NYSEARCA:LQD - iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$115.70 +0.09 (+0.08 %)
(As of 07/15/2018 03:05 PM ET)
Previous Close$115.70
Today's Range$115.63 - $115.81
52-Week Range$113.72 - $121.85
Volume4.27 million shs
Average Volume6.08 million shs
Market Capitalization$31.82 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield3.65%
BetaN/A
iShares 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.

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Basic Details

Issuer Blackrock
Fund NameiShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF
Tax ClassificationRegulated Investment Company
SymbolNYSEARCA:LQD
Inception Date7/22/2002
Fund ManagerJames Mauro, Scott Radell
Phone+1-800-4742737

Fund Focus

Asset ClassFixed Income
BenchmarkIBOXX Liquid Investment Grade TR USD
CategoryCorporate
FocusInvestment Grade
Development LevelDeveloped Markets
RegionNorth America

Fund Statistics

Assets Under Management$31.97 billion
Average Daily Volume$4.93 million
Discount/Premium0.18%

ETF Expenses

Management Fee0.15%
Other Expenses0.00%
Total Expenses0.15%
Fee Waiver0.00%
Net Expenses0.15%

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 MakerJane Street

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

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)ARCA 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 announced a monthly dividend on Monday, July 2nd. Investors of record on Tuesday, July 3rd will be paid a dividend of $0.3454 per share on Monday, July 9th. This represents a $4.14 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.58%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, July 2nd. View iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd's Dividend History.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd?

0 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd in the last year. There are currently for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "N/A."

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

iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd saw a increase in short interest in June. As of June 15th, there was short interest totalling 14,720,538 shares, an increase of 30.3% from the May 31st total of 11,295,588 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 4,452,986 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 3.3 days. View iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd's Current Options Chain.

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 (Age 50)
  • John Sulski, Portfolio Manager of the Manager

Has iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about LQD stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd earned a coverage optimism score of 0.13 on Accern's scale. They also assigned headlines about the exchange traded fund an impact score of 46.76 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term.

Who are iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd's major shareholders?

iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Fisher Asset Management LLC (7.99%), Money Design Co. Ltd. (0.07%), Atria Investments LLC (0.06%), Capital Investment Advisors LLC (0.05%), Sterling Investment Advisors LLC ADV (0.03%) and FormulaFolio Investments LLC (0.03%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd.

Which major investors are selling iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd stock?

LQD stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FormulaFolio Investments LLC, Fisher Asset Management LLC, PFS Investments Inc., Sterling Investment Advisors LLC ADV, Shamrock Asset Management LLC, Capital Investment Advisors LLC, Hollencrest Capital Management and Boltwood Capital Management. View Insider Buying and Selling for iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd.

Which major investors are buying iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd stock?

LQD stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Atria Investments LLC, Money Design Co. Ltd., TRUE Private Wealth Advisors, Vision Capital Management Inc., Hudson Capital Management LLC, BLB&B Advisors LLC and Norway Savings Bank. View Insider Buying and Selling for iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd.

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

Shares of LQD 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 IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd's stock price today?

One share of LQD stock can currently be purchased for approximately $115.70.

How big of a company is iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd?

iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd has a market capitalization of $31.82 billion.

How can I contact iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd?

iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd's mailing address is 45 Fremont Street, San Francisco, 94105, United States. The exchange traded fund can be reached via phone at +1-800-4742737.


MarketBeat Community Rating for iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd (NYSEARCA LQD)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  35 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  40 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  75
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 LQD will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe LQD will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 7/15/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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