Vanguard Extended Duration Treasury ETF ( EDV ) announces quarterly distribution of $0.769. 30-Day Sec yield of 3.74% (as of 03/20/2014). For shareholders of record 26 Mar; Payable 28 Mar; Ex-Div. date 24 Mar. Post your comment!
The Pimco Broad U.S. Treasury ETF ( TRSY -0.1% ) has managed to garner just $8M in assets since opening in 2010 despite an expense ratio of 0.15% - seemingly
split. You put $6,000 into the Vanguard 500 Index ( VFINX ) and $4,000 in the iShares Barclay’s 7-10 Year Treasury ETF ( IEF ), and you didn’t reinvest any dividends. At the end of September 2007, stocks were up and bonds were flat
apace --- since they are first and foremost low coupon Treasurys. Although the comparison is imperfect, I noted that Treasury ETF IEF (duration 7.6) NAV dropped 3% in the past month while EFT TIP (duration 8.05) NAV dropped 4.75%. So
left scratching our heads. Last Wednesday, the little-followed, largely overlooked ProShares Ultra 7-10 Year Treasury ETF (NYSEArca: UST) went from $12 million in assets under management to more than $833 million overnight. The increase
This ETF provides access to low-risk, low-return intermediate Treasury bonds.
Intrepid investors looking to short long-dated Treasury bonds will want to take a look at this fund.
tax issues that their ‘stand alone’ ETFs does not encounter. iShares points to the Vanguard Extended Duration Treasury ETF that distributed a large capital gain in 2011 when a large shareholder of the mutual fund liquidated their position
day there’s another article advising people to pile into an ultra-short S&P ETF ( SDS ) or an ultra-short Treasury ETF ( TBT ). So it's worth reviewing the shortcomings of these deeply flawed instruments and taking a look at a much
the ProShares Short 7-10 Year Treasury ETF , the ProShares UltraShort 20+ Year Treasury ETF and the ProShares UltraShort 3-7 Year Treasury ETF to capitalize on the inevitable