Sterling Investment Advisors Ltd. Acquires 138 Shares of iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF (NYSEARCA:LQD)

Sterling Investment Advisors Ltd. grew its holdings in shares of iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF (NYSEARCA:LQD) by 20.0% during the second quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 828 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after purchasing an additional 138 shares during the period. Sterling Investment Advisors Ltd.’s holdings in iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF were worth $103,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Verity Asset Management Inc. boosted its position in shares of iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF by 30.7% during the 2nd quarter. Verity Asset Management Inc. now owns 9,034 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $1,035,000 after acquiring an additional 2,120 shares in the last quarter. Prime Capital Investment Advisors LLC acquired a new stake in shares of iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF during the 2nd quarter valued at about $5,316,000. Advisors Preferred LLC boosted its position in shares of iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF by 170.0% during the 2nd quarter. Advisors Preferred LLC now owns 52,912 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $6,574,000 after acquiring an additional 33,313 shares in the last quarter. Enterprise Trust & Investment Co acquired a new stake in shares of iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF during the 2nd quarter valued at about $88,000. Finally, Pinkerton Retirement Specialists LLC acquired a new stake in shares of iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF during the 2nd quarter valued at about $1,320,000.

Shares of iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF stock traded up $0.47 during trading on Friday, hitting $128.40. 7,998,486 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 10,016,724. The firm’s fifty day moving average price is $125.11 and its 200 day moving average price is $120.53. iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF has a twelve month low of $111.25 and a twelve month high of $128.73.

iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF Profile

iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF (the Fund), formerly iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond Fund, is an exchange-traded fund (ETF). The Fund seeks to track the investment results of the Markit iBoxx USD Liquid Investment Grade Index (the Index), which is a rules-based index consisting of liquid, the United States dollar-denominated, investment-grade corporate bonds for sale in the United States.

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