iShares Barclays 1-3 Year Credit Bond Fd (NASDAQ:CSJ) saw a large drop in short interest in the month of November. As of November 30th, there was short interest totalling 245,146 shares, a drop of 62.2% from the November 15th total of 648,002 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 573,029 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.4 days.

Shares of iShares Barclays 1-3 Year Credit Bond Fd (NASDAQ CSJ) opened at $104.63 on Friday. iShares Barclays 1-3 Year Credit Bond Fd has a 52 week low of $104.50 and a 52 week high of $105.61.

The company also recently announced a monthly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, December 7th. Shareholders of record on Monday, December 4th were paid a $0.152 dividend. The ex-dividend date was Friday, December 1st. This is a boost from iShares Barclays 1-3 Year Credit Bond Fd’s previous monthly dividend of $0.15. This represents a $1.82 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.74%. iShares Barclays 1-3 Year Credit Bond Fd’s dividend payout ratio is currently 196.55%.

A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of CSJ. Pinnacle Wealth Management Advisory Group LLC raised its position in shares of iShares Barclays 1-3 Year Credit Bond Fd by 0.3% during the 2nd quarter. Pinnacle Wealth Management Advisory Group LLC now owns 15,195 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $1,600,000 after buying an additional 40 shares in the last quarter. Chemical Bank raised its position in shares of iShares Barclays 1-3 Year Credit Bond Fd by 2.6% during the 2nd quarter. Chemical Bank now owns 3,962 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $417,000 after buying an additional 101 shares in the last quarter. Live Your Vision LLC raised its position in shares of iShares Barclays 1-3 Year Credit Bond Fd by 12.9% during the 2nd quarter. Live Your Vision LLC now owns 1,244 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $131,000 after buying an additional 142 shares in the last quarter. BKS Advisors LLC raised its position in shares of iShares Barclays 1-3 Year Credit Bond Fd by 1.0% during the 2nd quarter. BKS Advisors LLC now owns 15,113 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $1,592,000 after buying an additional 150 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Waters Parkerson & CO. LLC raised its position in shares of iShares Barclays 1-3 Year Credit Bond Fd by 9.6% during the 2nd quarter. Waters Parkerson & CO. LLC now owns 3,140 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $331,000 after buying an additional 275 shares in the last quarter.

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About iShares Barclays 1-3 Year Credit Bond Fd

iShares 1-3 Year Credit Bond ETF (the Fund), formerly iShares Barclays 1-3 Year Credit Bond Fund, is an exchange-traded fund (ETF). The Fund is an exchange-traded fund. The Fund seeks results, which correspond generally to the price and yield performance, before fee and expense, of investment grade credit sector of the United States bond market as defined by the Barclays Capital U.S.

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