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HYLD
High Yield ETF

Price: $29.69
Change: $0.01 (-0.0%)
Category: High Yield Bonds
Last Updated:

Vitals

Investment Themes

Trading Data

Open - Volume -
Day Lo - Day Hi -
  • Open
  • Volume
  • Day Lo
  • Day Hi
  • 52 Week Lo $22.89
  • 52 Week Hi $32.23
  • AUM $103.2 M
  • Shares 3.4 M

Analyst Report

This actively managed ETF targets junk bonds seeking to provide investors with high levels of current income while looking to mitigate downside risks as much as possible. The fund managers look to do this by focusing on the secondary market of bonds while at the same time avoiding recently issued notes that were released at the height of the bubble in 2006-2008. The company also shuns a 'cap weighted' approach which they believe gives higher weightings to the companies that are most in debt, leaving a portfolio dangerously overrepresented in subpar bonds. So far, the fund has outperformed all others in the ETFdb Category by a wide margin while paying a much higher yield as well. Thanks to this outperformance, investors should consider HYLD as a go to choice for exposure in the junk bond space, so long as they can stomach the relatively high expense ratio. The fund could be especially beneficial for those looking for a boost to current incomes far above comparable Treasury bond levels and other products, an important factor in today's low yield environment.

Historical Trading Data

  • 1 Month Avg. Volume 18,086
  • 3 Month Avg. Volume 20,165

Alternative ETFs in the High Yield Bonds Category

Type Symbol Expense Ratio Assets Avg. Daily Vol YTD Return
Cheapest HYLB 0.15% $6.2 B 2 M -1.27%
Largest (AUM) HYG 0.49% $25.6 B 24 M -1.66%
Most Liquid (Volume) HYG 0.49% $25.6 B 24 M -1.66%
Top YTD Performer FALN 0.25% $270.6 M 87,512 4.20%

Top 15 Holdings

Concentration Analysis

This section compares how balanced and deep this ETF is relative to the peer group ETFdb.com Category.

167
Number of Holdings
39.40%
% Assets in Top 10
45.85%
% Assets in Top 15
70.10%
% Assets in Top 50
Number of Holdings
167

% Assets in Top 10
39.40%

% Assets in Top 15
45.85%

% Assets in Top 50
70.10%

Sector Breakdown

Asset Percentage
Corporate debt 67.44%
ETF Cash Component 22.49%
Common equity 10.07%
Bond Sector Percentage
Corporate 67.44%
ETF Cash Component 22.49%
Non-Fixed Income 10.07%
Bond Sector Percentage
Corporate Senior Note 38.6%
Corporate Note 28.84%
Other 32.56%
Coupon Range Percentage
0% to 1% 0.0%
1% to 2% 0.0%
2% to 3% 0.0%
3% to 4% 0.29%
4% to 5% 4.23%
5% to 6% 8.34%
6% to 7% 14.87%
7% to 8% 13.62%
8% to 9% 11.47%
9% to 10% 10.53%
Greater Than 10% 4.08%
ETF Cash Component 22.49%
Non-Fixed Income 10.07%
Credit Percentage
AAA 0.0%
AA 0.0%
A 0.0%
BBB 0.13%
BB 10.66%
B 39.52%
Below B 16.12%
Not Rated 0.73%
ETF Cash Component 22.49%
Non-Fixed Income 10.07%
In Default 0.28%
Rating Unknown 0.0%
Maturity Percentage
Less Than 1 Year 1.55%
1-3 Years 24.78%
3-5 Years 16.48%
5-7 Years 14.21%
7-10 Years 7.8%
10-15 Years 0.77%
15-20 Years 0.42%
20-30 Years 0.88%
30+ Years 0.0%
ETF Cash Component 22.49%
Non-Fixed Income 10.07%
N/A or Unknown 0.54%
Asset Percentage
Corporate debt 67.44%
ETF Cash Component 22.49%
Common equity 10.07%

HYLD Valuation

This section shows how the P/E multiple of this ETF compares to the peer group ETFdb.com Category.

