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iShares Core Moderate Allocation ETF

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The investment seeks to track the investment results of the S&P Target Risk Moderate Index composed of a portfolio of underlying equity and fixed income funds intended to represent a moderate 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: 947 Million

Primary Exchange: NYSE Arca

Website: http://www.ishares.com

Shares Outstanding: 24.4 Million

Float: 24.4 Million

Dividend: 0.711988 (1.83%)

Beta: 0.429313

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Short Interest (Jan 15, 2013): 16.2 Thousand

Ethical Flags

Longest drawdown: 343 trading days

From: 2015-04-27 To: 2016-09-02

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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

Background Everywhere you look (everywhere you look) There's a heart (there's a heart) A hand to hold on to Everywhere you look (everywhere you look) There's a face (There's a face) Of somebody who needs you Everywhere you look (everywhere you look) When you lost out there and you'r… 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

Background Everywhere you look (everywhere you look) There's a heart (there's a heart) A hand to hold on to Everywhere you look (everywhere you look) There's a face (There's a face) Of somebody who needs you Everywhere you look (everywhere you look) When you lost out there and you'r… 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

Background Everywhere you look (everywhere you look) There's a heart (there's a heart) A hand to hold on to Everywhere you look (everywhere you look) There's a face (There's a face) Of somebody who needs you Everywhere you look (everywhere you look) When you lost out there and you'r… 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

Background Everywhere you look (everywhere you look) There's a heart (there's a heart) A hand to hold on to Everywhere you look (everywhere you look) There's a face (There's a face) Of somebody who needs you Everywhere you look (everywhere you look) When you lost out there and you'r… 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

Background Everywhere you look (everywhere you look) There's a heart (there's a heart) A hand to hold on to Everywhere you look (everywhere you look) There's a face (There's a face) Of somebody who needs you Everywhere you look (everywhere you look) When you lost out there and you'r… 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

Background Everywhere you look (everywhere you look) There's a heart (there's a heart) A hand to hold on to Everywhere you look (everywhere you look) There's a face (There's a face) Of somebody who needs you Everywhere you look (everywhere you look) When you lost out there and you'r… 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

Background Everywhere you look (everywhere you look) There's a heart (there's a heart) A hand to hold on to Everywhere you look (everywhere you look) There's a face (There's a face) Of somebody who needs you Everywhere you look (everywhere you look) When you lost out there and you'r… 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

Background Everywhere you look (everywhere you look) There's a heart (there's a heart) A hand to hold on to Everywhere you look (everywhere you look) There's a face (There's a face) Of somebody who needs you Everywhere you look (everywhere you look) When you lost out there and you'r… 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

Background Everywhere you look (everywhere you look) There's a heart (there's a heart) A hand to hold on to Everywhere you look (everywhere you look) There's a face (There's a face) Of somebody who needs you Everywhere you look (everywhere you look) When you lost out there and you'r… 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

Background Everywhere you look (everywhere you look) There's a heart (there's a heart) A hand to hold on to Everywhere you look (everywhere you look) There's a face (There's a face) Of somebody who needs you Everywhere you look (everywhere you look) When you lost out there and you'r… 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

Background Everywhere you look (everywhere you look) There's a heart (there's a heart) A hand to hold on to Everywhere you look (everywhere you look) There's a face (There's a face) Of somebody who needs you Everywhere you look (everywhere you look) When you lost out there and you'r… read more...

An Analyst Says Asset Allocation 'In Serious Decline.' Really?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-15 12:19:42:000

A Forbes columnist last week warned that asset allocation is falling on hard times. Rob Isbitts, founder and chief investment officer of Sungarden Investment Research, writes that "if you started investing in a typical asset allocation strategy any time since mid-2012, your returns have been… read more...

An Analyst Says Asset Allocation 'In Serious Decline.' Really?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-15 12:19:42:000

A Forbes columnist last week warned that asset allocation is falling on hard times. Rob Isbitts, founder and chief investment officer of Sungarden Investment Research, writes that "if you started investing in a typical asset allocation strategy any time since mid-2012, your returns have been… read more...

An Analyst Says Asset Allocation 'In Serious Decline.' Really?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-15 12:19:42:000

A Forbes columnist last week warned that asset allocation is falling on hard times. Rob Isbitts, founder and chief investment officer of Sungarden Investment Research, writes that "if you started investing in a typical asset allocation strategy any time since mid-2012, your returns have been… read more...

An Analyst Says Asset Allocation 'In Serious Decline.' Really?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-15 12:19:42:000

A Forbes columnist last week warned that asset allocation is falling on hard times. Rob Isbitts, founder and chief investment officer of Sungarden Investment Research, writes that "if you started investing in a typical asset allocation strategy any time since mid-2012, your returns have been… read more...

