iShares High Yield Corporate Bond BuyWrite Strategy ETF
Top 10 Holdings
What is HYGW?
The iShares High Yield Corporate Bond BuyWrite Strategy ETF seeks to track the investment results of an index that reflects a strategy of holding the iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF while writing (selling) one-month covered call options to generate income. It may provide enhanced income compared to traditional U.S. high yield corporate bonds by selling monthly covered call options.
ETFs related toHYGW
ETFs correlated to HYGW include BBHY, HYG, HYLB
What is ETF correlation?
Correlation is a measure of the strength of the relationship between two ETFs. It quantifies the degree to which prices of the two ETFs typically move together.
Here, correlation is measured over the past year with the Pearson correlation coefficient (Pearon’s r), which ranges from -1 to 1.
Using ETF correlations in portfolio and strategy construction
ETF correlations can help you create investing strategies and portfolios. Use them to:
- •Build a diversified portfolio from uncorrelated or inversely correlated ETFs with the aim of minimizing portfolio risk.
- •Compare correlated or related ETFs to find one with a lower expense ratio or higher trading volume.
- •Create an investing strategy that hedges an ETF with an uncorrelated or inversely correlated ETF.
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