IShares Barclays 20 Year Treasury Bond Fund (TLT)

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Clusterstock  Feb 3  Comment 
US job growth has been rolling for most of the last two years.  In December the economy added 292,000 jobs with average job gains over the 3 months ending in December totaling 284,000.  But this pace looks set to slow down.  On Monday,...
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Wages are still growing for US workers.  The employment cost index rose as expected in the fourth quarter, with wages increasing 0.6%.  Expectations were for the latest employment cost index to show an 0.6% in costs during the fourth...
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Durable goods orders plunged 5.1% in December, more than expected.  Expectations were for the report to show orders fell 0.7% in December after orders were flat in November. November's number was revised to show a 0.5% decline.  This was...
Clusterstock  Jan 27  Comment 
Wall Street has had a tough start to the year. The US stock market is dangerously close to entering a bear market. Large investors are getting dismal returns. And the whole mood is down. But Wall Street is not Main Street. And according to...
Clusterstock  Jan 22  Comment 
Almost every piece of research we've combed through this week has talked about the possibility of a recession. And while there are certainly numerous global macroeconomic factors for investors to get nervous about — China, the commodity crash,...
Clusterstock  Jan 21  Comment 
Stocks are probably going to rally.  Or at least one strategist thinks it's most likely that stocks are going to rally from here.  In an email on Thursday morning Peter Tchir, a strategist at Brean Capital, used the example of the "birthday...
Benzinga  Jan 21  Comment 
Speaking on CNBC's Fast Money, Guy Adami said that he is a buyer of iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond (ETF) (NYSE: TLT). He thinks that interest rates are going lower in the U.S. in 2016. Brian Kelly is a buyer of Philip Morris International...
Clusterstock  Jan 20  Comment 
The S&P 500 just broke below the 1,820 low hit in October 2014. And this means the stock market's trend is officially down. The S&P's closing low — which analysts at Bespoke Investment Group called the "Ebola Low" — of 1,862 was already...
Clusterstock  Jan 20  Comment 
The pace of housing starts and building permits declined in December, according to the latest data from the Census Bureau.  Housing starts declined 2.5% to an annualized pace of 1.15 million homes.   Expectations were for the report to show...




 
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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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