American Century Diversified Municipal Bond ETF (TAXF)

NYSEARCA: TAXF · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
+0.10 (0.19%)
Mar 24, 2023, 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
Assets $277.18M
Expense Ratio 0.29%
PE Ratio n/a
Shares Out 5.55M
Dividend (ttm) $1.10
Dividend Yield 2.20%
Ex-Dividend Date Mar 1, 2023
Payout Ratio n/a
1-Year Return -3.16%
Volume 17,601
Open 50.08
Previous Close 49.92
Day's Range 49.84 - 50.12
52-Week Low 47.11
52-Week High 51.66
Beta 0.14
Holdings 445
Inception Date Sep 10, 2018

About TAXF

The American Century Diversified Municipal Bond ETF (TAXF) is an exchange-traded fund that mostly invests in broad credit fixed income. The fund is an actively managed portfolio of US municipal bonds. The fund seeks current income that is exempt from federal taxes. TAXF was launched on Sep 10, 2018 and is managed by American Century Investments.

Asset Class Fixed Income
Category Muni National Interm
Region North America
Stock Exchange NYSEARCA
Ticker Symbol TAXF
Index Tracked S&P National AMT-Free Municipal Bond


Ex-Dividend Amount Pay Date
Mar 1, 2023 $0.1206 Mar 7, 2023
Feb 1, 2023 $0.1039 Feb 7, 2023
Dec 15, 2022 $0.1124 Dec 20, 2022
Dec 1, 2022 $0.1137 Dec 6, 2022
Nov 1, 2022 $0.0948 Nov 4, 2022
Oct 3, 2022 $0.0968 Oct 6, 2022
Full Dividend History


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1 year ago - ETF Trends

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1 year ago - ETF Trends

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1 year ago - ETF Trends

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