Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp Buys 398,130 Shares of iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF (NYSEARCA:HYG)

Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp boosted its stake in iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF (NYSEARCA:HYG) by 129.5% in the 1st quarter, Holdings Channel.com reports. The firm owned 705,530 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after acquiring an additional 398,130 shares during the quarter. Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp’s holdings in iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF were worth $61,508,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in the business. JPMorgan Chase & Co. increased its position in iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF by 9.2% in the 4th quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 6,057,912 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $528,856,000 after acquiring an additional 512,524 shares during the period. Assetmark Inc. increased its position in iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF by 37.8% in the 4th quarter. Assetmark Inc. now owns 3,752,313 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $327,577,000 after acquiring an additional 1,029,655 shares during the period. BTS Asset Management Inc. acquired a new position in iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF in the 4th quarter valued at approximately $313,746,000. State of Tennessee Treasury Department increased its position in iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF by 12.4% in the 4th quarter. State of Tennessee Treasury Department now owns 1,030,764 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $89,986,000 after acquiring an additional 114,031 shares during the period. Finally, US Bancorp DE increased its position in iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF by 2.3% in the 4th quarter. US Bancorp DE now owns 864,211 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $75,445,000 after acquiring an additional 19,317 shares during the period.

HYG opened at $87.59 on Friday. iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF has a twelve month low of $80.48 and a twelve month high of $87.79. The business’s fifty day moving average price is $87.19.

iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF Company 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 Yield Corporate Bond ETF (NYSEARCA:HYG)

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