Short interest in the iShares high yield ETF (HYG) hits a record high amid ideas the long...

|About: iShares iBoxx $ High Yie... (HYG)|By:, SA News Editor

Short interest in the iShares high yield ETF (HYG) hits a record high amid ideas the long junk-bond rally is coming to a close. After an impressive multi-year run, BAML's high-yield index yields just 6% and trades at a hefty premium to par. Return YTD: 15.6%.