JPMorgan Chase & Co. increased its position in iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond (NASDAQ:TLT) by 837.3% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 915,494 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after buying an additional 817,818 shares during the quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co.’s holdings in iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond were worth $114,546,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

Several other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in TLT. Moller Financial Services increased its position in iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond by 0.6% during the 2nd quarter. Moller Financial Services now owns 5,382 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $673,000 after purchasing an additional 33 shares during the period. Oppenheimer & Co. Inc. grew its position in shares of iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond by 0.5% during the 2nd quarter. Oppenheimer & Co. Inc. now owns 10,654 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $1,333,000 after buying an additional 54 shares during the period. Pinnacle Financial Partners Inc. grew its position in shares of iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond by 4.2% during the 2nd quarter. Pinnacle Financial Partners Inc. now owns 1,755 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $220,000 after buying an additional 70 shares during the period. Clear Harbor Asset Management LLC grew its position in shares of iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond by 2.2% during the 2nd quarter. Clear Harbor Asset Management LLC now owns 7,259 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $900,000 after buying an additional 154 shares during the period. Finally, IndexIQ Advisors LLC grew its position in shares of iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond by 42.1% during the 2nd quarter. IndexIQ Advisors LLC now owns 1,360 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $170,000 after buying an additional 403 shares during the period.

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Shares of iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond (NASDAQ:TLT) opened at 129.00 on Friday. iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond has a 12 month low of $116.49 and a 12 month high of $139.15. The stock’s 50 day moving average is $126.13 and its 200 day moving average is $123.40. iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond also was the recipient of some unusual options trading on Thursday. Traders purchased 75,919 call options on the stock. This is an increase of 166% compared to the typical daily volume of 28,512 call options.

The firm also recently announced a monthly dividend, which was paid on Friday, September 8th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, September 6th were paid a dividend of $0.2626 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Friday, September 1st. This represents a $3.15 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.44%.

iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond Profile

iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF (the Fund) is an exchange-traded fund. The Fund seeks to track the investment results of an index composed of United States Treasury bonds with remaining maturities greater than 20 years. The Fund seeks to track the investment results of the Barclays U.S. 20+ Year Treasury Bond Index (the Underlying Index), which measures the performance of public obligations of the United States Treasury that have a remaining maturity of 20 or more years.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond (NASDAQ:TLT)

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