iShares JP Morgan USD Emerging Markets Bond ETF (NASDAQ:EMB) reached a new 52-week low during mid-day trading on Thursday . The stock traded as low as $103.77 and last traded at $103.91, with a volume of 120365 shares. The stock had previously closed at $104.30.

The company also recently declared a monthly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, November 7th. Investors of record on Friday, November 2nd were paid a dividend of $0.461 per share. This is an increase from iShares JP Morgan USD Emerging Markets Bond ETF’s previous monthly dividend of $0.45. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, November 1st. This represents a $5.53 annualized dividend and a yield of 5.33%.

A number of institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. IFP Advisors Inc increased its stake in iShares JP Morgan USD Emerging Markets Bond ETF by 1.7% during the 2nd quarter. IFP Advisors Inc now owns 27,161 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $2,900,000 after buying an additional 463 shares during the period. New England Investment & Retirement Group Inc. grew its holdings in iShares JP Morgan USD Emerging Markets Bond ETF by 7.5% during the 2nd quarter. New England Investment & Retirement Group Inc. now owns 7,379 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $845,000 after acquiring an additional 513 shares in the last quarter. Flaharty Asset Management LLC grew its holdings in iShares JP Morgan USD Emerging Markets Bond ETF by 15.2% during the 3rd quarter. Flaharty Asset Management LLC now owns 4,162 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $447,000 after acquiring an additional 550 shares in the last quarter. Midwest Professional Planners LTD. grew its holdings in iShares JP Morgan USD Emerging Markets Bond ETF by 2.1% during the 3rd quarter. Midwest Professional Planners LTD. now owns 27,569 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $2,972,000 after acquiring an additional 554 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Colony Group LLC grew its holdings in iShares JP Morgan USD Emerging Markets Bond ETF by 9.2% during the 2nd quarter. Colony Group LLC now owns 6,997 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $747,000 after acquiring an additional 589 shares in the last quarter.

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iShares JP Morgan USD Emerging Markets Bond ETF Company Profile (NASDAQ:EMB)

iShares J.P. Morgan USD Emerging Markets Bond ETF, formerly iShares JPMorgan USD Emerging Markets Bond Fund (the Fund), is an exchange-traded fund. The Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of the JPMorgan EMBI Global Core Index (the Index). The Index is a diverse United States dollar-denominated emerging markets debt benchmark, which tracks the total return of actively traded external debt instruments in emerging market countries.

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