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

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$86.26 -0.01 (-0.01 %)
(As of 09/19/2018 04:36 AM ET)
Previous Close$86.27
Today's Range$86.24 - $86.36
52-Week Range$84.07 - $88.76
Volume19.88 million shs
Average Volume13.65 million shs
Market Capitalization$14.90 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield5.10%
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$14.91 billion
Average Daily Volume$10.53 million
Discount/Premium0.35%

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 Monday, September 3rd. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, September 5th will be paid a dividend of $0.3714 per share on Monday, September 10th. This represents a $4.46 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 5.17%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, September 4th. This is a boost from iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF's previous monthly dividend of $0.37. View iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF's Dividend History.

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

iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF saw a decline in short interest during the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 64,668,158 shares, a decline of 6.1% from the August 15th total of 68,875,715 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 9,199,042 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 7.0 days. View iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF's Current Options Chain.

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

Media stories about HYG stock have trended somewhat positive on Wednesday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF earned a news impact score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also gave headlines about the exchange traded fund an impact score of 46.57 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. View Recent Headlines for iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF.

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

iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BTS Asset Management Inc. (2.00%), TIAA FSB (1.74%), Assetmark Inc. (1.70%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (1.72%), FormulaFolio Investments LLC (1.43%) and LFA Lugano Financial Advisors SA (0.98%).

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 Bank of Montreal Can, TIAA FSB, Money Design Co. Ltd., Summit Rock Advisors LP, Commonwealth Equity Services LLC, Eagle Asset Management Inc., FDx Advisors Inc. and Regal Wealth Group Inc..

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 BTS Asset Management Inc., LFA Lugano Financial Advisors SA, Stone Harbor Investment Partners LP, FormulaFolio Investments LLC, United Services Automobile Association, Assetmark Inc., SG Americas Securities LLC and Toronto Dominion Bank.

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 $86.26.

How big of a company is iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF?

iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF has a market capitalization of $14.90 billion.

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:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  106 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  104 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  210
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 9/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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