SPDR Barclays Long Term Treasury ETF (NYSEARCA: TLO ) announces monthly distribution of $0.1594. 30-day SEC yield of 2.93% (as of 9/29/2014). Payable Oct. 9; for shareholders of record Oct 3; ex-Div. Oct 1. Post your comment!
SPDR Barclays Intermediate Term Treasury ETF (NYSEARCA: ITE ) announces monthly distribution of $0.054. 30-day SEC yield of 1.12% (as of 9/29/2014). Payable Oct. 9; for shareholders of record Oct 3; ex-Div. Oct 1. Post your comment!
Vanguard Extended Duration Treasury ETF (NYSEARCA: EDV ) announces quarterly distribution of $0.853. 30-Day Sec yield of 3.37% (as of 09/18/2014). Payable Sept. 26; for shareholders of record Sept. 24; ex-Div. Sept. 22. Post your comment!
Long term treasuries seemed to really pop on Friday August 15. I have notieced that several of these - especially EDV - make an excellent hedge to ETFs that index a market - especially MDY. I say this because they almost mirror the market index, i.e. when the market is up, the treasury is down, ...
50% from the beginning of 2008 to the lowest point of the crash, TLT, a 20+ year treasury ETF , ROSE 32.2%. Therefore, an inverse 20+ year treasury ETF would have suffered a 32.2% loss. Option Two - Hedging with Inverse Corporate Bonds
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
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
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