BNP Paribas Financial Markets Grows Holdings in iShares Core 1-5 Year USD Bond ETF (NASDAQ:ISTB)

BNP Paribas Financial Markets grew its stake in shares of iShares Core 1-5 Year USD Bond ETF (NASDAQ:ISTBFree Report) by 7,411.5% in the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 16,300 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 16,083 shares during the quarter. BNP Paribas Financial Markets’ holdings in iShares Core 1-5 Year USD Bond ETF were worth $775,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

A number of other hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Wetzel Investment Advisors Inc. bought a new stake in iShares Core 1-5 Year USD Bond ETF during the 4th quarter valued at about $30,000. ORG Partners LLC boosted its holdings in shares of iShares Core 1-5 Year USD Bond ETF by 68.0% in the fourth quarter. ORG Partners LLC now owns 776 shares of the company’s stock valued at $37,000 after purchasing an additional 314 shares during the period. Signaturefd LLC bought a new position in iShares Core 1-5 Year USD Bond ETF in the fourth quarter worth approximately $63,000. NBC Securities Inc. purchased a new position in iShares Core 1-5 Year USD Bond ETF during the 3rd quarter worth $64,000. Finally, Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc. raised its position in iShares Core 1-5 Year USD Bond ETF by 36.6% during the 4th quarter. Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc. now owns 1,504 shares of the company’s stock valued at $72,000 after purchasing an additional 403 shares in the last quarter.

iShares Core 1-5 Year USD Bond ETF Trading Up 0.2 %

Shares of ISTB stock opened at $47.16 on Friday. The stock has a market capitalization of $4.05 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 16.72 and a beta of 0.07. iShares Core 1-5 Year USD Bond ETF has a twelve month low of $45.37 and a twelve month high of $48.32. The stock has a fifty day simple moving average of $47.12 and a two-hundred day simple moving average of $47.23.

iShares Core 1-5 Year USD Bond ETF Announces Dividend

The firm also recently announced a monthly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, May 7th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, May 2nd were issued a dividend of $0.1462 per share. This represents a $1.75 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.72%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Wednesday, May 1st.

iShares Core 1-5 Year USD Bond ETF Company Profile

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The iShares Core 1-5 Year USD Bond ETF (ISTB) is an exchange-traded fund that mostly invests in broad credit fixed income. The fund tracks a broad USD-denominated bond index with 1-5 years remaining in maturities. ISTB was launched on Oct 18, 2012 and is managed by BlackRock.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares Core 1-5 Year USD Bond ETF (NASDAQ:ISTB)

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