Browse Stacks: Government: Debt: slopechart_HYG.jpg
Risk on rally in junk for June! HYG currently pays a 30 day yield of 5.76% on fund holdings rated BB grade and under at a 4 year duration . But will the current 300 basis point spread over the five year "risk free" treasury yield continue to attract funds in the days ahead? Enough to compensate for the risk in holding these low grade bonds into the next economic slowdown?