68,020 Shares in iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF (TLT) Acquired by Longer Investments Inc.

Longer Investments Inc. bought a new position in shares of iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF (NASDAQ:TLT) during the 3rd quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The fund bought 68,020 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock, valued at approximately $7,977,000. iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF accounts for approximately 7.7% of Longer Investments Inc.’s holdings, making the stock its 3rd largest holding.

Several other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently added to or reduced their stakes in TLT. Financial Gravity Wealth Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF during the 1st quarter worth $1,246,000. Allianz Asset Management GmbH boosted its stake in iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF by 36.7% in the first quarter. Allianz Asset Management GmbH now owns 3,605 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $440,000 after buying an additional 968 shares in the last quarter. Blair William & Co. IL boosted its stake in iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF by 245.7% in the first quarter. Blair William & Co. IL now owns 20,522 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $2,502,000 after buying an additional 14,586 shares in the last quarter. Millennium Management LLC boosted its stake in iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF by 1,671.7% in the first quarter. Millennium Management LLC now owns 109,688 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $13,371,000 after buying an additional 103,497 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Suntrust Banks Inc. boosted its stake in iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF by 11.8% in the first quarter. Suntrust Banks Inc. now owns 70,475 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $8,590,000 after buying an additional 7,465 shares in the last quarter.

NASDAQ:TLT traded up $0.08 during trading hours on Thursday, hitting $114.08. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 426,929 shares, compared to its average volume of 8,600,871. iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF has a twelve month low of $112.62 and a twelve month high of $128.59.

The firm also recently disclosed a monthly dividend, which was paid on Friday, October 5th. Investors of record on Tuesday, October 2nd were paid a $0.2609 dividend. This represents a $3.13 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.74%. The ex-dividend date was Monday, October 1st.

iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF Profile

iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF (the Fund) is an exchange-traded fund. The Fund seeks to track the investment results of an index composed of United States Treasury bonds with remaining maturities greater than 20 years. The Fund seeks to track the investment results of the Barclays U.S. 20+ Year Treasury Bond Index (the Underlying Index), which measures the performance of public obligations of the United States Treasury that have a remaining maturity of 20 or more years.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF (NASDAQ:TLT)

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