HYMB - SPDR Nuveen S&P High Yield Municipal Bond ETF
|Ex-Dividend Date||Apr 1, 2021|
|Trading Day||April 20|
|Day's Range||59.70 - 59.85|
|52-Week Range||50.36 - 59.94|
The investment seeks to provide investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of the Bloomberg Barclays Municipal Yield Index. The fund invests substantially all, but at least 80%, of its total assets in the securities comprising the index and in securities that the Sub-Adviser determines have economic characteristics that are substantially identical to the economic characteristics of the securities that comprise the index. The index measures the performance of USD-denominated high-yield municipal bonds issued by U.S. states, the District of Columbia, U.S. territories and local governments or agencies.
|Asset Class |
|Inception Date |
Apr 13, 2011
|Ticker Symbol |
|Index Tracked |
S&P Municipal Yield Index
Top 10 Holdings110.24% of assets
|BUCGEN 5.000 06/01/55||OH BUCGEN 5 06/01/2055||2.74%|
|PRCGEN 5.000 07/01/58||PR PRCGEN 5 07/01/2058||1.99%|
|PRCGEN 4.750 07/01/53||PR PRCGEN 4.75 07/01/2053||1.13%|
|FLSDEV 7.375 01/01/49||FL FLSDEV 7.38 01/01/2049||1.09%|
|CCHHSG 5.000 02/01/50||CA CCHHSG 5 02/01/2050||0.76%|
|PRCGEN 4.329 07/01/40||PR PRCGEN 4.33 07/01/2040||0.66%|
|FLSDEV 6.500 01/01/49||FL FLSDEV 01/01/2049||0.64%|
|NYTTRN 4.375 10/01/45||NY NYTTRN 4.38 10/01/2045||0.62%|
|CHIEDU 5.000 12/01/29||IL CHIEDU 5 12/01/2029||0.61%|
|Apr 1, 2021||$0.164||Apr 8, 2021|
|Mar 1, 2021||$0.172||Mar 5, 2021|
|Feb 1, 2021||$0.18||Feb 5, 2021|
|Dec 18, 2020||$0.17||Dec 24, 2020|
|Nov 2, 2020||$0.174||Nov 6, 2020|
|Oct 1, 2020||$0.174||Oct 7, 2020|
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