Scotia Capital Inc. trimmed its position in shares of iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond (NASDAQ:TLT) by 66.9% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 12,697 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 25,682 shares during the quarter. Scotia Capital Inc.’s holdings in iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond were worth $1,588,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of TLT. Ameriprise Financial Inc. boosted its stake in iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond by 293.2% during the second quarter. Ameriprise Financial Inc. now owns 2,875,805 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $359,568,000 after buying an additional 2,144,378 shares during the last quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. boosted its stake in iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond by 837.3% during the second quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 915,494 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $114,546,000 after buying an additional 817,818 shares during the last quarter. FMR LLC boosted its stake in iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond by 45.4% during the second quarter. FMR LLC now owns 2,454,499 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $307,107,000 after buying an additional 766,689 shares during the last quarter. Bridgewater Associates LP acquired a new position in iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond during the second quarter worth $92,200,000. Finally, American Asset Management Inc. boosted its stake in iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond by 1,572.5% during the second quarter. American Asset Management Inc. now owns 440,268 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $55,086,000 after buying an additional 413,944 shares during the last quarter.

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iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond (NASDAQ:TLT) traded up 0.22% during trading on Friday, reaching $125.22. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 1,923,168 shares. iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond has a 52 week low of $116.49 and a 52 week high of $133.75. The company has a 50 day moving average price of $126.19 and a 200-day moving average price of $124.45.

The firm also recently disclosed a monthly dividend, which was paid on Friday, October 6th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, October 3rd were given a $0.2524 dividend. This represents a $3.03 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.42%. The ex-dividend date was Monday, October 2nd.

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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