iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF (TLT)

TLT (n.a.:Financial Services) ETF
neg -2.79
Today's Range: 122.97 - 124.83 | TLT Avg Daily Volume: 9,110,300
Last Update: 03/06/15 - 4:00 PM EST
Volume: 19,815,916
YTD Performance: 0.29%
Open: $124.67
Previous Close: $126.29
52 Week Range: $105.60 - $138.50
Oustanding Shares: 57,800,000
Market Cap: 7,308,810,000
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for TLT
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy
Moderate Buy
Moderate Sell
Strong Sell
Mean Rec. 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Latest Dividend: 0.00
Latest Dividend Yield: 0.00%
Dividend Ex-Date: 12/31/69
Price Earnings Ratio: 0.00
Price Earnings Comparisons:
TLT Sector Avg. S&P 500
0.00 0.00 27.74
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
4.29% 17.35% 8.66%
Revenue 0.00 0.00 0.00
Net Income 0.00 0.00 0.00
EPS 0.00 0.00 0.00
Earnings for TLT:
Revenue 0.00B
Average Earnings Estimates

Earnings Estimates data is not available for TLT.

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Doug Kass

 | Mar 5, 2015 | 10:18 AM EST
It is interesting to note that the iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond (TLT) is flat in the face of another economic miss this morning.

Timothy Collins

 | Mar 3, 2015 | 3:20 PM EST

Bears would love to see the SPY and TLT roll over together.


Carley Garner

 | Mar 3, 2015 | 11:46 AM EST

Factors indicate a bearish bias.


Bob Byrne

 | Mar 3, 2015 | 7:30 AM EST

Nasdaq 5000 means nothing.


Doug Kass

 | Mar 3, 2015 | 7:20 AM EST
"It might seem crazy what I'm about to say

Doug Kass

 | Mar 2, 2015 | 11:31 AM EST
In "A Wave of Money to the Giants," Jim "El Capitan " Cramer describes with clarity the money rotation out of rate-sensitive sectors into large-cap stocks, which has clearly emerged in the U.S. stock market.

Doug Kass

 | Feb 27, 2015 | 7:28 AM EST
Apple (AAPL) rebounded from Wednesday's uncharacteristic loss and most of the Horsemen on the Nasdaq continued strong. The redirection "from old tech to new tech" that I noted earlier in the week and again by Jim "El Capitan" Cramer yesterday. Altisource Residential's (RESI) strength and news were good for the home team. Bond yields rose and that trend has continued this morning, with the yield on the 10-year U.S. note approaching 2.05%. (I shorted the iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond (TLT) at around $129.75 to hedge the interest rate risk in my closed-end municipal bond funds). The most important company news was not cited by the business media: weakness in Bank of America (BAC) shares. After the close, UBS confirmed my 10K filing concerns that could result in an adver

Doug Kass

 | Feb 26, 2015 | 3:23 PM EST
Caterpillar (CAT) looks like it has a rendezvous with $80 ahead of it. CAT remains on my Best Ideas List (short). For now, the market bends but doesn't break. I will stick to my notion of a "topping process." I am a $90.75 buyer of Deere (DE). I am working on a thesis why the U.S. auto manufacturers are destined for a period of underperformance and a protracted period of market share loss from foreign exchange weak exporters and from alternative manufacturers (e.g., Tesla (TSLA)) that are improving the "driving experience." The price of crude oil, as I feared, looks like it is destined to make a double bottom and to retest recent lows (-$2.37/barrel on the day). I missed shorting some more Apple (AAPL) as the shares never traded at my level of $131. I mentioned Ocwen (OCN) traded higher on word of a large naked short put trade. What happens is that the market maker on the other side is effectively short (long puts) and is forced to buy stock on a delta-adjusted basis to "even out." New low on TLT on the day and down by about $0.50 from short sale (hedge against muni funds). New daily low on IBM (IBM). Bank of America (BAC) breaks $16, avoid. All five of my regional bank holdings are higher today. Ali Blah Blah has missed out of the Nasdaq rip. Looks lower. (Remember, BABA is on my Surprise List.) I have raised my net short exposure today -- up to 15% net short. Is Warren Buffett becoming fearful while most others have become greedy? Stay tuned to Becky's interview with The Oracle on CNBC's "Squawk Box" on Monday.

Doug Kass

 | Feb 26, 2015 | 11:17 AM EST
As I suggested earlier this week, I have hedged out the interest-rate risk in my lengthy list of closed-end municipal bond fund investments.

Chris Versace and Lenore Hawkins

 | Feb 25, 2015 | 5:00 PM EST

Discount historical norms and think of Peter Pan's Never, Never Land.

I always say avoid the self confident who are full of themselves. The only certainty (in t...

Kudos to Bret "Not George" Jensen today in my Diary.
Great job.

The market is coming to terms with the increasing possibility of interest rates moving hig...
Bonds and notes are taking it on the chin following a much better than expected jobs numbe...


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