iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond (NASDAQ:TLT) saw a significant decrease in short interest during the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totalling 16,616,696 shares, a decrease of 14.4% from the March 15th total of 19,420,161 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 7,484,909 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.2 days.

iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond (NASDAQ:TLT) opened at 123.54 on Friday. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $120.38 and its 200-day moving average is $122.63. iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond has a 12 month low of $116.49 and a 12 month high of $143.62. The company has a market capitalization of $6.96 billion and a PE ratio of 5.22.

The business also recently announced a monthly dividend, which was paid on Friday, April 7th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, April 5th were given a dividend of $0.2546 per share. The ex-dividend date was Monday, April 3rd. This represents a $3.05 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.47%. This is an increase from iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond’s previous monthly dividend of $0.23.

COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: This article was originally published by Watch List News and is the property of of Watch List News. If you are reading this article on another publication, it was illegally stolen and republished in violation of United States & international copyright and trademark law. The correct version of this article can be read at http://www.watchlistnews.com/short-interest-in-ishares-barclays-20-yr-treas-bond-tlt-drops-by-14-4/1206264.html.

About iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond

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.

5 Day Chart for NASDAQ:TLT

Receive News & Ratings for iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond and related companies with Analyst Ratings Network's FREE daily email newsletter.