iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF (the Fund), formerly iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond Fund, is an exchange-traded fund (ETF). The Fund seeks to track the investment results of the Markit iBoxx USD Liquid High Yield Index (the Index), which is a rules-based index consisting of liquid the United States dollar-denominated, high yield corporate bonds for sale in the United States, as determined by the index provider. The Index may include large-, mid- or small-capitalization companies, and components primarily include consumer services, financial, industrials, and oil and gas companies. The components of the Index, and the degree to which these components represent certain industries. The Fund generally invests at least 90% of its assets in the securities of the Index and in investments that provide substantially similar exposure to the securities in the Index. The Fund's investment adviser is BlackRock Fund Advisors.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: Finance
- Industry: Exchange Traded Fund
- Sub-Industry: N/A
- Symbol: NYSE:HYG
- CUSIP: N/A
- Web: N/A
- 50 Day Moving Avg: $87.75
- 200 Day Moving Avg: $86.98
- 52 Week Range: $82.01 - $88.49
- Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
- Foreward P/E Ratio: 1,474.00
- P/E Growth: 0.00
- Average Volume: 11.59 million shs.
Frequently Asked Questions for iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond (NYSE:HYG)
What is iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond's stock symbol?
iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "HYG."
How often does iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond?
iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond announced a monthly dividend on Monday, May 1st. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, May 3rd will be paid a dividend of $0.3745 per share on Friday, May 5th. This represents a $4.49 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.08%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, May 1st. This is an increase from iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond's previous monthly dividend of $0.37. View iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond's Dividend History.
Are investors shorting iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond?
iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond saw a increase in short interest during the month of April. As of April 28th, there was short interest totalling 38,878,330 shares, an increase of 2.8% from the April 13th total of 37,815,387 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 8,706,677 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 4.5 days.
Who are some of iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond include HDFC Bank Limited (HDB), Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B), Berkshire Hathaway (BRK-A), Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Wells Fargo & Co (WFC), Bank of America Corp (BAC), HSBC Holdings plc (HSBC), Citigroup (C), Royal Bank of Canada (RY), Banco Santander, S.A. (SAN), China Life Insurance Co Ltd (LFC), BNP Paribas SA (BNPQY), Goldman Sachs Group (GS), U.S. Bancorp (USB), Toronto-Dominion Bank (TD), Allianz SE (AZSEY) and Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MTU).
How do I buy iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond stock?
Shares of iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
How much does a share of iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond stock cost?
One share of iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond stock can currently be purchased for approximately $88.44.
Consensus Ratings for iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond (NYSE:HYG) (?) The ratings breakdown includes the most recent rating from each analyst that has rated the stock within the last twelve months. The ratings score is a calculation of the average number of sell, hold, buy and strong buy ratings (0-1.5 = Sell, 1.5-2.5 = Hold, 2.5-3.5 = Buy, >3.5 = Strong Buy). The consensus price target is a mean average of the most recent price target set by each analyst that has set a price target for the stock in the last twelve months.
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Analysts' Ratings History for iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond (NYSE:HYG)
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Earnings History for iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond (NYSE:HYG)
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Earnings Estimates for iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond (NYSE:HYG)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.73 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.06 EPS
Current Dividend Information for iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond (NYSE:HYG)
|Most Recent Dividend:||5/5/2017|
|Dividend Growth:||-7.20% (3 Year Average)|
|Payout Ratio:||-615.07% (Based on This Year's Estimates)|
7,483.33% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend History by Quarter for iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond (NYSE:HYG)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
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