iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd Company Profile (NYSE:LQD)

About iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd (NYSE:LQD)

iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd logoiShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF (the Fund), formerly iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond Fund, is an exchange-traded fund (ETF). The Fund seeks to track the investment results of the Markit iBoxx USD Liquid Investment Grade Index (the Index), which is a rules-based index consisting of liquid, the United States dollar-denominated, investment-grade corporate bonds for sale in the United States. The Index may include large-, mid- or small-capitalization companies, and components primarily include consumer services, financial, and oil and gas companies. The components of the Index, and the degree to which these components represent certain industries, may change over time. The Index is a subset of the Markit iBoxx USD Corporate Bond Index. The Fund generally invests at least 90% of its assets in securities of the Index and at least 95% of its assets in investment-grade corporate bonds. The Fund's investment adviser is BlackRock Fund Advisors.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Financials
  • Industry: Exchange Traded Funds
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:LQD
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.ishares.com
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $120.90
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $119.67
  • 52 Week Range: $115.55 - $123.51
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 141.25%
  • Return on Equity: 4.70%
  • Return on Assets: 4.37%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 5.55 million shs.
 

Frequently Asked Questions for iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd (NYSE:LQD)

What is iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd's stock symbol?

iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "LQD."

How often does iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd?

iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd declared a monthly dividend on Friday, September 1st. Investors of record on Wednesday, September 6th will be given a dividend of $0.3202 per share on Friday, September 8th. This represents a $3.84 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.18%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, September 1st. This is an increase from iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd's previous monthly dividend of $0.32. View iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd's Dividend History.

Are investors shorting iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd?

iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd saw a drop in short interest during the month of August. As of August 15th, there was short interest totalling 7,149,264 shares, a drop of 28.5% from the July 31st total of 9,993,110 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 7,339,608 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.0 days.

Who are some of iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd's key competitors?

Who are iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd's key executives?

iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Joseph Kippels, Portfolio Manager of the Manager
  • Chris Mosellen, Portfolio Manager of the Manager
  • Lee Sterne, Senior Portfolio Manager of the Manager
  • John Sulski, Portfolio Manager of the Manager

Who owns iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd stock?

iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Edelman Financial Services LLC (0.00%), National Mutual Insurance Federation of Agricultural Cooperatives (0.00%), Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (0.00%), Teachers Insurance & Annuity Association of America (0.00%), Dai Ichi Life Insurance Company Ltd (0.00%) and Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.00%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd.

Who sold iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd stock? Who is selling iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd stock?

iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including IndexIQ Advisors LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Bluefin Trading LLC, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, National Mutual Insurance Federation of Agricultural Cooperatives, Cibc World Markets Corp, PhaseCapital LP and Prudential PLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd.

Who bought iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd stock? Who is buying iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd stock?

iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Teachers Insurance & Annuity Association of America, Dai Ichi Life Insurance Company Ltd, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group Inc., Thrivent Financial For Lutherans, Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp and Harbour Capital Advisors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd.

How do I buy iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd stock?

Shares of iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd's stock price today?

One share of iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd stock can currently be purchased for approximately $120.98.


MarketBeat Community Rating for iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd (NYSE LQD)
Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  18 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  19 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  37
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd (NYSE:LQD) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd (NYSE:LQD)
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Earnings

Earnings History for iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd (NYSE:LQD)
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Estimates

Earnings Estimates for iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd (NYSE:LQD)

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Dividends

Current Dividend Information for iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd (NYSE:LQD)
Most Recent Dividend:9/8/2017
Annual Dividend:$3.84
Dividend Yield:3.17%
Dividend Growth:-3.80% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:
Dividend Payments by Quarter for iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd (NYSE:LQD)

