American Century Quality Convertible Securities ETF (QCON)

BATS: QCON · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
+0.03 (0.06%)
Sep 29, 2023, 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
Assets $23.73M
Expense Ratio 0.32%
PE Ratio 24.70
Shares Out n/a
Dividend (ttm) $1.14
Dividend Yield 2.86%
Ex-Dividend Date Sep 1, 2023
Payout Ratio 70.62%
1-Year Return +2.81%
Volume 1,548
Open 39.80
Previous Close 39.67
Day's Range 39.67 - 39.82
52-Week Low 37.88
52-Week High 41.72
Beta n/a
Holdings 128
Inception Date Feb 16, 2021

About QCON

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The American Century Quality Convertible Securities ETF (QCON) is an exchange-traded fund that mostly invests in broad credit fixed income. The fund is actively managed to provide an investment portfolio of US convertible securities, of any credit quality, using a proprietary screening method. QCON was launched on Feb 16, 2021 and is issued by American Century Investments.

Asset Class Fixed Income
Category Convertibles
Region North America
Stock Exchange BATS
Ticker Symbol QCON


Ex-Dividend Amount Pay Date
2023-09-01 $0.096 2023-09-07
2023-08-01 $0.0447 2023-08-04
2023-07-03 $0.0943 2023-07-07
2023-06-01 $0.0393 2023-06-06
2023-05-01 $0.0617 2023-05-04
2023-04-03 $0.0433 2023-04-06
Full Dividend History


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1 year ago - ETF Trends

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1 year ago - ETF Trends

Diversify Your Income Sources: The Best Kept Secret in Portfolio Construction

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1 year ago - ETF Trends

Convertible Bond Drubbing Could Spell Opportunity With This ETF

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1 year ago - ETF Trends

Bullish Call on Convertible Bonds

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1 year ago - ETF Trends

This Bond ETF Could Be Ideal Inflation Hedge

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1 year ago - ETF Trends

Consider QCON as Rates Rise

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1 year ago - ETF Trends

Good Time to Consider Convertibles

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1 year ago - ETF Trends

QCON Hedges Against Historic Inflation With Convertible Bonds

The consumer price index increased 6.2% in October, the highest it has been since December 1990, and core inflation, minus food and energy prices, surged 4.6% in its most rapid gain since 1991, report...

2 years ago - ETF Trends

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Exchange traded fund investors should explore alternate strategies for a market that is stretching valuations to precipitous levels. In the recent webcast, Afraid of a Market Pullback?

2 years ago - ETF Trends

Afraid of a Market Pullback? Hybrid Approaches for Uncertain Times

The economy has staged an impressive comeback from last year's drop, even fueling concerns that the market at large is overvalued. Forward-thinking investors may want to consider hybrid approaches.

2 years ago - ETF Trends