Blackrock IG Corporate Bond ETF | LQD

Low RiskFixed Income
Blackrock IG Corporate Bond ETF
Issued by:iShares by Blackrock
Exchange : AMEX
Unit Price (NAV) :
Minimum investment: 1 unit
Blackrock IG Corporate Bond ETF | LQD

Blackrock IG Corporate Bond ETF | LQD


The Blackrock IG Corporate Bond ETF (LQD) is the most popular option for investors looking to gain exposure to investment grade corporate bonds, making it a useful tool for those looking to access a corner of the bond market that should be a core component of any long-term, buy-and-hold portfolio. It provides access to 1000+ high quality corporate bonds in a single fund. About the Fund Manager:
BlackRock was incorporated in 1988 and is today the world's largest asset manager with $6.5 trillion in assets under management as of April 2019. It is one of the world's leading providers of investment, advisory and risk management solutions. Recommended for:
Asset Preservation Additional Information:
Fund Factsheet


PerformanceYTD actual1Y p.a3Y p.a5Y p.a10Y p.a
Blackrock IG Corporate Bond ETF-1.97%0.67%8.83%4.90%5.19%

Asset Class

Asset type breakdown

LQD Holdings - Top 10

NameiWeightage (%)
BlackRock Cash Funds Treasury SL Agency1.09%
GE Capital International Funding Company Unlimited Company 4.42%0.34%
Anheuser-Busch Companies LLC / Anheuser-Busch InBev Worldwide Inc 4.9%0.30%
CVS Health Corp 5.05%0.26%
Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. 6.75%0.22%
CVS Health Corp 4.3%0.21%
T-Mobile USA, Inc. 3.88%0.21%
AT&T Inc 3.5%0.20%
AT&T Inc 3.55%0.19%
Wells Fargo & Company 5.01%0.19%

LQD Countries

Countryi% of market value

Returns Calculator

Investment ofper month
gives returns of :
at 3.04% / annum
$in 10 years
for a time period of
Returnsbased on historic SIP returns of 3.04% per annum
$+ 3.04

LQD Summary Data

Total Net Assets $i
Average Mkt Cap Mil $i
Symbol LQD
Exchange ARCX
ISIN US4642872422
Cat. Benchmark BBgBarc US Agg Bond TR USD
Asset class Fixed Income
Category Corporate Bond
Country US

LQD Key Metrics

Net Expense Ratio 0.14i
Beta 1.78i
3 Year Standard Deviation 7.81i

Fund Strategy

iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF seeks to track the investment results of an index composed of U.S. dollar-denominated, investment-grade corporate bonds.

LQD Fact Sheets & Reports

About iShares by Blackrock

"iShares" is a gathering of ETFs managed by Blackrock. Blackrock is an American investment management corporation founded in 1988. Some iShares ETFs are actively managed but most funds track a bond or share market index.

Blackrock IG Corporate Bond ETF | LQD