Blackrock High Yield Corporate Bond ETF | HYG

Medium RiskFixed Income
Blackrock High Yield Corporate Bond ETF
Issued by:iShares by Blackrock
Exchange : AMEX
Unit Price (NAV) :
Minimum investment: 2 units
Blackrock High Yield Corporate Bond ETF | HYG

Blackrock High Yield Corporate Bond ETF | HYG


The Blackrock High Yield Corporate Bond ETF (HYG) was the first mover in the high-yield corporate bond market. For many years it's been one of the largest and most liquid high yield bond ETFs.

About the Fund Manager:
BlackRock was incorporated in 1988 and is today the world's largest asset manager with $6.5 trillion in assets under management as of April 2019. It is one of the world's leading providers of investment, advisory and risk management solutions.

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Additional Information:
Fund Factsheet


PerformanceYTD actual1Y p.a3Y p.a5Y p.a10Y p.a
Blackrock High Yield Corporate Bond ETF3.36%9.73%5.68%5.41%5.85%

Asset Class

Asset type breakdown

HYG Holdings - Top 10

NameiWeightage (%)
BlackRock Cash Funds Treasury SL Agency0.82%
T-Mobile US, Inc. 7.88%0.42%
TransDigm, Inc. 6.25%0.39%
Centene Corporation 4.63%0.32%
AAdvantage Loyalty IP Ltd/ American Airlines Inc 5.5%0.31%
Caesars Entertainment Inc New 6.25%0.31%
Bausch Health Companies Inc 6.13%0.30%
Ford Motor Company 9%0.30%
CCO Holdings, LLC/ CCO Holdings Capital Corp. 5.13%0.29%
Teva Pharmaceutical Finance Netherlands III B.V. 3.15%0.29%

HYG Countries

Countryi% of market value

Returns Calculator

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HYG Summary Data

Total Net Assets $i
Average Mkt Cap Mil $i
Symbol HYG
Exchange ARCX
ISIN US4642885135
Cat. Benchmark BBgBarc US Agg Bond TR USD
Asset class Fixed Income
Category High Yield Bond
Country US

HYG Key Metrics

Net Expense Ratio 0.48i
Beta 0.53i
3 Year Standard Deviation 8.59i

Fund Strategy

iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF seeks to track the investment results of an index composed of U.S. dollar-denominated, high yield corporate bonds.

HYG Fact Sheets & Reports

About iShares by Blackrock

"iShares" is a gathering of ETFs managed by Blackrock. Blackrock is an American investment management corporation founded in 1988. Some iShares ETFs are actively managed but most funds track a bond or share market index.

Blackrock High Yield Corporate Bond ETF | HYG