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AOK

iShares Core Conservative Allocation ETF

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The investment seeks to track the investment results of the S&P Target Risk Conservative Index composed of a portfolio of underlying equity and fixed income funds intended to represent a conservative target risk allocation strategy. The fund is a fund of funds and seeks its investment objective by investing primarily in other iShares Underlying Funds that themselves seek investment results corresponding to their own respective underlying indexes. It generally will invest at least 90% of its assets in the component securities of the underlying index. The index measures the performance of the S&P Dow Jones Indices LLC proprietary allocation model.

Market Cap: 482 Million

Primary Exchange: NYSE Arca

Website: http://www.ishares.com

Shares Outstanding: 13.7 Million

Float: 13.7 Million

Dividend: 0.69078 (1.96%)

Beta: 0.244388

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Short Interest (Jan 15, 2013): 34.4 Thousand

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Longest drawdown: 326 trading days

From: 2015-04-24 To: 2016-08-09

Lowest Point:

The Great Owl ETF Portfolio

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-17 05:50:08:000

"Don't go outside your zone of competence, because outside that zone you may get emotional. And being emotional is never good for your investing. If you know yourself, your strengths and weaknesses, you will know the limits you must learn to live within each realm, your zone of comfort a… read more...

The Great Owl ETF Portfolio

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-17 05:50:08:000

"Don't go outside your zone of competence, because outside that zone you may get emotional. And being emotional is never good for your investing. If you know yourself, your strengths and weaknesses, you will know the limits you must learn to live within each realm, your zone of comfort a… read more...

The Great Owl ETF Portfolio

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-17 05:50:08:000

"Don't go outside your zone of competence, because outside that zone you may get emotional. And being emotional is never good for your investing. If you know yourself, your strengths and weaknesses, you will know the limits you must learn to live within each realm, your zone of comfort a… read more...

The Great Owl ETF Portfolio

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-17 05:50:08:000

"Don't go outside your zone of competence, because outside that zone you may get emotional. And being emotional is never good for your investing. If you know yourself, your strengths and weaknesses, you will know the limits you must learn to live within each realm, your zone of comfort a… read more...

The United States - The One And Only Master Of The (Investment) Universe Might Be Heading Towards A Pyrrhic Victory

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-08 08:25:11:000

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via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-08 08:25:11:000

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via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-08 08:25:11:000

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via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-08 08:25:11:000

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via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-08 08:25:11:000

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Target-Date ETFs Are Dead. Long Live Target Risk!

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-08 14:02:20:000

This article originally appeared in the May issue of Wealth Management magazine and online at Brad Zigler . Wrapping target-date strategies inside an ETF hasn't worked. But some ETFs do target an investors' risk profile-for a fee. Four years ago, the last target-date, or lifecycle, ex… read more...

Target-Date ETFs Are Dead. Long Live Target Risk!

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-08 14:02:20:000

This article originally appeared in the May issue of Wealth Management magazine and online at Brad Zigler . Wrapping target-date strategies inside an ETF hasn't worked. But some ETFs do target an investors' risk profile-for a fee. Four years ago, the last target-date, or lifecycle, ex… read more...

Target-Date ETFs Are Dead. Long Live Target Risk!

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-08 14:02:20:000

This article originally appeared in the May issue of Wealth Management magazine and online at Brad Zigler . Wrapping target-date strategies inside an ETF hasn't worked. But some ETFs do target an investors' risk profile-for a fee. Four years ago, the last target-date, or lifecycle, ex… read more...

Target-Date ETFs Are Dead. Long Live Target Risk!

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-08 14:02:20:000

This article originally appeared in the May issue of Wealth Management magazine and online at Brad Zigler . Wrapping target-date strategies inside an ETF hasn't worked. But some ETFs do target an investors' risk profile-for a fee. Four years ago, the last target-date, or lifecycle, ex… read more...

Target-Date ETFs Are Dead. Long Live Target Risk!

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-08 14:02:20:000

This article originally appeared in the May issue of Wealth Management magazine and online at Brad Zigler . Wrapping target-date strategies inside an ETF hasn't worked. But some ETFs do target an investors' risk profile-for a fee. Four years ago, the last target-date, or lifecycle, ex… read more...

Target-Date ETFs Are Dead. Long Live Target Risk!

