NASDAQ:PFF - iShares US Preferred Stock ETF Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$35.48 +0.05 (+0.14 %)
(As of 01/23/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$35.43
Today's Range$35.36 - $35.52
52-Week Range$33.26 - $38.08
Volume2.20 million shs
Average Volume4.36 million shs
Market Capitalization$13.70 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield6.09%
BetaN/A
iShares U.S. Preferred Stock ETF (the Fund) is an exchange-traded fund. The Fund seeks investment results, which correspond to the price and yield performance, before fees and expenses, of the S&P U.S. Preferred Stock Index (the Underlying Index). The Underlying Index measures the performance of a select group of preferred stocks listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), NYSE Arca, Inc. (NYSE Arca), NYSE Amex, NASDAQ Global Select Market, NASDAQ Select Market or NASDAQ Capital Market. The Underlying Index includes preferred stocks with a market capitalization over $100 million, which meet minimum price, liquidity, trading volume, maturity and other requirements determined by Standard & Poor's Financial Services LLC, a subsidiary of The McGraw Hill Companies (S&P). BlackRock Fund Advisors acts as an investment adviser of the Fund.

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Basic Details

Issuer BlackRock
Fund NameiShares US Preferred Stock ETF
Tax ClassificationRegulated Investment Company
SymbolNASDAQ:PFF
Inception Date3/26/2007
Fund ManagerDiane Hsiung, Jennifer Hsui, Greg Savage, Alan Mason
Phone+1-800-4742737

Fund Focus

Asset ClassEquity
BenchmarkS&P Preferred Stock TR USD
CategoryStrategy
FocusPreferred Stock
Development LevelDeveloped Markets
RegionNorth America

Fund Statistics

Assets Under Management$15.49 billion
Average Daily Volume$5.51 million
Discount/Premium0.45%

ETF Expenses

Management Fee0.47%
Other Expenses0.00%
Total Expenses0.47%
Fee Waiver0.00%
Net Expenses0.47%

Administrator, Advisor and Custodian

AdministratorState Street Bank and Trust Company
AdvisorBlackRock Fund Advisors
CustodianState Street Bank and Trust Company
DistributorBlackRock Investments, LLC
Transfer AgentState Street Bank and Trust Company
Trustee
Lead Market MakerIMC Chicago

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iShares US Preferred Stock ETF (NASDAQ:PFF) Frequently Asked Questions

What is iShares US Preferred Stock ETF's stock symbol?

iShares US Preferred Stock ETF trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PFF."

How often does iShares US Preferred Stock ETF pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for iShares US Preferred Stock ETF?

iShares US Preferred Stock ETF announced a monthly dividend on Tuesday, December 18th. Investors of record on Wednesday, December 19th will be given a dividend of $0.2576 per share on Monday, December 24th. This represents a $3.09 annualized dividend and a yield of 8.71%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, December 18th. This is a positive change from iShares US Preferred Stock ETF's previous monthly dividend of $0.16. View iShares US Preferred Stock ETF's Dividend History.

Has iShares US Preferred Stock ETF been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about PFF stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. iShares US Preferred Stock ETF earned a news impact score of 1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the company a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future.

Who are iShares US Preferred Stock ETF's major shareholders?

iShares US Preferred Stock ETF's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Bank of Montreal Can (0.18%), PFS Investments Inc. (0.09%), Patriot Wealth Management Inc. (0.09%), Northside Capital Management LLC (0.06%), Dakota Wealth Management (0.06%) and Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC (0.06%).

Which major investors are selling iShares US Preferred Stock ETF stock?

PFF stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Edge Wealth Management LLC, Northside Capital Management LLC, Cliftonlarsonallen Wealth Advisors LLC, Mycio Wealth Partners LLC, IFP Advisors Inc, Blue Fin Capital Inc., Comprehensive Portfolio Management LLC and Wendell David Associates Inc..

Which major investors are buying iShares US Preferred Stock ETF stock?

PFF stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Sageworth Trust Co, PFS Investments Inc., Simplex Trading LLC, Chicago Partners Investment Group LLC, Rockland Trust Co., Clearwater Capital Advisors LLC, Stonehearth Capital Management LLC and PFG Advisors.

How do I buy shares of iShares US Preferred Stock ETF?

Shares of PFF can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is iShares US Preferred Stock ETF's stock price today?

One share of PFF stock can currently be purchased for approximately $35.48.

How big of a company is iShares US Preferred Stock ETF?

iShares US Preferred Stock ETF has a market capitalization of $13.70 billion.

What is iShares US Preferred Stock ETF's official website?

The official website for iShares US Preferred Stock ETF is http://www.ishares.com.

How can I contact iShares US Preferred Stock ETF?

iShares US Preferred Stock ETF's mailing address is 525 Washington Boulevard Suite 1405, Jersey City, NJ 07310, United States. The company can be reached via phone at +1-800-4742737.


MarketBeat Community Rating for iShares US Preferred Stock ETF (NASDAQ PFF)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  116 (Thanks for Voting!)
Underperform Votes:  135 (Thanks for Voting!)
Total Votes:  251
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This page was last updated on 1/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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