SHY - iShares 1-3 Year Treasury Bond ETF

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Previous Close83.71
Bid0.00 x 0
Ask0.00 x 0
Day's Range83.65 - 83.68
52 Week Range83.65 - 84.72
Avg. Volume1,214,839
Net Assets11.32B
PE Ratio (TTM)96.39
YTD Return0.26%
Beta (3y)0.23
Expense Ratio (net)0.15%
Inception Date2002-07-22
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  • Are Bond Yields Set to Move Higher this Week?
    Market Realist13 hours ago

    Are Bond Yields Set to Move Higher this Week?

    The US bond (BND) markets remained under pressure and closed lower for the week ended January 19. At the beginning of the week, a news article about China planning to cut down its purchases of US Treasuries triggered an initial sell-off. The US Treasury is not able to issue any more debt until the debt ceiling is raised, which could increase the volatility in the bond markets.

  • Your Guide to the US Debt Ceiling
    Market Realist4 days ago

    Your Guide to the US Debt Ceiling

    Are We Heading toward a Government Shutdown? The debt ceiling is a limit set by US Congress on how much debt the US federal government can carry at any given time. The first known creation of debt ceiling dates to 1917, when the US Treasury Department was allowed to issue bonds to fund expenses during World War I. In 1974, through the Budget Control Act, the current budget process came into effect.

  • Why the US Bond Market Moved Lower Last Week
    Market Realist6 days ago

    Why the US Bond Market Moved Lower Last Week

    The key reason for the bond market sell-off was the fear that inflation is set to increase in the months ahead. According to data reported on January 12, the consumer price index (or CPI) rose 0.1%, bringing the year-over-year inflation figure to 2.1%. This rise in inflation could keep rate hike expectations elevated, leading to higher yields and lower bond prices.

  • Interest Rate versus Gold: Interest Rate Wins Again
    Market Realist12 days ago

    Interest Rate versus Gold: Interest Rate Wins Again

    What Led to Decline in Precious Metals on Tuesday, January 9?

  • Will Bond Yield Spreads Continue to Get Narrower?
    Market Realist13 days ago

    Will Bond Yield Spreads Continue to Get Narrower?

    The troubles surrounding a flattening yield curve extended into the new year with the spread between the US ten-year and two-year Treasuries narrowing to a level last seen before the financial crisis of 2008. A flattening yield curve, if progress could lead to a yield curve inversion, could be a signal for a future recession. The reason for the yields falling lower was the lower level of inflation expectations.

  • Will Gold Move with US Interest Rates?
    Market Realist13 days ago

    Will Gold Move with US Interest Rates?

    What's Affecting Precious Metals at the Start of 2018?

  • Market Realist18 days ago

    How the Leading Credit Index Tracks US Credit Conditions

    The Conference Board LCI (Leading Credit Index), a constituent in the LEI (Leading Economic Index), is published every month and tracks credit conditions in the US economy by following changes in…

  • Market Realist18 days ago

    What to Make of the Pullback in Bond Yields Last Week

    The US FOMC December meeting minutes and the December employment data are key economic data releases that could impact markets this week.

  • Market Realist19 days ago

    Analyzing How US Treasury Performed in 2017

    The iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF (TLT), which tracks the performance of the US long-term Treasury bond, rose 8.9% in 2017.

  • Market Realist19 days ago

    How Gold Reacted to Interest Rate Hike in December

    Besides the slump of the US dollar during 2017, the other most important and most talked-about indicator is the US interest rate.

  • Market Realist28 days ago

    All 4 Precious Metals Rose on December 20, 2017

    All four precious metals had an up day on December 20, 2017. Gold increased 0.43% on the day and closed at $1,267.80 per ounce.

  • Market Realist28 days ago

    Why Bond Market Yields Rose Last Week

    The US bond (BND) markets witnessed surprising selling last week despite the passage of the tax reform bill.

  • Market Realistlast month

    Why Bond Market Speculators Increased Bullish Positions Last Week

    The Federal Reserve lowered its unemployment rate projection to 3.9% for 2018 and raised its GDP forecast.

  • Market Realistlast month

    How the Federal Reserve’s Rate Hike Affected Precious Metals

    Precious metals and miners saw some relief on December 13 after the Fed raised rates as expected. Sibanye Gold (SBGL), Aurico Gold (AUQ), and Goldcorp (GG) rose 3.5%, 3.6%, and 5.8%, respectively.

  • Market Realistlast month

    How Eager Are Precious Metals to Hear the Fed’s Decision?

    Gold, silver, and platinum all had a down day on Tuesday, December 13, mainly due to speculations over the Federal Reserve's pending interest rate decision.

  • Market Realistlast month

    Bill Gross: How Cost of Carry Could Change Investor Preference

    Gross believes that in return for cost of carry, if investors get risk-adjusted returns that will be unfruitful compared to the benchmark, they could shift their holdings to other asset classes.

  • Market Realistlast month

    Waiting for the Fed’s Decision: The Reaction of Precious Metals

    Although the US dollar has been the most important element contributing to changes in precious metals, the upcoming December meeting of the Federal Reserve has taken all of investors' attention.

  • Market Realistlast month

    Why Bond Market Speculators Cut Bullish Positions Last Week

    The US bond (BND) markets responded to the series of positive economic data releases from the US last week.

  • Market Realistlast month

    What Leads to Yield Curves Flattening

    There are multiple factors that can affect the shape of yield curves. Bonds (BND) with different maturities react differently to changes in economic conditions and expectations. For example, when the US ...

  • Market Realistlast month

    Assessing the Risk of a Flattening Yield Curve

    St. Louis Fed president and CEO James Bullard gave a presentation at a regional economic briefing on December 1. Throughout this series, we'll analyze Bullard’s take on the risks of an inverted yield curve....

  • Market Realist2 months ago

    Why Bond Market Speculators Are Betting on Further Fall in Yields

    The US bond (BND) market performance was mixed for the week ending December 1 as volatility increased.

  • Market Realist2 months ago

    The Leading Credit Index: October Update

    The Leading Credit Index for October was reported to be -0.70, improving from the revised September reading of -0.64.

  • Market Realist2 months ago

    Could the Federal Reserve Decision Move Precious Metals?

    Precious metal market participants will be closely watching the economic numbers that come out of the US, especially those that give an indication of the country's inflation level.

  • Market Realist2 months ago

    Interest Rate Rise or No Rise: Where Precious Metals Could Move

    Market participants were eyeing the Fed's meeting minutes that came out on Wednesday, November 22, 2017. Precious metals have a negative relationship to interest rates.

  • Market Realist2 months ago

    Understanding the Sharp Rise in Consumer Expectations in October

    The November Conference Board LEI reported the average consumer expectations for business conditions for October at 0.96, a sharp increase from the September reading of 0.43.