iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond Company Profile (NYSE:HYG)

About iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond (NYSE:HYG)

iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond logoiShares 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
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $87.75
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $86.98
  • 52 Week Range: $82.01 - $88.49
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 1,474.00
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Misc:
  • 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?

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.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond (NYSE:HYG) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond (NYSE:HYG)
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Earnings

Earnings History for iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond (NYSE:HYG)
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Estimates

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

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond (NYSE:HYG)
Most Recent Dividend:5/5/2017
Annual Dividend:$4.49
Dividend Yield:5.08%
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 Payments by Quarter for iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond (NYSE:HYG)

Dividend History by Quarter for iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond (NYSE:HYG)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/1/2017monthly$0.375.12%5/1/20175/3/20175/5/2017
4/3/2017monthly$0.375.12%4/3/20174/5/20174/7/2017
3/1/2017monthly$0.385.22%3/1/20173/3/20173/7/2017
2/1/2017monthly$0.385.25%2/1/20172/3/20172/7/2017
12/22/2016monthly$0.293.96%12/22/201612/27/201612/29/2016
7/1/2015monthly$0.395.36%7/1/20157/6/20157/8/2015
6/1/2015monthly$0.405.32%6/1/20156/3/20156/5/2015
5/1/2015monthly$0.405.32%5/1/20155/5/20155/7/2015
4/1/2015monthly$0.415.38%4/1/20154/6/20154/8/2015
3/2/2015monthly$0.395.16%3/2/20153/4/20153/6/2015
2/2/2015monthly$0.364.85%2/2/20152/4/20152/6/2015
12/24/2014monthly$0.395.13%12/24/201412/29/201412/31/2014
12/1/2014monthly$0.425.57%12/1/201412/3/201412/5/2014
11/3/2014monthly$0.405.25%11/3/201411/5/201411/7/2014
10/1/2014monthly$0.395.12%10/1/201410/3/201410/7/2014
9/2/2014monthly$0.435.49%9/2/20149/4/20149/8/2014
8/1/2014monthly$0.435.62%8/1/20148/5/20148/7/2014
7/1/2014monthly$0.425.25%7/1/20147/3/20147/8/2014
6/2/2014monthly$0.435.46%6/2/20146/4/20146/6/2014
5/1/2014monthly$0.425.42%5/1/20145/5/20145/7/2014
4/1/2014monthly$0.455.68%4/1/20144/3/20144/7/2014
3/3/2014monthly$0.465.89%3/3/20143/5/20143/7/2014
2/3/2014monthly$0.465.99%2/3/20142/5/20142/7/2014
12/26/2013monthly$0.476.05%12/26/201312/30/20131/2/2014
12/2/2013monthly$0.455.81%12/2/201312/4/201312/6/2013
11/1/2013monthly$0.455.82%11/1/201311/5/201311/7/2013
10/1/2013monthly$0.445.83%10/1/201310/3/201310/7/2013
9/3/2013monthly$0.486.37%9/3/20139/5/20139/9/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond (NYSE:HYG)
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Headlines

