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BNY Mellon High Yield Strategies Fund (DHF)

Taxable Bond Funds - High Yield Bond Funds

Data as of Sept. 21, 2023
Market Price $2.19 (- $0.01)
NAV (Sept. 21, 2023) $2.55 (- $0.02)
Fund Listed NYSE
Premium / Discount -14.12% (+0.28%)
Fund Info
Inception April 29, 1998
Sponsor BNY Mellon Investment Adviser
Website https://im.bnymellon.c...
Phone 1-800-373-9387
Location New York
Incorporated Massachusetts
Staggered Board Yes
Term Date N/A
Objective: High current income with capital appreciation through investment in US and foreign issued non investment grade debt securities and defaulted securities.
Related Indexes
High Yield Bond Index
60/40 Balanced (w/ BDCs) Index
US Bond Index
Capital & Leverage
Outstanding Shares 72,736,534
Total Assets (Reported: March 31, 2023) $272M
Estimated Total Assets $264M
Net Assets $185M
Market Cap $159M
Portfolio Turnover 119.01%
Total Leverage 29.87%
Structural Leverage (out of total) 100.00%
Portfolio Leverage (out of total) 0.00%
Expense Ratio 2.90%
Non Lev Exp Ratio 1.30%
Rel Lev Cost 3.65%
Discount Data
Average Discount (3 Yr) -8.55%
Discount Low(3 Yr) -15.42%
Discount High(3 Yr) 8.96%
Discount Rel Range (3 Yr) 5.33%
Comp Discount -4.75
Discount St Dev (1Yr) 1.81
Z-Stat (6mo) -0.59
Z-Stat (1Yr) -0.83
Z-Stat (3Yr) -1.08
Comp Z-Stat (6mo) -0.27
Comp Z-Stat (3Yr) -0.45
Distribution Data
Market Yield 8.22%
Income Yield 8.22%
Lev Adj NAV Yield 5.44%
Distribution Frequency M
Current Distribution $0.015
Current Income $0.015
Ex-Date 9/6/23
Payable Date 9/21/23
Div Growth (3yr) -30.23%
Dividend Change -18.9% on 12/14/22
Expected Div 9/27/23
RoC (1yr) 0.00%
RoC (3yr) 0.00%
Volume & Liquidity
Average Daily $ (K) $915
Avg Volume 30 day 407,860
Avg Volume 90 day 417,757
Volume Trend -2.37%
Comp Volume Trend 0.97%
Correlation & Volatility
Price Correlation (1yr)
vs. S&P 500 (TR)
Price Correlation (1yr)
vs. CEFA's 12 Major CEF Sectors Index
Price Correlation (1yr)
vs. CEFA's High Yield Bond Index
Most Correlated Peer (Mk Pr): ISD 84.0%
NAV - Price Correlation (30 d) 3.0%
NAV - Price Correlation (90 d) 40.7%
NAV - Price Correlation (1 Yr) 70.0%
Price St Dev (1Yr) 17.7%
NAV St Dev (1Yr) 8.8%
Earnings / Share (3/31/23) $0.016
Earn Coverage 106.67%
Earnings Trend Down
UNII / Share (3/31/23) $0.001
Rel UNII 0.72
UNII Trend Down
Bond Specific Data
Maturity 4.96
Duration 3.48
Credit Rating (rbo) B
Investment Grade 5.52%
Non Investment Grade 93.90%
Unrated Bonds 0.58%
NAV Beta (2yr)
vs. S&P 500 (TR)
NAV Beta (2yr)
vs. CEFA's 12 Major CEF Sectors Index
NAV Beta (2yr)
vs. CEFA's High Yield Bond Index

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