NYSEARCA:GDX - VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $20.31 -0.35 (-1.69 %) (As of 01/18/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$20.66Today's Range$20.24 - $20.6452-Week Range$17.28 - $24.86Volume50.32 million shsAverage Volume41.08 million shsMarket CapitalizationN/AP/E RatioN/ADividend Yield0.52%BetaN/A ProfileDiscussionChartDividendInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email The Fund seeks to match as closely as possible the price and yield performance of the AMEX Gold Miners Index. The Fund, utilizing a passive or indexing investment approach, attempts to approximate the investment performance of the Index by investing in a portfolio of stocks that generally replicate the Index. 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Basic Details Issuer Van Eck Fund NameVanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF Tax ClassificationRegulated Investment Company SymbolNYSEARCA:GDX Inception Date5/16/2006 Fund ManagerHao-Hung (Peter) Liao, Guo Hua (Jason) Jin WebN/A PhoneN/A Fund Focus Asset ClassEquity BenchmarkNYSE Arca Gold Miners TR USD CategorySector FocusBasic Materials Development LevelBlended Development RegionGlobal Fund Statistics Assets Under Management$7.07 billion Average Daily Volume$49.24 million Discount/Premium-1.69% ETF Expenses Management Fee0.50% Other Expenses0.03% Total Expenses0.53% Fee Waiver0.00% Net Expenses0.53%Administrator, Advisor and Custodian AdministratorVan Eck Associates Corporation AdvisorVan Eck Associates Corporation CustodianThe Bank of New York Mellon Corporation DistributorVan Eck Securities Corporation Transfer AgentThe Bank of New York Mellon Corporation Trustee Lead Market MakerVirtu Financial VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF (NYSEARCA:GDX) Frequently Asked Questions What is VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF's stock symbol? VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)ARCA under the ticker symbol "GDX." How often does VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF? VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF declared an annual dividend on Thursday, December 20th. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 21st will be paid a dividend of $0.105 per share on Thursday, December 27th. This represents a yield of 0.51%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 20th. View VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF's Dividend History. Has VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF been receiving favorable news coverage? News stories about GDX stock have been trending somewhat positive on Saturday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF earned a media sentiment score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the exchange traded fund a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. Are investors shorting VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF? VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF saw a increase in short interest in December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totalling 39,939,882 shares, an increase of 23.4% from the December 14th total of 32,378,428 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 71,799,862 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 0.6 days. View VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF's Current Options Chain. Who are VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF's major shareholders? VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Hexavest Inc. (3.01%), Cumberland Advisors Inc. (0.11%), Deane Retirement Strategies Inc. (0.04%), David R. Rahn & Associates Inc. (0.04%), Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC (0.03%) and Menlo Advisors LLC (0.02%). Which institutional investors are selling VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF stock? GDX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Pennsylvania Trust Co, E&G Advisors LP, Hollencrest Capital Management, Menlo Advisors LLC, Gradient Investments LLC and Legacy Capital Partners Inc.. Which institutional investors are buying VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF stock? GDX stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hexavest Inc., Cumberland Advisors Inc., Deane Retirement Strategies Inc., Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC, David R. Rahn & Associates Inc., Mackey Komara & Dankovich LLC, Lowe Wealth Advisors LLC and Rockland Trust Co.. How do I buy shares of VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF? Shares of GDX can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF's stock price today? One share of GDX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $20.31. MarketBeat Community Rating for VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF (NYSEARCA GDX)Community Ranking: 2.6 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 119 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 114 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 233MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe GDX will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe GDX will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 1/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the Current Ratio?