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iShares US Treasury Bond ETF GOVT

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Efficient exposure to Treasury bonds of all maturities.

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IShares U.S. Treasury Bond ETF GOVT is a solid option for exposure to the full U.S. Treasury yield curve. It boasts a market-valued-weighted portfolio that is representative of this investment opportunity set and low fee. Indexing is a sensible approach in this space as the market is extremely liquid and relatively homogeneous. Consequently, it is difficult for active strategies to consistently find and exploit mispricing. But this fund’s fee isn’t as competitive as those charged by some of its closest peers, which limits its Morningstar Analyst Rating to Bronze.

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