iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF (TLT)

TLT (n.a.:Financial Services) ETF
pos +1.64
Today's Range: 121.26 - 122.85 | TLT Avg Daily Volume: 7,896,000
Last Update: 12/01/15 - 4:00 PM EST
Volume: 12,463,481
YTD Performance: -3.55%
Open: $121.26
Previous Close: $121.19
52 Week Range: $114.88 - $138.50
Oustanding Shares: 50,800,000
Market Cap: 6,145,276,000
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for TLT
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A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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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 32.66
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-0.74% -0.85% -2.68%
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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Scale Symbol Comparison Bollinger Bands
There is positive price momentum and that feeds on itself regardless of what's in the headlines.

My Latest Moves Real Money Pro($)

I'm using banks' strength today to pare back some longs that I had added over the last few weeks. I'm also out of my small positions in the ProShares Short 20+ Year Treasury ETF (TBF) and the iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF (TLT). I've now entirely eliminated my closed-end municipal bond funds, which I'd been selling on strength over the last few weeks. They were a great place to camp out over the last two years!
Sellers may lack support, but buyers lack the motivation they exhibited last week.

Today's Trades and Orders Real Money Pro($)

Bonds are well bid this morning, with the iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF (TLT) up $0.85 as I write this. I'm using the strength to further reduce my exposure to closed-end municipal-bond funds, which I've been selling since last week. I'm adding to my long of the Blackstone/GSO
Many will argue that a December rate hike spells doom.
Here's another excellent and well-articulated post from subscriber Kim G that mirrors some of my previous commentary and talking points:
Think twice before you go full TLT.
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