News headlines about iShares Barclays Short Treasury Bond Fnd (NASDAQ:SHV) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. iShares Barclays Short Treasury Bond Fnd earned a news impact score of 0.12 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news headlines about the company an impact score of 47.006935087686 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the immediate future.
iShares Barclays Short Treasury Bond Fnd (NASDAQ:SHV) traded up $0.04 during midday trading on Thursday, reaching $110.24. 640,100 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 709,819. iShares Barclays Short Treasury Bond Fnd has a 12 month low of $110.18 and a 12 month high of $110.41.
The company also recently announced a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, December 28th. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 22nd will be paid a dividend of $0.092 per share. This is a boost from iShares Barclays Short Treasury Bond Fnd’s previous monthly dividend of $0.09. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 21st. This represents a $1.10 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.00%.
About iShares Barclays Short Treasury Bond Fnd
iShares Short Treasury Bond ETF (the Fund), formerly iShares Barclays Short Treasury Bond Fund, is an exchange-traded fund (ETF). The Fund seeks investment results that correspond to the price and yield performance of the Barclays Capital U.S. Short Treasury Bond Index (the Index). The Index measures the performance of public obligations of the United States Treasury that have a remaining maturity of between 1 and 12 months.
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