Sigma Planning Corp increased its position in iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd (NYSE:LQD) by 4.2% during the second quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 54,326 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after buying an additional 2,214 shares during the period. iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd accounts for approximately 0.6% of Sigma Planning Corp’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 29th largest position. Sigma Planning Corp’s holdings in iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd were worth $6,547,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other hedge funds also recently bought and sold shares of LQD. Canada Pension Plan Investment Board bought a new stake in iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd during the second quarter worth $646,392,000. Harbour Capital Advisors LLC raised its stake in iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd by 11,951.0% in the second quarter. Harbour Capital Advisors LLC now owns 988,061 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $8,199,000 after buying an additional 979,862 shares in the last quarter. State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D bought a new stake in iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd during the second quarter worth $48,204,000. Park Avenue Securities LLC bought a new stake in iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd during the second quarter worth $16,618,000. Finally, Florin Court Capital LLP raised its stake in iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd by 2,624.5% in the second quarter. Florin Court Capital LLP now owns 133,500 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $16,088,000 after buying an additional 128,600 shares in the last quarter.

Shares of iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd (NYSE:LQD) opened at 120.49 on Friday. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is $120.71 and its 200-day moving average price is $119.01. iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd has a 12-month low of $115.55 and a 12-month high of $124.45.

The firm also recently declared a monthly dividend, which was paid on Monday, August 7th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 3rd were given a $0.3179 dividend. The ex-dividend date was Tuesday, August 1st. This represents a $3.81 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.17%.

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About iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd

iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF (the Fund), formerly iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond Fund, is an exchange-traded fund (ETF). The Fund seeks to track the investment results of the Markit iBoxx USD Liquid Investment Grade Index (the Index), which is a rules-based index consisting of liquid, the United States dollar-denominated, investment-grade corporate bonds for sale in the United States.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd (NYSE:LQD)

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