Tower Research Capital LLC TRC increased its stake in shares of iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond (NYSE:HYG) by 239.7% during the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 2,167 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after buying an additional 1,529 shares during the quarter. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC’s holdings in iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond were worth $192,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in the company. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company grew its holdings in shares of iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond by 3.2% during the second quarter. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company now owns 209,594 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $18,526,000 after buying an additional 6,571 shares during the last quarter. Bluefin Trading LLC grew its holdings in shares of iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond by 185.5% during the second quarter. Bluefin Trading LLC now owns 47,500 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $4,199,000 after buying an additional 30,861 shares during the last quarter. New England Asset Management Inc. grew its holdings in shares of iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond by 1.6% during the second quarter. New England Asset Management Inc. now owns 90,850 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $8,030,000 after buying an additional 1,400 shares during the last quarter. Dana Investment Advisors Inc. grew its holdings in shares of iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond by 24.9% during the second quarter. Dana Investment Advisors Inc. now owns 4,142 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $366,000 after buying an additional 827 shares during the last quarter. Finally, FTB Advisors Inc. grew its holdings in shares of iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond by 7.7% during the second quarter. FTB Advisors Inc. now owns 91,187 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $8,003,000 after buying an additional 6,549 shares during the last quarter.

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Shares of iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond (NYSE HYG) traded down 0.05% during midday trading on Wednesday, hitting $88.44. 239,063 shares of the stock were exchanged. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $88.32 and a 200-day moving average price of $88.12. iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond has a 12 month low of $83.24 and a 12 month high of $89.04.

The firm also recently disclosed a monthly dividend, which was paid on Friday, October 6th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, October 3rd were given a dividend of $0.365 per share. This represents a $4.38 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.95%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Monday, October 2nd.

iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond Profile

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.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond (NYSE:HYG)

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