iShares S&P Natnl AMT – Free Munpl Bd Fd (NYSE:MUB) saw a significant increase in short interest in July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 947,929 shares, an increase of 37.9% from the July 14th total of 687,286 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 430,403 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.2 days.

Large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Betterment LLC boosted its stake in iShares S&P Natnl AMT – Free Munpl Bd Fd by 22.4% in the second quarter. Betterment LLC now owns 4,546,210 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $500,629,000 after buying an additional 832,491 shares during the last quarter. Wealthfront Inc. boosted its stake in iShares S&P Natnl AMT – Free Munpl Bd Fd by 15.2% in the second quarter. Wealthfront Inc. now owns 3,891,287 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $428,509,000 after buying an additional 512,411 shares during the last quarter. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. boosted its stake in iShares S&P Natnl AMT – Free Munpl Bd Fd by 214.4% in the second quarter. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. now owns 411,734 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $45,340,000 after buying an additional 280,783 shares during the last quarter. Sei Investments Co. boosted its stake in iShares S&P Natnl AMT – Free Munpl Bd Fd by 15.5% in the second quarter. Sei Investments Co. now owns 1,949,406 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $214,669,000 after buying an additional 261,327 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Harbour Capital Advisors LLC boosted its stake in iShares S&P Natnl AMT – Free Munpl Bd Fd by 9,740.5% in the second quarter. Harbour Capital Advisors LLC now owns 231,252 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $2,100,000 after buying an additional 228,902 shares during the last quarter.

iShares S&P Natnl AMT – Free Munpl Bd Fd (NYSE:MUB) opened at 111.05 on Wednesday. iShares S&P Natnl AMT – Free Munpl Bd Fd has a 1-year low of $106.30 and a 1-year high of $113.74. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $110.60 and a 200-day moving average of $109.60.

The company also recently announced a monthly dividend, which was paid on Monday, August 7th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 3rd were paid a dividend of $0.2054 per share. This represents a $2.46 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.22%. The ex-dividend date was Tuesday, August 1st.

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iShares S&P Natnl AMT – Free Munpl Bd Fd Company Profile

iShares National AMT-Free Muni Bond ETF (the Fund), formerly iShares S&P National AMT-Free Municipal Bond Fund, is an exchange-traded fund (ETF). The Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of the S&P National AMT-Free Municipal Bond Index (the Index).

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