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Key Stats

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Expense Ratio Discount or Premium to NAV Total Assets Under Management 30-Day Average Daily Volume
0.20% -0.10% 148.45M 19714.03
Dividend Yield Turnover Ratio 1 Year Fund Level Flows Max Drawdown (All)
2.89% 118.0% -38.12M Upgrade

Basic Info

Investment Strategy
The investment seeks to track the investment results of the Morningstar® U.S. Bond Market Yield-Optimized IndexSM. The fund generally will invest at least 90% of its assets in the component securities of the underlying index and may invest up to 10% of its assets in certain futures, options and swap contracts, cash and cash equivalents, including shares of BlackRock Cash Funds, as well as in securities not included in the underlying index, but which BFA believes will help the fund track the underlying index. The underlying index is a broadly diversified fixed-income index that seeks to deliver current income while maintaining long-term capital appreciation.
General
Security Type Exchange-Traded Fund
Equity Style --
Fixed Income Style Low Quality/Moderate Sensitivity
Broad Asset Class Taxable Bond
Broad Category Fixed Income
Category Name Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
Category Index Bloomberg US Universal TR USD
Prospectus Objective Income
Fund Owner Firm Name iShares
Prospectus Benchmark Index
Morningstar US Bd Yld-Opt TR USD 100.0%
Broad Asset Class Benchmark Index
^BBUSATR 100.0%
Manager Tenure
James Mauro 7.45 yrs
Karen Uyehara 0.59 yrs

Net Fund Flows Versus Category

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As of September 30, 2021

Performance Versus Category

 
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As of October 22, 2021. Returns for periods of 1 year and above are annualized.

Annual Total Returns Versus Peers

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As of October 22, 2021.

Fundamentals

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Distribution Yield Upgrade
Dividend Yield TTM (10-22-21) 2.89%
30-Day SEC Yield (5-1-20) Upgrade
7-Day SEC Yield --
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Bond
Current Yield 3.07%
Yield to Maturity Upgrade
Effective Duration Upgrade
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As of October 21, 2021

Asset Allocation

As of October 21, 2021.
Type % Net % Long % Short
Cash 5.76% Upgrade Upgrade
Stock 0.00% Upgrade Upgrade
Bond 93.22% Upgrade Upgrade
Convertible 1.00% Upgrade Upgrade
Preferred 0.01% Upgrade Upgrade
Other 0.00% Upgrade Upgrade

Basic Info

Investment Strategy
The investment seeks to track the investment results of the Morningstar® U.S. Bond Market Yield-Optimized IndexSM. The fund generally will invest at least 90% of its assets in the component securities of the underlying index and may invest up to 10% of its assets in certain futures, options and swap contracts, cash and cash equivalents, including shares of BlackRock Cash Funds, as well as in securities not included in the underlying index, but which BFA believes will help the fund track the underlying index. The underlying index is a broadly diversified fixed-income index that seeks to deliver current income while maintaining long-term capital appreciation.
General
Security Type Exchange-Traded Fund
Equity Style --
Fixed Income Style Low Quality/Moderate Sensitivity
Broad Asset Class Taxable Bond
Broad Category Fixed Income
Category Name Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
Category Index Bloomberg US Universal TR USD
Prospectus Objective Income
Fund Owner Firm Name iShares
Prospectus Benchmark Index
Morningstar US Bd Yld-Opt TR USD 100.0%
Broad Asset Class Benchmark Index
^BBUSATR 100.0%
Manager Tenure
James Mauro 7.45 yrs
Karen Uyehara 0.59 yrs

Fundamentals

General
Distribution Yield Upgrade
Dividend Yield TTM (10-22-21) 2.89%
30-Day SEC Yield (5-1-20) Upgrade
7-Day SEC Yield --
Number of Holdings Upgrade
Bond
Current Yield 3.07%
Yield to Maturity Upgrade
Effective Duration Upgrade
Average Coupon Upgrade
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Average Price Upgrade
As of October 21, 2021

Fund Details

Key Dates
Inception Date 4/22/2014
Last Annual Report Date 10/31/2020
Last Prospectus Date 3/1/2021
Attributes
Enhanced Index Fund No
Index Fund Yes
Inverse Fund No
Leveraged Fund No
Fund of Funds Yes
Currency Hedged Fund No
Synthetic Replication Fund No
Has Dividend Investment Plan No
Socially Responsible Fund No