HYG - iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corp Bd ETF

NYSEArca - Nasdaq Real Time Price. Currency in USD
-0.100 (-0.12%)
As of 2:38PM EDT. Market open.
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Previous Close84.940
Bid84.790 x 1000
Ask84.800 x 800
Day's Range84.550 - 84.850
52 Week Range84.070 - 88.690
Avg. Volume13,909,015
Net Assets15.11B
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
YTD Return2.50%
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.43
Expense Ratio (net)0.49%
Inception Date2007-04-04
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  • ETF Trendsyesterday

    Netflix Plans to Offer $2 Billion in Bonds to Fund New Programming

    Last week, Netflix (etftrends.com/quote/NFLX) posted better-than-expected third quarter results with a jump in subscribers and in an effort to maintain its momentum, the video streaming giant plans to offer $2 billion in junk bonds to fund new programming. “To me it feels a bit like a win-win situation," said John McClain, a high-yield money manager at Diamond Hill Capital. “You’re buying the highest-quality, high-yield business at yields that are fairly close to the overall market.

  • GlobeNewswire5 days ago

    Hydrogenics Announces Third Quarter Conference Call on November 2, 2018

    MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, Oct. 18, 2018 -- Hydrogenics Corporation (NASDAQ: HYGS; TSX: HYG) (“Hydrogenics” or “the Company”), a leading developer and manufacturer of hydrogen.

  • ETF Trends7 days ago

    Fixed Income Investors Get Comfortable With Junk Bonds

    Data indicate bond investors recently reduced positions in high-yield corporate debt exchange traded funds, but some market observers see investors as mostly comfortable with junk bond ETFs. For example, ...

  • High-yield bond ETFs fell victim to stock slump
    MarketWatch8 days ago

    High-yield bond ETFs fell victim to stock slump

    High-yield corporate bonds came under pressure last week as the panic in financial markets spared few investments.

  • ETF Trends8 days ago

    Junk Bond ETFs Did Their Jobs as Stocks Tumbled

    High-yield corporate bond ETFs acted as expected during the recent equity market stress, providing efficient vehicles for price discovery as some junk-rated debt was pinched alongside stocks. The iShares ...

  • GlobeNewswire8 days ago

    Hydrogenics to Supply Large-Scale PEM Electrolyzer for Hydrogen Fueling Station in Europe

    TSX: HYG) ("Hydrogenics" or "the Company"), a leading developer and manufacturer of hydrogen generation and fuel cell power modules, today announced that it has been chosen to supply a large-scale electrolysis system to generate hydrogen at a fueling station in Germany. Surplus energy generated by a local waste incinerator will be used to power the electrolyzer and generate hydrogen. The Hydrogenics system will be delivered during 2019 and produce over 400 kilograms of hydrogen per day.

  • ETF Trends11 days ago

    Junk Bond ETFs See Heavy Outflows on the Risk-Off Trade

    Fixed-income investors pulled billions of dollars out of speculative-grade corporate bond-related ETF as the rising rates sparked credit risk concerns. Investors yanked more than $6 billion out of junk bonds in the past week, the largest outflows for the asset category since a previous bout of market volatility back in February, the Financial Times reports. For example, the iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corp Bd ETF (HYG) was the most hated ETF play of the past week as investors pulled $2.8 billion from the fund, and the SPDR Barclays High Yield Bond ETF (NYSEArca: JNK ) experienced $1.3 billion in outflows as well, according to XTF data.

  • Market carnage has investors fleeing from bonds, but not stocks
    MarketWatch11 days ago

    Market carnage has investors fleeing from bonds, but not stocks

    The U.S. stock market is on track to post its worst weekly performance in about seven months, but the sharp losses on Wall Street hasn’t resulted in an investor exodus from stocks.

