NYSEARCA:LQD - iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$112.43 +0.20 (+0.18 %)
(As of 12/12/2018 02:04 AM ET)
Previous Close$112.23
Today's Range$112.26 - $112.56
52-Week Range$111.25 - $121.85
Volume10.24 million shs
Average Volume6.72 million shs
Market CapitalizationN/A
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield3.60%
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$31.60 billion
Average Daily Volume$10.65 million
Discount/Premium0.33%

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

iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF (NYSEARCA:LQD) Frequently Asked Questions

What is iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF's stock symbol?

iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)ARCA under the ticker symbol "LQD."

How often does iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF?

iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF declared a monthly dividend on Monday, December 3rd. Investors of record on Tuesday, December 4th will be given a dividend of $0.3526 per share on Friday, December 7th. This represents a $4.23 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.76%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, December 3rd. View iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF's Dividend History.

Has iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about LQD stock has been trending somewhat positive on Wednesday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF earned a news sentiment score of 1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the exchange traded fund a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days.

Who are iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF's key executives?

iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF'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

Who are iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF's major shareholders?

iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Fisher Asset Management LLC (7.76%), Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp (1.07%), Panagora Asset Management Inc. (0.87%), WEALTHFRONT Corp (0.84%), Assetmark Inc. (0.36%) and Janney Montgomery Scott LLC (0.00%).

Which major investors are selling iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF stock?

LQD stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fisher Asset Management LLC, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Panagora Asset Management Inc., Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp, Edmonds Duncan Registered Investment Advisors LLC, GenTrust LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC and James Investment Research Inc..

Which major investors are buying iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF stock?

LQD stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Assetmark Inc., Janney Montgomery Scott LLC, WEALTHFRONT Corp, Protective Life Corp, NYL Investors LLC, American International Group Inc., Integrated Wealth Concepts LLC and Neuberger Berman Group LLC.

How do I buy shares of iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF?

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 $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF's stock price today?

One share of LQD stock can currently be purchased for approximately $112.43.

What is iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF's official website?

The official website for iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF is http://www.ishares.com.

How can I contact iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF?

iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF'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 $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF (NYSEARCA LQD)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  42 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  58 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  100
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF 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 12/12/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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