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IG - Principal Investment Grade Corporate Active ETF

Stock Price: $26.28 USD 0.06 (0.24%)
Updated Apr 20, 2021 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
Assets $319.27M
NAV $26.17
Expense Ratio 0.26%
PE Ratio n/a
Beta (5Y) 0.25
Dividend (ttm) $1.21
Dividend Yield 4.61%
Ex-Dividend Date Apr 1, 2021
1-Year Return -
Trading Day April 20
Last Price $26.28
Previous Close $26.22
Change ($) 0.06
Change (%) 0.24%
Day's Open 26.27
Day's Range 26.23 - 26.30
Day's Volume 22,265
52-Week Range 24.41 - 27.49

Fund Description

The investment seeks to provide current income and, as a secondary objective, capital appreciation. The fund is an actively managed exchange-traded fund (ETF) that seeks to achieve its investment objective by investing, under normal circumstances, at least 80% of its net assets, plus any borrowings for investment purposes, in investment grade corporate bonds and other fixed income securities at the time of purchase. Investment grade securities are rated BBB- or higher by S&P Global Ratings (S&P Global) or Baa3 or higher by Moody's Investors Service, Inc. (Moody's) or, if unrated, of comparable quality in the opinion of those selecting such investments.

Asset Class
Fixed Income
Inception Date
Apr 18, 2018
Ticker Symbol
Index Tracked
Bloomberg Barclays U.S. Corporate Bond Index

Top 10 Holdings

14.41% of assets
Us Ultra Bond Cbt Jun21 Xcbt 20210621603698.SS1.78%
Aercap Ireland Capital DAC 3.15%n/a1.74%
JPMorgan Chase & Co. 1.04%n/a1.55%
The Boeing Company 2.7%n/a1.50%
HSBC Holdings plc 1.59%n/a1.45%
NatWest Group plc 5.12%n/a1.32%
General Motors Financial Company Inc 3.95%n/a1.31%
Cigna Corporation 4.38%n/a1.27%
Ally Financial Inc. 5.8%n/a1.26%
CVS Health Corp 5.05%CVS 5.05 03/25/481.23%
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Ex-DividendAmountPay Date
Apr 1, 2021$0.066Apr 7, 2021
Mar 1, 2021$0.063Mar 4, 2021
Feb 1, 2021$0.062Feb 4, 2021
Dec 17, 2020$0.457Dec 22, 2020
Nov 2, 2020$0.066Nov 5, 2020
Oct 1, 2020$0.067Oct 6, 2020
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