  • ETF Trends12 days ago

    Market Volatility Reveals Popularity of ETF Investment Vehicle

    With volatility spiking and the markets being thrown into chaos, investors have turned to ETFs as one of their go-to tools to access the markets. For example, on Tuesday when U.S. Markets were down 3.8% and the CBOE Volatility Index or VIX jumped to a 23 reading from 16, 35% of the total notional market value was attributed to ETF exchanging hands, according to Deutsche Bank data. Furthermore, looking at the outflows in iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corp Bd ETF (HYG) , SPDR Barclays High Yield Bond ETF (JNK) , iShares Core US Aggregate Bond ETF (NYSEArca: AGG) and iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF (LQD) with a combined excess of over $7 billion, it is worth mentioning that there are dozens of ETFs that are built as an alternative to simply holding cash.

  • ETF Trends14 days ago

    High Yield ETFs in Spotlight as Treasury Yields Rise

    The ascent of benchmark Treasury yields has sparked an interest in high-yield debt issues as investors may be realizing that the extended bull run in U.S. equities may be losing steam and with a risk-on appetite still prevalent, the hunger for returns can now be satiated in high-yielding bonds. "Investors pulled money from high yield bond ETFs in the first quarter, but demand has been building since then, and to start the fourth quarter it has accelerated," noted Todd Rosenbluth, director of ETF and mutual fund research at CFRA, in an article. Rosenbluth cited heightened activity in ETFs like the  iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corp Bd ETF (HYG) that tracks the investment results of the Markit iBoxx® USD Liquid High Yield Index, which is comprised of high yield U.S. corporate bonds that have less than investment-grade quality. HYS seeks to provide total returns that closely correspond to the ICE BofAML 0-5 Year US High Yield Constrained Index, which is comprised of U.S. dollar denominated below investment grade corporate debt securities publicly issued in the U.S. domestic market with remaining maturities of less than 5 years.

  • Benzinga14 days ago

    Feel The Love For Junk Bond ETFs

    On a year-to-date basis, corporate bond exchange traded funds have been out of favor with fixed income investors amid fears of higher interest rates. Three of the top 10 ETFs in terms of 2018 outflows ...

  • GlobeNewswire15 days ago

    Hydrogenics Announces New Facility in California on National Hydrogen & Fuel Cell Day

    TSX: HYG) ("Hydrogenics" or "the Company"), a leading developer and manufacturer of hydrogen generation and fuel cell power modules, today announced, in conjunction with the U.S. Department of Energy’s fourth annual Hydrogen & Fuel Cell Day, that it has opened its newest North American facility in Carlsbad, California. Located near San Diego, the site will primarily focus on the integration of hydrogen fuel cell systems into heavy-duty truck and bus platforms for customers in California, while also serving as a local support center for fueling, energy storage and power system projects throughout the state.

  • ETF Trends20 days ago

    Opportunities Abound in High-Yield Emerging Markets Debt

    While emerging markets have been roiled by ongoing trade wars this year, there are still opportunities abound for investors seeking value and one of those areas is within emerging markets debt through the  VanEck Vectors EM High Yield Bond ETF (HYEM) . The rough year in emerging market is evident in ETFs, such as the Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (VWO) --down 7.67% YTD, iShares Core MSCI Emerging Markets ETF (IEMG) --down 7.3% YTD and iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF (EEM) --down 7.78% YTD.

  • ETF Asset Report of September
    Zacks21 days ago

    ETF Asset Report of September

    Inside the ETF asset report for September.

  • ETF Trends21 days ago

    Japanese Investors Flock to Chinese Bonds for Higher Yields

    Japanese investors with an appetite for high yields have been flocking to Chinese bonds in order to appease this hunger as access to these areas of the $12 trillion Chinese bond markets have opened due to recent reforms. Data provided by the Japanese Ministry of Finance revealed that Japanese investors purchased 151 billion yen ($1.33 billion) of Chinese bonds year-to-date, which is close to double the amount invested in 2016. “A growing number of investors are interested in Chinese bonds now,” said Hiroshi Yokotani, portfolio strategist at State Street Global Advisors. In addition to the higher yields offered by Chinese bonds, China's latest policy changes have provided the necessary ingress to allow more Japanese investors and investors across the globe to take part in the high-yielding bond bonanza.

  • ETF Trends22 days ago

    Bonds Yields Boosted by New U.S.-Canada NAFTA Agreement

    U.S. Treasury bond yields got a boost from the United States and Canada agreeing to a deal that would effectively rework the North American Free Trade Agreement and avert a trade war between the two economic ...