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-08 14:02:20:000

This article originally appeared in the May issue of Wealth Management magazine and online at Brad Zigler . Wrapping target-date strategies inside an ETF hasn't worked. But some ETFs do target an investors' risk profile-for a fee. Four years ago, the last target-date, or lifecycle, ex… read more...

E*TRADE Significantly Expands Commission-Free ETF Lineup with 80 New Additions

via: Business Wire at 2018-02-02 08:05:00:000

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via: Business Wire at 2018-02-02 08:05:00:000

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via: Business Wire at 2018-02-02 08:05:00:000

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via: SeekingAlpha at 2017-12-04 10:59:00:000

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Get More From Your 401(K) With Tactical Asset Allocation

via: SeekingAlpha at 2017-11-28 14:24:41:000

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The Bond Market And Demographics

via: SeekingAlpha at 2017-09-28 11:00:00:000

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Better Retirement Investing Launched - Using The Innovative ArcPoint Advisor Platform

via: SeekingAlpha at 2017-08-25 12:00:00:000

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via: SeekingAlpha at 2016-02-26 14:20:56:000

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My Household Portfolio Management Process- Part One: Objectives

via: SeekingAlpha at 2016-02-19 10:56:14:000

Context My wife and I are in our mid-fifties. We will retire from full time employment, if the stars align, in about five years. We're both self-employed consultants - I'm a project portfolio analyst and my wife is a writer/communications consultant. I have created a customized inve… read more...

My Top 10 Monthly Dividend Stocks: Updated

via: SeekingAlpha at 2016-01-26 15:50:31:000

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via: SeekingAlpha at 2015-10-27 17:29:27:000

One of the best things about the Universe of ETFs is that an interested investor with a long term outlook, say for retirement or for the kids college fund, need not be an experienced stock or bond investor, nor be required to spend hours upon hours on research. ETFs are a tool as well as an … read more...

The iShares Core Conservative Allocation ETF: AOK Is A-OK

via: SeekingAlpha at 2015-10-19 14:33:22:000

Any individual investor who might catch equity and bond market news in bits and pieces during the course of the day is most likely feeling a bit of angst. Analyst and economist have seemed to become 'polarized' in their thinking. Some argue that impending inflation looms on the horizon; other … read more...

Granny Needs Some Loving: Seniors May Push For A Rate Hike To Help Grow Their Incomes

via: SeekingAlpha at 2015-09-21 10:04:42:000

Last week the Federal Reserve announced that the Fed Funds interest rate would remain the same for the time being. The Fed cited uncertainty in the global economic landscape and an inflation rate that is lower than the target 2% as reasons for not hiking rates at their September get-together. … read more...