P/E Ratio
No Ranking Available
Rank
N/A

HYLD Dividend

This section shows how the dividend yield of this ETF compares to the peer group ETFdb.com Category.

Dividend
$0.20
Dividend Date
2020-09-25
Annual Dividend Rate
$2.40

$0.20
Dividend
2020-09-25
Dividend Date
$2.40
Annual Dividend Rate
Annual Dividend Yield
7.91%

HYLD Fund Flows

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5 Day Net Flows: 1.52 M 1 Month Net Flows: 1.52 M 3 Month Net Flows: 1.52 M 6 Month Net Flows: -7.08 M 1 Year Net Flows: -22.29 M 3 Year Net Flows: -29.81 M 5 Year Net Flows: -147.89 M 10 Year Net Flows: 299.5 M

Realtime Rating

The adjacent table gives investors an individual Realtime Rating for HYLD on several different metrics, including liquidity, expenses, performance, volatility, dividend, concentration of holdings in addition to an overall rating. The "A+ Metric Rated ETF" field, available to ETFdb Pro members, shows the ETF in the High Yield Bonds with the highest Metric Realtime Rating for each individual field. To view all of this data, sign up for a free 14-day trial for ETFdb Pro. To view information on how the ETFdb Realtime Ratings work, click here.

Metric Metric Realtime Rating A+ Metric Rated ETF
Liquidity B+ n/a
Expenses C n/a
Performance
Volatility
Dividend
Concentration

A+ Overall Rated ETF:

HYLD Expenses & Fees

This section compares the cost efficiency of this ETF to peers in the same ETFdb.com Category.

Expenses Ratio Analysis

ETF Average
0.535%
ETF Wtd. Average
0.19%
Category Average
0.49%
Expense Ratio
1.25%
ESG Themes and Scores

HYLD does not have an ESG score. There are no ESG themes that map to this ETF.

HYLD Performance

This section shows how this ETF has performed relative to its peer group ETFdb.com Category.

-2.73%
1 Week Return
0.51%
4 Week Return
3.19%
13 Week Return
24.32%
26 Week Return
-5.86%
Year to Date Return
-5.15%
1 Year Return
2.91%
3 Year Return
19.91%
5 Year Return
1 Week Return
-2.73%

4 Week Return
0.51%

13 Week Return
3.19%

26 Week Return
24.32%

Year to Date Return
-5.86%

1 Year Return
-5.15%

3 Year Return
2.91%

5 Year Return
19.91%

HYLD Price and Volume Chart

HYLD Technicals

Volatility Analysis

This section shows how the volatility of this ETF compares to the peer group ETFdb.com Category.

5 Day Volatility
164.80%
Rank
1 of 68

20 Day Volatility
11.97%
Rank
1 of 67

50 Day Volatility
11.29%
Rank
2 of 67

200 Day Volatility
18.92%
Rank
1 of 67

Beta
0.59
Rank
7 of 67

Standard Deviation
2.44%
Rank
10 of 62

Technicals

  • 20 Day MA $30.11
  • 60 Day MA $29.43
  • MACD 15 Period -0.61
  • MACD 100 Period 1.10
  • Williams % Range 10 Day 80.02
  • Williams % Range 20 Day 78.91
  • RSI 10 Day 37
  • RSI 20 Day 48
  • RSI 30 Day 52
  • Ultimate Oscillator 46

Bollinger Brands

  • Lower Bollinger (10 Day) $29.68
  • Upper Bollinger (10 Day) $31.16
  • Lower Bollinger (20 Day) $29.18
  • Upper Bollinger (20 Day) $31.02
  • Lower Bollinger (30 Day) $29.11
  • Upper Bollinger (30 Day) $30.85

Support & Resistance

  • Support Level 1 n/a
  • Support Level 2 $29.31
  • Resistance Level 1 n/a
  • Resistance Level 2 $29.89

Stochastic

  • Stochastic Oscillator %D (1 Day) 55.35
  • Stochastic Oscillator %D (5 Day) 29.30
  • Stochastic Oscillator %K (1 Day) 47.30
  • Stochastic Oscillator %K (5 Day) 42.95

Fact Sheet

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