Hsbc Holdings PLC Raises Holdings in iShares U.S. Treasury Bond ETF (BATS:GOVT)

Hsbc Holdings PLC grew its position in iShares U.S. Treasury Bond ETF (BATS:GOVTFree Report) by 4.9% in the 4th quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 179,596 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 8,431 shares during the quarter. Hsbc Holdings PLC’s holdings in iShares U.S. Treasury Bond ETF were worth $4,138,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other hedge funds have also made changes to their positions in the company. Congress Wealth Management LLC DE lifted its stake in shares of iShares U.S. Treasury Bond ETF by 8.1% during the 4th quarter. Congress Wealth Management LLC DE now owns 222,360 shares of the company’s stock worth $5,123,000 after purchasing an additional 16,750 shares during the last quarter. SageView Advisory Group LLC lifted its stake in shares of iShares U.S. Treasury Bond ETF by 17.3% during the 4th quarter. SageView Advisory Group LLC now owns 52,681 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,205,000 after purchasing an additional 7,769 shares during the last quarter. Commerce Bank lifted its stake in shares of iShares U.S. Treasury Bond ETF by 0.4% during the 4th quarter. Commerce Bank now owns 3,526,507 shares of the company’s stock worth $81,251,000 after purchasing an additional 13,521 shares during the last quarter. Mark Sheptoff Financial Planning LLC purchased a new stake in shares of iShares U.S. Treasury Bond ETF during the 4th quarter worth $74,000. Finally, JPL Wealth Management LLC purchased a new stake in shares of iShares U.S. Treasury Bond ETF during the 4th quarter worth $1,587,000.

iShares U.S. Treasury Bond ETF Price Performance

Shares of BATS GOVT opened at $22.56 on Wednesday. The stock’s fifty day moving average is $22.37 and its two-hundred day moving average is $22.59.

iShares U.S. Treasury Bond ETF Increases Dividend

The firm also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, June 7th. Investors of record on Monday, June 3rd will be given a dividend of $0.0594 per share. This is a positive change from iShares U.S. Treasury Bond ETF’s previous dividend of $0.06. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, June 3rd.

About iShares U.S. Treasury Bond ETF

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The iShares U.S. Treasury Bond ETF (GOVT) is an exchange-traded fund that is based on the ICE U.S. Treasury Core Bond index. The fund tracks a market-weighted index of fixed-rate nonconvertible U.S. Treasury securities with a remaining maturity of one year or more. GOVT was launched on Feb 14, 2012 and is managed by BlackRock.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares U.S. Treasury Bond ETF (BATS:GOVT)

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