An Analyst Says Asset Allocation 'In Serious Decline.' Really?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-15 12:19:42:000

A Forbes columnist last week warned that asset allocation is falling on hard times. Rob Isbitts, founder and chief investment officer of Sungarden Investment Research, writes that "if you started investing in a typical asset allocation strategy any time since mid-2012, your returns have been… read more...

An Analyst Says Asset Allocation 'In Serious Decline.' Really?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-15 12:19:42:000

A Forbes columnist last week warned that asset allocation is falling on hard times. Rob Isbitts, founder and chief investment officer of Sungarden Investment Research, writes that "if you started investing in a typical asset allocation strategy any time since mid-2012, your returns have been… read more...

An Analyst Says Asset Allocation 'In Serious Decline.' Really?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-15 12:19:42:000

A Forbes columnist last week warned that asset allocation is falling on hard times. Rob Isbitts, founder and chief investment officer of Sungarden Investment Research, writes that "if you started investing in a typical asset allocation strategy any time since mid-2012, your returns have been… read more...

An Analyst Says Asset Allocation 'In Serious Decline.' Really?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-15 12:19:42:000

A Forbes columnist last week warned that asset allocation is falling on hard times. Rob Isbitts, founder and chief investment officer of Sungarden Investment Research, writes that "if you started investing in a typical asset allocation strategy any time since mid-2012, your returns have been… read more...

An Analyst Says Asset Allocation 'In Serious Decline.' Really?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-15 12:19:42:000

A Forbes columnist last week warned that asset allocation is falling on hard times. Rob Isbitts, founder and chief investment officer of Sungarden Investment Research, writes that "if you started investing in a typical asset allocation strategy any time since mid-2012, your returns have been… read more...

An Analyst Says Asset Allocation 'In Serious Decline.' Really?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-15 12:19:42:000

A Forbes columnist last week warned that asset allocation is falling on hard times. Rob Isbitts, founder and chief investment officer of Sungarden Investment Research, writes that "if you started investing in a typical asset allocation strategy any time since mid-2012, your returns have been… read more...

An Analyst Says Asset Allocation 'In Serious Decline.' Really?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-15 12:19:42:000

A Forbes columnist last week warned that asset allocation is falling on hard times. Rob Isbitts, founder and chief investment officer of Sungarden Investment Research, writes that "if you started investing in a typical asset allocation strategy any time since mid-2012, your returns have been… read more...

An Analyst Says Asset Allocation 'In Serious Decline.' Really?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-15 12:19:42:000

A Forbes columnist last week warned that asset allocation is falling on hard times. Rob Isbitts, founder and chief investment officer of Sungarden Investment Research, writes that "if you started investing in a typical asset allocation strategy any time since mid-2012, your returns have been… read more...

An Analyst Says Asset Allocation 'In Serious Decline.' Really?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-15 12:19:42:000

A Forbes columnist last week warned that asset allocation is falling on hard times. Rob Isbitts, founder and chief investment officer of Sungarden Investment Research, writes that "if you started investing in a typical asset allocation strategy any time since mid-2012, your returns have been… 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...

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...

A Fund By Any Other Name

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-28 11:04:37:000

Though not unexpected, most of us were surprised by the spike in volatility that we saw in the beginning of February 2018. The fallout hit some big-name players and hedge funds that were on the wrong side of the volatility bet. Most interesting to me was the hit that befell the LJM Preservatio… read more...

A Fund By Any Other Name

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-28 11:04:37:000

Though not unexpected, most of us were surprised by the spike in volatility that we saw in the beginning of February 2018. The fallout hit some big-name players and hedge funds that were on the wrong side of the volatility bet. Most interesting to me was the hit that befell the LJM Preservatio… read more...

A Fund By Any Other Name

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-28 11:04:37:000

Though not unexpected, most of us were surprised by the spike in volatility that we saw in the beginning of February 2018. The fallout hit some big-name players and hedge funds that were on the wrong side of the volatility bet. Most interesting to me was the hit that befell the LJM Preservatio… 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

Customers can build customized, diversified portfolios made entirely of commission-free ETFs E*TRADE Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:ETFC) today announced a significant expansion of its commission-free exchange-traded fund (ETF) lineup, all of which are non-proprietary: Since Augu… 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

Customers can build customized, diversified portfolios made entirely of commission-free ETFs E*TRADE Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:ETFC) today announced a significant expansion of its commission-free exchange-traded fund (ETF) lineup, all of which are non-proprietary: Since Augu… 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

Customers can build customized, diversified portfolios made entirely of commission-free ETFs E*TRADE Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:ETFC) today announced a significant expansion of its commission-free exchange-traded fund (ETF) lineup, all of which are non-proprietary: Since Augu… 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

Customers can build customized, diversified portfolios made entirely of commission-free ETFs E*TRADE Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:ETFC) today announced a significant expansion of its commission-free exchange-traded fund (ETF) lineup, all of which are non-proprietary: Since Augu… read more...

