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iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF (LQD)

NYSEARCA: LQD · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
132.31 0.53 (0.40%)
Oct 22, 2021 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
Expense Ratio0.14%
PE Ration/a
Shares Out294.10M
Dividend (ttm)$3.13
Dividend Yield2.37%
Ex-Dividend DateOct 1, 2021
1-Year Return
Previous Close131.78
Day's Range131.98 - 132.44
52-Week Low126.48
52-Week High136.28
Inception DateJul 22, 2002

About LQD

The investment seeks to track the investment results of the Markit iBoxx® USD Liquid Investment Grade Index. The fund generally invests at least 90% of its assets in component securities of the underlying index and at least 95% of its assets in investment-grade corporate bonds. The underlying index is designed to provide a broad representation of the U.S. dollar-denominated liquid investment-grade corporate bond market.

Asset ClassFixed Income
IssuerBlackRock iShares
Stock ExchangeNYSEARCA
Ticker SymbolLQD
Index TrackedMarkit iBoxx USD Liquid Investment Grade Index

Top 10 Holdings

2.65% of assets
AT&T INCN/A0.20%
AT&T INCN/A0.19%
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Ex-DividendAmountPay Date
Oct 1, 2021$0.255Oct 7, 2021
Sep 1, 2021$0.23407Sep 8, 2021
Aug 2, 2021$0.24314Aug 6, 2021
Jul 1, 2021$0.25297Jul 8, 2021
Jun 1, 2021$0.25666Jun 7, 2021
May 3, 2021$0.25517May 7, 2021
Full Dividend History


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