Short Interest in iShares Core Total USD Bond Market ETF (NASDAQ:IUSB) Expands By 23.5%

iShares Core Total USD Bond Market ETF (NASDAQ:IUSBGet Free Report) was the target of a significant increase in short interest during the month of May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,840,000 shares, an increase of 23.5% from the May 15th total of 1,490,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 2,466,100 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 0.7 days.

iShares Core Total USD Bond Market ETF Stock Down 0.4 %

IUSB traded down $0.17 during trading on Monday, reaching $45.40. The stock had a trading volume of 1,281,784 shares, compared to its average volume of 2,997,086. iShares Core Total USD Bond Market ETF has a one year low of $42.56 and a one year high of $46.35. The business has a 50-day moving average of $44.87 and a 200-day moving average of $45.29.

iShares Core Total USD Bond Market ETF Dividend Announcement

The firm also recently declared a monthly dividend, which was paid on Friday, June 7th. Shareholders of record on Monday, June 3rd were given a dividend of $0.1495 per share. The ex-dividend date was Monday, June 3rd. This represents a $1.79 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.95%.

Institutional Trading of iShares Core Total USD Bond Market ETF

Several institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. Jones Financial Companies Lllp boosted its holdings in shares of iShares Core Total USD Bond Market ETF by 92.8% during the fourth quarter. Jones Financial Companies Lllp now owns 47,864,940 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,205,138,000 after purchasing an additional 23,039,032 shares during the period. Envestnet Portfolio Solutions Inc. boosted its holdings in shares of iShares Core Total USD Bond Market ETF by 37.8% during the first quarter. Envestnet Portfolio Solutions Inc. now owns 19,623,354 shares of the company’s stock worth $894,629,000 after purchasing an additional 5,381,121 shares during the period. JPMorgan Chase & Co. boosted its holdings in shares of iShares Core Total USD Bond Market ETF by 20,036.6% during the third quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 12,643,991 shares of the company’s stock worth $552,746,000 after purchasing an additional 12,581,200 shares during the period. Park Avenue Securities LLC boosted its holdings in shares of iShares Core Total USD Bond Market ETF by 38.7% during the first quarter. Park Avenue Securities LLC now owns 10,871,783 shares of the company’s stock worth $495,645,000 after purchasing an additional 3,035,201 shares during the period. Finally, Cetera Investment Advisers boosted its holdings in shares of iShares Core Total USD Bond Market ETF by 129.9% during the first quarter. Cetera Investment Advisers now owns 8,653,706 shares of the company’s stock worth $394,522,000 after purchasing an additional 4,890,264 shares during the period.

iShares Core Total USD Bond Market ETF Company Profile

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The iShares Core Total USD Bond Market ETF (IUSB) is an exchange-traded fund that is based on the Bloomberg U.S. Universal index. The fund tracks a broad Barclays index of USD-denominated taxable bonds. The index is market value weighted. IUSB was launched on Jun 10, 2014 and is managed by BlackRock.

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