  • ETF Trends26 days ago

    6 Fixed-Income ETFs to Take Advantage of Fed’s Latest Rate Hike

    Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell confirmed the overall market consensus on Wednesday that interest rates would rise with the announcement that the federal funds rate would elevate by 25 basis points to 2.25. In the bond markets, activity for high-yield, senior loan and floating rate-focused ETFs ticked higher as investors scrambled to position their portfolios to take advantage of the higher interest rates. "In fixed income, high-yield (which has been quiet of late) saw some increased activity and was mostly better for sale," noted Brian Gilman of ETF Sales & Trading at Virtu Financial.

  • ETFs to Win & Lose as Third Rate Hike Looms
    Zacks28 days ago

    ETFs to Win & Lose as Third Rate Hike Looms

    A few ETFs will continue to benefit if the Fed raises rates as expected, while a few would be severely impacted.

  • ETF Trendslast month

    Is High-Yield the New Safe Haven Amid Rising Rates?

    With the extended bull market in full swing, the risk-on mentality of investors have led them to gravitate towards high-yield debt assets, but with the Federal Reserve interest rate decision looming next week, has high-yield become somewhat of a safe haven? As the curtain closes on the bull run and the late market cycle, the natural propensity for fixed-income investors is to shift back to safer government debt, but in today's environment of rising rates, high-yielding bond strategies may be the safer option. According to Sean Hanlon, Chairman, CEO and Chief Investment Officer of Hanlon Investment Management, these high-yielding bonds could be the best defense against more rate hikes to come despite most having below-investment grade debt issues.

  • ETF Trendslast month

    High-Yield Coporate Bond Strategies Still in Favor

    Benchmark treasury yields ticked higher across the board, which saw the 10-year touch the 3% marker once again this year, but despite this, high-yield corporate bonds are still an attractive option as ...

  • ETF Trends2 months ago

    Tesla Junk Bond Prices Head Down as Elon Musk Lights Up

    Tesla's high-yield bond prices followed the electric car manufacturer's shares, which took a deep dive as the stock plummeted roughly 7% at the opening of today's trading session after reports surfaced that its top executives headed for the exits after founder and CEO Elon Musk smoked marijuana on "The Joe Rogan Experience" podcast. Additionally, the price of the bond has fallen about 9% over the last three months, pressured down further by Musk's executive decisions with respect to Tesla within the past month. Musk's behavior on the podcast is a culmination of what has been tumultuous times for the electric carmaker founder, which started when he first sent a tweet that he was considering taking the company private at a price of $420 a share, citing that it was "the best path forward." The tweet to privatize Tesla halted trading of the company's shares for 92 minutes, leaving Tesla investors in a panic shortly thereafter.

  • ETF Trends2 months ago

    High-Yield Bond Strategies Led Fixed-Income in Q2

    It was back-to-back winning quarters for high-yield bond strategies, which led a Morningstar Inc list of top fixed-income performers during the second quarter, taking seven out of the top 10 spots. High-yield ...

  • ETF Trends2 months ago

    5 Junk Bond ETFs that are Another Investor’s Treasure

    “Another man’s junk is another man’s treasure” is an often-used adage with respect to discovering value and in the investment arena, it’s locating profitable opportunities where others would not normally ...

  • Global ETFs' AUM Rises to $5.1 Trillion in July: What's Hot?
    Zacks2 months ago

    Global ETFs' AUM Rises to $5.1 Trillion in July: What's Hot?

    Global ETFs have gathered around $41.13 billion in assets in July -- the largest monthly net inflows since January -- to hit $5.1 trillion in AUM.

  • ETF Trends3 months ago

    Low Supply a Catalyst for Junk Bond ETFs

    Broadly speaking, 2018 has been a trying year for fixed income investors. The Bloomberg Barclays US Aggregate Bond Index, one of the most widely followed bond benchmarks, is lower by 1.5% year-to-date, but some corners of the fixed income space are delivering solid performances. Perhaps surprisingly, the positives in the bond space include high-yield corporate bonds.