Dividend History by Quarter for iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd (NYSE LQD)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
9/1/2017monthly$0.323.18%9/1/20179/6/20179/8/2017
8/1/2017monthly$0.323.15%8/1/20178/3/20178/7/2017
7/3/2017monthly$0.323.2%7/3/20177/6/20177/10/2017
6/1/2017monthly$0.323.16%6/1/20176/5/20176/7/2017
5/1/2017monthly$0.323.26%5/1/20175/3/20175/5/2017
4/3/2017monthly$0.323.24%4/3/20174/5/20174/7/2017
3/1/2017monthly$0.323.27%3/1/20173/3/20173/7/2017
2/1/2017monthly$0.323.24%2/1/20172/3/20172/7/2017
12/22/2016monthly$0.323.28%12/22/201612/27/201612/29/2016
7/1/2015monthly$0.333.45%7/1/20157/6/20157/8/2015
6/1/2015monthly$0.333.36%6/1/20156/3/20156/5/2015
5/1/2015monthly$0.333.33%5/1/20155/5/20155/7/2015
4/1/2015monthly$0.333.24%4/1/20154/6/20154/8/2015
3/2/2015monthly$0.333.26%3/2/20153/4/20153/6/2015
2/2/2015monthly$0.343.25%2/2/20152/4/20152/6/2015
12/24/2014monthly$0.323.25%12/24/201412/29/201412/31/2014
12/1/2014monthly$0.343.37%12/1/201412/3/201412/5/2014
11/3/2014monthly$0.343.38%11/3/201411/5/201411/7/2014
10/1/2014monthly$0.333.39%10/1/201410/3/201410/7/2014
9/2/2014monthly$0.343.39%9/2/20149/4/20149/8/2014
8/1/2014monthly$0.343.42%8/1/20148/5/20148/7/2014
7/1/2014monthly$0.333.34%7/1/20147/3/20147/8/2014
6/2/2014monthly$0.343.42%6/2/20146/4/20146/6/2014
5/1/2014monthly$0.343.49%5/1/20145/5/20145/7/2014
4/1/2014monthly$0.343.5%4/1/20144/3/20144/7/2014
3/3/2014monthly$0.353.54%3/3/20143/5/20143/7/2014
2/3/2014monthly$0.353.58%2/3/20142/5/20142/7/2014
12/26/2013monthly$0.353.65%12/26/201312/30/20131/2/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd (NYSE:LQD)
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Headlines

Headline Trends for iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd (NYSE:LQD)
Latest Headlines for iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd (NYSE:LQD)
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americanbankingnews.com logoStock Traders Purchase Large Volume of Put Options on iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd (LQD)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 23 at 1:02 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoiShares Debuts New ETFs With Corporate Debt Exposure
finance.yahoo.com - September 16 at 6:08 AM
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www.americanbankingnews.com - September 9 at 2:20 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe Best Dividend Investing Strategy for Today's Market?
finance.yahoo.com - September 8 at 2:24 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoiShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd (LQD) Raises Dividend to $0.32 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 1 at 5:50 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoiShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd (LQD) Sees Large Decrease in Short Interest
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 31 at 1:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoiShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd Sees Unusually High Options Volume (LQD)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 26 at 3:14 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoTraders Buy Large Volume of Call Options on iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd (LQD)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 26 at 1:48 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVanguard Reveals Plans for New, Low-Cost Bond ETF
finance.yahoo.com - August 22 at 3:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMillennials Like These ETFs
finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 6:14 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoiShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd Target of Unusually High Options Trading (NYSE:LQD)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 10 at 8:07 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoiShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (NYSE:LQD)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 10 at 8:07 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoiShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd Declares Monthly Dividend of $0.32 (NYSE:LQD)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 1 at 6:58 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoiShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd (NYSE:LQD) Sees Significant Increase in Short Interest
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 30 at 7:03 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoTraders Buy Large Volume of iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd Call Options (NYSE:LQD)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 20 at 7:42 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoInvestors Purchase High Volume of iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd Put Options (NYSE:LQD)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 20 at 7:38 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSure, Corporate Bonds Are Pricey. But Nobody’s Selling
finance.yahoo.com - July 19 at 3:04 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSure, Corporate Bonds Are Pricey. But Nobody's Selling
finance.yahoo.com - July 18 at 5:01 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoiShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd (NYSE:LQD) to Issue Monthly Dividend of $0.32
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 3 at 6:18 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTop 3 Investment-Grade Corporate Bond ETFs
finance.yahoo.com - June 22 at 8:57 AM
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finance.yahoo.com logoWhy Bond ETFs Surged Despite Fed Rate Hike
finance.yahoo.com - June 16 at 7:27 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoiShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd (LQD) Sees Significant Decrease in Short Interest
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 15 at 7:16 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoiShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (LQD)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 14 at 7:26 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoInvestors Purchase High Volume of Put Options on iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd (LQD)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 14 at 7:25 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoGoldman Sachs Adds a Corporate Bond ETF
finance.yahoo.com - June 8 at 7:19 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - June 1 at 7:11 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo2017 ETF Inflows Surpass $200B In May
finance.yahoo.com - June 1 at 7:11 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoiShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd (LQD) Declares $0.32 Monthly Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 1 at 6:26 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - May 30 at 6:03 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoiShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd (LQD) Sees Significant Growth in Short Interest
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 30 at 7:06 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 11:58 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoThese bond funds thrive even when interest rates go up
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 11:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoiShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd (LQD) Declares Monthly Dividend of $0.32
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 9:06 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - April 27 at 6:55 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - April 21 at 6:12 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - April 17 at 5:40 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoiShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd (LQD) Sees Large Decline in Short Interest
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 7:14 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - April 10 at 5:58 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 6:52 PM
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