IShares Barclays 20 Year Treasury Bond Fund (TLT)

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Clusterstock  Feb 19  Comment 
The February report on manufacturing activity from the Philadelphia Federal Reserve fell to 5.2 from 6.3 the prior month.  Expectations were for the report to come in at 9. In its release, the Philly Fed said, "Although the current activity...
Clusterstock  Feb 17  Comment 
The yield on US Treasury bonds is flying higher across the curve. Yields on Treasury bonds with durations ranging from 2 to 30 years was rising across the board as 2015's biggest rally starts to quickly give back most of its gains.  Near 1:45...
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Clusterstock  Feb 6  Comment 
What a run for the US labor market. On Friday, the January jobs report showed that in the first month of 2015, payrolls grew by 257,000, topping expectations.  Job gains for November and December were also revised higher, with November's job...
Clusterstock  Feb 5  Comment 
The Bureau of Labor Statistics is set to release the January jobs report at 8:30 am ET. Via Bloomberg, here's what Wall Street economists are looking for: Nonfarm payrolls: +230,000 Unemployment rate: 5.6% Average hourly earnings,...
Clusterstock  Feb 4  Comment 
Service sector activity picked up some in January, according to Markit Economics. A report on non-manufacturing activity from ISM reinforced this finding.  Markit's services PMI came in at 54.2 up from the prior month and slightly better...
Clusterstock  Feb 3  Comment 
Factory orders declined more than expected in December. Orders fell 3.4% in the final month of 2014, missing expectations. Expectations were for the report to show orders fell 2.4% in December, down from a 0.7% decline in...
Clusterstock  Feb 2  Comment 
Personal spending fell more than expected in December. Personal spending fell 0.3%, missing expectations for a 0.2% decline, while personal income rose 0.3% which was better than expected.  For the full year, however, consumer spending in...
Clusterstock  Jan 29  Comment 
The US labor market just got some unexpectedly great news.  Initial jobless claims fell sharply last week to 265,000,  the lowest level for initial jobless claims since April 15, 2000, according to the Department of Labor . This is also the...




 
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IShares Barclays 20 Year Treasury Bond Fund (TLT)

Overview

The iShares Barclays 20+ Year Treasury Bond Fund seeks to approximate the total rate of return of the long-term sector of the United States Treasury market as defined by the Barclays Capital U.S. 20+ Year Treasury Bond Index.

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Fund Information

  • Fund Manager: iShares [2]
  • Inception Date: 07/22/2002
  • Average Maturity: 27.22 years
  • Exchange: NYSE Arca
  • Ticker: TLT
  • Expense Ratio: 0.15%
  • ETF Page[3]

Top Holdings

% of Fund Name Coupon Maturity Ratings (Moody\'s/S&P)
17.68% TREASURY BOND 4.25 5/15/2039 TSY /TSY
11.89% TREASURY BOND 4.50 2/15/2036 TSY /TSY
10.82% TREASURY BOND 3.50 2/15/2039 TSY /TSY
10.63% TREASURY BOND 4.50 5/15/2038 TSY /TSY
9.15% TREASURY BOND 4.50 8/15/2039 TSY /TSY
8.55% TREASURY BOND 6.25 5/15/2030 TSY /TSY
7.76% TREASURY BOND 5.38 2/15/2031 TSY /TSY
7.68% TREASURY BOND 5.00 5/15/2037 TSY /TSY
7.51% TREASURY BOND 4.38 2/15/2038 TSY /TSY
7.04% TREASURY BOND 4.75 2/15/2037 TSY /TSY


As of 10/19/2009

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ETF Name ETF Name Fund Manager
ProShares UltraShort Lehman 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF (TBT)ProShares UltraShort Lehman 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF (TBT)ProShares ETFs
Ameristock/Ryan 1 Year Treasury ETF (GKA)Ameristock/Ryan 1 Year Treasury ETF (GKA)Ameristock Funds
Ameristock/Ryan 10 Year Treasury ETF (GKD)Ameristock/Ryan 10 Year Treasury ETF (GKD)Ameristock Funds
Ameristock/Ryan 2 Year Treasury ETF (GKB)Ameristock/Ryan 2 Year Treasury ETF (GKB)Ameristock Funds
Ameristock/Ryan 20 Year Treasury ETF (GKE)Ameristock/Ryan 20 Year Treasury ETF (GKE)Ameristock Funds
Ameristock/Ryan 5 Year Treasury ETF (GKC)Ameristock/Ryan 5 Year Treasury ETF (GKC)Ameristock Funds
Ext Duration Treasury ETF (EDV)Ext Duration Treasury ETF (EDV)Vanguard Group Inc
iShares Lehman 1-3 Year Treasury Bond Fund (SHY)iShares Lehman 1-3 Year Treasury Bond Fund (SHY)iShares
iShares Lehman 20+ Year Treasury Bond Fund (TLT)iShares Lehman 20+ Year Treasury Bond Fund (TLT)iShares
iShares Lehman 7-10 Year Treasury Bond Fund (IEF)iShares Lehman 7-10 Year Treasury Bond Fund (IEF)iShares
ProShares UltraShort Lehman 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF (TBT)ProShares UltraShort Lehman 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF (TBT)ProShares ETF
ProShares UltraShort Lehman 7-10 Year Treasury Bond ETF (PST)ProShares UltraShort Lehman 7-10 Year Treasury Bond ETF (PST)ProShares ETF


References

  1. IShares Barclays 20 Year Treasury Bond Fund (TLT)
  2. iShares ETF
  3. IShares Barclays 20 Year Treasury Bond Fund (TLT)
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