Headline Trends for iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond (NYSE:HYG)
Latest Headlines for iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond (NYSE:HYG)
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americanbankingnews.com logoTraders Purchase Large Volume of Put Options on iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond (HYG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 19 at 1:46 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy Are Bond Traders Increasing Their Net Positions?
finance.yahoo.com - May 16 at 5:41 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWells Fargo Says It's Time to Take Profits in High Yield
finance.yahoo.com - May 16 at 5:41 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoA Rising Star Among Bond ETFs
finance.yahoo.com - May 12 at 6:28 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWill the Fed’s Balance Sheet Rebalancing Act Disrupt the Markets?
finance.yahoo.com - May 11 at 11:24 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoiShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond Sees Unusually High Options Volume (HYG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 11 at 7:48 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoTraders Buy High Volume of Put Options on iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond (HYG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 6 at 7:10 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoYour May FOMC Meeting Update
finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 5:47 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMunicipal bonds attractive again as Trump euphoria wanes: Pimco
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 10:25 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAs Junk-Bond Signals Flash Red, Trump's Tax Plan Poses a New Risk
finance.yahoo.com - May 2 at 4:16 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoiShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond (HYG) to Issue Monthly Dividend of $0.37
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 9:06 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSell in May and Go Away ... Into These 4 Alternatives
finance.yahoo.com - May 1 at 1:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoiShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond (HYG) Short Interest Down 7.6% in April
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 7:58 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAre High-Yield ETFs Junk?
finance.yahoo.com - April 26 at 7:33 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCorporate Tax Reform: 'The Devil Is in the Details'
finance.yahoo.com - April 25 at 5:19 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoTraders Purchase High Volume of Call Options on iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond (HYG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 7:18 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIMF Warns of Possible Trouble Ahead for U.S. Corporate Bonds
finance.yahoo.com - April 19 at 5:39 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoUncertainty Now: What to Expect in Global Markets
finance.yahoo.com - April 19 at 11:31 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoiShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond (HYG) Sees Significant Drop in Short Interest
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 7:28 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoA.M. Roundup: Ukraine's Rate Cut; Falling U.S. Treasury Yields; China on North Korea
finance.yahoo.com - April 14 at 9:26 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBill Gross says stock market 'priced for too much hope'
finance.yahoo.com - April 13 at 10:41 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy High Yield Bonds Are an Effective Match with Equities
finance.yahoo.com - April 10 at 5:29 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHow High-Yield Bonds Can Help Reduce Risk
finance.yahoo.com - April 10 at 5:29 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHow Portfolio Rebalancing Boosts Overall Returns
finance.yahoo.com - April 10 at 5:29 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETF of ‘fallen angels’ delivers lofty returns
finance.yahoo.com - April 10 at 5:29 PM
nasdaq.com logoHYG, FNY: Big ETF Inflows - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - April 8 at 9:11 AM
investopedia.com logoBond Funds Expected to Fuel Growth (LQD, HYG)
www.investopedia.com - April 7 at 10:21 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBlackRock breaks down the recent bond action
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 10:21 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHow Refundings Could Affect Municipal Bond Returns This Year
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 10:21 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo6 Key Facts About HYG On Its 10th Anniversary
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 10:21 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo10 Years Later: A Big Junk Bond ETF Comes Of Age
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 10:21 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBond Funds Expected to Fuel Growth
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 10:21 AM
nasdaq.com logoBest Performing ETFs Of The Year - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - April 3 at 8:33 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoiShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond (HYG) Announces Monthly Dividend of $0.37
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 3 at 4:52 PM
nasdaq.com logoHYG, SDEM: Big ETF Inflows - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - April 2 at 8:04 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKeep The Yield, Ditch The Volatility With This Bond ETF
finance.yahoo.com - March 31 at 5:49 PM
investopedia.com logoA Big Junk Bond ETF Approaches a Milestone
www.investopedia.com - March 31 at 5:49 PM
seekingalpha.com logoHigh-Yield Bonds With Downside Protection From This Long-Short ETF
seekingalpha.com - March 30 at 11:10 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoiShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond (HYG) Short Interest Up 45.0% in March
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 29 at 8:17 AM
blogs.barrons.com logoTreasuries Rally as Trump Trade Reverses
blogs.barrons.com - March 27 at 11:08 AM
seekingalpha.com logoUS Fund-Flows Weekly Report: Is The Trump Rally Over? - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - March 26 at 5:26 PM
seekingalpha.com logoAre Carl Icahn, Howard Marks, And Heisenberg All Wrong About ETFs?
seekingalpha.com - March 24 at 5:52 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoGundlach On Why Interest Rates Are Falling
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 24 at 5:52 PM
blogs.barrons.com logoIs PFF Getting Too Big for the Preferred Market?
blogs.barrons.com - March 24 at 5:52 PM
wsj.com logoWhy Investors Should Worry About Junk
blogs.wsj.com - March 24 at 9:51 AM
seekingalpha.com logoThis Is How Far Oil Prices Have To Fall To Trigger Junk Bond Chaos
seekingalpha.com - March 23 at 6:21 PM
blogs.barrons.com logoOvervaluation May Be Catching Up with High Yield
blogs.barrons.com - March 21 at 5:47 PM
wsj.com logoInvestors Yank Most From Junk Bond Funds Since 2014
blogs.wsj.com - March 17 at 6:00 PM
wsj.com logo[$$] Investors Yank Most From Junk Bond Funds Since 2014
www.wsj.com - March 17 at 6:00 PM
blogs.barrons.com logoETFs to Buy For Rising Rates
blogs.barrons.com - March 16 at 4:26 PM

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iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond (HYG) Chart for Wednesday, May, 24, 2017

This page was last updated on 5/24/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff