National Planning Corp raised its position in iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond (NASDAQ:TLT) by 5.7% during the second quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 17,999 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after buying an additional 969 shares during the period. National Planning Corp’s holdings in iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond were worth $2,240,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of the company. Oakworth Capital Inc. purchased a new position in shares of iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond during the second quarter valued at $204,000. IPG Investment Advisors LLC purchased a new position in shares of iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond during the second quarter valued at $222,000. Clear Harbor Asset Management LLC increased its position in shares of iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond by 2.2% in the second quarter. Clear Harbor Asset Management LLC now owns 7,259 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $900,000 after buying an additional 154 shares in the last quarter. Ronald Blue & Co. LLC purchased a new position in shares of iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond during the second quarter valued at $1,279,000. Finally, Capital Investment Advisory Services LLC increased its position in shares of iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond by 6.0% in the second quarter. Capital Investment Advisory Services LLC now owns 21,119 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $2,642,000 after buying an additional 1,195 shares in the last quarter.

iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond (TLT) opened at 125.30 on Thursday. iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond has a one year low of $116.49 and a one year high of $140.86. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $124.86 and its 200 day moving average is $122.34. iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond also was the recipient of some unusual options trading on Tuesday. Investors purchased 35,706 call options on the company. This represents an increase of approximately 105% compared to the typical daily volume of 17,438 call options.

The firm also recently announced a monthly dividend, which was paid on Monday, August 7th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 3rd were given a dividend of $0.2687 per share. This is a positive change from iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond’s previous monthly dividend of $0.26. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Tuesday, August 1st. This represents a $3.22 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.57%.

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iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond Company Profile

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.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond (NASDAQ:TLT)

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