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 $18.43 +0.11 (+0.60 %) (As of 09/19/2018 03:38 AM ET)Previous Close$18.32Today's Range$18.21 - $18.4652-Week Range$17.28 - $24.86Volume39.90 million shsAverage Volume39.30 million shsMarket Capitalization$7.62 billionP/E RatioN/ADividend Yield0.95%BetaN/A Company ProfileDiscussionChartDividend HistoryHeadlinesSocial 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$6.37 billion Average Daily Volume$45.59 million Discount/Premium1.50% 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 Monday, December 18th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, December 19th will be paid a dividend of $0.176 per share on Friday, December 22nd. This represents a dividend yield of 0.79%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, December 18th. This is a boost from VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF's previous annual dividend of $0.06. View VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF's Dividend History. Are investors shorting VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF? VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF saw a increase in short interest during the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 35,550,683 shares, an increase of 12.8% from the August 15th total of 31,511,322 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 53,290,775 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.7 days. View VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF's Current Options Chain. Has VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF been receiving favorable news coverage? News headlines about GDX stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news stories about the exchange traded fund an impact score of 46.57 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF. Who are VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF's major shareholders? VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Morgan Stanley (4.19%), Hexavest Inc. (2.33%), MD Financial Management Inc. (0.89%), Putnam Investments LLC (0.87%), Natixis (0.87%) and SG Americas Securities LLC (0.75%). 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 Bessemer Group Inc., Opera Trading Capital, CIBC World Markets Inc., Putnam Investments LLC, Gabalex Capital Management LLC, Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI, SeaCrest Wealth Management LLC and Canal Insurance CO. Which institutional investors are buying VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF stock? GDX stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Stevens Capital Management LP, Natixis, OLD Mission Capital LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC, Bank of Nova Scotia, Renaissance Technologies LLC and Hexavest Inc.. 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 $18.43. How big of a company is VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF? VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF has a market capitalization of $7.62 billion. MarketBeat Community Rating for VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF (NYSEARCA GDX)Community Ranking: 2.6 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 109 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 104 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 213MarketBeat'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 9/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR)?