Guarded 2018 outlook from Vanguard

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

"Our investment outlook [2018 and beyond] is one of higher risks and lower returns," says the team at the passive investing giant. More news on: Cornerstone Progressive Return Fund, Tri-Continental, iShares Core Aggressive Allocation ETF, News on ETFs, Read more … read more...

Valuations highest since 1900, by one measure - Goldman

via: SeekingAlpha at 2017-11-29 08:02:54:000

"It has seldom been the case that equities, bonds and credit have been similarly expensive at the same time," says the international strategist team at Goldman, with only the 1920s and 1950s coming close. More news on: Cornerstone Progressive Return Fund, Tri-Continental, iShares Core Ag… read more...

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

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

What is tactical asset allocation? Tactical asset allocation is an investment strategy that blends elements of passive and active management in an effort to produce superior risk-adjusted returns. ArcPoint specializes in constructing portfolios of low-cost index stock and bond funds. The … read more...

Better Retirement Investing Launched - Using The Innovative ArcPoint Advisor Platform

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

(Editors' Note: This article is meant as an introduction for Better Retirement Investing , a new Marketplace service by Reason Investments). For many of us, our largest financial holdings consist of retirement savings in our 401(k) or other workplace retirement accounts. Unfortunately… read more...

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...

How Good Are Active ETFs?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2015-12-23 09:31:33:000

This article originally appeared in the January issue of REP./WealthManagement Magazine and online at WealthManagement.com Headline numbers will not tell you what you need to know. In 2015, exchange traded funds (ETFs) celebrated a 25-year anniversary by commemorating the 1990 launch… read more...

Investing Mantra: AOM

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...

When Higher Volatility Leads To Lower Risk

via: SeekingAlpha at 2015-06-30 12:55:38:000

Introduction Investors benefit from availability of low-cost exchange-traded and mutual funds, and from myriad choices of strategies and tactics for allocating assets to a portfolio of these funds. Investors also have access to web-based tools to back test portfolio return and volatility… read more...

BAML: Summer could be "lose-lose" for risk assets

via: SeekingAlpha at 2015-05-18 12:56:18:000

Either economic trends improve, prompting the Fed to hike rates, or - "more ominously," says Chief Investment Strategist Michael Hartnett - macro conditions do not recover, leading to EPS downgrades. Read more More news on: Cornerstone Progressive Return Fund , Cornerstone Total… read more...

BlackRock's Watt: Spring 2015 feeling like last days of Pompeii

via: SeekingAlpha at 2015-05-14 11:49:08:000

"This is when we find out if hedge funds really hedge," says BlackRock's Ewen Cameron Watt, musing on the impact of coming rate hikes. Some of us feel like the informed citizens of Pompeii around 79 AD: we are grateful for the lovely sea views but worry about the volcano in the backg… read more...

Ex-Date Payment Date Record Date Declared Date Amount Flag Dividend Type Qualified Indicated
2017-12-28 2018-01-04 2017-12-29 2017-12-27 0.155567 Short term capital gain
2017-10-03 2017-10-10 2017-10-04 2017-10-02 0.161849 Dividend income
2017-07-06 2017-07-12 2017-07-10 2017-07-05 0.254496 Dividend income
2017-04-04 2017-04-10 2017-04-06 2017-04-03 0.136544 Dividend income
2016-12-28 2017-01-04 2016-12-30 2016-12-27 0.23235 Dividend income
2016-10-04 2016-10-11 2016-10-06 2016-10-03 0.138693 Dividend income
2016-07-06 2016-07-12 2016-07-08 2016-07-05 0.238236 Dividend income
2016-04-04 2016-04-08 2016-04-06 2016-04-01 0.146064 Dividend income
2015-12-29 2016-01-05 2015-12-31 2015-12-28 0.011299 EX Dividend income
2015-12-28 2016-01-04 2015-12-30 2015-12-24 0.157338 Dividend income
2015-10-02 2015-10-08 2015-10-06 2015-10-01 0.13257 Dividend income
2015-07-02 2015-07-09 2015-07-07 2015-07-01 0.244771 Dividend income
2015-04-02 2015-04-09 2015-04-07 2015-04-01 0.127875 Dividend income
2014-12-26 2015-01-02 2014-12-30 2014-12-24 0.20688 Dividend income
2014-10-02 2014-10-08 2014-10-06 2014-10-01 0.131642 Dividend income
2014-07-02 2014-07-09 2014-07-07 2014-07-01 0.271808 Dividend income
2013-12-27 2014-01-03 2013-12-31 2013-12-26 0.165966 Dividend income
2013-10-02 2013-10-08 2013-10-04 2013-10-01 0.12939 Dividend income
2013-07-02 2013-07-09 2013-07-05 2013-07-01 0.228248 Dividend income
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