NYSEARCA:HYG - iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$82.08 -0.54 (-0.65 %)
(As of 12/18/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$82.62
Today's Range$81.90 - $82.43
52-Week Range$81.90 - $88.03
Volume25.27 million shs
Average Volume15.86 million shs
Market CapitalizationN/A
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield5.37%
BetaN/A
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.

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Basic Details

Issuer BlackRock
Fund NameiShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF
Tax ClassificationRegulated Investment Company
SymbolNYSEARCA:HYG
Inception Date4/4/2007
Fund ManagerJames Mauro, Scott Radell
Phone+1-415-5972000

Fund Focus

Asset ClassFixed Income
BenchmarkIBOXX Liquid High Yield TR USD
CategoryCorporate
FocusHigh Yield
Development LevelDeveloped Markets
RegionNorth America

Fund Statistics

Assets Under Management$14.28 billion
Average Daily Volume$21.46 million
Discount/Premium-0.70%

ETF Expenses

Management Fee0.49%
Other Expenses0.00%
Total Expenses0.49%
Fee Waiver0.00%
Net Expenses0.49%

Administrator, Advisor and Custodian

AdministratorState Street Bank and Trust Company
AdvisorBlackRock Fund Advisors
CustodianState Street Bank and Trust Company
DistributorBlackRock Investments, LLC
Transfer AgentState Street Bank and Trust Company
Trustee
Lead Market MakerJane Street

iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF (NYSEARCA:HYG) Frequently Asked Questions

What is iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF's stock symbol?

iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)ARCA under the ticker symbol "HYG."

How often does iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF?

iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF announced a monthly dividend on Tuesday, December 18th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, December 19th will be given a dividend of $0.3911 per share on Monday, December 24th. This represents a $4.69 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.72%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, December 18th. This is a positive change from iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF's previous monthly dividend of $0.38. View iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF's Dividend History.

Has iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about HYG stock have trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF earned a news impact score of 1.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the exchange traded fund a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.

Are investors shorting iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF?

iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF saw a decline in short interest in the month of November. As of November 30th, there was short interest totalling 79,062,456 shares, a decline of 19.4% from the November 15th total of 98,050,568 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 24,035,027 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.3 days. View iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF's Current Options Chain.

Who are iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF's major shareholders?

iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BTS Asset Management Inc. (2.00%), Assetmark Inc. (1.93%), TIAA FSB (1.88%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (1.80%), United Services Automobile Association (1.21%) and SG Americas Securities LLC (0.69%).

Which institutional investors are selling iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF stock?

HYG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including US Bancorp DE, BTS Asset Management Inc., NextCapital Advisers Inc., Fisher Asset Management LLC, Capital Investment Advisors LLC, Edmonds Duncan Registered Investment Advisors LLC, HL Financial Services LLC and LFA Lugano Financial Advisors SA.

Which institutional investors are buying iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF stock?

HYG stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Flow Traders U.S. LLC, Price Capital Management Inc., United Services Automobile Association, Assetmark Inc., SG Americas Securities LLC, NorthCoast Asset Management LLC, Howard Capital Management Inc. and Protective Life Corp.

How do I buy shares of iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF?

Shares of HYG can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF's stock price today?

One share of HYG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $82.08.

What is iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF's official website?

The official website for iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF is http://www.ishares.com.

How can I contact iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF?

iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF's mailing address is c/o State Street Bank and Trust Company 200 Clarendon Street, BOSTON, MA 02116, United States. The exchange traded fund can be reached via phone at +1-415-5972000.


MarketBeat Community Rating for iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF (NYSEARCA HYG)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  114 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  108 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  222
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe HYG will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe HYG will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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