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iShares Emerging Markets High Yield Bond

for period ending October 31, 2021
 
This portfolio ingredient is provided by iShares.
EMHY is the ticker for this portfolio ingredient. This ticker appears in the scatterplots below and on the Summary Page showing all portfolio ingredients. You can invest in this portfolio ingredient using the ticker "EMHY" at your favorite brokerage. See How to Invest (below) for more details on how buy this portfolio ingredient.
 
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How to Choose

Risk vs. return for EMHY:   The scatterplots below show the best portfolio ingredients as dots closest to the green smiley the at top left of each scatterplot. The yellow dot shows the total return and risk for this portfolio ingredient. The risk is measured by maximum loss over each period. Any dot closer to the top left corner has shown better performance using this metric.

For more metrics (Total Return, Risk and Volatility, Correlation) scroll down on this page. The Summary Page compares all portfolio ingredients.
Maximum Drawdown vs. Annual Return
EMHYPeer groupAll other recipesS&P 500 (SPY)U.S. Bonds (BND)Balanced (60% Equity / 40% Bonds)
 
Description   iShares Emerging Markets High Yield Bond gives investors access to fixed income securities in a particular asset class. This portfolio ingredient is an exchange-traded fund and can be used as part of an overall asset allocation or as part of a portfolio recipe.

Category   Global Asset Classes, Fixed Income

Peer Group   Global Asset Classes. See How to Invest, below. You can see how this portfolio ingredient has performed compared to its peers by clicking on any "Rank: Group" link in the Compare sections, below.

Methodology   This portfolio is an exchange-traded fund and its holdings are determined by the fund's manager, iShares. The investment seeks to track the investment results of the Morningstar® Emerging Markets High Yield Bond IndexSM. The fund generally will invest at least 90% of its assets in the component securities of the underlying index and may invest up to 10% of its assets in certain futures, options and swap contracts, cash and cash equivalents, including shares of money market funds advised by BFA or its affiliates. The index tracks the performance of the below-investment-grade U.S. dollar-denominated emerging market sovereign and corporate high yield bond market. The fund is non-diversified. You may consult www.iShares.com for details on how this manager chooses particular assets for inclusion in this fund.

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How to Invest

You can invest in this portfolio ingredient by buying the ticker symbol "EMHY" at your favorite brokerage. See below for the full set of risk and return metrics for this portfolio ingredient. For portfolio recipes that combine multiple ingredients into optimized portfolios that minimize risk and maximize return, visit www.RecipeInvesting.com. Upgrade your subscription for full access. Only $15 per month. Cancel anytime.
 

How to Rebalance

You do not need to adjust the composition of this portfolio. While the underlying assets in this portfolio may change, the portfolio manager handles the details of buying and selling the underlying ingredients.

Compare: Risk vs. Return

for period ending October 31, 2021
Downside Deviation vs. Annual Return
EMHYPeer groupAll other recipesS&P 500 (SPY)U.S. Bonds (BND)Balanced (60% Equity / 40% Bonds)
Standard Deviation vs. Annual Return
EMHYPeer groupAll other recipesS&P 500 (SPY)U.S. Bonds (BND)Balanced (60% Equity / 40% Bonds)
M-squared
 1 year3 year5 year7 year10 year15 year
EMHY-31.1%-14.7%-14.8%-9.6%  
Peer Group* average-20.7%-8.6%-10.5%-8.4%-9.6%-3.6%
60% Equity / 40% Bonds-5.7%2.3%0.4%0.9%0.8%2.2%
Global Equities (ACWI)-5.0%-2.9%-3.1%-3.6%-4.7% 
U.S. Equities (SPY)0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
U.S. Bonds (BND)-44.5%1.7%-9.1%-4.2%-6.0%3.8%
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Alpha
 1 year3 year5 year7 year10 year15 year
EMHY-10.9%-6.5%-6.1%-3.1%  
Peer Group* average-0.8%-2.8%-3.1%-2.9%-3.1%-1.6%
60% Equity / 40% Bonds-3.3%1.6%0.4%0.7%0.6%1.5%
Global Equities (ACWI)-3.3%-2.4%-2.5%-3.0%-4.0% 
U.S. Equities (SPY)0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
U.S. Bonds (BND)-5.5%4.2%1.5%2.1%2.1%3.1%
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Sharpe
 1 year3 year5 year7 year10 year15 year
EMHY0.860.380.240.34  
Peer Group* average1.290.690.500.410.480.46
60% Equity / 40% Bonds2.501.211.161.021.230.79
Global Equities (ACWI)2.460.970.960.750.86 
U.S. Equities (SPY)2.721.101.140.971.170.68
U.S. Bonds (BND)-0.121.220.580.680.740.89
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Sortino
 1 year3 year5 year7 year10 year15 year
EMHY1.990.480.310.45  
Peer Group* average5.2%1.2%0.8%0.7%0.8%0.7%
60% Equity / 40% Bonds7.152.011.881.672.061.19
Global Equities (ACWI)7.651.511.461.151.33 
U.S. Equities (SPY)7.711.771.811.571.941.01
U.S. Bonds (BND)-0.172.580.971.191.261.62
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VizMetricsTM Score This is a 0 to 100 score that measures risk-adjusted return
 1 year3 year5 year7 year10 year15 year
EMHY36554275  
Peer Group* average577665797774
60% Equity / 40% Bonds61100100100100100
Global Equities (ACWI)761009710098 
U.S. Equities (SPY)8310010010010093
U.S. Bonds (BND)28998010093100
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Compare: Total Return

