IShares Barclays 20 Year Treasury Bond Fund (TLT)

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TheStreet.com  May 13  Comment 
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- The iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF was falling 0.3% to $119.44 in mid-day trading on Wednesday. The exchange traded fund tracks investment results of an index made up of U.S. treasury bonds with remaining maturities...
Clusterstock  May 6  Comment 
Private payrolls in the US grew way less than expected in April.  ADP's latest report showed payrolls grew by 169,000 in April. March's report was also revised lower to show payrolls grew by 175,000. Expectations were for the report to show...
Market Intelligence Center  May 4  Comment 
Friday's trading in iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond (TLT) gives options traders an opportunity for a 17.15% return. By selling the Jul. '15 $123.00 call and buying the Jan. '16 call at the $109.00 level for a net debit of $11.95, traders will book...
TheStreet.com  Apr 29  Comment 
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- The iShares Barclays 20+ Year Treasury Bond (ETF)  is lower in early afternoon trading by 1.38% to $125.53 on Wednesday. The exchange traded fund tracks investment results of an index made up of U.S. treasury bonds...
Clusterstock  Apr 23  Comment 
Is this the top? A report in The Wall Street Journal on Thursday has nothing to do with markets, but if you were ever looking for an anecdotal sign that we've hit some kind of market top, the lack of activity among Americans is it. According...
Market Intelligence Center  Apr 9  Comment 
IShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond (TLT) is a good candidate for a covered call at the $131.00 level. The Jun. '15 call at that price should fetch a credit of about $3.05, which means the entire position has a net debit of about $128.08. This trade...
Market Intelligence Center  Mar 27  Comment 
MarketIntelligenceCenter.com's patented algorithms have chosen the Jun. '15 $129.00 call for a couple of hedged-trading ideas on iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond (TLT). A traditional covered call on iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond yields 2.38%...
Clusterstock  Mar 26  Comment 
Among everything else going in markets in the US and abroad, it really just comes down to one question: do you want to own stocks or bonds? In an email on Thursday afternoon, Rich Barry at the NYSE pointed out the following: Market factoid:...
Clusterstock  Mar 26  Comment 
The job market is still rolling.  The latest weekly report on initial jobless claims saw claims total 282,000, beating expectations. Expectations were for claims to come in at 290,000, slightly lower from last week's 291,000 number.  In a...
SeekingAlpha  Mar 9  Comment 




 
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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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