iShares Barclays TIPS Bond ETF (TIP) announces monthly distribution of $0.3111. 30-day SEC yield...


iShares Barclays TIPS Bond ETF (TIP) announces monthly distribution of $0.3111. 30-day SEC yield of 7.84% (as of 4/30/2013). For shareholders of record May 03. Payable May 07. Ex-div date May 01.
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  • 1880gh
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    good or bad for us old people sounds good to have in IRA MIKEEEEEEEEEE
    1 May 2013, 04:28 PM Reply Like
  • SA Editor Jonathan Liss
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    It's good to have at least some exposure to TIPS just in case inflation does suddenly spike to protect your spending power.

     

    BTW, anyone know what deal with this yield is? As they didn't pay last month it's clearly a 1-month inflated yield. The 12 month is considerably lower.
    2 May 2013, 07:08 AM Reply Like
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