for period ending October 31, 2021
5-year graph EMHYGlobal equities (ACWI)U.S. equities (SPY)U.S. bonds (BND)60% Equity / 40% Bonds (s.6040)
Total Return (Compound Annual Growth Rate)
 Year-to-dateOct 20211 year3 year5 year7 year10 year15 year
EMHY-1.8%-1.0%6.9%5.1%3.2%3.8%  
Peer Group* average11.1%2.8%24.8%10.1%8.0%5.6%6.2%6.3%
60% Equity / 40% Bonds12.5%4.0%24.5%15.5%12.7%10.2%10.9%8.4%
Global Equities (ACWI)16.9%5.4%36.8%17.5%14.9%10.7%11.4% 
U.S. Equities (SPY)24.0%7.0%42.6%21.4%18.8%14.6%16.1%10.5%
U.S. Bonds (BND)-1.8%0.1%-0.4%5.7%3.1%3.1%3.0%4.1%
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Historical Return
 20162017201820192020
EMHY15.3%8.2%-5.2%13.0%3.8%
Peer Group* average6.6%12.6%-6.2%15.9%8.8%
60% Equity / 40% Bonds8.8%13.9%-2.8%21.8%16.4%
Global Equities (ACWI)8.4%24.3%-9.1%26.6%16.3%
U.S. Equities (SPY)12.0%21.7%-4.6%31.2%18.4%
U.S. Bonds (BND)2.5%3.5%0.1%8.8%7.7%
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Compare: Risk & Volatility

for period ending October 31, 2021
Maximum Drawdown
 1 year3 year5 year7 year10 year15 year
EMHY-3.7%-19.7%-19.7%-19.7%  
Peer Group* average-4.6%-18.3%-20.3%-21.4%-23.9%-42.7%
60% Equity / 40% Bonds-3.1%-12.7%-12.7%-12.7%-12.7%-32.2%
Global Equities (ACWI)-4.2%-21.0%-21.0%-21.0%-21.0% 
U.S. Equities (SPY)-4.7%-19.4%-19.4%-19.4%-19.4%-50.8%
U.S. Bonds (BND)-3.6%-3.9%-3.9%-3.9%-4.0%-4.0%
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Standard Deviation
 1 year3 year5 year7 year10 year15 year
EMHY8.2%13.9%11.5%10.7%  
Peer Group* average14.6%16.5%14.0%13.0%12.3%15.9%
60% Equity / 40% Bonds10.5%13.3%10.9%9.9%9.1%10.5%
Global Equities (ACWI)17.0%20.1%16.5%15.3%14.5% 
U.S. Equities (SPY)18.1%22.0%18.0%16.4%15.0%16.9%
U.S. Bonds (BND)3.2%4.1%3.7%3.5%3.3%3.8%
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Downside Deviation
 1 year3 year5 year7 year10 year15 year
EMHY3.7%11.0%8.9%8.0%  
Peer Group* average5.2%10.9%9.3%8.6%8.1%10.8%
60% Equity / 40% Bonds3.8%8.0%6.7%6.0%5.3%6.9%
Global Equities (ACWI)5.7%13.0%10.8%9.9%9.3% 
U.S. Equities (SPY)6.7%13.7%11.3%10.1%9.0%11.3%
U.S. Bonds (BND)2.4%1.9%2.1%1.9%1.9%2.0%
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Beta
 1 year3 year5 year7 year10 year15 year
EMHY0.420.520.460.44  
Peer Group* average0.550.580.570.550.560.73
60% Equity / 40% Bonds0.650.630.630.620.620.63
Global Equities (ACWI)0.940.930.920.940.96 
U.S. Equities (SPY)1.001.001.001.001.001.00
U.S. Bonds (BND)0.120.030.030.020.010.01
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Compare: Correlation

for period ending October 31, 2021
 1 year3 year5 year7 year10 year15 year
to Global Stocks (ACWI)0.820.790.730.72  
to S&P500 (SPY)0.700.720.630.62  
to U.S. Bonds (BND)0.650.350.360.32  
to Commodities (DBC)0.350.670.600.57  
to Gold (GLD)0.210.270.320.27