First Trust Advisors LP lessened its stake in iShares 7-10 Year Treasury Bond ETF (NASDAQ:IEF) by 46.7% in the 1st quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 194,578 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 170,274 shares during the quarter. First Trust Advisors LP’s holdings in iShares 7-10 Year Treasury Bond ETF were worth $20,756,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently bought and sold shares of IEF. JPMorgan Chase & Co. increased its position in iShares 7-10 Year Treasury Bond ETF by 1,157.3% in the 1st quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 16,113,181 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $1,718,791,000 after acquiring an additional 14,831,635 shares in the last quarter. Fulcrum Equity Management bought a new position in shares of iShares 7-10 Year Treasury Bond ETF in the 4th quarter valued at about $144,810,000. BCJ Capital Management LLC bought a new position in shares of iShares 7-10 Year Treasury Bond ETF in the 4th quarter valued at about $136,086,000. FormulaFolio Investments LLC boosted its stake in shares of iShares 7-10 Year Treasury Bond ETF by 3,083.3% in the 1st quarter. FormulaFolio Investments LLC now owns 1,163,707 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $124,133,000 after purchasing an additional 1,127,150 shares during the last quarter. Finally, SG Americas Securities LLC boosted its stake in shares of iShares 7-10 Year Treasury Bond ETF by 26,440.9% in the 4th quarter. SG Americas Securities LLC now owns 1,003,775 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $104,593,000 after purchasing an additional 999,993 shares during the last quarter.

Shares of NASDAQ IEF opened at $108.91 on Friday. iShares 7-10 Year Treasury Bond ETF has a 1 year low of $99.60 and a 1 year high of $108.95.

The firm also recently announced a monthly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, May 7th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, May 2nd were paid a $0.2115 dividend. This represents a $2.54 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.33%. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday, May 1st.

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iShares 7-10 Year Treasury Bond ETF Company Profile

iShares 7-10 Year Treasury Bond ETF (the Fund) is an is an exchange-traded fund. The Fund seeks to track the investment results of an index composed of the United States Treasury bonds with remaining maturities between seven and ten years. The Fund seeks to track the investment results of the Barclays U.S.

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