iShares Preferred & Income Securities ETF (PFF)

NASDAQ: PFF · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
-0.09 (-0.28%)
At close: Sep 25, 2023, 4:00 PM
-0.05 (-0.18%)
Pre-market: Sep 26, 2023, 7:20 AM EDT
Assets $12.77B
Expense Ratio 0.46%
PE Ratio 3.75
Shares Out n/a
Dividend (ttm) $2.11
Dividend Yield 7.00%
Ex-Dividend Date Sep 1, 2023
Payout Ratio 26.23%
1-Year Return -3.71%
Volume 3,169,192
Open 30.18
Previous Close 30.32
Day's Range 30.10 - 30.27
52-Week Low 29.18
52-Week High 33.90
Beta n/a
Holdings 456
Inception Date Mar 26, 2007

About PFF

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The iShares Preferred & Income Securities ETF (PFF) is an exchange-traded fund that mostly invests in broad credit fixed income. The fund tracks an index of preferred stock traded on the NYSE and NASDAQ. Securities are selected by rules-based, proprietary methods and weighted by market value. PFF was launched on Mar 26, 2007 and is issued by BlackRock.

Asset Class Fixed Income
Category Preferred Stock
Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Ticker Symbol PFF
Issuer BlackRock
Index Tracked ICE Exchange-Listed Preferred & Hybrid Securities Index


Ex-Dividend Amount Pay Date
2023-09-01 $0.15403 2023-09-08
2023-08-01 $0.15718 2023-08-07
2023-07-03 $0.15831 2023-07-10
2023-06-01 $0.16507 2023-06-07
2023-05-01 $0.17059 2023-05-05
2023-04-03 $0.18518 2023-04-07
Full Dividend History


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