Forward Management LLC bought a new stake in iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd (NYSE:LQD) during the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The fund bought 1,136 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock, valued at approximately $137,000.

Several other large investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Trellus Management Company LLC bought a new stake in iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd during the second quarter valued at about $204,000. Wellington Shields Capital Management LLC increased its stake in iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd by 14.3% in the second quarter. Wellington Shields Capital Management LLC now owns 2,000 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $241,000 after buying an additional 250 shares in the last quarter. Blue Sky Asset Management LLC bought a new stake in iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd during the second quarter valued at about $286,000. Weatherly Asset Management L. P. increased its stake in iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd by 1.4% in the second quarter. Weatherly Asset Management L. P. now owns 2,537 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $306,000 after buying an additional 34 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Capital Investment Advisory Services LLC increased its stake in iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd by 12.2% in the second quarter. Capital Investment Advisory Services LLC now owns 3,495 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $421,000 after buying an additional 380 shares in the last quarter.

Shares of iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd (NYSE LQD) opened at 120.49 on Friday. The firm’s 50 day moving average price is $120.71 and its 200 day moving average price is $119.01. iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd has a 52-week low of $115.55 and a 52-week high of $124.45.

The company also recently announced a monthly dividend, which was paid on Monday, August 7th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 3rd were paid a dividend of $0.3179 per share. This represents a $3.81 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.17%. The ex-dividend date was Tuesday, August 1st.

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About iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd

iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF (the Fund), formerly iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond Fund, is an exchange-traded fund (ETF). The Fund seeks to track the investment results of the Markit iBoxx USD Liquid Investment Grade Index (the Index), which is a rules-based index consisting of liquid, the United States dollar-denominated, investment-grade corporate bonds for sale in the United States.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd (NYSE:LQD)

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