iShares Core Conservative Allocation ETF (AOK)
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With yields pulling back from a five-month peak, I look for alternatives to an intermediate-term treasury ETF. AOK is a fund of funds that invests in stocks and bonds, both issued in the US and abroad.
The affected funds include the firm's lineup of asset allocation ETFs.
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Some investors like the convenience of one investment providing both equity and fixed income exposure. iShares provides four with different equity/fixed income allocations. Here I will explain how these Fund-of-Funds function, show the current allocations, and provide performance data since inception for both AOA and AOK, the Aggressive and Conservative ETFs.
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