Ex-Date Payment Date Record Date Declared Date Amount Flag Dividend Type Qualified Indicated
2018-03-02 2018-03-08 2018-03-05 2018-03-01 0.044386 Dividend income
2018-02-02 2018-02-08 2018-02-05 2018-02-01 0.051684 Dividend income
2017-12-28 2018-01-04 2017-12-29 2017-12-27 0.056242 Dividend income
2017-12-04 2017-12-08 2017-12-05 2017-12-02 0.071666 Short term capital gain
2017-11-02 2017-11-08 2017-11-03 2017-11-01 0.041338 Dividend income
2017-10-03 2017-10-10 2017-10-04 2017-10-02 0.069737 Dividend income
2017-09-06 2017-09-11 2017-09-07 2017-09-05 0.04753 Dividend income
2017-08-02 2017-08-08 2017-08-04 2017-08-01 0.045998 Dividend income
2017-07-06 2017-07-12 2017-07-10 2017-07-05 0.14096 Dividend income
2017-06-02 2017-06-08 2017-06-06 2017-06-01 0.044078 Dividend income
2017-05-02 2017-05-08 2017-05-04 2017-05-01 0.046835 Dividend income
2017-04-04 2017-04-10 2017-04-06 2017-04-03 0.065607 Dividend income
2017-03-02 2017-03-08 2017-03-06 2017-03-01 0.036947 Dividend income
2017-02-02 2017-02-08 2017-02-06 2017-02-01 0.04917 Dividend income
2016-12-28 2017-01-04 2016-12-30 2016-12-27 0.116828 Dividend income
2016-12-02 2016-12-08 2016-12-06 2016-12-01 0.058966 Dividend income
2016-11-02 2016-11-08 2016-11-04 2016-11-01 0.035388 Dividend income
2016-10-04 2016-10-11 2016-10-06 2016-10-03 0.062656 Dividend income
2016-09-02 2016-09-09 2016-09-07 2016-09-01 0.037807 Dividend income
2016-08-02 2016-08-08 2016-08-04 2016-08-01 0.038494 Dividend income
2016-07-06 2016-07-12 2016-07-08 2016-07-05 0.138985 Dividend income
2016-06-02 2016-06-08 2016-06-06 2016-06-01 0.035229 Dividend income
2016-05-03 2016-05-09 2016-05-05 2016-04-02 0.03784 Dividend income
2016-04-04 2016-04-08 2016-04-06 2016-04-01 0.065808 Dividend income
2016-03-02 2016-03-08 2016-03-04 2016-03-01 0.034106 Dividend income
2016-02-02 2016-02-08 2016-02-04 2016-02-01 0.034753 Dividend income
2015-12-28 2016-01-04 2015-12-30 2015-12-24 0.106727 Dividend income
2015-12-02 2015-12-08 2015-12-04 2015-12-01 0.032463 Dividend income
2015-11-03 2015-11-09 2015-11-05 2015-11-02 0.031505 Dividend income
2015-10-02 2015-10-08 2015-10-06 2015-10-01 0.057211 Dividend income
2015-09-02 2015-09-09 2015-09-04 2015-09-01 0.036545 Dividend income
2015-08-04 2015-08-10 2015-08-06 2015-08-03 0.03815 Dividend income
2015-07-02 2015-07-09 2015-07-07 2015-07-01 0.14127 Dividend income
2015-06-02 2015-06-08 2015-06-04 2015-06-01 0.036591 Dividend income
2015-05-04 2015-05-08 2015-05-06 2015-05-01 0.034687 Dividend income
2015-04-02 2015-04-09 2015-04-07 2015-04-01 0.062591 Dividend income
2015-03-03 2015-03-09 2015-03-05 2015-03-02 0.030275 Dividend income
2015-02-03 2015-02-09 2015-02-05 2015-02-02 0.030423 Dividend income
2014-12-26 2015-01-02 2014-12-30 2014-12-24 0.123664 Dividend income
2014-12-02 2014-12-08 2014-12-04 2014-12-01 0.037505 Dividend income
2014-11-04 2014-11-10 2014-11-06 2014-11-03 0.030942 Dividend income
2014-10-02 2014-10-08 2014-10-06 2014-10-01 0.058312 Dividend income
2014-09-03 2014-09-09 2014-09-05 2014-09-02 0.033892 Dividend income
2014-08-04 2014-08-08 2014-08-06 2014-08-01 0.035086 Dividend income
2014-07-02 2014-07-09 2014-07-07 2014-07-01 0.165177 Dividend income
2014-06-03 2014-06-09 2014-06-05 2014-06-02 0.041021 Dividend income
2014-05-02 2014-05-08 2014-05-06 2014-05-01 0.03531 Dividend income
2014-03-04 2014-03-10 2014-03-06 2014-03-03 0.028126 Dividend income
2014-02-04 2014-02-10 2014-02-06 2014-02-03 0.034784 Dividend income
2013-12-27 2014-01-03 2013-12-31 2013-12-26 0.09321 Dividend income
2013-12-03 2013-12-09 2013-12-05 2013-12-02 0.028182 Dividend income
2013-11-04 2013-11-08 2013-11-06 2013-11-01 0.028796 Dividend income
2013-10-02 2013-10-08 2013-10-04 2013-10-01 0.057149 Dividend income
2013-09-04 2013-09-10 2013-09-06 2013-09-03 0.031299 Dividend income
2013-08-02 2013-08-08 2013-08-06 2013-08-01 0.031927 Dividend income
2013-07-02 2013-07-09 2013-07-05 2013-07-01 0.127496 Dividend income
2013-06-04 2013-06-10 2013-06-06 2013-06-03 0.033012 Dividend income
2013-05-02 2013-05-08 2013-05-06 2013-05-01 0.035259 Dividend income
2013-03-04 2013-03-08 2013-03-06 2013-03-01 0.03179 Dividend income
2013-02-04 2013-02-08 2013-02-06 2013-02-01 0.021204 Dividend income
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