Morningstar® Investment Profile™   Morningstar®
for Print
Franklin DynaTech VIP Fund - Class 2
Release date as of 2022-05-31. Data on page is subject to change.
Snapshot Ratings & Risk Portfolio Nuts & Bolts
  Morningstar Report
Overall Morningstar
What is this?
As of ---
Out of 1142
Large Growth Funds
Style Box™
What is this?
As of 2022-05-31
Total Fund Assets ($ Mil)
View Historical Morningstar Star Ratings and Definitions
  Investment Objective & Strategy  
The investment seeks capital appreciation.
The fund invests primarily in equity securities of companies that the investment manager believes are leaders in innovation, take advantage of new technologies, have superior management, and benefit from new industry conditions in the dynamically changing global economy. It invests predominantly in common stock. In pursuing these objectives, the investment manager may invest in companies in any economic sector or of any market capitalization both inside and outside of the United States, including emerging markets.
  Morningstar Category: Large Growth
Large-growth portfolios invest primarily in big U.S. companies that are projected to grow faster than other large-cap stocks. Stocks in the top 70% of the capitalization of the U.S. equity market are defined as large cap. Growth is defined based on fast growth (high growth rates for earnings, sales, book value, and cash flow) and high valuations (high price ratios and low dividend yields). Most of these portfolios focus on companies in rapidly expanding industries. 
  Investment Risks
There are no additional fund specific investment risks (e.g. liquidity risk, currency risk, foreign investment risk, etc.) associated with this fund beyond the normal risks generally associated with investing in a mutual fund.
  Portfolio Profile
Asset Allocation
% of Net Assets
Bullet U.S. Stocks U.S. Stocks 87.0
Bullet Non-U.S. Stocks Non-U.S. Stocks 8.4
Bullet Bonds Bonds 0.0
Bullet Cash Cash 4.6
Bullet Other Other 0.0
Asset Allocation Rescaled Graph
Data through 2022-05-31
Morningstar Equity Sectors
% of Stocks
Cyclical 21.82
Basic Materials 1.62
Consumer Cyclical 11.86
Financial Services 7.16
Real Estate 1.18
Sensitive 56.29
Communication Services 4.86
Energy 0.99
Industrials 2.85
Technology 47.59
Defensive 21.88
Consumer Defensive 0.00
Healthcare 20.46
Utilities 1.42
Data through 2022-05-31
Holding Status
Total Number of Stock Holdings 103
Total Number of Bond Holdings 0
% of Net Assets in Top 10 Holdings 38.22
Turnover % (as of 2021-12-31) 74.97
30 Day SEC Yield % ---
Top Holdings
Sector P/E % of Net
Assets Inc 57.99 6.21
Microsoft Corp 28.38 5.61
Franklin IFT Money Market --- --- 4.62
NVIDIA Corp 50.06 3.79
Alphabet Inc Class A 20.58 3.52
Tesla Inc 102.88 3.13
Mastercard Inc Class A 37.24 3.09
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc 29.58 2.88
Danaher Corp 30.96 2.72
ServiceNow Inc 428.87 2.65
Data through 2022-05-31
  Principal Risks   
Foreign Securities, Loss of Money, Not FDIC Insured, Growth Investing, Active Management, Market/Market Volatility, Other, Small Cap, Mid-Cap, Technology Sector
Show Risk Definitions
  Other Information
Inception Date: 2005-03-01
Portfolio Manager(s)
Matthew J. Moberg   (2005-03-01)
Moberg is a Vice President, Portfolio Manager and Research Analyst of Franklin Advisers, Inc. He provides research and advice on the purchases and sales of individual securities, and portfolio risk assessment. He joined Franklin Templeton Investments in 1998. Moberg holds the Certified Public Accountant designation. Mr. Moberg earned his B.A. in history from Washington and Lee University and an M.B.A. with distinction from the University of Michigan.
Investment Advisor(s)
Franklin Advisers, Inc.
Franklin Templeton Investments
Show Data Definitions

© Copyright 2022 Morningstar, Inc.
All rights reserved. Morningstar, the Morningstar logo,, Morningstar Tools are either trademark or service marks of Morningstar, Inc. The information contained herein: (1) is proprietary to Morningstar and/or its content providers; (2) may not be copied or distributed; and (3) is not warranted to be accurate, complete or timely. Neither Morningstar nor its content providers are responsible for any damages or any losses arising from any use of information. Past performance is no guarantee of future performance.
Past performance is no guarantee of future results.
Returns will vary and shares may be worth more or less than their original cost when sold.