franklin India Bluechip Fund Direct Growth is calculated with S&P BSE 100 India TR INR. Sharpe ratio tells risk-adjusted-returns of the mutual fund. The higher a fund's Sharpe ratio, the better a fund's returns have been relative to the risk it has taken on.
The standard deviation for the Franklin India Bluechip Fund Direct Growth for various period is as follows:
Fund Name
Standard Deviation 1 Year
Standard Deviation 3 Years
Standard Deviation 5 Years
Franklin India Bluechip Fund Direct Growth
9.33
10.82
18.65
As on May 2024
Standard deviation tells the volatility of the returns of the mutual fund. The higher a fund's Standard deviation, the higher the volatility of the fund's returns.
Sortino ratio is 1 as on May 2024. Sortino ratio tells the downside risk-adjusted-returns of the mutual fund.
Anand Radhakrishnan, R. Janakiraman are the fund managers of Franklin India Bluechip Fund Direct Growth
The Exit load of Franklin India Bluechip Fund Direct Growth is 1%